The inside story of Schumacher's rise

The inside story of Schumacher's rise

Mick Schumacher's meteoric rise became widely known in his late dominance of the Formula 3 European Championship. But that signs of his potential were clear in an under-the-radar showing a year ago

It was literally a footnote in Autosport magazine's in-depth coverage of last year's Macau Grand Prix, and that's because Mick Schumacher's pace had been scuppered by an incident that pretty much put him out of contention before the race had even begun.

But in hindsight, his performance on the famous streets exactly 12 months ago was the launchpad to the 2018 form that ended with him wresting the Formula 3 European Championship title with Prema Powerteam.

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