Belgian-Dutch Max Verstappen, Red Bull’s Formula-1 race driver, warmed up by taking part in a grand Hungarian tradition by solving the Rubik’s Cube – otherwise known as a Hungaricum. Ahead of this weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix, Verstappen enjoyed a short history lesson and sailed across Lake Balaton as well.
In the following video, Verstappen–who premiered as the sport’s youngest race driver in 2005–explains the Hungarian capital’s history, food and inventions as well as a miniature track guide to the Hungarian GP:
Outside Budapest, Verstappen also experimented with extreme sailing on the beautiful Lake Balaton along with fellow Red Bull pilot Daniel Ricciardo. They met with Olympic, European and World champion sailors, Roman Hagara and Hans-Peter Steinacher; the pair plans to compete at the 50th Kékszalag long-distance regatta – Europe’s biggest around-the-lake sailing race: