Tis the Season! How F1 Drivers Celebrated Christmas 2021

Published 12/26/2021, 4:19 AM EST


The 2021 season is over for F1. After an intense, dramatic, and thrilling season, all the drivers kicked back and went home to recharge their batteries. Many F1 drivers, including Max Verstappen, Valtteri Bottas, Kimi Raikkonen, celebrated Christmas with their families.

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Each of them celebrated the festival in a different way. Kimi, who retired from the sport at the end of the season, is vacationing with his wife and kids and posted a family picture of them relaxing by the ocean.

” Happy Holidays,” wrote the former world champion while wishing everyone on the festival.

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F1 world champion Max Verstappen celebrates Christmas with the Piquets

The 2021 world champion celebrated Christmas with his girlfriend Kelly and her family. We can see the Red Bull driver playing football with Kelly’s brother and former F1 driver, Nelson Piquet Jr. Kelly took to social media to share a photo of her and Max and wished everyone.

 

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Daniel Ricciardo celebrated Christmas alone as he is in quarantine. He took to social media to share a picture from the Home Alone movie to wish everyone Merry Christmas.

Valtteri Bottas celebrated Christmas in Finland with his girlfriend Tiffany Cromwell. The former Mercedes driver even dressed up as Santa Claus to celebrate the festival.

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Mick Schumacher also took to Instagram to wish everyone for Christmas. He posted a picture with his dog while wishing his fans on the festival.

It is refreshing to see the drivers happy and having fun with their families on Christmas. They will soon begin their preparations for the 2022 season, which starts in March.

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Devang Chauhan

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Devang Chauhan is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication, he has a keen eye for writing engaging and detailed articles on F1. Previously a writer for Sports Social's 'Chase Your Sport' Magazine, Devang has been an ardent follower of the sport for over a decade and has attended two editions of the Indian Grand Prix.

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