2012 U.S. Grand Prix

2012 U.S. Grand Prix

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Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (R) of Britain is followed by Red Bull Racing driver Sebastian Vettel (L) of Germany through turn 17 during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas on November 17, 2012 in Austin, Texas. A bold passing maneuver at the end of a long straightway slipped Hamilton past Vettel allowing Hamilton on to win the US Grand Prix on Novermber 17 in the first Formula One race on American soil since 2007. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

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by KVUE.com

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Posted on November 19, 2012 at 9:26 AM

Updated Saturday, Dec 21 at 8:23 PM

AUSTIN -- Hundreds of thousands of people came to Austin over the weekend to see the Formula 1 U.S. Grand Prix at the new Circuit of the Americas track.

Great Britain's Lewis Hamilton came out on top in the first Formula 1 race to be held in the U.S. since 2007.

Sebastian Vettel came in second, followed by Fernando Alonso in third. The championship race will be held in Sao Paolo, Brazil next week.

Click through the photos to see images from the race on Sunday, Nov. 18.

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