Helmut Marko Faces Backlash for Controversial Remarks on Sergio Perez's Racing Abilities

Helmut Marko Faces Backlash for Controversial Remarks on Sergio Perez’s Racing Abilities

In a recent turn of events, Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko has found himself at the center of a storm of controversy due to his comments about Sergio Perez following the Italian Grand Prix. Contrary to his initial stance, Marko has now apologized for his remarks.

During an appearance on Red Bull-owned broadcaster ServusTV, Marko made statements that drew widespread criticism. He suggested that there might be a cultural reason for Sergio Perez’s struggles to keep up with Max Verstappen, despite having access to the same machinery.