Daniel Ricciardo clinches third at Austrian Grand Prix

Aussie F1 driver, Daniel Ricciardo managed another podium finish and celebrated in true Australian style, with a champagne “shoey”.

Normally an aggressive and assertive driver, he showed plenty of defensive skills to defend third place from Lewis Hamilton.

The Englishmen was hot on the heels of Ricciardo for the last two laps of the race, but had to settle for fourth.


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Lewis’ Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas won the event.

In a tight race, Boattas held off Ferrai’s Sebastian Vettel to clinch the win for the German manufactures.

Vettel, who leads the championship, thought he just missed out on the win in Austria.

“I think I needed one more lap because Bottas was really struggling to get up the hill,” Vettel said.