Ricciardo consistently qualified strongly, raced even better, and made very few mistakes. And he emphatically beat his four-times world champion team mate.
It’s doubtful Fernando Alonso could have done much better in a car which was rarely capable of reaching the podium, let alone winning races.
Did the right man win the championship? Absolutely. But Lewis Hamilton only comes in third place in this year’s driver rankings.
To appreciate just how impressive it was Red Bull won three races in 2014 it’s worth recalling how dire the situation was for them at the start of the year.
Ferrari has announced a reorganisation of its key technical staff following the departures of director of engineering Pat Fry and chief designer Nikolas Tombazis.
Valtteri Bottas finished fourth in the championship following an outstanding second year in the Williams.
Williams enjoyed their best season for 11 years, but can this once-great team find a way to sustain that momentum?
Here’s why championship runner-up Nico Rosberg takes the fifth spot in the end-of-season rankings.
Although they fell short of their ultimate goal Alonso and Ferrari took 11 wins and 44 podium finishes in five years. Here’s a look back on their partnership in pictures.
Esteban Gutierrez has joined Ferrari as the team’s new test and reserve driver.
This should have been the year Ferrari got back in contention for the championship. But a miserable season led to sweeping changes at the team.
Here are the top ten overtaking moves of 2014 as nominated by you. But which was the best pass of the year? Cast your vote here.
Who’s in the bottom half of the top ten drivers of 2014? Find out here.
Mercedes moved the goalposts a long way in 2014. The W05’s lap time advantage was almost twice that Red Bull enjoyed during their best year.
As we continue to count down the F1 Fanatic Driver Rankings for 2015, here are the five drivers just outside the top ten.
McLaren halted their decline at mid-season and end the year on an upward curve, but doubts still hang over key aspects of their 2015 plans.
As Vettel moves on to a new phase of his career as a Ferrari driver in 2015 here’s a look back on his time with Red Bull before and after he arrived in F1.
Force India scored their highest ever points haul in 2014 – but they could have beaten McLaren to fifth in the championship.
The F1 Fanatic Driver Rankings are being published for the tenth time in 2014. Part one covers the first seven drivers.
Two weeks after the 2014 Formula One season reached its conclusion, how much can you remember about this year’s 19 races?