Back in the day, Michael and Ralf Schumacher would go head to head in some of the world’s most powerful racing cars.
Now, Michael Schumacher’s health is a topic of much discussion (he’s “different, but here” according to wife Corinna) and Ralf finds himself involved in a nasty spat with Constantia residents.
The 46-year-old younger brother of the seven-time F1 world champion co-owns Schumacher Real Estate. The Sunday Times reports that last year, Schumacher Real Estate bought a piece of land adjoining a greenbelt for R20 million.
I’m sure you can guess where this is going:
Now his plans to develop the site have angered residents who insist most of it is public open space — and that the German appears to have lost his way with the law.
The property bordering the Pagasvlei stream, popular with runners and dog-walkers, was fenced off last month.