Sunday, January 24

Red Bull Suspects Brake-By-Wire Failure Caused Verstappen Retirement

A brake-by-wire failure is the likely cause of Max Verstappen’s British Grand Prix retirement, according to Red Bull

Red Bull believes a brake-by-wire failure ultimately caused Max Verstappen’s retirement from the Formula 1 British Grand Prix.

Verstappen had run as high as third during Sunday’s race and became engaged in a thrilling wheel-to-wheel battle with Kimi Raikkonen before falling behind the Ferrari driver after running wide at Chapel.

The Dutchman later dropped out of the points with a spin under braking at Vale and was later seen pulling over to the side of the track along the Wellington Straight after becoming stuck in first gear.

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