According to Sport Bild, Red Bull will announce Daniel Ricciardo as Vettel’s teammate next weekend at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Sport Bild has exclusive information that Red Bull boss, Dietrich Mateschitz made a final decision yesterday afternoon. Daniel Ricciardo is set to be announced as Webber’s succesor in one week time at the Belgian Grand Prix.
The announcement will end months of rumors and speculations regarding possible candidates. Fernando Alonso will now surely stay put at Ferrari after being linked with Red Bull in the past three weeks. Kimi Raikkonen’s future is still a big question mark, after the Finn was strongly linked with a return to Ferrari.
Sport Bild have always been a highly reliable news source, so the story is 100% legitimate.
Daniel Ricciardo, 24, has been a junior driver with Toro Rosso since 2008 and made his grand prix debut in Britain in 2011.