The Mercedes team has officially confirmed that Valtteri Bottas will remain a silver arrow team driver for the season 2020.
After reporting a few days ago that Valtteri Bottas was due to be extended for another year just before his Mercedes contract was extended, the Brackley team was officially confirmed the day before the race weekend in Belgium. that Finn will remain a teammate of Lewis Hamilton during the offseason 2020.
Bottas said when he renewed the contract:
“I am proud to be part of the outstanding Mercedes team for the fourth year in a row. I would like to take this opportunity to thank the entire Mercedes team for all their support and trust. I progress and race better every season, but my main goal is to win the World Championship. I will do everything in my power to achieve it in the future. ”
Mercedes spare racer Esteban Ocon is set to step up the likes of French Renault for a year, where he will be in F1 season 2020 by Daniel Ricciard.
Nico Hulkenberg would be left without a seat at Renault, but he is expected to make the switch to Haas, where he will most likely replace the unconvinced Romain Grosjean this year.