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Poll: Should Hamilton have let Rosberg through?

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Some F1 people believe Lewis Hamilton cost Nico Rosberg the opportunity of top podium in the Hungarian Grand Prix on last race weekend.

Pressure is threatening to boil over at Mercedes following Hamilton reject to obey team orders from the pit-wall and allow his team-mate through Hungarian GP.

Following the second pit-stop, pole-sitter Rosberg start the battle with soft tyres – closing in on Hamilton – on mediums, Mercedes asked Hamilton to move over as Rosberg still had one more pit stop to make. But the Brit rejects the message and was fighting for podium place with Daniel Ricciardo and Fernando Alonso, finally he made third place ahead of Rosberg.

“That was such a difficult race with so many difficult decisions that needed to be made, quick decisions, and we need to analyse how we ended up there and whether from here we need to discuss the racing between the two,” Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said.

“It is getting intense and it is clear that they are direct competitors for the world championship. We need to sit down and discuss it.

Do you think, Should Hamilton have let Rosberg through and followed team orders?



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