#23 Allert Vanderwal
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Allert boasts an impressive track record, after getting himself into last year’s F1 Esports final in Abu Dhabi. He’s not only found success in the F1 Esports Series, but won a number of Dutch Esports competitions as well. This year he’s back and ready to push for the championship.
To finish first, you first have to finish
/ 2018 Qualification:
Q: Who is your favourite F1 driver ever?
A: Max Verstappen
Q: Which track is your favourite to drive?
A: Suzuka, closely followed by Spa.
Q: Which car is your favourite to drive on F1 2017?
A: Never really had a favorite, but I've Always liked Sauber a lot.
Q: Which was your favourite year in F1 and why?
A: Hard question since I never used to watch F1 regularly, but I'll go for the 2010 season because of the insane season finale.
Q: What was the first driving game you remember playing?
A: Sports Car GT (1999)
Q: What type of driving style do you think you have?
A: Clean, unlikely to have incidents and smooth.
Q: What is your favourite wheel that you've driven with?
A: Thrustmaster TS-PC (used at the semi-finals and the finals last year).
Q: When did you first start racing online?
A: At the end of 2016, a couple of weeks after the release of F1 2016.
Q: Which driving conditions do you prefer, wet or dry?
A: I don't really mind to be honest, I seem to have good pace in both conditions. If I had to choose then I'd go for dry.
Q: If you had one favourite moment from the Silverstone trip, what was it?
A: Has to be the moment when I got picked for Sauber. The whole week was an amazing, unforgettable experience, but nothing will beat the feeling of relief when I got picked.
Q: What was your most memorable F1 race and why?
A: Spain 2016. Max just made the switch from Toro Rosso to Red Bull and got his first ever win, also being the youngest F1 winner ever. This win really showed his amazing potential.
Q: If you could pick any race in the world to go to, which would it be and why?
A: Probably Monaco. I think Monaco will be one of those unforgettable experiences. The race itself might not be one of the best, but the atmosphere there would make it very special.
Q: If you think there is something/anything that will give you an advantage over your competitors, what is it and how will you use it?
A: Not getting caught up in any big incidents, making sure I finish every race I start.