Formula One's Max Verstappen Is Thirsty As Hell For Nico Rosberg's Old JobStef Schrader12/02/16 12:38pmFiled to: F1Max VerstappenGood TweetsMercedesNico Rosberg9611EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Photo credit: Mark Thompson/Getty Images; Screencap via Max Verstappen Who wants a ride at the Formula One team that’s absolutely steamrolled their competition for the past few years? Shortly after Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg announced his surprise retirement from the sport, Red Bull’s Max Verstappen showed up to the party as thirsty as a man who’d just hiked across Abu Dhabi. We know that Formula One teams and personalities often joke around quite a lot on Twitter—and this is on a thread making light of the situation with easily spoofed calls and screencaps of gag phone calls and emails flying around after Nico’s departure—but man, that’s some thirst. Whoever runs Mercedes’ Twitter account feels the thirst, and feeds it brilliantly. Advertisement Advertisement [H/T Kurt!]You'll Have To Fight Red Bull Over ThisNico Rosberg Shocks The Racing World, Announces F1 Retirement After Championship Watch An F1 Driver With Everything To Lose Make The Insane Pass Of A LifetimeMax Verstappen Is Formula One's Youngest Winner EverStef Schraderstef.firstname.lastname@example.org@stefthepefEditor, Black Flag. 1984 "Porschelump" 944 race car, 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS.