Kimi Raikkonen visits Coronation


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World famous Formula 1 race car driver Kimi "The Ice Man" Raikkonen of the Scuderia Ferrari team made a special visit to Coronation Elementary School in Côte des Neiges June 6 on the eve of the Grand Prix of Canada at Ile Notre-Dame. Coronation's world championship robotics team put on a special "race car" demonstration. Bridgestone Firestone Canada, the instigator of the visit and official tire supplier to all F1 teams, brought its Ferrari F1 show car and, a F1 race simulator. This year Räikkönen, a native of Finland, replaced seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher on the Ferrari team. He has won nine F1 races, including the Grand Prix du Canada in Montreal in 2005.