“He deserves a chance this weekend and hopefully we will see him more often this year than just this Friday. And I hope he will be able to get a seat for next year, ”said the four-time champion, who is under contract with Ferrari.
“It is clear that he is having a great season as the leader of the Formula 2 championship. I hope he will be rewarded for that. ”
33-year-old Vettel described his countryman 12 years his junior as “a great boy.” “I really like him and I am sure he has a bright future. So this is probably just a kind of kick-off for him. ”
Alfa Romeo announced early last week that Schumacher will take over from Italian Antonio Giovinazzi in the first free practice session.
In the new Formula 1 podcast, Erik van Haren and Christijan Albers look ahead to the upcoming Grand Prix in Germany. It is also extensively about the departure of Honda and the future of Max at Red Bull:
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