Mick Schumacher has signed for the Ferrari academy and will test a Ferrari F1 later this year. Photograph:  Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images

Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time world champion Michael, has taken another major step towards Formula One after signing for the Ferrari academy.(...)

  Mick Schumacher won the Formula Three European championship this year with eight wins, seven pole positions and 14 podium finishes. Photograph: Reuters

Michael Schumacher’s 19-year-old son Mick has moved a step closer to following his father into Formula One after the Prema team announced that he will(...)

 Mick Schumacher  celebrates  winning the European Formula Three Championship  at Hockenheimring  in Hockenheim, Germany. Photograph: Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bongarts/Getty Images

Mick Schumacher, the 19-year-old son of seven-times Formula One world champion Michael, won the European Formula Three title at Hockenheim on Saturday(...)

 Mick Schumacher, the 18-year-old son of seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher, prepares for an exhibition lap at the Spa-Francorchamps race track ahead of the Belgian Grand prix. Photograph: Stephanie Lecocq/EPA

Mick Schumacher, the 18-year-old son of Formula One great Michael, marked the 25th anniversary of his father’s first Grand Prix victory by driving a l(...)

Mick Schumacher, the son of former Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher, celebrates after winning the trophy for the best rookie after the first race of the ADAC Formula Four championship in Oschersleben, Germany. Photo: Ronny Hartmann/AFP/Getty Images

Mick Schumacher finished ninth on his Formula Four debut on Saturday as the son of seven-time Formula One world champion Michael showed racing ability(...)

Mick Schumacher, 15 year-old son of former F1 champion Michael Schumacher. Photograph:   Yorick Jansens/AFP/Getty Images

The son of Michael Schumacher has taken the next step in his own motor-racing career by signing for a Formula 4 team for this year. Fifteen-year-old (...)