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Max clarifies ‘sack reluctant driver' comment

Max Verstappen has clarified the comments he made after the Bahrain Grand Prix about sacking any driver who was unsure about racing after witnessing a big crash. When speaking during the post-race press conference having finished second at Sakhir, the Dutchman said that if he was a team boss he would “kick him out of the seat” if a driver was having second thoughts about getting back into the car. The remarks were prompted by a question to Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton asking whether drivers should be given the option of continuing a race that had been stopped because of a major accident, such as the one that occurred with Romain Grosjean. Verstappen added at the time: “I don’t get...
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