Last weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix continues to be talked about. The controversial end of the race and the tight result, left the fans wanting more. However, the protagonists of the weekend’s duel continue to talk about what happened in the Sakhir circuit between Lewis hamilton and Max verstappen. This time, Helmut Marko, sports advisor to Red bull, highlighted the work of his rival: «It was impeccable«, He assured.
All the experts are talking about the rivalry that was presented last weekend. From the pilots involved, to Nelson Piquet they comment on the spectacular first race of the season. This duel can present a season that can remain in the memory of fans of the Formula 1as it may be the beginning of the end of Hamilton’s reign.
However, the beginning of the year was again for Hamilton. The Briton showed that despite not having the best car on the grid, as Red Bull was one step ahead in terms of performance, he can win anyway. This was highlighted by Red Bull Senior Advisor Helmut Marko speaking to Sport 24 Auto after this weekend’s race.
Marko made a strong self-criticism after losing the victory of the Bahrain Grand Prix last weekend and assured that the team and Max Verstappen have to “learn from mistakes”. “If you want to beat Mercedes you have to be perfect,” added Helmut Marko on what’s to come for the 2021 season in Formula 1.
Verstappen, Hamilton and Pérez
On the other hand, the Austrian pointed out that his new driver, Sergio Pérez, had an exceptional day and could have been fighting upstairs. “You have to admit that Hamilton was impeccable. He and Max are great. Pérez, if he had made a good classification, would have been in the duel. The others are too far behind, ”Marko said.