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Felipe Massa set for F1 farewell at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Sometimes retirement isn't always final. At last year's Brazilian Grand Prix, Felipe Massa walked through the Interlagos pits after crashing his Williams and ended up in floods of tears as the crowd cheered wildly and members of other teams clapped and formed a guard of honour. He eventually fell into an embrace with his wife and son, and the tears fell faster still. He had only one F1 race to come but, at his home race, where he had so nearly won the world championship in 2008, this was the real goodbye. Or so we thought. Less than three weeks later, newly crowned 2016 champion Nico Rosberg stunned just about everybody by announcing his immediate retirement and suddenly a vacancy had...
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