F1 News LIVE: Build Abu Dhabi GP, Verstappen and Hamilton LEVEL on points ahead of decisive race


Max Verstappen has been called ‘a gladiator’ by Red Bull boss Christian Horner, who says this is the moment his driver dominates the F1 Empire.

Horner said: “Max fought like a gladiator [last] weekend and give it everything, so now we have a chance.

“We had a week to regroup and now it’s down the wire in Abu Dhabi.

“It’s been a straight fight like it’s been all year. For the fans it’s amazing, it keeps the championship dream alive and we have a shot and it’s time. implementing it.”

Meanwhile, Hamilton is competing with Ladbrokes for his eighth world drivers’ championship.

After a tight race in Saudi Arabia, bookies have priced Hamilton at just 2/5 to top as all eyes are on Abu Dhabi next weekend, with Verstappen as the 7/ 7 winner. 4 in the bet when everything is stable.

Elsewhere, on January 10, it was reported that Hamilton won the BBC’s third Sports Personality of the Year award later this month.

Finally, Red Bull adviser Helmut Marko has claimed his team is treated differently by the FIA’s management than Mercedes.

He said: “Our engineers are preparing so we can demonstrate that Max was constantly braking, he was not checking the brakes as Hamilton said.

“Then he crashed into our car, he unfortunately made two cuts in the rear tire. It was so severe that we couldn’t attack anymore. We had to speed up.

“That’s one thing. The next thing is that at the second start, Hamilton is over ten [car] rear length.

“[Sebastian] Vettel was fined in Budapest when he did it. But with this operation, he [Hamilton] is preparing his tires better to start.

“He then pushed Max away, unresponsive. So we feel like we’re not being treated the same.” F1 News LIVE: Build Abu Dhabi GP, Verstappen and Hamilton LEVEL on points ahead of decisive race

Huynh Nguyen

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