The last few weeks may not have been the best for the Mexican Sergio “Checo” Perez in this 2022, but that does not mean that he does not have the support of his team, of the Red Bull team.
And to show the declarations of Christian Hornerhead of the Austrian team, who spoke of the Mexican driver after the Hungarian Grand Prix 2022where “Czech” He started in 11th place on the grid to finish in fifth place, situation that was praised by the manager.
“You have to see what ‘Checo’ Pérez did. Without that Virtual Safety Car at the end I’m sure he was on the podium, he was running a second faster than Russell and Sainz.” he said in a chat with Sky Sports at the Hungaroring.
Also, now that the holidays are coming up, which will last just under a month, Horner acknowledged that Pérez’s talent will put him back in great rhythm for the resumption of the season.
“He’s a great driver, he’s born and he loves being rubber to rubber with everyone; I’m convinced he’ll recover after the summer,” said the head of Red Bull.
After 13 races of the 2022 season, “Checo” Pérez is third in the drivers’ championship, with 173 points, behind the leader Max Verstappen who has 258 and the second Charles Leclerc who has 178, that is, The Mexican is only five points away from catching up with the Ferrari man, but still far from his teammate.
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