Max Verstappen has been labelled a “lunatic” by Esteban Ocon after a confrontation between the drivers turned physical when an on-track incident cost the Dutchman victory in the Brazilian Grand Prix and handed it to Lewis Hamilton. The pair have been summoned to the stewards over the incident in th
Max Verstappen must serve two days of public service after "pushing or hitting Esteban Ocon forcibly several times in the chest".
Verstappen was leading at Interlagos when he tried to pass last-place Ocon, who made contact - the former wasn't happy after the race.
Max Verstappen's hopes of completing what would have been a stunning drive to Brazilian GP victory were scuppered by a contentious collision with Esteban Ocon.
The Red Bull driver was leading the Brazilian Grand Prix until Ocon took him out.
A war of words was emerging between Max Verstappen and Esteban Ocon following their extraordinary coming together on lap 44 of the Brazilian Grand Prix while race-leader Verstappen was battling with the lapped Force India driver. It’s a war that’s set to ramble on, too, following an angry physical confrontation between the two drivers after the race.
Max Verstappen labelled Esteban Ocon an 'idiot' and was accused of trying to punch the Frenchman in a post-race fracas after their collision cost him likely victory in Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix won by Lewis Hamilton.
Lewis Hamilton won in Brazil to secure the constructors’ title for Mercedes after Max Verstappen was robbed of victory
Lewis Hamilton wins the Brazilian Grand Prix after leader Max Verstappen is shunted off the circuit by backmarker Esteban Ocon.
Lewis Hamilton won the Brazilian Grand Prix as Mercedes sealed the F1 constructors' championship for a fifth straight year. Max Verstappen led before a bizarre crash with Esteban Ocon and the pair clashed after the race.