Driver page of Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas

Name FI Valtteri Bottas
Team Mercedes
Active As Mercedes Driver in Formula 1
Date of birth Aug 28 1989 (27)
City Monaco
Weight 70 kg
Length 1.73m
Website http://www.valtteribottas.com
Comment count 32,671 comments on Valtteri Bottas
  3 members have this driver as their favourite

Career

Team Series Role Start End Startnumber
DE Mercedes Formula 1 Driver Jan 16 2017 - 77
GB Williams Formula 1 Driver Jan 1 2014 Dec 31 2016 77
GB Williams Formula 1 Driver Jan 1 2013 Dec 31 2013 17
GB Williams Formula 1 Test driver Jan 1 2010 Dec 31 2012
FR ART Formula 3 Euroseries Driver Jan 1 2009 Dec 31 2010 1
FR ART British Formula 3 Guest driver Jan 1 2009 Dec 31 2009 1
DE Motopark Academy Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 Driver Jan 1 2008 Dec 31 2008 1
DE Motopark Academy Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup Driver Jan 1 2008 Dec 31 2008 1
FI Koiranen GP Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup Driver Jan 1 2007 Dec 31 2007 1
GB AKA Cobra Formula Renault 2.0 UK Winter Series Driver Jan 1 2007 Dec 31 2007 1

News

Apr 21Salo: "Bottas must win races to secure seat"0
 
Apr 20Lauda: "Alarm bells are ringing at Mercedes"10
Apr 20Mercedes drivers admit struggling with tyre problems5
 
Apr 19Bahrain day 2: Valtteri Bottas ends test with best time1
Apr 19Testupdate: Ferrari and Vettel limited to just nine laps0
 
Apr 18Mercedes: "Team orders approach has changed"0
 
Apr 17Wolff admits team order call was tough0
Apr 17Retirement could have cost Verstappen second3
 
Apr 16Ricciardo thought he could win in Bahrain2
Apr 16Valtteri Bottas: "A tricky race for me"0
Apr 16Vettel claims victory ahead of Mercs in Bahrain1
Apr 16FIA poised to ban unpopular T-Wing0
Apr 16Wolff happy with relationship between Hamilton and Bottas1
 
Apr 15"Little reasons" prevented Raikkonen from setting fast lap1
Apr 15Lewis Hamilton: "Bottas was quicker than me"2
Apr 15Vettel "felt a bit down" after seeing gap to Mercedes1
Apr 15Bottas hoping pole is "first of many"0
Apr 15Wolff congratulates Bottas on maiden pole position0
Apr 15Bottas on pole for Bahrain GP3
Apr 15Verstappen "happy" with balance heading into qualifying0
Apr 15Verstappen fastest after FP31
Apr 15Mercedes, Ferrari announce test line-up0
 
Apr 14Horner calls for ban on T-Wings following damage to Verstappen's car1
Apr 14Vettel remains on top after FP21
Apr 14Sebastian Vettel leads the field after FP10
Apr 14Hamilton not interested in 'number 1' role at Mercedes1
 
Apr 13Bottas says it's too early to call it a two-way fight0
Apr 13Overview of PU components: Bahrain Grand Prix1
 
Apr 12Helmut Marko: "Red Bull have the best driver line-up"2
 
Apr 11What motorsport can you enjoy this weekend?3
Apr 11Bottas thinks it's "definitively possible" to match Hamilton1
 
Apr 9FIA moves to stop 'T-wing' flexing3
Apr 9Hamilton doesn't see Mercedes switch for Alonso4
Apr 9Bottas "needs to recover" after disappointing race in China2
Apr 9Lauda loses 10 euro after betting against a Mercedes pole1
 
Apr 8Bottas happy despite missing out on front row start0
Apr 8Hamilton on pole for Chinese Grand Prix5
Apr 8Vettel on top after FP30
 
Apr 7Verstappen ends disrupted FP1 on top0
 
Apr 5Bottas would obey Mercedes team order3
 
Apr 3High hopes for more passing in Chinese GP0
Apr 3Bottas explains why he was self-critical in Melbourne3
 
Apr 2Massa thinks Alonso will at least see out his McLaren contract0
 
Apr 1Lauda praises "sensational" Bottas3
 
Mar 31Ferrari not to hold early contract talks0
 
Mar 28Lauda about Bottas: "We made the right choice"7
 
Mar 27Mercedes: "Overtaking could be impossible"8
 
Mar 26Ferrari are a bit too quick - Bottas1
Mar 26Sebastian Vettel: "We're here to fight"1
Mar 26Sebastian Vettel wins the Australian GP7
 
Mar 25Brawn to keep eagle eye on track in 20170
Mar 25Hamilton on pole for Australian GP1
 
Mar 24Bottas confident of making up lap time0
Mar 24Max Verstappen: "I think we are a bit too slow"2
Mar 24Vettel focusing on Ferrari future, not Mercedes seat2
Mar 24Hamilton fastest again in FP21
Mar 24Hamilton tops FP1 in Melbourne0
 
Mar 23Bottas unlikely to beat Hamilton, says Pat Symonds0
 
Mar 22Hamilton could dominate the 2017 field - Jordan0
 
Mar 21'Vettel driving for Mercedes seems like a good fit'8
 
Mar 20Hamilton and Bottas "in a great place" - Wolff0
 
Mar 19Bottas and Raikkonen don't have what it takes for title - Webber4
Mar 19Hamilton could "do a Rosberg" - Coulthard5
 
Mar 18Christian Horner: "Bottas was a good choice for Mercedes"2
 
Mar 17Wehrlein settles for patience over top F1 seat0
 
Mar 16Lauda: "Need to see how Hamilton and Bottas will get along"1
 
Mar 15Bottas: "I have much more to win than lose"2
Mar 15Marko: "Bottas can't match Hamilton's level"3
Mar 15Mercedes had crankshaft trouble in second test3
 
Mar 11Bottas "ready to race" after pre-season testing0
 

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Recent results of Valtteri Bottas
Q R
Apr 16 BH Grand Prix of Bahrain - P3
Apr 9 CN Grand Prix of China P3 P6
Mar 26 AU Grand Prix of Australia P3 P3
Nov 27 2016 AE Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi - P21
Nov 13 2016 BR Grand Prix of Brazil - P11
Oct 30 2016 MX Grand Prix of Mexico - P8
Oct 23 2016 US Grand Prix of the United States - P16
Oct 9 2016 JP Grand Prix of Japan P11 P10
Oct 2 2016 MY Grand Prix of Malaysia - P5
Sep 18 2016 SG Grand Prix of Singapore - P20
Sep 4 2016 IT Grand Prix of Italy - P6
Aug 28 2016 BE Grand Prix of Belgium - P8
Jul 31 2016 DE Grand Prix of Germany - P9
Jul 24 2016 HU Grand Prix of Hungary P10 P9
Jul 10 2016 GB Grand Prix of Great Britain - P14
Jul 3 2016 AT Grand Prix of Austria P7 P9
Jun 19 2016 AZ Grand Prix of Europe P8 P6
Jun 12 2016 CA Grand Prix of Canada P7 P3
May 29 2016 MC Grand Prix of Monaco - P11
May 15 2016 ES Grand Prix of Spain P7 P5
May 1 2016 RU Grand Prix of Russia P2 P4
Apr 17 2016 CN Grand Prix of China P5 P10
Apr 3 2016 BH Grand Prix of Bahrain P6 P9
Mar 20 2016 AU Grand Prix of Australia P11 P8
Nov 29 2015 AE Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi P6 P13
Nov 15 2015 BR Grand Prix of Brazil P7 P5
Nov 1 2015 MX Grand Prix of Mexico P6 P3
Oct 25 2015 US Grand Prix of the United States P16 P19
Oct 11 2015 RU Grand Prix of Russia P3 P12
Sep 27 2015 JP Grand Prix of Japan P3 P5
Sep 20 2015 SG Grand Prix of Singapore P7 P5
Sep 6 2015 IT Grand Prix of Italy P6 P4
Aug 23 2015 BE Grand Prix of Belgium P3 P9
Jul 26 2015 HU Grand Prix of Hungary P6 P13
Jul 5 2015 GB Grand Prix of Great Britain P4 P5
Jun 21 2015 AT Grand Prix of Austria P6 P5
Jun 7 2015 CA Grand Prix of Canada P4 P3
May 24 2015 MC Grand Prix of Monaco P16 P14
May 10 2015 ES Grand Prix of Spain P4 P4
Apr 19 2015 BH Grand Prix of Bahrain P5 P4
Apr 12 2015 CN Grand Prix of China P5 P6
Mar 29 2015 MY Grand Prix of Malaysia P8 P5
Mar 15 2015 AU Grand Prix of Australia - P16
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