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Through Rain and Thunderstorms, Lewis Hamilton on Pole for Malaysian Grand Prix

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It was wet stormy day at the Sepang track, during qualifying, for the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix, on Saturday.  Mercedes wunderkind and two-time champion Lewis Hamilton took his second pole position in the second race of the season. Former Red Bull champion Sebastian Vettel, in his first season driving for Ferrari, broke-up the Mercedes 1-2 front row by taking second away from fellow German, Nico Rosberg.  A very disappointed Nico Rosberg, will be starting in third position.  Red Bulls, Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat qualified 4th and 5th respectively.  For the first time in 54-years, a teenager, Max Verstappen, qualified in the top ten in Formula One Grand Prix qualifying. Verstappen, driving for Toro Rosso, and will be starting, sixth, on Sunday.   At age 17, Verstappen is the youngest driver in Formula One.  Thunderstorms and torrential rains stopped any momentum Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen may have had, scoring in the top ten. He will start in eleventh, position.  The Sepang crowd welcomed back an injured Fernando Alonso and Valtteri Bottas after both drivers suffered injuries doing what the love, racing.  With dynamics on the track changing, Sunday's race should be spectacular.

Keep it tuned to Xiro Xone News Sports for all the action at the Formula One Grand Prix, Malaysia.

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