Pérez confident that win will come soon
27 March 2012 – Following Sauber’s superb performance in the Malaysian Grand Prix, with Sergio Pérez finishing second and narrowly losing out to the Ferrari of Fernando Alonso, the Mexican is positive that his maiden Formula 1 victory is not far away.
“The target is to keep improving our overall performance and the car,” Pérez said in Dallas on Monday, where he was passing through for a connecting flight to Mexico from Kuala Lumpur. “We have to push hard and, of course, we have to stay realistic. Although the pace in the race was good, we should not forget that this result came after a very special race in extraordinary conditions.
“Ultimately I always wanted to win races and I strongly believe my first win in Formula 1 will come sooner or later - in an ideal world it will happen this year.”
Pérez is now fifth in the Drivers’ Championship, ahead of Sebastian Vettel.
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Interview with Sauber's Sergio Pérez