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Bottas expecting tricky tyre challenge

Valtteri Bottas hopes Williams can find more downforce before Sunday's race Sutton Images Enlarge Valtteri Bottas is convinced he can pick up where he left off in Malaysia but is wary of the fact he was unable to get to grips with the hard compound tyre in Friday practice. Williams seemed content to focus on longer runs on Friday as it tried to get to grips with the hard and medium tyres which have been brought to Sepang. Bottas does not believe his Friday performance, finishing tenth and ninth, are too revealing, but he admits that his struggle with the hard 'prime' tyre is a concern ahead of the weekend. "It wasn't the best lap on the option tyre, there's definitely more to...
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