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How Bottas highlighted Red Bull's driver problem

Article To news overview © Mercedes Valtteri Bottas' ability as a "second driver" at the Spanish Grand Prix highlighted the problem facing Red Bull, according to former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer. Despite some controversy over whether he held up teammate Lewis Hamilton during the race, Bottas still put in a solid performance to finish in third place behind Hamilton and Max Verstappen respectively. Palmer believes that it is this trait of reliability that has kept Bottas at Mercedes for several years, something that is in opposition to Red Bull's driver situation, with Sergio Perez currently unable to provide the same sort of back-up to Verstappen. "Bottas has been retained by...
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