Daniel Ricciardo (born 1 July 1989 in Perth, Western Australia) is an Australian racing driver who will compete in Formula 1 for Scuderia Toro Rosso in 2012. He won the British Formula Three Championship in 2009 and was the Formula Renault vice-champion in 2010.

 

Daniel Ricciardo's Australian GP Preview

As he prepares to race for the first time at his home grand prix, Daniel Ricciardo talks Australia, season set-up and starting the 2012 Formula One season with Toro Rosso.

Ricciardo still going for points at home

"…“Finishing in the points is the real goal I am after. I guess we’ll see where our performance is at in qualifying on Saturday. We’ll try to have the best race we can, but anything is possible.”