Had Ferrari got the go-ahead to field a third Ferrari in 2010, Michael Schumacher would have driven it. That is the admission of the 41-year-old's long time manager Willi Weber. "I believe had the third car been there, with all respect to ...
That is the admission of the 41-year-old's long time manager Willi Weber.
In conversation with Germany's Auto Bild, Weber confirmed Montezemolo's suspicion by answering "of course" when asked if the offer of a third Ferrari would have taken precedence.
"The connection (with Ferrari) was and is extremely strong," he said, "and so it was not a simple thing for him to separate from them."
Weber said 2010 with Mercedes is "an acclimatising year" for Schumacher, with the title the target for 2011.