Species the peak has occurred a significant change of power, when Lewis Hamilton has surpassed Michael Schumacher of all time the most money with an F1 driver. Hamilton is currently enjoying around 50 million euros in annual salary from the Mercedes-AMG:s, and the total of his 2007 begun his career has already produced 435 million.
schumacher's earnings are no longer growing, so the German private hospital revolves around a man 413 million for the sock to stay for the money.
Multiply F1-champion Fernando Alonso (407 million) and Sebastian Vettel (318) are from the Forbes list, even before Kim Räikköstä . Finnish veteran F1-earnings are counted dumbfounding nearly 300 million pile of money. It could, for example, is building three new rough Ode library to the Helsinki city centre.
Raikkonen on the statistics can be distorted, because technically speaking, his best earnings year has nothing to do with formula one. The finn was sacked from Ferrari through 2009 at the end, and because he did not transfer directly to another F1 team, fell to the Italian team for around 30 million euros liquidated damages.
in addition to Raikkonen received income from the rally sponsor Red Bull, and estimates that he made in 2010 14. most athletes in the entire world. The forbes list of the Finnish was that year, immediately, Cristiano Ronaldo and Valentino Rossi (16.) the above best engine as an athlete.
If also in 2010 and 2011 is taken into account, should Raikkonen total earnings of about 350 million.the Forbes listing
1. Lewis Hamilton 435 million
2. Michael Schumacher 413
3. Fernando Alonso 407
4. Sebastian Vettel 318
5. Kimi Raikkonen 294
6. Jenson Button 130
7. Ralf Schumacher 107
8. Jacques Villeneuve 102
9. Felipe Massa 98
10. Rubens Barrichello 98