Daniel Ricciardo was left rueing a first lap mistake after a dismal home grand prix for Red Bull Racing in Austria. Ricciardo, who started fifth on the grid, after out-qualifying his Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel for the fifth time this season on Saturday, lost out badly off the start-line, dropping down to tenth after he was forced out wide at turn one on the opening lap.
“It was frustrating – it's never nice going backwards on the first lap,” said Ricciardo of the incident.
“Off the line it was actually one of our better starts. I basically tried to hang around the outside and it was the wrong thing to do as if you get on the other side of that sausage kerb, you just...
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