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Valtteri Bottas
Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas

TeamMercedes
CountryFinland
Podiums39
Points1147
Grands Prix entered129
World ChampionshipsN/A
Highest race finish1 (x5)
Highest grid position1
Date of birth28/08/1989
Place of birthNastola, Finland

Latest F1 news on Valtteri Bottas

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Bottas: Good business locking in Leclerc, Verstappen

5 days 3 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 257 views )

Ferrari and Red Bull made sound business moves locking Charles Leclerc and Max Verstappen into long-term contracts, says Valtteri Bottas. read more »

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Bottas doesn’t want to be besties with Hamilton

5 days 8 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 279 views )

Valtteri Bottas may be the perfect team-mate for Lewis Hamilton as tensions at Mercedes are at all-time low but that doesn't mean he's doesn't race the Brit hard. read more »

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Ocon reveals how close he was to Mercedes seat for 2020

8 days 4 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 209 views )

Esteban Ocon says that he was "very close" to signing a deal with Mercedes which would have seen him replace Valtteri Bottas as partner to Lewis Hamilton for 2020. read more »

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F1 Gossip: Ocon came 'very close' to 2020 Mercedes seat

8 days 4 hours ago

from: Crash.Net

( 187 views )

Ocon reckons he was close to replacing Valtteri Bottas at Mercedes for 2020, with talks continuing until the very last moment. read more »

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Ocon was ‘very close’ to 2020 Mercedes seat

8 days 6 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 181 views )

Esteban Ocon has revealed he was "very close" to replacing Valtteri Bottas at Mercedes for the 2020 F1 season. read more »

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Ocon on his new start at Renault, his relationship with Verstappen and how close he came to a Mercedes drive

9 days 1 hour ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 247 views )

New Renault driver Esteban Ocon talks to ESPN about his year on the sidelines, how close he came to taking Valtteri Bottas' drive at Mercedes this year and how he thinks... read more »

2

Bottas finishes P9 in Arctic Lapland Rally

10 days 3 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 216 views )

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas recovered well from a shaky start to finish ninth in his second Arctic Lapland Rally. read more »

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Bottas finishes ninth place at Arctic Lapland Rally

10 days 4 hours ago

from: Crash.Net

( 221 views )

Valtteri Bottas fights back after a poor start at Arctic Lapland Rally to take ninth place. read more »

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Valtteri Bottas ninth at Arctic Lapland Rally

10 days 4 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 193 views )

Valtteri Bottas ninth at Arctic Lapland Rally read more »

35

What 'final step' does Bottas need to make to beat Hamilton?

17 days 4 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 253 views )

Valtteri Bottas believes there is one final step that he needs to make to be able to regularly overcome Lewis Hamilton in races and put in a legitimate championship challenge -... read more »

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Bottas would ‘struggle to accept’ that he can’t beat Hamilton

17 days 5 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 220 views )

Valtteri Bottas is desperate to bounce back and challenge for the title in 2020, saying he would struggle to accept the idea that he can't beat Lewis Hamilton. read more »

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Hamilton admits 'Valtteri 2.0' had him rattled in 2019

20 days 23 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 227 views )

Lewis Hamilton admits to being rattled by Valtteri Bottas 2.0 at the start of 2019 - his Mercedes teammate having won the season opening Australian Grand Prix. read more »

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Bottas and Rovanpera headlining the 2020 edition of Arctic Lapland Rally

21 days 2 hours ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 215 views )

2019 WRC2 Pro champion Kalle Rovanpera and Formula 1 star Valtteri Bottas are headlining the entry list for the 2020 edition of freezing cold Arctic Lapland Rally in Northern... read more »

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Bottas: Hamilton-beating final step is consistency in Formula 1

23 days 3 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 228 views )

Valtteri Bottas reckons the "final step" he needs to beat his Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton is improving the consistency of his performances read more »

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Hamilton: I felt pressure from ‘Bottas 2.0’

25 days 2 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 272 views )

Lewis Hamilton has admitted that, at the start of the season, he found it difficult to deal with pressure from a resurgent Valtteri Bottas. read more »

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Hamilton felt pressure of revitalised Mercedes team-mate 'Bottas 2.0'

26 days 1 hour ago

from: Autosport.com

( 448 views )

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says he felt pressure going up against a revitalised 'Valtteri Bottas 2.0' at the start of the 2019 season read more »

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Merc 'neutral' despite Hamilton's record quest

26 days 23 hours ago

from: SkySports.com/F1

( 291 views )

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff admits Lewis Hamilton's shot at F1 history gives the team extra motivation for the 2020 season, but insists they will continue to treat the... read more »

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Bottas set on making 2021 deal no-brainer for Mercedes

27 days 3 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 254 views )

The 2020 season will see Valtteri Bottas fighting for a new Mercedes deal once again, but he wants to make the decision a "no-brainer" for the team. read more »

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Bottas out to make Mercedes F1 deal renewal a "no-brainer" for team

28 days 5 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 291 views )

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Valtteri Bottas says he wants to make it a "no-brainer"decision for the team to retain him past the 2020 season read more »

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Mercedes weren't prepared to 'risk' Ocon partnering Hamilton

29 days 1 hour ago

from: GPfans.com

( 315 views )

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff admits that they selected Valtteri Bottas ahead of Esteban Ocon for the 2020 Formula 1 campaign as they viewed putting the Frenchman alongside Lewis... read more »

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Bottas: 'No brainer' to stay at Mercedes in 2021

29 days 2 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 274 views )

Valtteri Bottas says that, if Mercedes want to retain his services for the 2021 season, then it would be a "no brainer" decision to remain with the Silver Arrows. read more »

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Bottas: Hamilton engineer swap proves Mercedes harmony

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

( 281 views )

Valtteri Bottas says the strength of his bond with Lewis Hamilton was proven in the background changes made at Mercedes in 2019. read more »

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Hamilton: Bottas knew all my secrets in 2019

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

( 298 views )

Lewis Hamilton says Valtteri Bottas will have had access to many of his racing secrets in 2019, with a member of Hamilton's engineering team having switched sides in the... read more »

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Hamilton needed ‘new ace’ after engineer swap

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 303 views )

Lewis Hamilton says that he had to find a "new ace" to keep his performance advantage in 2019 after losing his engineer to team-mate Valtteri Bottas. read more »

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Bottas: Hamilton F1 engineer swap at Mercedes 'great opportunity'

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 286 views )

Valtteri Bottas says he was given a "great opportunity" in 2019 to work with one of Lewis Hamilton's ex-engineers and learn more about the six-time Formula 1... read more »