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Mercedes may impose team orders – Toto Wolff

Mercedes’ team boss Toto Wolff said that he may consider imposing team orders after the Italian Grand Prix as the title fight between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel is getting more intense. Mercedes usually stresses that both drivers share equal status at Mercedes, but the team may be force to shift Valtteri Bottas into a supporting role. There are eight races remaining in this season and Lewis Hamilton is leading the championship in front of Sebastian Vettel by 17 points. Valtteri Bottas sits in fourth place in the championship 87 points adrift of his team-mate. The current situation and the fact there Mercedes and Ferrari are almost on equal terms performance-wise may force Wolff...
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