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Ricciardo: Middle finger was ‘heat of the moment'

Daniel Ricciardo has said that the middle finger he showed to Romain Grosjean in FP2 was just something he did in the 'heat of the moment.' The Aussie, who finished the second practice session in P3 behind Sebastian Vettel and leader Lewis Hamilton, saw his first attempt at a hot lap on the ultrasofts ruined by the Haas driver who was caught idling near the start/finish straight setting up for a hot lap of his own. Ricciardo responded by giving the Frenchman the middle finger, but Grosjean claimed on team radio that he was told too late that the Red Bull car was incoming. As usual, Ricciardo eventually saw the funny side in the incident. “I had a bruised finger. I had an oversteer...
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