Tag: Valtteri Bottas
Valtteri Bottas does not feel sports psychology will work on him.
Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen crash in an accident-strewn Austrian Grand Prix practice while Charles Leclerc stays out of trouble and sends Ferrari back to the top of the timesheets.
The Spielberg circuit delivered the busiest and most chaotic free practice of the season with two red flag interruptions.
Bottas brings home victory even with team mate Hamilton putting on pressure through out the race.
Sebastian Vettel is 3rd-fastest for Mercedes' arch-rivals Ferrari for the race in Shanghai.
Bottas landed his first pole position in Bahrain and came close to winning the race last year.
While Mercedes celebrates an outstanding performance on the track in Melbourne, Ferrari and Renault stumble.
It is his 11th pole of the season and the 83rd of his career.
Valtteri Bottas will attempt to win his first race of the season at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Toto Wolff defended his use of team orders to help Lewis Hamilton win the Russian Grand Prix.
With help from teammate Valtteri Bottas, Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas' lap of one minute, 31.387 seconds was enough to claim pole position for the Russian Grand Prix.
Because of the current situation in the Formula One standings, Valtteri Bottas may have to begin playing a supporting role to teammate Lewis Hamilton.
The announcement comes a day after Mercedes confirmed four-times world champion Lewis Hamilton would be with the team until the end of 2020.
Lewis Hamilton took back his criticism of Sebastian Vettel's driving with regard to Vettel's collision with Valtteri Bottas.
After a poor performance in the Australian Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas is hoping for a better result in this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas' performance this season may determine whether he will remain at Mercedes in 2019.
It was a third career win for Bottas, all of which have come this season after he was signed by Mercedes to replace the retired Nico Rosberg.
Hamilton took full advantage of his 65th pole position and led from lights to flag to finish 15 seconds clear of Finn Bottas who, in turn, was 15 seconds ahead of third-placed Australian Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull.