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Hulkenberg: I was too shy and came across as arrogant

As he fights to save his Formula 1 career, Nico Hulkenberg admits a lack of social skills when he was younger might have held him back during his decade in the top flight. Since 2010, the 32-year-old has driven for Williams, Force India, Sauber and Renault, but he has lost his seat for 2020 and is struggling to find another. Holding the record as the longest-serving F1 driver without a single podium, the German thinks his former shyness may have held him back. 'I used to be less social than I am today,' he told Suddeutsche Zeitung newspaper. 'I didn't talk much with people but I think being more open and communicative would have helped.' Hulkenberg also attributes F1's typical politics for...
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