"Awesome" Istanbul will promote 'good racing and overtaking' - Ricciardo
Daniel Ricciardo has predicted the "awesome" Istanbul Park will promote "good racing" as the Australian seeks to build on two podiums from the past three races.
Having made his FP1 debut at the 2011 Australian Grand Prix, Ricciardo backed this up by putting in a strong performance in wet conditions in Turkey to set the eighth fastest time in only his second F1 outing.
While other unexpected additions to the calendar such as Mugello, Portimão and Imola presented minimal passing opportunities, Ricciardo believes there will be no lack of action in Turkey.
"I think it will provide good racing as overtaking should be more straightforward [than Imola]," said Ricciardo.
"I think it’s a pretty complete circuit, so I’m certainly looking forward to that.
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