MILAN – Mike Schumacher will drive his father Michaelțs 2004 Ferrari around the Mugello circuit on Sunday ahead of a Tuscan Grand Prix celebrating the Italian teamțs 1,000 th Formula One championship race.
The car took German great Michael Schumacher to his record seventh and last world title.
Mick, a member of the Ferrari driver academy, is competitinf in Formula Two and won the feature race at Monza last weekend. He also dorve the F2004 at Kickenheim in 2019 ahead of the German Grand Prix.
Ferrari, the sportțs oldest and most successful team as well as the only one to have competed in every season since the first in 1950, will race in a special retro burgundy livery to mark their milestone.
The colour was used on the first racing car that used the Ferrari name, the 125S.
The Mugello circuit is owned by Ferrari and has never previously hosted an F1 race.