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Andretti on Verstappen triumph: ‘Things will never be the same, they’ll be better'

Former Formula 1 driver Mario Andretti is unconvinced by the notion that new world champion Max Verstappen did not feel any pressure during his title fight in 2021. The Dutchman beat Sir Lewis Hamilton to the championship last season, with the fight going right down to the wire in Abu Dhabi. Throughout the year, Verstappen maintained that he was not feeling any weight on his shoulders while going up against a seven-time world champion. “I like what I’m doing, so that takes the pressure off,” he said ahead of last year’s Mexican Grand Prix. “It’s not the first time I’ve been in a championship fight. “Yes, the first time in F1 but not in my life so that doesn’t really...
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