At the 2017, the Finnish driver joined the Silver Arrows (nickname of the Mercedes-Benz team). He finished third in the Austrian Grand Prix last Sunday and is now focusing on the British Grand Prix to which the team will participate.
Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas won two of the four opening races this season. The other two won by Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport mate, Monster Energy driver Lewis Hamilton.
Lewis, the current world champion, wins six out of nine races and leads the race ahead. Valtteri is now aware that he must contribute to the success of his team-mate if he does not want to stay behind.
PREPARING FOR BRITISH GRAND PRIX
Speaking after his last podium at the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend (P3), Monster Energy Valtteri Pilot said: dim I gave my performance 10 over 7.5. 14 In July, I will minimize my mistakes in the qualification of the race in England and put my presence in the third round. One factor was my tempo in the race. I need to make the biggest progress on this issue. ”
İM I've learned a lot from LEWIS ”
Valtteri added: “Lewis and I have a very open relationship with the team. We share our knowledge and plans. There is a mutual open communication. As a pilot, I learned a lot from Lewis. We both know that we have a chance to win every race. If you want to take part in one of the top teams, you should know that you have more to lose than the teams below. I'm lucky to be a part of one of the best teams because all drivers want to sit in my shoes. You always want to be in a better car, that's natural. ”F1 Learn more about 2019, stay informed