F1 news: Red Bull star Daniel Ricciardo makes huge Lewis Hamilton title claim
The Australian could only manage fifth-place in last year's championship, finishing 163 points behind the Mercedes driver.
Ricciardo and his Dutch co-star Max Verstappen have both been linked with moves that would see them partner Hamilton in 2019.
But for now, the Red Bull star is simply focusing on beating the Brit this season.
When asked if his outfit can challenge for both world championships this year, Ricciardo said: “I believe so, [as there are] not so many rule changes.
“We improved the car a lot last year so I guess on principle we should just be able to carry that over for this... read more
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