Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc starts his first day as a Ferrari driver fastest overall and completing the most laps of the second day of pre-season testing.
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Daniel Ricciardo revealed on Natalie Pinkham’s podcast that he felt frustrated over last year’s driver market and the conservative driver choices that were made.
Russian driver and F2 Veteran Artem Markelov will race in Super Formula with Toyota for the 2019 season with Team LeMans.
Nico Hulkenberg believes his Renault team “have” to be ambitious to become one of F1’s front-runners, or else face another year of being unable to challenge for the podium places.
Carlos Sainz Jr. is excited to start a new chapter of his career with McLaren ahead of his first season with his team for the 2019 season.
Chinese driver Guanyu Zhou joins the Renault Sport Racing Drivers’ Academy and becomes the F1 teams’ Development driver for the 2019 season.
Daniel Ricciardo says he will take the positive memories he has from his time with Red Bull to his new employers at Renault as he will need everything he has in order to beat his new team-mate Nico Hülkenberg.
Nico Hulkenberg believes he will need to step up his game in 2019 to beat new team-mate Daniel Ricciardo.
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The 2018 season was Renault’s best year since their return as a team in 2016, but the future could be bright with a star joining the squad for 2019.
Renault Sport Academy Director Mia Sharizman says that the programme is hitting the targets required to promote a driver to the full Formula 1 squad by 2021.
Cyril Abiteboul admit he will not miss the ‘powerful’ and ‘controlling’ communications that came from Red Bull in the final years during of their partnership with the Milton Keynes-based team.
Max Verstappen says he won’t miss Daniel Ricciardo as his team-mate and is convinced that he left the team at the wrong team, just as Honda join the Red Bull team.
Daniel Ricciardo believes Max Verstappen has the potential to be a great in the sport, if the car is suitable to him to deliver a charge at the front.
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