Valtteri’s early career has seen him mainly compete in the Finnish racing championships. With strong results Bottas then progressed into Formula Renault and British Formula Ford. 2009 saw the Finnish driver compete for reigning Formula Three Champions ART. Although he didn’t win any races, he did secure 2 pole positions and finished an impressive 3rd in his debut season.
Williams Test Driver (2010)
His recent success brought Bottas to the attention of the Williams F1 Team, who quickly signed him as their official test and reserve driver for 2010.