Max Verstappen Wins Miami Grand Prix

Just over eight years since making his professional racing debut in the Florida Winter Series

Max Verstappen returned to the Sunshine State with his sights set on coming away with another victory.

After 57 laps in Miami on Sunday, he accomplished his goal

Verstappen won the Miami Grand Prix, beating out a late push by Ferrari’s Charles

Verstappen’s second straight win, coming weeks after finishing first in Italy at the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix

Verstappen to within 19 points of Leclerc for the drivers’ championship, with Leclerc now holding a 104–85 lead

George Russell of Mercedes (59 points) and Sainz (53) round out the top five.

Up next on the F1 schedule is the Spanish Grand Prix, which is set to be held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on May 22