F1 Special: Behind The Scenes With Williams' Racing Drivers

Ahead of this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas gives his thoughts on the season so far

As the Formula One season heads to its spiritual home in Monaco this weekend, it’s only fair to declare that Esquire has a bit of a vested interest in the rest of the F1 championship this season.

The reason we’re biased? Because we’ve officially joined up with Williams Martini Racing for the year and that’s our logo on the rear end-plate of both new Williams Mercedes FW36 cars driven by Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas to prove it.

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We’ll continue to feature driver diaries and other behind-the-scenes access at esquire.co.uk over the course of the season. For now, though, we grabbed some time with the drivers for their thoughts on the season so far. Follow their progress at www.williamsf1.com