do they put the Catalan motor speedway while driving in the winter tests in many ways, the human eye.
first of all, Raikkonen new tool, Alfa Romeo C38-car feel to the test since the beginning of the appropriate well the Finnish veteran's hands and runs very smoothly.
a Slightly different surprise Raikkonen offered the F1-followers on Thursday, when the Alfa romeo's driving was team mate Antonio Giovinazzo . The intermediate days ajohommista spent Raikkonen published Instagram account a video and pictures, which he grinds his own istuintaan shape.
I didn't go to school for nothing, the 18-year-old vocational school auto mechanic line dropout Raikkonen carved his video and images in the context jakamassaan snippet of text.
the Published sparked wonderment. Why do hundreds of millions of F1-career, earned a world champion, his team number one star to bother with such details? Isn't that odd jobs I could find someone else factor in?
in August, appeared, Kari Hotakainen written by Unknown Kimi Raikkonen -book reader for answer to the questions was clear since the beginning. In the book, is multiplied by the corresponding example of how Raikkonen two years ago to repair my winter test days interspersed with Ferrari bus toilet realizing that it was the same system as his boat.
Raikkonen himself and among his karting time mechanic Kalle Jokinen tell in the book about how the F1 star has learned of a young boy, to do for themselves.
when I was young, it self making and fixing was normal. Not today. Many have so rich faijat, that all they need to do just about anything. But not it then the younger wondered. It was normal, that itself is washed and serviced, Raikkonen said in the book.
karting years Raikkonen act ajohommien addition to, inter alia, the Polish Let Kowalskan as a mechanic. Such an arrangement was at that time quite common.
– Today is of course these shit pants, which faijoille is million. They don't do anything. Goes about the helicopter scene, to the finished table, Raikkonen said in the book.
the five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton by last summer, similar concerns. Myself in an ordinary worker family, grown Hamilton afraid of, that motor sport becomes increasingly only for the rich families a hobby.
– you ask Me, that where the next I will. Said, that no, today the kids come from wealthy families. Not of the circumstances under which I come, Hamilton said last summer, inter alia, Grandprix247-site.
Raikkonen asked winter tests in connection with Thursday's craft session, and a Finnish veteran's response, to paraphrase very far in the book to see the words.
for me It is normal. I have done so for years, Raikkonen said RaceFans-site.
When I get a new seat, it feels like the top is always different. When you run hundreds of rounds, it always tries to do something. It might weigh, say, ribs. I think it is easier to fix it yourself, because I know exactly where to align the seat is not in order. I've been doing it for years, and again year.
Long F1 career is not ylpistänyt Kim Räikköstä. When something needs to get done, the Finnish veteran will do it if necessary self. ZUMAWIRE / MVPHOTOS