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How Good Was Valtteri Bottas, Really, At Mercedes?

Photo: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP (Getty Images)After five years with the Mercedes Formula One team, each of which he spent in the shadow of his World Championship-winning teammate Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas will be moving on and taking Kimi Raikkonen’s place at Alfa Romeo. But how good was Bottas, really?Driver quality can be a bit of a subjective…
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Here’s How To Watch Formula One, MotoGP, NASCAR, And Everything Else In Racing This Weekend; August 27-29

Image: F1Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what’s going on in the world of racing, where you can see it and where you can talk about it, all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend?F1 is back! It’s been a tough old time without the open wheely bois around doing their zoom…
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Maverick Viñales And Yamaha Are Through

Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp (Getty Images)The weird saga between Maverick Viñales and the Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP team has ended, as both parties announced Friday that they would not race together for the remainder of the 2021 campaign. This comes after Viñales was suspended from last weekend’s race at the Red Bull Ring. The team had also decided…
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