Verstappen loses Arrows case

Former Arrows driver Jos Verstappen has failed in his attempt to secure money owed from his ex-team. The court rejected Verstappen case and found that the team had valid reasons for releasing the Dutchman from his contract

Verstappen loses Arrows case

"Arrows has not had any claim made against it by Verstappen in respect to Arrows' termination of Verstappen's driving contract," read a team statement. "Verstappen did bring a claim against Arrows for monies he believed were owed from 2001, which the court rejected. In those proceedings, the court was also satisfied that Arrows had its own valid damages claim against Verstappen for breach of contract."

Verstappen allegedly scuppered a potential sponsorship deal after he described Enrique Bernoldi as 'the worst team-mate I've ever had'. Since losing his Arrows drive Verstappen has been without a team. He was considered for the role of Sauber reserve driver, but the team rejected the idea on the grounds that he was too much taller than regular drivers Nick Heidfeld and Felipe Massa.

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