Max Verstappen had Brake Problems Early in the Race. Max Verstappen seemed to have an excellent start to the Grand Prix of Great Britain when he shot to third place in the opening round, but afterwards, he stated that he was already struggling with technical problems.
I was able to pick up the speed well, but soon got problems with my brakes. I also received a report of ‘brake-by-wire failure’, but suddenly it worked again. That is separate because that is the end of the story, “says the Dutchman at Ziggo Sport.” It was frustrating how much I fell short on the straights, and I was dramatically slower as if I was riding in a different class. ” ‘
Verstappen avoided the collision between Kimi Räikkönen and Lewis Hamilton in the third corner after the start. The Finn tapped the Mercedes from the Brit, who then slipped off the track. , I did not touch anything there, but I quickly felt a problem with braking. Frankly, I thought it was already the end of the race, but it stopped, and I could continue, writes Planet Blog. “
Because Marcus Ericsson hit the wall hard, Verstappen got the chance for a second pit stop. , I was lucky, because I would not make it with one stop. “
It did not come to an excellent final ranking, because the RB14 from Verstappen ended with it. , I braked before the corner, but kicked through the brake, and lost the car. When I wanted to drive away, the gearbox was still hanging, and it was ready. “A fourth place went up in smoke after three podium finishes in a row.