Helmut Marko has given an update on the post-qualifying incident involving Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton.

Details:

  • Verstappen allegedly touched rear wings of his and Hamilton’s car after the Sao Paulo GP qualifying.
  • Hamilton was called to the stewards due to possible DRS infringements, while Verstappen was summoned because of touching the cars under parc ferme conditions.
  • The Red Bull advisor has revealed that Mercedes blamed Verstappen for illegal rear wing adjustments.

What he had to say:

  • “The unbelievable thing is that Mercedes are now claiming that Max damaged Hamilton’s rear wing with his fingers,” Marko told F1-Insider.

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