Raikkonen to be honoured on Finnish stamps 14 Aug 2008
Finlands postal service is to celebrate the success of the countrys reigning Formula One world champion, Kimi Raikkonen, with a special sheet of stamps to be issued next month.
The stamps, released as part of a series to help mark the Finnish postal services 370th birthday, include images of Raikkonen on track for Ferrari and on the podium celebrating victory at this years Malaysian Grand Prix. The pictures are accompanied by the text F1 World Champion 07 Kimi Raikkonen.
Raikkonen will be presented with his own special copy of the stamps on September 4 - a day before their official release - at Belgiums Spa-Francorchamps circuit, immediately ahead of that weekends Belgian Grand Prix.