Schumacher's 'tips and tricks' have helped, says son Mick
Mick Schumacher says his legendary father Michael has passed on a few driving tips for him, but believes he has gained more from being allowed to make mistakes and learn from them.
The son of a seven-time world champion was perhaps destined to forge his own racing career and Mick secured his first major junior title last year in European Formula 3.
He has since graduated to Formula 2 and signed a deal with the Ferrari Driver Academy, linking the Scuderia and Schumacher names once again after Michael's run of title dominance at the turn of the century.
And the 20-year-old has the distinct advantage over his rivals of having had the knowledge and wisdom of Formula 1's most successful driver in history to fall back on.
"He did give me tips and tricks here and there obviously," Schumacher told F2's official podcast.
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