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Ricciardo: I first drove at Sepang when I was 16, I drank six litres of fluid a day and still suffered

Daniel Ricciardo drives Formula BMW at Sepang in 2006 Daniel Ricciardo returns to Sepang, for the first time as a fully fledged Red Bull driver, fully aware of the challenges he faces at the forthcoming Australian Grand Prix thinaks to experience gained when he raced at the venue as a 16 year old. Speaking to The Star, Ricciardo who raced in Formula BMW Asia Series at Sepang in 2006 said, “I first drove at Sepang when I was 16. One thing you have to take into account is the heat. Until you’ve experienced the heat in the cockpit, it isn’t something you can fully appreciate, no matter what people tell you. I was drinking six litres of fluid a day and I still suffered.' Daniel...
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