Reflecting on recent races, Perez said: "It has been a bit up and down. I spoke to Charlie [Whiting] after my accident in Abu Dhabi and he agrees it was not my fault.
"I still think if I had my chance again I would keep doing the same, because I did the right thing there to try and get past [Paul] di Resta. Otherwise I would spend the whole race behind him.
"Maybe I did the mistake when I tried to overtake Hamilton [in Japan], but I think in some races I have put the car in a much better position than we thought.
"So I feel I am doing a good job but, for some reason, we don't manage to get the final result. I am happy though and I will keep giving my team 100 per cent.
"It would be unfair for my team if I signed a contract and then didn't keep pushing until the last lap of the season."
McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has fielded a host of questions about Perez's suitability for McLaren in recent weeks, but he insists the partnership can work.
Speaking after another point-less outing for Perez in America, Whitmarsh said: "He has a lot to learn and we have got a hard winter ahead of us with him. But I am looking forward to working with him next year."
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