Why would Mercedes screw Hamilton?

Why would Mercedes screw Hamilton?

Lewis Hamilton's comments in the heat of the moment after his latest Mercedes engine failure raised eyebrows, but such misfortune is down to matters far more complex than skulduggery

It doesn't take much for Lewis Hamilton to spit the dummy, and after the Malaysian Grand Prix he did exactly that.

He was having a fantastic weekend, dominating his Mercedes team-mate and world championship rival Nico Rosberg, and he was set to regain the points lead when it all went wrong on lap 41. I know engine failures are not things we see very often these days, but sorry, sometimes they do happen.

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