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Wolff: Merc rivalry intensifying

Mercedes Executive Director Toto Wolfff admitted that the rivalry between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg is "getting a bit intense". Speaking to crash.net after last week's Monaco Grand Prix, Wolff added that he wants to continue encouraging Hamilton and Rosberg to race. Hamilton believes Rosberg went off deliberately during qualifying to ensure he starts on pole position for the race in the Principality, where the starting position on the grid is vital to a strong race result. Since Sunday's race, which Rosberg won to reclaim the Drivers' Championship lead from Hamilton, it has emerged that both drivers turned up their engine settings in recent races - against team orders - in...
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