Lewis Hamilton has congratulated championship rival Max Verstappen for winning the United States Grand Prix.
- Hamilton managed to overtake Verstappen through turn 1 at the start, but Red Bull managed to capitalize on a better strategy to claim the victory.
- The British driver congratulated the Dutchman and admitted Red Bull had the advantage.
What he said:
- “Firstly, congratulations to Max, he did a great job. It was such a tough race, got a good start and gave it everything.”
- “But at the end of the day, they had the upper hand. We couldn’t ask for more. A big thank you to my team for great pit stops and work throughout the weekend.”