Nico Rosberg believes Red Bull driver Sergio Perez has a lack of 'alternatives' to thank for keeping him in his seat for next season – but admits that constructors' champions have some 'difficult' decisions to make.
An ever-bullish Rosberg spoke to Peter Hardenacke and Ralf Schumacher during the Qatar Grand Prix weekend, where he claimed Red Bull have a 'difficult' decision to make.
"I believe that if there would be alternative on the market now, he [Sergio Perez] would be replaced for next year," Rosberg said. "But there's no one there, that's what makes it so difficult for Red Bull. But he is just too far away."
It was a day where nothing went our way, and in the end, we were passengers in a crash that cost us the race, on the bright side, It's a huge day for the whole @redbullracing team and for @Max33Verstappen - a very well-deserved third title, he's worked so hard for it and I'm… pic.twitter.com/PfcMSRKlXz
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