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Valtteri Bottas Signs One-Year Extension With Mercedes AMG

Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport have announced that Valtteri Bottas has agreed a new deal to stay with the team for the 2018 season. The Finnish driver, who joined the Brackley based team earlier this year replacing reigning champion Nico Rosberg, has enjoyed a debut season with Mercedes, scoring his first pole position in Bahrain and taking two victories so far at the Russian and Austrian Grand Prix. With talks over a potential new deal for Bottas at Mercedes over the summer, both parties have now agreed on a one-year contract extension to keep the Finn on alongside team-mate Lewis Hamilton for another season. 'I am honoured and proud to continue to work with Mercedes-AMG Petronas...
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