Mercedes Valtteri Bottas in five facts

2017-01-16 21:19

Five facts about new Mercedes driver and former Williams driver, Valtteri Bottas.

Bottas replaces Rosberg at Mercedes, Massa back at Williams

2017-01-16 18:22

Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas will race alongside Lewis Hamilton at the Mercedes F1 team this season.

F1: Pascal Wehrlein to join Sauber in 2017

2017-01-16 15:12

Sauber confirmed that Pascal Wehrlein will drive for the team this season, the German driver made his debut at the Australian Grand Prix in 2016.

Zetsche's first thought: Not Lewis again

2017-01-12 21:34

Receiving a call from Toto Wolff in the wake of the Abu Dhabi GP, Mercedes boss Dieter Zetsche has revealed his first reaction was "oh again, something with Lewis."

Lowe departs Mercedes, joins Williams

2017-01-10 21:12

According to reports, Mercedes executive director Paddy Lowe has left to join Williams, which could speed up the process of Valtteri Bottas going the other way.

'Rosberg could have told me' - Hulkenberg on Mercedes F1 seat

2017-01-09 12:40

Nico Hulkenberg says one of his goals in F1 has always been to move to a bigger team, perhaps Mercedes in the future.

2016 saw the best German car sales this decade

2017-01-05 08:39

Automakers sold more vehicles in Germany in 2016 than in any year since 2009, figures released by the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) reveal.

Don't panic Mercedes: Wolff

2016-12-24 10:08

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff remains calm as the search goes on to find a replacement for world champion Nico Rosberg for 2017.

Hamilton reflects on 'odd' 2016

2016-12-22 20:30

Four time former Formula One world Champion Lewis Hamilton says there were a number of incidents in 2016 that he found a bit odd.

'Why did he cry?' F1 holds breath on Massa's return

2016-12-21 10:03

Felipe Massa has played down reports that he is definitely cancelling his retirement plans in order to stay at Williams for 2017.


Here are F1 driver line-ups for 2017

2017-01-16 19:06

Valtteri Bottas has been named Lewis Hamilton's new team mate at Mercedes. Here are driver line-ups for the 2017 Formula 1 world championship.

Bottas to partner Hamilton at Mercedes

2017-01-16 17:31

The Mercedes Formula One team named Valtteri Bottas as the new partner for Lewis Hamilton for 2017.

Renault can 'catch up' with Mercedes by 2018

2017-01-13 17:01

Renault need to catch up with Mercedes by 2018 before they can become "capable of innovating", according to managing director Cyril Abiteboul.

Mercedes technical F1 chief quits

2017-01-11 08:17

Paddy Lowe, one of the architects behind Mercedes' recent success in F1, has left the team after more than 3 years as its technical chief.

Brawn: You cannot compare Hamilton and Schumacher

2017-01-09 19:53

After a season in which Lewis Hamilton moved up to second on the race winners' list, Ross Brawn says it is difficult to compare the Brit to Michael Schumacher.

Has Bottas been selected by Mercedes?

2017-01-09 11:09

Valtteri Bottas' next step in Formula 1 will be known "in good time" before pre-season testing begins late February.

FIA bans Mercedes concept after Ferrari complaint - report

2017-01-04 10:19

Ferrari has reportedly made a bold bid to catch up in 2017 by designing a new suspension system, or have the Mercedes-pioneered concept banned by the FIA.

Wheels24 staff applies for Rosberg's vacant Mercedes seat

2016-12-23 10:29

With no formal training, engineering expertise, karting experience or ability to communicate via two-way radios, here's why the Wheels24 journos will swap their day-jobs to travel the world.

Why Mercedes won't pick Wehrlein: 'To avoid Alonso-Hamilton 2007 scenario'

2016-12-22 11:28

Lewis Hamilton reportedly told Mercedes not to make Pascal Wehrlein his team mate, seemingly to avoid a repeat of the Alonso-Hamilton relationship.

Red Bull's Ricciardo rules out Mercedes move

2016-12-21 09:12

Australian Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo has officially ruled out a move to Mercedes next season, saying he's committed to Red Bull for the next two years.

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