Pastor Maldonado plays down the collision with Sergio Perez for British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Venezuelan says that is race incident.
Maldonado and Perez seventh and ninth in the first spell, they are takes first pi-stop on lap 11 after the pit they are collided at Brooklands on their out-laps.
Perez was frustrated following the incident and start on a scornful attack on the Venezuelan and saying “he doesn’t respect other drivers” and urged the stewards “to do something” before someone gets hurt.
“It was very disappointing moment,” Maldonado told BBC Sport.
“The race was going good for us, we had good strategy. In that moment I was coming out of the pit with cold tyres.
“I was on the inside of the corner, so it was mine, Sergio was outside trying to take the position from me. I tried to defend and lost the rear of the car and we bumped tyres. It was disappointing.
“It was an unlucky race for me and that is it. Sergio can say what he wants. We are racing, we are trying to do our best. I was trying to defend, he was trying to gain and this is racing.”
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