F1: Checo Pérez retakes the runner-up | Video

After his podium finish at the Mexican GP, Sergio Perez is in the second position of drivers championship and, this weekend at the Brazilian Grand Prixcould extend his lead against charles leclerc in the overall table.

Czech Perez, first Mexican to conquer the constructors championship, could get the best result of his career, a runner-up, after 11 years competing in Formula 1. To do this, he will have to maintain the advantage he got in the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez about the pilot Ferrari, Leclerc.

the partner of Perez and current two-time world champion, Max Verstappen, has 416 points; in second place is the Mexican Checo, with 280 units; the third place is from Monegasque, Leclerc, with only five points less; the british of Mercedes AMG George Russell occupies the fourth position with 231; and English Lewis Hamilton, also of Mercedes, He is fifth in the general classification with 216 units.

Czech surpassed Leclerc in the general table after his circuit podium Iztacalco; the Monegasque pilot had clung to the runner-up position for several dates but the man from Guadalajara was able to overcome it with the support of his people.

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On the other hand, in the constructors’ championship Red Bull it is already champion and accumulate 696 points, ferrari adds 487 units in second place, Mercedes-AMG is in third position with 447 and, far away, in fourth place is Alpine with 153.