Ralf Schumacher Biography

    Published On Jan 10, 2018
    Facts of Ralf Schumacher
    Date of Birth: 1975 , June-30
    Birth Nation: Germany
    Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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    Schumacher began car racing at the age of 17, and later he became runner-up in the ADAC Junior Formula Championship. After that, he got a chance to test a Formula Three car in 1992. Later, Schumacher took part in a Formula Three championship. He further, participated in the German Formula Three Championship in 1994 where he took the third position. 

    In 1996, Schumacher's manager Willi Weber gave him a chance to work in the Formula Nippon Series, where he drives for the Team Le Mans together with Le Mans. He won this series and became the first rookie driver to win the championship. He also entered in the All-Japan Grand Touring Car Championship, winning four races and taking the runner-up spot in the GT500 Championship Hattori.

    Later Schumacher joined Williams F1 team in 1999, where he got the sixth position in the Drivers' Championship. He became the winner of his first Grand Prix in 2001, against Fernando Alonso. Similarly, in the series, the popular celebrities like Meryl Davis worked as a dancer and Ali Carter played Snooker.

    Schumacher joined the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters in 2008, achieving minor success, and retired from motorsport at the end of 2012 to enter a managerial role within DTM, mentoring young drivers. 

    Ralf is German by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He married his long-term girlfriend Cora Schumacher, after dating her for sometimes. The couple blessed with a son David Schumacher. The husband and wife lived together for 13-years along with their children. However, the couple got divorced after having a conflict. 

    Ralf is one of the richest car racers and lives a luxurious life. He has worked for numerous car racing company from which he must have collected a huge amount of money. According to some source, his current net worth is estimated to be $18 million.   

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    Born in Germany

    1975

    Schumacher was born in Hürth, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany and was raised in his birthplace along with his younger brother, Michael Schumacher. Currently, he is 43-year-old and his birth sign is cancer.

    Began career as Car racer

    1992

    Schumacher started his professional career as a car racer and became the runner-up in the ADAC Junior Formula Championship that leads him to more fame.

    Participated in Grand Prix

    2001

    After his successful career as a car racer, Schumacher participated in a Grand Prix championship and he won his first car racing championship of Grand Prix defeating Fernando Alonso.  

    Married Cora Schumacher

    2001

    Schumacher began dating his girlfriend Cora Schumacher and later married her. After sometimes of their relationship, his wife gave a birth of a son David Schumacher

    Total Net worth

    2018

    As a car racer, Schumacher earns a tremendous amount of money from his professional career. As of 2018,  his current net worth is estimated to be $18 million.