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Kimi Raikkonen on slower lap times: 'If it’s more exciting nobody cares'

Kimi Raikkonen would rather closer racing in Formula 1 to the cars setting faster lap times. The new 2021 rule changes have made the cars better at following each other but they might be a bit slower than the current cars. The Alfa Romeo driver doesn't think this matters as long as cars can overtake.  “I don’t think three, four, five seconds makes any difference,” said Raikkonen to RaceFans. “Like if you take qualifying, yes, we are fast. But you take the race we are probably five, six seconds with fuel and everything else. Read more 2021 rule change: Teams need to use rookie drivers for two FP1 sessions “I think even if we are 10 seconds slower, for...
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