“It started already with starting in P6, but I think the whole race, I was struggling a lot with the brakes," Verstappen said.
"Around here at quite a few braking points and couldn’t really have the same feeling as yesterday.
"So that definitely made my race a bit tougher out there today but you could see it was very close in the end and also with the backmarkers. The tyres already going, it makes it all a bit more difficult.
“We don’t want to destroy the tyres but like I said before, at the same time I was struggling a lot on the braking, so it took quite a while to at least find a bit of a middle-way.
“That’s of course incredible to win my 50th Grand Prix here. Very proud of course and we’ll just keep on trying to push for more.”
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