Though there’s no race to discuss from this past week’s news, unlike last week, there is the Kimi Raikkonen bombshell, #F1Chat, and other F1 news to review.
Kimi Raikkonen To Have Back Surgery, Sit Out Final Two 2013 Races
Lotus announced yesterday that fan favorite, world championship winning, feisty Finn, and underpaid star driver Kimi Raikkonen would not be racing in the final two races of the 2013 season. He will be off to Ferrari next year, leaving his retirement on the first lap of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix his final result with Lotus.
Bernie Ecclestone Makes YouTube Sensation, Gains a Bit In High Court Case
Bernie Ecclestone had a bit of trouble with a revolving door while attending the High Court in London, but gained as well. The claimant damages were reduced by $30 billion, as explained through the link.
Don’t forget to participate in #F1Chat later today, read the discussion questions here.