26 Mar '11, 5am

World champion Sebastian Vettel will start from pole position for Sunday's season-opening F1 Australian Grand Prix

World champion Sebastian Vettel will start from pole position for Sunday's season-opening F1 Australian Grand Prix

Red Bull-Renault driver and reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel of Germany returns to the pits after setting the fastest lap time during the final practice session of Formula One's Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. -- PHOTO: AFP MELBOURNE - WORLD champion Sebastian Vettel will start from pole position for Sunday's season-opening Formula One Australian Grand Prix after a dominant performance by the Red Bull driver in Saturday's qualifying. Vettel had a time of 1 minute, 23.529 seconds, more than three-quarters of a second quicker than nearest rival Lewis Hamilton of McLaren. 'It's a good position to be in. It's the best position, pole position, so I'm very happy with that,' Vettel said. 'But we need to keep our feet on the ground and see how we get on tomorrow.' Red Bull's Mark Webber will start from third in front of his home crowd, with Jenson Button of McLaren fou...

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