Rally experience made Raikkonen better F1 driver claims Solberg 16 September, 2013 Petter Solberg with Kimi Raikkonen Kimi Raikkonen's rallying foray made him a better Formula 1 driver, claims 2003 world rally champion Petter Solberg, who got to know the ‘iceman' during his two-year Formula 1 sabbatical in 2010 and 2011.
Finn Raikkonen returned to Formula 1 with Lotus last season, impressing the Grand Prix world yet again after his career had flat-lined in his final two years at Ferrari.
'I know Kimi and I believe that the rally made him a better Formula 1 driver,' Solberg told the Norwegian newspaper Verdens Gang (VG).
Like many observers, Solberg thinks Raikkonen's return to...
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