'Weak' Bottas loses main F1 sponsor

2019-01-10 08:19

'Partly it was not his own fault, but I think he was quite weak at the end of the year,' says Billionaire Antti Aarnio-Wihuri.

'Bad season was not all Valtteri Bottas' fault' - Mika Salo

2018-12-07 06:59

Former Formula 1 driver Mika Salo has defended Valtteri Bottas at the end of a bad season for his fellow Finn.

Bottas could lose seat during 2019 - Villeneuve

2018-12-03 10:45

Jacques Villeneuve thinks Valtteri Bottas' days at Mercedes could be numbered.

Next year's tyres similar to 2018 Pirelli's - Bottas

2018-11-28 08:46

'The differences are really small. The inner structure is a bit thicker, which means the blistering should be less,' says Valtteri Bottas.

Valtteri Bottas race engineer leaves Formula 1 team

2018-11-27 07:55

Valtteri Bottas is losing his race engineer Tony Ross.

Bottas 'not worried' about 2020 seat

2018-11-23 08:22

Valtteri Bottas says he is not worried he could lose his seat after 2019.

Verstappen not interested in third place

2018-11-12 08:35

Max Verstappen says he has no interest in being 'best of the rest' in 2018.

Hamilton won't do Bottas 'any favours'

2018-11-09 18:16

Lewis Hamilton says he won't be called on to return the favour Valtteri Bottas paid him back in Russia by handing his team-mate a race win.

Mercedes could oust Valtteri Bottas for Ocon - Doornbos

2018-10-23 08:41

Valtteri Bottas could be ousted at the eleventh hour in order to improve the Mercedes team and rescue the career of Esteban Ocon.

Valtteri Bottas hopes for better tyres in 2019

2018-10-18 12:37

Valtteri Bottas says he hopes Pirelli supplies better tyres next year.


Wolff fires warning to unlucky Bottas

2018-12-23 10:49

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has warned Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas that his place in the team will be under scrutiny in 2019.

Bottas has 'no' interest in Rosberg advice

2018-12-03 21:30

Valtteri Bottas has no interest in listen to any advice from Nico Rosberg, despite the German being the last team-mate to beat Lewis Hamilton.

Valtteri Bottas' slump was Mercedes' only 2018 flaw - Ross Brawn

2018-11-30 06:55

'The only slight flaw, if there can be one in a season like this, was the performance of Valtteri Bottas,' according to Formula 1 sporting boss Ross Brawn.

A new race engineer for Bottas in 2019

2018-11-27 19:08

Valtteri Bottas will have a new race engineer for the 2019 season with Tony Ross moving over to Mercedes' Formula E project.

Wolff admits concern over Bottas mental state

2018-11-26 08:02

'Valtteri was very good until then. I believe that when you have no more chances in the championship, it hurts you mentally,' says Toto Wolff.

History awaits Mercedes after fifth successive double

2018-11-12 18:04

Wrapping up their fifth championship double in as many years in Brazil, history and a record-breaking sixth await Mercedes in 2019.

Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton fastest in Brazilian GP 2nd practice

2018-11-09 21:59

Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton set the pace in Brazilian GP second practice on Friday.

Hamilton believes Bottas' partnership F1's greatest

2018-11-08 18:48

Lewis Hamilton has paid tribute to his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas and described their pairing as "the greatest" in Formula One history.

Valtteri Bottas not worried about Esteban Ocon threat for 2020

2018-10-19 12:38

Valtteri Bottas has dismissed suggestions his Mercedes adventure could end after 2019.

Valtteri Bottas coping well with end of 2018 season - Wolff

2018-10-08 08:32

Valtteri Bottas is coping well with a difficult end to his 2018 campaign.

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