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  1. Thursday 10 December 2015

  2. Bottas wants Williams wins in 2016 11:45

    Bottas wants Williams wins in 2016

    Valtteri Bottas is eager for Williams to take a step forward and challenge for race wins in 2016, after the team placed third in the standings for the second…

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  3. Wednesday 9 December 2015

  4. 2015 review: Consolidation for Williams 08:47

    2015 review: Consolidation for Williams

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team post-season review series continues with Williams, which consolidated third in the standings, as drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe…

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  5. Sunday 6 December 2015

  6. Bottas eager for Zandvoort F1 return 16:12

    Bottas eager for Zandvoort F1 return

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has thrown his support behind a possible return of the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort, an event which last took place back in…

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  7. Monday 30 November 2015

  8. Bottas says Abu Dhabi a 'wake-up call' 09:14

    Bottas says Abu Dhabi a 'wake-up call'

    Valtteri Bottas says Williams' performance at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was a "wake-up call" for the team if it wants to compete at the sharp-end of the Formula…

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  9. Saturday 28 November 2015

  10. Bottas 'expected more' from qualifying 16:30

    Bottas 'expected more' from qualifying

    Valtteri Bottas has admitted that he and Williams "expected more" after a low key qualifying performance at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Bottas wound up sixth…

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  11. Sunday 22 November 2015

  12. Bottas: Fourth in the standings 'important' 14:22

    Bottas: Fourth in the standings 'important'

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has dismissed suggestions that the battle between himself and compatriot Kimi Räikkönen is trivial, claiming that finishing…

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  13. Saturday 14 November 2015

  14. Bottas satisfied after beating 'quicker car' 18:28

    Bottas satisfied after beating 'quicker car'

    Valtteri Bottas expressed satisfaction at outpacing Kimi Räikkönen during qualifying in Brazil, even though he will drop down the grid. Bottas posted the…

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  15. Friday 13 November 2015

  16. Bottas penalised for red flag incident 19:57

    Bottas penalised for red flag incident

    Valtteri Bottas has been given a three-place grid penalty for the Brazilian Grand Prix after a red flag regulation breach during Friday practice at…

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  17. Sunday 1 November 2015

  18. Bottas: No need for Räikkönen talks 22:40

    Bottas: No need for Räikkönen talks

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas says there is no need for him to hold talks with compatriot Kimi Räikkönen after the pair collided for the second time in…

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  19. Thursday 29 October 2015

  20. Smedley: Williams must bounce back 15:32

    Smedley: Williams must bounce back

    Williams performance chief Rob Smedley says it is vital that Williams bounces back in style at the Mexican Grand Prix, after a double retirement in the United…

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  21. Monday 26 October 2015

  22. Williams drivers halted by damper failures 13:12

    Williams drivers halted by damper failures

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas were both forced out of the United States Grand Prix with damper failures, following separate first corner…

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  23. Sunday 25 October 2015

  24. Bottas gets gearbox change penalty 17:19

    Bottas gets gearbox change penalty

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas will fall five places on the United States Grand Prix grid after being forced to take on a new gearbox after…

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  25. Thursday 22 October 2015

  26. Räikkönen: I would try Bottas move again 18:30

    Räikkönen: I would try Bottas move again

    Kimi Räikkönen insists he has no regrets over his collision with Valtteri Bottas at the Russian Grand Prix, claiming he would try the move again if he found…

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  27. Friday 16 October 2015

  28. Bottas 'surprised' by Räikkönen approach 07:34

    Bottas 'surprised' by Räikkönen approach

    Valtteri Bottas says he was "surprised" by Kimi Räikkönen's actions as the pair clashed at the end of last weekend's Russian Grand Prix at Sochi…

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  29. Thursday 15 October 2015

  30. Räikkönen 'frustration' led to clash - Häkkinen 11:12

    Räikkönen 'frustration' led to clash - Häkkinen

    Double Formula 1 World Champion Mika Häkkinen feels that frustration got the better of Kimi Räikkönen as he clashed with Valtteri Bottas at the Russian Grand…

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  31. Monday 12 October 2015

  32. Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 15:12

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton surged towards a third title with a fine victory at the Russian Grand Prix, ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Sergio Pérez. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  33. Sunday 11 October 2015

  34. Räikkönen, Bottas disagree over clash 14:52

    Räikkönen, Bottas disagree over clash

    Kimi Räikkönen and Valtteri Bottas disagreed over whether their clash on the final lap of the Russian Grand Prix was a racing incident. The pair, having…

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  35. Saturday 10 October 2015

  36. Bottas boosted after beating Ferrari pair 15:39

    Bottas boosted after beating Ferrari pair

    Williams' Valtteri Bottas cut an upbeat figure after outpacing both Ferrari drivers during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix. As Mercedes dominated up…

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  37. Tuesday 6 October 2015

  38. Bottas says Sochi a 'good fit' for Williams 09:17

    Bottas says Sochi a 'good fit' for Williams

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas expects the team to be closer to pace-setter Mercedes at this weekend's Russian Grand Prix, describing the Sochi Autodrom as a…

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  39. Friday 2 October 2015

  40. Bottas: Williams switching focus to 2016 07:22

    Bottas: Williams switching focus to 2016

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas says the team is gradually switching its development attention to 2016, with only five rounds of the 2015 campaign…

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  41. Sunday 27 September 2015

  42. Williams: Second Bottas stop 'too late' 10:20

    Williams: Second Bottas stop 'too late'

    Williams has admitted that it called Valtteri Bottas into the pits "too late" during the second round of stops at the Japanese Grand Prix. Bottas was the…

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  43. Saturday 26 September 2015

  44. Bottas looks to convert third to podium 10:47

    Bottas looks to convert third to podium

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas is hopeful that he can convert third on the grid to a place on the podium during the Japanese Grand Prix. For the second…

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  45. Monday 21 September 2015

  46. Bottas praises 'amazing' Williams pit crew 08:36

    Bottas praises 'amazing' Williams pit crew

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas heaped praise on his pit crew after they played a key role in his rise to fifth position during Sunday night's Singapore Grand…

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  47. Friday 18 September 2015

  48. Bottas places focus on Super Soft tyre 18:37

    Bottas places focus on Super Soft tyre

    Valtteri Bottas believes that finding more pace with Pirelli's Super Soft tyre will be crucial for Williams' hopes at the Singapore Grand Prix. Bottas was…

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  49. Wednesday 16 September 2015

  50. Massa braced for 'hardest' remaining circuit 09:39

    Massa braced for 'hardest' remaining circuit

    Williams driver Felipe Massa believes that the layout of the Marina Bay Street Circuit - venue for this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix - is likely to present…

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  51. Thursday 10 September 2015

  52. Bottas: No damage to Williams relationship 11:36

    Bottas: No damage to Williams relationship

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has insisted that the speculation across the summer linking him with a move to a rival squad for 2016 has not had a negative…

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  53. Thursday 3 September 2015

  54. Williams boosted by line-up stability 10:38

    Williams boosted by line-up stability

    Sir Frank Williams says his eponymous team is in a "fantastic position" ahead of the 2016 season, thanks to the stability of continuing with Felipe Massa and…

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  55. Williams keeps Massa, Bottas for 2016 10:01

    Williams keeps Massa, Bottas for 2016

    Williams will continue with an unchanged driver line-up of Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas for the 2016 season, the pair announced in a video message published…

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  56. Friday 28 August 2015

  57. Bottas 'expected more' from 2015 car 14:01

    Bottas 'expected more' from 2015 car

    Valtteri Bottas has admitted that he "expected more" from the Williams FW37 this season, but he is hopeful that progress will be made over the second half of…

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  58. Sunday 23 August 2015

  59.  Williams 'very sorry' to Bottas for tyre blunder 17:04

    Williams 'very sorry' to Bottas for tyre blunder

    Williams performance chief Rob Smedley has apologised to Valtteri Bottas after the team fitted his car with incorrect tyres during the Belgian Grand…

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  60. Saturday 22 August 2015

  61. Bottas: Williams had to be perfect for P3 15:24

    Bottas: Williams had to be perfect for P3

    Valtteri Bottas says he and Williams had to be "perfect" to claim third on the grid, behind the Mercedes pair, for the Belgian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton…

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  62. Thursday 20 August 2015

  63. Bottas laments 'unnecessary' speculation 14:02

    Bottas laments 'unnecessary' speculation

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has described as "unnecessary" the rumours linking him to Ferrari for 2016, a move which has been ruled out by Kimi Räikkönen…

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  64. Saturday 8 August 2015

  65. Feature: Should Ferrari keep Räikkönen? 09:54

    Feature: Should Ferrari keep Räikkönen?

    Ferrari faces a dilemma for 2016: who should it pick to partner Sebastian Vettel? GPUpdate.net assesses the chances of Kimi Räikkönen, along with rivals…

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  66. Thursday 6 August 2015

  67. Bottas unconcerned by new start rules 12:11

    Bottas unconcerned by new start rules

    Valtteri Bottas says he is "not worried" by the new start rules which will come into force at the Belgian Grand Prix, even though he anticipates a greater…

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  68. Wednesday 5 August 2015

  69. Mid-season review: Williams holds station 09:16

    Mid-season review: Williams holds station

    GPUpdate.net continues its team-by-team mid-season review series with Williams, which is still pushing to be Mercedes' nearest challenger, and the efforts of…

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  70. Tuesday 4 August 2015

  71. 05:10

    Video of the Day: Wolff and Bottas in Spain

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  72. Monday 27 July 2015

  73. Massa rues pointless Hungary weekend 09:17

    Massa rues pointless Hungary weekend

    Felipe Massa has described Williams' second non-scoring weekend of the 2015 season as "a blow" to the team's championship ambitions. Massa and team-mate…

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  74. Sunday 26 July 2015

  75. Williams duo aim to repeat strong starts 07:12

    Williams duo aim to repeat strong starts

    Williams duo Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa have set their sights on repeating the starts they made at the British Grand Prix during Sunday afternoon's race…

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  76. Thursday 23 July 2015

  77. Bottas surprised by Ferrari deal reports 16:18

    Bottas surprised by Ferrari deal reports

    Valtteri Bottas says he does not know where rumours linking him to a Ferrari seat for 2016 originated from, and that there is "nothing new" to reveal about his…

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  78. Tuesday 21 July 2015

  79. Williams duo expect development to pay off 14:03

    Williams duo expect development to pay off

    Williams drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa are confident that the team's recently-introduced car upgrades will live up to the test of this weekend's…

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  80. Friday 17 July 2015

  81. Ferrari dismisses Bottas speculation 12:32

    Ferrari dismisses Bottas speculation

    Ferrari has dismissed speculation linking Williams driver Valtteri Bottas to a 2016 seat with the squad, following reports in the Italian media on Friday that a…

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  82. Sunday 5 July 2015

  83. Williams pair left with mixed feelings 17:09

    Williams pair left with mixed feelings

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas were left with mixed feelings after finishing fourth and fifth at the British Grand Prix. Massa and Bottas…

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  84. Friday 3 July 2015

  85. Williams drivers eye better one-lap pace 18:40

    Williams drivers eye better one-lap pace

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas are chasing improved one-lap pace after the first day of practice at Silverstone. Massa and Bottas ended…

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  86. Thursday 2 July 2015

  87. Massa says Räikkönen needs to 'relax' 15:33

    Massa says Räikkönen needs to 'relax'

    Williams driver Felipe Massa says former team-mate Kimi Räikkönen needs to "relax" if he is to get his Formula 1 career back on track and boost his chances of…

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  88. Tuesday 30 June 2015

  89. Williams confident of podium challenge 15:10

    Williams confident of podium challenge

    Williams' Rob Smedley says that the squad should be able to challenge for the podium at this weekend's British Grand Prix, with the FW37 set to suit the…

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  90. Thursday 18 June 2015

  91. Wolff, Bottas to test for Williams 14:11

    Wolff, Bottas to test for Williams

    Williams has confirmed that Susie Wolff and Valtteri Bottas will take part in next week's post-race test for the squad at the Red Bull Ring. Wolff piloted…

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  92. Tuesday 16 June 2015

  93. Williams sets sights on Ferrari in Austria 17:06

    Williams sets sights on Ferrari in Austria

    Williams performance chief Rob Smedley hopes the squad will be able to edge closer to the front of the Formula 1 grid at this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix, and…

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  94. Sunday 7 June 2015

  95. Bottas: Williams needed podium finish 21:47

    Bottas: Williams needed podium finish

    Valtteri Bottas says his Williams team "really needed" the podium finish he secured during Sunday afternoon's Canadian Grand Prix. Bottas spent the opening…

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  96. Saturday 6 June 2015

  97. Bottas expecting fight for podium 21:43

    Bottas expecting fight for podium

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas is expecting to fight for the podium positions after he qualified on the second row of the Canadian Grand Prix. Bottas set…

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  98. Friday 5 June 2015

  99. Bottas expecting repeat of Spain performance 22:21

    Bottas expecting repeat of Spain performance

    Williams' Valtteri Bottas says the squad should be expecting to return to the form which it experienced at the Spanish Grand Prix, off the back of a sub-par…

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  100. Thursday 4 June 2015

  101. Optimistic Bottas hopes to battle Ferrari 20:38

    Optimistic Bottas hopes to battle Ferrari

    Valtteri Bottas says he is hopeful that Williams will provide a stronger challenge to Ferrari at this weekend's Canadian Grand Prix as it bids to bounce back…

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  102. Friday 29 May 2015

  103. Bottas sure Monaco showing a one-off 08:02

    Bottas sure Monaco showing a one-off

    Valtteri Bottas is sure that his Williams team will return to form at the Canadian Grand Prix, after a highly challenging weekend in Monaco. Bottas and…

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  104. Saturday 23 May 2015

  105. Williams still targets double points finish 15:17

    Williams still targets double points finish

    Williams is still hoping to get both cars home in the points-paying positions in Monaco, despite a disappointing qualifying performance. Valtteri Bottas…

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  106. Thursday 21 May 2015

  107. Massa: Nothing to learn in wet conditions 16:22

    Massa: Nothing to learn in wet conditions

    Williams' Felipe Massa expressed his frustration after rainfall restricted running on the first day of practice for the Monaco Grand Prix. Drivers were…

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  108. Thursday 14 May 2015

  109. Bottas: Williams closing in on Ferrari 10:22

    Bottas: Williams closing in on Ferrari

    Valtteri Bottas believes that Williams is slowly closing in on Ferrari in the battle to be 'best of the rest' behind championship leaders Mercedes. Bottas…

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  110. Tuesday 12 May 2015

  111. Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:51

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg claimed his first victory of 2015 while Lewis Hamilton ensured Mercedes took another 1-2 finish in Barcelona. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  112. Sunday 10 May 2015

  113. Williams duo buoyed by Spain showing 17:05

    Williams duo buoyed by Spain showing

    Williams drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa were in high spirits after combining to score a healthy total of points in Barcelona. Bottas realised his…

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  114. Saturday 9 May 2015

  115. Bottas looks to keep Räikkönen at bay 16:09

    Bottas looks to keep Räikkönen at bay

    Valtteri Bottas has set his sights on another top four finish in the Spanish Grand Prix, after out-qualifying Ferrari's Kimi Räikkönen. The Williams driver…

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  116. Thursday 7 May 2015

  117. Bottas denies signing Ferrari pre-contract 14:53

    Bottas denies signing Ferrari pre-contract

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has denied putting pen to paper on a pre-contract agreement with Ferrari, although he admits his Formula 1 future beyond the…

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  118. Tuesday 5 May 2015

  119. Williams pinning hopes on Barcelona upgrades 15:31

    Williams pinning hopes on Barcelona upgrades

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas say that the squad needs to take advantage of the upgrades which it plans to introduce to the FW37 at this…

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