Raikkonen close to rally switch with Citroen

Kimi Raikkonen is close to finalising his switch from Formula One to a full time ride in the 2010 World Rally Championship. The series' official website wrc.com said the 30-year-old Finn "is understood to be ready to sign a deal" with Citroen to...

Kimi Raikkonen is close to finalising his switch from Formula One to a full time ride in the 2010 World Rally Championship.

The series' official website wrc.com said the 30-year-old Finn "is understood to be ready to sign a deal" with Citroen to contest "all 13 rounds" of next year's calendar with Red Bull funding.

The report cited a source close to the former Ferrari driver as confirming that an official announcement is expected in the coming days after "small details" are tied up.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Kimi Raikkonen
Teams Ferrari , Citroën World Rally Team