Antonio Perez, the daddy of Components 1 driver Checo Perez, has made daring statements about his son’s future within the sport, stating that Perez will proceed to be Max Verstappen‘s teammate for the following 10 years.
He envisions Checo doubtlessly successful a world championship throughout this time, with these feedback particularly fascinating on condition that Perez‘s present contract is about to run out after the following season.
“Checo will drive in the identical group as Max Verstappen for the following 10 years,” Antonio Perez mentioned.
“And, throughout these 10 years, Checo would possibly win a world championship.”
Perez has had an up-and-down season, and faces the problem of sharing a group with Verstappen, the reigning world champion, who has dominated the game for 3 consecutive seasons.
Whereas there have been rumors of a strained relationship between Perez and Verstappen, Purple Bull group boss Christian Horner has denied these claims, asserting a constructive dynamic inside the group.
A fan of Helmut Marko
Antonio Perez additionally expressed his appreciation for Purple Bull advisor Helmut Marko, regardless of the latter’s controversial feedback about Perez being “South American”.
“Dr. Marko is one of the best,” he famous.
“He’s one of the best backer Checo may have.
“He’s unbelievable. He has a winner’s mentality and pushes Checo to enhance.
“I like that, I like Dr. Marko.”