Max Verstappen gives a thumbs up to the crowd after scoring pole at the 2019 Mexican Grand Prix

Max Verstappen took a controversial pole by ignoring yellow flags, for which the stewards later demoted him three places on the grid.

Max Verstappen gives a thumbs up after taking pole at the 2019 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Max Verstappen snatched his maiden pole from Valtteri Bottas for the Hungarian Grand Prix.

The German Grand Prix Strategy Report podcast features ESPN F1 editor Laurence Edmondson.

The result may have done little to change the championship picture, but in Germany Formula One had the opportunity to celebrate those who have been cast into the shadows by the Mercedes juggernaut.

Max Verstappen crashes Mercedes’s 125th-anniversary party after Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas both crash in the crashing rain at the German Grand Prix and something has happened to my brain and I have to go now.

Max Verstappen celebrates on the 2019 German Grand Prix podium.

Max Verstappen claimed his second win of the season after both Mercedes drivers crashed in the wet.

The Austrian Grand Prix Strategy Report podcast features F1 editor Luke Smith.

It mightn’t be perfect, but the Austrian Grand Prix demonstrated that Formula can yet be saved.

Max Verstappen points to the Honda logo on his overalls from the Austrian GP podium.

Max Verstappen has taken Honda’s first win of the turbo-hybrid era with a memorable victory in Austria.

It might be unusual to say any driver other than Lewis Hamilton, with four wins from six and a 17-point championship lead, is the standout performer of the season to date, but Max Verstappen has never been ordinary.