'Not my best' admits Bottas despite pipping Russell to pole

Valtteri Bottas took pole position for Sunday's Sakhir Grand Prix, but it was by a razor thin margin...

Bottas and Russell secure Sakhir front row for Mercedes

Valtteri Bottas achieved his 16th career pole position in Formula 1 by topping Saturday's qualifying session for the...

2020 Sakhir Grand Prix - Qualifying results

Full results from qualifying for the Sakhir Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit, round 16 of the 2020...

Hamilton's cruise to Bahrain pole leaves Bottas 'confused'

Fresh from clinching his record-equalling seventh Formula 1 world championship last time out, Lewis Hamilton was in confident...

Bottas says defeat by Hamilton in 2020 down to 'fine margins'

Valtteri Bottas says only "fine margins" tipped the balance in favour of Lewis Hamilton this season, insisting there...

Mercedes: Bottas 'meant no disrespect' with Wuhan bat comment

Mercedes says Valtteri Bottas "meant no disrespect" to Chinese fans when he made a joke after last Sunday's...

Bottas: First lap damage led to spins and 'disastrous race'

Valtteri Bottas says Sunday's Turkish GP may well go down as the "most difficult" race in his F1...

Hamilton: Team title 'almost as exciting' as drivers' crown

Lewis Hamilton says that winning the F1 Constructors' championship with Mercedes is "almost as exciting" as winning the...

Bottas reveals girlfriend's picture ploy to boost self-belief

Valtteri Bottas hardly comes across as a self-centered, narcissistic individual. Yet the Finn says the walls of his...

Bottas queries lack of yellow flags for Imola debris

Valtteri Bottas has been asking why there were no yellow flags on display before he ran over a...

Bottas 'had no chance to avoid hitting debris'

Valtteri Bottas was once again denied victory by his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton, after the Finn's car...

Bottas 'shaking' after snatching Imola pole from Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas admitted that he was 'shaking' after successfully snatching pole position for the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix...