Michael Schumacher?s son Mick Schumacher has garnered the most votes to participate in Mercedes-Benz?s Stars & Cars 2015 competition. Mick Schumacher will be racing together with notable F1 racers such as Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the event in Stuttgart, Germany.
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Formula Four racer Mick Schumacher is one out of the six drivers voted to join the Cars & Stars event, Autosport reported. Here are all the top 6 racers who won in the online ballot according to the official Mercedes-Benz website:
- Mick Schumacher: 61, 554 votes
- David Coulthard: 61,080 votes
- Mika H?kkinen: 60, 707 votes
- Jean Alesi: 58, 414 votes
- Bernd Schneider: 57, 140 votes
- Bernd Mayl?nder: 56, 216 votes
A total of 18 candidates were included in the online ballot. Mick will be competing against 15 other drivers in December 12, 2015. Here are the rest of the racers participating in Mercedes? Stars & Cars:
- Lewis Hamilton
- Nico Rosberg
- Pascal Wehrlein
- Paui Di Resta
- Gary Paffett
- Robert Wickens
- Christian Vietoris
- Daniel Juncadella
- Maximilian G?tz
- Lucas Auer
This 2015 Stars & Cars Event will mark the first time that the annual event from Mercedes Benz will be held inside a stadium where ?real racing action? will be demonstrated. The main competition will involve the 16 racers using identical cars in each of the four races.
Mick Schumacher finished 10th place at the Formula 4 season this year for the Dutch team, Van Amersfoort Racing. He also won the Rookie of the Meeting trophy in Germany in April after he won in the Oschersleben track.
ADAC Motorsport President Herman Tomcyzk previously said per AFP that Mick has a promising future ahead of him. ?He is well-known and has a big name? which will always have a significance in Germany,? Tomcyzk said.