Australian F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo was born in Perth, Western Australia in 1989 and from age 9 to 16 was a champion in karting winning numerous state and national titles.
Daniel's international career in motorsport then took off, including becoming the British F3 champion in 2009 and in mid 2011 became an F1® race driver with the HRT team before being named a full time race driver for Scuderia Toro Rosso in 2012. In 2014 Daniel will drive alongside Sebastian Vettel in the Infiniti Red Bull Racing Team.
With our strong commitment to the sport of Formula One, Qantas looks forward to supporting his promising talent in the world of Formula One racing. Everyone at Qantas is delighted to have Daniel on our team, representing Qantas on the global stage as a brand ambassador. We wish Daniel every success for the 2014 season.