Max Verstappen admitted that he couldn’t wait to be in action at the 2022 Singapore GP. Because Marina Bay is a circuit that has its own challenges. Photo: sportskeeda.com
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After being stalled since 2019, F1 will be back in Singapore this weekend. Because, in the previous two seasons, the race at Marina Bay was canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The F1 drivers are very enthusiastic about welcoming the night race in the Land of the Lion, Verstappen is no exception. He said it was a fun race.
Because, Marina Bay is one of the legendary street circuits. Not to mention the presentation of beautiful sea views and also has a fantastic audience atmosphere.
“We haven’t been to Singapore again in a while so it will be interesting to see how the track has developed,” Verstappen.
“This is definitely one of the best races of the year and it’s a beautiful place,” continued the Red Bull driver, quoted from Grandprix247.
However, the defending F1 champion said that Marina Bay has the characteristics of a challenging circuit. One of them when you want to overtake the racer in front of him.
The reason is, the 5,067 km long road track only has little room to overtake. So there is a risk of causing a fairly large accident if you are not careful.
“In general, it is a challenging circuit. The humidity feels strong on the body of the car and it is very difficult to do a perfect lap because of the narrow corners and the very close barrier walls