Kimi Raikkonen puts his personalised Ferrari F12 car up for sale

Kimi Raikkonen puts his personalised Ferrari F12 car up for sale

Kimi Raikkonen has detailed his personalised Ferrari F12 for sale, with a rate tag of

Kimi Raikkonen has detailed his personalised Ferrari F12 for sale, with a rate tag of close to £2million established for the 2007 Globe Champion’s auto.

Raikkonen’s F12 TDF Earth Winner Edition has been developed with the previous Ferrari driver in brain, with his race variety 7 discreetly placed on the backrest and the roof of the a single-off motor vehicle.

Only 800 F12berlinetta versions had been at any time manufactured, but the former World Champion’s motor vehicle is a special model of the design acquiring been designed exclusively for him.

Luxury seller Carstar AG are providing the Finn’s auto and the fortunate consumer will be having a very well-regarded auto in the motoring environment – owning been preferred as Supercar of the Yr in 2012 by Best Gear Journal.

The commencing selling price for a regular F12 was about £240,000 when the motor vehicle was introduced but, unsurprisingly, the illustrious previous proprietor and customised model will draw in a nine-fold boost on that price.

A 6.3-litre V12 is less than the bonnet, creating close to 780 horsepower, a -60 time of a lot less than 3 seconds and a intended major velocity of close to 210mph.

‘Lightly used’ would be a fair description of Raikkonen’s car too, with the sale listing stating it only has all-around 1,200 miles on the clock.

 

Raikkonen walked away from Components 1 with a lot more race starts than any other driver in historical past, 349 to his title at the end of his profession.

He has not sounded too wistful about leaving the activity possibly, declaring not too long ago he was satisfied to be away from the “bullsh*t” involved with Components 1.

“We know it, but nobody states it. Issues I don’t assume that even should be,” he reported, quoted by Motorsport.com.

“A ton of factors are these kinds of phony items in here. It is great to be out. Mentally, it’s incredibly great to be out of all of that bullsh*t for a while.”

He included he might by no means race in any classification again, but the Sauber Group would be satisfied to aid a racing return in another sequence for the 42-calendar year-aged ought to he so pick out.