He said before training for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone that the world champion had a “short but good conversation” with the show’s producers.
“I told them what I don’t think has gone well in the past. I want to have a greater say in how I am portrayed, rather than doing an interview and not knowing what they are going to do with it. It has to be more realistic and I want to have more control over that.”
For example, Verstappen wants to see in advance the images that will be included in the series. “Sometimes you don’t know they are walking behind you with the camera. So I should be able to say: Sorry guys, this is causing me to be photographed the wrong way.”
From campaign to survive It’s already been made for four seasons, covering the years 2018 to 2021 in Formula 1. Last year, Verstappen took his first world title after a tough fight with Lewis Hamilton. The fifth season is now being filmed.
“I don’t like being in front, but I understand that they want to see me campaign to survivesays the driver. “This Netflix series is a huge help to the popularity of the sport, especially in the United States.”
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