When Kimi Raikkonen led Ferrari to the title
With the Finn making a comeback to racing giants, MiD DAY recaps his most successful year with Ferrari
18th March, 2007
Raikkonen began the season’s first race with a bang. The Finn finished first with McLaren-Mercedes’ Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton finished second and third respectively.
1st July, 2007
The Flying Finn took some time to register his second win with Ferrari. It was a Ferrari 1-2 here with teammate Felipe Massa finishing in second spot. McLaren’s Hamilton was third.
8th July, 2007
In another stunning Raikkonen finished ahead of the Mclaren-Mercedes team once again. Mclarens’ Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton finished second and third respectively.
16th September, 2007
It was a Ferrari 1-2 once again as Raikkonen and teammate Felipe Massa finished in the first and second spot respectively. Mclaren-Mercedes’ finished in third place.
7th October, 2007
Raikkonen’s Ferrari was once again hotly chased by Mclaren-Mercedes’ Fernando Alonso who eventually finished in second place. Ferrari’s Massa came home in third spot.
21st October, 2007
Raikkonen won the season’s last race to become world champion with 110 points — one point more than McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton (109 pts). Ferrari (204 pts) won the constructors’ prize .