Bottas to stay on with Hamilton at Mercedes

Bottas to stay on with Hamilton at Mercedes

London - Bottas is currently second in the world championship standings behind Hamilton



By AFP

Published: Thu 29 Aug 2019, 11:55 PM

Last updated: Fri 30 Aug 2019, 1:57 AM

Valtteri Bottas will remain as world champion Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes partner for the 2020 Formula One season, the team said on Thursday, ending speculation about the driver's future.
"Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport on Thursday confirmed that it has exercised its option with Valtteri Bottas for the 2020 Formula One season," the German team said in a statement.
Since he joined the team in 2017 Finland's Bottas, aged 30, has won five grand prix and is currently second in the world championship standings behind Hamilton.
 


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