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  1. Saturday 24 June 2017

  2. Hamilton: Last gasp effort 'all or nothing' 15:32

    Hamilton: Last gasp effort 'all or nothing'

    Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton described his pole position lap as an "all or nothing" effort as he overhauled team-mate Valtteri Bottas during qualifying for the…

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  3. Bottas on top, Vettel, Verstappen hit trouble 12:04

    Bottas on top, Vettel, Verstappen hit trouble

    Valtteri Bottas set the pace during Saturday's final practice session for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, ahead of Kimi Räikkönen and Lewis Hamilton, as Sebastian…

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  4. Friday 23 June 2017

  5. Hamilton says he has 'lots of work to do' 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…

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  6. Hamilton: Bottas has earned 2018 stay 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…

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  7. Thursday 22 June 2017

  8. Bottas relaxed over 2018 Mercedes contract 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…

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  9. Tuesday 20 June 2017

  10. Wolff: Mercedes won't rush Bottas decision 17:42

    Wolff: Mercedes won't rush Bottas decision

    Toto Wolff says that Mercedes "will not rush into a decision" over Valtteri Bottas' future, despite his largely competitive start at the World Champion…

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  11. Wolff praises Hamilton's 2017 attitude 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…

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  12. Sunday 18 June 2017

  13. Video of the Day: Bottas visits Petronas 05:42

    Video of the Day: Bottas visits Petronas

    Petronas' plant at Villastellone gets converted into a high-speed circuit for the visit of Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas.

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  14. Monday 12 June 2017

  15. Video of the Day: F1 at Cirque de Soleil 05:36

    Video of the Day: F1 at Cirque de Soleil

    Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas met the stars of VOLTA, Cirque de Soleil’s newest show, in Montréal.

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  16. Sunday 11 June 2017

  17. Bottas praises Mercedes recovery for 1-2 21:18

    Bottas praises Mercedes recovery for 1-2

    Valtteri Bottas hailed Mercedes' recovery from its Monaco slump as he completed a 1-2 finish, the team's first of the season, at the Canadian Grand…

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  18. Friday 9 June 2017

  19. Hamilton: Mercedes 'a little bit behind' 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…

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  20. Tuesday 6 June 2017

  21. Video: Valtteri Bottas' ping pong challenge 10:16

    Video: Valtteri Bottas' ping pong challenge

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas takes on Senior Race Engineer Tony Ross in a game of ping pong.

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  22. Friday 2 June 2017

  23. Bottas: RBR showing a one-off 'for now' 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…

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  24. Wednesday 31 May 2017

  25. Feature: Mercedes and its 'diva' W08 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…

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  26. Sunday 28 May 2017

  27. Bottas hopes Monaco is 'worst weekend' 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…

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  28. Saturday 27 May 2017

  29. Bottas: Ferrari has had 'upper hand' 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…

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  30. Friday 26 May 2017

  31. Video: F1 driver guide to exploring Monaco 12:02

    Video: F1 driver guide to exploring Monaco

    Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas highlight their favourite things and the best places to go in Monaco.

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  32. Thursday 25 May 2017

  33. Mercedes pins slump on set-up direction 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…

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  34. Video: Monaco GP carpool with Bottas 12:02

    Video: Monaco GP carpool with Bottas

    Go on a ride through the Monte-Carlo streets Formula 1-style with Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas.

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  35. Tuesday 23 May 2017

  36. Video of the Day: Mercedes on Monaco 05:36

    Video of the Day: Mercedes on Monaco

    Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas talk about the challenges of the Monaco Grand Prix.

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  37. Monday 22 May 2017

  38. Turbo issue behind Bottas' Spain DNF 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…

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  39. Monaco 'all about mental strength' - Hamilton 13:07

    Monaco 'all about mental strength' - Hamilton

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says the Monaco Grand Prix is "all about mental strength" as he bids for a third Formula 1 victory in the…

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  40. Monday 15 May 2017

  41. Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 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…

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  42. Sunday 14 May 2017

  43. Verstappen, Räikkönen rue Turn 1 clash 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…

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  44. Video of the Day: Bottas' F1 driver room 05:32

    Video of the Day: Bottas' F1 driver room

    Go behind-the-scenes with Valtteri Bottas for a tour of his driver room at Formula 1 weekends.

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  45. Saturday 13 May 2017

  46. Hamilton pleased to top 'intense' session 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…

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  47. Bottas a doubt for FP3 over water leak 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…

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  48. Friday 12 May 2017

  49. Hamilton hails 'amazing' Mercedes effort 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…

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  50. Hamilton: Bottas proving people wrong 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…

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  51. Wednesday 10 May 2017

  52. Mercedes reveals W08 identification tweaks 08:40

    Mercedes reveals W08 identification tweaks

    Reigning World Champion team Mercedes has revealed minor tweaks to its livery, to align with the FIA's request for easier driver identification from this…

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  53. Monday 8 May 2017

  54. Video of the Day: Bottas in Budapest 05:40

    Video of the Day: Bottas in Budapest

    Ride onboard with Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas as he carries out a demonstration along the streets of Budapest.

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  55. Wednesday 3 May 2017

  56. Video of the Day: Bottas' message to fans 05:32

    Video of the Day: Bottas' message to fans

    Valtteri Bottas gives a message to his fans after claiming his maiden F1 win at the Russian Grand Prix.

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  57. Monday 1 May 2017

  58. Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 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…

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  59. In photos: Bottas celebrates maiden F1 win 14:20

    In photos: Bottas celebrates maiden F1 win

    Valtteri Bottas became the 107th different driver to climb atop a Formula 1 podium with his triumph at the Russian Grand Prix. GPUpdate.net reflects on the…

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  60. Sunday 30 April 2017

  61. Wolff 'very proud' of Bottas after first win 16:31

    Wolff 'very proud' of Bottas after first win

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he is "very proud" of Valtteri Bottas after he claimed his maiden Formula 1 victory in Sunday's Russian Grand Prix. Bottas…

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  62. Bottas: Maiden F1 win worth the wait 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…

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  63. Bottas fends off Vettel for maiden F1 win 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…

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  64. Saturday 29 April 2017

  65. Bottas eyes start gains from third place 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…

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  66. Friday 28 April 2017

  67. Hamilton describes 'difficult' opening day 16:15

    Hamilton describes 'difficult' opening day

    Lewis Hamilton described a "difficult" first day at the Russian Grand Prix as main rival Ferrari displayed strong short- and long-run pace through…

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  68. Thursday 27 April 2017

  69. Bottas not worried about team orders 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…

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  70. Drivers offer mixed views over 'shield' 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…

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  71. Wednesday 19 April 2017

  72. Bottas says he 'learned a few tricks' at test 17:22

    Bottas says he 'learned a few tricks' at test

    Valtteri Bottas says he "learned a few tricks" during his additional running at the post-Bahrain Grand Prix test, as Mercedes continued its long-run…

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  73. Bottas fastest as first in-season test ends 16:04

    Bottas fastest as first in-season test ends

    Valtteri Bottas posted the quickest lap time as the first in-season test of 2017 came to an end at the Bahrain International Circuit on Wednesday, ensuring the…

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  74. Tuesday 18 April 2017

  75. Bottas understands 'tough' team orders 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…

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  76. Monday 17 April 2017

  77. Bahrain Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 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…

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  78. Sunday 16 April 2017

  79. Bottas downbeat amid rear tyre struggles 18:30

    Bottas downbeat amid rear tyre struggles

    Valtteri Bottas was left to rue a "tricky race" as he struggled with his rear tyres at the Bahrain Grand Prix, dropping from the lead to third…

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  80. Wolff praises Bottas for 'keeping calm' 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…

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  81. Saturday 15 April 2017

  82. Hamilton admits Bottas 'did the better job' 17:48

    Hamilton admits Bottas 'did the better job'

    Lewis Hamilton has admitted that new team-mate Valtteri Bottas simply "did the better job" after claiming pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix. Hamilton…

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  83. Bottas hopes Sakhir pole 'the first of many' 17:38

    Bottas hopes Sakhir pole 'the first of many'

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas delighted in his first career pole position as he edged team-mate Lewis Hamilton during qualifying for the Bahrain Grand…

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  84. Bottas beats Hamilton for maiden pole 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…

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  85. Mercedes, Ferrari confirm test line-ups 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…

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  86. Friday 14 April 2017

  87. Hamilton: Ferrari 0.2s ahead in race-trim 19:04

    Hamilton: Ferrari 0.2s ahead in race-trim

    Lewis Hamilton claims Mercedes' data puts Ferrari two-tenths of a second ahead in race-trim following the first day of practice for the Bahrain Grand…

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  88. Monday 10 April 2017

  89. Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 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…

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  90. Wolff: Bottas must 'forget' China error 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…

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  91. Sunday 9 April 2017

  92. Bottas: Spin behind Safety Car 'stupid' 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…

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  93. Saturday 8 April 2017

  94. Bottas: Missed front row 'a real shame' 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…

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  95. Friday 7 April 2017

  96. Video: Hamilton, Bottas on driver meetings 13:39

    Video: Hamilton, Bottas on driver meetings

    Tag along with Mercedes pair Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas as they head to the Drivers' Meeting in China.

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  97. Saturday 1 April 2017

  98. Lauda: Bottas no worse than Rosberg 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…

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  99. Monday 27 March 2017

  100. Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 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…

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  101. Sunday 26 March 2017

  102. Hamilton 'ran out of grip' during first stint 08:29

    Hamilton 'ran out of grip' during first stint

    Lewis Hamilton conceded he simply "ran out of grip" during the first stint of the Australian Grand Prix, as he missed out on victory to Sebastian…

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