They’ve an incredible partnership at Van Amersfoort Racing so that you wouldn’t suppose that on their first impression of one another, Juan Manuel Correa and Richard Verschoor didn’t precisely get alongside.
Now although, the pair are an incredible staff on the Dutch outfit and have shaped a aggressive friendship on and off the monitor. Right here is how effectively they know one another now.
HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOUR TEAMMATE?
Richard Verschoor: “I imply the very first thing that involves thoughts is he is humorous. He is a humorous, good man.”
Juan Manuel Correa: “Richard’s additionally humorous, however with a Dutch model of humour. You need to get to know him as a result of he can come off dangerous generally. He’s very direct, but in addition man.”
WHAT IS YOUR TEAMMATE’S BEST QUALITY?
Correa: “I believe Richard’s very best quality is his motivation. He pushes and he has to work onerous, not simply in racing however in life too. I believe that provides him the sting over most different folks.”
Verschoor: “Bear in mind the interview we did again at Van Amersfoort and it took you ages to reply this one? This time it’s the other! I used to be saying it within the automobile on the way in which right here, however I believe he’s excellent at speaking. He is aware of the right way to clarify issues very effectively.”
IF YOUR TEAMMATE WASN’T A DRIVER, WHAT WOULD THEY BE?
Verschoor: “Nicely, you positively wouldn’t be a padel participant.”
Correa: “You wouldn’t be both! Richard would most likely personal a health club. You just like the health club, you want your pre-workout and I might see you stepping into it and proudly owning a health club someplace within the Netherlands.”
Verschoor: “I believe you’ll be a correct businessman. I don’t know what particularly, however you can promote something.”
WHAT IS THEIR MOST ANNOYING HABIT?
Correa: “I’m considering which one to decide on… Generally he can not learn the room. Very Dutch! He drops a bomb when nobody else is anticipating it.”
Verschoor: “I say no matter I’m considering at any time when I would like! I can’t consider one for you mate, what would you say for your self?”
Correa: “My worst behavior? Generally I give folks an excessive amount of recommendation after I ought to simply allow them to determine issues out themselves.”
Verschoor: “Nah I wouldn’t say that for you. I don’t know…”
WHO’S THE FUNNIEST?
Correa: “I believe that’s as a result of I can learn the room. I choose my moments.”
WHAT’S THE MOST EMARASSING THING YOU’VE DONE WHILST TEAMMATES?
Correa: “After the take a look at in Barcelona, we ended up having to share a room within the metropolis, very last-minute factor. He simply confirmed up on the door, woke me up and stated he wanted someplace to sleep so he crashed in my room.”
IF YOU HAD TO COOK A MEAL FOR EACH OTHER, WHAT WOULD YOU COOK?
Correa: “I might simply cook dinner him some white rice and hen as a result of with him, it’s simply the only factor, you may’t do something too good for him as a result of he simply eats like a farmer. He eats what he is aware of.”
Verschoor: “I adore it. If I like a dish, like after we’re in Italy, I all the time order gnocchi.”
Correa: “He has to have tried it earlier than. Really, after we have been in Melbourne, we took him to a vegan restaurant and he was freaked out for like 24 hours earlier than we even went to the place. He was like ‘what am I going to order?!’ I used to be saying mate don’t fear, it’s cool you’ll discover one thing you want. Then he tried it and was like ‘oh okay, it’s not dangerous.’”
Verschoor: “I’d most likely cook dinner you some Dutch snacks, as a result of I would like you to strive. Kroket, frikandel.”
WHO’S THE BETTER LOOKING?
Verschoor: “The women can resolve however I believe it’s fairly apparent.”
Correa: “Richard has some issues going for him, however I believe me as a result of I’ve higher rizz. However Richard is tall, blond, he’s all good.”
WHO KNOWS THE MOST ABOUT CARS?
Verschoor: “We don’t know that a lot. I like racing, however about regular automobiles, I don’t know every thing. I even studied to be a mechanic for a few years, however I don’t know a variety of stuff.”
Correa: “I believe it’s fairly even, neither of us are that educated about them. I believe for F2, Richard, as a result of he’s been within the class longer. However on the whole, technically, it’s fairly even. Sports activities automobiles, neither of us know that a lot to be truthful.”
WHO IS ON THEIR PHONE THE MOST AND WHO TAKES THE LONGEST TO REPLY?
Verschoor: “First one I believe may be me, second one is certainly him.”
Correa: “Yeah I’m actually dangerous. I must get one other telephone or one thing, I’m swamped. However you’re all the time on the telephone I believe.”
WHAT’S THE BIGGEST THING YOU’VE LEARNED FROM EACH OTHER?
Verschoor: “I believe it’s what he stated earlier, choosing the right second within the room. I’ve nonetheless not bought it down, however I’ve improved, and I perceive extra the place it comes from. Generally I’ve an opinion about one thing and generally I differ quite a bit, and there’s other ways of claiming issues. That’s what he’s taught me.”
Correa: “I believe from him, I’ve realized truly a little bit of the other, which is typically, I simply form of say what I believe a bit extra aggressively as a result of generally it is wanted. So, I believe we complement one another fairly effectively in that approach.”
WHAT’S SOMETHING YOU’VE ALWAYS WANTED TO TELL YOUR TEAMMATE BUT HAVEN’T YET?
Verschoor: “We all know quite a bit about one another already.”
Correa: “Yeah there’s no secrets and techniques right here to be trustworthy.”
Verschoor: “I believe that we’ve already spoken about it to one another. Once we first met in karting, initially we didn’t like one another.”
Correa: “As quickly as we talked to one another, we turned buddies. However earlier than we talked, we didn’t like one another.”
Verschoor: “We even had some crashes in karting.”
Correa: “However we all know that and we’re previous it now.”
WHO SPENDS THEIR MOST TIME IN THE GYM AND WHO IS IN THE SIM MORE?
Correa: “Sim, 100% you. Health club, me simply due to my rehabilitation.”
WHO WOULD WIN AN ARM-WRESTLING MATCH BETWEEN YOU BOTH?
Verschoor and Correa: “We already did it, it’s on the Van Amersfoort socials.”