Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said about how the team managed to convince max Verstappen to extend the contract.
In mid-October, RBR announced a new agreement with the Dutchman, who will remain in the Austrian concern for at least another three years.
“We presented to him our plan for the future and assured that by 2020, all key employees will remain in the team, – quotes Marco German publication Speed Week. – We also ensured that we have a fallback for the supplier of motors. We flew to the base Honda in Sakura, whose infrastructure is really impressive. All this convinced him.
Max Verstappen is the third highest paid F1 driver
Of course, he took the opportunity to discuss a salary increase. In this respect, before Hamilton and Vettel is far from it. We have low fixed rate, but powerful system of bonuses for each received mark, winning races and the title. So if he becomes champion, that is good work”.
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