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Posted on Friday, January 17, 2014

Schumacher remains in stable condition

Michael Schumacher remains in a stable condition in hospital, his manager has confirmed. Schumacher suffered head injuries when he fell while skiing in the French resort of Meribel in late December. He has been in a medically induced coma in Grenoble hospital since the fall. In her first update in 10 days, Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has urged his supporters to ignore speculation from some sections of the media. 'Unfortunately I have to repeat that any information regarding Michael's health not coming from the doctors […]

Posted on Thursday, November 22, 2012

Thursday Press Conference: Brazil

DRIVERS - Felipe MASSA (Ferrari), Lewis HAMILTON (McLaren), Bruno SENNA (Williams), Sebastian VETTEL (Red Bull Racing), Michael SCHUMACHER (Mercedes), Fernando ALONSO (Ferrari) PRESS CONFERENCE Q. A very important weekend for everybody, the final weekend of the championship and lots of pressure all round, apart, perhaps, from Michael Schumacher. You've been here before Michael, you have an extraordinary record at this race and you're finally ending your championship bid after many, many years, after many seasons. What are your feelings coming into this weekend? Michael SCHUMACHER: I […]

Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2012

Alonso takes magnificent home victory in chaotic European GP

Fernando Alonso has taken a magnificent home victory in what turned out to be a chaotic European Grand Prix, after Sebastian Vettel suffered a rare mechanical issue on his Red Bull. Kimi Raikkonen picked up his third podium of the season, whilst Michael Schumacher completed a late surge to take his first podium finish since 2006. The opening lap was amazingly relatively incident free, as Romain Grosjean shot up to 3rd place from 4th on the grid. However, at the front Sebastian Vettel glided into […]

Posted on Sunday, May 27, 2012

Mark Webber makes F1 history with victory at Monaco

Mark Webber has made Formula 1 history with his second victory around the streets of Monte-Carlo, with a controlled drive throughout the Monaco Grand Prix. Previous 2012 race winner Nico Rosberg came home 2nd, with the Ferrari of Fernando Alonso 3rd. At the start, the usual melee into the first corner ensued as Romain Grosjean made contact with Michael Schumacher and spun across the middle of the track. This backed the pack up as Kamui Kobayashi flew through the air, whilst further back the Williams […]

Posted on Sunday, April 15, 2012

Rosberg secures maiden grand prix victory in stunning Chinese GP

Nico Rosberg has successfully won his maiden Grand Prix after a stunning drive throughout the Chinese Grand Prix as Mercedes overcame their tyre wear issues to stay at the sharp end of the field. The McLaren’s of Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton came home 2nd and 3rd after a frenetic final stint. As the lights went out at the start, Jenson Button got a sensational start as he progressed from 5th to 3rd as the Mercedes’ glided into the lead with Schumacher momentarily coming under […]

Posted on Saturday, March 24, 2012

Malaysian GP: FIA Saturday Press Conference

DRIVERS 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (McLaren) 2 – Jenson BUTTON (McLaren) 3 – Michael SCHUMACHER (Mercedes) TV UNILATERALS Lewis, a first pole for you and McLaren here in Malaysia but a continuation of the team’s fine start to the season today. Lewis HAMILTON: Yeah, it’s been a good weekend so far. I think it’s been a tough day to be honest with the changeable weather conditions and the temperatures climbing. Made some set up changes to the car, nonetheless we still managed to do some […]

Posted on Saturday, March 24, 2012

Hamilton storms to second consecutive pole in Malaysia

McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton has stormed to his second consecutive pole-position for tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix, with his team-mate Jenson Button slotting nicely into 2nd place creating the second consecutive all-McLaren front row. Michael Schumacher has qualified 3rd, his best qualifying since Japan 2006. With the constant threat of rain throughout yesterday’s running, today saw relatively dry running for the teams. Q1 got underway with Charles Pic and Paul Di Resta joining the track first, with the Force India setting the first timed lap of the […]

Posted on Friday, March 23, 2012

Hamilton remains fastest in Malaysia during FP2

As the Formula 1 cars returned to the track for practice 2 at Sepang, the threat of rain loomed over the track as stormy clouds bubbled up. However, as the session progressed, the threat of rain ebbed away as Lewis Hamilton remained fastest, roughly three tenths ahead of Michael Schumacher. The Marussia of Timo Glock was the first car out on track as the session got underway, with many of the drivers’ opting to set timed laps straight away as the possibility of rain still […]

Posted on Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Raikkonen fastest on day one in Jerez

After months of waiting, the scream of a naturally aspirated 2.4 litre V8 engine roars back into action and the teams get back to business. They have been developing the new cars for months now and finally get to put them through their paces. Kimi Raikkonen sets the pace for the morning session with a 1:19.670 with over 50 laps done with the young British driver Paul di Resta in the VJMO5 just a tenth behind with a 1:19:772. Eleven out of the twelve teams […]

Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2011

Schumacher and Button to race each other at ROC

The stage is set for an exciting Race Of Champions following the draw for the opening group stages for this weekend’s event at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena. The stadium will play host to the ROC Nations Cup on Saturday December 3 followed by the Race Of Champions itself on Sunday December 4. A great line-up of motorsport stars including current Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel and seven-time title winner Michael Schumacher featured in the draw made at the stadium by F1 grand prix winner Heinz-Harald […]

Posted on Saturday, April 16, 2011

Frankfurt to host 2011 Race Of Champions

The 24th Race Of Champions will be held on the weekend of December 3-4, 2011 at the Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt, Germany. The stadium, one of the settings for football’s 2006 World Cup, will be the second successive German venue to host ROC following last year’s event at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena, Home heroes Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel have become the first drivers to sign up as they bid to win the ROC Nations Cup for a record 5th year in a row.