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The Sun – It was a miserable race for Red Bull who suffered a double retirement as Webber crashed out on lap 19.
Alonso took advantage of race leader Sebastian Vettel’s engine blowing up nine laps from home, to take the chequered flag and move 11 points clear of Mark Webber at the top of the Formula One world title standings.
Valencia 2010, big crash between Webber and Kovalainen.
news.bbc.co.uk – Mark Webber admitted he was “lucky” to escape unhurt from a horrific 200mph accident in the European Grand Prix.
The Red Bull driver somersaulted and landed upside down after running into the back of Heikki Kovalainen’s Lotus.
Webber said: “I’m happy. I was just having a shower and thinking, ‘Mate, you’re lucky to be in one piece.’
“It was a nasty incident. I was surprised by what happened. I’m a little bit tender here and there but the car did a great job.”
Webber was fighting his way back up the field after two early blows to his hopes.
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