Formula One News » F1 2013 β Kimi Raikkonen confirmed at Ferrari Posted on 11/09/2013
Kimi Raikkonen has been confirmed as a Ferrari driver and has revealed he is βreally happyβ to be returning to the Italian based team.
Ferrari issued a statement stating βScuderia Ferrari announces that it has reached an agreement with Kimi Raikkonen. The Finn will join Fernando Alonso in the driver line-up for the next two racing seasons.β
Raikkonen said βI am really happy to be returning to Maranello where I previously spent three fantastic and very successful years, I have so many memories of my time at Ferrari, memories which have stayed with me these past years, first and foremost, winning the World Championship title in 2007, which was really unforgettable.β
βI canβt wait to be driving a Prancing Horse car again and to reacquaint myself with so many people with whom I had such close links, as well as working with Fernando, whom I consider a great driver, in order to bring the team the success it deserves.β
Kimi Raikkonen will replace Felipe Massa who revealed on Twitter he is departing from the team.