Ricciardo has left long-time backer Red Bull to join Renault for the 2019 season, but was not given permission to test for the French manufacturer in Abu Dhabi at the end of last year.
He has since visited Renault’s factory as part of his preparations but will not drive on-track until the team tests its new car in Spain next month.
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As part of the vision, it has released images of a car concept dubbed the MCLExtreme, a 500km/h rear-wheel-drive electric car powered by a "foldable battery moulded to the aerodynamic package".
The aero would be "shape-shifting", while the car technology would include an onboard AI co-pilot and "self-healing tyres".
It is not the first time McLaren has unveiled a futuristic concept, having ...Keep reading