Kimi raikkonen has well earned the nickname ‘ice man’. The Finn is a very unexpressive person publicly both with the media, as with his team or colleagues. However, after arriving at his home in Switzerland, he had a very special and very emotional reception.
After being in 12th position in the Eifel Grand Prix, Kimi Raikkonen He returned to his place of residence in Switzerland to reunite with his family. In a difficult weekend, the Finn wants to rest so that he can be 100% at the next GP, which will take place on October 25 at the Portimao circuit in Portugal.
Upon arriving home, the pilot of Alfa Romeo He was reunited in a very emotional way with his children, Robin and Rianna Raikkonen. Of them, along with his wife Minttu, it will depend on the future in Formula 1. However, the 2007 champion seems to have a sure continuity in the Italian team, at least one more season together with Mick schumacher.
The Eifel GP
The Finn had a very difficult weekend. As it has been all season, the Alfa Romeo you don’t have the competitiveness you want Raikkonen. After not being able to shoot on Friday after the weather conditions, Saturday was one of the slowest. However, in the race he was able to come back and finish in the middle of the grid.
The accident with Russell
In the Sunday race Raikkonen had an incident with the pilot of Williams, George Russell. The Finnish driver wanted to overtake the British and ended up hitting him. The sports commissioners decided to give a ten-second penalty to Raikkonen. This is why, with his Alfa Romeo could not enter the points, like his partner, Antonio Giovinazzi which finished tenth.