Formula 1 2011: Singapore Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel is just one point removed from becoming the youngest ever back to back Formula 1 World Champion after his win in Singapore. The Singapore grand prix is run under spotlights, gving it a special vibe. The race was exciting to watch, but never really special. Vettel lead from start to finish and was never really threatened. [39 photos total]

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An aerial view shows part of the illuminated Marina Bay street circuit of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at dusk September 19, 2011. The Singapore F1 night race will take place on September 25. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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An aerial view shows part of the illuminated Marina Bay street circuit of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at dusk September 20, 2011. The F1 pit building is pictured at behind the Singapore Flyer observation wheel. The Singapore F1 night race will take place on September 25. (REUTERS/ Matthew Lee) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany listens to a question during a TV interview at the paddock of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit, September 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Ferrari crew conduct a pit stop practice at the Marina Bay street circuit ahead of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix September 22, 2011. The Singapore F1 night race will take place on September 25. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany smiles as he chats with mechanics working on his car in the garage at the Marina Bay street circuit of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix September 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Ferrari Formula One driver Felipe Massa of Brazil signs his autograph on a helmet during a promotional event ahead of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 22, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives out of his garage during the first practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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McLaren Formula One driver Jenson Button of Britain drives during the first practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Mark Webber of Australia drives during the first practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the first practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Renault Formula One driver Bruno Senna of Brazil drives during the first practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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McLaren Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives during the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Toro Rosso Formula One driver Jaime Alguersuari of Spain drives over a bump during the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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HRT Formula One driver Vitantonio Liuzzi of Italy drives over a bump during the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Ferrari Formula One driver Fernando Alonso of Spain stops in the pits during the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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McLaren Formula One driver Jenson Button of Britain takes a drink after the second practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 23, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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Miss Universe 2011 Leila Lopes receives a tour of Ferrari Formula One driver Fernando Alonso of Spain's garage before the third practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh () #
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McLaren Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives during the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Mark Webber of Australia drives during the third practice session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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McLaren Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain walks in the garage after the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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McLaren Formula One crew rolls Lewis Hamilton's car back to their garage after his rear tyre punctured during the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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HRT Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia takes a drink after the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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F1 Grid girls hold the Singapore flag before the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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F1 Grid girls parade before the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel (L) of Germany drives at the start of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Michael Caronna) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel (FRONT) of Germany leads the pack, as Mercedes Formula One driver Nico Rosberg (L) of Germany cuts through the side, at the start of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany (FRONT) drives ahead of the pack during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Ferrari Formula One driver Felipe Massa of Brazil drives during the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. Reuters/Timothy Sim #
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Pit crew change tyres for Ferrari Formula One driver Felipe Massa of Brazil during a pit stop at the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Mark Webber of Australia drives during the qualifying session of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 24, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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Ferrari Formula One driver Fernando Alonso of Spain drives ahead of Red Bull Formula One driver Mark Webber of Australia during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Edgar Su) #
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Pit crew get ready before a pit stop for McLaren Formula One driver Jenson Button of Britain during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong) #
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Mercedes Formula One driver Michael Schumacher of Germany gets out of his car after he crashed during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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F1 Grid girls watch the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Tim Chong (SINGAPORE - Tags: SPORT MOTOR RACING SOCIETY)) #
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Track officials push the car of Lotus Formula One driver Jarno Trulli of Italy during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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Ferrari Formula One driver Felipe Massa of Brazil drives during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/Timothy Sim) #
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Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel (9th L) of Germany and teammate Mark Webber (10th L) of Australia pose for a photo with the team after the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore September 25, 2011. (REUTERS/David Loh) #

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