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Buxton and Rossi aboard the USS Typhoon (VIDEO)

Apr 26, 2013, 12:00 PM EST

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NBC Sports Network Formula One pit reporter Will Buxton and Caterham reserve driver Alexander Rossi, the only American with a valid superlicense, had time in Bahrain to experience something not many civilians get the chance to do: ride on board the USS Typhoon. A host of U.S. Naval ships are in the area.

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