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Ricciardo beats Vettel in straight fight in Bahrain

April 6th, 2014 (F1Plus / Chris Cameron-Dow) - Daniel Ricciardo might be just what Formula One fans have been waiting for - a team-mate who can challenge Sebastian Vettel on a consistent basis. He challenged, and beat, the four-time World Champion in the Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix, finishing fourth to Vettel's sixth despite starting behind Vettel on the grid. The weekend was generally smoother for Ricciardo than Vettel. The reigning World Champion spun out of the third practice session, which cost him some preparation time for qualifying. Vettel then had a down-shifting problem in qualifying that prevented him from proceeding to Q3, while Ricciardo ended up third fastest in the final part...
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