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10 Of The Best Kimi Raikkonen Quotes Ever

Kimi Raikkonen always says it how it is, which is exactly why he's so popular. To celebrate the Iceman's cool, here are our favourite quotes from him!

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10 Of The Best Kimi Raikkonen Quotes Ever - Formula 1

You may remember that we’ve already looked at why F1 would suck without Kimi Raikkonen. We also showed you highlights of the 2007 world champion’s career, and now we’re bringing you the best Kimi Raikkonen quotes:

1. That's where he went

Martin Brundle: “Kimi, you missed the presentation by Pele.”
Kimi Raikkonen: “Yeah.”
MB: “Will you get over it?”
KM: “Yeah. I was having a sh*t.”

2. Classic Kimi

“Leave me alone, I know what I’m doing.”

3. Kimi's Nascar debut

“We’re so f**king sh*t, it’s unbelievable.”

4. Yawn

10 Of The Best Kimi Raikkonen Quotes Ever - Formula 1

Interviewer: “The most exciting moment during the race weekend?”
Kimi Raikkonen: “I think so it’s the race start, always.”
Interviewer: “The most boring?”
KR: “Now.”

5. He doesn't care

Interviewer: “Kimi, what happened?”
Kimi Raikkonen: “I spun.”
Interviewer: “And a bit of a disaster then for you and for a few others with the yellow flags?”
KR: “I don’t care what happened to the others.”

6. You don't say

Image source: LAT/turkiyef1
Image source: LAT/turkiyef1

Interviewer: “What kind of a relationship do you have with Peter Sauber?”
Kimi Raikkonen: “He is my boss.”

7. He is great with sponsors

Image source: KimiRaikkonenSpace
Image source: KimiRaikkonenSpace

Interviewer: ”What makes TAG Heuer special?”
Kimi Raikkonen: “It’s okay.”

8. What about the fun media events?

Image source: Scuderia Ferrari
Image source: Scuderia Ferrari

“Driving is the only thing I love about F1.”

9. Reluctant to answer

Interviewer: “Who wants to start with that one, Kimi?”
Kimi Raikkonen: “No, I don’t want to”

10. What are Kimi's thoughts on helmets?

10 Of The Best Kimi Raikkonen Quotes Ever - Formula 1

“It protects my head.”

Got any other classic quotes from Kimi? Let us know in the comments!