Arnoux highlights the unparalleled control Verstappen exhibits, evident in his ability to smoothly carve through corners, while competitors are often seen making continuous corrections with their steering wheels.
Other drivers forced to correct
“Max is a fabulous driver,” Arnoux told Gazzetta dello Sport. “Take a look at the on-board camera footage.
"Max brakes, turns, holds the steering wheel still and draws a clean line through the corner.
"The other drivers have to constantly make corrections at the wheel.”
Max has more bite than Sainz
“We can say with certainty that Charles Leclerc was very unhappy this year,” Arnoux added. “But his performances were consistently good, in complete contrast to Carlos Sainz.
“Sainz gave a fantastic performance in Singapore, but in most of the other races, he fell short of expectations.
“For me, Leclerc is one of the world’s best drivers, in Verstappen’s group.
“Max might have a little more bite. But as I said, with a car like that it is also easier for Verstappen to show performance at such a high level.
"The Ferrari literally ate the tyres. After five laps of a grand prix, Max was already relaxing.”
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