Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas

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Valtteri Bottas: bio Valtteri Bottas (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈʋɑltːeɾi ˈbotːɑs]; born 28 August 1989) is a Finnish racing driver currently competing in Formula One with Mercedes. Bottas previously drove for Williams from 2013 to 2016. He currently resides in Monaco. His current best career achievement was in 2014 when he finished 4th in the Formula One World Championship. Full bio http://www.motorsport.com/driver/valtteri-bottas/bio

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Valtteri Bottas
Born (1989-08-28) 28 August 1989 (age 27)
Nastola, Finland
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Finnish
2017 team Mercedes
Car number 77
Entries 79 (77 starts)
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 9
Career points 411
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 1
First entry 2013 Australian Grand Prix
Last entry 2017 Australian Grand Prix
2016 position 8th (85 pts)
Previous series
2012
2011
2009–10
2009, 2011
2008
2007–08
2007
Formula One testing
GP3 Series
Formula 3 Euro Series
British Formula 3
Formula Renault Eurocup
Formula Renault NEC
FRUK Winter Series
Championship titles
2011
2008
2008
GP3 Series
Formula Renault Eurocup
Formula Renault 2.0 NEC

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The Mercedes driver clipped his fellow Finn Raikkonen into Turn 1, sending the Ferrari into Verstappen's Red Bull and causing both to retire.Bottas managed to continue after the incident, although a late engine failure meant he failed to finish as well.Speaking ahead of this week's Monaco Grand Prix, Bottas admitted he had "definitely" learned from reviewing the accident."I could ... Keep reading

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Bottas retired from third place midway through the Barcelona F1 race, having survived a first-corner collision with Kimi Raikkonen and Max Verstappen.The Finnish driver went on to play a major part in teammate Lewis Hamilton’s victory by delaying Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel.Mercedes brought new engines for the works cars to Barcelona, upgraded for reliability, but was forced to ... Keep reading

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