#ICYMI: Bottas shines on troubled day for Mercedes and Hamilton

2017-11-12 11:25

Valtteri Bottas allowed himself a roar of delight when he claimed pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix after Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton had crashed out of contention.

Bottas wants to be treated as Hamilton's equal

2017-11-09 22:24

Valtteri Bottas intends to take the initiative in his intra-team battle with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton next year and prove himself.

'Super-annoyed' Verstappen escapes Mexico penalty

2017-10-29 12:05

Max Verstappen escaped a penalty on Saturday and kept his second place on the grid for the Mexican Grand Prix after a stewards' inquiry into an alleged blocking incident.

Hamilton: Merc undecided on aero package

2017-10-05 13:48

Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes have not yet decided which aero package to run in Japan, the new one that Valtteri Bottas raced at Sepang or the old that Hamilton used.

Hamilton: Merc have some really big problems

2017-10-02 11:35

Lewis Hamilton may have extended his lead in the title race to 34 points at Sepang, however, he fears Mercedes have "some really big problems" with their W08.

Bottas confident he can earn another Merc deal

2017-09-26 10:35

Valtteri Bottas has said he is "happy" to extend his stay at Mercedes into a second year, but is already looking to put in the performances to earn another deal.

'I'm not here to finish third' - Bottas

2017-09-15 08:14

Valtteri Bottas said he'd see finishing third in the Drivers' championship as a failure after he was handed a new one-year contract by Mercedes.

Bottas re-signs with Mercedes for 2018

2017-09-13 13:58

F1 team Mercedes have confirmed that Valtteri Bottas has signed a new one-year deal and will remain Lewis Hamilton's partner for the 2018 season.

'A no brainer': Mercedes to extend Valtteri Bottas' contract

2017-09-02 10:05

Valtteri Bottas has been assured he will keep his seat at Mercedes for at least another year.

Bottas: Halo won't hurt Formula 1

2017-08-15 19:36

Although some in the paddock fear the arrival of Halo goes against the DNA of Formula 1, Valtteri Bottas says he doesn't think it will "hurt" the sport.


Bottas on pole in Brazil, Hamilton starts last

2017-11-11 19:24

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas took pole for the Brazilian Grand Prix while team-mate Lewis Hamilton crashed out and will start the race from the back of the grid.

2018 Mercedes will suit Bottas better - Lauda

2017-11-01 10:14

Mercedes is promising to build a car more suitable for Valtteri Bottas' driving style in 2018.

#MexicoGP: Bottas tops opening practice, Hamilton second

2017-10-27 19:35

Valtteri Bottas topped the times ahead of his world championship-chasing Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in Friday's opening practice for this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix.

Mercedes 'worried' over Bottas slump

2017-10-04 13:02

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has said he is "worried" about Valtteri Bottas' recent form, but believes it is down to set-up rather than driver ability.

Malaysian GP: Hamilton grabs pole position, Vettel to start last

2017-09-30 12:08

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton will start from pole position for the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix with title rival Sebastian Vettel at the back of the grid.

Wolff: Still no 'number 1' at Mercedes

2017-09-19 08:27

Although Toto Wolff concedes that Lewis Hamilton has a "higher" chance of winning the World title than Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes won't commit to making Hamilton number one.

I'm not here to finish third - Bottas

2017-09-15 08:00

Valtteri Bottas said he'd see finishing third in the drivers' championship as a failure after he was handed a new one-year contract by his Formula One team Mercedes.

Hamilton goes top after Italian GP win

2017-09-03 17:57

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton charged to the top of the drivers' championship with a dominant victory in the Italian Grand Prix.

Bottas insists he's still in the title fight

2017-08-29 18:52

Dropping 41 points behind Sebastian Vettel in Belgium, Valtteri Bottas insists his title quest is not yet over - but he does need some bad luck to befall his rivals.

Valtteri Bottas 'the perfect driver' - Nico Rosberg

2017-08-14 10:51

While the Lewis Hamilton vs Sebastian Vettel battle continues, former Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has been impressed with Valtteri Bottas.

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