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Williams' Rob Smedley admitted he was 'a little surprised' by Valtteri Bottas' pace in the British GP but has no doubts about the Finn's potential to go all the way in F1.Bottas sliced his way through from 14th on the grid to finish second behind Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's race, the 24 year-old seemingly passing car after car in the laps after the re-start caused by KImi Raikkonen's accident.The result was the best of Bottas' burgeoning career and came only a fortnight after he claimed his first podium finish with third place at the Austrian GP.'I think that he's a very, very good driver. He's a great driver,' Smedley, Williams' Head of Performance Engineering, said afterwards. 'His...
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