Daniel Ricciardo
May 27

Horner admits Montreal will be challenge despite team’s progress

Red Bull Racing's team principal Christian Horner looks on in the pits of the Monaco street circuit during the second practice session of the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix in Monte Carlo on May 22, 2014. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER KLEIN        (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

’s team principal looks on in the pits during the second practice session for the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix. (Photo: Alexander Klein/Getty Images)

Christian Horner says that Red Bull is making progress in its pursuit of Mercedes – but says much still depends on what Renault can do.

At a track where the emphasis switched from the power unit to the chassis, finished a strong third in Monaco while teammate suffered a disappointing turbo failure.

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May 25

F1: Ricciardo chases Hamilton to impressive podium in Monaco

Daniel Ricciardo celebrates on the podium in Monte Carlo, Monaco on Sunday 25 May 2014. (Photo: Andy Hone/LAT Photographic)

celebrates on the podium in Monte Carlo, Monaco on Sunday 25 May 2014. (Photo: Andy Hone/LAT Photographic)

Daniel Ricciardo impressed once again with a superb third place in Monaco, on a day when teammate was an early retirement.

The Australian caught in the closing laps, and chased him across the line. He’s now finished fourth, fourth, third and third in the past four races.

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May 25

F1: Rosberg Takes Second Straight Monaco GP Win

Nico Rosberg raced to his second victory of the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

raced to his second victory of the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Rosberg won the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to take the overall championship lead from his teammate , who came second to give Mercedes a fifth straight 1-2 finish.

The German driver clinched his second victory of the season and fifth of his career, making a strong start and holding off Hamilton to repeat his maiden GP win from pole here in Monaco last year.

“The pressure was on all the way but I kept it cool and was able to win,” said Rosberg, who celebrated by hugging his team engineers.

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May 24

F1: Ricciardo Third But Disappointed With Lap

Daniel Ricciardo qualified third for the Monaco Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

qualified third for the Monaco Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Daniel Ricciardo will start the from third position after beating teammate again – and yet the Red Bull driver insisted that he was disappointed by his performance.

Third also gives him at least some chance of beating into Ste Devote, from the more favorable side of the track.

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May 24

F1: Rosberg Takes Pole For Monaco Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg captured his second pole position of the season. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

captured his second pole position of the season. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Nico Rosberg took pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix ahead of on Saturday after making a late error that left his Mercedes teammate visibly irate at missing out on a shot at qualifying in first place.

With Rosberg holding the best time, the Mercedes pair went out for one final qualifying lap with less than a minute remaining in the session, but the German lost control coming out of the Mirabeau turn, sliding down an escape road. After Rosberg backed out onto the circuit, a yellow flag came up — meaning the session was over and Hamilton could not improve on his time.

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