The upcoming Singapore Grand Prix may witness Max Verstappen being topped a world champion for a second 12 months working.
Whereas it stays an extended shot and Japan can be a extra seemingly venue to carry out the champagne, a foul day for Ferrari may pave the way in which for the Dutchman to wrap issues up with 5 rounds left to go.
Whereas a second title appears virtually tutorial Verstappen can obtain even a couple of extra data this 12 months.
Variety of factors
Lewis Hamilton, the Purple Bull driver’s rival from final 12 months, holds the document for factors in a season.
He gathered 413 factors in a 21-race season in 2019. With a most of 160 factors left on the desk this 12 months, with the quickest laps and a dash race to even be contested it’s not unreasonable to suppose that may beat Hamilton‘s document if he retains up his present type.
Distance between first and second
In 2013, Sebastian Vettel gained the World Championship at a canter ending 155 factors forward of Fernando Alonso.
Verstappen has an opportunity within the six remaining races to open a niche equal to or better than than German’s.
Vettel gained 9 consecutive races in 2013 profitable each race It was between Belgium and Brazil.
Verstappen is at the moment on a run of 5 and, with the Dutchman trying in imperious type, can problem one other certainly one of Vettel‘s data.
Variety of victories per season
With 11 victories already this 12 months, Verstappen is heading in the right direction to assert probably the most wins in a single season with the document at the moment held by German pair Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher.
Schumacher and Kimi Raikkonen had ten quickest laps in a single season every. Verstappen has 5, whereas this might signify the hardest problem of all this 12 months, it nonetheless stays on the playing cards.