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Fast Second Practice in Russia
Leads First Practice at Russian GP
Wins Italian GP
Wins F1 Sprint
Bottas has triumphed in the second ever F1 Sprint at Monza - but it's second-placed Max Verstappen who claimed pole position for the Italian Grand Prix, with Bottas set to start the race from the back of the grid on Sunday after a raft of power unit changes despite a faultless drive from P1 in the 18-lap, 100km Sprint from the Finn, Formula1.com reports.
Italian GP Pole
Mercedes' outgoing driver Bottas has taken the Pirelli Speed King Award at Monza, going fastest in qualifying at the Italian Grand Prix, and meaning he'll start P1 for Saturday's F1 Sprint, having beaten team mate Lewis Hamilton, Formula1.com reports.
Leads Monza Practice
The first and only practice session ahead of qualifying at Monza saw Hamilton finish quickest on medium tyres for Mercedes, with rival Max Verstappen second for Red Bull - nearly half a second off the pace on soft tyres, Formula1.com reports.
Wins Dutch Grand Prix
Captures Dutch GP Pole
Fast Practice 3
To the delight of his home fans, Red Bull's Verstappen laid down a big marker ahead of qualifying for the Dutch Grand Prix, going fastest in Free Practice 3 by over half a second from the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas, as Lewis Hamilton took third, Formula1.com reports.
Fast Second Practice
Tops Dutch GP Practice
Hamilton got his Dutch Grand Prix weekend off to the best possible start, going fastest in Free Practice 1 as Formula 1 returned to Zandvoort for the first time since 1985, ahead of home hero Max Verstappen and the Ferrari of Carlos Sainz, Formula1.com reports.
To Retire after 2021
Wins Rain-Shortened Belgian GP
Captures Belgian GP Pole
Fast Belgian GP Practice
Verstappen led the second practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, ending up a narrow 0.041s ahead of the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas, who himself was just 0.031s up on team mate Lewis Hamilton. But the session would end horribly for Verstappen, after he backed his Red Bull RB16B into the wall at Malmedy, prematurely calling time on FP2, Formula1.com reports.
Fast Opening Practice
Extended through 2022
Claims Maiden F1 Victory
Claims Hungarian GP Pole
Hamilton took his first pole position in seven races with a scintillating lap in Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying, locking out the front row with Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas as the Briton's championship rival Max Verstappen had to settle for third, Formula1.com reports.
Fast Second Hungarian GP Practice
Mercedes' Bottas ended second Friday practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix as the fastest driver, heading his team mate Lewis Hamilton by a narrow 0.027s - with a disgruntled Max Verstappen third for Red Bull, nearly three-tenths off the ultimate pace, Formula1.com reports.
Leads Opening Hungarian Practice
Wins British Grand Prix
Wins F1 Sprint
Verstappen has won the inaugural F1 Sprint at the iconic Silverstone circuit, earning himself three points and pole position for Sunday's British Grand Prix, as he triumphed over the Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas, Formula1.com reports.
Wins F1 Sprint Pole
Leads Opening Practice