Valtteri Bottas railed against a comparison to Nico Rosberg, but says he has a plan in order to follow in his Mercedes predecessor's footsteps and beat Lewis Hamilton to title glory in 2020.
With Mercedes proving unstoppable yet again in 2019, Bottas was unable to keep pace with Hamilton in an all-Silver drivers' title race – Hamilton securing his sixth crown in Austin last time out.
Bottas has gotten closer to challenging Hamilton than his previous years at Mercedes, however, and Rosberg recently said that the Finn's mental approach earlier in the season was the perfect method to get the better of the Briton – something he managed in 2016.
Asked if he would consider adopting mind games, like Rosberg, Bottas said: "To be honest, I am slightly already bored about that question because every driver is individual. I am me I am not Nico.
"For sure I have plans to find the different ways of how I want to achieve my goal, which is ultimately the championship. That means beating my teammate but also many other drivers.
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