Former McLaren and Ferrari driver Gerhard Berger expect that seven time world champion Michael Schumacher will stop his F1 career at the end of the 2012 season. The German Schumacher, , who first leave the Formula 1 in 2006 previous to making his come back two years ago, is entering the final year of his deal with Mercedes GP.
The Champion has fight back to competition the pace of team-mate Nico Rosberg so far, although the 43-year-old’s performances did start to pick up towards the end of last season. In last season Schumi had done 54 points, but its 13 points behind his fellow German Nico Rosberg.
“I do not think he will extend his contract. At this point I think it will be enough,” The Austrian told Auto Moto und Sport. He has no chance against Rosberg. He will have to admit that at more than 40 years old he cannot beat a young driver at his level.”
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