Ferrari rules out F1 return for Schumacher

2,928 views

Ferrari president firmly shuts the door on Michael Schumacher's apparent attempt to make a return to the Italian team.

Dec.27 (GMM) Ferrari has ruled out a return to the famous Italian team for Michael Schumacher.

Schumacher, 43, is returning to retirement in 2013 as, at the end of his unsuccessful three-year comeback, Mercedes replaces him with Lewis Hamilton.

Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari President
Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari President

Photo by: xpb.cc

As for whether the great German - who won five consecutive titles for Ferrari last decade - might enjoy a second F1 comeback, team president Luca di Montezemolo said: "That will not happen.

"It is a pity he did not win another race (in his comeback), nevertheless it was right of him to retire now," the Italian added.

Montezemolo also played down new reports he might soon launch a bid to become prime minister of Italy.

"No, I would not want that," he insisted. "Besides my family, Ferrari is my great love."

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series F1
Article type Breaking news
Tags di montezemolo, f1, ferrari, gmm, schumacher

User photos

erikjunius
F1

erikjunius

37 photos
EuroRacer
F1

EuroRacer

21 photos
SurdinP
F1

SurdinP

1 photos
max
F1

max

29 photos
ADLITIKA
F1

ADLITIKA

213 photos
Kevin_Bennett_Photo
F1

Kevin_Bennett_Photo

139 photos
PiBiPhoto
F1

PiBiPhoto

47 photos
Upload photo