Qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix of the Formula 1 it was one of the best of the season. Max verstappen it took a pole position dreamed by all the pilots of the category. In the last seconds of the timed event, the Dutchman took first place from Valtteri Bottas and took the lead of both team cars Mercedes.
However, the pilot of Red bull had a moment when he almost threw everything away. A small moment in which there was great tension in the cockpit of the Dutch driver, made the hearts of his box paralyze. Fortunately, the situation did not go to major and finally Verstappen was left with the fastest time of the session.
When the Dutchman was preparing to complete turns six and seven of the Yas Marina circuit, Verstappen’s right hand got stuck in the cockpit of his car and it seemed that he was going directly against the wall. However, the Dutchman was able to solve the problem. After being scared, the Red Bull rider pulled off a fantastic lap to get in first place.
‘It must have been unfortunate. I got stuck, I think it was between the steering wheel and my knee. It had never happened to me before. I was literally heading for the wall. It’s just an unfortunate action, ”Verstappen stressed after the qualifying test. In addition, he stressed that he hoped that this weekend he would take pole.
“All year we got a little closer and I was close a few times. But finally being here at least once after the dominance that Mercedes had throughout the year. It’s very nice for us and for the whole team as well. It will be interesting tomorrow. I’ll do my best, “added Verstappen to finish his story.
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