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Mercedes to consider 'team orders' after Monza

Aug.28 Toto Wolff says Mercedes may soon need to consider imposing 'team orders'. Lewis Hamilton is still leading the world championship, but the Mercedes driver ended the weekend at Spa wondering if Ferrari has a "trick" engine. Wolff played that down, saying he has "complete trust" in the FIA to enforce the technical rules. But it now seems clear that Ferrari's is obviously the faster, with Sebastian Vettel having won the Belgian GP and closed the gap to 17 points. So it could be that Valtteri Bottas is asked to step in and support Hamilton's quest for the championship. "I absolutely don't like it and it completely contradicts my racing instincts," team...
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