Vettel is Not Going to Compete in the Race of Champions


Sebastian Vettel will only focus on Ferrari during the winter and will not fight in the Champions' Race.

Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher won 6 times from 2007-2012 to bring the Nations Cup for Germany. The German pilot won the championship in 2015 and 2017.


Speaking to Sport Bild, Vettel formally confirmed that he will not be in the next year's championship. The German pilot will spend time in the Ferrari simulator during the winter season instead of participating in the fight in Saudi Arabia.

"I have one goal and I want to move Ferrari to the top," Vettel said.

"It will be fascinating to bring the championship to Maranello, just as Michael Schumacher did."

"He is a hero and a person who inspires me." said.