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Mick Schumacher

German racing driver

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Formula One racer from Germany who drives for Haas Source: Google

Mick Schumacher is a German Formula One racer who drives for Haas. He is also a Ferrari Driver Academy member and a reserve driver for Scuderia Ferrari.

Parents, Early Life

Mick Schumacher was born on March 22, 1999, to an activist mother, Corinna Schumacher, and a former formula racing hero father, Michael Schumacher.

Despite the fact that the racer claimed German nationality, he was born in the Swiss town of Vufflens-le-Château. In addition, the Swiss-born Schumacher has a sister called Gina-Maria Schumacher.

Already establishing a fascination at an early age, the German aspired to follow in his father’s footsteps and enlisted as a kart driver at the age of nine.

Being the kid of a superstar comes with a lot of baggage, so in order to stay under the radar, Mick used his mother’s maiden name, “Betsch.”

As a result, he began practicing and developing his abilities as Mick Betsch.

 

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Career

Schumacher had to conceal his identity at first to avoid being recognized as a kart driver with authorization. Mick drove the ADAC Kart Masters KF3 Class vehicle in 2011 and 2012. During this period, he finished 9th, 7th, and 3rd all at the same time.

Mick was also a very accomplished kart racer. After competing in the International Junior Kart Championship, the German finished second.

Because of his domestic and international success, the press was quite interested in the young racer.

Jenzer Motorsport invited Schumacher to test drive one of their vehicles. Following that, Van Amersfoort Racing recruited Mick to compete in the formula class for the first time in 2015.

Despite continuing to race in the F4 division, the German chose to change teams and joined Prema Powerteam owing to contacts in the Ferrari Academy.

 

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Rising Career

Despite placing 12th on one occasion in the FIA Formula 3 Championship, Mick became the competition’s third-best rookie.

Moreover, Schumacher’s partnership with Prema Powerteam lasted throughout the 2018 Championship.

For example, the youthful racer began the year with one win out of 15th place at Spa-Francorchamps, a 10th overall finish, and a 67-point deficit to the winner.

Nonetheless, the rest of the season was profitable for him, as he won the competition with a 57-point lead over Dan Ticktum, eight victories, seven pole positions, four fastest laps, and fourteen overall podiums.

Finally, the future champion was ready to advance in class. The FIA Formula 2 Championship awaited him, along with allies Prema Racing Team.

Mick started 10th in Bahrain and finally ended 8th after passing Nobuharu Matsushita, which altered his pole position to 6th.

Unfortunately, owing to a collision and a puncture at Circuit Paul Ricard, the German had to retire from both races.

Formula 2 Driver & Ferrari

Sprinting ahead moved him to fourth place. In Hungary, a reverse-grid pole secured him his maiden Formula 2 victory. In total, the outcome was 12th place overall.

While he still has time to make the first formula class, Mick has extended his partnership with Prema for the next 2021 championships with Ferrari Academy member Robert Schwartzman.

One of the crowning achievements of Schumacher’s career came when Ferrari hired him as their academy driver.

The German will soon follow in his father’s footsteps, and he has frequently emphasized Ferrari’s effect on his life. Mick set a lap time of 1:32:552 for a 30-lap race as a test driver.

Although he still needs more experience before competing against the pros, Schumacher is enjoying his stay at Scuderia Ferrari for the time being.

Mick joined Haas with Nikita Mazepin, a renowned Russian racing driver, for 2021. In Abu Dhabi, he made his Hass debut.

Net Worth

Prior to the surge in popularity of racing sports, drivers paid far less than those in other sports.

Racers eventually began to make a substantial sum with the passage of time, which we believe is too much for their bank accounts to handle.

In all seriousness, Mick Schumacher, a young racer, is already aspiring to be a higher-level professional.

By the age of 22, the German had earned $5 million from his stints as a Formula 4, Formula 3, and Formula 2 driver.

As of now, he has signed a contract extension with Haas and, surely, the soon-to-be racing star. All we can hope for is that Mick creates his own legacy.

Relationship Status

There are currently no sources that confirm Mick’s dating status. He’s probably single. To substantiate this claim, consider all of his popularity and attention, yet there isn’t a companion in sight throughout his wins.

As a result, we must realize that a man as dedicated as Schumacher is focused on establishing his future first, and having a relationship comes second.

Let’s respect his privacy for the time being, and if he decides to open up, we’ll update this area.

Social Media Presence

On Instagram, he is known as @mickschumacher and has 1.7 million followers. He has around 678 Instagram posts. The majority of his Instagram postings are on his professional job.

Schumacher also has 334.5k followers on Twitter as@SchumacherMick. He joined Twitter in August 2017 and has already tweeted 991 times.

Age, Height, Measurements

Mick, who is currently 23 years old, has a future ahead of him. Unlike his father, the little racer is just 5’9″ (1.76 m) tall.

Mick has an athletic physique and is a healthy 60 kg (121 lbs) in weight. Schumacher evidently employed a trainer to be intellectually sharp and physically strong at all times.

 

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FAQ’s

How did Michael Schumacher fare?

When he was skiing in the famed French Alps resort of Meribel Seven with his son Mick, Michael Schumacher, suffered a serious brain injury.

In which championship series will Mick compete in 2021?

Mick will compete in the FIA Formula 1 2021 Championship 2021.

Quick Facts

Full name Mick Schumacher
Birthdate 22 March 1999
Birthplace Vufflens-le-Château, Switzerland
Nickname Mick
Current Residence Unknown
Religion Christian
Nationality German
Ethnicity Mixed
Horoscope Aries
Age 23 years old
Father’s name Michael Schumacher
Mother’s name Corinna Schumacher
Sibling Yes (1 sister)
Education Unknown
Marital status Unmarried
Relationship status Single
Kids No
Height 5’9″ (1.76 m)
Weight 60 kg (121 lbs)
Body type Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Bright Blonde
Build Athletic
Professional Racing Driver
Current Affiliations PREMA, MRF, Mercedes, Ferrari
Salary Under review
Net worth $5 million
Social media FacebookInstagram & Twitter

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Written by Jami Thompson

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