Formula 1 gossip: Ricciardo, Verstappen, Marko, Hamilton, Bottas, Massa, Stroll

Formula 1

Wednesday, 27 December

Ricciardo finished 32 points in front of Verstappen last season

Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko says he did not “favour” Max Verstappen over Daniel Ricciardo in 2017, adding: “We don’t have a number one – both drivers are equally treated and it is up to them to define the pecking order.” (