Alfa Romeo manager a-title working Beat Zehnder has got to work again this season a good friend with, when Kimi Raikkonen returned to the last end of the season in the garage, which started his F1 career in 2001. Zehnder and Raikkonen were acquainted to each other already at that time, and they have become over the years very close.
the Duo's collaboration has continued this season as good in terms as it in 2001 ended. Raikkonen has driven the season in all three competition points.
– Is simply a pleasure to work with Kim. He gives absolutely everything every single time, Zehnder told the swiss Blick newspaper.
the One tangible sign Raikkonen ”best you got” was a few days ago, when team manager Frédéric Vasseur told the Finnish appeared in the garage of the factory and began to draw himself a new brake pedal. Winter tests in Raikkonen surprised the F1 audience to pimp the own istuintaan, though he later said he made a similar chores for years.B-league one
Raikkonen this season by 12 points in the pot to justify a world series in the seventh instead.
– Kim leads the B-league! Zehnder excited.
the B-league at Zehnder means to fight Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull behind. Raikkonen has a size of 12 points. The following points in the table are McLaren-newcomer Lando Norris and Haas-the driver Kevin Magnussen , both of which have a size of 8 points. Performance shall be measured, as Alfa romeo's car has not had one single GP weekend in the middle of the pack the fastest.
manufactured in the Alfa Romeo is the fifth. Fourth, the Renault has collected the same number of points, but the French at the stables I found two seventh place in the Alfa Romeo one. Renault point the pot have been fattening, as well as Nico Hulkenberg Daniel Ricciardo while Raikkonen has collected Alfa Romeo score alone.
team boss Vasseur said Alfa romeo's reach this season, manufacturers MM series in sixth place. Last season was ranked eighth.
Before the year 2021 is not permit very large changes. We can only try to keep our position in the middle of the pack. Sixth place is still our goal, Vasseur said.
the Year 2021 Vasseur refer to the F1 series planned major rules reform, which will come into force in that year.Kimi Raikkonen has opened the season with three points ranked. In the picture also Raikkonen race engineer Julien Simon-Chautemps (centre) and trainer Mark Arnall. AOPBeat Zehnder and Kimi Raikkonen have been friends for Raikkonen's debut season of 2001. Picture from 2003, when Raikkonen drove his second season in the Mclaren. AOP