The team Red bull he is living very convulsed weeks. The output of Sling of the Formula 1 starting in 2022, he left a team on the brink of knockout that came off guard. Lack of performance to beat the Mercedes it has them to bring bad. If not for Max verstappen, the team would be far behind. Now it only remains to define who will be the partner from the Dutch next season.
This Tuesday, Max Verstappen gave an interview to the Dutch television channel Ziggo Sport. In the note, the Red Bull driver gave some details of the negotiations about the future driver of the team. So much Sergio perez, as Nico Hulkenberg seem to start from the ‘pole position’, in the race to occupy the seat that would leave Alexander Albon.
The Dutchman assured that the team constantly consults him to reach an agreement on his future boxing partner, although he stressed that he does not have the decision. In the end, it is not up to me. I don’t make the choice. Of course they consult me, but in the end I don’t care at the moment. So we’ll wait and see, ”Verstappen said.
On the other hand, the Dutchman commented on the importance of having a firm partner, although he insists on downplaying it. “I can fine tune the car for myself, but we are not good enough to compete for the championship so it doesn’t matter. But if you are close to Mercedes where you can do some things with strategy, it is good to have a second driver there. But that’s not a problem, “he launched.
Hulkenberg above the rest
In recent days, Verstappen had said that between Sergio Pérez and Nico Hulkenberg, he was staying with the German. I can’t say much, but Nico is a wonderful driver. What he achieved at the Nürburgring was very positive. I think he would make a good teammate. But, I repeat, it is not something that depends on me, “said the Dutchman previously.