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Max Verstappen told what he must do to join Formula 1’s elite

In the world of Formula 1, Max Verstappen’s rise to stardom has been nothing short of remarkable. With numerous victories under his belt and two world championships to his name at just 25 years old, Verstappen is already being hailed as one of the sport’s greats.  However, according to Le Mans winner Richard Bradley, there

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Ex-F1 champion sacked by team while in hospital for daughter’s birth

1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve should currently be in his final preparations for next weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours; however, the Canadian recently discovered by his side’s press release that he’d been replaced for the prestigious event. Villeneuve tested Vanwall’s hypercar towards the end of 2022 and was awarded with a spot in

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Fernando Alonso reveals Max Verstappen dream

Fernando Alonso has revealed that he’d “love” to compete in the Le Mans 24 Hours again but with fellow two-time World Champion Max Verstappen as his team-mate, with the Spaniard admitting that it’d be an “honour” to partner the Dutchman. Alonso competed in the prestigious event during his two-year sabbatical from Formula 1; however, his

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Jenson Button announces return to racing

Sometimes bringing together a bunch of random champions in an attempt to achieve success is not the wisest idea in the world. For the Garage 56 sqaud however, this is a gamble that they hope will pay off, as 2009 F1 champion Jenson Button and seven-time NASCAR cup series champion Jimmie Johnson will be joining

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Le Mans Virtual breaks silence on Max Verstappen criticism

Despite dedicating the majority of his life to Formula 1 racing, two-time world champion Max Verstappen likes to spend his time away from the racetrack taking part in sim racing. The Dutchman has explained that he has been playing racing games ever since his was a young child and he still enjoys them as much

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Helmut Marko defends Max Verstappen as he reveals private jet change

Max Verstappen’s passion for sim-racing is truly phenomenal, with Red Bull advisor Dr Helmut Marko having revealed that the Dutchman has fitted a simulator in to his private jet, to ensure he is always practicing. It remains to be seen if a driving simulator appears in any First-Class cabins anytime soon, with the Dutchman having

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Max Verstappen proven correct after IP address discovery

Double World Champion Max Verstappen appears to have been proven right over a comment he made about last weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours Virtual, which was ridiculed by issues. The third running of the event was far from a success, with technical issues having plagued the event, which sees some of the best real-life drivers

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Romain Grosjean fires back at Max Verstappen after security breach

Ex-Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean has revealed that he had a “lot of fun” competing in last weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours Virtual, the biggest sim-racing event in the world. The race boasts some of the greatest sim and real-life drivers, with Grosjean and double World Champion Max Verstappen having taken part. Verstappen was competing

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Max Verstappen accused of throwing a ‘hissy fit’

Double World Champion Max Verstappen was sensationally accused by the commentators of last weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours Virtual for throwing a “hissy fit” and for ‘bailing out’ of the race, with the Dutchman having labelled the event as a “clown show”. The 25-year-old had a less than enjoyable time in the world’s biggest race in the

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