Sebastian Vettel Wins European Grand Prix, Webber Flips

Dustin H.Correspondent IJune 27, 2010

VALENCIA, SPAIN - JUNE 27:  Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull Racing celebrates on the podium after winning the European Formula One Grand Prix at the Valencia Street Circuit on July 27, 2010, in Valencia, Spain.  (Photo by Andrew Hone/Getty Images)
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Sebastian Vettel scored the win Sunday at Valencia in the European Grand Prix. Vettel started from pole and took the victory. Lewis Hamilton finished second with Jenson Button in fourth. Mark Webber flipped on lap seven after making contact with the Lotus of Heikki Kovalainen. Webber ran into the back of Kovalainen and his car somersaulted backwards at 180 degrees, landed upside down then back over on its wheels and into a concrete wall. Webber was ok, but started on the front row and at turn one had fell back to ninth after a wild race to turn one. Sebasitan Vettel would cruise to victory and put himself back into the title hunt.

Formula One European Grand Prix Results From Valencia, Spain.

  1. Sebastian Vettel
  2. Lewis Hamilton
  3. Jenson Button
  4. Rubens Barrichello
  5. Robert Kubica
  6. Adrian Sutil
  7. Kamui Kobayashi
  8. Fernando Alonso
  9. Sebastian Buemi
  10. Nico Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton is the Championship Points leader over Jenson Button by 6 points and the next race is at Silverstone on July 11th.