Lotus F1 Team, Kimi Raikkonen running, Valencia, 23-01-12

Kimi Raikkonen, Lotus F1 Team’s new driver, was back at the wheel of an F1 car for the first time since 2009 today, in Valencia.
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The seating position in a Formula One car is nothing like what we know in road cars. The driver’s feet will point upwards and visibility always is critical as they need to be as low as possible in the car not to compromise its centre of gravity. Nico explains how it feels in the car.