February 27, 2024

BRAZIL: In a season stuffed with Components 1’s hearsay mill churning out hypothesis after hypothesis, the most recent buzz surrounds Max Verstappen’s potential transfer to AlphaTauri. Nevertheless, followers of the Dutch driver can relaxation simple, as Verstappen himself has debunked these rumours.

Because the reigning World Champions, Pink Bull has been on the centre of swirling rumours all through the season. From Sergio Perez’s unsure future to Helmut Marko’s feedback, it now seems to be Verstappen’s flip to be within the highlight.

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With a exceptional season tallying 16 Grand Prix victories, 4 dash wins, and clinching the World title, Verstappen’s rumoured shift to AlphaTauri was seen as a transfer to bolster their standing within the championship. AlphaTauri presently sits in eighth place, trailing Williams by a mere 12 factors.

Nevertheless, Verstappen put the hypothesis to relaxation, affirming that he won’t be leaving Pink Bull to affix AlphaTauri. When questioned in regards to the rumours, Verstappen responded with amusing, stating, “Fortunately, I didn’t see them and I didn’t learn them.”

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Whereas one hearsay persists with exceptional tenacity—Sergio Perez’s potential alternative by Daniel Ricciardo—Marko stays steadfast in his assist for the 33-year-old Mexican driver. Regardless of assurances, this specific hypothesis continues to linger.

Verstappen kept away from taking sides within the Perez versus Ricciardo debate, emphasizing that the choice was past his purview. “I all the time discover with these sorts of issues no matter I reply folks take it out of context,” he remarked.

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As for Perez, Verstappen believes the seasoned driver is unfazed by the relentless rumours. “After all, he was dissatisfied in regards to the final race however that’s life as nicely. That occurs in Components One, you progress on,” Verstappen acknowledged. He added, “I feel with the rumours as nicely such as you simply don’t listen.”

Amid this whirlwind of speculations, Verstappen stays laser-focused on the duty at hand: securing victories for Pink Bull and sealing their championship bid.

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