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Alongside Mick, Another Schumacher Name Could Be Joining F1 Soon

Alongside Mick, Another Schumacher Name Could Be Joining F1 Soon

The Schumacher family’s desire of taking the popular name back to Formula 1 will incorporate a second member this year, with David Schumacher venturing up full time to the FIA F3 Championship.

The 18-year-old child of previous F1 driver Ralf Schumacher, and the cousin of Prema F2 charger Mick Schumacher, has been joined by the Charouz Racing System Czech outfit for a full crusade in the feeder arrangement.

The German – whose father Ralf drove in F1 for Jordan, Williams, and Toyota, taking six wins.

Schumacher – who began his single-seater profession in F4 in 2018. He won three rounds of the 2019 Formula Regional European Championship. Then, he made his F3 debut last season when he dashed with Campos in the series’ season finale in Sochi, supplanting the harmed Alex Peroni.

He at that point joined Charouz for the difficult FIA F3 World Cup in Macau where he completed 21st.

David Schumacher on his F3 Debut

I feel really happy and grateful to make the step up to FIA Formula 3 full-time with Charouz,” Schumacher said.

I drove two events at the end of last year and that was good preparation for the season ahead. And got to learn more about the car, and that’s valuable as we don’t have many practice opportunities during race weekends. I think we can make a step forward this season and I will try and finish as high as possible.

Nearby Schumacher, Charouz will run experienced Finnish racer Niko Kari and Japanese-brought into the world Brazilian new kid on the block Igor Fraga.

The FIA Formula 3 Championship, which races on Formula 1’s help bill, will commence on March 21 in Bahrain.

Mick Schumacher’s journey

Mick Schumacher needs to show what he can truly do in 2020 – and rapidly – if all he’s to keep alive the fantasy about after his well-known dad into Grand Prix dashing.

The 20-year-old secured the FIA F3 Euro title from Dan Ticktum in 2018. It earned him a spot in the lofty Ferrari Driver Academy. Also a full-time race seat in a year ago’s Formula 2 title.

Notwithstanding, he neglected to have a lot of introductory effect in the support series. A run of misfortune implied he completed in an inaccessible twelfth spot in the last drivers’ standings. In spite of the fact that he clinched a maiden race triumph at the Hungaroring en route.

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