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  1. Thursday 27 July 2017

  2. Tuesday 18 July 2017

  3. Sunday 16 July 2017

  4. 15:30

    Bottas accepts he 'got lucky' with second

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas believes Ferrari rival Kimi Räikkönen was out of reach in the battle for second position at the British Grand Prix, before his…

  5. Saturday 15 July 2017

  6. Friday 14 July 2017

  7. 18:00

    Bottas to take grid drop for new gearbox

    Valtteri Bottas will be hit with a five-place grid penalty at the British Grand Prix due to an unscheduled gearbox change, a week after team-mate Lewis Hamilton…

  8. 14:33

    Bottas remains on top in second practice

    Valtteri Bottas remained at the top of the times in Friday's second practice session for the British Grand Prix, ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, who…

  9. 12:00

    F1 title contenders take on fresh engines

    Both Mercedes and Ferrari drivers have had new engines fitted to their respective cars for this weekend's British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Lewis Hamilton…

  10. 10:32

    Bottas edges Hamilton in opening practice

    Valtteri Bottas edged out team-mate Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes comfortably topped Friday morning's first practice session for the British Grand Prix, both…

  11. Wednesday 12 July 2017

  12. Monday 10 July 2017

  13. 15:02

    Austrian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    A sedate race provided a tense finale as some favourites endured troubles, allowing others to pick up the pieces. GPUpdate.net presents its winners and losers…

  14. Sunday 9 July 2017

  15. Saturday 8 July 2017

  16. Friday 7 July 2017

  17. Wednesday 5 July 2017

  18. Monday 26 June 2017

  19. 08:36

    Räikkönen perplexed by Bottas' approach

    Ferrari's Kimi Räikkönen says he "doesn't know" what Mercedes rival Valtteri Bottas was doing as the pair collided on the opening lap of the Azerbaijan Grand…

  20. Sunday 25 June 2017

  21. 18:36

    Bottas 'never gave up' on recovery drive

    Valtteri Bottas says his recovery from the back of the field to second position in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix showed the importance of never giving up. Bottas…

  22. Saturday 24 June 2017

  23. Friday 23 June 2017

  24. 17:23

    Hamilton says he has 'lots of work to do'

    Lewis Hamilton says he and Mercedes have "lots of work to do" following a difficult first day of practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, but is confident of…

  25. 08:34

    Hamilton: Bottas has earned 2018 stay

    Lewis Hamilton believes that new team-mate Valtteri Bottas has proven that he has "earned his place" at Mercedes for the long-term. Bottas joined Mercedes in…

  26. Thursday 22 June 2017

  27. 13:42

    Bottas relaxed over 2018 Mercedes contract

    Valtteri Bottas says there is "no rush" for him to secure his Formula 1 future with Mercedes for 2018, and insists his current situation "feels normal", due to…

  28. Tuesday 20 June 2017

  29. 08:14

    Wolff praises Hamilton's 2017 attitude

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has praised Lewis Hamilton's attitude during the current campaign, believing the Briton is in the "best place" since joining the squad…

  30. Sunday 18 June 2017

  31. Monday 12 June 2017

  32. Sunday 11 June 2017

  33. Friday 9 June 2017

  34. 21:40

    Hamilton: Mercedes 'a little bit behind'

    Lewis Hamilton has labelled the fight at the front of the Formula 1 pack as "super close" but feels that Mercedes is lagging slightly behind Ferrari, following…

  35. Tuesday 6 June 2017

  36. Friday 2 June 2017

  37. 12:21

    Bottas: RBR showing a one-off 'for now'

    Valtteri Bottas doubts that Red Bull has joined the fight at the front of the field with Ferrari and Mercedes, despite an improved display at the Monaco Grand…

  38. Wednesday 31 May 2017

  39. 10:04

    Feature: Mercedes and its 'diva' W08

    Formula 1's overhauled 2017 regulations opened the door for a team to challenge Mercedes, which dominated the sport between 2014-16, but few would have…

  40. Sunday 28 May 2017

  41. 17:16

    Bottas hopes Monaco is 'worst weekend'

    Valtteri Bottas says he hopes Monaco proves to be Mercedes' "worst weekend" of the season, as neither he nor team-mate Lewis Hamilton finished on the…

  42. Saturday 27 May 2017

  43. 15:16

    Bottas: Ferrari has had 'upper hand'

    Valtteri Bottas says Ferrari has simply had the "upper hand" on Mercedes at the Monaco Grand Prix so far, after the Scuderia locked out the front row of the…

  44. Friday 26 May 2017

  45. Thursday 25 May 2017

  46. 15:58

    Mercedes pins slump on set-up direction

    Mercedes' tumble down the order from first to second practice in Monaco was a result of taking the wrong direction with set-up, according to Valtteri…

  47. Tuesday 23 May 2017

  48. Monday 22 May 2017

  49. 13:37

    Turbo issue behind Bottas' Spain DNF

    Mercedes has confirmed that a faulty turbo was behind Valtteri Bottas' exit from the Spanish Grand Prix, caused by a previously unseen defect. Bottas was…

  50. Monday 15 May 2017

  51. 16:54

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton claimed victory in a thrilling duel against title rival Sebastian Vettel, with several sub-plots through the field. GPUpdate.net presents its…

  52. Sunday 14 May 2017

  53. 16:38

    Verstappen, Räikkönen rue Turn 1 clash

    Max Verstappen and Kimi Räikkönen were left to rue an "unfortunate" clash on the opening lap of the Spanish Grand Prix, which caused both to retire from the…

  54. Saturday 13 May 2017

  55. 14:52

    Hamilton pleased to top 'intense' session

    Lewis Hamilton expressed satisfaction after overcoming an "intense" qualifying session to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton led the way…

  56. 09:59

    Bottas a doubt for FP3 over water leak

    Mercedes is hopeful that Valtteri Bottas will be able to run at some point during the final practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, after a water leak was…

  57. Friday 12 May 2017

  58. 15:53

    Hamilton hails 'amazing' Mercedes effort

    Lewis Hamilton praised his Mercedes team for an "amazing" effort with its Spanish Grand Prix update package, which is working "just as we expected". Mercedes…

  59. 08:02

    Hamilton: Bottas proving people wrong

    Lewis Hamilton says he sees Valtteri Bottas as a "credible competitor" for the 2017 title, following the Finn's maiden Formula 1 victory, arguing that he has…

  60. Wednesday 10 May 2017

  61. Monday 8 May 2017

  62. Wednesday 3 May 2017

  63. Monday 1 May 2017

  64. 15:58

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas secured his maiden Formula 1 victory at Sochi, holding off Sebastian Vettel, who extended his lead in the championship. GPUpdate.net presents…

  65. Sunday 30 April 2017

  66. 15:11

    Bottas: Maiden F1 win worth the wait

    A delighted Valtteri Bottas says his maiden Formula 1 victory was "worth the wait" as he fended off Sebastian Vettel during a tense finale at the Russian Grand…

  67. 14:39

    Bottas fends off Vettel for maiden F1 win

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas jumped both Ferrari drivers at the start and fended off a charging Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages to claim his maiden Formula…