On August 23-25, 2019 Mika has entered into the Intercontinental GT race at Suzuka, Japan. He will be driving a McLaren 720S GT3 in the 10 hour endurance race.
Mika, at 50 years old, will be back at the track where he won his first F1 world championship 21 years before. It will be his first competitive race since 2011.
He has maintained a relationship with McLaren, the company that he won two F1 world championships with, sometimes demonstrating F1 cars for the team.