News Details

‘From that moment I knew Max would be special'

AlphaTauri team manager Graham Watson has dismissed claims that newly crowned F1 world champion Max Verstappen is arrogant, instead affirming that the Dutchman is simply confident. Watson joined the team – then named Toro Rosso – as team manager in 2014, and oversaw multiple practice sessions partaken by Verstappen that season, the first of which came at the Japanese Grand Prix when he was just 16 years of age. The Dutchman was then fast-tracked from Formula 3 straight to Formula 1 in 2015. He scored points in 10 of the 20 races that year, and achieved a P4 finish at the frenetic Hungarian Grand Prix en route to a 12th placed Championship finish. Verstappen would then move up to Red...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Verstappen can't afford to be ‘very clean' like...

Max Verstappen needed to be very aggressive and take all opportunities...
1y ago from Formula1News.co.uk

‘He can look at the bigger picture better now':...

Red Bull advisor Dr Helmut Marko has revealed his delight at the...
1y ago from Formula1News.co.uk

Marko: Max improves constantly, I'm excited to see...

Guaranteed Helmut Marko is still sporting a smile weeks after watching...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

‘Very special': Vettel and Schumacher excited to...

Aston Martin’s Sebastian Vettel and Haas’ Mick Schumacher are looking...
1y ago from Formula1News.co.uk

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ericsson sets fastest lap of IndyCar pre-season test

Last year’s Indianapolis 500 winner, Marcus Ericsson, has driven his...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Herta fastest in first day of IndyCar preseason testing

The NTT IndyCar Series was on track Thursday for the first open test...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Premier League Team of the Week - Marcus Rashford,...

Sports Mole picks its Premier League Team of the Week, including Marcus...
6h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Newcastle remain interested in Arsenal target ahead of...

Newcastle remain interested in Arsenal target Youri Tielemans ahead of a...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

(Photo) Arsenal star's personal trainer posts major...

Arsenal forward Gabriel Jesus’ personal trainer has posted a major...
5h ago from CaughtOffside.com

“Ruffled your feathers” - BT Sport pundit claim...

BT Sport pundit Rio Ferdinand has claimed that Arsenal defender Oleksandr...
15h ago from FootballFancast....

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.