Kimi Raikkonen wins Abu Dhabi Grand Prix


TNI Bureau: Lotus F1 Team’s Kimi Raikkonen scored an upset victory in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – his first F1 title in three years. Fernando Alonso of Ferrari finished second, while defending F1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel finished third.

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Lewis Hamilton, who led the race, was forced to retire following a power failure on his car. Despite securing third position, Vettel still leads the World Championship race.

Raikkonen had won the Belagian Grand Prix in 2009 – his previous F1 title. He has so far won 19 F1 races in his career. For Lotus, it’s the first victory since Ayrton Senna won the title in 1987.

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