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  1. Saturday 27 May 2017

  2. 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…

  3. Friday 26 May 2017

  4. Thursday 25 May 2017

  5. 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…

  6. Tuesday 23 May 2017

  7. Monday 22 May 2017

  8. 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…

  9. Monday 15 May 2017

  10. 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…

  11. Sunday 14 May 2017

  12. 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…

  13. Saturday 13 May 2017

  14. 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…

  15. 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…

  16. Friday 12 May 2017

  17. 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…

  18. 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…

  19. Wednesday 10 May 2017

  20. Monday 8 May 2017

  21. Wednesday 3 May 2017

  22. Monday 1 May 2017

  23. 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…

  24. Sunday 30 April 2017

  25. 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…

  26. 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…

  27. Saturday 29 April 2017

  28. 14:54

    Bottas eyes start gains from third place

    Valtteri Bottas is optimistic that the nature of the opening sequence of corners at the Sochi Autodrom can provide him with the chance to attack rival Ferrari…

  29. Friday 28 April 2017

  30. Thursday 27 April 2017

  31. 14:43

    Bottas not worried about team orders

    Valtteri Bottas says he is not worried about Mercedes imposing any team orders, expressing confidence that "all of my good results are still on the…

  32. 14:11

    Drivers offer mixed views over 'shield'

    Formula 1 drivers have offered mixed views over the 'shield' head protection device that could be introduced from the 2018 season, rather than the 'halo…

  33. Wednesday 19 April 2017

  34. Tuesday 18 April 2017

  35. 08:22

    Bottas understands 'tough' team orders

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has labelled team orders as "tough" but says he understands why they were applied during the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bottas…

  36. Monday 17 April 2017

  37. 16:30

    Bahrain Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel made it 2-1 to Ferrari in 2017 with victory, while Mercedes claimed a double podium after a couple of setbacks. GPUpdate.net presents its…

  38. Sunday 16 April 2017

  39. 10:32

    Wolff praises Bottas for 'keeping calm'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has praised Valtteri Bottas' level-headedness after the Finn beat team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Bahrain Grand…

  40. Saturday 15 April 2017

  41. 17:05

    Bottas beats Hamilton for maiden pole

    Valtteri Bottas edged out Lewis Hamilton during Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying to claim his maiden Formula 1 pole position, as Mercedes lapped significantly…

  42. 12:13

    Mercedes, Ferrari confirm test line-ups

    Mercedes and Ferrari have confirmed their line-ups for the post-Bahrain Grand Prix test. Formula 1 teams will stay on at the Bahrain International Circuit…

  43. Friday 14 April 2017

  44. Monday 10 April 2017

  45. 16:36

    Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton won at the Shanghai International Circuit for the fifth time in his career, as some drivers starred and others struggled. GPUpdate.net presents…

  46. 11:34

    Wolff: Bottas must 'forget' China error

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says new recruit Valtteri Bottas must "forget" about his Chinese Grand Prix error, which dropped him down the order. Having run…

  47. Sunday 9 April 2017

  48. 10:15

    Bottas: Spin behind Safety Car 'stupid'

    Valtteri Bottas expressed frustration after what he described as a "stupid" spin behind the Safety Car during Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix. Bottas initially…

  49. Saturday 8 April 2017

  50. 10:15

    Bottas: Missed front row 'a real shame'

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas was left to rue missing out on a front row slot to Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel by a narrow margin for the second successive race…

  51. Friday 7 April 2017

  52. Saturday 1 April 2017

  53. 12:02

    Lauda: Bottas no worse than Rosberg

    Mercedes chief Niki Lauda has praised a "sensational" Valtteri Bottas after he finished the Australian Grand Prix little more than a second behind Lewis…

  54. Monday 27 March 2017

  55. 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…

  56. Sunday 26 March 2017

  57. Saturday 25 March 2017

  58. 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…

  59. Friday 24 March 2017

  60. 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…

  61. Tuesday 21 March 2017

  62. Monday 20 March 2017

  63. Wednesday 15 March 2017

  64. Thursday 9 March 2017

  65. Wednesday 8 March 2017

  66. 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…

  67. Tuesday 7 March 2017

  68. 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…

  69. Saturday 4 March 2017

  70. 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…

  71. Thursday 2 March 2017

  72. Wednesday 1 March 2017

  73. 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…

  74. 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…

  75. Tuesday 28 February 2017

  76. 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…