Explaining his remarks, and insisting such negativity had not been playing on his mind, Bottas said: "Honestly, I just [don’t] get the people who have the need to criticise people.
"You know, there have been people telling me that I should not bother, I should give up, but how I am, I will never do that. So I just wanted to - again - send my best wishes to them. It just came out.
A reminder that these drivers are real people. With real feelings. Real dreams.
Hamilton is sent to the back because of a penalty and Bottas, driving the best car on the grid by far, picks up a cheap win. He then goes on to aim despicable language over the world feed. Hamilton has and will continue to wipe the floor with Bottas; one of the weaker drivers in F1.
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