Bottas admits he was weighing up F1 future ahead of Alfa Romeo switch

After five seasons that yielded 10 grand prix wins, 58 podiums and five constructors championships driving for Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas left the silver arrows at the end of the 2021 season, choosing to sign with Alfa Romeo for the 2022 season and beyond. But the Finn admits he did contemplate the idea of walking away from the sport before making the switch.