Ask nicely, Kimi! Raikkonen's short and simple Christmas list
Kimi Raikkonen may have found himself on Santa Claus' naughty list following this outburst from the 2017 Formula One season.
The Finn, a prickly character at the best of times, finished fourth in this year's drivers standings, 112 points worse off than Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel and a whopping 158 behind world champion Lewis Hamilton.
His mood was hardly improved when he found himself without two key pieces of equipment as he trundled down the pit lane in Baku in June.
Not sure Father Christmas will deliver unless you ask nicely, Kimi...
Dear Santa, for Christmas I would like:-- Formula 1 (@F1) December 23, 2017
Love from Kimi pic.twitter.com/njuIKgRbNA
Meanwhile, the rest of the F1 paddock was in full festive spirit as Hamilton and Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas opened their secret Santa gifts from Carlos Sainz and Max Verstappen.
Bottas, perhaps understandably, was less than impressed with his present.