Lotus preview the German GP

Date published: July 4 2013

Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean look to bounce back from disappointing outings at Silverstone…

Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean look to bounce back from disappointing outings at Silverstone.

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Kimi Raikkonen

Q: Kimi, what is it about Germany that hasn’t been kind to you in the past?
KR: “I don’t know, maybe I did something bad in a former life? I have always enjoyed driving in Germany, but the problem is that luck has never been on my side there and something has always happened to stop me winning. I’ve got four poles to show my speed on German soil, but six retirements at this race haven’t been what I wanted.”

Q: Does it set you more of a challenge to have raced in Formula 1 in Germany 16 times, but never won?
KR: “Not really. A race is just a race and you always try to do your best. Obviously in the past both circuits – the N