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personalia

Dutch
30 September 1997 (20)
Cecil Green (30 September 1919)
Roberto Bonomi (30 September 1919)
Gary Hocking (30 September 1937)
Reine Wisell (30 September 1941)
Jochen Mass (30 September 1946)
Eric van de Poele (30 September 1961)

statistics

4 (5.3%)
17 (22.7%)
0 (0%)
0 (0%)
1st
2nd
4
75
74
569 (7.6 points per race avg)
3788
232 (6.1%)
4 (5.3%)
18 (24%)
2015 Australian Grand Prix
2018 Singapore Grand Prix

about Max Verstappen

Max Emilian Verstappen (Dutch pronunciation: [m?ks e??mili?n v?r?st?p?n]; born 30 September 1997) is a Belgian-Dutch racing driver who competes under the Dutch flag in Formula One with Red Bull Racing. Aged 17 years, 166 days, he became the youngest driver to compete in Formula 1 at the 2015 Australian Grand Prix for Scuderia Toro Rosso. He is also the youngest driver to lead a lap during a Formula One Grand Prix, youngest driver to set the fastest lap during a Formula One Grand Prix, youngest driver to score points, youngest driver to secure a podium and youngest Formula One Grand Prix winner in history.

After spending the entire 2015 season with Scuderia Toro Rosso, he started his 2016 campaign with the Italian team, before being promoted by Red Bull Racing as a replacement for Daniil Kvyat, who took over his seat at Toro Rosso. He won the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix in his debut race for Red Bull Racing at the age of 18, becoming the youngest-ever winner of a Grand Prix and the first racing under the Dutch flag. He is the son of former Formula One driver Jos Verstappen.


source: Wikipedia

seasons

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018,

finishing positions

grid positions

wins

# event constructor
1 2016 Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya round 5 Red Bull
2 2017 Sepang International Circuit round 15 Red Bull
3 2017 Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez round 18 Red Bull
4 2018 Red Bull Ring round 9 Red Bull

pole positions

# event constructor

teams & teammates

season teammate
2015 Carlos Sainz
Toro Rosso compare 2015
2016 Carlos Sainz
Daniil Kvyat
Daniel Ricciardo
Toro Rosso compare 2016
2017 Daniel Ricciardo
Red Bull compare 2017
2018 Daniel Ricciardo
Red Bull compare 2018

news

Although Alonso and Red Bull had a war of words over the Belgian Grand Prix weekend about alleged offers for next year, Verstappen is clear that the outfit was not interested in the Spaniard. Instead, he says that part of the attraction of future teammate Pierre Gasly was the fact that the pair have had a good working relationship in the past. “Alonso was not an option, I know that ... ...

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Although the Dutchman did not have the pace to properly fight race winner Lewis Hamilton, he was able to qualify on the front row and then a better strategy helped him finish well clear of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel. While Red Bull is well aware of the power deficit it has to its rivals, Verstappen is now convinced that on the chassis front the team is ahead. "I think we have the best car in ... ...

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Vettel had to settle for third place behind Red Bull's Max Verstappen. Hamilton and Vettel made the best starts of the top three and the pole-sitting Mercedes cut cleanly through the first two corners as second-placed Verstappen had to defend his position from Vettel. Behind them, Sergio Perez nudged his Force India teammate Esteban Ocon into the outside wall at Turn 2, eliminating him from ... ...

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The Dutchman had battled engine problems throughout practice and qualifying, but managed to pull everything together in Q2 to end the first run three tenths down on Hamilton. But when running even quicker on his second run – to leave him in with a chance of grabbing the top spot – Verstappen’s engine cut out and he was unable to improve. “Totally unexpected,” said the Red Bull ... ...

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The Mercedes driver set a best time of 1m36.015s on his first run in Q3, with engineer Pete Bonnington telling him "that was an epic lap" after crossing the line. Hamilton abandoned his lap on his second run in the middle sector after running wide out of the Turn 7 right-hander, but had done enough to secure pole by 0.319s from Red Bull driver Max Verstappen. Verstappen was on a lap that was ... ...

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The Red Bull driver was handed a five-second penalty after colliding with Valtteri Bottas as they battled for third place in the closing stages of the race. The punishment eventually dropped him to fifth. Having expressed anger over the team radio at the time about the sanction, Verstappen says his belief that he should not have been punished has been hardened after seeing videos of what others ... ...

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Verstappen was penalised for his late-race clash with Valtteri Bottas, with the stewards deeming that he had moved in the braking area and not left the Finn with a car’s width. After learning of the penalty from his team, Verstappen said: “I gave him space. They are doing a great job of killing racing, honestly. Bullshit.” Whiting says that he gives drivers the benefit of the doubt ... ...

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Bottas had trailed Verstappen for third place throughout the opening stint, and the Dutchman was warned for gaining an advantage by cutting across Turn 1 under pressure from his rival early on. Mercedes then opted to leave Bottas out to hold up race leader Kimi Raikkonen and allow eventual winner Lewis Hamilton to close in before Bottas finally pitted from the lead on lap 36 of 53. Bottas ... ...

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Red Bull bosses Christian Horner and Helmut Marko praised Renault’s latest engine development after trials in Daniel Ricciardo’s car on Friday, and the new unit was fitted to Verstappen’s car too for final practice and qualifying. Verstappen qualified fifth for Sunday’s race at Monza, but was 1.496 seconds off the pace set by Kimi Raikkonen’s Ferrari in Q3 and just over three tenths ... ...

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Ricciardo took a complete set of new power unit elements on Friday, earning himself a spot on the back row. After a promising initial outing, the team has now followed up on its plan to give Max Verstappen a new V6 on Saturday. It’s only the third of the year for the Dutchman, so he doesn’t face a penalty. It’s understood that on the Renault dyno the Spec C performed better with ... ...

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Vettel edged Red Bull driver Max Verstappen to the quickest time in FP1 at Spa, with championship leader Lewis Hamilton third despite avoiding the fastest tyre compound. Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas hit the top of the pile at the end of the opening half an hour with the first sub-1m45s lap, a 1m44.998s on softs. That was quickly replaced as the benchmark by Hamilton's 1m44.676, also ... ...

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Ricciardo was widely expected to remain at Red Bull alongside the Dutchman, but shocked F1 by putting pen to paper on a two-year deal with the French manufacturer's works outfit instead. While Red Bull is a regular contender for grand prix wins and podiums, Renault has not troubled the top three since re-establishing a factory F1 team, although it has made steady progress. Red Bull ... ...

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Gasly has been chosen to replace Daniel Ricciardo at Red Bull next season after the Australian's decision to leave his long-time backer to join Renault. Horner told Motorsport.com that Red Bull's willingness to back young drivers "pays off" and "without that, these guys [Vettel, Ricciardo, Verstappen] wouldn't be getting the chance". In our exclusive video, Horner explains: "The Red Bull ... ...

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Toro Rosso pair Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley have used more engine elements than any other driver this season.  Hartley’s tally of six internal combustion engines is double the penalty-free limit for the season, while he has also exceeded the number of turbochargers, MGU-H and MGU-Ks, energy stores and control electronics allowed for the year.  Gasly has used almost the same number ... ...

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Ricciardo had suggested during the post-Hungarian Grand Prix test that a fresh Red Bull contract would be sorted after his summer holiday in the United States.  He then informed the team two days later than he had signed a deal with Renault.  “Daniel said he decided after a long flight to America that he wanted a change,” said Horner on F1’s official podcast. “If you look at the ... ...

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The Red Bull driver was furious that his hopes of a strong finish at the Hungaroring were wrecked when he suffered a suspected MGU-K failure on lap six. As his car rolled to a halt, he screamed over the team radio: "Can I not just go ahead and **** it. I don't care if this engine blows up… What a ******* joke all the time with this ****. Honestly." Although saying on Sunday night that he ... ...

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The Red Bull driver was furious that his hopes of a strong finish at the Hungaroring were wrecked when he suffered a suspected MGU-K failure on lap six.As his car rolled to a halt, he screamed over the team radio: "Can I not just go ahead and **** it. I don't care if this engine blows up… What a ******* joke all the time with this ****. Honestly."Although saying on Sunday night that ...

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Verstappen had passed two cars at the start of the Hungarian Grand Prix to run fifth behind the Mercedes and Ferrari cars, but an MGU-K failure put him out of the race after five laps.The issue compounded Red Bull's misery on what had been a difficult race weekend at one of its more favourable tracks – and Verstappen said after the race that both he and teammate Daniel Ricciardo, who ...

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Max Verstappen had been well-placed to challenge Mercedes and Ferrari in the early stages at the Hungaroring, but a suspected MGU-K problem put him out on lap six.The retirement led to a furious outburst from the Dutchman, who had seen another chance of good points slip from his grasp.He told the team: “Can I not just go ahead and **** it. I don’t care if this engine blows up… What a ...

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The young Dutchman has built up a reputation for wet-weather prowess in his F1 career so far, while Red Bull has also generally excelled in the conditions as of late – as such weather puts an emphasis on downforce and negates its customary straightline speed deficit.However, at the Hungaroring – which is viewed as one of Red Bull's stronger tracks – Verstappen could do no better than ...

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Verstappen, who qualified in seventh, drew the ire of Haas driver Grosjean late on in Q3, as the Frenchman felt he was significantly hampered by the Red Bull.Grosjean radioed to his team that Verstappen "f**ked" him and told media afterwards: "It cost me the last two laps. I lost 1.6 seconds on the lap I caught him and I tried to open a bit of a gap and start the next lap."I was so ...

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Verstappen was warned about the approach of the Haas driver on team radio, and the Frenchman subsequently made his feelings clear with an expletive-laden message to his own pit wall."F**k, f**k, f**k, the Red Bull completely f**ked me," Grosjean radioed."That is not on, I was on a push lap, then I had massive spray on the next lap."The FIA noted an “alleged breach of Article 31.5 of ...

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Ricciardo started 19th in Germany after taking a new MGU-K, energy store and control electronics unit.Renault decided that he would not get a new V6 internal combustion engine, turbo and MGU-H, against the expectations of Red Bull, and despite it not making any difference to his penalty.Renault's view was that Ricciardo had enough mileage on his two remaining engines – the Spec A ...

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Vettel was nine seconds clear at Hockenheim with 15 laps to go when he was caught out by the late-race rain and went off at the Sachskurve in the stadium section.That incident opened the door for Vettel's title rival Lewis Hamilton to take victory from 14th on the grid and move back into the world championship lead by 17 points.Verstappen insisted that in the conditions Vettel going ...

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The Dutchman, who qualified fourth for Sunday's German Grand Prix, said he also tried to take Turn 11, the right-hander into the stadium section flat, but in the end he had to make a tiny lift.When returning to the pits he told the team: “I gave it everything I had.” Verstappen’s feat shows just how much downforce is generated by the current F1 cars, and especially the Red Bull ...

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