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Ricciardo and staying at weight: 'Fortunately, I love my vegetables'

Every unnecessary kilo is extra ballast, which makes a Formula 1 car slower. Therefore, it is very important that the driver is as well trained as possible. Striking out in a good restaurant or pub is not an option for the drivers during the season. Lots of time Daniel Ricciardo is also aware of the need to gain as little weight as possible. The McLaren Australian therefore confirms to be on a diet throughout the season. "Every extra bit of weight we carry can be detrimental to our lap time," Ricciardo tells GQ Sports. "Ten kilos added means you're about 0.3, 0.4 seconds slower per lap. In racing terms, that's a lot. " For some people, living a healthy lifestyle is a...
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