UNFAIR TREATMENT? Lotus' driver Pastor Maldonado walks in the pit lane with a member of his crew. Image: AP / Andy Wong
MANAMA, Bahrain - Pastor Maldonado has fended off his growing reputation as a crash-prone Formula 1 driver.
The Telegraph newspaper said a nickname doing the rounds for the Venezuelan is 'Crashtor', while one unflattering website mischievously lists the days and hours since Maldonado's last crash.
"The world is safe for another day," the website hasmaldonadocrashedtoday.com read on Tuesday (April 21)
The Lotus driver, however, insists his reputation as a crasher is undeserved.
CROSS THE LIMIT
Maldonado said: "When Pastor crashes, it's big news. When the other people crash, there is no news.
"To find the limit, you need to cross the limit. I think I have the big balls to cross the limit every time."
He has yet to score a point in 2015.
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