Vettel/Schumacher drama in the Race of Champions

The 2023 Nations Cup of the Champions League ended in the semi-finals for the German nationwide group. Four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel, whose profession ends at the finish of 2022, and Mercedes take a look at driver Mick Schumacher narrowly misplaced to the all-star group (Thierry Neuville/Filipe Drugovic). Vettel’s race ended with a bit of drama.

The resolution was the third of 4 semifinal bouts. Vettel gained the race in opposition to Drugovic however made a false begin. As a outcome, the four-time Formula 1 champion acquired a five-second time penalty – and thus misplaced. Earlier, Vettel misplaced to Neuville in the first semi-final battle.

Schumacher couldn’t make up for it. Mercedes’ new take a look at driver gained over Brazilian Drugovic. But in the decisive battle in opposition to Neuville, the Belgian proved too huge for the 2020 Formula 2 champion.

The German nationwide group fought from the preliminary stage to the semi-finals of the 2023 Champions League Nations Cup. Vettel/Schumacher beat the Great Britain group (David Coulthard/Jamie Chadwick) 3-1, just for Vettel to lose to three-time W collection champion Chadwick.

In the quarter-finals, the German nationwide group was awaited by e-athletes Lukas Blakely and Jarno Opmer. For their half, Erok defeated Team Finland (Mika Hakkinen/Valtteri Bottas) in the preliminary spherical. It was a march: Vettel and Schumacher gained 3-0.

Germany is a document winner in the Champions League

The Race of Champions, which takes place virtually yearly, brings collectively the stars of varied motorsports to find out the greatest in their area. Current and former Formula 1 stars – this 12 months Mika Hekkinen and David Coulthard took half alongside Sebastian Vettel and Mick Schumacher – then met the high drivers from the IndyCar, rally and long-distance sectors.

The competitors of champions shall be held for the thirty second time in 2023. Snow and ice shall be plowed in Sweden for the second time. Germany is a document winner of the Cup of Nations. Vettel shared six consecutive victories with Michael Schumacher from 2007-2012. In 2017, the four-time Formula 1 world champion gained alone, and in 2018, René Rast and Timo Bernhard gained for the German group.

On Sunday, there shall be a person competitors in the Race of Champions. Vettel faces three-time W collection champion Jamie Chadwick in the spherical of 16, whereas Schumacher faces 2015 Formula 3 European champion Felix Rosenqvist in the preliminary spherical. The Race of Champions shall be broadcast reside on the RoC YouTube channel from 12:00 PM on Sunday.


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