Valtteri Bottas: 'Williams going in right direction'

Valtteri Bottas of Finland and Williams attends the drivers press conference during previews for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 31, 2013
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Valtteri Bottas hails the work of his Williams team after securing a second-placed finish at Sunday's British Grand Prix.

Valtteri Bottas has praised the work of his Williams team after securing a second-placed finish at the British Grand Prix.

The Finn earned the second podium finish of his career on Sunday, coming in behind winner Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes.

Bottas believes that the result at Silverstone is a measure of progress for Williams ahead of the final 10 races of the season.

"We're going in the right way and the team has done a good job," he told BBC Sport. "It is pleasure to drive the car. I really enjoyed it. As a team we made the most out of it."

Bottas and Williams will be back in action on July 20 when they take part in the German Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 6, 2014
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