Verstappen doesn’t need to take into consideration a second F1 title

Max Verstappen says “it could be flawed to calm down” and assume he’s going to win a second Components 1 world title.

The Pink Bull driver enters the Singapore Grand Prix weekend main the championship by 116 factors over Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc.

With simply 138 factors left within the season after the race at Marina Bay, if Verstappen out-scores Leclerc by 22 or extra factors, he might be a double World Champion.

Nonetheless, the Dutchman is eager to take issues straightforward and one race at a time.

Verstappen urges warning

“It will be flawed to calm down”, he advised media together with

“So many issues can go flawed, but in addition go proper. Our intention is that we need to win extra races – that is how we are going to strategy the remaining races.

“[We must] be constant and we do not need to retire.

“We had our little points at first of the season, however, we’ll see how aggressive we will be.”

In idea, it’s attainable for Verstappen to now end each race behind Leclerc and nonetheless declare the title if he was P2 – nevertheless it’s one thing he firmly rejects.

“You’ll be able to’t – you are able to do that as quickly as you cease racing,” he defined. “if that’s the case, then assume it’s time to cease racing, as a result of meaning you do not need to anymore.

“I mentioned earlier than, I feel the entire staff thinks the identical means.

“We need to win extra races. We’re not right here to say: ‘Oh, we will solely end second or third, like that is okay. We do not work like that. I feel we all the time need the most effective and we need to win.

“We do not need to give wins to different groups only for being protected. In fact, we all know we even have to complete the races to begin with with none points.

“For those who begin considering like that, possibly errors can creep in as effectively.

“I feel it is simply foolish to even discuss it proper now. There’s nonetheless so many dangers left, you simply need to focus.”

If, and certainly, when Verstappen does safe his second world title, he’ll be part of the likes of Graham Hill, Jim Clark, Emerson Fittipaldi, Mika Hakkinen and Fernando Alonso as a two-time F1 World Champion.

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