Lewis Hamilton will not boycott Belgian Grand Prix in the wake of Jacob Blake's shooting in the US.
Valtteri Bottas had vowed that he could challenge Lewis Hamilton for the world championship this year but after six races he is already 43 points behind.
Valtteri Bottas said that he has shed three kilos over the 66-lap Spanish Grand Prix, saying that it has been hotter in the car this season.
Here is how the teams fared in the Spanish Grand Prix at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya.
Valtteri Bottas is third in the Drivers' Championship and now 43 points behind his Mercedes teammate and leader Lewis Hamilton.
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff was all praise of Lewis Hamilton's instinct and spoke highly of his driving.
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix quite comfortably as Max Verstappen finished second and Valtteri Bottas came third.
Lewis Hamilton feels it will be Red Bull's Max Verstappen who will be a tough challenge despite a Mercedes front row lockout at the Spanish Grand Prix.
Spanish Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton was once again on top while Valtteri Bottas second and Max Verstappen third.
Spanish Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton topped Valtteri Bottas (second) and Max Verstappen (third) ahead of qualifying.
Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton went fastest in a searingly hot second practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday with Mercedes again dominant after losing out to Red Bull last weekend.
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff is considering his future with the team and within Formula One.
Formula One: Valtteri Bottas was .039 quicker than Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton and about 1 second ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen after the first practice of the Spanish Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton has shrugged off a plan to restrict cars' engine modes in qualifying.
Max Verstappen, who beat Lewis Hamilton to win 70th Anniversary GP, will be looking to do more of the same in Spain.
Lewis Hamilton welcomes the prospect of a Formula One title battle with Max Verstappen following the Dutchman's dramatic victory in Sunday's torrid 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone.
Just a week after Lewis Hamilton's dramatic British GP win on three wheels, he and his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas had tire troubles again.
Max Verstappen won the 70th Anniversary GP with Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas struggling with their tires.
Lewis Hamilton said he was grateful to all the drivers who took the knee alongside him ahead of the Austrian GP.
70th Anniversary Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas pipped Lewis Hamilton for pole position by the finest of margins.