News Details

Hakkinen: "Perez is the ultimate team player for Verstappen"

Red Bull Racing said after the Spanish Grand Prix that it wanted to spread its chances by putting Max Verstappen on a three-stopper and see if Sergio Perez could finish the race on a two-stopper. Mika Hakkinen eventually concluded that was the key to Verstappen's success. Mixed feelings Perez In his column for Unibet the two-time world champion writes, after all: "Checo could easily have won this race but Red Bull’s strategy handed the win to Max because they know every point counts in the World Championship," said Hakkinen, who knows that without his DRS problems Verstappen would have won anyway. "They also know that Max was delayed by the technical issue." Perez...
Full Story »
1mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Preview | Why the Spanish GP says a lot about...

The Spanish Grand Prix promises to be an important race weekend. The...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

George Russell delighted with podium after...

George Russell thoroughly enjoyed his battle with Max Verstappen at the...
1mo ago from Formula1News.co.uk

Full results qualifying Spain | Verstappen has to...

Max Verstappen had to deal with bad luck again during qualifying for the...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

Full results qualifying Spain | Verstappen between the...

Max Verstappen had to deal with bad luck again during qualifying for the...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Herta fastest over Power in second Mid-Ohio practice

Colton Herta put in the fastest lap in Saturday morning’s second...

Newgarden quickest in IndyCar Practice 1 at Mid-Ohio

Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden has set the pace in IndyCar Practice 1 at...
19h ago from SpeedCafe.com

IndyCar pit lane games in play at Mid-Ohio

Pit box selection has become a talking point at this weekend’s Mid-Ohio...
12h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal 'agree personal terms with Leicester City's...

Arsenal agree personal terms with Leicester City midfielder Youri...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Newcastle could join several Premier League clubs in...

To say Leicester City's Youri Tielemans is a wanted man would be an...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.