No he said: "Yeah his hand speed is a gift that he has, but you know, I believe I'm really fast too Bas. A lot of people kind of discredit me for a lot of things... I honestly think I match him in speed."
I'm not saying there's anything wrong with him saying it and he's entitled to his opinion, but I'm just saying he's wrong.
There's a big difference between saying "I believe I'm really fast too" and saying "I can match Vitors hand speed" ... which the article uses as its title.