Jeremy Clarkson Comments on Lando Norris & Max Verstappen Crash

Jeremy Clarkson shared his thoughts on the crash between Lando Norris and Max Verstappen during the Austrian Grand Prix.

On lap 64, both drivers collided, causing punctures. Norris had to retire from the race, while Verstappen managed to finish fifth despite a penalty.

Clarkson disagrees with stewards and defends Verstappen

Clarkson expressed his views on X. He said, “I think they bumped into one another. These things happen in motor racing,” implying it should be seen as a racing incident.

I think they bumped into one another. These things happen in motor racing.

— Jeremy Clarkson (@JeremyClarkson) July 1, 2024

Earlier this season, Clarkson commented on another crash involving Sergio Perez and Kevin Magnussen at the Monaco Grand Prix. He believed Magnussen wasn’t at fault, which was a controversial opinion among fans.

Fans might find Clarkson’s take surprising but interesting.

A big Formula 1 enthusiast, Clarkson often attends races. He last appeared at the Bahrain Grand Prix in 2024 where he waved the chequered flag and caught up with Adrian Newey on the grid .

What do you think about Clarkson’s opinions?

Albert Ramirez
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