Mark Webber earned his second pole of the 2013 season on Saturday to earn the top starting spot on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix grid. He put together the fastest lap in Q3 on his final attempt to edge out his Red Bull Racing teammate Sebastian Vettel who will start second.
For Webber it is his 13th career pole. He will look for his first win of 2013 on Sunday.
Starting on the second row will be Mercedes' teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. Starting fifth will be Kimi Raikkonen for Lotus, Nico Hulkenberg will start sixth for Sauber, Romain Grosjean seventh for Lotus, and Felipe Massa eighth for Ferrari. Sergio Perez for McLaren was ninth and Daniel Ricciardo tenth for Toro Rosso.
Fernando Alonso will start eleventh after not getting out of Q2 for the first time this season in his Ferrari.
Sebastian Vettel has already clinched his fourth straight World Championship and is looking for his seventh straight win of the 2013 season.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will start at 7:30 a.m. ET and can be seen on the NBC Sports Network.
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