2007 F1 world champion Kimi Raikkonen looks set to take a sabbatical in 2010, before possibly returning with Red Bull Racing in 2011.
The Finn had been in discussions about returning to McLaren, but those talks have fallen through.
So will F1 be poorer without the 'Ice-man'?
Or has the ex-Ferrari man had his day?
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