Formula One: Verstappen laid down marker, Hamilton struggles in pre-season testing at Bahrain

March 13, 2021 0 Comments

Max Verstappen laid down an early marker ahead of the world championship on the opening day of pre-season F1 testing in Bahrain on Friday while Lewis Hamilton suffered a nightmare start as a sandstorm swept across the Sakhir track. Verstappen, long regarded as heir apparent to seven-time world champion Hamilton, clocked a best time of …