F1 News Today: Verstappen blasts ‘stupid idiot’ as presenter left terrified by broadcast invasion
Max Verstappen expressed his strong disapproval of Esteban Ocon from Alpine, calling him a “stupid idiot” due to a tense incident that occurred between them towards the end of Q1. Verstappen’s frustration with Ocon’s actions was evident, and he didn’t mince words in expressing his dissatisfaction. The incident likely had an impact on Verstappen’s qualifying performance and resulted in a strained relationship between the two drivers. Verstappen’s comments garnered attention and sparked discussions within the racing community regarding sportsmanship and on-track behavior.