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Magnussen pleads innocence over Massa clash

HOCKENHEIM, Germany, July 20, 2014 (AFP) - Danish rookie Kevin Magnussen hit back at Felipe Massa's claim on Sunday that he was to blame for their first corner collision at the German Grand Prix, saying he had nowhere to go. Magnussen, 21, said he did his best to avoid driving his McLaren into Massa's Williams, causing an accident that sent the Brazilian upside down as he bounced across the circuit. Massa was unhurt, but after a visit to the circuit medical centre he blamed Magnussen for the incident. The race stewards said no action was needed. "For sure, if I had another place to go I wouldn't have had contact," said Magnussen. "I didn't see...
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