F1 Paddock Pass: Austrian Grand Prix (VIDEO)

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The latest episode of the NBC Sports Group original digital series Paddock Pass is now live from the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria.

As usual, the show is broken up into two parts, as hosted by NBCSN pit reporter and insider Will Buxton.

First up, Red Bull Racing driver Daniel Ricciardo discusses having a home race for the Austrian team, radio restrictions, returning to Red Bull and challenging Mercedes for the title.

Buxton also checks in with one of the on form drivers at the moment, Sergio Perez of Sahara Force India, who has two podiums in the last three races.

Meanwhile in the second part, Haas F1 Team driver Esteban Gutierrez wouldn’t talk about a potential move next season to Ferrari.

Free practice coverage starts on Friday; times are linked here.