“Iceman and Joey Tribbiani together in one video!”-Kimi Raikkonen and Matt LeBlanc’s hilarious interaction in Lotus’ promotional car launch video

Kimi Raikkonen came together with ‘Friends’ actor Matt LeBlanc during a promotional video shot by Lotus back in 2013.  After winning the World Championship with Ferrari in 2007, Raikkonen stayed in Maranello for two more seasons. In 2010 he decided…

“Kimi Raikkonen does not answer stupid questions”- Back when the Iceman ignored a reporter’s question on his Championship dreams

Aside from his exceptional driving on track, Kimi Raikkonen was famous for his blunt replies to reporters during interviews.  Raikkonen is one of F1’s greatest ever. He was in the sport for a long time, having made his debut back…

“McLaren wanted to pay Kimi Raikkonen $5 million”– How McLaren forced 2007 world champion to take sabbatical from F1

Only two seasons after his championship-winning year, Kimi Raikkonen was forced to take a sabbatical from F1 because of money issues. The 2007 world champion was announced to be replaced by Fernando Alonso before the 2010 season, even though the…

“I have left the team purely from the money side as I haven’t got my salary” – How Kimi Raikkonen’s former team almost went bankrupt due to his stellar performances

Kimi Raikkonen spent two-year at Lotus and it led to him being unpaid for over a year and the team almost filing for bankruptcy. Kimi Raikkonen took a break from his Formula One career at the end of 2009. He…

“Congrations on birth of your son”– Romain Grosjean was surprised when Kimi Raikkonen knew about birth of his former teammate’s child

Romain Grosjean and Kimi Raikkonen were teammates in Lotus for a couple of years and they hardly spoke to each other at that time. In the early 2010s, Lotus had a formidable lineup in Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean. Together…

“You don’t know”– Kimi Raikkonen couldn’t tell for which team he was racing upon his F1 return

When Kimi Raikkonen didn’t know whether to call his team Lotus or Renault when he returned to Formula 1 back in 2012. Kimi Raikkonen had a decorated career in motorsports which spanned over two decades. in the meantime, he spent…

“I’m at a different point in my life”: Kimi Raikkonen insists that his retirement from Formula 1 is different from the earlier hiatus he took in 2009

Kimi Raikkonen says that his recent retirement from F1 is different to the break he took from the sport in 2009.  Earlier in September, Raikkonen announced that the 2021 season would be his last in F1. It brings an illustrious…

“Let’s have no BS between us” – Romain Grosjean reveals fascinating first conversation with Lotus teammate Kimi Raikkonen

“Let’s have no BS between us” – Romain Grosjean had the opportunity to race with Kimi Raikkonen as his teammate in Lotus in his rookie 2012 season. Kimi Raikkonen is a man of few words, something his former Lotus teammate…

“Max Verstappen will be better than Lewis, and Lewis was better than Michael”– Former teammate of Michael Schumacher predicts evolution of F1 greats

Former Benetton and Lotus driver Johnny Herbert claims that Lewis Hamilton will surpass Michael Schumacher, but Max Verstappen will surpass both. There are numerous arguments over who is the greatest F1 driver of all time on social media, many claim…

Alpine and Lotus announces collaboration covering Formula 1, Formula E and Endurance

Alpine and Lotus announce a technical collaboration that will study several cooperation areas, from Formula 1, Formula E and Endurance. In a press release published by Alpine and Lotus, the two teams have appeared to sign a memorandum of understanding…