Daniel Ricciardo had 'no answer' for Alex Albon

A first Renault podium continues to elude Daniel Ricciardo after having “no answer” to Alex Albon’s pace at the Tuscan Grand Prix. After the second race restart Ricciardo was able to pass the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas to make it into P2, but Bottas soon reclaimed that position on lap

Ricciardo: 'Our necks are going to want to fly off'

The F1 drivers will feel the strain at Mugello with Daniel Ricciardo saying “necks are going to want to fly off” through the direction changes. This weekend Formula 1 is racing at the Mugello circuit for the very first time. The Ferrari track is playing host to the Tuscan Grand

Daniel Ricciardo: Finding 'sweet spot' has boosted Renault

Daniel Ricciardo thinks finding a set-up “sweet spot” has been a major factor in Renault’s improvement that is taking them towards the F1 podium. At the Belgian Grand Prix, Renault put together a complete race weekend for the first time this year with Ricciardo ending all three days in the

Ricciardo: Abiteboul should be ‘nervous’ over tattoo bet

Daniel Ricciardo says his Renault Formula 1 boss Cyril Abiteboul should now be “pretty nervous” about losing a bet they have on getting tattoos. The pair have agreed to get matching tattoos if Ricciardo finishes on the podium for Renault before he leaves the team at the end of this

Daniel Ricciardo offered same tattoo bet to Helmut Marko

Not content enough with the possibility of his current boss getting a tattoo, Daniel Ricciardo also offered his ex-boss Helmut Marko the same opportunity. Renault are still awaiting a return to the podium since making their comeback to Formula 1 as a fully-fledged works outfit and, as Ricciardo looks to

Raikkonen, Ricciardo expect Vettel to bounce back at Ferrari

Kimi Raikkonen and Daniel Riccardo are expecting their former teammate Sebastian Vettel to bounce back after a tough start to the 2020 Formula 1 season with Ferrari. During the coronavirus break Vettel was told by Ferrari his contract will not be renewed for 2021 as the Italian squad moved to

Daniel Ricciardo targeting Nico Hulkenberg in quest for 'shoey'

Daniel Ricciardo is targeting Renault’s first F1 podium finish since 2011 at the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix – with his sights trained on Nico Hulkenberg. Outside of the dominant Mercedes duo who locked out the front row of the grid at Silverstone, P3 was anyone’s with Red Bull failing to

Ricciardo to raise Grosjean’s moves in drivers’ briefing

Daniel Ricciardo will raise Romain Grosjean’s aggressive defensive moves during the British Grand Prix at the next Formula 1 drivers’ briefing on Friday. The stewards noted two separate incidents during Sunday’s race where Grosjean appeared to move under braking while trying to defend position from Carlos Sainz and Renault driver

Daniel Ricciardo on Merc pace: Don't be bitter, be better

Seemingly racing towards a seventh successive double, Daniel Ricciardo says rivals shouldn’t be “bitter” about Mercedes’ dominance and rather use as “fuel” to do better. After three races of the 2020 season it already looks as if Mercedes are on course for a seventh consecutive championship double, having dominated F1

Daniel Ricciardo: Renault are faster than Ferrari | Planet F1

Daniel Ricciardo thinks his Renault team are quicker than Ferrari at present – despite not having finished higher than P8 so far this year. Ferrari were on the podium through runner-up Charles Leclerc at the opening Austrian Grand Prix, in which Esteban Ocon was eighth for Renault as Ricciardo retired.