Michael Schumacher

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Jan 02, 14
Ferrari planning to celebrate Michael Schumacher's 45th birthday with a special event
Ferrari has announced plans to pay tribute to Michael Schumacher with a "silent and respectful event" at the Grenoble University Hospital where he is recovering from a skiing accident.
Jan 01, 14
Journalist disguised as priest attempted to enter Schumacher's hospital room
Michael Schumacher's manager told German media that a journalist disguised as a priest tried to enter the hospital room where the seven-time F1 champion is recovering.
Dec 12, 13
Michael Schumacher tests the 2014 Mercedes C-Class [video]
Mercedes has released a new video of Michael Schumacher testing the safety systems on the 2014 C-Class.
Jun 25, 13
Michael Schumacher's garage sale: Ferrari Enzo and FXX
Supercar dealer Garage Zenith has a Ferrari Enzo and an FXX for sale which were previously owned by Michael Schumacher.
May 21, 13
Michael Schumacher drives Mercedes F1 car at Nürburgring [video]
Following an announcement made last month, Michael Schumacher has driven a Formula 1 car at the Nürburgring Nordschleife.
Apr 26, 13
Michael Schumacher to lap Nurburgring in 2011 Mercedes W02 F1 car
On May 19 seven-time F1 champion Michael Schumacher will drive a 2011 Mercedes W02 F1 car around the Nürburgring.
Apr 12, 13
Schumacher signs 'long term' Mercedes deal
Michael Schumacher has signed a long-term ambassadorial deal with Mercedes, and will help his former F1 employer with 'safety and comfort systems'. "I am a declared supporter of driving assistance...
Jan 28, 13
Michael Schumacher to race karts in 2013
Now back in retirement, Michael Schumacher will return to his karting roots in 2013. In the days after the seven time world champion's last grand prix late last year, we reported that the 44-year-...
Nov 16, 12
Schumacher buys horse ranch in Texas
Michael Schumacher has bought a 200-hectare ranch in Texas, according to the German newspaper Bild. The report said the seven time world champion's equestrian-loving wife Corinna has already start...
Oct 04, 12
Schumacher to return to retirement after season
Michael Schumacher on Thursday announced he will return to retirement at the end of the season. The news, announced by the seven time world champion at Suzuka ahead of the Japanese grand prix, fol...
May 08, 12
Schumacher world's second-richest sportsman
Michael Schumacher has been pipped at the post in the race to be the world's richest sportsman. According to the Sunday Times' annual listings, the seven time world champion's (US) $823 million in...
Mar 02, 12
Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg get the first Smart ebikes
Set to be launched in April, the €2,849 ebike (including VAT) features a 250 watt electric motor and a lithium-ion battery. This setup assists the rider for a distance of approximately 100 km (62 mile...
Apr 22, 11
The making of Mercedes' 'Decision' advert with Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher
This follow-up clip shows the making of the commercial which interestingly reveals that both Nico and Michael were neither present simultaneously during the filming.
Apr 12, 11
New Mercedes ad pits Nico Rosberg against Schumacher [video]
Ad shows Rosberg and Schumacher vying for who gets to take a pregnant woman to the hospital.
Jan 14, 11
Mercedes-Benz 'Sunday Drivers' ad - making of video
Making-of video goes behind the scenes on the set of Mercedes-Benz ad that featured F1 legends Michael Schumacher and Mika Hakkinen.
Jan 07, 11
Brawn not sure Pirelli to suit Schumacher in 2011
It is too early to say whether F1's switch from Bridgestone to Pirelli will make Michael Schumacher more competitive in 2011.
Dec 31, 10
Schumacher struggled without top driver simulator - Brawn
The lack of a top driver simulator contributed to Michael Schumacher's struggle to get up to speed in 2010.
Dec 29, 10
Germans not predicting Schumacher title in 2011
More than 70 per cent of those surveyed by the major German news agency SID do not believe Michael Schumacher will win an eighth world title in 2011.
Dec 22, 10
Schumacher snubbed in magazine's top 50 drivers list
Michael Schumacher does not feature in an authoritative magazine's ranking of the top 50 racing drivers of 2010.
Dec 14, 10
Schumacher's F1 return not a failure - Villeneuve
It is not right to say Michael Schumacher's return to formula one this year was a failure, his former championship rival Jacques Villeneuve insists.
Dec 06, 10
Schumacher not happy to stay in F1 midfield
Michael Schumacher has set out his stall for a much more competitive car in 2011.
Dec 02, 10
Schumacher cautious but expecting to win in 2011
Michael Schumacher is cautious about the 2011 season after a difficult return to formula one this year.
Nov 22, 10
Massa, Schumacher happy after Pirelli test
A month before Christmas, F1 teams and drivers have retired to consider the impact of the sport's new sole tyre supplier.
Nov 19, 10
Hakkinen did not write 'tragic hero' Schumacher column
The author of a newspaper column erroneously attributed to Mika Hakkinen has been dismissed.
Nov 18, 10
Talent scout denies Schu invested in Vettel career
Gerd Noack has denied reports that Michael Schumacher played a financial role in supporting Sebastian Vettel's early career.
Nov 17, 10
'Tragic ex-hero' Schumacher should retire again - Hakkinen
Michael Schumacher is a "tragic ex-hero" who should return immediately to retirement.
Nov 13, 10
Ecclestone furious at Schumacher photo no-show - reports
Bernie Ecclestone was furious on Friday when Bernie Ecclestone did not show up for F1's end-of-season photograph.
Nov 10, 10
Schumacher expecting no 'miracles' in 2011
It might not be possible for Mercedes to leap straight to the front of the grid in 2011, Michael Schumacher has warned.
Nov 03, 10
Schumacher to have new race engineer in 2011
Michael Schumacher will have a new race engineer at Mercedes next year, according to reports.
Nov 02, 10
Schumacher accepts 'Man of the Year' award in Berlin
Organised by GQ magazine, the seven time world champion won the 'Manner des Jahres' plaudit in the sporting category, according to German media reports.