Tag Archive: Valtteri Bottas

Jul 04

Hamilton back on top as Rosberg hits trouble again

Lewis Hamilton reasserted himself at the top of the timesheets ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix

2015-06-05_0582 Lewis Hamilton lays down the gauntlet ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix, as Nico Rosberg is forced onto the back foot again. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton stays cool for Canadian GP win

Lewis Hamilton defies the race-long attentions of Nico Rosberg

2015-06-07_1899Hamilton’s fourth F1 win of the season in the Canadian Grand Prix.

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton beats the rain… then crashes in it

Lewis Hamilton proves fastest again in the dry half of FP2, only to crash into the barriers during a torrential downpour

 

2015-06-05_1298Lewis Hamilton maintained his place at the top of the timesheets during a weather-affected FP2 for the Canadian Grand Prix, despite ending his day in the barriers after an erroneous decision to head out on track during torrential rain.

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton, Mercedes dominate FP1 despite spin

Mercedes emerges 1.5secs clear of the pack

 

2015-06-05_0582Not even a spin can stop Lewis Hamilton stamping his mark on proceedings in Canada during FP1.

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Mar 26

Statement from Williams regarding Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri will be back in the FW37 this weekend
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 Following the injury that Valtteri sustained to his lower back during qualifying for the Australian GP, he has been with a leading physiotherapist who has been working with Valtteri and his trainer to make sure he received the best treatment possible ahead of this weekend’s race.

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Mar 14

Statement from Williams: Update on Valtteri Bottas

Final assessment by the FIA in the early afternoon to determine whether he will be able to race later today.

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 During yesterday’s qualifying session for the Australian Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas developed a back injury which the team felt necessary to be examined by the FIA Medical Delegate at the circuit.

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Mar 01

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day Four

Barcelona Test T03 – Day Four

2015-02-28 - Williams Martini Racing - Barcelona - Valtteri Bottas 0012Today’s programme was similar to yesterday, as we try to get the drivers in the best position before heading to Australia.

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Feb 28

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day Three

Barcelona Test T03 – Day Three
2015-02-28 - Williams Martini Racing - Barcelona - Valtteri Bottas 0013Williams Martini Racing will be back on track tomorrow with Valtteri Bottas behind the wheel of the FW37 for the final day of pre-season testing.

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Feb 27

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day Two

Barcelona Test T03 – Day Two

03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing will be back on track tomorrow with Felipe Massa behind the wheel of the FW37.

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Feb 26

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day One

Barcelona Test T03 – Day One

03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing will be back on track tomorrow with Valtteri Bottas behind the wheel of the FW37. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day Four

Barcelona Test T02 – Day Four

2015-02-03 - Williams Martini Racing - Jerez - Valtteri Bottas 03Williams Martini Racing will return to the track for the third and final winter test in Barcelona beginning on 25 February. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Williams Martini Racing Barcelona Test, Day Three

Barcelona Test T02 Day Three

2015-02-03 - Williams Martini Racing - Jerez - Felipe Massa 01Williams Martini Racing will be back on track tomorrow with Valtteri Bottas at the wheel for the final day of the second test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 02

Williams Martini Racing Jerez Test, Day Two

“We learnt a lot yesterday and have continued to build on that today.” – Rod Nelson
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas - Felipe Massa 01We have had another good day. We managed to get through all of our programme and it was only the final run that we were compromised due to the rain.

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Feb 01

Williams Martini Racing Jerez Test, Day One

“We have gone through our normal winter test programmes today” – Rod Nelson

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02Valtteri clocked up 73 laps. We have new hardware on the car and there is a new power unit, and all of these have to be checked and tested whilst we are running before we can start looking at performance.

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Feb 01

Williams Martini Racing launch the FW37 at the first test in Jerez

The new Williams Mercedes FW37 was unveiled today ahead of the first pre-season test in Jerez, Spain.
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas - Felipe Massa 00The F1 grid will once again be adorned with the red and blue stripes that have grown to be so iconic in motorsport as Williams Martini Racing will be looking to build on their successful 2014 campaign where the team achieved nine podium finishes and finished third in the Constructors’ Championship.

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Jan 30

Williams welcomes Alpinestars as new supplier of technical race apparel

Alpinestars is a global leader in technical, high performance protection for motorcycle and auto racing
03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing has reached a new agreement with motorsport apparel specialist Alpinestars that will see the company supply its technical performance products to the team for the 2015 Formula One season and beyond.

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Jan 19

Hackett becomes official clothing partner

With Williams Martini Racing

09 - Williams F1 Team WILLIAMS MARTINI RACING is pleased to announce that it has signed a new multi-year agreement with Hackett. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 05

Williams strengthens engineering team for 2015 season

The team is further strengthened by the appointment of Dave Robson from McLaren
09 - Williams F1 TeamWilliams is pleased to announce an updated Race Operations structure to further bolster the engineering department ahead of the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship season.

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Nov 26

Bottas’ managers play down Ferrari ‘rumours’

Valtteri Bottas’ managers have played down rumours linking the on-form Finn with a move to Ferrari.

2014-07-26 - Williams Martini Racing - Hungary - Valterri Bottas 04 Italy’s La Gazzetta dello Sport reported this week that, perhaps in view of replacing its current Finn Kimi Raikkonen in 2016, Ferrari has made exploratory advances towards 25-year-old Bottas in recent days. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Reports link Brawn, Costa, Bottas with Ferrari

The latest names linked with Ferrari are Ross Brawn and Valtteri Bottas.

2014-04-20 - Scuderia Ferrari - China (1)On Saturday, reports emerged that amid its thorough 2014 shakeup, the beleaguered great Ferrari could now be set to oust its new boss Marco Mattiacci. Read the rest of this entry »

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