News Details

Verstappen: Age is just a number, I am ready for F1

Max Verstappen at Spa He may be only 16, but Max Verstappen told the world on Friday that age is just a number – and he is ready to be Formula One's youngest boy racer of all time. The Dutchman will not be 17 until September and is still at school, but he is sure that classrooms and exams will not stop him following in his father's wheel tracks to show his speed with the Toro Rosso team. Toro Rosso, sister team to Red Bull, signed Verstappen, son of Jos Verstappen, earlier this week and confirmed he will replace Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne as a racer next year. 'I think I'm ready for it,' the teenager told reporters at his first news conference on Friday. At the end, age is just a number....
Full Story »
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Lammers says Verstappen ready for 2015 F1 debut

Max Verstappen Former Grand Prix driver Jan Lammers believes...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Max Verstappen to drive for Toro Rosso in 2015

Dutchman Max Verstappen will make his Formula 1 debut in 2015 for the...
7mo ago from TheCheckeredFlag....

Verstappen focused on exams as well as F1 history

Max Verstappen will find himself in a unique position next year: fitting...
7mo ago from F1Pulse.com

Wolff says he advised Verstappen to sign for Red Bull

Max Verstappen Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff has admitted that his...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP Qatar: Drive M7 issue Aspar statement

Following communications from bikesportnews.com over the Aspar MotoGP...
4h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Dovizioso grabs shock pole position for Qatar season...

Andrea Dovizioso will start from a surprise MotoGP pole position for...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Marquez not underestimating Dovi

Marc Marquez heads into the season-opening race in Qatar well aware that...
8h ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP Qatar: Saturday qualifying times

All the times from today's MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 qualifying sessions in...
21h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power poles Penske rout of IndyCar opener

Defending Verizon IndyCar Series Champion, Will Power has led all four...
15h ago from SpeedCafe.com

St Petersburg: Practice 1 results

Penske's Power paces St Pete first practice Practice 1 times 1. Will...
1d ago from Crash.net

St Petersburg: Qualifying results

Power leads Penske 1-2-3-4 grid sweep at St Pete Qualifying times Round 1...
15h ago from Crash.net

IndyCar: Power edges closer to St. Pete lap record in...

Will Power whittled his fastest lap down to 61.3621 in Saturday...
19h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Toyota’s return on wrc.com

We have the exclusive lowdown from Toyota Motorsport’s vice president...
3h ago from WRC.com

Loeb set for another World Rally Car outing

The nine-time World Champion will participate in the Epernay Vins de...
2d ago from WRC.com

Argentina supports flood victims

More than 30cm of rain, a third of the area’s annual rainfall, fell in...
2d ago from WRC.com

RX: World Rallycross launches UK talent competition

The FIA World Rallycross championship has launched a nationwide talent...
4d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal & Chelsea stars go head-to-head in epic...

Welcome to Brazil vs Chile, live from Emirates Stadium, brought to you by...
45m ago from FootballFancast....

Juventus star names Theo Walcott as England's danger...

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini named Arsenal man Theo Walcott as his...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal's potential XI for 2015/16 with signings of...

Arsenal may be planning for next season already, with some big names...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Transfer rumours and paper review – Sunday, March 29

Here's the top transfer-related stories in Sunday's newspapers......
3h ago from TalkSport.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.