Former Mercedes driver also revealed that he took too much pressure on himself especially when he was put in a support role in the Mercedes.
Staring from P11, Lewis Hamilton produced a remarkable drive to eventually finish P5.
Interestingly, it will be the first time since Mexico 2018 when the duo of Ricciardo and Verstappen will start the race together on front row.
The duo of Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc will start Saturday's sprint race at Ferrari's home at P7 and P8 respectively.
Although the Mercedes driver apologized to everyone for ruining everyone's race, it seems like Verstappen is not letting him forget about his mistake anytime soon.
Bottas, who has now been a part of Mercedes for four years and into his fifth running season with them, has claimed that the small extensions have hurt his ambition of winning a championship.
The only man that can save a fine career from hitting a dead end is Valtteri Bottas himself. The question is, whether he can do that?
Red Bull claimed a fifth straight Formula One win as Max Verstappen again enjoyed a straightforward drive in Austria.
Lewis Hamilton won the inaugural Styrian GP followed by Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen to complete the podium.
Max Verstappen produced a Monaco masterclass, leading from the front as Lewis Hamilton suffered down the field.
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