Kimi Raikkonen with Marco Mattiacci
Formula 1′s silly season gathered steam at the Silverstone test this week, where Ferrari junior and Marussia racer Jules Bianchi is stepping in for the injured Kimi Raikkonen who has had a a torrid return to the Maranello outfit spurring speculation he may be on his way out.
Asked if he feels ready even for a race seat in red, Frenchman Bianchi who is a Ferrari protege told Britain's Sky: 'Of course. I am in Formula 1 so I feel ready for everything.'
Team boss Marco Mattiacci, however, denies that Raikkonen – who has struggled to keep up with Fernando Alonso in 2014 – is close to the exit at Maranello.
But the Finn did say ahead of the...
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