News Details

Ricciardo surprised by Red Bull struggles

Daniel Ricciardo says he was surprised Red Bull struggled so much during qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix. Although Ricciardo qualified fifth – his target after Friday practice – he faced a fight to get in to Q3 and team-mate Sebastian Vettel dropped out in the second part of qualifying. Reflecting on the tough afternoon, Ricciardo conceded that a number of Red Bull's rivals appear to have made more progress since Canada. “We're a bit surprised,” Ricciardo said. “We didn't expect to be fighting that hard to try and get top five, let alone to make it through to Q3. I'm not really sure why … credit to the other teams, they've obviously found some pace and the second and...
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ricciardo: More in our pockets

Daniel Ricciardo says Red Bull Racing still has 'a bit in its pockets'...
2y ago from Crash.net

Red Bull can be best behind Mercedes - Ricciardo

Getty Images Enlarge Daniel Ricciardo is confident Red Bull can...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Austrian Grand Prix: Drivers press conference

FIA hosted drivers' press conference in Austria Full transcript from the...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ricciardo eyes 'home' race edge

Daniel Ricciardo is optimistic he will be able to challenge Mercedes at...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Espargaro: "I'm far from the level I should be...

Aleix Espargaro has said he is not "at all" pleased with his...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Cecchinello ‘We needed that finish’

LCR Honda team boss Lucio Cecchinello admitted to MCN after last...
12h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Video: Go for a multicamera Red Bull Ring lap with...

Estrella Galicia’s Jack Miller takes you for a multicamera lap of the...
9h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Schmidt Peterson files lawsuit against Enerson

RC Enerson, due to make his IndyCar debut with Dale Coyne Racing this...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: 'I enjoy downforce cars more' - Frijns

Robin Frijns gave his Andretti Autosport team plenty to think about after...
4h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Schmidt sues Enerson’s father

Team owner Sam Schmidt has sued Neil Enerson, the father of his former...
3h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar wants Surfers Paradise but in February, says...

The Verizon IndyCar Series will not share the Surfers Paradise venue with...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Finland countdown: the route

The same. But better.
5h ago from WRC.com

Hyundai solves Sordo crash cause

Nandan confident suspension issue is sorted
5h ago from WRC.com

OlsbergsMSE won't field GRC-spec Honda Civic in Canada...

Swedish World Rallycross team OlsbergsMSE will not field its Honda Civic...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Aravind relieved to complete Baja Aragon in first...

Aravind KP says he is pleased to have finished the Baja Aragon rally in...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal youngster ready to step up and solve Arsene...

GETTY Chuba Akpom hoping to break into Arsenal's first-team this season...
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Per Mertesacker set for 5 months out after knee injury...

Per Mertesacker is set for a big spell on the sidelines with reports...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Video: Arsenal Euro 2016 Goals & Assists

Arsenal FC – All EURO 2016 Goals & Assists from Arsenal Editor.
6h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton "not an easy teammate", says Alonso

Rosberg lost the championship lead to Hamilton in... Read More »
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Sainz: McLaren's rate of development "worrying"

Sainz finished eighth in Hungary, a place behind... Read More »
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Kvyat set for Red Bull Racing split

Red Bull does not intend to renew its contract... Read More »
13h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.