Sauber: I would take Schumacher immediately
21 September, 2012
But where did that Mercedes scoop come from? “Bernie [Ecclestone] told me,” German reports on Thursday quote the former F1 team boss and now TV pundit as saying.
Along with the Hamilton saga and the uncertain future of Ferrari’s Felipe Massa, whether Schumacher stays or goes is regarded as a key to the entire 2013 driver market.
So what if there is no room for the seven time world champion at Mercedes?
“I would take him immediately,” Peter Sauber, whose Mercedes-backed sports car team provided the springboard to Schumacher’s F1 career more than two decades ago, said to Auto Motor und Sport.
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