Name: Kimi Raikkonen
Nickname: Ice Man, Kimster
DOB: Oct 17 1979
Place Of Birth: Espoo
Most Races For: Ferrari - 112
- In the 2005 and 2008 seasons, Raikkonen equaled Michael Schumacher's record of ten fastest race laps in a season, set in 2004.
- In 2008, Raikkonen was the then highest paid driver in Formula One with an estimated salary of $51m per year.
- In 2008, Raikkonen appeared on a set of Finnish postage stamps.
- Snowmobiles, snowboards, yachting and ice hockey are among his favourite pastimes.
- Raikkonen famously only had a total of 23 car races in his life before he made his F1. He won 13 of them.
- After a return from a sabbatical in 2012, he finished all his 20 races; 19 of which were in the points
- He finished a record 27 races in a row in the points during the 2012 and 2013 seasons.
Leave me alone, I know what I'm doing!
- Raikkonen instructs his race engineer during the 2012 Abu Dhabi GP
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