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Raikkonen: You want me to let him go? Please. Just tell me

On a day when both Ferrari and Mercedes issued team orders to their ‘second' drivers. Kimi Raikkonen was the first to get the call from the Reds to move over and allow Sebastian Vettel to take the lead at around the halfway mark of the German Grand Prix. The order came after Vettel emerged from his pitstop with more pace and quickly reeled in the veteran Finn. While doing so he was urging the team to move his teammate aside. On lap 33 the German warned over the radio: 'My rears are getting quite hot.' And a lap later, increasingly frustrated, he added, 'This is just silly, I'm just losing time and destroying my tyres. Can't you see the tyre temperatures? What are you waiting for?'...
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