In Austria, Verstappen started 2nd but suffered a poor start, dropping down to 8th.

He is represented by Raymond Vermeulen, Personal and Business Manager. [42], Verstappen continued to regularly finish in the points as well as achieving his best finish of the 2015 season in Hungary by finishing 4th and equalled this result at the United States Grand Prix.

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[61] At the next race in Bahrain, he crashed during qualifying and started in 15th place.

After a poor first lap, he was down to 5th.

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Max Verstappen over time since January 1st 2013. [11], Verstappen began karting at age 4. [15][16], In 2009, Verstappen joined Team Pex Racing, a CRG customer team. 3.6m Followers, 777 Following, 1,290 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Max Verstappen (@maxverstappen1) Weight in Kilogram: 67 kg. The car was provided by Dutch team Manor MP Motorsport.

Max Verstappen certainly surprised everyone after finishing at 1st place and his fans got reasons to cherish about.

Biographies The wet and chaotic German Grand Prix began in a similar fashion to the race in Austria for Verstappen, as a poor start caused him to fall behind.

Born with Belgian-Dutch dual nationality, he made his debut at the 2015 Australian Grand Prix aged 17 years, 166 days, becoming the youngest driver to compete in Formula One.

He holds eight other "firsts" in Formula One racing.

In 2013, he won the European KF and KZ championships as well as the 2013 World KZ championship in KZ1, the highest karting category. He was so close to finish up winning world championship in 2018 and 2019 season with the red bull racing so we might see him winning world title for sure in future. Weight in Pounds: 148 pounds. He was born on 30th September 1997 in Hasselt, Belgium and drives for the Red Bull Racing in Formula one. After a charge towards the front, he made his way up to 2nd before controversially passing Leclerc for the lead of the race with three laps to go. At the Russian Grand Prix, Verstappen finished the race in second, his seventh podium finish of 2020, after qualifying in second behind Hamilton. He would then finish 4th in Germany after strategy errors let a recovering Hamilton get past him as he went on to win the race. Verstappen finished the 2019 season in 3rd place in the championship with 278 points, the best result of his career thus far. However, he would inherit the lead mid-way through the race after a crash by race leader Hamilton. Red Bull Racing Team Principal, Christian Horner, described it as "an amazing performance" by Verstappen and the Red Bull support team.[75]. After spending the 2015 season with Scuderia Toro Rosso, he started his 2016 campaign with the Italian team before being promoted to parent team Red Bull Racing after four races as a replacement for Daniil Kvyat. Max likes to spend time in Karting whenever he gets time on non-racing day.

He was released into the path of Valtteri Bottas during the drivers' pit stops, gaining 2nd place but receiving a 5-second penalty as a result. In 2007, he won the Dutch Minimax Championship in a kart produced by his father.

At the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, he was on his way to claim 2nd after floor problems for Valtteri Bottas, but then received a puncture and spun, causing his 4th retirement of the 2020 season.

[12] In 2006, Verstappen graduated to the Rotax Max Minimax class and won the Belgian championship. [25] He competed at the SKUSA SuperNationals in the KZ2 class in a CRG, finishing 21st.

He has Dutch ancestry on his father’s side and has Belgian ancestry on his mother’s side. Max Verstappen Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, wife, Bio. He won the FIA’s (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile) “Personality of the Year” award for 3 successive years, from 2015 to 2017, and the “Rookie of the Year” award in 2015. From the Malaysian Grand Prix onward, Verstappen enjoyed a surge of success.