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Australian Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo frustrated at missing out on top 10 grid slot

The former Red Bull driver will line up 12th, alongside German team-mate Nico Hulkenberg in 11th, on the sixth row for the Formula One season-opener in Melbourne.

Mar 17, 2019, 07:43 AM IST

Robert Kubica under pressure ahead of Formula One race after 8 years

By any measure, Williams have had a chaotic preparation for the season-opener, with technical director Paddy Lowe taking "a leave of absence" after they failed to finish their new car in time for the start of testing in Barcelona and turned up two days late.

Mar 14, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Daniel Ricciardo joins Renault F1 team on a two-year deal

Former champions Renault are the best of the rest and had a vacancy, with Spaniard Carlos Sainz there on loan from Red Bull alongside Germany’s Nico Hulkenberg.

Aug 03, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

Motor Racing: Red Bull F1 team to use Honda engines from next season

Red Bull`s decision to switch to the Japanese manufacturer means their two teams now have exclusive use of Honda engines but could complicate efforts to retain Australian Daniel Ricciardo.

Jun 19, 2018, 15:25 PM IST

Motor racing: Renault warn Red Bull time expiring on engine decision

 Renault have warned Red Bull that they are running out of time to take up the French manufacturer`s offer of a Formula One engine for next season and cannot wait until next month`s Austrian Grand

Jun 11, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

Formula One: Max Verstappen answers critics by topping Montreal practice

Under-fire Dutchman Max Verstappen delivered a perfect riposte to his critics when he topped the times in both practice sessions for this weekend's Formula One Canadian Grand Prix.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:11 AM IST

Motor Racing: Only natural for Max Verstappen to question himself: Adrian Newey

 Max Verstappen may sometimes appear impervious to criticism but Red Bull technical head Adrian Newey says Formula One`s youngest race winner has been doing some soul-searching as the mistakes mount up.

Jun 05, 2018, 15:53 PM IST

Daniel Ricciardo takes tense Monaco win on Red Bull's 250th

Daniel Ricciardo brought back memories of Formula One great Michael Schumacher in his prime on Sunday as the Australian nursed a wounded Red Bull to Monaco Grand Prix victory in the team's 250th race.

May 28, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Daniel Ricciardo romps to Monaco GP pole, crash woe for Max Verstappen

Daniel Ricciardo took pole position for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix with another sensational record-breaking performance for Red Bull in a dramatic qualifying on Saturday.

May 27, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

Max Verstappen crashes in final Monaco practice

Max Verstappen crashed his Red Bull in final practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday while team mate Daniel Ricciardo smashed the lap record for the third session in a row.

May 26, 2018, 20:36 PM IST

Spanish Grand Prix, 2nd Practice: Lewis Hamilton on top with Red Bull close behind

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton returned to the top of the timesheets in second Spanish Grand Prix practice on Friday, with the charging Red Bulls of Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen hot on his heels.

May 11, 2018, 22:20 PM IST

Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo loathe to keep biting lip after surgery

Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo has never been known for 'biting his lip' when it comes to expressing his opinion, but one of the few times he did he ended up having minor surgery.

Apr 27, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

Daniel Ricciardo wants a two-year deal because of F1 uncertainty

Daniel Ricciardo says he does not want his next Formula One contract to tie him down for the next four years due to the uncertainty over the sport’s future and instead wants to sign a two-year deal.

Apr 18, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Ricciardo storms to sensational Chinese Grand Prix victory

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo won a sensational Chinese Grand Prix in thrilling style on Sunday when he stormed through the field from sixth place after taking on fresh tyres under a safety car. The Australian, who only made it into qualifying with seconds to spare after his blown engine had to be rebuilt, took the lead with just 10 laps to go in Shanghai when he charged past race leader Valtteri Bottas, who finished second in a Mercedes. Kimi Raikkonen was third for Ferrari.

Apr 15, 2018, 14:44 PM IST

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo wins Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes` reigning Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton finished fifth on track but moved up to fourth after a 10-second penalty was applied to Red Bull`s Max Verstappen for causing a collision with Vettel.

Apr 15, 2018, 13:44 PM IST

Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo's grid penalty for red flag infringement

Australia`s Daniel Ricciardo received a three-place grid penalty at his home Formula One race for driving too fast under red flag conditions during practice in Melbourne on Friday.

Mar 23, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo hopeful of ending Australia curse

Red Bull were buoyed by pre-season testing and Mercedes` four-times champion Lewis Hamilton has tipped them as possibly the team to beat. It`s a refreshing feeling for 28-year-old Ricciardo, whose pride at flying the flag for Australian racing at his home track has been spiked with anxiety over his car`s reliability in the last three years.

Mar 22, 2018, 13:51 PM IST

Opportunity knocks for Daniel Ricciardo in new F1 season

Daniel Ricciardo faces a pivotal year in his Formula One career with expectations of a much-improved Red Bull performance and mounting speculation over where he will drive next season.

Mar 21, 2018, 15:31 PM IST

Formula One: Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo fastest in testing but Fernando Alonso loses a wheel of his McLaren

Ricciardo completed 103 laps of Barcelona`s Circuit de Catalunya, the only driver to break into three figures on a day that started sunny but ended with rain and plunging temperatures. Alonso provided the early headlines, returning to his home track with a smile a year on from a testing nightmare with Honda engines and becoming the immediate focus when his car`s right rear wheel came off.

Feb 27, 2018, 09:12 AM IST

Red Bull launch new F1 car with temporary livery

Red Bull became the first of Formula One`s top three teams to lift the covers off their new-look car on Monday, a week before pre-season testing starts in Spain, but kept some secrets under wraps.

Feb 19, 2018, 16:33 PM IST