“This day was to be forgotten, nothing came of it. I am very disappointed”: Checo Perez

“This day was to be forgotten, nothing came of it. I am very disappointed”: Checo Perez

Mexican Sergio Perez (Red Bull)which concluded the seventeenth British Grand Prix, the twelfth day of the calendar for 2024. Formula one, celebrated this Sunday in Silverstone stated at the end of the race that it was “a day to forget” in which “nothing” came out of “nothing” and that for this reason he was “very disappointed.”

It was a day to forget. Nothing helped us; We took a risk at the beginning and unfortunately today we didn’t have what we needed.

Perez Mendozaranked second in the world last year, extended the bad streak it took him away second to sixth place in the pilots’ standings, now with 118 points, 137 less than the leader, his comrade is a Dutchman Max Verstappen who extended his lead by finishing second this Sunday at Silverstone, behind Briton Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes).

“We took a risk with the intermediate link (tyres), thinking that There will be more rain and it will come earlier. But we are in a hurry, “We lost a lot of positions and the tyres were completely destroyed.”said the pilot from Guadalajara, six wins and 39 podiums in the premier category, although the last of them dates back to April, when Chinese Grand Prix.in Shanghai.

“We were out of position throughout the whole race and that was really difficult to deal with.

And I add:

I am very disappointed, but it is time to move on. I am glad that now is a short break. We need to regroup as a team and finish the important work.

“Now we need a smooth weekend, a weekend of progress, to get our rhythm back. In Hungary and Belgium (two races before the holidays) “We need to get back into shape” – he pointed out.

(according to information from EFE)

Source: Aristegui Noticias