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  1. "Difficult to know" if Ferrari should keep Raikkonen - HakkinenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Two-time Formula 1 champion Mika Hakkinen believes it is "difficult to know" whether Ferrari should retain Kimi Raikkonen beyond the end of 2015. Despite the Finn's strong start to the year, including a first trip to the podium in Bahrain since he rejoined the Scuderia, Team principal Maurizio Arrivabene is in no hurry to sign a fresh contract with Raikkonen , and has made no secret of the fact that he wishes to use the uncertainty as a means to ensure the 'Iceman' maintains his current level of performance.

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  2. Realistic 2015 Expectations for Fernando Alonso After Bahrain Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BleacherReport

    ... exposed the F14-T's lack of straight-line speed, and Alonso, having been out-qualified by new team-mate Kimi Raikkonen in what would prove to be a rare inter-team victory for the Finn, was virtually non-existent in the race. While Lewis Hamilton and ...

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  3. Power Ranking the Formula 1 Teams After 2015 Bahrain Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BleacherReport

    ... race of the year was also the first night race. Ferrari again proved Mercedes' closest competitors, with Kimi Raikkonen passing Nico Rosberg just two laps from the end to finish second. The brake problems suffered by both Silver Arrows are a real ...

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  4. Horner says Red Bull needs up to 9 engines this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland, Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, Williams driver Felipe Massa of Brazil and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. PARIS - Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says his drivers need up to nine engines this season following a complicated start for both Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat.

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  5. Mercedes wants Hamilton deal done before Spanish Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | AutoWeek

    ... Arrivabene appears to be enjoying the Hamilton rumors, as he says every driver wants a red cockpit, while Kimi Raikkonen performs best when under pressure. Asked if he has a say in whether it will be Raikkonen or Hamilton at Ferrari next year, ...

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  6. Horner Worried Red Bull Needs up to 9 Engines This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ABC News

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland, Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, Williams driver Felipe Massa of Brazil and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. Close Red Bull team principal Christian Horner is worried that his drivers will need up to nine engines this season following a complicated start for both Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat.

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  7. The Midweek ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sky Sports

    Mercedes' brake problems in Bahrain are testament to just how hard they are being pushed by Ferrari, according to the guests on this week's edition of the Midweek Report. Both Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton endured brake issues during the final stages of the desert race, with Rosberg subsequently caught and passed by the Scuderia's Kimi Raikkonen and Hamilton's ailing car crossing the line just three seconds ahead of the Finn.

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  8. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | BleacherReport

    Mercedes will take a relaxed approach to their power unit development programme despite the looming spectre of an increasingly competitive Ferrari team. Though it's unlikely the Scuderia will be able to match Mercedes at every circuit, Kimi Raikkonen came close to snatching victory from Lewis Hamilton at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

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  9. Analysis: Why engines are an easy scapegoat for F1 woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Motorsport.com

    ... and Rene Arnoux. While the 2015 Bahrain race might not have lived up to those dizzying heights, watching Kimi Raikkonen closing in on a struggling Rosberg was a nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat moment, counting the gains made by the driver with every ...

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  10. Which bright spark caused this?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Sky Sports

    ... The FIA first experimented with the titanium plates in Austria last year on the cars of Nico Rosberg and Kimi Raikkonen. The change was made on safety grounds with the titanium skid plates thought to be less likely to detach than previous metal ...

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  11. Is Raikkonen asleep? Ferrari ponder new dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Formula 1 Blog

    As Ferrari celebrate a podium finish in Bahrain from Kimi Raikkonen, the talk now centers on his contract renewal and if the 2007 champ will be retained by the Scuderia. According to team boss Maurizio Arrivebene, it's a blank sheet of paper now and he likes when Kimi is awake and alert instead of falling asleep with apathy toward his career and performance: "He has demonstrated he's a great driver so if you're asking now if he deserves to renew the option, I'm going to say yes.

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  12. Kimi Raikkonen considered quitting Formula One after 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | AutoWeek

    ... 100 percent," a source close to the 2007 world champion is now quoted as saying by the Spanish daily Marca. Kimi Raikkonen will need to prove in 2015 that he deserves another year at Ferrari. That is the warning of new Ferrari team boss Maurizio ...

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  13. 5 of the Most Interesting Radio Messages from Bahrain Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | BleacherReport

    ... strategy as he sat on the grid, preparing to lead the field away from pole position. Meanwhile, second-placed Kimi Raikkonen tried his best to throw his Ferrari team's strategy in jeopardy by doing the unthinkable, claiming he was faster than ...

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  14. Formula 1's Driver Power Rankings After 2015 Bahrain Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | BleacherReport

    ... with a gutsy, aggressive drive to third. He probably would have secured second had a brake failure not gifted Kimi Raikkonen Behind them, Valtteri Bottas bounced back after an unspectacular start to the season, finishing fourth for Williams. But the ...

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  15. F1 ACCESS22 Apr 2015 Say what? The best of race radio in BahrainRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Formula1.com

    "Come on, blue flags! They just don't want to move, these people!" From Kimi Raikkonen at his feisty and laconic best, to Sebastian Vettel turning the air blue and Carlos Sainz playing mechanic, we bring you the best sound bites from the Bahrain weekend... Sebastian Vettel turns the air blue and the track red after losing his front wing in a collision with Force India's Sergio Perez in the closing stages of FP2. Spanish rookie Carlos Sainz lets out a series of happy noises as he squeezes into Q3 for the second time this season.

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  16. Formula 1 - Mercedes chief predicts Nico Rosberg r aRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Yahoo!

    ... rival Lewis Hamilton , Rosberg put in an aggressive performance at Sakhir. The German lost third place to Kimi Raikkonen at the start, but snatched the position back before passing the other Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel for second. Rosberg was twice ...

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  17. The season is still very long - RosbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Motorsport.com

    ... a race punctuated by overtaking moves, but he ultimately finished third due to a brake problem that allowed Kimi Raikkonen to pass unhindered in the closing stages. "I don't even care if it's Kimi or Seb [Vettel] overtaking me, and the distance to ...

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  18. Hamilton ends 20-year relationship with AraiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Motorsport.com

    ... page left little to the imagination when it noted: "Fabulous results for our Bell drivers Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen at Bahrain GP 2015."

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  19. Examining Raikkonen v VettelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Sky Sports

    Sky F1's Mark Hughes examines the battle for supremacy at Ferrari, why the SF15-T suits both Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen, and the subtle changes that inspire performance gains... The performances of Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen has been particularly illuminating in the first four races of the season. As ever with drivers of this calibre, differences between them are invariably accounted not so much by any significant difference in their ability but in how the way they naturally drive dovetails with the traits of the car.

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  20. What bright spark caused this?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Sky Sports

    ... The FIA first experimented with the titanium plates in Austria last year on the cars of Nico Rosberg and Kimi Raikkonen. The change was made on safety grounds with the titanium skid plates thought to be less likely to detach than previous metal ...

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