Former IndyCar and NASCAR driver Danica Patrick says it’s time for an American driver in F1. Netflix has already made the sport more popular in the United States. She advises Colton Herta to make it work.
Netflix is very important to F1
Liberty Media has been increasing audiences in America since purchasing the sport. From 2022, a second race will be held in the United States. in conversation with Motorsport.com Patrick notes that the Netflix series campaign to survive Help make the sport better known.
Among other things, she says: “It makes the sport human and it gives a story. It is a good way to show what is happening in the sport.”
The United States only needs a driver
With its American driver, the sport in the US could really explode, according to Patrick: “If there was an American driver cheering him on, I think more Formula One would be covered here.”
“There would be a reason to report that and that would be very helpful.”
With Colton Herta, a six-time winner of the IndyCar race, that might be possible, according to Patrick. Only the American currently lacks the necessary super license points. Soon there will be no place.