The last seasons of Daniel Ricciardo They were not the ones that he had been scoring in the team Red bull. Although he did not have a car as competitive as the one in previous years, the Australian wanted to hit the ground running with his arrival in Renault. However, he had some outstanding results, although in two years, he only achieved two podiums, leaving for a new team. In his words, Ricciardo wants to be one of the candidates and surprise in 2021.
No one doubts the talent Daniel Ricciardo has shown in recent seasons. Number 3 was the only one who could fight Max verstappen on your stay at Red Bull. While the Dutchman was superior, there were several moments when he did not feel comfortable with the Australian by his side. That was one of the main reasons for Ricciardo to make the decision to go to McLaren.
After several years in the shadow of the great figures, Ricciardo believes that he can achieve the great goal of his sports career: to be Champion of the Formula 1. The seven-time grand prix winner was blunt in an interview with a media outlet in his country, the ‘Sydney Morning Herald’. In his words, the arrival at McLaren is a ‘great opportunity’ to be Champion.
“I think this is my best chance to achieve what I have said from the beginning is the goal,” began Ricciardo declaring. «I never wanted to get to Formula 1 just to get to Formula 1; I wanted to be a world champion and I still do. McLaren, with the way they are progressing, is the best opportunity for me to be able to do that, maybe the best opportunity I have ever had, “he added.
Your going from Renault
Renault’s departure to McLaren was a complete surprise to the motoring world. However, it was understood later with the arrival of Fernando Alonso to the French team. “Telling the team that I was leaving before we had a race was difficult. It was not easy. But this is a sport where you have to take care of yourself. I felt that McLaren was going to give me a better chance, as simple as that, “said the Australian.
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