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    Raikkonen reportedly negotiating F1 return with Renault
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    Kimi contemplates getting back on the horse after a year's hiatus
    What's the matter, four world champions on the same grid not enough for you? Well next year could bring even more, if the latest reports pan out. In addition to world champions Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button, Fernando Alonso and ...

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    Report: Kimi Raikkonen to stay in WRC for another season
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    Contract negotiations in Formula One always come down to a wild card or two. And though we're barely halfway through the current championship, for the coming season, that wild card appears to belong to Kimi Raikkonen. The 2007 F1 champ defected to the World Rally Championship when he didn't like ...

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    Will Schumacher re-retire at season's end? Ecclestone, Stewart think so
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    Michael Schumacher's triumphant comeback has been anything but. The seven-time world champion has been consistently outpaced by his junior team-mate Nico Rosberg, who most recently scored a podium finish at this past weekend's British Grand Prix while Schumi could manage no better than ninth. The ...

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    Pirelli reportedly wooing Kimi Raikkonen to test new F1 tires
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    Kimi Raikkonen hasn't been connected to an Italian manufacturer in Formula One since leaving Ferrari at the end of last season, but that could change if the latest reports are accurate. Pirelli was recently confirmed as the official tire supplier for F1 starting next season. As such, it'll need ...

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    Renault F1 looks to sign big names for next season
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    With Robert Kubica's contract up for renewal at the end of this season, speculation has been rampant around the F1 paddock as to where he'll end up next. The highly rated Polish driver debuted with BMW-Sauber in 2006 after winning the Formula Renault 3.5 title the year before, and went on to land ...

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    What next for Kimi Raikkonen?
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    Every F1 season has its wild cards, but in his typical style, few have proven as wild as Kimi Raikkonen. When Ferrari cut his contract short at the end of last season, the 2007 world champion – who came within spitting distance of stealing the title in 2003 and 2005 too – shocked the ...

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    Video: Ken vs. Kimi, showdown in Portugal
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    Ken Block and Kimi Raikkonen at Rally Portugal – Click above to view video after the jump
    Ken Block is still slugging his way through his first season in the World Rally Championship. America's rally golden boy is dead last in the point standings with a big goose-egg on the leader board, ...

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    REPORT: Red Bull to place Raikkonen, Loeb and Coulthard in Peugeot 908 HDi at Le Mans
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    Peugeot 908 HDi – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Motorsports of late have been gripped by the crossover of racing drivers from one discipline to another, but one of the most established migrations in motor racing has always been between Formula One and Le Mans. The great (but ...

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    Umlautfest: Kimi Räikkönen signs with Citroën Red Bull rally team
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    Kimi Räikkönen is now a WRC driver. The Flying Finn will pilot one of two Citroën CR4 Junior Team cars with Kaj Lindström as his co-driver. It's been in the works for a while, and from the sounds of it, no one appears to have any doubts that Raikkonen will do well there. Team ...

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    Universal Soldiers: F1 aces Raikkonen, Vettel and Kubica lured by rallying
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    It used to be that a racing driver would pick his form of motorsport at the beginning of his career and stick with it for the duration. Sure, there have been a few notable exceptions – especially among the Finns – but these days, it seems as if the exceptions are gaining on the norm. ...

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    REPORT: Ferrari figures Raikkonen, Schumacher and Montezemolo to leave their F1 posts
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    The times they are a-changin' in Maranello. As if the departures of Michael Schumacher, Ross Brawn and Jean Todt over the past few years wasn't enough to shake things up for the Scuderia, a new round of change-ups is looming on the horizon. First up is Kimi Raikkonen, the 2007 World Champion who ...

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    Mo' Money, Fewer Problems: Can Raikkonen earn more by not racing?
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    If you scoffed at the notion that unionized auto workers were being paid not to work, you're going to love this one: According to reports emerging from Europe, Kimi Raikkonen could stand to make more money next year if he doesn't race than if he does. The bizarre circumstance comes down to the ...

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    End of Year Shuffle: 14 Formula One teams swap drivers for 2010
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    If you thought the series of driver changes in the middle of this ongoing Formula One season was something, it's nothing compared to the grand game of musical chairs expected to ensue as the season draws to a close. With BMW closing up shop, several new teams joining the grid and at least a ...

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    Officially Official: Fernando Alonso signs with Ferrari F1 for three years
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    digg_url = 'http://digg.com/motorsport/Official_Fernando_Alonso_Signs_With_Ferrari_F1_For_3_Years'; In a deal that seems to have been years in the making, Ferrari has finally made an official announcement: Fernando Alonso will be driving for the Prancing Horse in 2010. Rumors of Alonso going to ...

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    REPORT: Ferrari F1 set to announce Alonso acquisition
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    Apparently, the long-rumored Fernando Alonso to Ferrari announcement is now all but official. According to a report from the BBC, the 28-year-old driver has signed a two-year contract with options to extend that will earn the Spaniard a tidy salary of roughly 19 to 25 million euros ($27 to $36 ...

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    Rumormill: Raikkonen could be back at McLaren in 2010
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    According to British newspaper the Mirror, Kimi Raikkonen could be driving for McLaren next year. The Iceman drove for Ron Dennis' outfit from 2002 to 2006 and scored plenty of victories but couldn't get the World Championship. Then he left for Ferrari in 2007 where he promptly won the World ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: Reversals of Fortune at the 2009 Belgian Grand Prix
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    2009 Belgian Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    You asked for it, you got it, racing fans. For decades, Formula One has been dominated by a handful of teams. The world titles have been shared between Ferrari, McLaren, Renault (formerly known as Benetton) and Williams since ...

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    Rumormill: Raikkonen to leave Ferrari for new Fiat rally team, VW to follow?
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    Raikkonen drives Rally Finland in a Fiat Punto Abarth
    The World Rally Championship is targeting the participation of four major manufacturers within the next two seasons, and according to the latest scuttlebutt, they just might get what they are wishing for. At the turn of the millennium, the ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: Of Champions and Shadows at the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix
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    2009 Hungarian Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Jenson Button and his Brawn GP team cast a dominating shadow over the start of this year's Formula One World Championship, taking the checkered flag at six out of the seven races this season to take a commanding lead for the ...

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    REPORT: Kimi Räikkönen set to retire from F1 after 2009 season
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    Rumors are heating up that Ferrari Formula One driver Kimi Räikkönen will walk away from the grand prix circus at the end of the 2009 season. If the 2007 World Champion does quit, it would free up his seat for two-time champion Fernando Alonso. You'll recall that there's been talk of ...

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