News Details

Perez insists Force India was his first option

Sergio Perez insists, having been told his services wouldn't be required at McLaren in 2014, that Force India was his first choice despite openings at both Lotus and Sauber. The Mexican driver joined McLaren at the start of the 2013 season with much fanfare after his success with Sauber in 2012 when he scored three podium finishes. However the Woking team decided to drop him in favour of rookie Kevin Magnussen - a decision Perez only learnt about toward the end of the season. He says the Silverstone based outfit was his first choice and he contacted them after hearing of the McLaren news. "When it was confirmed that I was leaving McLaren, Sahara Force India was always my first...
Full Story »
2y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Force India was first choice - Perez

Force India Enlarge Sergio Perez says driving for Force India was his...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Exclusive Q&A with Force India's Sergio Perez

After a season of unexpected struggle at McLaren, Sergio Perez begins a...
2y ago from Formula1.com

Force India 'always my first option', says Perez

Sergio Perez has insisted that Force India is very much the place he...
2y ago from Crash.net

Perez chasing 'eyebrow raising results'

Moving from McLaren to Force India for 2014, Sergio Perez says he has...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Lorenzo says Ducati move will ease tension with Rossi

Jorge Lorenzo says he believes that the difficult relationship he has had...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Rossi takes Monza Rally win

Valentino Rossi has rounded off his 2016 season in style by successfully...

Rossi considers Vinales a 2017 MotoGP title contender

Valentino Rossi says he considers new Yamaha MotoGP teammate Maverick...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi: Vinales will give me the same problems as...

Valentino Rossi admits that Maverick Vinales' speed in his first MotoGP...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

New sponsor announced for IndyCar’s Texas race

Rainguard Water Sealers, a Newport Beach, Calif.-based company, will...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

2018 IndyCar aerokit plans to be verified this month

IndyCar’s president of competition and operations, Jay Frye, says he...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi’s Indy 500 winner to be presented to IMS Museum

The Dallara-Honda in which Alexander Rossi won this year’s 100th running...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Norman becomes Andretti's third signing for Lights 2017

Andretti Autosport has announced Ryan Norman as the third driver for its...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC jigsaw nears completion

Ogier and Latvala close to securing 2017 drives
2h ago from WRC.com

Al-Attiyah working on 2017 Volkswagen WRC plan

Nasser Al-Attiyah has confirmed that he is working on taking part in the...
25m ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier down to two options for 2017 seat

Sebastien Ogier will decide between two options for his World Rally...
3h ago from EuroSport.com

Ekstrom: More series, including F1, should consider...

World Rallycross champion Mattias Ekstrom has welcomed WTCC's plans to...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger To Make Five Big Changes - FC Basel v Arsenal...

Arsenal take on FC Basel this evening with an outside chance of finishing...
55m ago from AllArsenal.com

Video: Alex Iwobi – Champions League magazine...

A nice little video highlighting Alex Iwobi's rise to the Arsenal first...
35m ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal 'not planning January additions'

Arsenal are reportedly not planning to make any signings during the...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez 'want Paul Pogba's salary'

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez reportedly want to earn the same wage as...
6h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Marchionne: Ferrari has found 'solution'

Ferrari now has a "solution" to return... Read More »
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Mercedes and the Spanish elephant in the room

Why would Mercedes want to risk a possible fourth... Read More »
6h ago from Pitpass.com

Mercedes 'considering' Alonso

Mercedes have confirmed Fernando Alonso is being... Read More »
9h ago from SkySports.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.