Prime executives of Components One are revelling within the huge success of the Netflix docuseries Drive to Survive. The favored docuseries has launched the notoriously secretive sport to the plenty and has exponentially boosted F1’s recognition. Drive to Survive isn’t simply one other common Netflix documentary. The hit docuseries provides a heady cocktail of movie star, adrenaline rush and euphoria. Drive to Survive gives an unparalleled behind-the-scenes have a look at the uber-cool lives of the F1 drivers. The sequence additionally provides a front-row seat to all of the drama that occurs each on and off the race monitor.
Nevertheless, reigning world champion Max Verstappen will not be thrilled with the enormously well-liked docuseries. The Crimson Bull star had opined in an interview with the Related Press final October that the sequence was overdramatizing occasions to promote a story. “They faked a couple of rivalries which they don’t actually exist,” Verstappen was quoted as saying.
It’s price noting that the Dutchman didn’t participate in any direct interviews for season 4 of Drive to Survive.
Verstappen had acknowledged in March that he didn’t plan to alter his thoughts about giving interviews for the Netflix docuseries.
Netflix and Components 1 lately introduced that the docuseries had been renewed for 2 extra seasons. A lot to the delight of F1 followers, Verstappen has now hinted that he may characteristic in Season 5 of Drive to Survive. Whereas talking to the reporters on the Silverstone circuit forward of the British Grand Prix, Max revealed that he had spoken with the producers of the present about having extra of a say in how they painting him.
“I sat along with them and defined what I considered it and what went fallacious up to now. It was really an excellent, fast little chat. We’ll attempt to enhance from there. You could have a bit extra of a say in how you’re going to be portrayed, as an alternative of giving an interview and never being certain what will be carried out with it and the way in which they put it into the present. That’s all I’m asking for, that it’s extra lifelike, not less than from my aspect. I can’t management what they do with different drivers. However I need to be in management with what I’m releasing,” Verstappen was quoted as saying.
Verstappen additionally gave credit score to the docuseries for growing F1’s recognition however famous that the present wanted to be good for him as effectively. The 24-year-old Dutchman additional added, “I hope, in fact, that it’s going to be good, as a result of I additionally perceive that Netflix actually helped loads for the recognition, particularly within the US, and I don’t thoughts enjoying a task in that but it surely must be good for each of us.”