Through the years, Sergio Perez, Antonio Giovinazzi, Charles Leclair, Pietro Fittipaldi, Mick Schumacher, Callum Ilott, Robert Schwartzman and others have been college students of the Racing Academy. However 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve believes that almost all of them may have made a profession with out the help of Scuderia.
Jacques Villeneuve: “Apart from Leclerc, all the scholars on the Ferrari Racing Academy had cash once they entered the youth program. A very good price range all the time helps you construct your profession. Solely Charles had monetary issues. Eventually, all drivers have to maneuver ahead on their very own, however they might obtain every thing that they’ve now, and with out the assistance of Ferrari.
Mick Schumacher carried out effectively in recent times, however in Method 1 every thing begins from scratch – he should once more present what he’s able to. A well known surname helps partly, however on the similar time imposes obligations. Solely excessive outcomes are anticipated from a rider with such a surname. As well as, it may be tough to speak with journalists, usually answering questions concerning the father. “