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Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Lotus. Lotus T127 Launch, Royal Horticultural Halls, London, 12 February 2010.
 
The helmet of Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Team Lotus. Formula One Testing, Day 1, Jerez, Spain, Thursday 10 February 2011.
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Date of birth   19 October 1981
Place of Birth Suomussalmi, Finland
Height  
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Grand Prix Debut 2007Australain GP
World Titles 0
Grand Prix Wins 1
Pole Positions 1
Fastest Laps 2
N0. of Podiums 4
Total career points 105
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ABOUT HEIKKI KOVALAINEN  
Kovalainen's career began in kart racing, much like that of many other Formula One drivers. He competed in karting from 1991 to 2000, during which time he finished runner-up in the Finnish Formula A championship in 1999 and 2000. In 2000 he won the Nordic championship and the Paris-Bercy Elf Masters event, as well as finished third in the World Formula Super A Championship, leading him to be elected as the Finnish Kart Driver of the Year. Kovalainen began his car racing career in the British Formula Renault Championship, which fellow Finn Kimi Räikkönen had won in 2000 before moving straight into Formula One with Sauber. ovalainen attracted the support of the Renault Driver Development programme and in 2002 moved up to the British Formula Three Championship with Fortec Motorsport who used Renault engines.
 
 
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Team Lotus was the motorsport sister company of English sports car manufacturer Lotus Cars. The team ran cars in many motorsport series including Formula One, Formula Two, Formula Ford, Formula Junior, IndyCar and sports car racing. More than ten years after its last race Team Lotus remains one of the most successful racing teams of all time, winning seven Formula One Constructors' titles, six Drivers' Championships, and the Indianapolis 500 in the United States, between 1962 and 1978. Under the direction of founder and Chief Designer Colin Chapman Lotus was
 
 
   
   
Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Lotus. Lotus T127 Launch, Royal Horticultural Halls, London, 12 February 2010.
   
  Jarno Trulli (ITA) Lotus. Formula One World Championship, Rd 1, Bahrain Grand Prix, Preparations, Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir, Bahrain, Thursday 11 March 2010.  
   
  Jarno Trulli (ITA) Team Lotus T128. Formula One Testing, Day 2, Jerez, Spain, Friday 11 February 2011.  
   
   
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  Heikki Kovalainen - One fo the two faces behind the Lotus T128  
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Jarno Trulli - The second face behind the Lotus T128
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  Lotus T128 Technical Details.  
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  David Hunt (GBR) Roger Cowman Racing (Left). 1988 International Formula 3000 Championship.  
  HEIKKI KOVALAINEN`S RACING CAREER    
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2011 Formula 1 Lotus Racing  
2010 Formula 1 Lotus Racing 20th
2009 Formula 1 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes   12th
2008 Formula 1 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 7th
2007 Formula 1 ING Renault F1 Team  7th
2006 Formula 1 Test Driver Mild Seven Renault F1 Team  
2005 GP2 Series  Arden International  2nd
2004 World Series by Nissan  Pons Racing  1st
2003 World Series by Nissan Gabord Competición  2nd
2002 Masters of Formula 3 Fortec Motorsport 4th
  Korea Super Prix Fortec Motorsport 14th
  Macau Grand Prix Fortec Motorsport 2nd
  British Formula Three Fortec Motorsport 3rd
2001 Korea Super Prix Fortec Motorsport 25th
  Macau Grand Prix Fortec Motorsport 8th
  Formula Renault 2000 UK Fortec Motorsport 4th
       
       
       
       
 
Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Renault R27. Formula One World Championship, Rd17, Brazilian Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Interlagos, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday 20 October 2007.
 
  Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) Fortec Motorsport. Macau Formula Three Grand Prix. 13 - 17 November 2002, Macau Guia Circuit, Macau, China. DIGITAL IMAGE.  
  Heikki Kovalainen (FIN) won both Silverstone rounds of the day. Silverstone, England. 9 September 2001. BEST IMAGE BEST IMAGE  
 
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Luca Badoer (ITA) Ferrari F60. Formula One World Championship, Rd 12, Belgian Grand Prix, Practice Day, Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Friday 28 August 2009.
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