Mick Schumacher was left without a seat haas, became a Mercedes tester and will now drive in the WEC with Alpine. The doors in Formula 1 have closed for him… at least for now. Because he is convinced that by 2025 he could have a chance.
The son of the mythical Michael Schumacher The reasons why he lost his position are not explained. He assures that “something went wrong”, but that everything happened “too quickly.” He expressed this in an interview with the official Formula 1 website.
“I think the important thing for me was not to be out of the car for too long and that’s why we have tried to find a place where we can race next year. It won’t be for F1, however, I will maintain very close ties with F1 and I hope that this will allow me to show the people in the paddock that I still deserve a chance,” says the German.
“I’m still here as a reserve (at Mercedes). So something went wrong and sometimes it’s a bit difficult to understand. I know I have to convince other people that I’m worthy of a position. It’s a bit of a difficult situation, but By 2025 there are many more vacancies“Details Mick.
It was in Abu Dhabi 2022 when he found out that Haas took away his seat. In the last race of the year. “It was just the day before last weekend started…” she says.
And he regrets the treatment he received from the North American team: “Everything happened quite late, but that’s Formula 1…”