Frontpage   |   Twitter   |   Photos   |   Game   |   Standings Sunday 26 February 2017
 
Tuesday 3 January at 08:35
Ricciardo relationship could change - Verstappen
Font size:
Tuesday 3 January at 08:35 : Jan.3 (GMM) Max Verstappen admits that if Red Bull's 2017 car is a title challenger, his relationship with teammate Daniel Ricciardo would change.

However, the young Dutchman says that so far, he gets on very well with his Australian colleague.

"When you see Daniel, he is always smiling and making everyone laugh," Verstappen told De Telegraaf newspaper. "I can do the same, I think.

"For a team, it is very important to have two drivers like that who are open and sharing all the information.

"I think you can clearly see that it was less good with Carlos (Sainz), but the situation was completely different. At Toro Rosso, Carlos and I both knew there was only one seat available at Red Bull, because Daniel was always performing well."

However, Verstappen acknowledged that if he and Ricciardo are fighting for the title in 2017, the dynamic of their relationship will change.

"I'm not naive," he said. "Everything will be more intense and tensions will rise. But it is up the team to make the process run smoothly so that everyone does not stop working together to improve the car, or withholds information.

"But I don't see that happening any time soon," added Verstappen.
RELATED NEWS ITEMS
23-02 Verstappen ready for F1 title - Marko
21-02 Too early for Verstappen title in 2017 - father
08-02 Verstappen-Vandoorne like Senna-Prost - pundit
23-01 Verstappen not eyeing youngest F1 champion record
21-01 'Exhausted' Verstappen training hard for 2017 - father
13-01 Verstappen 'absolutely ready' for 2017 title
02-12 Montoya sides with Verstappen amid criticism
 
NEXT RACE 26 March 2017
Grand Prix of Australia (5,303 m)
Melbourne, Albert Park Circuit
Last Winner: Nico Rosberg
TV schedule
Friday - practice 1
12:30 - 14:00

Friday - practice 2
16:30 - 18:00

Saturday - practice 3
14:00 - 15:00

Saturday - qualification
17:00 - 18:00

Sunday - race
16:00

Friday - practice 1

Friday - practice 2

Saturday - practice 3

Saturday - qualification

Sunday - race

STANDINGS 2016
Driver championship
1.Rosberg385
2.Hamilton380
3.Ricciardo256
Constructors championship
1.Mercedes765
2.Red Bull468
3.Ferrari398
FACEBOOK
TWITTER
www.ReserveDeler24.CO.NO
autoverzekering - Pricewise
 
RECENT PHOTO'S
Williams FW40 Launch Williams FW40 Launch Williams FW40 Launch McLaren Honda MCL32 Launch, Alonso, Vandoorne McLaren-Honda MCL32 Launch McLaren-Honda MCL32 Launch McLaren-Honda MCL32 Launch McLaren-Honda MCL32 Launch
McLaren-Honda MCL32 Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Launch
Copyright ©2017 Onestopstrategy.com   |   Powered by PGL Media About us    |    Contact    |    Advertising    |    Vacancies    |    Privacy Statement