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Bottas pleased to unlock Williams potential

– Valtteri Bottas says he is delighted to have finally been able to demonstrate the potential of the Williams FW36 after qualifying in third place for the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bottas and Williams shone during pre-season testing at the circuit but suffered a couple of difificult qualifying sessions in the wet in Australia and Malaysia. The Finn, however, stormed to fourth place under the floodlights at Sakhir and will start third following Daniel Ricciardo's 10-place grid penalty. "It was a good qualifying session; I think we got the maximum out of the car today," he said. "After the Red Bull penalty we are third and after the last two races it's good to see the full...
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