Schumacher to race karts, with Verstappen’s son

© F1 Pulse, 26 February 2013
© AP Photo/Felice Calabro

At 44, Michael Schumacher will race again this year but this time it would be in a kart.

Having retired from Formula 1, the German will now be active in the WSK Euro Series in the KZ category with the Tony Kart team [REPORT], with whom he had tested for last month. [VIDEO]

The entry list for the race, to be held at the International Circuit La Conca in Italy on Sunday, also includes former F1 driver and Benetton teammate Jos Verstappen’s 15-year-old son, Max.

"Schumacher made several returns to karting after graduating to Formula 1. He competed against Lewis Hamilton in 2001 and made another appearance for Tony Kart prior to his 2010 F1 comeback," reports


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