The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team have confirmed that they may be interested in bringing Kimi Raikkonen back to the outfit where he began his career in 2001. The Iceman who currently drives for Ferrari is expected to leave the Maranello based outfit at the end of the season with Ferrari opting to promote their young driver and current Sauber driver CharleS LeClerc.
Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team Principal Frederic Vasseur says that the decision on their 2019 line-up would be based on performance and not sentimentality.
Raikkonen who has had no comment about his Formula One future amid the rumors regarding LeClerc is currently third in the championship having scored a number of podiums so far this season and has helped Ferrari to lead the constructors championship.
Speaking in Germany ahead of this weekend’s Grand Prix, Vasseur said that he wants the best possible line-up available.