The 23-year-old Verstappen had clinched a brilliant pole position on Saturday, and made a good start while Bottas comfortably held off Hamilton. The world champion looked off form and started to drift back after a few laps, and was nearly caught by Albon on the last two laps.
Updated on Dec 13, 2020 08:37 PM IST
YAS ISLAND |Associated Press
Dutchman Verstappen lapped the Yas Marina track in one minute, 36.251 seconds, 0.501 seconds clear of his British-born Thai team mate Albon.
Published on Dec 12, 2020 06:13 PM IST
The race was interrupted three times by a safety car and nine of 20 drivers abandoned, including both Red Bulls of Max Verstappen and Alexander Albon — who tried to overtake Hamilton on the outside with 10 laps left, touched wheels and flew off track.
Updated on Jul 05, 2020 08:47 PM IST
SPIELBERG, Austria |Associated Press
Max Verstappen secured the second pole position of his career to mark his Red Bull boss Christian Horner’s 46th birthday in style on Saturday when he topped the qualifying times for Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix.
Published on Nov 18, 2019 01:33 PM IST
Sao Paulo |Agence France-Presse
Honda said Kvyat and his Toro Rosso team mate Pierre Gasly, along with Red Bull’s Verstappen and Alexander Albon would all have grid drops after being given new engines for the race in Sochi.
Updated on Sep 26, 2019 10:26 PM IST
The Briton’s morning lap of one minute 17.233 seconds was still the day’s best, with Gasly producing a 1:17.854 effort on the fastest soft tyres in the afternoon when the track was still suitable for slicks.
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 08:41 AM IST