The Mexican has had a rollercoaster season for Purple Bull up to now. The spotlight of his marketing campaign was his victory within the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, however there have additionally been some irritating occasions too.
At the beginning of the season Perez said he was a fan of the way Marko was brutally honest with him about his performances.
And though the yr has been harder than he initially anticipated, Perez says he has not grown uninterested in Marko letting his emotions be identified.
Requested by Autosport if Marko was ever tremendous powerful with him, Perez stated: “When he needed to be.
“When I’ve a nasty race, he’ll simply inform me, and he’ll at all times let you know precisely what he thinks.
“It’s one thing good I believe for somebody with my expertise, with my profession in Method 1, with the profession I’ve had.
“It is good to have somebody that tells you immediately what he is considering, and the place you might be.”
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Perez says he had discovered Purple Bull’s administration to be unimaginable supportive of him all through the season up to now, and says they do not again away in the event that they really feel he might be doing higher.
“They clearly have all the knowledge and all the information weekend after weekend,” he stated. “They know precisely the place the motive force’s lap time is.
“With Purple Bull, there is not any holding again. So they’re fairly clear with myself and with the media, which is sweet.
“However an important factor is that I am comfortable and I am glad going residence, weekend after weekend. That for me is an important factor, you recognize. I am a really hungry driver and I’ve to reside with myself.”
Perez says he has additionally constructed up relationship with Max Verstappen, because the pair have labored collectively to attempt to topple Mercedes.
However he says it’s laborious to lean on Verstappen for any recommendation that may assist him as the 2 drivers have very completely different driving kinds.
“I’ve relationship with him on monitor and off monitor, so we’re capable of share our views often,” he stated.
“Clearly my points that I discuss, he in all probability would not discover the identical factor, so we drive otherwise. It is laborious in that regard, however we’re pushing the crew ahead collectively, so that’s good.”