June 30, 2018 / 2:20 PM / 18 days ago

Bottas on pole again in Austria

SPIELBERG, Austria (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas seized his first pole position of the Formula One season in Austria on Saturday with his Mercedes team mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton having to settle for second.

F1 Formula One - Austrian Grand Prix - Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria - June 29, 2018 Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas after practice REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Bottas, who has yet to win this year, triumphed at the Red Bull Ring from pole in 2017.

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, 14 points behind Hamilton after eight races, qualified third.

Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Ken Ferris

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