Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Raikkonen, crowned world champion in 2007 driving for Ferrari, will be able to extend his record number of Grand Prix starts which he set earlier this season.
Monza | By AFP
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 08:35 PM IST
An unprecedented ‘cat-and-mouse’ procession as the teams crawled round the circuit, backing each other up to claim good slipstreaming positions, resulted in a farce that saw eight cars timed out by the chequered flag.
Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2019 09:13 AM IST
Former world champion Kimi Raikkonen is now an elder statesman of Formula One but admits he used to be a party animal and says it made him a better driver
New Delhi | By Raja Sen
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2018 09:40 AM IST
Vettel is a phenomenal driver, and an underrated one, but he needs a teammate who will not just keep him on his toes but threaten to cut them off. He needs somebody good enough to push him into brilliance.
Sao Paulo | By AFP
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2018 09:40 PM IST
The four-time champion German clocked a best lap in one minute and 7.948 seconds to outpace new five-time champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes by two-tenths of a second.
Mexico City | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2018 10:07 AM IST
After seeing his young Dutch teammate dominate every practice session, the Renault-bound Ricciardo produced a stunning riposte in one minute and 14.759 seconds, beating Verstappen by 0.026, as Red Bull swept the front row of the grid.
Mexico City | By AP
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2018 10:46 AM IST
Ferrari’s blunders certainly made Hamilton’s season easier. There have been crashes, pit stop and tire mistakes, and practice penalties that cost Ferrari wins and race position.
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2018 08:39 AM IST
Kimi Raikkonen won the United States Grand Prix, and there couldn’t be a more popular victor. Formula One is a sport driven by fierce rivalries and team histories, and rare is a driver who can transcend colours and costumery.
Austin | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 05:14 PM IST
Kimi Raikkonen whose victory for a resurgent Ferrari prevented Lewis Hamilton from clinching his fifth drivers’ title in Texas, is leaving the Italian team at the end of the season and, at the age of 39, had been written off in some quarters.
Austin | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 09:49 AM IST
Title rival Sebastian Vettel in another Ferrari was fourth meaning the championship race will probably be decided in Mexico next weekend instead.
Suzuka | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2018 01:50 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton led a Mercedes one-two at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday to move to the brink of a fifth Formula One world title.
Maranello | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 06:24 PM IST
Kimi Raikkonen, who won the 2007 Formula One title with Ferrari, will be heading back to Sauber from next season while Charles Leclerc will take his seat alongside Sebastian Vettel.
Milan | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 04:08 PM IST
Kimi Raikkonen has started 287 grands prix, winning 20 since his debut in 2001 with Sauber, the team he will race for again in 2019.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 04, 2018 09:00 AM IST
This season, Ferrari has uncharacteristically shied away from team orders, even letting Räikkönen finish ahead of Vettel in Austria, when a swap was expected — but it may be time for a frank discussion about the need for a World Championship outweighing the need for equal opportunities
Monza | By Omnisport
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2018 08:28 PM IST
For the fifth time in his career Lewis Hamilton claimed victory at the Italian Grand Prix, moving him level with Michael Schumacher.
Hindustan Times | By Hormazd Sorabjee
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2018 10:54 PM IST
Once you have driven an F1 car, you’ll know: driving anything else is meaningless!
Omnisport, Budapest | By Omnisport
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2018 08:48 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix for the sixth time, but Valtteri Bottas could not stop Sebastian Vettel finishing second.
Agence France-Presse, Budapest | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2018 09:08 PM IST
While Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas took the top two positions, The two Ferraris of Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel occupy the second row for Sunday’s race.
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2018 02:03 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton raced from 14th to first to seize a “miracle” German Grand Prix victory in a Mercedes one-two on Sunday and retake the Formula One championship lead from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who crashed.
Reuters, Hockenheim | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2018 10:58 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton, who could be handed a time penalty if found guilty of the offence, finished 4.5 seconds ahead of Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas and 6.7 clear of Ferrari’s third-placed Kimi Raikkonen.
Hockenheim | By Omnisport
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2018 08:41 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton came from 14th on the grid to win the German Grand Prix after F1 title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out at Hockenheim.
Omnisport | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 09:10 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel surged to pole for his home German GP on Saturday as Lewis Hamilton suffered a setback when his Mercedes broke down to leave him at the back of the grid.
Reuters, Hockenheim | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2018 09:42 PM IST
Max Verstappen, who did only 18 laps to Lewis Hamilton’s 39 in the afternoon, lost some time with the team working on his car’s engine.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 10, 2018 10:42 AM IST
Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton, who recovered from an opening-lap collision with Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen to finish second at the British Grand Prix, hasn’t been at his best this season and needs to refocus in order to win his fifth F1 world title.
Silverstone | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2018 11:43 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton has accused Ferrari of using ‘tactics’ after he was hit by Kimi Raikkonen at the British Grand Prix.
Omnisport, Silverstone | By By Christopher Devine
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2018 09:34 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel won Sunday’s British Grand Prix to thwart home favourite Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of sealing a sixth title at Silverstone.
AFP, Silverstone | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2018 08:57 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton secured his 76th career pole position as he rode a stunning last lap in qualifying in the British Grand Prix while Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen finished second and third.
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 10:37 PM IST
As the Austrian race wound to a Mercedes-less close, Sebastian Vettel was behind Kimi Raikkonen, his Finnish teammate, who would naturally be expected to move over to let Vettel pocket three extra points.
Associated Press, Spielberg | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2018 09:13 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel took the lead in the drivers’ championship after he finished third behind Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen at the Austrian Grand Prix.
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 09:42 AM IST
With rumours suggesting that Ferrari is ready to replace Kimi Raikkonen with rising star Charles LeClerc in its Formula One driver line-up for 2019, the Finn performed extremely well in the French Grand Prix last week, finishing third.