Pirelli tyres exploding is unacceptable says Perez 10 October, 2013 Sergio Perez returns to the pits after a blowout during the British GP McLaren driver Sergio Perez has stepped up his attack on Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli, after his tyre exploded during the Korean Grand Prix.
Pirelli had played down the Mexican's failure, saying it was simply caused by Perez badly locking the brakes on his MP4-28.
'That something happens after a brake lockup is absolutely unacceptable,' Perez is quoted by Auto Motor und Sport.
He was also a victim of a tyre explosion during the British Grand Prix in June
He said he doubts Pirelli's official explanation, 'I've never heard of a brake (lockup)...
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