News Details

Bottas surprised with third in qualifying

Valtteri Bottas says he is surprised with third on the grid for tomorrow's Hungarian Grand Prix at the Hungaroring. The Finn didn't expect the circuit to play to the strengths of the Mercedes-powered Williams FW34, but he feels the upgrades are working well and is optimistic that the team can secure a good result in the race. 'I think maybe a little bit of a surprise,' he said in the post-qualifying press conference. 'We knew that Red Bull are going to be really quick here and also Ferrari and obviously Mercedes like always. 'The nature of the track in theory is not the best for us, but we’ve been able to work well as a team to bring some updates, which really worked well. 'Obviously...
Full Story »
2y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bottas surprised by second row grid spot

– Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has admitted to feeling surprised...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Bottas 'a little bit surprised' with third

Valtteri Bottas has conceded he is "a little bit" surprised...
2y ago from Crash.net

Bottas surprised with third on Hungarian grid

Valtteri Bottas qualified third with Felipe Massa sixth after another...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

Bottas: Hungary not best circuit for our car

– Valtteri Bottas has admitted he might struggle to get on the...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Márquez out for eighth German GP win

– Honda rider Marc Márquez is confident of returning to a...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

Lowes hails 'big steps forward' at Assen

– Aprilia rider Sam Lowes reckons he took "big steps...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

Viñales eager to reclaim championship lead

– Yamaha's Maverick Viñales says he is focused on reclaiming the...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Andrea Dovizioso 'won't change' racing approach after...

Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso says he “won’t change”...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Rookie Jones continuing to Impress after Strong Road...

Ed Jones sits an impressive tenth in the championship standings after...

Gutierrez continuing to adapt to IndyCar after...

Esteban Gutierrez started and finished seventeenth at Road America in only...

ECR Chevys fast at Iowa IndyCar test

Five Verizon IndyCar Series team kept busy after last weekend's race at...
1d ago from Racer.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for June 28, presented by Honda...

Page 1 of 7 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2017 Rally Poland: Neuville Fastest Through Rutted...

Thierry Neuville was fastest through shakedown for Rally Poland, but...

Breen: Poland roads 'More Like a Battlefield than a...

Craig Breen has compared Rally Poland's stages as a...

Neuville tops Poland shakedown

Tänak and Paddon fill top three
5h ago from WRC.com

Thierry Neuville fastest in Rally Poland shakedown

Hyundai’s Thierry Neuville finished ahead of Ott Tanak to set the...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

David Gold: 'West Ham United are desperate for...

West Ham United co-chairman David Gold has admitted that the club are...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

David Ospina: Nantes contact Arsenal keeper about...

Ospina, 28, apparently wants to leave the Emirates after growing...
10h ago from Express.co.uk

Paper round-up: Chelsea ready £95m summer spree,...

Paper gossip: Man City Sanchez boost, Bakayoko to Chelsea, Arsenal bid...
8h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Ferrari to go all out at British GP

Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi... Read More »
3h ago from F1i.com

'Dear Mr. Todt, please accept my apologies for...'

So the FIA confirmed yesterday that it will... Read More »
8h ago from F1i.com

Inside Line: Is Vettel the right man for Ferrari?

Let's face it, as has been widely reported,... Read More »
10h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.