Max Verstappen

Born: September 30, 1997 (age 18)


Hometown: Hasselt, Belgium
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Team: Red Bull
Current Rank: No. 10 (13 points)
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
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Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Engineers leave Toro Rosso?
Newly-promoted Max Verstappen's race engineer has also left Toro Rosso.
11:51
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Max Verstappen not feeling pressure of Formula 1 promotion
Max Verstappen insists that he is not feeling the heat of his sudden promotion to Red Bull's senior F1 team.
09:11
Dr Helmut Marko looks on in the garage during practice for the Austria Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Helmut Marko: 'Red Bull helping, not harming Daniil Kvyat'
Dr Helmut Marko claims that moving back to Toro Rosso will reduce pressure that Daniil Kvyat was struggling to cope with so far in 2016.
08:48
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Max Verstappen, Daniil Kvyat swap Formula 1 seats
Red Bull drop Daniil Kvyat and replace him with Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen for the remainder of the Formula 1 season.
May 5, 09:25
Daniil Kvyat of Red Bull Racing gets ready in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 29, 2016
Daniil Kvyat phoned Sebastian Vettel after Sochi crashes
Daniil Kvyat says that he spoke with Sebastian Vettel on the phone after the Russian Grand Prix.
May 2, 08:20
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Toro Rosso chief admits Max Verstappen could 'move up' in 2017
The Max Verstappen camp is not denying speculation the Dutchman looks set to graduate from Toro Rosso to the main Red Bull team for 2017.
Apr 30, 10:42
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Max Verstappen denies Formula 1 career in plateau
Max Verstappen denies that he is already hitting a plateau, four races into the second season in his otherwise meteoric F1 career.
Apr 29, 12:52
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Daniil Kvyat calls Toro Rosso rumours "strange"
Daniil Kvyat has responded to "strange" rumours that he might need to take a step back to Red Bull's junior team Toro Rosso next year.
Apr 28, 11:54
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Helmut Marko hints at Red Bull seat for Max Verstappen
Dr Helmut Marko drops the biggest hint yet that Max Verstappen will be promoted to Red Bull Racing for 2017.
Apr 21, 08:29
Fernando Alonso of McLaren-Honda during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Johnny Herbert: 'Fernando Alonso incident upset wife'
Johnny Herbert stands by his recent criticism of Fernando Alonso, even after the Spaniard's angry reaction.
Apr 14, 13:56
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Johnny Herbert: 'Red Bull should sign Carlos Sainz, not Max Verstappen'
Johnny Herbert thinks that Red Bull should sign up Carlos Sainz for 2017.
Apr 14, 12:48
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Father: 'Max Verstappen could be at Mercedes or Ferrari in 2017'
Max Verstappen's father and manager ramps up his bid for a top seat in Formula 1 for 2017.
Apr 7, 12:07
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Christian Horner backs pressured Daniil Kvyat
Christian Horner moves to lift the pressure from the shoulders of Red Bull driver Daniil Kvyat.
Apr 5, 16:16
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Father: 'Max Verstappen showed maturity in Bahrain'
Max Verstappen put his reputation back on track in Bahrain after the criticism of Australia, according to his father Jos.
Apr 5, 13:32
Nico Rosberg disintegrates after winning the Australian Grand Prix on March 20, 2016
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg dominates second practice at Bahrain Grand Prix
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg tops the second practice of the Bahrain Grand Prix after coming out on top in P1 earlier in the day.
Apr 1, 17:45
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen confirms he apologised to Toro Rosso following Australian GP rant
Max Verstappen has revealed that he apologised to Toro Rosso for his foul-mouthed radio abuse in the Australian Grand Prix.
Apr 1, 12:37
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen 'moves on' after Melbourne anger
Max Verstappen says that he has "moved on" after losing his cool at the Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 31, 13:41
Carlos Sainz ahead of Max Verstappen for Toro Rosso at the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 20, 2016
Max Verstappen: 'No feud with Carlos Sainz'
Max Verstappen plays down claims that his rivalry with teammate Carlos Sainz has turned into a feud.
Mar 24, 08:37
Dr Helmut Marko looks on in the garage during practice for the Austria Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Dr Helmut Marko: 'Radio rules contributed to Max Verstappen mood'
Dr Helmut Marko points a finger at the Formula 1 rules amid the tension at Red Bull's junior team.
Mar 22, 18:50
Carlos Sainz ahead of Max Verstappen for Toro Rosso at the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 20, 2016
Max Verstappen criticised for Melbourne 'anger'
Max Verstappen is criticised for his behaviour at the Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 22, 07:49
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Max Verstappen furious after Melbourne race
Tension is brewing inside the Toro Rosso team after Max Verstappen lost his cool in Melbourne.
Mar 21, 10:03
Lewis Hamilton stands in the paddock during a press conference at the Circuit de Catalunya on February 25, 2016
Lewis Hamilton to start on pole for Australian Grand Prix
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton will start the Australian Grand Prix on pole position after a qualifying campaign that saw no drivers on the track during the closing stages.
Mar 19, 09:24
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Max Verstappen wants 2016 podium
Max Verstappen joins his boss Franz Tost in targeting a podium for 2016.
Mar 17, 07:54
Mercedes lewis Hamilton day 1 feb 2016 testing
Jos Verstappen: 'Mercedes has the edge on Ferrari'
Jos Verstappen thinks that Mercedes will come out of the blocks in Melbourne this weekend with its dominance intact.
Mar 15, 13:14
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Daniil Kvyat "ready" to fight for Formula 1 title
Daniil Kvyat says that he feels ready to fight for the world championship.
Mar 15, 12:52
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Carlos Sainz: '2016 may be last chance at Toro Rosso'
Carlos Sainz says that he knows 2016 could be a make-or-break season for him in Formula 1.
Mar 9, 11:52
Max Verstappen and Franz Tost in the pit lane during previews for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 26, 2015
Franz Tost opposed to F1 'penalty points' system
Franz Tost hits out at Formula 1's system for penalising drivers.
Feb 24, 12:25
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen unfazed by Franz Tost warning
Max Verstappen is unfazed by a warning issued by Toro Rosso Franz Tost.
Feb 20, 15:55
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Max Verstappen cautious amid Toro Rosso talk
Max Verstappen is not getting carried away with talk that Toro Rosso could beat the premier Red Bull team in 2016.
Feb 19, 15:44
A general view of the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage ahead of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 2, 2014
Franz Tost: 'Toro Rosso wants to keep its drivers'
Franz Tost claims that Toro Rosso are intent on keeping Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr with the team, if they stay in Formula 1.
Nov 14, 15:13
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in parc ferme after winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015
Result: Nico Rosberg fastest in P2
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg sets the fastest time in second practice for the Mexican Grand Prix.
Oct 30, 21:49
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen quickest in first practice of Mexican Grand Prix
Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen clocks the fastest time in the first practice session ahead of Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix.
Oct 30, 17:38
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Russian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton is just two points off the Formula 1 World Championship after winning the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 13:56
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Franz Tost: 'Max Verstappen needs another year at Toro Rosso'
Franz Tost claims that Max Verstappen will become world champion, if he has a competitive car.
Sep 29, 22:19
 Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP lifts the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg retires early
Lewis Hamilton cruises to a dominant victory in the Italian Grand Prix, but faces an investigation relating to tyre pressure issues.
Sep 6, 14:41
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning in the parc ferme at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Spa on August 23, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton produces comfortable win at Spa, Nico Rosberg finishes second
Lewis Hamilton wins his second Belgian Grand Prix to gain a 28-point lead over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.
Aug 23, 14:56
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing leads the field on lap one of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 6, 2013
Renault to start Formula 1 young driver programme?
Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul hints at bringing in a young driver programme into a new works Formula 1 team.
Aug 2, 19:06
Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel is to kiss the trophy as he celebrates on the podium winning the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at the Hungaroring circuit near Budapest on July 26, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel wins the Hungarian Grand Prix for the first time in his career ahead of the two Red Bulls.
Jul 26, 14:53
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton claims Hungarian Grand Prix pole
Lewis Hamilton goes over half a second quicker than teammate Nico Rosberg to earn pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 25, 14:06
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone circuit in Silverstone on July 5, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins rain-affected British Grand Prix
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton survives the wet conditions at Silverstone to win the British Grand Prix for the third time in his career.
Jul 5, 14:35