The number one of the F1 World Championship returned to the question of reproach for the burn out on the finish line after the victory in the Styrian GP. Then Verstappen joked: “I won’t do it again, I promise. But it would be nice to give extra points for the best celebration ”
The challenge between Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton continues. Formula 1 is again the protagonist at the Red Bull Ring on the weekend of 2-3-4 July for the second appointment in a row on the Austrian track (here the timetables), this time called the Austrian GP (last was that of Styria ). The circuit does not change, but the tires do: on the occasion of the first weekend in Austria the drivers were able to take advantage of the C2, C3 and C4 compounds, while for next weekend Pirelli will make the C3, C4 and C5 compounds available to the teams. that is, the softest possible. Will it be enough to have an even tighter fight for victory?
Verstappen: “Long F1 World Championship”
The winner of the Styrian Grand Prix naturally hopes that the values on the field will not change this weekend: “The season is long, nothing is certain for the World Championship, I remain focused and look to the next race, not to the last win. It will be nice because there will be many fans and many Dutch, I will have an extra push but I think it will be an even more difficult race than last year “.
exultation to the max
The Red Bull Dutchman returned to the issue of race director Michael Masi’s reprimand after his burn out on the finish line to celebrate his victory in the Styrian GP: “Next time … I’ll make a donut”, he Verstappen joked, meaning he will do a full circle, a donut (donut) on the track. “Seriously”, Max continued, “I was all on one side of the track but I know I was told for safety reasons and for sure I won’t do it again. But … it would be nice to set up a points award for the most beautiful celebration, ”he finally smiled.
the first time of F1
Verstappen was also asked what his first memory related to Formula 1 is, and the Dutchman – son of art – cited anecdotes related to his father Jos, a former F1 driver: “I think the first memory dates back to when I had About 3 years. I remember walking around the paddock which for me was a kind of huge playground. Then I remember that when I was older I played the simulator and always chose the car of Fernando Alonso, my idol as a child ”. Believe him, but to be honest Alonso was sitting next to him …
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