He got the team a Renault
engine contract instead of Cosworth, and although the team is still without a title sponsor, he brought in two pay drivers, whom so far, due to the improved car, performed well above expectations. Senna's 6th place finish was a fine tribute for his legacy. But why did he suddenly resign? Raikkonen - The Finn said after the race that he hoped for more normal races in the future. We don't doubt that he surely does since the Lotus
car probably has world championship potential in it and after two years in the wilderness, Raikkonen is hungry.