While facing the last races with the team Racing Point, Sergio Pérez the negotiation process is taken very calmly. So much so, that he is providing quite an interview, although he does not clarify what he will do next year. However, as if it were a farewell, the Mexican made a kind of review of his career in which he surprised many.
In an interview on the official website of the Formula 1, Pérez looked back and gave his opinion on what he will leave if he leaves the category. In addition, he counted the offers of the great teams that he had in recent years. Something that could have changed, the past, the present and the future of Pérez in Formula 1.
Sergio Pérez was part of the academy of young pilots of Ferrari. However, his talent did not allow him to reach the Maranello team. After his successful stage in Sauber, where he got on the podium several times. Pérez came into contact with the red team. “It was all natural, I was part of the academy and there was a lot of contact with them,” said ‘Checo’
“Everything seemed like it was going to go there, but then things changed,” added Pérez. In addition, the Mexican commented on the reason for his arrival at Mclaren. “At that time they were dominating and they offered me a contract. It made sense. Unfortunately it didn’t work out. The car was pretty bad, and I wasn’t able to get any podiums or fights for points. Things have changed a lot since then, “he commented.
Finally, ‘Checo’ confessed that he was very close to reaching the team that currently dominates Formula 1: Mercedes. “We were talking to them, but that really depended on whether Lewis hamilton I wasn’t going there, I was the second option. That’s what they said. We had a couple of options, looking back. I am in a good stage. I am proud of what I have achieved, with the material they have given me, “he said.