News Details

Valtteri, it's James. Please hold position, I'm sorry

With around ten laps to go in the German Grand Prix, turned topsy-turvy by a rain shower over Hockenheim, Valtteri Bottas believed he had a chance at victory as he stalked Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in a car that had the better pace at that point of the race. After a safety car period late in the race Bottas was tucked under the wing of Hamilton's car, ready to pounce, but the dream of adding to his three Formula 1 victories was soon scuppered as the team's strategist James Vowles came over the radio and ordered:'Valtteri, it's James. Please hold position, I'm sorry.' Bottas duly obliged and followed his teammate over the line to claim a famous one-two for the Silver Arrows on home...
Full Story »
3w ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

German Grand Prix: Vettel gaffe gifts Hamilton victory

Lewis Hamilton took an unexpected victory at the expense of his teammate...
3w ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lewis Hamilton signs Mercedes deal through 2020

Photo by: www.kymillman.com/f1 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and Lewis...
3w ago from TheParcFerme.com

Bottas: Less big gaps between me and Lewis

Valtteri Bottas has not won a grand prix this season, nevertheless, he...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Bottas expects quick resolution to Mercedes future...

Valtteri Bottas says he expects to resolve his own Formula 1 future...
3w ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi: Fourth in the points now the...

No description available...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Ducati will let Lorenzo test Honda in November

Ducati boss Paolo Ciabatti has confirmed Jorge Lorenzo will be allowed to...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar series and drivers open to Fernando Alonso...

Tuesday’s declaration that Fernando Alonso will retire from Formula...
17h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

IndyCar hoping to lure McLaren amid Alonso announcement

IndyCar has stated that it is ‘supporting’ McLaren’s efforts to...
19h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal news: Piers Morgan reacts to Matteo...

PIERS MORGAN has laughed off Matteo Guendouzi’s claim that Arsenal can...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal still a laughing stock but signs show they...

N's Stewart Robson shares his analysis on where Unai Emery's Arsenal side...
3h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Romanian teenager confirms Arsenal offer

Arsenal are on the verge of signing Romanian teenager Catalin Carjan as...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Napoli: It's true that Ospina could arrive

Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has confirmed he's interested in...
6h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Michael Schumacher moving to Spain

Michael Schumacher will move with his family to a... Read More »
5h ago from GPFans.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.