“Sergio proved to be aggressive and quick right from the start and was able to adapt to the car in a very short space of time,” said academy chief Luca Baldisserri.
“He is very mature for his age, displaying an understanding that goes beyond the time he has spent driving single seaters.”
Perez’s best time, however, was eclipsed by the other academy member Jules Bianchi, a French GP2 driver and Ferrari’s official reserve in 2011.
Perez admitted his objective is to race for Ferrari one day.
I threw Kubica in there because he may not be too happy with (or be able to make) his current team’s recent ultimatum.