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Dutch teen is youngest-ever F1 winner

first_imgMercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg initially stole the headlines, after a second-corner collision left the two drivers out of the race — the first time in history Mercedes has lost both its cars on the first lap.But the incident should take nothing away from the teenager, who sped to the front alongside Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo after the safety car had been deployed.Verstappen showed maturity beyond his years, as he led for the final 21 laps of the race on deteriorating tires and with far more experienced drivers on his tail. “It feels amazing,” the Verstappen said on the podium. “I cant believe it.”It was a great race — I have to say thank you to the team for giving me such a great car. To win straight away in the first race is a great feeling.”When asked if he thought his father, Jos, a former Formula One driver himself, would be proud, Verstappen replied: “I think so. From a very young age my dad helped me a lot and to achieve this amazing.”last_img read more

House fire in Vancouver displaces family of eight

first_imgA chimney fire at a house in Vancouver’s Sunnyside neighborhood Tuesday night displaced a family of eight.Firefighters were called to the house, 9908 N.E. 107th St., for a fire that started in the chimney pipe, Deputy Clark County Fire Marshal Dan Young said.The residents sprayed water on the flames and called 911 at about 7:45 p.m., Young said. Crews arrived and tore into the wall and the attic, where the fire had spread. The damage to the house was estimated at about $40,000, Young said. Two adults and six children were displaced by the fire, Young said, and volunteers with the American Red Cross responded to assist them.Young said that with the weather turning colder, it is a good idea to have chimneys inspected and cleaned.last_img read more

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