2021 Valtteri Bottas Signed Race Used US GP Special Edition Mercedes AMG F1 Helmet POANow Sold
2021 Valtteri Bottas Signed Race Used US GP Special Edition Mercedes AMG F1 Helmet POA
This special Austin Edition Stilo helmet was worn by Valtteri Bottas during the 2021 United States GP race in Austin, Texas. Only 1 helmet was made with this design (no back ups were made) and used during the US GP and this is it! This particular model, a ST5-VB, was built to his specific specs and the graphics were designed by his girlfriend, Tiffany Cromwell, based on the famous 6th Street mural in Austin, Texas. The helmet was received immediately after the race in Austin directly from Valtteri Bottas, it has drink tube, race debris and tear off all still in place. Valtteri has also personally signed the helmet above the visor, as well he notes US GP 2021 on it. Tiffany Cromwell has also signed the back of the helmet. This is a very rare opportunity to buy this race used, 1 off special design helmet from the popular Finnish driver
Bottas is one of the most accomplished Finnish drivers in Formula One history, with nine race wins during his five seasons with Mercedes. He would finish second to teammate Lewis Hamilton in the Drivers’ Championship in both 2019 and 2020.
The GP3 Champion from 2011 broke into F1 in 2013 with the Williams Racing team, where he spent four seasons. His second season there produced six podium finishes, which got the attention of the F1 paddock. He joined Mercedes for the 2017 season, helping them win four Constructors’ Championships. His best season came in 2019 when he won four races and scored five poles, with 15 podium finishes in 21 races. Bottas recently announced that he will move to Alfa Romeo for the 2022 season.
The helmet comes with his original Stilo helmet bag and a Certificate of Authenticity.