Who should replace Ricciardo at Red Bull?

Who should replace Ricciardo at Red Bull?

Daniel Ricciardo shocked Red Bull and Formula 1 with a move to Renault for 2019. Our writers assess the chances of promotion for the early favourites to replace the Australian, as well as one high-profile outsider

Daniel Ricciardo dropped a bombshell when he informed Red Bull he would be leaving the team at the end of the 2018 Formula 1 season to join Renault. The ramifications that this development will have on the driver market are wide-ranging, and obviously start at the team he leaves behind.

Pierre Gasly appears to be the favourite to land promotion from Toro Rosso, but Carlos Sainz Jr is in the frame as well.

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