The grill of 2017 takes shape: Massa to Williams, Bottas to Mercedes and Wehrlein to Sauber

Wiliams Pitstop

The output of Nico Rosberg has made a grill that looked more or less seated upside down. The unexpected cessation of the current champion has given a post season very busy, full of rumors of all kinds, many are pilots who have been located in the seat of a Mercedes, but finally all the rumors have dissipated today with the official announcement.

which will occupy the position left and will be teammate of Lewis Hamilton in 2017 is the finlandes Valteri Bottas. The young pilot of Williams were a great asset to the team of Grove, by his talent and already experience, but finally Mercedes has won the pulse, possibly in exchange for favorable treatment for the English team in terms of motorization.

Felipe Massa, Williams, GP Canadá 2014

To repair the output of Bottas, the team Williams had a plan B, and was asking Felipe Massa, who announced that it was withdrawing permanently from F1 last year to 2016, again. Massa has a lot of experience and is a good pilot, something that needs to Williams for next year if you do not want to be take with a rookie and another pilot without much experience on your side or with less talent…

Pascal Wehrlein was in the Manor, but in the absence of knowing what is happening with the team, whether he disappears or stays on the grill this year, and after deciding on Bottas. Wehrlein has no other to look for a seat desperately not to stay out the next year before the unknown that was his current team. The pilot of the quarry of Mercedes is up finally to Sauber.

therefore, the grill is:

Mercedes Lewis Hamilton Valteri Bottas
Ferrari Kimi Räikkönen Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull Max Verstappen Daniel Ricciardo
McLaren-Honda Fernando Alonso Stoffel Vandoorne
Willams Felipe Massa Lance Stroll
Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz Jr. Daniil Kvyat
Force India Sergio Perez Esteban Ocon
Haas Romain Grosjean Kevin Magnussen
Renault Nico Hulkenberg Joylon Palmer
Sauber Marcus Ericsson Pascal Wehrlein
Manor * (without pilots confirmed , or participation)