KIMI?

FAST SERENE CON­SIS­TENT TAL­IS­MANIC ICONIC

F1 Racing - - INSIDER -

need only glance at this year’s cham­pi­onship ta­ble for conrma­tion of this.

Fer­rari don’t need a record-breaker right now. What they need is a grafter with the ex­pe­ri­ence to know where the team is re­ally at. And the hon­esty to say so. Or, as Ar­riv­abene puts it: “The in­ter­est of the team was not look­ing for an­other driver but con­cen­trat­ing on car de­vel­op­ment.”

In other words: it’s not the driv­ers that are the prob­lem at the mo­ment...

IN KIMI YOU HAVE A DRIVER WHO IS

TO SCORE MORE POINTS THAN HIS MUL­TI­PLE WORLD CHAM­PION TEAM-MATE. ENOUGH TO COUNT THAT SAME MUL­TI­PLE WORLD CHAM­PION AS ONE OF HIS CLOS­EST FRIENDS. ENOUGH TO SPLIT THE TWO MERCEDES IN THE CHAM­PI­ONSHIP AT THE START OF THE YEAR. ENOUGH STILL TO BE THE LAST WORLD CHAM­PION OF THE MOST FA­MOUS CAR COM­PANY IN THE WORLD. TO BE VOTED THE FANS’ – AND THERE­FORE SPON­SORS’ – FAVOURITE, YEAR AF­TER YEAR. WHY ON EARTH FER­RARI WANT TO KEEP

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