“I nonetheless went off the monitor”- Daniel Ricciardo shares his expertise at Nurburgring whereas driving a Fiat Punto.
System 1 is about to return at Nurburgring this weekend after seven lengthy years. Nevertheless, solely a fraction of the paddock has ever raced on this monitor earlier than.
Daniel Ricciardo is considered one of them and he was in Toro Rosso again when the final race occurred right here. Nevertheless, the Australian driver has one other expertise to share from Nurburgring.
However the distinction on this go to was that Ricciardo was driving a Fiat Punto that he apparently took off the monitor and virtually hit the boundaries.
“Consider it or not I nonetheless went off the monitor. It was a bit blind, left uphill, and I wasn’t ready, went over the kerb and the grass. Thankfully prevented the boundaries.” mentioned Ricciardo.
Daniel Ricciardo has beforehand pushed the Nurburgring Nordschleife – in a Fiat Punto.
“Consider it or not I nonetheless went off the monitor. It was a bit blind, left uphill, and I wasn’t ready, went over the kerb and the grass. Thankfully prevented the boundaries.”
— Phillip Horton (@PHortonF1)
The unpredictable Nurburgring
however thrill generally might be harmful, because it additionally witnessed Niki Lauda’s crash in 1976.
However the monitor was later redesigned to adapt to the fashionable calls for of the sport and was re-launched in 1984, even after then the monitor has the flexibility to offer top-of-the-line spectacles of the season.
If so, then we possibly it wouldn’t improper to anticipate Mercedes faltering right here, because the reigning champions of F1 haven’t examined the success over, as they at present received used to at different venues.
The race after seven lengthy years at this venue is meant to be thrilling.