Mon. Jan 20th, 2020

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Helmut Marko: Verstappen is the fastest and best racer in F1

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Although Red Bull sports boss Dr Helmut Marko is convinced that Max Verstappen is the fastest Formula One racer at the moment, the Austrian also points out that he has little experience with the young Dutchman compared to Lewis Hamilton.

Lewis Hamilton won his sixth Formula One World Championship title last season, while Max Verstappen finished third 2019 in third place.

The Dutch boss Dr Helmut Marko is nevertheless convinced that Verstappen is faster than Hamilton:

“Despite Hamilton being a six-time world champion, Verstappen is currently the fastest and best racer in F1. Although Max is faster, it must be acknowledged that Hamilton is extremely good and so far a little more sovereign as he has far more experience. It is incredibly fast, and can respond to potential problems very quickly. He is certainly helped by the fact that he has been at the forefront of his entire career, as life is a little easier there. This is exactly what we want to change next season. “