Max Verstappen of Red Bull Racing has made history, becoming the first driver in Formula 1 to win 10 races in a row. Verstappen’s incredible achievement came at the Monza circuit during the Italian Grand Prix. The Red Bull driver started the race from pole position and faced a tough battle with Carlos Sainz of Ferrari in the early stages. Verstappen managed to get past Sainz after the Ferrari driver made a mistake, allowing Verstappen to take the lead and control the race from there.
Speaking about his historic win, Verstappen expressed his pride and happiness. He admitted that he never expected to achieve such a feat at the beginning of the season. Verstappen credited his team’s hard work and the strong pace of his car for his success. He also mentioned the thrilling battle with Sainz, where he had to wait for a mistake to make a move. Once in the lead, Verstappen was able to focus on maintaining his own pace.
Verstappen’s dominance this season has been undeniable, and he acknowledged it as something special. He expressed his enjoyment of the current winning streak and recognized that seasons like this don’t come around often. Verstappen’s record-breaking 10-win streak marks a significant milestone in the history of Formula 1.
In the press conference following the race, Verstappen was asked about any messages he may have received from Sebastian Vettel, a fellow Formula 1 driver. Verstappen replied that he hadn’t checked his phone yet, indicating that he was still focused on the race and celebrating his victory.
When discussing the exciting racing seen at the Monza circuit, Verstappen acknowledged that passing can still be challenging at this track. However, he believed that being behind the other drivers and having better pace created opportunities for overtaking. Verstappen noted that the qualifying positions don’t always guarantee success in the race, leading to more unpredictable battles and potential overtaking maneuvers.
Verstappen’s 10-win streak is a testament to his skill as a driver and the strength of the Red Bull Racing team. As the season continues, all eyes will be on Verstappen and whether he can maintain his incredible form. With his newfound record and the determination of his team, Verstappen is poised to make even more history in the world of Formula 1.