Not many people agree with Felipe Massa that he was an entirely innocent party in that first-corner crash at the German Grand Prix. However, I do agree - although for entirely different reasons - with his sentiments that F1's top drivers had better be keeping an eye out for the young rising stars right now.
Massa may be talking about youthful exuberance causing a few too many first-lap crashes - although have there really been that many this season? But Hockenheim marked another step in a generation change that is going on right now.
The real question Massa should be asking himself is not why Magnussen has shown so little desire to back off with his aggression early in the races but just why the Dane is right up there battling near the front in the first place.
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