News Details

Verstappen crashes during demo run

Max Verstappen's first public drive since being confirmed as a Toro Rosso driver failed to go according to plan on Sunday. The 16-year-old, who will become the youngest-ever F1 driver next year when he partners Daniil Kvyat at STR, took part in a show-run in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. However, the Dutch youngster lost control of the RB7, the 2011 title-winning Red Bull car, and crashed into the barriers. Marshals were quickly on the scene to wheel him away. Although Verstappen insists "age is just a number" and he will be ready for F1 next year, question marks have been raised over Toro Rosso's decision to hand a race seat to the teenager with the likes of former Champions...
Full Story »
1y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Toro Rosso confirm two injuries

Toro Rosso have confirmed that two workers were injured at a construction...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Vergne the best to leave Toro Rosso Tost

Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost believes Jean-Eric Vergne is the...
1y ago from Crash.net

Video: Verstappen crashes during F1 demo

Recently-signed 2015 Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen suffered a minor...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Video: Verstappen has minor shunt during F1 demo

  Max Verstappen's first public Formula 1 demo didn't go exactly how...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...
12h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Redding’s race ended by warning lights

Scott Redding’s chances at a strong finish in front of Ducati top brass...

Viñales hoping for smooth transition

Maverick Viñales believes there is not much difference between his...
9h ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Indy 500 sell-out sees 66-year TV blackout lift

The sell-out of the historic 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 has...
4h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Franchitti on Chilton crash: "He doesn't know...

Chip Ganassi Racing team advisor Dario Franchitti isn't placing blame on...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Rain sets Indy Lights grid by points

With severe weather threatening, series officials rushed to get qualifying...
18m ago from Motorsport.com

MILLER: The scars and stars of '96

Page 1 of 2 Twenty years ago the political pendulum cut a swath through...
2h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Portugal driver report: part 2

Portugal driverreport: part 2 We look at how the leading drivers coped at...
4h ago from WRC.com

Neuville: 'These things can happen'

Philosophical approach to Portugal exit
5h ago from WRC.com

Merzouga Bikes, Stage 4: Hero's Rodrigues improves as...

The lead of Merzouga Rally changed hands at the end of Stage 4 as Hero...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Third annual Global Rallycross Washington DC returns...

RFK Stadium will once again play host to Red Bull GRC Washington DC,...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal £10m short in opening bid for priority...

According to reports from The Sun, Arsenal have tabled a £28million...

Aaron Ramsey to wear Mikel Arteta's No. 8 at Arsenal...

Former Arsenal midfielder Stewart Robson addresses what Granit Xhaka...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsenal willing to sell star player to fund striker bid

Arsenal have suffered partial injury crisis up front this season with the...
6h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Red Bull speed 'unbelievable'

The speed of Red Bull's RB12 at the Monaco GP has... Read More »
1h ago from SkySports.com

FP2 results – Monaco Grand Prix

Thursday second free practice results for 2016... Read More »
4h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

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.