Maurizio Arrivabene (Ferrari) and Toto Wolff (Mercedes) in the Friday press conference at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The 2017 rules changes worked to shake up the field — sort of.

Lewis Hamilton celebrates at the 2017 Mexican Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton is a four-time world champion after finishing ninth at the Mexican Grand Prix.

Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo celebrate on the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix podium.

Max is being offered the chance to build RBR around him. Where does that leave Daniel?

Daniel Ricciardo in his garage at the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix.

Red Bull Racing doesn’t believe another race-winning performance is on the cars in Japan.

Max Verstappen celebrates on the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix podium.

Max Verstappen beat Lewis Hamilton to victory in Sepang while Sebastian Vettel recovered from last to fourth.

Red Bull Racing principal Christian Horner, McLaren executive director Zak Brown, and Renault Sport managing director Cyril Abiteboul at the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix.

Red Bull Racing’s history with Renault suggests it probably isn’t.

Max Verstappen at the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix.

This photo is not related to the story; it’s just an amusing photo.

Daniel Ricciardo on track for practice at the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix.

Ferrari was concerningly off the pace in practice despite prediction the Singapore circuit would suit the car.

Sebastian Vettel celebrates victory on his way to the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix podium.

The 2017 season so far has delivered more than we could have expected this time last year.

Daniel Ricciardo at the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Daniel Ricciardo has teased an aggressive race of overtaking in the Hungarian Grand Prix.