Formula One driver Alex Albon shared his experience with Former Red Bull teammate and reigning World Champion Max Verstappen. Alex Albon and Max were teammates at Red Bull for 1.5 years, before the Thai driver was replaced by Sergio Perez at Red Bull.
Alternative Albon Pierre Gasly midway through the 2019 season after the French driver’s poor performance. Albon was eventually replaced with Sergio Perez for the 2021 season and demoted to a reserve driver role for the Red Bull F1 Team.
Alex Albon will return to Formula 1 after a year. The London-born Thai driver will race for the Williams F1 team alongside Nicholas Latifi.
Alex Albon: Max Verstappen “much more normal than people think”
Alex Albon made the Formula 1 race in 2019 with Red Bull sister team Toro Rosso alongside Daniil Kvyat. Later that season, he was promoted to Red Bull Racing, partnering with Max Verstappen to replace Pierre Gasly. He shared his experience with Max while at Red Bull in an interview for Formula 1 Magazine.
“He’s very honest, Max doesn’t cheat,” speak Albon. “He’s very outspoken. You can tell he’s actually Dutch! The Dutchman is often cited by the media as Overconfident because of his remarks “He is confident, but certainly not arrogant.. He’s just confident in what he does,” continued the Thai racer.
But despite all the hype and prodigy that Max has, Albon insists that he is a very ordinary human being. “He is actually a very ordinary boy, especially when you consider how famous he is and what he has achieved. Max is more ordinary than many people think,” Albon said.
The duo are also close friends outside the racetrack. Albon and Max have been spotted in each other’s live streams and playing video games together. “We get along very well. He likes to play games, I also like to play games. So we sometimes play together,” he added.
After being named the FIA’s Rookie of the Year in 2019, Alex had a lousy performance in the 2020 season. This ultimately cost him his seat at Red Bull when he was replaced by a replacement. Sergio Perez. After a year in the Test role and taking part in the 2021 DTM campaign, Alex will be racing against the British Williams team. The Thai driver will replace George Russel, who will race with Mercedes.
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