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Vettel jumps Hamilton for Australian GP win after Haas disaster

Sebastian Vettel beat Lewis Hamilton to victory in the Australian Grand Prix after a calamity at Haas led to a Virtual Safety Car period that benefited Ferrari.

With Hamilton leading Kimi Raikkonen and Vettel, Ferrari opted to pit its lead car for soft tires after 18 laps, resulting in Mercedes responding. While Vettel stayed out to lead on old ultrasoft tires, it was the rest of the pit stops that flipped the race on the head as Haas suffered heartbreak.

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