Max Emilian Verstappen (Dutch pronunciation: [mɑks eːˈmilijɑn vɛrˈstɑpə(n)]; born 30 September 1997) is a Belgian-Dutch racing driver who competes under the Dutch flag in Formula One with Red Bull Racing. Aged 17 years, 166 days, he became the youngest driver to compete in Formula 1 at the 2015 Australian Grand Prix for Scuderia Toro Rosso. He is also the youngest driver to lead a lap during a Formula One Grand Prix, youngest driver to set the fastest lap during a Formula One Grand Prix, youngest driver to score points, youngest driver to secure a podium and youngest Formula One Grand Prix winner in history.
After spending the entire 2015 season with Scuderia Toro Rosso, he started his 2016 campaign with the Italian team, before being promoted into Red Bull Racing mid-season as a replacement for Daniil Kvyat. He won the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix in his debut race for Red Bull Racing at the age of 18, becoming the youngest-ever winner of a Grand Prix and the first racing under the Dutch flag. He is the son of former Formula One driver Jos Verstappen.Description provided by Wikipedia
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The Red Bull driver says self-analysis and experience means he is as confident as ever heading into the 2019 F1 season
Verstappen is about to start his fifth season in F1 and the team principal thinks that the 21-year-old’s work with Honda in the winter will produce and more invested and rounded driver when 2019 gets under way
Max Verstappen has defended his actions in confronting Esteban Ocon when the pair clashed after F1’s Brazilian Grand Prix, over a collision that cost the Dutchman the win