Two years after leaving Ferrari, Raikkonen will re-taste the pole position this year. He joined the Lotus F1 team.
Seeing the competition antarpembalap current, the Finnish rider tries realistic. He could not compete with the target’s top racers like Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso or Lewis Hamilton.
“I’m hoping to fight in the middle of the board,” said Raikkonen told the BBC.
“But this is not going to be a drama. This is no different from my last year at Ferrari,” he said.
Raikkonen added, he was dreaming can be world champion again. But, it’s not his main motivation back to the F1 track.
“Of course the championship is the goal. Good to try it, but I do not obsess about world champion again or not,” he said.