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Moss: Massa right to ignore team orders

– Sir Stirling Moss believes Felipe Massa made the right decision to ignore team orders in the Malaysian Grand Prix last weekend and not concede seventh place to Williams team-mate Valtteri Bottas. “If it’s not written into the contract that you must let your team-mate through, you’re racing him as much as anyone else on the track – and if it were in the contract I wouldn’t sign it,” Moss told Motor Sport Magazine.com when asked for his opinion on the matter. “I only made an exception for one person and that was for [Juan Manuel] Fangio and out of respect.” “There might be other grounds, later in the season if only one of you has a shot at the title but this was...
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