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  1. Monday 27 March 2017

  2. 16:22

    Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel opened the season with victory at the Australian Grand Prix, setting up the prospect of a title battle with Lewis Hamilton. GPUpdate.net…

  3. Sunday 26 March 2017

  4. Saturday 25 March 2017

  5. 07:45

    Hamilton expects 'tight' race from pole

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he expects a "tight race" at the Australian Grand Prix after he opened the season with the 62nd pole position of his Formula…

  6. Friday 24 March 2017

  7. 08:03

    Bottas sure of step forward overnight

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas believes he can still make a step forward in Australia after placing third overall during Friday practice for the season-opener at…

  8. Tuesday 21 March 2017

  9. Monday 20 March 2017

  10. Wednesday 15 March 2017

  11. Thursday 9 March 2017

  12. Wednesday 8 March 2017

  13. 12:02

    Bottas flies to quickest time at Barcelona

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas surged to the top of the standings as he clocked the quickest time of pre-season testing so far on Wednesday morning at a warm…

  14. Tuesday 7 March 2017

  15. 18:29

    Mercedes drivers wary of Ferrari, Red Bull

    Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas say they are wary of the threat posed by rivals Ferrari and Red Bull, following the opening day of the second…

  16. Saturday 4 March 2017

  17. 12:16

    Bottas: Mercedes move bigger than expected

    Valtteri Bottas says switching teams in F1 was a "slightly bigger thing" than he initially expected, but is confident that he can adapt to Mercedes in time for…

  18. Thursday 2 March 2017

  19. Wednesday 1 March 2017

  20. 17:05

    Bottas edges out Vettel on third test day

    Valtteri Bottas topped the times on the penultimate day of this week's opening pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, ahead of Sebastian Vettel…

  21. 12:05

    Bottas sets rapid pace on third morning

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas comfortably topped Wednesday morning's session at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, using Pirelli's softest tyre compounds to…

  22. Tuesday 28 February 2017

  23. 19:08

    Bottas: Turn 9 scare due to gust of wind

    Valtteri Bottas says that a gust of wind caused his wild moment during the second day of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Bottas…

  24. Monday 27 February 2017

  25. Saturday 25 February 2017

  26. Friday 24 February 2017

  27. 08:14

    Bottas thrilled by first Mercedes outing

    Valtteri Bottas labelled an "amazing" first experience with Mercedes after he took to the track as part of a filming day at Silverstone. Lewis Hamilton put…

  28. Thursday 23 February 2017

  29. 13:09

    Hamilton, Bottas to split each test day

    Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will split running on each day of testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya next week, in order to…

  30. Monday 20 February 2017

  31. 10:30

    Hamilton: 'Zero problems' at Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton has moved to clarify comments he made about data-sharing in Formula 1, insisting that he has "zero problems" with Mercedes or new team-mate…

  32. Sunday 19 February 2017

  33. Friday 17 February 2017

  34. Wednesday 15 February 2017

  35. 10:33

    In photos: Bottas on tour with Mercedes

    A month after signing for Mercedes, and being shown around the team's UK bases, Valtteri Bottas headed to Stuttgart, Germany to visit Daimler's headquarters.…

  36. Tuesday 14 February 2017

  37. 07:32

    'Mercedes should look at Vettel, Alonso'

    Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg reckons Mercedes should look at Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and McLaren's Fernando Alonso for a 2018 seat, as they enter…

  38. Monday 13 February 2017

  39. Tuesday 7 February 2017

  40. Monday 6 February 2017

  41. 09:29

    Rosberg wanted Alonso as replacement

    Nico Rosberg has stated that, as a fan, he would have preferred Fernando Alonso to replace him at Mercedes, but admits the team dynamic "wouldn't…

  42. Sunday 5 February 2017

  43. 15:12

    Lauda: New regulations will help Bottas

    Mercedes Non-Executive Chairman Niki Lauda believes Valtteri Bottas' adjustment to the outfit will be aided by the introduction of new regulations this…

  44. Saturday 4 February 2017

  45. 09:32

    Overview: Main driver moves for 2017

    Several drivers and riders have swapped teams across leading motorsport categories in 2017. GPUpdate.net takes a look at some of the biggest moves that have…

  46. Wednesday 25 January 2017

  47. Monday 23 January 2017

  48. 15:32

    Salo: Hamilton 'clear number one' in 2017

    Mika Salo says he expects Lewis Hamilton to be treated as the "clear number one" at Mercedes in 2017, as Valtteri Bottas becomes his new team-mate, replacing…

  49. Sunday 22 January 2017

  50. Thursday 19 January 2017

  51. Wednesday 18 January 2017

  52. 12:14

    Rosberg labels Bottas a 'great solution'

    Retired World Champion Nico Rosberg reckons Mercedes has found a "great solution" by replacing him with Valtteri Bottas, whom he is eager to see race alongside…

  53. 07:42

    Lauda: Bottas can be as fast as Rosberg

    Mercedes Non-Executive Chairman Niki Lauda believes that Valtteri Bottas can be as fast as the driver he replaced, retired World Champion Nico Rosberg, when the…

  54. Tuesday 17 January 2017

  55. 10:33

    Bottas sees 'no problem' with Hamilton

    New Mercedes signing Valtteri Bottas says he expects to develop a constructive relationship with Lewis Hamilton during their first season as team-mates in…

  56. 08:10

    Why Bottas is the right choice for Mercedes

    Valtteri Bottas will link up with Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes in Formula 1 this season, following champion Nico Rosberg's shock retirement. GPUpdate.net explains…

  57. Monday 16 January 2017

  58. 15:45

    Wolff: Bottas a 'great fit' for Mercedes

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has described Valtteri Bottas as a "great fit" for the team, after confirmation that he will replace Nico Rosberg and partner Lewis…

  59. 15:05

    Mercedes officially confirms Bottas deal

    Mercedes has formally announced that Valtteri Bottas will replace the retired Nico Rosberg and partner Lewis Hamilton for the 2017 season, following Williams…

  60. Sunday 8 January 2017

  61. Wednesday 4 January 2017

  62. Tuesday 20 December 2016

  63. 12:22

    Mercedes call delayed by 'complex' talks

    Niki Lauda says Mercedes may not reach a decision over Nico Rosberg's replacement until the end of January, amid "very complex" discussions over the best route…

  64. Friday 16 December 2016

  65. 08:01

    2016 review: Williams drops back to fifth

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team 2016 reviews continue with Williams, which dropped from third to fifth in the standings, as Valtteri Bottas dominated Felipe Massa…

  66. Thursday 15 December 2016

  67. 18:56

    Williams admits it may let Bottas leave

    Williams has admitted that it would consider letting Valtteri Bottas join Mercedes for 2017, as Nico Rosberg's replacement, but only in the event that "an…

  68. Wednesday 14 December 2016

  69. 10:16

    Symonds: Williams must hold on to Bottas

    Williams technical chief Pat Symonds says it is "crucial" that the team holds on to Valtteri Bottas for the 2017 season, amid reports that Mercedes is trying to…

  70. Tuesday 13 December 2016

  71. 08:42

    Brundle: Wehrlein Mercedes' only option

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Martin Brundle reckons Mercedes will struggle to secure Valtteri Bottas' release from Williams and be left with no choice but to promote…

  72. Monday 12 December 2016

  73. 11:01

    Williams silent on Bottas/Mercedes reports

    Williams says it has "no further comment" to make regarding its driver line-up for the upcoming season, amid reports that Mercedes has moved to sign Valtteri…

  74. Sunday 11 December 2016

  75. 13:50

    GPUpdate readers want Alonso at Mercedes

    GPUpdate.net readers believe that Mercedes should try to poach Fernando Alonso from McLaren-Honda to replace the retiring Nico Rosberg in Formula 1 next…

  76. Thursday 8 December 2016

  77. Friday 2 December 2016

  78. 15:08

    Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg

    Following the shock news that Nico Rosberg will retire from Formula 1 with immediate effect, GPUpdate.net looks at the potential candidates who could line up…

  79. Saturday 26 November 2016

  80. 16:53

    Massa expected more from sole Q3 effort

    Felipe Massa conceded that he expected more from his Q3 effort as he finished at the foot of the top 10 in his final Formula 1 qualifying session at the Abu…

  81. Tuesday 22 November 2016