We talked to Red Bull Solution 1 driver Sergio Perez after he had the possibility to contend in the last occasion of Red Bull Homestretch.
To top off this year’s Red Bull Homestretch, Red Bull Formula 1 chauffeur Sergio Perez had the possibility to compete on Tuesday, June 10. He was individuals’s Selection group captain prior to a crazy turn of occasions led him to hand off the title to Scott Rate, that changed him for the remainder of the race.
This step led Perez’s group, the Blue Team, to success. Racing The Blue Team also included Winter season X Games gold medalist Zeb Powell, Orlando Magic point guard Cole Anthony, vocalist, songwriter as well as TikTok personality Jaden Hossler, as well as star, model and health and fitness entrepreneur Matthew Noszka.
Red Bull is such a significant brand name involved in a lot of various fun things and also Red Bull Homestretch was one of them that they invited me to participate in,” Perez told Beyond the Flag.
” I am not big into video gaming, specifically with family life outside of F1, but the opportunity to race online with chauffeurs from other techniques as well as also individuals that do not race skillfully was truly enjoyable as well as it had a great environment.”
Both AlphaTauri chauffeurs, Pierre Gasly as well as newbie Yuki Tsunoda, contended in Red Bull Homestretch before Perez obtained his turn, though he really did not get the opportunity to get in touch with either driver for advice ahead of his very own look.
We invest so much time travelling throughout the season that outside of F1 I think us drivers all attempt and switch off and focus on domesticity so I really did not obtain opportunity to talk with Pierre as well as Yuki regarding it, but I saw they did actually well and likewise had a great deal of enjoyable in the last Red Bull Homestretch, which is partly why I was looking forward to getting entailed myself,” he stated.
With live action, including live Formula 1 racing, shut down for numerous months in 2014, the popularity of online auto racing increased among chauffeurs from specialist auto racing series as well as fans of those collection all over the world. However, Perez really did not truly obtain the opportunity to participate in a lots of it.
” I was so busy concentrating on F1 and likewise attempting to complete my prepare for this season with Red Bull that I didn’t truly get a chance for much video gaming, yet ideally this Christmas is a quieter period for me and also I obtain time to take pleasure in these points,” he said.
Though he doesn’t actually have the time to get involved in online Racing right now, he is also intending to get an increasing number of entailed as his youngsters grow older and also they can play with each other.
” Currently, not so much,” he continued. “However I make certain as soon as my children are a bit older we will certainly play a lot more games at home with each other. The only time I spend driving when I’m not at the racetrack is when I’m on the simulator training back at the Group’s manufacturing facility.