Max Verstappen Goes Wild With Early Birthday Celebrations Leaving F1 World Chuckling Over Drunken Shenanigans

Published 09/25/2022, 8:40 AM EDT
ZANDVOORT, NETHERLANDS – SEPTEMBER 05: Race winner Max Verstappen of Netherlands and Red Bull Racing celebrates with his team after the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on September 05, 2021 in Zandvoort, Netherlands. (Photo by Joe Portlock – Formula 1/Formula 1 via Getty Images)

Max Verstappen is in peak form at the moment. The Dutch Lion has won 5 races on the trot. He’ll be looking forward to the Singapore GP as he looks to break the record of most wins in a season. Another reason he’ll be looking forward to Singapore is that it’s the Dutchman’s birthday next week and he can coincidently win his second title there.

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Only two drivers have won an F1 race on their birthday. British driver James Hunt in Zandvoort (1976) and Jean Alesi in Canada (1995). Whilst Max Verstappen will still be in Free Practice on his birthday, he has a unique chance to become the only driver to win the Formula 1 World Championship on their birthday weekend.

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However, since the Dutchman will be racing next weekend, it seems that he decided to celebrate his birthday a week early. Joined by Lando Norris in Monaco, Max Verstappen threw a lavish birthday bash to celebrate his upcoming 25th birthday.

By the looks of it, the Formula 1 drivers partied hard. And it seems the Dutch driver might have enjoyed one too many drinks, which the fans didn’t fail to notice.

As Max partied like there was no tomorrow, it naturally sent fans on Twitter into a meltdown. Subsequently, they quickly posted tweets to share their feelings on the social media website.

F1 Twitter in a meltdown after Max Verstappen was seen partying with Lando Norris

Verstappen and Norris enjoyed their last free weekend before they head back to the busy schedule of F1. In the upcoming months, F1 will host 6 races in 8 weeks starting from the Singapore GP. However, this did not dampen Max’s plan to party with his friends.

F1 fans on Twitter shared their opinions after watching the two youngsters partying.

Moreover, after watching Verstappen smoke in the videos, fans quickly trolled their rivals and complimented the Red Bull driver.

Furthermore, some fans could not believe what they just witnessed. Twitter was quick to notice Lando as well.

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Max Verstappen has never won in Singapore, a record he’ll be looking to change. Having won 5 races in a row, he’ll be the favorite yet again to win the race at Marina Bay Street Circuit. However, Ferrari and Mercedes will also be looking to take advantage of the high downforce track. Can Max Verstappen emerge victorious in Singapore?

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Tanmay Khanna

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Tanmay Khanna is a Formula 1 Author at EssentiallySports. He has always been an avid sports fan, with F1 and soccer being his two favorites. Due to his inherent love for sports and competition, he has been able to understand the world of F1 inside out.

Edited By: Ranvijay Singh

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