Sergio Perez He still does not anticipate what decision he will make after the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix next weekend. The Mexican pilot awaits the final offer of Red bull to get in the car of Alexander Albon, who is on the tightrope, despite getting a podium in the last race. Now it has been revealed that Pérez has a difficult offer to refuse for 2021.
According to various media that work daily in the Paddock of the Formula 1, Sergio Pérez has an offer on the team table Ferrari. The Maranello team wants to have the services of the Mexican in the position of reserve driver. However, in the last hours, Pérez himself was in charge of lowering the spirits of the fans, since he wants to compete next year.
The Mexican driver spoke (without naming Ferrari) of the offer to be a test driver in 2021 to the media. It’s just an option. But it is not my priority. I think we have to understand, in case we get into that, how we can make it work, because I don’t want to go to every race if I’m not driving, “he said at the press conference on Thursday.
On the other hand, the pilot of Racing point began to rule out the possibility of reaching a team in that position. “Obviously the team needs to have to bring the driver. So I’m probably not the right person to do it. But we’ll see, I think in the next two weeks I will know more about my future. But that’s something that I can still decide next year, what is really the last thing I want to do for 2021 »
“Performance is important”
To close the conference, Pérez assured that the result of the last weekend will not influence the decision of Red Bull to make him an offer or not. “I think performance is important. Although I missed the podium, I think it is not just one race that makes the difference. I’ve been here for ten years. And I think that over the years, I’ve delivered, so people know what I can and can’t do. So I don’t think a career changes history, “he said.