F1

Raikkonen admits F1 return possible

435 views

By: GMM

Kimi Raikkonen has admitted the possibility of returning one day to Formula One.

Raikkonen doesn't miss Formula One
Raikkonen doesn't miss Formula One

Photo by: Citroën Communication

After walking away from the sport at the end of 2009, the talented Finn and former title winner switched to world rallying and on Friday finished 15th on his debut in the low-tier pickup truck NASCAR series.

Asked in Charlotte about his controversial decision to quit Formula One as one of its highest rated and paid drivers, he is quoted as responding by Turun Sanomat newspaper: "There were many reasons.

"But I haven't said it is final. Currently I don't miss F1. I wanted to do different things and now have had a great opportunity to try NASCAR.

"I haven't said I will never go back to F1," added the 31-year-old. "At the moment I have no plans for what I am going to do next year."

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series F1 , WRC
Tags nascar, raikkonen, wrc

User photos

EuroRacer
F1

EuroRacer

29 photos
jimmykwoods
F1

jimmykwoods

2 photos
nickmossdesign
F1

nickmossdesign

1 photos
Tim Holmes
F1

Tim Holmes

17 photos
EricDebris
F1

EricDebris

411 photos
hanmerdesign
F1

hanmerdesign

7 photos
Evan_DeCiren
F1

Evan_DeCiren

25 photos
darkcloud154
F1

darkcloud154

22 photos
Upload photo