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Verstappen now faster than ‘older' Hamilton – Irvine

Jun.10 Max Verstappen has performed an overtaking manoeuvre to stand alone as 'the fastest driver' on the 2021 grid. That is the view of Eddie Irvine, who says Red Bull's Dutch championship leader reminds him of when he was paired at Ferrari with the great Michael Schumacher. 'Verstappen is definitely the fastest driver out there at the minute,' the 55-year-old Ulsterman told Betway. 'But you have to say Lewis Hamilton is probably still the top driver. It's been fantastic to watch those two guys go at it,' he said. Irvine has been critical of Verstappen's erratic and aggressive driving in the past, but he says the 23-year-old is now 'definitely getting his act together'. 'He's always been...
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