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Daniel Ricciardo

Daniel Ricciardo Daniel Ricciardo
Team Red Bull Racing
Nationality Australian
Podiums 8
Points 268
Grands Prix entered 69
World Championships 0
Highest race finish 1 (x3)
Highest grid position 2 (x2)
Date of Birth 01/07/1989
Place of Birth Perth
Race winner Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing celebrates with Adrian Newey (GBR) Red Bull Racing Chief Technical Officer, Christian Horner (GBR) Red Bull Racing Team Principal and the team.
Formula One World Championship, Rd7, Canadian Grand Prix, Race Day, Montreal, Canada, Sunday, 8 June 2014


Exceeds all expectations by out-performing world champion team mate Vettel and scoring Red Bull's only three wins in a season dominated by Mercedes. Finishes a clear third in the standings as the leading Renault-powered driver, two places up on Vettel.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Scuderia Toro Rosso STR8.
Formula One World Championship, Rd3, Chinese Grand Prix, Practice, Shanghai, China, Friday, 12 April 2013


Displays growing speed and maturity, outclassing Toro Rosso team mate Jean-Eric Vergne to land 2014 race seat at sister team Red Bull. Makes regular Q3 appearances, with best race results two seventh places in China and Italy.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Scuderia Toro Rosso STR7.
Formula One World Championship, Rd10, German Grand Prix, Practice, Hockenheim, Germany, Friday, 20 July 2012


Ninth in Australia bodes well for rest of year, but campaign stymied as Toro Rosso's STR07 falters. Best run is a trio of point-scoring finishes in Singapore, Japan and Korea where he is able to mix it with faster cars. Retained by Toro Rosso for 2013.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing and Scuderia Rosso STR6 Test and Reserve Driver.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 8, European Grand Prix, Practice Day, Valencia, Spain, Friday, 24 June 2011


As Red Bull reserve, impresses on Fridays for Toro Rosso at first eight rounds. 'Loaned' to HRT and races from Silverstone onward, faring well against the experienced Liuzzi. Continues to compete in Formula Renault 3.5. Secures race seat at Toro Rosso for 2012.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB6. Formula One Young Driver Test, Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Wednesday 17 November 2010.


Runner-up in Formula Renault 3.5 championship with Tech 1 Racing. Takes four wins, eight podiums, eight pole positions and four fastest laps. Tests for Red Bull Formula One team.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Carlin Motorsport. British Formula Three Championship, Rd9, Portimao, Portugal, 12-13 September 2009.


Dominates British Formula Three championship, taking title with six wins, 12 podiums, six pole positions and four fastest laps. Tests for the Red Bull Formula One team.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) SG Formula Formula Renault Euro Cup, Silverstone, England. 08 June 2008


Formula Renault 2.0 WEC champion with eight wins, 11 podiums, 10 pole positions and seven fastest laps. Runner-up in Formula Renault 2.0 Euro series, with six wins, seven podiums, five pole positions and five fastest laps.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS)


Sixth overall in the Italian Formula Renault 2.0 series, scoring one podium finish.

Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Motaworld Racing Formula BMW, Rd 15 & 16, Snetterton, England 12 - 13 August 2006


Third overall in the Formula BMW Asia series for Eurasia Motorsport after two wins, 12 podiums, one pole position and three fastest laps. Fifth in the Formula BMW World series with Fortec Motorsport.