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Hamilton ended his stand-off with Massa with a hug after Brazilian GP

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McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton ended his latest clash with Ferrari’s Felipe Massa following embracing his competitor right away following the Brazilian GP. Lewis Hamilton has clash several times with Massa – They are included collisions in Monaco, Britain, Singapore, Japan, and India.

But in a bid to draw a line under the tensions that have developed this season, Hamilton visited Massa at the Ferrari motorhome while he was speaking to Brazilian journalists.

Speaking about what happened, Massa said: “I never had anything against him. I always respected him, even this year after everything that has happened.

“I think it is nice of him to come here because it was never going to come from me because I did nothing wrong during the year.”

Hamilton said about the moment: “It’s been a long hard year for all the drivers, and I hope they all have a good winter. It was good to have a nice chat with Felipe after the race. I have great respect for him and I’m already looking forward to racing him again next year.”

Stefano Domenicali, Ferrari team principal also admired Hamilton for going to see Massa following the race.

“I think that I was pleased today to see Lewis Hamilton coming here today and hugging Felipe, because at the end of the day that is what it is all about,” he explained. “It was a good gesture and I am happy it is pretty cleared up. I am very pleased for that.”

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