Formula 1 broadcasting legend Martin Brundle has said that 'the moment got to' Sergio Perez at the Mexican Grand Prix, as his poor run of performances culminated in a disastrous home race for the Red Bull driver.
His current contract isn't due to expire until the end of 2024, but with the performances of Daniel Ricciardo and 21-year-old Liam Lawson this season with Red Bull's sister team AlphaTauri, there have been reports suggesting Red Bull may be willing to make a change.
Brundle has made some suggestions for what Perez must do to show he is still worthy of driving with the Milton Keynes-based team.
"I think the moment got to Sergio and he made too critical of a mistake when he got there," he continued.
"Sergio needs to, firstly, be on the back of Verstappen’s gearbox at the end of the race. Secondly, win the race if Verstappen doesn’t. Thirdly, think about beating Verstappen and he’s doing it the other way round.”
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