Opinion: Schumacher under the spotlight

Opinion: Schumacher under the spotlight

"I can only ask everyone: do not put the boy under so much pressure," commented Jean Todt earlier this week, on the subject of Mick Schumacher's career. GPUpdate.net looks at the road ahead for the son of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael, as the next chapter in European Formula 3 approaches. Read more…

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  1. Friday 3 February 2017

  2. Opinion: Schumacher under the spotlight 08:02

    Opinion: Schumacher under the spotlight

    "I can only ask everyone: do not put the boy under so much pressure," commented Jean Todt earlier this week, on the subject of Mick Schumacher's career.…

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  3. Thursday 5 January 2017

  4. Ecclestone wants Mick Schumacher in F1 09:13

    Ecclestone wants Mick Schumacher in F1

    Bernie Ecclestone says that he is keen to see Mick Schumacher reach Formula 1. Schumacher Jr., 17, has been steadily climbing the single-seater ranks in…

    F1
  5. Saturday 17 December 2016

  6. Schumacher's family launches initiative 11:30

    Schumacher's family launches initiative

    Michael Schumacher's family have launched the "Keep Fighting Initiative", a non-profit organisation inspired by the German's attitude throughout his…

    F1
  7. Sunday 13 November 2016

  8. Schumacher account created on Instagram 10:58

    Schumacher account created on Instagram

    Michael Schumacher is now represented via social media after the creation of an official account in the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion's name on…

    F1
  9. Thursday 3 November 2016

  10. Brawn: 'Encouraging signs' for Schumacher 13:50

    Brawn: 'Encouraging signs' for Schumacher

    Former Ferrari and Mercedes chief Ross Brawn says that there are "encouraging signs" for Michael Schumacher as the seven-times World Champion continues his…

    F1
  11. Friday 7 October 2016

  12. Schumacher collection to go on display 10:44

    Schumacher collection to go on display

    Michael Schumacher's personal collection of racing memorabilia will go on display, free of charge, in a new, permanent exhibition near his home town of Kerpen…

    F1
  13. Monday 19 September 2016

  14. Schumacher case begins over 'walk' claims 13:01

    Schumacher case begins over 'walk' claims

    Michael Schumacher's family has started legal action against a German publication that claimed the seven-time F1 champion could walk again, following his skiing…

    F1
  15. Thursday 28 July 2016

  16. 10:18

    Photos: Schumacher charity football match

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  17. Wednesday 17 February 2016

  18. Kehm urges 'support and patience' for Schumacher 09:17

    Kehm urges 'support and patience' for Schumacher

    Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has said that she hopes the Formula 1 legend will "one day be back with us" following the skiing accident he suffered…

    F1
  19. Tuesday 16 February 2016

  20. 11:26

    Photos: Schumacher exhibition opens

    F1
  21. Schumacher exhibition opens in Germany 11:21

    Schumacher exhibition opens in Germany

    An exhibition celebrating the career of Michael Schumacher has opened to the public in Germany. Schumacher's long-standing partner, Deutsche…

    F1
  22. Thursday 4 February 2016

  23. News on Schumacher's health 'not good' 16:58

    News on Schumacher's health 'not good'

    News on the health of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher is "not good", his former Ferrari boss Luca di Montezemolo claimed on Thursday…

    F1
  24. Wednesday 27 January 2016

  25. Mick Schumacher to contest MRF finale 10:35

    Mick Schumacher to contest MRF finale

    Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael, will contest the final round of the 2015/16 MRF Challenge championship in India this…

    Misc
  26. Saturday 28 November 2015

  27. Schumacher's son gets Stars & Cars slot 07:18

    Schumacher's son gets Stars & Cars slot

    Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael, will join Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at Mercedes' Stars & Cars event, following a…

    F1
  28. Sunday 1 November 2015

  29. Schumacher is still fighting, says Todt 10:12

    Schumacher is still fighting, says Todt

    FIA President Jean Todt says that seven-time F1 World Champion Michael Schumacher is "still fighting" to overcome the head injuries he suffered almost two years…

    F1
  30. Tuesday 18 August 2015

  31. Hülkenberg to partner Vettel at RoC 11:13

    Hülkenberg to partner Vettel at RoC

    Le Mans 24 Hours winner and Force India driver Nico Hülkenberg has signed up for this year's Race of Champions, during which he will partner Sebastian…

    F1
  32. Wednesday 1 July 2015

  33. Silverstone memories: Hill, Schumacher collide 05:17

    Silverstone memories: Hill, Schumacher collide

    Watch as Damon Hill and Michael Schumacher clash while fighting for the lead of the 1995 British Grand Prix. Both drivers were forced out, with Schumacher's…

    F1
  34. Monday 29 June 2015

  35. Silverstone memories: Schumacher vs Häkkinen 05:02

    Silverstone memories: Schumacher vs Häkkinen

    Relive the battle between Michael Schumacher and Mika Häkkinen during a rain-hit 1998 British Grand Prix. After pouncing on a Häkkinen mistake and moving into…

    F1
  36. Thursday 18 June 2015

  37. Austria memories: Barrichello moves over 05:17

    Austria memories: Barrichello moves over

    Rubens Barrichello is controversially told to move over for Ferrari team-mate Michael Schumacher in 2001.

    F1
  38. Tuesday 16 June 2015

  39. Austria memories: Schumacher vs Montoya 05:17

    Austria memories: Schumacher vs Montoya

    Relive the battle between Michael Schumacher and Juan Pablo Montoya at the 2001 Austrian Grand Prix, which ended in drama. David Coulthard went on to win, ahead…

    F1
  40. Sunday 12 April 2015

  41. Video of the Day: Gutiérrez drives F2001 03:12

    Video of the Day: Gutiérrez drives F2001

    Ferrari Third Driver Esteban Gutiérrez samples Michael Schumacher's former F2001 at Fiorano.

    F1
  42. Monday 29 December 2014

  43. F1 world tweets for Schumacher 15:14

    F1 world tweets for Schumacher

    Formula 1 drivers and teams mark the first anniversary of Michael Schumacher's skiing accident. Here GPUpdate.net brings you a selection of some of those posts…

    F1
  44. Kehm: Schumacher still facing 'long hard fight' 10:56

    Kehm: Schumacher still facing 'long hard fight'

    Michael Schumacher's recovery is going to take a long time, his manager has said on the first anniversary of his skiing accident. The seven-time Formula 1…

    F1
  45. Thursday 13 November 2014

  46. Schumacher's family: We remain confident 11:20

    Schumacher's family: We remain confident

    Michael Schumacher's family say they "remain confident" over the seven-time F1 World Champion's future, but have given no further details about his…

    F1
  47. Wednesday 12 November 2014

  48. Schumacher's website to be relaunched 13:30

    Schumacher's website to be relaunched

    Michael Schumacher's official website is to be relaunched on Thursday, 20 years after the German claimed his first of seven Formula 1 titles. Schumacher, 45…

    F1
  49. Thursday 6 November 2014

  50. Interlagos memories: Senna vs Schumacher 05:23

    Interlagos memories: Senna vs Schumacher

    Relive the battle between Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher at Interlagos in 1992. Senna ultimately retired with an engine issue, while Schumacher finished…

    F1
  51. Thursday 2 October 2014

  52. Suzuka memories: Alonso's 130R pass 05:09

    Suzuka memories: Alonso's 130R pass

    Fernando Alonso passes Michael Schumacher on the outside of 130R at the 2005 Japanese Grand Prix.

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  53. Wednesday 24 September 2014

  54. Schumacher's son runner-up in World Karting 12:02

    Schumacher's son runner-up in World Karting

    Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time F1 World Champion Michael, was crowned World Karting Vice-Champion in the KF-Junior class last weekend, after finishing…

    F1
  55. Tuesday 9 September 2014

  56. Schumacher leaves hospital for home 14:47

    Schumacher leaves hospital for home

    Michael Schumacher has left hospital and will now continue his rehabilitation at home, his manager has announced. The seven-time Formula 1 World Champion…

    F1
  57. Thursday 7 August 2014

  58. Schumacher family shocked by suspect death 15:30

    Schumacher family shocked by suspect death

    Sabine Kehm says Michael Schumacher's family is shocked by the news that a man arrested on suspicion of stealing the seven-time World Champion's medical records…

    F1
  59. Wednesday 6 August 2014

  60. Schumacher theft suspect found dead 16:17

    Schumacher theft suspect found dead

    A man arrested in connection with the suspected theft of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher's medical records has been found hanged in his…

    F1
  61. Friday 11 July 2014

  62. Schumacher's condition improving, says wife 19:33

    Schumacher's condition improving, says wife

    Corinna Schumacher, the wife of Michael Schumacher, says the seven-time F1 champion is "getting better" after coming out of a coma and being moved to a…

    F1
  63. Tuesday 24 June 2014

  64. Schumacher's medical records stolen 09:00

    Schumacher's medical records stolen

    Michael Schumacher's medical records have been stolen and are being offered for sale, his manager, Sabine Kehm has confirmed. Schumacher, who won the Formula…

    F1
  65. Wednesday 18 June 2014

  66. Vettel: Schumacher news a 'small miracle' 14:29

    Vettel: Schumacher news a 'small miracle'

    Red Bull Racing's Sebastian Vettel has welcomed news this week regarding the health off seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher. Schumacher…

    F1
  67. Tuesday 17 June 2014

  68. Podolski dedicates Germany win to Schumacher 08:28

    Podolski dedicates Germany win to Schumacher

    Germany footballer Lukas Podolski has dedicated his country's 4-0 World Cup win over Portugal to Michael Schumacher, following the news that the seven-time…

    F1
  69. Monday 16 June 2014

  70. Formula 1 world reacts to Schumacher news 16:28

    Formula 1 world reacts to Schumacher news

    The Formula 1 fraternity has united to welcome Monday's news that Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left Grenoble hospital. GPUpdate.net has…

    F1
  71. Schumacher out of coma, leaves Grenoble hospital 10:46

    Schumacher out of coma, leaves Grenoble hospital

    Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has announced that the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion is out of a coma, and has left Grenoble hospital "to…

    F1
  72. Sunday 25 May 2014

  73. Rosberg: Nothing like Schumacher incident 09:49

    Rosberg: Nothing like Schumacher incident

    Nico Rosberg says his qualifying incident bears no resemblance to that of Michael Schumacher's in 2006. The stewards began an investigation into Rosberg's…

    F1
  74. Thursday 8 May 2014

  75. Barcelona memories: Schumacher's first Ferrari win 05:00

    Barcelona memories: Schumacher's first Ferrari win

    Relive Michael Schumacher's maiden win with Ferrari during a rain-lashed Spanish Grand Prix back in 1996.

    F1
  76. Monday 14 April 2014

  77. 'Small signs of progress' for Schumacher 09:20

    'Small signs of progress' for Schumacher

    Seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher is "showing small signs of progress" as he slowly recovers from a serious head injury, his long-time…

    F1
  78. Friday 4 April 2014

  79. Schumacher has 'conscious moments' 11:28

    Schumacher has 'conscious moments'

    Seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher is "making progress" and showing "moments of consciousness" after months in a coma, according to his…

    F1
  80. Wednesday 2 April 2014

  81. Sakhir memories: Schumacher's record pole lap 05:00

    Sakhir memories: Schumacher's record pole lap

    Watch Michael Schumacher's record pole lap at the 2004 Bahrain Grand Prix. Ahead of this year's event, Turn 1 has been named after the German, who remains in a…

    F1
  82. Monday 17 March 2014

  83. Mercedes dedicates victory to Schumacher 13:36

    Mercedes dedicates victory to Schumacher

    Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has dedicated the outfit's Australian Grand Prix victory to former driver Michael Schumacher. Schumacher, 45, remains in a…

    F1
  84. Wednesday 12 March 2014

  85. Schumacher shows 'small, encouraging signs' 09:21

    Schumacher shows 'small, encouraging signs'

    Seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher is showing 'small, encouraging signs' as he continues his recovery following his skiing accident at the…

    F1
  86. Friday 7 March 2014

  87. Schumacher's condition remains unchanged 09:37

    Schumacher's condition remains unchanged

    Michael Schumacher's long-time manager, Sabine Kehm, has issued the first official statement in just over three weeks to confirm that the seven-time Formula 1…

    F1
  88. Sunday 2 March 2014

  89. Bahrain names corner after Schumacher 07:39

    Bahrain names corner after Schumacher

    Bahrain Grand Prix organisers have announced that the Sakhir circuit's first corner is to be named in honour of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael…

    F1
  90. Monday 17 February 2014

  91. Schumacher accident investigation closed 12:31

    Schumacher accident investigation closed

    French authorities investigating Michael Schumacher’s skiing accident have announced that the case has now been closed. “The investigation into the…

    F1
  92. Friday 14 February 2014

  93. Schumacher family 'strongly believe' in recovery 09:30

    Schumacher family 'strongly believe' in recovery

    Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has released another statement over the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion's condition, explaining that his family…

    F1
  94. Wednesday 12 February 2014

  95. Kehm refuses to comment on latest reports 11:52

    Kehm refuses to comment on latest reports

    Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has refused to comment on reports that the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion has contracted pneumonia, as doctors…

    F1
  96. Thursday 30 January 2014

  97. Schumacher's sedation being reduced 11:45

    Schumacher's sedation being reduced

    Michael Schumacher's sedation is being reduced by the doctors treating him to allow "the waking up process" to begin, his long-time manager, Sabine Kehm…

    F1
  98. Wednesday 29 January 2014

  99. Kehm: We do not comment on speculation 10:50

    Kehm: We do not comment on speculation

    Sabine Kehm, manager to Michael Schumacher, has reiterated that speculative media reports over the German's condition should be ignored. On Wednesday, French…

    F1
  100. Monday 27 January 2014

  101. Mercedes supporting Schumacher at Jerez 13:39

    Mercedes supporting Schumacher at Jerez

    Mercedes' new Formula 1 car will feature a message of support for Michael Schumacher at Jerez. The German, who raced for the Brackley-based outfit between…

    F1
  102. Friday 17 January 2014

  103. Kehm: Schumacher's condition still stable 15:43

    Kehm: Schumacher's condition still stable

    Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm, has said that the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion's condition remains "stable" after his serious skiing accident…

    F1
  104. Wednesday 8 January 2014

  105. Speed not the focus of Schumacher inquiry 10:26

    Speed not the focus of Schumacher inquiry

    The speed at which Michael Schumacher was travelling when he suffered his skiing accident is not believed to be a decisive factor, explained prosecutors during…

    F1
  106. Tuesday 7 January 2014

  107. Schumacher's wife asks media to leave hospital 10:46

    Schumacher's wife asks media to leave hospital

    Michael Schumacher's wife, Corinna, has asked media to leave the hospital where he is being treated. Schumacher has spent nine nights in a medically-induced…

    F1
  108. Kehm: Schumacher not out of danger 09:24

    Kehm: Schumacher not out of danger

    Sabine Kehm, Michael Schumacher's spokeswoman, has reiterated that the German is still not out of danger, following recent reports suggesting a change in his…

    F1
  109. Friday 24 February 2017

  110. 01:00

    Relive the battle between Fernando Alonso and Michael Schumacher at the 2005 San Marino Grand Prix.

  111. 01:00

    Relive the final battle between Mika Häkkinen and Michael Schumacher during the 2001 Japanese Grand Prix. Schumacher, already crowned World Champion, went on…

  112. 01:00

    Watch as Michael Schumacher charges to pole position for the 2003 Austrian Grand Prix.

  113. 01:00

    The drivers attending Felipe Massa's annual karting event pray for Michael Schumacher, who is in hospital after a serious skiing accident.

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