Verstappen hits out at F1’s ‘political environment’ and calls for rule change
In an interview, Max Verstappen expressed his opinion on Carlos Sainz’s penalty at the Las Vegas Grand Prix, remarking that he found it to be excessively severe. Verstappen went on to advocate for Formula 1 to revise their regulations, attributing the harshness of the punishment to the sport’s political climate. His stance suggests a belief that the penalty did not fairly reflect the nature of the incident. Verstappen’s call for rule changes highlights his concern about the impact of politics on the sport’s disciplinary actions.