Kimi......don't go to the F team!!!! SOB!

Kimi R and Mclaren Mercedes have enjoyed a successful relationship for the past 5 years achieving nine victories, ten pole positions and scored 321 World Championship points. Only 2 drivers in F1 at the moment enjoy longer relationships with their teams than Kimi and Mclaren Mercedes.

The team has a number of options for the remaining seat alongside World Champion Fernando Alonso for 2007 and will make an announcement prior to the end of the year.Following the announcement regarding his future, the Team would like to thank Kimi for his contribution and wish him the very best. Whilst Kimi's 2007 plans are now announced both Kimi and the Team recognise there is still a job to do this season and will continue to push hard.