Alex Albon shares why Max Verstappen’s Red Bull set-up is ‘hard’ for Sergio Perez

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MAX VERSTAPPEN has loved the sting over his team-mates lately and the automobile set-up could also be the true cause why.

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Sergio Perez could also be struggling to deal with his Pink Bull automobile set-up, which is extra tailor-made to Max Verstappen, in response to former driver Alex Albon. He claimed the automobile ‘can not really feel nice as a teammate’ if the automobile is set-up how Verstappen likes it.

The Dutchman most well-liked a extra aggressive set-up with the car ‘on the restrict’ always. Nonetheless, he warns this may occasionally not swimsuit his team-mates as it’s ‘arduous for others to comply with’ once they be part of the staff.

Talking on F1’s Past The Grid Podcast, Albon mentioned: “If he is all the time doing effectively, there isn’t any cause for the staff to ever deviate to one thing else. I feel a part of that was, while you take a look at the information, there’s nothing that goes, ‘Wow, this and this and that is unimaginable’.

“After all, he is on the restrict, and he likes a automobile that is very a lot on the nostril, and I feel that is a fairly well-known factor. It can not really feel nice as a teammate. I feel even Checo discovered that out, final 12 months and even this 12 months. Likely, [the] new automobile and new regs rebalanced every little thing a bit of bit extra.

“I feel Checo’s doing an excellent job form of up towards him, however he is clearly tremendous proficient and likes the automobile in a sure means, and it is arduous for others to comply with.”

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Alex Albon shares why Max Verstappen's Red Bull set-up is 'hard' for Sergio Perez

Sergio Perez doesn’t take pleasure in Max Verstappen’s set-up (Picture: Getty)

Perez has beforehand admitted he additionally struggles with Verstappen’s set-up and has tried to search out his personal steadiness throughout the staff. Final 12 months, he claimed he was working with Pink Bull behind the scenes to make sure the automobile was tailor-made extra to his specification.

He mentioned: “Sure, there are some variations. For instance, I like having a extra steady rear finish in comparison with Max, particularly in medium-speed and high-speed corners. That provides me a bit extra feeling within the automobile and I like that higher.

“It is usually a side we’re working arduous on behind the scenes in the intervening time.”

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Alex Albon shares why Max Verstappen's Red Bull set-up is 'hard' for Sergio Perez

Sergio Perez has loved extra success this 12 months (Picture: Getty)

Perez has been loads nearer to Verstappen this season which can imply the Mexican is lastly happier along with his package deal. The Pink Bull star secured pole on the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, arguably one of many calendar’s hardest circuits.

The Mexican was additionally in a position to safe second in Imola, Pink Bull’s first one-two end for six years.


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