Lando Norris apologises as he swears live on TV as he celebrates first ever Grand Prix win

Lando Norris has won a Formula 1 Grand Prix for the first time ever as he beat Max Verstappen to the Miami Grand Prix.

The British McLaren driver started his 110th race in fifth but executed the drive of his life as he took advantage of the safety car to pit and retain his lead ahead of second-placed Verstappen.


Could this be the first of many wins for McLaren’s Norris?Credit: AFP

“WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! F***!” a delighted Norris told his race engineer.

“I love you all, I love you all so much. We did it Will, we did it!

“Thanks mum, thanks dad – this one’s for my grandma.”

When asked by 2009 champion Jenson Button how he was feeling, Norris said: “Oh, about time, uh?!

“F***, sorry. What a race!

“It’s been a long time coming but finally I’ve managed to do it and I’m so happy. For my team I finally delivered for them.

“Long day, tough race. But finally on top so I’m over the moon.”

Meanwhile, Verstappen said: “I’m very happy for Lando it’s been a long time coming and it’s…

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