Max Verstappen has suggested he would prefer to stay at Red Bull rather than switch to a rival team.

The Dutchman remains under contract until 2019, but rumours he is being wooed by F1’s top two teams Mercedes and Ferrari are constant.

Clearly, Red Bull wants the newly 20-year-old to stay, with boss Christian Horner saying the energy drink company is prepared to build the team around him.

“It’s nice to hear such words,” Verstappen said.

“I’ve always had good relations with everyone in the team, including with Christian.

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