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Valtteri Bottas
Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas

TeamMercedes
CountryFinland
Podiums45
Points1277
Grands Prix entered139
World ChampionshipsN/A
Highest race finish1 (x7)
Highest grid position1
Date of birth28/08/1989
Place of birthNastola, Finland

Latest F1 news on Valtteri Bottas

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Steiner explains Haas pace despite lack of F1 upgrades at Spanish GP

43 minutes ago

from: Autosport.com

( 41 views )

Kevin Magnussen qualified eighth in Barcelona less than a tenth behind Valtteri Bottas, whose Alfa Romeo team had brought a whole slew of upgrades to the Spanish... read more »

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“Our car tends to be stronger in the race” – Alfa Romeo’s Frederic Vasseur

16 hours 10 minutes ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 71 views )

Alfa Romeo's Team Principal believes both drivers have the pace to finish in the points, despite a mixed qualifying. Valtteri Bottas will start seventh whilst Guanyu Zhou... read more »

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“The gap to the cars in front is not that big!” – Valtteri Bottas

16 hours 28 minutes ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 72 views )

Valtteri Bottas was best of the rest in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix, as the finish driver lines up in seventh for Sunday's challenging race. read more »

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Bottas loses F1 engine as Friday practice nightmare form continues

1 day 43 minutes ago

from: Autosport.com

( 83 views )

Bottas parked at the side of the road at the end of the pitstraight, limiting his experience of the team's major update package to test runs in the earlier session and... read more »

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Hamilton would buy Bottas' butt photo for charity

1 day 6 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 97 views )

Valtteri Bottas' butt may be the most famous of any driver in the paddock. read more »

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Bottas fears his 'tricky Fridays' are becoming 'a trend'

1 day 13 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 79 views )

Valtteri Bottas completed just three laps of FP2 before retiring with an engine problem. read more »

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Bottas warns of worrying Alfa Romeo trend after engine issue

1 day 14 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 81 views )

Valtteri Bottas is hopeful Alfa Romeo's trend of "tricky Fridays" will not halt the team's charge up F1's pecking order after an engine problem cut... read more »

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Friday issues 'becoming a trend' for Alfa Romeo – Bottas

1 day 17 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 98 views )

Valtteri Bottas says enduring problems during Friday practice is becoming a trend for the Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team. Bottas was forced to pull to the side of the road during... read more »

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“Barcelona is a track that holds no secrets” – Valtteri Bottas

2 days 23 hours ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 91 views )

Valtteri Bottas is targeting more points this weekend in Spain, whereas Guanyu Zhou is hoping to bounce back from a disappointing retirement in Miami. read more »

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Bottas hailed for perfect job after emerging from Hamilton shadow

4 days 21 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 113 views )

Alfa Romeo team principal Fred Vasseur has hailed "the perfect job" achieved so far by Valtteri Bottas following the Finn's emergence from the shadow of Lewis... read more »

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Surer: Alfa Romeo benefitting from ‘tired’ Raikkonen exit

5 days 17 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 113 views )

Marc Surer believes that Alfa Romeo have taken a step forward after replacing Kimi Raikkonen for Valtteri Bottas, following Raikkonen's retirement. read more »

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Alfa Romeo seeks "easy weekend" at Spanish GP with F1 updates

5 days 20 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 107 views )

In Imola Valtteri Bottas had a fire in Friday qualifying and missed the whole of Saturday's FP2 session while his chassis was replaced, and then in Florida the Finn had a... read more »

2

Bottas: Russell battles points driven, not personal

6 days 13 minutes ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 80 views )

Valtteri Bottas denied the suggestion that his battles with George Russell on-track are personal. read more »

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Ralf: Russell is a different calibre to Bottas

6 days 5 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 85 views )

Ralf Schumacher has identified the George Russell characteristic which will "bother" Lewis Hamilton. read more »

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Bottas Russell battles 'nothing personal'

6 days 22 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 105 views )

Former Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has insisted his recent battles with George Russell have not been 'personal'. read more »

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Alfa Romeo behind with 'hugely important' tool - Bottas

7 days 22 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 127 views )

Valtteri Bottas has insisted Alfa Romeo has "catching up to do" with Mercedes in regard to its simulator facility. read more »

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Wolff: Russell's F1 approach feels like has been here "forever"

8 days 20 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 249 views )

As a Mercedes junior Russell was farmed out to Williams for three seasons, where he gained experience and showed the promise that convinced Wolff to promote him to a Mercedes... read more »

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Valtteri Bottas: "We showed we can fight on a par with everyone in the midfield"

11 days 18 hours ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 144 views )

Valtteri Bottas scored points for a fourth time in five races, but for the timing of the safety car and a small mistake it could have been fifth rather than seventh. read more »

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Video: Max’s Miami Masterclass + The Next US F1 Star? | F1 Nation Miami Grand Prix Review | F1 Podcast

11 days 23 hours ago

from: YouTube.com

( 191 views )

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen is on a roll. He took his second straight win on F1’s first visit to Miami, but Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz kept Ferrari at the top of both... read more »

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Hamilton: Deciding F1 strategy in-car "feels like you're gambling"

12 days 3 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 143 views )

After slipping back to eighth on the opening lap, Hamilton managed to recover to sixth in the opening stint, and was closing on Alfa Romeo's Valtteri Bottas for net P5... read more »

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Bottas rues late Safety Car after losing to Mercedes

12 days 22 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 127 views )

Valtteri Bottas says the Safety Car cost him P5 in Miami. read more »

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Distracted Bottas explains reason for Miami F1 wall brush

13 days 2 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 172 views )

Alfa Romeo driver Bottas ran fifth for the majority of the inaugural race around the new Hard Rock Stadium track but says "everything changed" when the safety car was... read more »

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Bottas became distracted watching Mercedes drivers battle

13 days 11 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 430 views )

Valtteri Bottas says his chances of taking a top five in Miami became unstuck after he was distracted keeping tabs on the batting Mercedes drivers. Bottas held a lonely fifth... read more »

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Hamilton 'grateful' to make Q3 during Miami qualifying

14 days 3 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 124 views )

Lewis Hamilton says that he is "grateful" to have made it to the final qualifying segment in Miami on Saturday evening. The seven-time World Champion ended the... read more »

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Leclerc Tops Opening Practice Session of Miami Grand Prix Weekend

14 days 23 hours ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 98 views )

Charles Leclerc edged out George Russell in first practice in Miami, but Valtteri Bottas brought out the first red flag of the weekend after crashing. read more »