Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas : Net Worth and Salary

Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas made his F1 debut with Williams in 2013. He would go on to race for them until the 2016 season. Suddenly, in the wake of Nico Rosberg‘s shock retirement, the Finn found himself drafted in at short notice to Mercedes.

Bottas’ contract with Mercedes expires at the end of the 2020 season.

Now, he has completed three years with the German outfit, soon to be four, his plans in 2021 remain unknown at the moment.

Valtteri Bottas

The 30-year old Finn is reportedly worth $20 million and his salary for the 2018 season was around $12 million. According to several reports, his salary for the 2020 season is estimated to be around $8 million.

Valtteri Bottas : Stats

He scored his first points at the 2013 US Grand Prix with an 8th placed finish. He followed it up with his maiden podium in Austria 2014 coupled with two back-to-back podiums in Silverstone and Hockenheim.

The top step of the podium beckoned in 2017 at the Russian Grand Prix, his first of 3 wins in his entire F1 career so far. However, he underwent a dry spell in 2018 without reaching the top step at all. He came close in Azerbaijan but a heartbreaking puncture put paid to that hope.

In 2019, he was able to match Lewis Hamilton in the early part of the season. While his win counter dried up a little during the season, he was still quick enough to keep pace. Despite not clinching the World Championship, Bottas had his best year in F1 in 2019, winning 4 Grands Prix.

Bottas helmet is pretty synonymous with most F1 fans these days. The Finn’s lid features a dark background with splashes of white and blue to accentuate his Finnish background. Interestingly, Valtteri’s helmet is non-symmetrical, which is the style he prefers.

[caption id="attachment_290407" align="alignnone" width="1900"] MELBOURNE GRAND PRIX CIRCUIT, AUSTRALIA – MARCH 17: Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1, 1st position, with his trophy during the Australian GP at Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit on March 17, 2019, in Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Australia. (Photo by Jerry Andre / Sutton Images)[/caption]

Bottas is currently dating Australian road cyclist Tiffany Cromwell. The Finn was previously married to Finnish professional swimmer Emilia Pikkarainen for 3 years before calling it quits in late 2019.

Read : Who is Valtteri Bottas’ ex-wife, Emilia Pikkarainen?

Valtteri Bottas: Endorsements

Bottas was previously sponsored by two well known Finnish organizations. They are Wihuri and Kemppi respectively. Kemppi is a welding company while Wihuri is a conglomerate.

Before the start of the 2019 season, Wihuri parted ways with Bottas following a poor campaign in the preceding season.

Bottas recently announced his association with Finnish sporting company, Polar.

Valtteri Bottas is currently sponsored by Finnish locking solutions company Abloy and luxury private jet company – Insijets.

Valtteri Bottas: Foundations and Charity Work

As a keen runner, Bottas uses the Valtteri Bottas Duathlon to run for children’s development. He also runs for the Starlight Children’s Foundation.

How to contact Valtteri Bottas

Interested parties can reach out to Bottas through his official website at https://valtteribottas.com

Alternatively, fans can reach out to the Finn via his various social media handles, such as – Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

Age 30
Marital Status Divorced
Spouse Emilia Bottas (Divorced in 2019)
Residence Monaco
Nationality Finnish
Endorsements Abloy, Insijets, Polar
Height 1.73m
Ethnicity White
Girlfriend Tiffany Cromwell
Championships 0
Kids 0
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