ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – The lack of Max Verstappen for the change he made with the Esteban Ocon in the Brazilian Grand Prix says the French rider had slightly slipped through his chest with a few shoves.
Although he was already and had done little to fight, Ocon refused to allow race leader Verstappen to pass two weeks ago. The pair was confused by sending the Dutch driver back to second row and sending Lewis Hamilton to first place in Interlagos.
The third victory of the season and Red Bull cost Verstappen, the sixth of his career. He saw Ocon when he screamed three times before comparing Ocon to his rival and pitting his finger aside in anger.
When asked about his remorse Thursday at the Abu Dhabi GP, Verstappen replied: & No, not really. I apologized and got a different answer. Öz
. I lost a victory, so I think it's really calm out of my side. It could have been much worse, im he added, courageously known for his anger as the 21-year-old Dutchman. "I thought it was quite a calm response. What do you expect me to do? Hand your hand often and say" many thanks. "
Although Ocon violated the race etiquette as a back pointer, not to set aside for leadership, Verstappen looked sad in the same way as the comments from the Force India driver.
He said, "You don't hear you being told … You're just pushing me." ”But if you understand the whole conversation, I think it will be different.“
. It was something that I didn't expect to hear, ayı he added, before using a discovery from Verstappen.
The Red Bull driver must perform public service for two days in six months.
Robot We're not robots, Ver Verstappen said. "We are all here to win. You are in this position and you are moving away from you."
At a press conference Thursday, the two men sat with Ferrari pair Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen.
The ocon had stones faced but not to mention.
Almak It's not great to take part in a collision with the leader, “he said. "I'm sorry about Max.
"The crew, on the radio, came in saying, 'If you happen to be faster, you can throw yourself away. I just went for it," said the 22-year-old French. "Max wants to go back to what he has done after the race, even if he says otherwise."
The couple competed since the karting days. When Verstappen was asked about how they felt about each other, Ocon came to the forefront.
Ocon, "I can't, I'il answer." Said. "We've been racing for a long time. The important thing is good races and good fun for fans, but it doesn't exceed the top."
Four-time world champion Vettel made some changes in the past with Verstappen and former team mate Mark Webber.
Vettel said, "The world is here to fight for something for us. It's a show for the people watching. Said. "Feelings are part of the sport."
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