Sergio Pérez Mendoza

Sergio Pérez Mendoza, also known as Checo Pérez, is a Mexican Formula 1 driver who has achieved significant successes in his career. Born on January 26, 1990 in Guadalajara, Mexico, Pérez began racing at a young age and quickly made progress in the world of motorsports.

His big opportunity in Formula 1 came in 2011, when he became a Sauber driver. Pérez quickly attracted attention with his impressive performances, achieving his first podium in the Malaysian Grand Prix in 2012. This success opened the door for him to become a McLaren driver in 2013, but he then spent a few less competitive years before to join Racing Point, now Aston Martin, in 2021.

Pérez is known for his aggressive driving style and his ability to conserve tires during races, which has allowed him to achieve notable results in difficult conditions. In 2021, in his second race with Red Bull Racing, Pérez took his first Formula 1 victory at the Sakhir Grand Prix, proving he has the speed and determination needed to compete at the front of the field.

In addition to his achievements on the track, Pérez is also an important figure in Mexico, where he has become a national icon. He is a source of inspiration for young Mexican drivers who aim to follow in his footsteps and achieve success in the world of motorsport.