Daniel Ricciardo admits he was ’embarrassed’ by pit lane horse stunt in Texas as Haas boss hands Formula One lifeline to Aussie star after McLaren axe

Daniel Ricciardo has admitted being a ‘little embarrassed’ by his latest stunt, which involved him trot into the paddock on a horseback in full cowboy gear on Thursday. ‘[We thought] it will bring a little bit of extra atmosphere into the paddock,’ Ricciardo told Sky Sports F1. While Ricciardo is trying to raise a smile in the paddock, his immediate future remains somewhat more serious. Earlier this month, Ricciardo conceded he will not be on the grid next season,Ā but insisted he was determined to return to Formula One in 2024. However, Haas bossĀ Guenther Steiner has offered Ricciardo a Formula One lifeline. I am not going to chase him down,’ Steiner told the Associated Press ahead of the US Grand Prix.

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