Daniel Ricciardo was "pleased" after following up his Red Bull Racing signing with a strong showing and more points in Italy.
While in the past some drivers, most recently Sergio Perez, have been handed a dream promotion only to flounder in the wake of the announcement, Ricciardo rose to the challenge at Monza.
The Aussie, who on Monday was confirmed by Red Bull for next season, brought his Toro Rosso home in seventh place on Sunday, netting seven points.
And his points-haul even elevated the 24-year-old ahead of his team-mate Jean-Eric Vergne in the Drivers' Championship.
"I am pleased with that!" he said of his Italian GP. "After qualifying well yesterday, it was...
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