The sixth season of “Method 1: Drive To Survive” premieres Feb. 23 on Netflix.
This season will cowl the 2023 F1 racing season, through which Max Verstappen handily received the championship—the third in a row for the Crimson Bull driver. Verstappen received a document 19 races, beating his personal document of 15 wins, set the earlier season. He additionally set a document for consecutive wins in a season with 10, beating the earlier document of 9 set in 2013 by Sebastian Vettel, additionally driving for Crimson Bull.
2023 Method 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Picture credit score: Getty Pictures
Out of twenty-two rounds, solely three had been received by a driver aside from Verstappen. His teammate Sergio Perez received the Saudi Arabian and Azerbaijan Grands Prix, whereas Carlos Sainz Jr. took the one win for a non-Crimson Bull driver in 2023 on the Singapore Grand Prix.
The dearth of competitors did not make for probably the most thrilling season, however the producers of “Drive To Survive” have a knack for locating storylines past the championship battle, so hopefully there will likely be some entertaining materials to steadiness out the inevitable Verstappen dominance at practically each race.
2023 Method 1 Singapore Grand Prix
The premiere of “Drive To Survive” season six coincides with the ultimate day of pre-season testing for the 2024 F1 season on the Bahrain Worldwide Circuit. The season’s first race is scheduled to happen the next week on the similar observe, so followers will be capable to watch the present after which roll proper into the brand new F1 racing season.
“Drive To Survive” has solely been confirmed for Netflix by means of season six. Whereas the present’s future is unclear, we all know that F1 plans to keep up its established order by means of the 2025 season and implement new powertrain guidelines for 2026. The 2026 guidelines have already attracted Audi and Ford, which plan to accomplice with Sauber (branded till just lately as Alfa Romeo) and Crimson Bull, respectively.