The 19-year-old, son of former Components 1 driver Ralf, led from lights-to-flag after penalties from the sooner race promoted him to begin in pole place.
ART Grand Prix’s Frederik Vesti completed in second after beginning sixth, with third positioned Dennis Hauger (Prema) charging via the sphere from 12th, persevering with his unbelievable kind.
Roman Stanek, driving for Hitech Grand Prix, solely managed fourth regardless of beginning in second, with Carlin’s Jonny Edgar in fifth.
Prema Racing driver Arthur Leclerc had an astonishing race, ending sixth after making up 21 locations, having began 27th on the grid.
Johnathan Hoggard, winner of the 2019 Aston Martin Autosport BRDC Younger Driver of the 12 months Award, completed tenth, getting his first F3 factors in simply his second race for Jenzer Motorsport.
MP Motorsport’s Victor Martins had been set for a podium, however tragically misplaced energy on the penultimate lap, slowing on observe and selling Vesti into second, with Hauger into third.
Schumacher had an honest begin off the road, pulling away from the pack after the primary flip, with Jak Crawford of Hitech Grand Prix transferring up into third place.
Contact between the MP Motorsport automobile of Tijmen van der Helm and Logan Sargeant (Charouz Racing System) on the second lap took them each out of the race, prompting a security automobile. The collision will likely be investigated after the race.
Caio Collet, MP Motorsport, Dennis Hauger, Prema Racing, Calan Williams, Jenzer Motorsport, David Schumacher, Trident, Enzo Fittipaldi, Charouz Racing System
Photograph by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images
The security automobile got here in on the finish of lap 4, with Schumacher getting the bounce on Stanek and Crawford into lap 5, throughout which Vesti moved up into sixth, whereas additional again Caio Collet (MP Motorsport) handed Dennis Hauger of Prema into 13th.
By lap seven, Crawford was quickly approaching his team-mate Stanek, with the previous nudged into the run-off space amid the shut battle.
Two laps later, Crawford handed Stanek into second, however by lap 10 catastrophe struck, and the 16-year-old American slowed to a standstill, ending his race.
ART Grand Prix’s Juan Manuel Correa and Kaylen Frederick (Carlin) tangled because the latter was combating Vesti for sixth, spinning in the midst of the observe, and permitting MP Motorsport’s Martins to maneuver up into third.
After a digital security automobile so Crawford’s automobile might be eliminated, the battle on the entrance of the sphere hotted up, with Stanek and Martins each tussling for second – the latter rising victorious – whereas Vesti moved as much as fourth after passing the Carlin of Jonny Edgar.
Inside two laps Vesti had taken third from Stanek, whereas Schumacher continued to extend his lead – by then at over 2.5 seconds, having fallen by a second over the last few laps.
Collet and Fittipaldi got here collectively within the battle for eighth, forcing the previous into the gravel and permitting Arthur Leclerc to swoop up into eighth, having began in 27th. Collet was later handed a five-second penalty for the collision.
Hauger moved up into fifth – up seven locations from the beginning – because the chaos continued three laps from the top.