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Nov 17

F1: Vettel Reflects On Historic USGP Victory

Sebastian Vettel celebrates after winning the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

celebrates after winning the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Sebastian Vettel has set a lot of records over his career, and in Austin today he achieved another landmark when he beat ’s record to become the first man to win eight straight races in a single season.

won nine times over 1952-’53, but nobody had won more than seven in a single season.

“I think it’s one of those records that you never expect to be beaten, so it’s very difficult to find the right words,” said Vettel. “I didn’t really answer the questions the last couple of days because at the end of the day what makes me jump into the car is not a certain number.

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Nov 17

IndyCar: Franchitti’s Vacated Seat Could Be Filled By Kanaan

Tony Kanaan (right) could drive the No. 10 Target-sponsored car recently vacated when Dario Franchitti (left) was forced to retire. (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) could drive the No. 10 Target-sponsored car recently vacated when (left) was forced to retire. (Photo: Getty Images)

driver Tony Kanaan showed up at NASCAR’s season finale wearing a red Target hat.

It may have been a show of support.

It also may have been a sign of things to come.

Kanaan, a Miami native, spent time with car owner Chip Ganassi as well as close friend Juan Pablo Montoya at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday. But Kanaan offered no insight into what changes might happen at Target in the coming weeks.

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Nov 17

F1: Vettel Wins United States Grand Prix For Eighth Straight Victory

Sebastian Vettel kisses the trophy after winning the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

kisses the trophy after winning the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Sebastian Vettel climbed out of his Red Bull car, pumped his right first then held up eight fingers, one for each of his consecutive victories.

Formula One’s German dominator just keeps on winning.

The four-time world champion won the U.S. Grand Prix in easy fashion Sunday, setting an F1 season record with his eighth straight victory behind another blistering drive that gave the field no chance to catch him.

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Nov 17

MotoGP: Marquez Attends Tribute Party In Hometown Of Cervera

Marc Marquez celebrates his MotoGP World Championship in his hometown of Cervera. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

celebrates his World Championship in his hometown of Cervera. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

For yet another year, thousands of fans take to the streets of Marc Marquez’ home town to congratulate the MotoGP rookie title winner.

The MotoGP World Championship concluded last weekend with the Valencian Grand Prix, and with a new title winner in Marc Marquez. His neighbors in Cervera, Lleida, took to the streets to celebrate upon the champion’s return, decorating the town with the name and number of the Repsol rider to provide a hero’s welcome.

As they did in 2010 for Marquez winning the 125cc World Championship and last year for the star’s Moto2 title triumph, fans banded together to make the homecoming an event to remember. Marquez – who debuted in Grand Prix racing with Repsol backing in 2008 – was accompanied by his brother – and Moto3 Rookie of the Year– Alex at a press conference, before being paraded through the streets of Cervera in an open-top car.

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