Mika Hakkinen: Race of my life
In the second instalment of our new festive special, two-time Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen recounts his greatest race - and the sensation of thinking he'd thrown it all away five laps from the end
Monaco GP, May 24 1998
For me, Monaco in 1998 was definitely the best. Physically and psychologically the whole race was about working on millimetres and details and looking after the car, not making mistakes.
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