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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...
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