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WATCH: Kimi Raikkonen previews the Silverstone Grand Prix

2018-07-05 16:00

Robin Classen

Image: AFP / Jose Jordan

With the Formula 1 triple header getting underway this weekend, The 'Iceman' Kimi Raikkonen gives a bit of insight about the upcoming Silverstone grand prix.

Lewis Hamilton returns to his home ground and will be looking to bounce back from last week's nightmare showing where both himself and team mate Valtteri Bottas failed to finish the race.

All roads lead to Silverstone

Kimi knows the 52 lap circuit well having finished third in this race in 2017. He notes the Copse, Becketts and Stowe sections as crucial for overtaking and improving overall lap time.

There are fast and technical sections and will go a long way in determining the grid positions during the race.

READ: Hamilton and Mercedes bidding to bounce back at Silverstone

Sebastian Vettel will be hoping to crash the homecoming party and extend his lead in the championship standings.

Also, this is probably the most we've heard Kimi talk.

Check out what Kimi Raikkonen has to say about the upcoming race:


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