But will Ferrari maintain Kimi alongside him?
He lost it twice to Hamilton, and then lost it himself!
The news casts fresh doubts over the future of the British Grand Prix as Silverstone pulls out in light of spiralling costs.
It’s easy to get a little confused by all the kerfuffle in light of this news, but don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.
It is understood that the news will be publicly announced in the last minute for security.
Bottas made a perfect getaway off the lights to open the championship hunt up to a potential, and very exciting, three-horse race.