Last year, Villeneuve also praised the Red Bull driver. "If he continues like this, he will become one of the big ones in the sport," he said.
And the performances of Verstappen so far in 2019, the Canadian is satisfied. "Because of the speed he has shown with the material he has in his hands. In Baku he had the same pace as Mercedes and Ferrari. It seems that Max's years of experience in this sport are now starting to pay off, "he says Motorsport.com.
Villeneuve concludes: "He really drives extremely mature and is super fast."
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