Max Emilian Verstappen (born 30 September 1997 in Hasselt, Limburg, Flemish Region, Belgium) is a Belgian-born Dutch racing driver who currently drives for Red Bull.[1] He made his début, aged 17, for Toro Rosso at the 2015 Australian Grand Prix, becoming the youngest driver in F1 by nearly two years. He competed in the first practice session at the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix, which he set the 12th fastest time of the session. His move to Red Bull in mid-2016 saw him become the youngest winner in F1 history aged just 18 years old at his first race for the team, the Spanish Grand Prix. In Belgium, he became the youngest front row starter up until the 2017 Italian Grand Prix when Lance Stroll beat him by 23 days, and the first Dutchman to start on the front row; and in Brazil, he became the youngest to set a fastest lap. While only becoming the fourth youngest driver to take pole position at the 2019 Hungarian Grand Prix, he also became the 100th driver to take pole.

He is the son of Jos Verstappen, and was the first driver born after the death of Ayrton Senna.


Formula One Career[edit | edit source]

Formula One Statistical Overview[edit | edit source]

Formula One Record[edit | edit source]

Year Entrant Team WDC Points WDC Pos. Report
Junior Career
2014 Red Bull Junior Team
Senior Career
2014 Italy Scuderia Toro Rosso Toro Rosso-Renault Test Driver
2015 Italy Scuderia Toro Rosso Toro Rosso-Renault 49 12th Report
2016 Italy Scuderia Toro Rosso Toro Rosso-Ferrari 204 5th Report
Austria Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer
2017 Austria Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer 168 6th Report
2018 Austria Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer 249 4th Report
2019 Austria Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Red Bull-Honda 278 3rd Report
2020 Austria Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Red Bull-Honda 214 3rd Report
2021 Austria Red Bull Racing Red Bull-Honda Report

Career Statistics[edit | edit source]

Correct as of the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Entries 119
Starts 119
Pole Positions 3
Front Row Starts 14
Race Wins 10
Podiums 42
Fastest laps 10
Points 1162
Laps Raced 6122
Distance Raced 30983 km (19252 mi)
Races Led 24
Laps Led 587
Distance Led 2788 km (1732 mi)
Doubles 2

Race Wins[edit | edit source]

Win Number Grand Prix
1 2016 Spanish Grand Prix
2 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix
3 2017 Mexican Grand Prix
4 2018 Austrian Grand Prix
5 2018 Mexican Grand Prix
6 2019 Austrian Grand Prix
7 2019 German Grand Prix
8 2019 Brazilian Grand Prix
9 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
10 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Career Results[edit | edit source]

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 Pts Pos
2014 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of Malaysia.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg
TD TD TD  
2015 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of Malaysia.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 49 12th
Ret 7th 17th Ret 11th Ret 15th 8th Ret 4th 8th 12th 8th 9th 10th 4th 9th 9th 16th
2016 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of Europe.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Malaysia.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 204 5th
10th 6th 8th Ret 1st Ret 4th 8th 2nd 2nd 5th 3rd 11th 7th 6th 2nd 2nd Ret 4th 3rd 4th
2017 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Malaysia.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 168 6th
5th 3rd Ret 5th Ret 5th Ret Ret Ret 4th 5th Ret 10th Ret 1st 2nd 4th 1st 5th 5th
2018 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Mexico.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 249 4th
6th Ret 5th Ret 3rd 9th 3rd 2nd 1st 15th 4th Ret 3rd 5th 2nd 5th 3rd 2nd 1st 2nd 3rd
2019 Flag of Australia.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of China.svg Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of Canada.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Great Britain.png Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Singapore.svg Flag of Russia.svg Flag of Japan.svg Flag of Mexico.svg Flag of the United States.svg Flag of Brazil.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 278 3rd
3rd 4th 4th 4th 3rd 4th 5th 4th 1st 5th 1st 2nd Ret 8th 3rd 4th Ret 6th 3rd 1st 2nd
2020 Flag of Austria.svg Flag of Styria.png Flag of Hungary.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Tuscany.png Flag of Russia.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Emilia-Romagna.png Flag of Turkey.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of Bahrain.svg Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 214 3rd
Ret 3rd 3rd 2nd 1st 2nd 3rd Ret Ret 2nd 2nd 3rd Ret 6th 2nd Ret 1st


Key
Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1st Winner Ret Retired
2nd Podium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5th Points finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14th Non-points finish TD Test driver
NC Non-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
Italics Scored point(s) for Fastest Lap [+] More Symbols

Notes[edit | edit source]

  1. "New line-up for Spain". redbullracing.com (Red Bull Racing). 5 May 2016. http://www.redbullracing.com/article/new-line-spain. Retrieved 5 May 2016.

External links[edit | edit source]

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