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Verstappen gets 2015 Toro Rosso drive

Max Verstappen has been announced as a Toro Rosso driver for 2015, with the 16-year-old replacing Jean-Eric Vergne. In a surprise move, Verstappen - who is in his first year of racing single seaters after winning last year's KZ World karting championship - has been confirmed in an F1 seat alongside Daniil Kvyat. The son of former Benetton and Tyrrell driver Jos described the news as "a dream come true" ahead of joining the team after completing the European F3 Championship this year. “First of all, I would like to thank Dr. Helmut Marko and Red Bull for all their trust and giving me the chance to make my Formula debut in 2015 with Scuderia Toro Rosso," Verstappen said....
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