Mar.5 (GMM/ Mick Schumacher’s move into single seater racing is costing EUR 100,000 euros.

That is the claim of the major German daily Bild, following confirmation the great Michael Schumacher’s 15-year-old son will drive this year in German formula 4.

The report said the season is costing the Schumacher family, or the kart driver’s sponsors, about 100,000 euros.

“In formula 4,” former FIA single seater chief Gerhard Berger is quoted as saying, “the boys need to earn their laurels.”