This year will be a resounding change for Sergio Pérez. The Mexican arrives at Red bull and he is facing the most important challenge of his sporting career, since he will be able to have in his hands one of the fastest cars of the Formula 1. However, nothing will be easy for ‘Checo’. Your partner, Max verstappen he will try to put things in their place and thus avoid losing an internal duel for the first time.
Former pilot of Racing point He assured that his relationship with the Dutchman is very good, although he also hinted that he will leave everything on track to be able to beat him. Despite this, Pérez wanted to avoid comparisons. In the practice sessions, both drivers divided up the fastest laps, leaving more than one surprised by the rhythm of the Austrian team cars.
Pérez gave an interview to the official Formula 1 podcast, Beyond the Grid, and made it clear what day to day with Verstappen is like. “Ever since I knew I was coming to Red Bull, I also knew I would have a big challenge with Max Verstappen. But it is also what I wanted. I want to compete with the best in this sport. He is a very complete pilot ”, assured Checo.
Despite the fact that both are the most coveted pair in the entire paddock, Pérez commented that he still does not know who can win the team’s internal duel. I haven’t seen enough yet. He has driven on a track that was ten or fifteen degrees cooler, or the other way around. The wind has also changed a lot. I think after three or four races more will be known. But I see that he is a fast and solid rider, “he added.
On the other hand, Pérez also spoke about the relationship they have on a daily basis at Red Bull. «He does not play political games. Just enjoy driving. We have had a lot of fun together these days. Max is just a young boy who enjoys life, “said the Mexican. In the last hours a video was released in which Pérez and Verstappen have fun at the Red Bull headquarters.
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