Tag Archives: Valtteri Bottas

Because of his nationality, Zhou says he was the victim of bullying

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Zhou Guanyu is relishing his first season in Formula 1, driving for the Alfa Romeo team, and is “living the dream” after a few sad moments when he believed reaching the top of racing may be well out of his reach. Zhou Guanyu is the first Chinese racer in the history of the motorsport. Zhou Guanyu […]

Zhou recounts the advise Bottas gave him that ‘helped to calm’ him

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Valtteri Bottas has been hailed by Zhou Guanyu as one of the “nicest” teammates he has ever had, and the Chinese player acknowledges that the Finn has been supportive in offering pearls of advice. The best word of advice Valtteri Bottas ever provided Zhou Guanyu before his Formula One start has been disclosed. The Finnish […]

Is Alfa Romeo’s problem finally solved?

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Zhou Guanyu is happy that his Alfa Romeo squad got solutions that enabled them finish in the points for the second time this season in the Canadian GP on Sunday. This is the first time the Chinese racer has seen the chequered flag since his start in Bahrain, where he placed tenth. He was encouraged […]

Bottas is taken aback by Hamilton’s and Mercedes’ struggles

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Valtteri Bottas acknowledged his shock at his previous squad’s troubles in 2022 after placing second to Mercedes’ George Russell and well above of Lewis Hamilton at Imola. The extent to which Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton have struggled thus far in the 2022 season has astonished Valtteri Bottas. Bottas joined Alfa Romeo in 2022 following 5 trophy-laden seasons […]

Bottas fights back at Stroll as possible race ban approaches

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Valtteri Bottas has questioned Lance Stroll’s driving manners due to an accident at the Australian Grand Prix that resulted in a time limit for the Aston Martin driver. Following the Australian Grand Prix, Alfa Romeo’s Valtteri Bottas was enraged with Aston Martin competitor Lance Stroll. During Sunday’s race, the two drivers went close on a […]

Why Bottas confident in his ability to improve Alfa Romeo’s results?

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The new Alfa Romeo driver Valtteri Bottas feels he can help his current squad climb the grid in 2022 by bringing his Mercedes knowledge. As he adjusts to work at Alfa Romeo, Valtteri Bottas has stated that he believes he can be the “greatest version of himself” in 2022. Bottas was able to compete for frequent […]

Valtteri Bottas: Hadn’t been a team player at Mercedes, it would have been more stressful

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Valtteri Bottas has supported Lewis Hamilton in a “team” role at Mercedes on several occasions. If he hadn’t done this, the Finn confesses, it could have had a negative impact on the team. Valtteri Bottas says that not winning a World Championship with Mercedes seems like a “failure,” but believes that having a smaller role […]

Bottas reflects on his time with Mercedes: I can be unbeatable

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Valtteri Bottas feels he can be invincible  occasions, but that these are too few… Valtteri Bottas has reflected on his experience with Mercedes and believes that he is capable of being unrivaled at the front of the pack on occasion. Bottas helped Mercedes to five successive Constructors’ Championships after five seasons with the team, but […]