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Crash.net
Debate of the Day: How would you rate Bottas at Mercedes?After Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Valtteri Bottas pulled himself out of his m
Crash.net / Posted 9 hours ago
After Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Valtteri Bottas pulled himself out of his mid-season troubles, the Finn ended his maiden Formula 1 campaign with the German manufacturer third in the drivers’ world championship behind team-mate and world champion... Read more
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Crash.net
Bottas pulled himself out of mid-season lullMercedes boss Toto Wolff says it was ultimately down to Valtteri Bottas making
Crash.net / Posted 10 hours ago
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says it was ultimately down to Valtteri Bottas making personal improvements to “pull himself out” of a tricky mid-season run and hints it could lead to bigger things. After the summer break Bottas endured a tough run of... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Ricciardo: F1 still 75 percent car, 25 percent driverbattle Hamilton in equal machinery while the four-time world champion is in his
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
battle Hamilton in equal machinery while the four-time world champion is in his prime. With Hamilton and Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas also out of contract next season, and Hamilton expected to sign an extension, Ricciardo is already being... Read more
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Crash.net
Mercedes cannot afford to stand still ahead of tougher F1 title fightseason, but by no means a perfect one. There are always areas you can improve o
Crash.net / Posted 4 days ago
season, but by no means a perfect one. There are always areas you can improve on," Hamilton said. "I won nine races and Valtteri [Bottas] won three, but there are 20 races, and a perfect season is when you win every single one of them. But it's... Read more
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give me sport
Toto Wolff reacts to claims Mercedes have already found Valtteri Bottas' replacementof its drivers. Not surprisingly, Lewis Hamilton is not the man at the centre
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
of its drivers. Not surprisingly, Lewis Hamilton is not the man at the centre of these claims, rather it is his teammate Valtteri Bottas who stories are suggesting may be cruelly dispensed with for the 2019 season. Bottas, the 28-year-old... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
2017 F1 awards: Race of the yeardetermining the outcome of the race. Sutton Images Although there were a numbe
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 5 days ago
determining the outcome of the race. Sutton Images Although there were a number of incidents on the opening lap, including Valtteri Bottas launching his Mercedes into Kimi Raikkonen's Ferrari, it was an innocuous failure on Daniil Kvyat's Toro... Read more
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International Business Times
Tension between Hamilton and Bottas? Mercedes chief Wolff believes 'disruption' will help the team Arrows team more effective. He believes the tension is needed within the team a
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Arrows team more effective. He believes the tension is needed within the team as much as the calmness. Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas developed a great camaraderie following the Finnish driver's arrival at the start of last season, and it was... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Red Bull issues cagey Ricciardo threatdriving ability.” MERCEDES WANTS ‘DISRUPTION’ IN HAMILTON’S LIFE Mercedes bos
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
driving ability.” MERCEDES WANTS ‘DISRUPTION’ IN HAMILTON’S LIFE Mercedes boss Toto Wolff wants both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to fight for the world title next year, saying healthy competition will only benefit the team. Hamilton won... Read more
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Herald Sun
Red Bull issues cagey Ricciardo threatdriving ability.” MERCEDES WANTS ‘DISRUPTION’ IN HAMILTON’S LIFE Mercedes bos
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
driving ability.” MERCEDES WANTS ‘DISRUPTION’ IN HAMILTON’S LIFE Mercedes boss Toto Wolff wants both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to fight for the world title next year, saying healthy competition will only benefit the team. Hamilton won... Read more
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News.com.au
Red Bull issues Ricciardo threatLIFE Will Hamilton and Bottas always be so chummy?Source:AP Mercedes boss Tot
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
LIFE Will Hamilton and Bottas always be so chummy?Source:AP Mercedes boss Toto Wolff wants both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to fight for the world title next year, saying healthy competition will only benefit the team. Hamilton won... Read more
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give me sport
Toto Wolff encourages Lewis Hamilton-Valtteri Bottas rivalry | GiveMeSport Football News Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff has confessed t
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
| GiveMeSport Football News Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff has confessed that 'stress', 'tension' and 'disruption' between... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Hamilton doubts he will retire before 2020be there anyway before then. I'm going to keep going." Both Mercedes drivers w
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
be there anyway before then. I'm going to keep going." Both Mercedes drivers will be out of contract next season, with Valtteri Bottas handed a one-year extension earlier this year. Bottas' seat is likely to be the focus of more attention in... Read more
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Valterri Bottas reveals Hamilton's main 'strength' he must improve on for 2018Valtteri Bottas explains where he must improve in 2018 | GiveMeSport Football
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
Valtteri Bottas explains where he must improve in 2018 | GiveMeSport Football News Valtteri Bottas has identified his one-lap pace and overall qualifying performance as areas to be improved if he is to pose a bigger challenge to Mercedes teammate... Read more
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Crash.net
Hamilton and Mercedes 'a million times closer’ than at end of 2016his shock retirement after beating Hamilton to the F1 title at the end of last
Crash.net / Posted 6 days ago
his shock retirement after beating Hamilton to the F1 title at the end of last year, leaving the team to make way for Valtteri Bottas’ arrival. Hamilton and Wolff held a now-famous ‘kitchen meeting’ to clear the air and discuss matters,... Read more
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give me sport
Valtteri Bottas reacts to F1 bosses ranking him as 10th best driver of 2017 seasonValtteri Bottas reacts to F1 bosses ranking him as the 10th best driver | GiveM
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
Valtteri Bottas reacts to F1 bosses ranking him as the 10th best driver | GiveMeSport Valtteri Bottas reacts to F1 bosses ranking him as the 10th best driver Football News With the 2017 season in Formula One over, every team has begun work... Read more
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EuroNews
Bottas shrugs off his low rating by F1 bossesBy Alan Baldwin PARIS (Reuters) – Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of F
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
By Alan Baldwin PARIS (Reuters) – Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of Formula One team bosses that rated the Mercedes driver in only 10th place despite him winning three races this year and ending up third in the championship. The placing... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Motor racing: Bottas shrugs off his low rating by F1 bossesPARIS (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of Formula One team b
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of Formula One team bosses that rated the Mercedes driver in only 10th place despite him winning three races this year and ending up third in the championship. The placing was one lower than... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bottas shrugs off his low rating by F1 bossesPARIS: Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of Formula One team bosses that
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
PARIS: Valtteri Bottas has shrugged off a poll of Formula One team bosses that rated the Mercedes driver in only 10th place despite him winning three races this year and ending up third in the championship. The placing was one lower than the Finn... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Better reliability and team harmony keys to Hamilton's titlehis 2016 title, leaving Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff to scramble for
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
his 2016 title, leaving Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff to scramble for a new driver. He hired Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas from Williams. "For me it was a lucky moment," Bottas said Friday at an event hosted by FIA. "I called Toto.... Read more
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give me sport
Lewis Hamilton made a vow to himself about Valtteri Bottas after Hungarian GPLewis Hamilton made specific vow regarding Valtteri Bottas after Hungarian GP |
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
Lewis Hamilton made specific vow regarding Valtteri Bottas after Hungarian GP | GiveMeSport Lewis Hamilton made specific vow regarding Valtteri Bottas after Hungarian GP Football News Lewis Hamilton said he vowed to never let teammate Valtteri... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
2017 F1 awards: Surprise of the yearproblems with a loose head rest later in the race, he could have won. The slum
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 9 days ago
problems with a loose head rest later in the race, he could have won. The slump continued with a second-place finish to Valtteri Bottas in Austria (mainly thanks to the Finn's lightning reflexes off the line) and a tyre failure in Silverstone,... Read more
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Crash.net
Mercedes needs “disruption and calmness” from Hamilton, BottasToto Wolff says he wants a balance between disruption and calmness from his two
Crash.net / Posted 9 days ago
Toto Wolff says he wants a balance between disruption and calmness from his two Formula 1 drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to produce a winning combination but isn’t worried about a similar situation to Hamilton’s relationship with... Read more
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give me sport
How the Formula 1 team bosses have ranked the top 10 drivers from 2017secured two wins this season, a massive 90 points adrift of him in second. Mea
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
secured two wins this season, a massive 90 points adrift of him in second. Meanwhile, Hamilton's team-mate at Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas, has perhaps surprisingly dropped to tenth - one place lower than where he finished after his final season at... Read more
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EuroNews
Hamilton tops poll of Formula One bossesOne team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton as the sport’s top driver for the fou
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton as the sport’s top driver for the fourth year in a row but Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas slipped to 10th place in the rankings. The poll, published by motorsport.com on Thursday, put four times... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Motor racing: Hamilton tops poll of Formula One bossesOne team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton as the sport’s top driver for the fou
Reuters Sports News / Posted 10 days ago
One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton as the sport’s top driver for the fourth year in a row but Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas slipped to 10th place in the rankings. The poll, published by motorsport.com on Thursday, put four times... Read more
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Crash.net
Wolff picks surprise F1 2017 highlightHamilton. But Wolff says the Mercedes ‘values’ shone through when Lewis Hamilt
Crash.net / Posted 11 days ago
Hamilton. But Wolff says the Mercedes ‘values’ shone through when Lewis Hamilton handed third place back to team-mate Valtteri Bottas on the final lap having been granted permission to pass the Finnish driver and attack the Ferrari duo after... Read more
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give me sport
Lewis Hamilton demands two changes to be made in Formula Oneexpressed his wish for closer racing following a rather quiet season finale in
give me sport / Posted 11 days ago
expressed his wish for closer racing following a rather quiet season finale in Abu Dhabi last month, which saw his teammate Valtteri Bottas dominate. Hamilton had criticised the track after he was unable to pass Bottas, and said at the awards he... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Hamilton explains dip in form at final two racestwo races. In Brazil he spun off during qualifying before battling back to four
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 11 days ago
two races. In Brazil he spun off during qualifying before battling back to fourth and in Abu Dhabi he was outperformed by Valtteri Bottas in both qualifying and the race. Hamilton experienced the same slide in results when he won the title with... Read more
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DW
Finland at 100: Europe's northern neighbor to Russia brimming with 'sisu' |if he hadn't taken German citizenship), and an incredible 14 world rally champi
DW / Posted 11 days ago
if he hadn't taken German citizenship), and an incredible 14 world rally championships. 'If you want to win, hire a Finn:' Valtteri Bottas is the latest in a long line of top-drawer Finnish racers The treasured national virtue of "sisu" might also... Read more
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Daily Mail
Travellers move on from Mercedes' team base in Brackleyfollowing morning. The travellers obliged and it is understood they left the fa
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
following morning. The travellers obliged and it is understood they left the factory late on Monday evening. Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas (above) attend the factory most weeks during the F1 season 'Northamptonshire Police were contacted about a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five things to know about Finlandcompetition. Finishing third in his first season driving for Mercedes in the F
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
competition. Finishing third in his first season driving for Mercedes in the Formula One World Championship this year, Valtteri Bottas is the latest in a prestigious line of Finnish drivers who have raced cars at the top level for half a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Formula One: Five things to watch out for in 2018but the real key will be making overtaking easier. “Impossible to pass here, ma
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
but the real key will be making overtaking easier. “Impossible to pass here, man,” Lewis Hamilton told his winning teammate Valtteri Bottas and third-placed Sebastian Vettel at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. “I think they’ve got to change this track,” he... Read more
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News.com.au
Lewis ‘foolish to underestimate’ RicciardoF1: Daniel Ricciardo has been forced to retire and watch on as Valtteri Bottas
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
F1: Daniel Ricciardo has been forced to retire and watch on as Valtteri Bottas claims victory Lewis Hamilton didn’t include Dan in his top four F1 drivers.Source:AP LEWIS Hamilton would be “very foolish to underestimate” Daniel Ricciardo in the F1... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
HIS SPORTING LIFE: Referee made right call, much to Thaler's reliefpoint in the race”. Yes, fighting over non-point-scoring positions in the fina
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
point in the race”. Yes, fighting over non-point-scoring positions in the final round of the season while Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas completed a near-on unhindered lights-to-flag victory was apparently something to get all worked up... Read more
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Crash.net
Brawn hits back at criticism of new F1 logoAbu Dhabi Grand Prix podium ceremony to take centre stage but was met with a mi
Crash.net / Posted 17 days ago
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix podium ceremony to take centre stage but was met with a mixed reaction from fans and drivers – while Valtteri Bottas, Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton all said they preferred the old design. Brawn has stood firm over the... Read more
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News.com.au
Hamilton’s Mercedes warning for rivalsF1: Lewis Hamilton has been given a hero's welcome in Malaysia. Mercedes duo L
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
F1: Lewis Hamilton has been given a hero's welcome in Malaysia. Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will be even tougher to beat.Source:AFP LEWIS Hamilton believes Mercedes “raised the bar” amid their victorious world title duel with... Read more
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give me sport
Formula 1 fans will hate what Ross Brawn has said about the old logodirector Ross Brawn has come out to defend the decision. After being unveiled
give me sport / Posted 17 days ago
director Ross Brawn has come out to defend the decision. After being unveiled just after the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, where Valtteri Bottas came out on top, he was asked for his view after the race alongside Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel, who also... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Lewis Hamilton’s cold Ricciardo snubtitle after the German dominated the first half of the season, but he could fin
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
title after the German dominated the first half of the season, but he could find no room in his list for Mercedes comrade Valtteri Bottas (third), Kimi Raikkonen (fourth) or Ricciardo, despite the West Australian finishing fifth in the drivers’... Read more
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News.com.au
Lewis Hamilton’s cold Ricciardo snubtitle after the German dominated the first half of the season, but he could fin
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
title after the German dominated the first half of the season, but he could find no room in his list for Mercedes comrade Valtteri Bottas (third), Kimi Raikkonen (fourth) or Ricciardo, despite the West Australian finishing fifth in the drivers’... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Vettel finishes Abu Dhabi test on topcampaign on a high note at least. Sebastian Vettel finished the last day of 20
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 18 days ago
campaign on a high note at least. Sebastian Vettel finished the last day of 2017 testing on top. Sutton Images Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas found some time improvement in the afternoon to finish second, 0.3s off Vettel's benchmark. However, the fact... Read more
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Why Mercedes have joined Ferrari in threatening to quit Formula 1motor sport at the highest level?" Mercedes, represented in 2017 by Lewis Hami
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
motor sport at the highest level?" Mercedes, represented in 2017 by Lewis Hamilton, who won his fourth Championship, and Valtteri Bottas, also won the Constructors' Championship closely followed by Ferrari in second. Second in the Drivers'... Read more
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Crash.net
Vettel fastest as Abu Dhabi test wraps up F1 2017the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix race weekend. The time is effectively meaningless wit
Crash.net / Posted 18 days ago
the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix race weekend. The time is effectively meaningless with nearest rival and Abu Dhabi GP pole-sitter Valtteri Bottas almost a second slower for Mercedes but the weekend's race winner did take second place on the times with a... Read more
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give me sport
Why Nico Rosberg has posted an unhappy tweet about Lewis Hamilton's F1 futurehe became only the fifth driver in the history of Formula One to achieve the fe
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
he became only the fifth driver in the history of Formula One to achieve the feat. Brilliantly partnered by Valtteri Bottas this term, the duo guided Mercedes to their fourth successive Constructors’ title ahead of Ferrari. However,... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Raikkonen tops Abu Dhabi test, Kubica logs century of lapsgive an indication of how headline times in test sessions can be misleading, th
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 19 days ago
give an indication of how headline times in test sessions can be misleading, that time was 1.5s shy of the time which gave Valtteri Bottas pole position on Saturday evening. That could be down to a number of factors, including the fact Raikkonen's... Read more
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Gulf News
Kubica keeps fingers crossed after putting in 100 lapscar, has certainly taken the focus away from the likes of World Champion Lewis
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
car, has certainly taken the focus away from the likes of World Champion Lewis Hamilton, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix winner Valtteri Bottas, McLaren’s beleaguered Fernando Alonso, and Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo, who are also making their final... Read more
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Crash.net
Hamilton lauds new HyperSoft as Pirelli’s best tyreI'm definitely ready to take a break now, though.” With Hamilton’s test progra
Crash.net / Posted 19 days ago
I'm definitely ready to take a break now, though.” With Hamilton’s test programme complete in Abu Dhabi, race winner at the Yas Marian circuit Valtteri Bottas is expected to take over for Mercedes on the second and final day of the Pirelli tyre te... Read more
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International Business Times
'I partied a lot': Lewis Hamilton reveals reason for drop in form as Toto Wolff confirms contract talks the campaign with Vettel taking the win in Brazil after Hamilton crashed in qua
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
the campaign with Vettel taking the win in Brazil after Hamilton crashed in qualifying and started from the pitlane, while Valtteri Bottas took the win in the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi. Hamilton admitted recently that his focus was not... Read more
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Crash.net
Abu Dhabi GP: Buoyant Bottas, F1 farewells and new looksBottas takes crucial win for 2018 - and maybe beyond Valtteri Bottas' victory
Crash.net / Posted 19 days ago
Bottas takes crucial win for 2018 - and maybe beyond Valtteri Bottas' victory in Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix may have been meaningless for the drivers' championship, but it acted as a crucial momentum builder heading into the off-season after a... Read more
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iafrica.com
F1: Five things to watch out for in 2018but the real key will be making overtaking easier. "Impossible to pass here, ma
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
but the real key will be making overtaking easier. "Impossible to pass here, man," Lewis Hamilton told his winning teammate Valtteri Bottas and third-placed Sebastian Vettel at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. "I think they've got to change this track," he... Read more
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News.com.au
Red Bull laments unforgivable flawF1: Daniel Ricciardo has been forced to retire and watch on as Valtteri Bottas
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
F1: Daniel Ricciardo has been forced to retire and watch on as Valtteri Bottas claims victory Daniel Ricciardo will be desperate for better machinery in 2018.Source:Getty Images RED Bull can challenge for world titles in 2018, according to team... Read more
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