Mick Schumacher says he can deal with all the hype surrounding his meteoric rise to Formula 1. Ferrari and Alfa Romeo have now confirmed reports that the 20-year-old son of F1 legend Michael Schumacher will test for both teams on consecutive days in Bahrain next week.
Schumacher Jnr will be in Sakhir this weekend as he debuts in Formula 1 with Prema Powerteam, the team with which he won European Formula 3 last year.
His presence in the test is certain to dominate the headlines, but the extra attention is nothing new for the German.
"It's just the way it has always been," he told Kolner Express.
"If you take someone who is not used to it and put him in my position, maybe it would be different. I had the time to grow in there. That helped me a lot."
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