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Massa slams Mercedes over slow formation laps

Felipe Massa has criticised Mercedes' habit of slow formation laps after claiming his poor start to the British Grand Prix was caused by clutch issues that developed as a result of having to stop twice on his way to the grid, the Williams driver suggesting penalties should be considered by the FIA to prevent it from occurring again. Starting further down the grid order than of late after being caught out by inclement weather conditions in qualifying, Massa went on to suffer an equally dismal race day when he failed to get away properly at the start before retiring when he collided with the spinning Kimi Raikkonen on the first lap. With team-mate Valtteri Bottas turning a similarly lowly...
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