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The Red Bull Racing’s senior driver and Formula 1’s three-time world champion “Max Verstappen” is known for making history since he began his career as F1’s youngest-ever driver at the age of 17. The Dutch won his first-ever World Championship title at the age of 24 in 2021 and 2022.

In 2023, Max secured multiple Grand Prix victories, showcasing his exceptional driving skills and determination on the Formula 1 circuit. His strategic racecraft and consistent performance played crucial roles in clinching 3rd world championship title of his career.

His outstanding performances and achievements in this sport have helped him build his name. But apart from his job, what does his personal life look like? Is Mad Max married? let’s dive into Max’s life off the track.

Who Is Kelly Piquet?

Apart from winning races, One thing Verstappen won is the heart of the famous model “Kelly Piquet”. Both, Max and Kelly started dating each other in 2020 but went public with their relationship in early 2021 announcing it on social media in the New Year post. Kelly born in Homburg, Germany on December 7, 1988, is the daughter of the former F1 driver “Nelson Piquet” Brazilian racing driver and three-time Formula 1 champion. During her college days, Kelly was doing an internship in fashion. She later continued her job and posed for PatBO and Lucas Boccalão as a model and catwalked some of the fashion shows also was responsible for Formula E social media coverage in 2015. In 2017, Kelly dated the former Russian Formula 1 driver “Daniil Kvyat” and had a daughter together, Penelope, just months before they split in 2019.

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Verstappen in 2020 welcomed Kelly as his partner along with her four-year-old daughter. In one of his interviews “I’m not the father, that’s not the aim, it’s always very important that she has a good relationship with her father, which she has”, said the Dutchman.  Penelope’s mother has a massive fan following on social media with over 1.3 million followers.

Apart from being a model she has worked as a health and wellbeing coach at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition since January 2018. In the recent Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2023, Kelly posted a picture with Max announcing the end of the season and congratulating him on winning the championship.

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Gaurang is a writer at the SportsOrbit covering articles related to F1,Gaurang was 14 when he cared more about playing football than studying. But when COVID hit and he had to stay home, he discovered Formula 1. It immediately caught his interest. Since then, he's been really into Formula 1, watching every race and learning all about it. He still loves football, but now he's also a big fan of Formula 1, especially Lewis Hamilton. Even though he loves racing, he still looks up to Cristiano Ronaldo as his idol.