Good news everyone! There’ll be a new Formula One driver taking on the ‘Star in a Reasonably Priced Car’ challenge on Top Gear, and it’s everyone’s favourite smiling assassin, Daniel Ricciardo.

Lewis Hamilton is currently the fastest F1 driver in the Suzuki Liana, who came back for a second go (this time in the dry) to beat Sebastian Vettel’s leading lap time.

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Ricciardo will be on Episode 3 of the new series, airing in the UK on February 8. I think him and Jeremy Clarkson are going to get on juuuust fine…