Ricciardo Wins Monaco Grand Prix In Dominating Fashion

Nearing the midway mark of Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix, Daniel Ricciardo thought his No. 3 Red Bull Racing entry was losing power. It ended up being a false alarm. The Aussie would easily cruise to his seventh career Formula One victory on Sunday en route to a historic win in Monte Carlo. Ricciardo, led every practice session, started on the pole and led all 78 laps in a dominating race weekend. The last driver to do that was Lewis Hamilton in the United States Grand Prix last year. The win…

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Ricciardo Driver To Beat In Monaco Grand Prix, Earns Pole For Sunday’s Race, But Hamilton Has Trends On His Side

Its been a perfect weekend thus far for Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo. He was fastest in both practice sessions on Thursday then followed that up with being P1 in Saturday’s third Formula One practice session on the Monte Carlo street circuit. In qualifying, he couldn’t be touched, as Ricciardo broke the track record en route to his second career pole award. Ironically enough, both of his F1 poles have come in Monaco. Ricciardo, circled the famous street course with a time of 1:10.810-seconds. The only thing going against Ricciardo this…

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5 Favorites For Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix (8 a.m. ET/ESPN 2)

This has been a wild 2018 Formula One season. Through three races, Mercedes has yet to win. Now, we head to the second ever Azerbaijan Grand Prix (8 a.m. ET/ESPN 2) this weekend, which could create even more unknowns for Sunday’s race. Last year, we saw a wild race. The podium was Daniel Ricciardo, Valtteri Bottas and Lance Stroll. Will this year’s race be even crazier?

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Can Red Bull Land Victory In Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Two weeks ago, Red Bull shocked the Formula One community by showing their pace in a win in the Heineken Chinese Grand Prix. Daniel Ricciardo had a horrible preliminary weekend in two practice sessions and even qualifying. But, he overcame that by having the pace to not only beat the Mercedes duo, but the Ferrari ones too. Ricciardo, won the race itself. No one, and I mean no one, saw that coming. 

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Key Caution, Aid In Ricciardo Stealing Chinese Grand Prix Victory

What a fluky day it was on Sunday in China. Nothing against Daniel Ricciardo, but this was one of his finest drives in his Formula One career. But, in order to do so, it took some major luck. No one, and I mean no one, had Ricciardo taking his No. 3 Red Bull Renault to victory in this weekend’s Heineken Chinese Grand Prix. I mean, if you did, you may need your head examined. That’s not a shot to Ricciardo either. It’s just the truth. 

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Daniel Ricciardo Having a Frustrating Weekend So Far In His Home Country of Australia

Daniel Ricciardo enters the 2018 Formula One season in a contract year. Everywhere he goes he’s going to have to answer on what his plans will be for 2019. Will he remain with Red Bull Racing or leave for Ferrari? What about another team? But, he’d like to put those distractions away in the season opener as the Rolex Australian Grand Prix (1 a.m. ET/ESPN 2) is special to him. It’s his home country track after all. But, Ricciardo has had some bad luck in the race. He’s never finished…

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Ricciardo Enters Japan Hot, but Has Struggled at Suzuka Over His Career

There’s no doubt that the Mercedes drivers will obviously be the ones to beat this weekend in Japan, but if they slip up, Daniel Ricciardo will be there waiting again to pounce. Ricciardo, enters this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix on a hot streak as he has two straight top two finishes including a victory last weekend in Malaysia. In fact, Ricciardo has four top two’s in his last five Formula One starts this season and eight straight top five finishes. To that stat alone means Ricciardo and his No. 3…

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Daniel Ricciardo Earns Victory in Malaysia for 1-2 Red Bull Finish

Mercedes’ failures was Red Bull Racing’s gain on Sunday, as Lewis Hamilton blew an engine near the midway mark and Nico Rosberg was involved in an early race fracas with Kimi Raikkonen allowing both Red Bull cars to capitalize and earn a 1-2 finish in the Malaysia Grand Prix. Daniel Ricciardo won his first race in over two years as the emotional driver dedicated his victory to Jules Bianchi. Ricciardo, inherited the lead when his teammate Max Verstappen pitted and Hamilton had his fiery misfortune. But, he will take the…

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Lewis Hamilton Earns Formula 1 Pole in Malaysia

No one was going to get in Lewis Hamilton’s way of the pole for Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix, as the Mercedes drive turned a lap of 1:32.850-seconds in his No. 44 entry on Saturday en route to the top starting spot tomorrow. Hamilton, is trying to get back in the championship lead after seeing his teammate Nico Rosberg reach the top step of the podium the last three races. Rosberg, will start second in his No. 6 Mercedes as the German turned a lap of 1:33.264-seconds.

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Rosberg Capitalizes In Spa Win on Sunday

Entering this weekend, we all knew that Nico Rosberg would be able to close the gap in the Formula One championship standings. His teammate and driver he’s chasing for this year’s title suffered enough grid penalties leading up to this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix, that he would have to start last among the 22 car field on Sunday. Rosberg, needed to gain max points and hope Hamilton would be relegated to a bad finish as a result of engine upgrades and changes. Well, the German did just that as he…

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