News Details

Raikkonen rested for Silverstone test

Ferrari are resting Kimi Raikkonen from this week's test session at Silverstone to aid his recovery from his high-speed crash at the British Grand Prix. Raikkonen, 34, bruised his legs in a crash at more than 150mph during lap one of Sunday's race. Marussia's Jules Bianchi will stand in for Raikkonen on Wednesday - but the Finn is expected to be fit to race in the German Grand Prix on 20 July. 'Kimi is fine. He wanted to drive,' said a Ferrari spokesman. 'But we want him to rest to let his bruises heal before Germany.' Raikkonen sustained an impact of 47G - 47 times the force of gravity - in his crash on the Wellington Straight. Raikkonen has scored 19 points in nine races this season...
Full Story »
1y ago from BBC.co.uk 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Raikkonen out of Silverstone test

Ferrari have confirmed that Kimi Raikkonen will sit out the Silverstone...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Bianchi replaces Raikkonen at Ferrari for test

Ferrari has confirmed that Kimi Raikkonen will miss the Silverstone...
1y ago from Crash.net

Raikkonen to miss Silverstone test after crash

Kimi Raikkonen is expected to sit out this week's post-British grand prix...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Raikkonen may miss Silverstone test

Kimi Raikkonen could be set to miss this week’s Silverstone test after...
1y ago from SpeedCafe.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP Silverstone: Marquez tops opening session

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez had the edge in the opening MotoGP free...
3h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Silverstone: Friday practice times

All the Friday times from MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 classes at Silverstone
3h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Silverstone - Free Practice (1) Results

1. Marc Marquez Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 2m 03.111s [Lap 10/16]...
2h ago from Crash.net

Marquez leads Lorenzo in first practice

Marc Marquez dominated Friday's opening practice session for the British...
2h ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: IndyCars cross Golden Gate Bridge

No description available...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Servià to drive Wilson's car at Sonoma

– Oriol Servià will drive Justin Wilson's Andretti car at this...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

Preview: Chasing Montoya, honouring Wilson

– As the IndyCar circus arrives in California for the resolution of...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Golden Gate Bridge IndyCar motorcade for Wilson

Marco Andretti will lead a motorcade of IndyCars across San Francisco’s...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Meeke: 'I have to continue working'

Brit counting on an error-free Australia
41m ago from WRC.com

Loeb says WRC return not in his plans

Sebastien Loeb says that a return to the WRC is not part of his plans,...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

F1 ace Jenson Button tests Mini and VW Beetle...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button tested rallycross cars at Lydden Hill today...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Germany driver report: Part two

Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20)This was a strong event for Neuville...
21h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Draxler the last minute signing? Wenger hints that...

Morning all. The transfer window causes Arsene Wenger a headache it seems...

PSG receive offer for Arsenal target Cavani

We have seemingly turned our attention to Paris Saint-Germain...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal legend: Arsene Wenger overestimates his squad

GETTY SLAMMED: Wenger was criticised by Neville earlier this week...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal transfer news and rumours: 'Arsene Wenger now...

Arsenal transfer gossip: Wenger is still desperate for a new attacker, and...
6h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.