BERLIN, Germany – Mick Schumacher will proceed to race for the Haas staff within the 2022 Formulation One season, it was confirmed Thursday.
The 22-year-old German is the son of seven-time former world champion Michael Schumacher, who has not been seen in public since struggling head accidents in a snowboarding accident in 2013.
“By being a part of the Formulation 1 area, I’m dwelling my dream,” mentioned Schumacher in a Haas assertion.
“The primary 12 months along with Haas F1 may be very thrilling and instructive, and I’m certain I can carry all of the expertise I’ve gained into the approaching 12 months.”
Forward of this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix in Sochi, the American racing staff additionally confirmed Russia’s Nikita Mazepin will proceed with the outfit subsequent 12 months.
After successful the Formulation Two world title in 2020, Schumacher made his F1 debut in March, however has but to complete within the prime ten of his 14 races to this point.
His greatest end result was twelfth on the Hungarian Grand Prix final month.
Haas hopes to have a extra aggressive automobile subsequent season underneath the brand new technical rules.
“With the ambitions of the racing staff and the help of Ferrari, I clearly consider we will get nearer to the sector and combat for factors,” mentioned Schumacher, who can be a part of the Ferrari academy.
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