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Perez for 2022?
Discussion started by Ozzy Osbone , 08 August, 2020 11:25
Perez for 2022?
Ozzy Osbone 08 August, 2020 11:25
If RP dump him, he would be a major asset to our team. Comes with money too. Should we be talking to him now?

Re: Perez for 2022?
Anderis 08 August, 2020 11:50
We should be talking to him but I'm not sure it anything comes out of that. Too many questions arise:
- where will Perez land at for 2021? What if it's a multi-year deal?
- how to convince him we'll be anything but a useless backmarker in 2022?
- what other options will he have? Nobody will commit 2 years in advance to by far the weakest team of last few years if he has any reasonable options
- what about Russell? Will he move on after 2021? Would you choose Perez over Russell?
- what about Latifi? Will Williams be able to afford to drop him and his financial backing? Or maybe he'll develop into a driver that is good enough not to drop him?

In the end, I don't think it's going to happen. A combination of circumstances would need to occur to make it possible.

Re: Perez for 2022?
williams4284 08 August, 2020 13:30
I d get Perez over Russel for next year. Hope George proves me wrong but to date he did nothing extraordinary for us.

Re: Perez for 2022?
AlanJones 08 August, 2020 14:51
Sideline Latifi in good conjunction with dad. Get Perez for the team and line up Latifi when George leaves.




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Re: Perez for 2022?
Stu69 08 August, 2020 20:15
Quote:
Ozzy Osbone
If RP dump him, he would be a major asset to our team. Comes with money too. Should we be talking to him now?

I can’t see NL going anywhere else! Daddy pays the bills and will probably be the new major shareholder / owner. We need to keep GR at all cost really. That equals no room for SP.

Re: Perez for 2022?
rpaloschi 08 August, 2020 21:08
George will be at Merc anyway. I would gladly pick Perez skill AND his money

Re: Perez for 2022?
Andrew Hooper 09 August, 2020 05:02
Would have to agree. Skill and money good combination.

Re: Perez for 2022?
Gunk 09 August, 2020 12:06
I seem to remember Perez was approached and declined before . . . when we were in better form. He will get a ride at Haas or Alpha Thing no problem. But if Force India dump him for Seb I think they're crackers.


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