“That’s why I really felt, in the break, I was like ‘We really need to speed things up here because otherwise, they’re going to run away with it’.
“I think we did, we did pick it up a bit. I feel like we still need a bit more but it’s heading in the right direction.
“Also, you have to see that there are still quite a lot of different kinds of tracks coming up, so it will definitely swing both ways.
“We just have to keep on it and keep pushing and keep bringing new bits for the car.”
After a commanding victory in Zandvoort, Verstappen took control of the championship once again, and it was double joy on the podium as he celebrated in front of a sea of orange at F1’s first race in over 30 years at Zandvoort.