Pink Bull driver Max Verstappen has refused to rule out leaving the staff when his present deal involves an finish.
“On the finish of the contract, I’m solely 31 years outdated. Then I nonetheless have the choice to proceed or not. I nonetheless gained’t be outdated on the finish of the contract interval,” Verstappen was quoted as saying by categorical.co.uk.
Earlier this yr, Verstappen signed a brand new cope with Pink Bull value a staggering £40 million a yr as he dedicated his future to the Austrian staff till 2028. However his feedback present that he might be open to shifting to Pink Bull rivals Ferrari and Mercedes additional down the road.
The Dutchman admits his title battle with Charles Leclerc is totally different from the one he had with Lewis Hamilton final yr as a result of the drivers assault and defend in a different way.
Verstappen gained the maiden F1 title final season after a final-lap shootout with Hamilton on the season-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
The 24-year-old admits his battle for fulfillment this season isn’t taking part in out the identical manner because it did final yr.
“After all, each driver is a bit totally different. Completely different in how he defends and the way he assaults. That’s why you method each driver a bit of bit in a different way,” he stated.