“Lewis tried the undercut, but that did not work as Max was too quick and Lewis’s first stop a little slow, while Valtteri ran long in an effort to make a one-stop work.
“Ultimately there was nothing that they could do to catch the Red Bull.”
Hamilton and Mercedes will be looking to bounce back this weekend at the Italian Grand Prix, a place Verstappen has yet to finish higher than fifth at.
But the 23-year-old will be full of confidence thanks to a dominant display in Zandvoort.
“As you can hear already, it’s just incredible,” began Verstappen.