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  1. Sunday 12 November 2017

  2. 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…

  3. Saturday 11 November 2017

  4. 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…

  5. Friday 10 November 2017

  6. 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…

  7. Thursday 9 November 2017

  8. 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…

  9. Sunday 29 October 2017

  10. Saturday 28 October 2017

  11. 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…

  12. Friday 27 October 2017

  13. Wednesday 25 October 2017

  14. 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…

  15. Tuesday 24 October 2017

  16. Monday 23 October 2017

  17. 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…

  18. Friday 20 October 2017

  19. Sunday 8 October 2017

  20. 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…

  21. Saturday 7 October 2017

  22. 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…

  23. 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…

  24. Friday 6 October 2017

  25. 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…

  26. Tuesday 3 October 2017

  27. Monday 2 October 2017

  28. 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…

  29. Sunday 1 October 2017

  30. 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…

  31. Saturday 30 September 2017

  32. 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…

  33. Friday 29 September 2017

  34. 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…

  35. Thursday 28 September 2017

  36. Tuesday 26 September 2017

  37. Sunday 17 September 2017

  38. 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…

  39. Saturday 16 September 2017

  40. 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…

  41. Friday 15 September 2017

  42. 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…

  43. Thursday 14 September 2017

  44. Wednesday 13 September 2017

  45. 12:02

    Mercedes confirms Bottas for 2018 season

    Mercedes has confirmed that Valtteri Bottas will continue to race for the team next season, alongside Lewis Hamilton, after signing a one-year contract…

  46. 10:36

    Opinion: Decision time for Mercedes chiefs

    Mercedes has admirably given equal treatment to Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas in 2017, but it risks losing out to Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel if it does not…

  47. Friday 8 September 2017

  48. Tuesday 5 September 2017

  49. Sunday 3 September 2017

  50. Friday 1 September 2017

  51. 14:32

    Bottas fastest, Ferrari closes on Mercedes

    Valtteri Bottas posted the quickest lap time during Friday afternoon's second free practice session for the Italian Grand Prix, as Mercedes again locked out the…

  52. Tuesday 29 August 2017

  53. 13:30

    Bottas would understand Hamilton backing

    Valtteri Bottas has not ruled himself out of this year's title fight, after a tough Belgian Grand Prix, but would understand if Mercedes ultimately backs Lewis…

  54. Monday 28 August 2017

  55. 14:11

    Belgian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton resisted pressure from Sebastian Vettel to close the gap in an enthralling title race, while Max Verstappen's race went up in smoke. GPUpdate.net…

  56. Saturday 26 August 2017

  57. Friday 25 August 2017

  58. 16:48

    Spa one of Mercedes' 'strongest' Fridays

    Lewis Hamilton labelled the opening pair of practice sessions for the Belgian Grand Prix as one of Mercedes' strongest Fridays so far in 2017, as he led the…

  59. 11:06

    Hamilton, Bottas get new engines for Spa

    Mercedes has fitted new power unit components to the W08s of both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas at the Belgian Grand Prix, putting the pair one step away…

  60. Wednesday 9 August 2017

  61. Monday 7 August 2017

  62. Thursday 3 August 2017

  63. Monday 31 July 2017

  64. 09:02

    Wolff: Mercedes showed values in Hungary

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the manufacturer "showed the values that we hold high" as Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas swapped places in the Hungarian Grand…

  65. Sunday 30 July 2017

  66. 15:46

    Bottas thanks Hamilton for keeping promise

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas expressed his gratitude to team-mate Lewis Hamilton after the Briton honoured a promise during the closing stages of the Hungarian…

  67. Saturday 29 July 2017