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Bottas: Mercedes are definitely not favourites in France GP

Valtteri Bottas has claimed that, although Mercedes are set to receive their second engine of the season ahead of the French Grand Prix at the Circuit Paul Ricard, his team are "definitely" not favourites to win this weekend due to the tough current competition in 2018. Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari won the last Grand Prix in Canada at a canter, with neither driver from Mercedes or Red Bull laying a glove on the German, who won from pole to flag with ease. Mercedes' troubles have been attributed to the fact they did not upgrade their engine to their second of the campaign, while their rivals did. Bottas is looking forward to receiving the new power unit, but insists that does not...
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