Verstappen shared his post-qualifying thoughts, expressing his opinion on how the session went and also looked ahead to the Grand Prix.
“I do think that we maximised today,” Verstappen said. “I think already the whole weekend so far, we’ve been lacking a little bit of one lap performance and that was also quite clear in qualifying, but I hope tomorrow in the race, I hope that we’re good on the tyres again and then we can work our way forward.
“It felt good yesterday. I would have liked to have had a little bit more pace but we know that the points are tomorrow and we know it’s going to be a tough one.
“First one here, you never know, there might be a safety car and it’s a very long straight, a lot of racing will happen there and then I hope we are good on the tyres.”
With the tight track and the unknowns of the circuit, we can expect more on-track action during the Grand Prix, potentially accompanied by some more heated radio messages.
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