Daniel Ricciardo insists he does not regret leaving Red Bull for Renault even though it is a step down into the midfield battle, as his former team aren’t close to winning the title anyway.
Before the 2019 season, the Australian surprised everyone when he decided to leave Red Bull after a 10-year association to join Renault, who are not one of the elite top three teams in F1. Ricciardo felt that he was being viewed as the secondary driver to Max Verstappen, who claimed Red Bull’s first win of the season in Austria two weeks ago.
For Ricciardo, he isn’t questioning his decision to move.
“No. Honestly, no regrets. By that time last year, Red Bull had three wins. That was the first,” he said of the Bulls’ win in Austria.
“Obviously I’m further back at the moment, absolutely, but I expected this and if I stayed at Red Bull it was to win a title.
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