Max is a “very full” driver
The 25-year-old Albon competed towards many nice drivers in his System 1 profession, however cites his Dutch former teammate as the perfect driver he has been on a circuit with. “Hardest opponent would positively be Max Verstappen,” he tells Sq. Mile. “Once you’re in numerous groups it is arduous to match your self. Clearly, some races you’re faster than others.”
Albon can nonetheless clearly bear in mind the second he first encountered Verstappen. “I used to be racing towards George, Lando in F2 in 2018 and we had been all very shut there. That progress into F1 after which having Max as my workforce mate, he was very fast, very robust driver, very full and really skilled for somebody his age.”
Verstappen in battle with Hamilton
Verstappen seemingly has a very good probability of successful the world championship this season. The Dutchman has a small lead over Hamilton with Purple Bull for now and will likely be hoping to remain forward of the Mercedes driver as soon as once more in France.