Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says the Scuderia expect to see Mick Schumacher in Formula 1.
The son of seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher was signed to Ferrari's Driver Academy at the start of this year after winning the European Formula 3 title in 2018.
He has graduated to Formula 2 with Prema and recently took his first win in Hungary and is likely to spend next year in the junior series, having previously stated he is willing to take his time before graduating to F1, having previously been linked with a race seat at Toro Rosso.
Binotto has no doubts that Schumacher, still just 20, has what it takes to flourish at the highest level.
"The moment will come where he is ready for Formula 1.
Schumacher made his debut in current F1 machinery in April when he participated in the Bahrain test for both Alfa Romeo and Ferrari.
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