HomeAutosportRussian Schwartzman moved to the “Formula 2”, where he became a partner Schumacher
The Italian team Prema Racing on Thursday announced that Russian driver Robert Shwartzman will play for this team in the “Formula 2” in the season 2020.
20-year-old Russian this season became the champion of “Formula-3” in the Prema Racing.
In the new season, he will partner German pilot Mick Schumacher. Thus, Russian was replaced by Indonesian Sean Helaas.
— I am really happy to go to the “Formula 2” because this is the last step before “the Formula-1” and, of course, very important. On the other hand, I am pleased to continue my relationship with team Prema. This will be the third year in a row for me with the team, so we know each other, and we have great “chemistry”, — quotes the words of Mikhail Shvartsman the press service of the team. — Our goal is to win the championship, as this year we showed that even with a new car and a lot of high level opponents can be ahead of everyone. I am sure that we have everything we need to do it all again in 2020. I will do my best to help you to get into the car that we were on top from the start. I want to thank Ferrari Academy Ferrari and SMP Racing for the help and support. I hope to reward them for their trust with good results.
Recall that Mick Schumacher is the son of legendary 7-time champion “Formula 1” Michael Schumacher. In the current season of “f-2” left to spend the last stage in Abu Dhabi from 30 November to 1 December. Schumacher after 11 stages is in 12th place in the standings with 51 points. Champion series early was the Dutchman Nick de Vries from team ART.