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  1. Friday 12 January 2018

  2. Thursday 11 January 2018

  3. Friday 5 January 2018

  4. Wednesday 3 January 2018

  5. 09:04

    Video: Design Valtteri Bottas' 2018 helmet

    Get the design tools out! Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas is giving fans the opportunity to come up with his primary helmet scheme for the 2018 season, which…

  6. Monday 1 January 2018

  7. Thursday 28 December 2017

  8. 14:20

    Video: Hamilton and Bottas in Kuala Lumpur

    Just days after the 2017 Formula 1 season concluded in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas travelled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to celebrate Mercedes…

  9. Friday 22 December 2017

  10. Thursday 21 December 2017

  11. 15:54

    Hamilton expects stronger Bottas in 2018

    Lewis Hamilton says he expects Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas to provide a sterner challenge in 2018, after pulling clear in their battle through…

  12. Monday 11 December 2017

  13. Thursday 30 November 2017

  14. Tuesday 28 November 2017

  15. 08:58

    Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas capped the 2017 Formula 1 campaign with a long overdue win during a less-than-thrilling finale. GPUpdate.net presents its winners and losers…

  16. Monday 27 November 2017

  17. Sunday 26 November 2017

  18. 14:40

    Bottas leads Mercedes 1-2 in Abu Dhabi GP

    Valtteri Bottas led home Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton for a dominant 1-2 finish at a processional season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Ferrari's…

  19. 09:02

    Lauda 'happy for Bottas' brain' after pole

    Mercedes chief Niki Lauda says he is "very happy" for Valtteri Bottas' brain after he secured back-to-back pole positions for the first time in his Formula 1…

  20. Saturday 25 November 2017

  21. 14:29

    Hamilton hails 'incredible' Bottas effort

    Lewis Hamilton heaped praise on Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas for delivering an "incredible" qualifying performance to claim pole position for the Abu…

  22. 14:03

    Bottas beats Hamilton to Abu Dhabi pole

    Valtteri Bottas beat Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to capture his fourth pole of the campaign, and second in a row, for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand…

  23. Friday 24 November 2017

  24. Sunday 12 November 2017

  25. 18:20

    Bottas 'very disappointed' with second

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas described himself as "very disappointed" after missing out on a potential victory to Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel at the…

  26. Saturday 11 November 2017

  27. 17:14

    Bottas secures pole after Hamilton crashes

    Valtteri Bottas grabbed pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix, ahead of Ferrari pair Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen, after Mercedes team-mate Lewis…

  28. Friday 10 November 2017

  29. 18:57

    Mercedes pair encouraged by Friday form

    Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas expressed optimism over Mercedes' start to the Brazilian Grand Prix after the pair finished 1-2 in both practice sessions on…

  30. Thursday 9 November 2017

  31. 11:01

    Bottas won't be 'number two' to Hamilton

    Valtteri Bottas has made clear that he will not settle for being a "number two" to Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes moving forward, as he eyes a stronger, more…

  32. Sunday 29 October 2017

  33. Saturday 28 October 2017

  34. 21:37

    No further action over Verstappen/Bottas

    Max Verstappen has escaped a penalty after the stewards accepted that he did not impede Valtteri Bottas during Mexican Grand Prix qualifying. Bottas, on a…

  35. Friday 27 October 2017

  36. Wednesday 25 October 2017

  37. 13:22

    Hamilton praises 'unusual' Mercedes dynamic

    Lewis Hamilton believes that the "unusual dynamic" between himself and Valtteri Bottas has driven Mercedes forward in 2017, and has assisted his own progress in…

  38. Tuesday 24 October 2017

  39. Monday 23 October 2017

  40. 06:32

    Wolff: Mercedes to 'keep foot on the gas'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the team will "keep our foot on the gas" after completing "half of the job" by clinching the Constructors' title at the United…

  41. Friday 20 October 2017

  42. Sunday 8 October 2017

  43. 10:51

    Bottas left to rue narrowly missing podium

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas was left to rue narrowly missing out on a podium finish at the Japanese Grand Prix, as he came home within a second of Red Bull rival…

  44. Saturday 7 October 2017

  45. 10:19

    Bottas hopes alternate strategy pays off

    Valtteri Bottas is optimistic that his alternative strategy will pay off at the Japanese Grand Prix, with the Mercedes driver poised to start the race on Soft…

  46. 05:04

    Bottas fastest in FP3 despite crashing out

    Valtteri Bottas led team-mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes 1-2 during final practice for the Japanese Grand Prix, a session interrupted by two red flags, one of…

  47. Friday 6 October 2017

  48. 11:08

    Bottas poised for five-place grid penalty

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas is poised for a five-place grid penalty at this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix, with a new gearbox to be fitted to his W08. Bottas…

  49. Tuesday 3 October 2017

  50. Monday 2 October 2017

  51. 16:04

    Malaysian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Max Verstappen delivered an overdue first win of 2017 while Lewis Hamilton extended his title lead over the recovering Sebastian Vettel. GPUpdate.net presents…

  52. Sunday 1 October 2017

  53. 11:53

    Bottas has 'lots to understand' for Japan

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas says that he and the team have "a lot of things we need to try to understand" after enduring an off-the-pace Malaysian Grand Prix…

  54. Saturday 30 September 2017

  55. 17:08

    Hamilton considered pre-Q1 spec change

    Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he considered moving back to Mercedes' updated aerodynamic package prior to qualifying in Malaysia, before opting to keep the…

  56. Friday 29 September 2017

  57. 10:17

    Wolff reckons Mercedes car has 'gremlin'

    Toto Wolff believes Mercedes has a "gremlin" in its W08 after struggling during Friday's pair of practice sessions for the Malaysian Grand Prix. Lewis…

  58. Thursday 28 September 2017

  59. Tuesday 26 September 2017

  60. Sunday 17 September 2017

  61. 17:59

    Bottas sets sights on Vettel in standings

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas has declared that overhauling Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in the title standings is his next target, after claiming a podium finish at…

  62. Saturday 16 September 2017

  63. 16:45

    Bottas: Mercedes has a lot of work to do

    Valtteri Bottas emphasised that the layout of the Marina Bay Street Circuit has highlighted Mercedes' weaknesses, after the team emerged only third quickest…

  64. Friday 15 September 2017

  65. 06:12

    Bottas understands one-year Mercedes deal

    Valtteri Bottas says he understands Mercedes' desire to keep its long-term options open, in the wake of the Finn securing a one-year extension to stay at the…

  66. Thursday 14 September 2017