Raikkonen and Lotus: Opinion dividers
Paddock opinion has been polarised about Kimi Raikkonen, Romain Grosjean and Lotus this year, as Tony Dodgins explains
Just before the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix the word on the street, not to mention the internet, was that Lotus had some financial issues.
The rumour was that salary payments were late, and one of them may have been Kimi Raikkonen's. These things are easily top-spun, but generally there's no smoke without fire.
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