Sergio Perez believes Force India will be more competitive at this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix and is hoping for a more trouble-free race following a difficult season opener in Australia.
A puncture on lap one – after he was hit by Esteban Gutierrez at turn three – meant he dropped to the back of the pack but a strong recovery drive saw him move through the field. He took the chequered flag in 11th place but was promoted to a place in the top 10 following Daniel Ricciardo's post-race exclusion, scoring one point.
'I think as a team we are moving in the right direction and there were lots of positives to take away from Australia,' he said. 'We have seen some encouraging signs...
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