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Ferrari antic administrator Laurent Mekies insists that making plans the Formula 1 futures of the Italian crew’s achieved adolescent proteges is “not a headache.”
Ferrari Disciplinarian Academy pals Mick Schumacher, Callum Ilott and Robert Shwarztman are all in altercation for the 2020 FIA F2 championship title.
All three have been accustomed evaluation breadth at Fiorano on Wednesday on the caster of the 2018 Ferrari SF71H, with Shwarztman energetic his aboriginal each time F1 laps.
Schumacher and Ilott will accretion brought acquaintance again they booty allotment in FP1 at the Nurburgring for Alfa Romeo and Haas respectively, while Shwarztman will booty his about-face on Friday in Abu Dhabi.
The adolescent disciplinarian analysis that follows the chase weekend at Yas Island gives addition befalling for all three.
Schumacher presently leads Illott in the F2 championship by using 22 credibility with chase weekends to appear in Bahrain, while Shwarztman lies fifth, fifty one credibility afloat of the development but nevertheless in with a algebraic strive on the name.
Some resources be given adumbrated that Schumacher has been affirmed a graduation if he finishes in the pinnacle three inside the championship, but the actuality that Ilott has additionally been accustomed an aboriginal FP1 adventitious suggests that Ferrari hopes to dwelling house both them in chase seats abutting yr.
Ferrari owns the rights to 1 bench at Alfa Romeo, which is presently energetic by using Antonio Giovinazzi. The aggregation is moreover speaking to Haas about settlement one in all its youngsters, accepting in advance had no captivation inside the US-owned accouterments disciplinarian line-up.
Speaking afore Wednesday’s Fiorano running, Mekies said that accepting three drivers on the sure of F1 is a nice, and he fatigued that managing their abiding futures is paramount.
“It’s not a headache, it is a acceptable botheration to have,” stated the Frenchman. “And it is the array of affair we urge for food to accord with. The guys are accomplishing a actual suited process. Mick and Callum are superior decidedly from aftermost yr, and they’re strong leaders of the championship.
“Robert in his aboriginal year is appealing ample arena with those men beeline away. So we are actual blessed with the achievement of the 3 of them. There is a chunk brought try genuinely for Marcus [Armstrong] and for Giuliano [Alesi].
“But as a long way because the three pinnacle guys for this year are concerned, we are actual satisfied. It doesn’t accord us a headache, it gives us a number of adherence and options for the future. And it’s truly what we receive FDA for.
“Of course, we’re familiar that accepting three men probably accepting to the suitable atom at approximately the aforementioned time is not continuously accessible to do.
“But I count on we accept the accoutrement in what we are able to action to them in adjustment to accomplish abiding we accord them the adventitious to correct their abeyant as nice they could, be it these days in F2, trying out tomorrow, or a piece delivered abutting 12 months, or the yr afterwards that.”
Mekies insisted that there isn’t a antagonism amid them to acreage a chase seat.
“We aren’t in a action mood, we’re inside the affection area permit’s acquisition out how to perform abiding that they abide structure up.
“Because at the end of the day, and we’ve apparent it with Charles [Leclerc], we be given apparent it with abounding brought aberrant drivers, it’s approximately growing, and the development surely would not forestall back you are at the aperture of F1.”
He introduced: “On our side, there’s no absolute able blitz to booty selections.”
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