Since the beginning of his career, Max Verstappen has had a number of team-mates in Formula 1. But despite his competitive nature, the Dutchman has always maintained a good relationship with them.
During his Formula 1 career, Max Verstappen has already had a number of team-mates, both at Toro Rosso and Red Bull. Carlos Sainz Jr, Daniel Ricciardo, Pierre Gasly, Alex Albon, Sergio Pérez… If the Dutchman is a true competitor and his first opponent is the other driver of his team, this does not hinder him from maintaining a friendly relationship and a healthy rivalry.
This is what he revealed, taking as an example his friendship with Daniel Ricciardo, now at McLaren.
“I think my heart is good, I mean it. I always get on well with them. ” says the Red Bull driver,
“They are very nice guys and I think we are all very motivated, as you can see on track obviously, where we always want to beat the other guy. But off the track we can also have a good time and enjoy ourselves.
“With Daniel, for example, we both live in Monaco, so we get to see each other a bit more often but also travel to the circuits, and we can share our flights.
“We don’t always talk about F1, you know. We can talk about all sorts of other things in life. Because at the end of the day, F1 is a part of our life, but it’s not everything. It’s a big part of it, but it’s not the only thing,” the Red Bull driver said
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