AUSTRALIA’S Daniel Riccardo has finished in third place at the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on Monday.
The Perth resident finished behind Mercedes pair Lewis Hamilton and second-place Nico Rosberg.
Hamilton got past pole-sitter Rosberg on the 24th of 56 laps to sail to his fifth straight victory and 10th for the season.
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The win now extends his lead in the championship to 24 points over Rosberg with two races left to go.
Riccardo’s teammate, Sebastian Vettel, fought from a last-place start out of pit lane to take seventh place.