“Rest in Peace Virgin King”: Max Verstappen & Girlfriend Kelly Piquet’s Romantic Escapade Takes Surprising U-Turn As Fans Gush Over F1 Power Couple

Published 09/19/2022, 6:13 AM EDT

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With the end of this month’s triple header, F1 doesn’t return until next month. Since the scheduled Russian GP was canceled, the next race is in Singapore, giving drivers effectively another ‘mini break’. Max Verstappen and his girlfriend Kelly Piquet decided to spend their vacation attending a friend’s marriage.

The World Champion and his Brazilian girlfriend made the best of their time off. Furthermore, Max Verstappen put on his best suit as he attended a marriage South of France. Meanwhile, Kelly rocked a pink dress and shared pictures on Instagram of the adorable couple.


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The Red Bull driver won the Italian GP in Monza, making it 5 wins on the spin. In a dominant season by the Dutch Lion and Red Bull, Max’s form has stood out. Moreover, his extraordinary form this season has helped him to deal with everything thrown at him from rivals Ferrari and Mercedes all season.

Verstappen seems to be enjoying his vacation before the Singapore Grand Prix. He and Kelly attended a friend’s marriage, before returning to Monaco. However, it was the Brazilian Instagram story that left fans on Twitter talking about the two.

Fans took to the social media platform as they gushed about the lovebirds’ romantic antics. Subsequently, they could not seem to contain their excitement.

Max Verstappen and his girlfriend send Twitter into meltdown as she shares an intimate story on Instagram

Kelly Piquet’s recent Instagram story sent Twitter into a frenzy. Recently, Max Verstappen jokingly claimed that he was still a virgin. Now, F1 Twitter duly reminded him of his comments.

Additionally, fans also wished they could share the same bond that Max and Kelly have as the couple looked adorable together in their latest pictures.

Moreover, some of Max’s female fans adored how dashing the Dutch Lion looked in a tuxedo.


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F1 returns to Singapore after a break of 2 years. The street circuit venue is one where Max Verstappen has not won yet. However, there is a high chance this can change the coming race weekend.

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Max Verstappen can win his second World Title in Singapore. But he will need the help of Charles Leclerc and teammate Sergio Perez to do so. However, Max and Red Bull won’t be too concerned about winning as he is in a good place to win the World Championship.

Can he win the Singapore GP and also the 2022 title on the same day?



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