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#Kimi Raikkonen

# kimi-raikkonen - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

'For him, dark glasses were invented to protect a man from other people’s eyes'
# Elusive
# Elusive

'For him, dark glasses were invented to protect a man from other people’s eyes'

Apr 21st 2020, 7:15 AM 9,343 Views 4 Comments

Read this extract from ‘The Unknown Kimi Raikkonen.’

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Verstappen wins chaotic German Grand Prix
# Wet Wet Wet
# Wet Wet Wet

Verstappen wins chaotic German Grand Prix

Jul 28th 2019, 5:14 PM 6,933 Views 9 Comments

The 21-year-old Dutchman secured his second win of the season and seventh of his career.

# kimi-raikkonen - Friday 29 March, 2019

Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain
# Fast Start
# Fast Start

Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain

Mar 29th 2019, 4:11 PM 3,627 Views 4 Comments

Mercedes duo Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton finished third and fourth respectively in today’s opening practice.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Lewis Hamilton on pole with record lap as Mercedes dominate
# Formula 1
# Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton on pole with record lap as Mercedes dominate

Nov 24th 2018, 3:37 PM 1,970 Views 1 Comment

The newly-crowned world champion topped the times in Saturday’s final free practice.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Kimi Raikkonen sets fastest lap in F1 history to claim pole position at Monza
# Home Comforts
# Home Comforts

Kimi Raikkonen sets fastest lap in F1 history to claim pole position at Monza

Sep 1st 2018, 4:13 PM 4,549 Views 5 Comments

Ferrari driver beats Juan-Pablo Montoya’s record which has stood since 2004.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Vettel crash sees Hamilton retake championship lead at German Grand Prix
# German Grand Prix
# German Grand Prix

Vettel crash sees Hamilton retake championship lead at German Grand Prix

Jul 22nd 2018, 4:53 PM 5,433 Views 4 Comments

Lewis Hamilton came from 14th on the grid to win the German Grand Prix after F1 title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out at Hockenheim.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Canadian Grand Prix sees Vettel earn 50th career win to go top in title race
# Milestone
# Milestone

Canadian Grand Prix sees Vettel earn 50th career win to go top in title race

Jun 10th 2018, 10:13 PM 4,456 Views 4 Comments

There is a new leader in the F1 drivers’ standings, with Lewis Hamilton finishing fifth.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Ricciardo sees off Sebastian Vettel to end Monaco hoodoo despite mechanical issue
# F1 World Championship
# F1 World Championship

Ricciardo sees off Sebastian Vettel to end Monaco hoodoo despite mechanical issue

May 27th 2018, 4:22 PM 4,024 Views 2 Comments

After feeling let down by Red Bull in 2016 and 2017, Daniel Ricciardo guided his struggling RB14 to deserved glory in Monaco.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Ricciardo records fastest lap in history of Monaco GP, crash woe for Verstappen
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Ricciardo records fastest lap in history of Monaco GP, crash woe for Verstappen

May 26th 2018, 5:33 PM 3,173 Views 4 Comments

Kimi Raikkonen qualified fourth in the second Ferrari ahed of fellow Finn Valtteri Bottas.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Vettel flies to pole as Hamilton struggles at Chinese Grand Prix
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Vettel flies to pole as Hamilton struggles at Chinese Grand Prix

Apr 14th 2018, 8:19 PM 2,658 Views 6 Comments

The German’s flying lap ensured back-to-back front row lockouts for Ferrari for the first time in 12 years.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Vettel takes pole as Ferrari lock-out Bahrain front row
# Formula One
# Formula One

Vettel takes pole as Ferrari lock-out Bahrain front row

Apr 7th 2018, 8:04 PM 3,419 Views 8 Comments

The German secured his 51st career pole with a supreme lap in the dying seconds of a tense floodlit qualifying session.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP
# Success
# Success

Lewis Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Sep 17th 2017, 4:46 PM 5,031 Views 13 Comments

The British star’s title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out on the first lap.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Emotional Hamilton equals Senna's haul with blistering lap in Montreal
# F1
# F1

Emotional Hamilton equals Senna's haul with blistering lap in Montreal

Jun 10th 2017, 8:47 PM 5,710 Views 2 Comments

The Briton was then handed a race-worn Ayrton Senna helmet, having matched his idol’s tally of poles.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles

May 27th 2017, 5:00 PM 2,641 Views 6 Comments

Ferrari earned a first front row lockout at the Monaco Grand Prix since 2008.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Flying Finn Bottas holds off late Vettel surge to claim first F1 win
# Russian Twist
# Russian Twist

Flying Finn Bottas holds off late Vettel surge to claim first F1 win

Apr 30th 2017, 3:14 PM 4,015 Views 6 Comments

Another victory for Mercedes but Lewis Hamilton struggles in Russia.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 29 April, 2017

No Russian roulette for Ferrari thanks to first front-row lockout in 9 years
# F1
# F1

No Russian roulette for Ferrari thanks to first front-row lockout in 9 years

Apr 29th 2017, 2:55 PM 5,538 Views 1 Comment

Mercedes’ run of 18 consecutive pole positions was brought to an end as Ferrari claimed a 1-2, headed by Sebastian Vettel.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Lewis Hamilton hits back with Chinese win
# Success
# Success

Lewis Hamilton hits back with Chinese win

Apr 9th 2017, 12:13 PM 3,382 Views 7 Comments

The Briton took swift revenge for his defeat by Sebastian Vettel in the Formula One season-opener.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Hamilton smashes Shanghai record to take pole
# F1
# F1

Hamilton smashes Shanghai record to take pole

Apr 8th 2017, 10:41 AM 3,749 Views 6 Comments

Kimi Raikkonen’s record lap in Q2 did not last long, as Lewis Hamilton bettered his mark to take pole at the Chinese Grand Prix.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 17 September, 2016

'There's a giant lizard on the track! I am not joking'
# Unexpected Visitor
# Unexpected Visitor

'There's a giant lizard on the track! I am not joking'

Sep 17th 2016, 3:26 PM 38,135 Views 22 Comments

Max Verstappen was left startled during an eventful final practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Hamilton takes pole again after dramatic, rain-hit qualifying at Austrian GP
# F1
# F1

Hamilton takes pole again after dramatic, rain-hit qualifying at Austrian GP

Jul 2nd 2016, 4:30 PM 2,292 Views 3 Comments

The defending three-time world champion judged his speed and tyre-selection to perfection in challenging conditions.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 11 June, 2016

VIDEO: Heavy crash curtails Canadian GP final practice
# Drama
# Drama

VIDEO: Heavy crash curtails Canadian GP final practice

Jun 11th 2016, 5:46 PM 4,523 Views 5 Comments

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen was second quickest in his Red Bull ahead of German Nico Rosberg of Mercedes.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Rosberg capitalises as Hamilton is hampered by more engine failure
# Update
# Update

Rosberg capitalises as Hamilton is hampered by more engine failure

Apr 30th 2016, 6:00 PM 3,685 Views 3 Comments

The defending champion will start in 10th place on the grid for tomorrow’s Russian Grand Prix.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 24 March, 2013

WATCH: 'This is silly, Seb' - Vettel wins Malaysian Grand Prix in controversial fashion
# Trouble
# Trouble

WATCH: 'This is silly, Seb' - Vettel wins Malaysian Grand Prix in controversial fashion

Mar 24th 2013, 10:26 AM 3,452 Views 0 Comments

The German ace went wheel-to-wheel with his stablemate.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Raikkonen targets more success for Lotus
# Abu Dhabi GP
# Abu Dhabi GP

Raikkonen targets more success for Lotus

Nov 4th 2012, 6:10 PM 567 Views 0 Comments

The Finn won an eventful race at the Yas Marina circuit on Sunday, a first GP victory of the season for his team.

Formula One: Raikkonen restores lustre to Lotus
# Winning
# Winning

Formula One: Raikkonen restores lustre to Lotus

Nov 4th 2012, 3:17 PM 647 Views 1 Comment

The Finn, who came out of retirement this season, moves up to 198 points following his victory.

# kimi-raikkonen - Friday 12 October, 2012

Formula One: Vettel fastest in Korea
# Vroooom
# Vroooom

Formula One: Vettel fastest in Korea

Oct 12th 2012, 10:41 AM 188 Views 0 Comments

Reigning back-to-back world champion Vettel continued his good form with the fastest time at the Korea International Circuit.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Dominant Alonso takes Hockenheim pole
# Ferrari
# Ferrari

Dominant Alonso takes Hockenheim pole

Jul 21st 2012, 3:34 PM 277 Views 0 Comments

The Formula One championship leader moved to the top of the qualifying standings with a time of one minute, 40.904 seconds just before the clock ran out this afternoon.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 21 April, 2012

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice
# F1
# F1

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice

Apr 21st 2012, 11:15 AM 120 Views 0 Comments

The German, fresh from his maiden Formula One win in China last week, edged out the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber.

# kimi-raikkonen - Friday 20 April, 2012

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain
# F1
# F1

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain

Apr 20th 2012, 11:21 AM 109 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the Force India team said they were considering pulling out of the second practice session amid safety concerns.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Hamilton edges Button in Malaysia
# Vroom
# Vroom

Hamilton edges Button in Malaysia

Mar 24th 2012, 10:20 AM 255 Views 0 Comments

McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton will begin tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix in pole position, ahead of teammate and rival Jenson Button and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher.

# kimi-raikkonen - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Hamilton takes pole for Aussie GP
# F1
# F1

Hamilton takes pole for Aussie GP

Mar 17th 2012, 11:13 AM 183 Views 0 Comments

The 2008 World Champion finished the session a tenth of a second faster than McLaren teammate Jenson Button. Comeback kid Kimi Raikkonen endured a day to forget.

# kimi-raikkonen - Friday 16 March, 2012

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...
# F1
# F1

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...

Mar 16th 2012, 10:17 AM 329 Views 0 Comments

It’s back, it’s in HD and, as Sky have been telling us, it’s live. Here’s the rundown of those on the grid this Sunday morning in Melbourne.

# kimi-raikkonen - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Trulli's F1 exit leaves Italy teetering on the edge of being irrelevant
# Barren Run
# Barren Run

Trulli's F1 exit leaves Italy teetering on the edge of being irrelevant

Feb 19th 2012, 9:30 AM 905 Views 1 Comment

Caterham’s decision to replace the veteran driver means Italy will be solely represented by Ferrari in 2012, a far cry from their once lofty position in the sport.

# kimi-raikkonen - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Raikkonen sets the pace on the first day of pre-season testing
# Gearing Up
# Gearing Up

Raikkonen sets the pace on the first day of pre-season testing

Feb 7th 2012, 5:33 PM 158 Views 0 Comments

Twelve drivers hit the track at Jerez on Tuesday and it was the former world champion that dominated proceedings.

# kimi-raikkonen - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

The Iceman cometh again: Raikkonen to return to Formula 1 next season
# Iceman
# Iceman

The Iceman cometh again: Raikkonen to return to Formula 1 next season

Nov 29th 2011, 10:15 AM 495 Views 2 Comments

Former world champion Kimi Raikkonen has signed up to race with Lotus Renault GP for the next two seasons.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 9:02 AM 493 Views 0 Comments

Trap’s staying, Kimi’s back and the NFL could be on its way – what a morning! Here’s all the news you need to know.

# kimi-raikkonen - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Kimi Raikkonen could return to F1 with Renault
# Formula 1
# Formula 1

Kimi Raikkonen could return to F1 with Renault

Sep 14th 2010, 11:32 AM 208 Views 0 Comments

Former world champion could return to F1 with Renault next season after spell in WRC.