The Austin Grand Prix made it eight wins in a row for Sebastian Vettel. An all-time record in Formula One. The guy is simply a machine.

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Vettel walks towards the pit land after arriving at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mercedes Formula One driver Hamilton of Britain enters the team garage at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia chats with Fernando Alonso of Spain before the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg of Germany waves to the media before the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Jenson Button of Britain looks on while seated in his car in the team garage before the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia is attended to by his crew during the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Felipe Massa of Brazil is attended to by his crew during the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Esteban Gutierrez of Mexico drives ahead of Sebastian Vettel of Germany during the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso of Spain drives during the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the first practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia drives during the second practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives during the second practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia drives during the second practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives ahead of Romain Grosjean of France during the second practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Track workers remove the car of Max Chilton of Britain during the second practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Brake lights are pictured at the Ferrari Formula One pit during the third practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany is sprayed with dried ice to keep cool during the third practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Nico Hulkenberg of Germany drives during the third practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the third practice session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Adrian Sutil of Germany and Paul di Resta of Britain drive during the third practice session of the U.S. F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Heikki Kovalainen of Finland drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Romain Grosjean of France drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso of Spain drives out of the pit lane during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Felipe Massa of Brazil pulls out of the pit lane during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Giedo van der Garde of the Netherlands tries to get back onto the track next to Pastor Maldonaldo of Venezuela during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Esteban Gutierrez of Mexico drives during the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Handout photo of Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton sporting an image of Michael Jackson on his helmet at the Austin F1 GP. JURGEN TAP/MERCEDES/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Nico Hulkenberg of Germany drives in front of Fernando Alonso of Spain during the qualifying session of the U.S. F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Mark Webber of Australia pose with Romain Grosjean of France after the qualifying session of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads as drivers start the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads the pack at the start of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads the pack during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads drivers as they prepare to take turn one on the first lap of the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads the pack in front of Mark Webber of Australia and Romain Grosjean of France during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Mark Webber of Australia drives during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Max Chilton of Britain drives next to Sebastian Vettel of Germany in the pits during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany leads the pack during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton of Britain makes a turn during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo of Australia drives ahead of Nico Rosberg of Germany and Heikki Kovalainen of Finland during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany takes a turn while competing in the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Felipe Massa of Brazil drives during the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany waves to fans after winning the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Romain Grosjean of France leads Mark Webber of Australia through a turn during the U.S. F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates as he wins the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany takes the checkered flag to win the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . POOL/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates with the trophy next to Mark Webber of Australia and Romain Grosjean of France after the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin . ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany (L) talks to racing legend Mario Andretti after winning the U.S. F1 Grand Prix final at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. ADREES LATIF/REUTERS

Formula One 2013: Austin Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates his win with the Red Bull team after the Austin F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. MIKE STONE/REUTERS

Nov 18, 2013