The youngest Aussies speedy Daniel Ricciardo secured an unexpected second on the grid in today’s Australian Grand Prix qualifying.
Following an unsatisfied winter testing, the Red Bull’s new recruit grabbed to second place on the grid, just 0.3secs behind the Pole sitter Lewis Hamilton.
The first session of qualifying s proved to be each spot as exciting as expected. During the Q2 rain made an unpredictable shoot-out, also Red Bull gets more advantage from intermediate tyres.
The local hero produced maximum with difficult condition, also he took provisional pole on his final lap, much to the happiness of his home crowd, only for Hamilton to seize it away just seconds shortly.
Toro Rosso pair performed brilliantly in Melbourne; with both drivers enter to Q3. Jean-Eric Vergne lines up sixth while Daniil Kvyat will start from eighth.
Even as unhappy news for Red Bull, reigning world champion, Sebastian Vettel failed to enter Q3 and tomorrow he will start from 13th on the grid.