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Valtteri Bottas

Bottas welcomes former Mercedes chief to Instagram: 'James, it's Valtteri'

The Alfa Romeo driver made a cheeky throwback to the years at Mercedes as the Williams boss joined Instagram.

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Alfa Romeo driver Valtteri Bottas has welcomed his former Mercedes colleague and now Williams Team Principal James Vowles to Instagram with a throwback message.

In Vowles first post to the social media platform, Bottas commented with a funny throwback message: "James, It's Valtteri. Welcome to Instagram."

The reference is referring back to their exchanges over team radio during their years at Mercedes, when Vowles would instruct Bottas with the immortal words: "Valtteri, it's James..."

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