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REVEALED: Max Verstappen has exit clause in new deal

Max Verstappen

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Helmut Marko has revealed there is an exit clause in Max Verstappen’s new Red Bull deal should Honda leave Formula 1.

Verstappen signed a new deal with Red Bull, which will end in 2023.

“Generally speaking, it is a fixed contract and if everything goes in the right direction there will be no problems Marko told

“We have a contract with Honda until 2021, but obviously being without an engine for the future it would complicate all our plans.

“Consequently, it is clear that we need a competitive engine to keep hold of Verstappen.”


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