Mercedes: We send Michael all our strength and support
30 December 2013 – Mercedes has issued a statement after former driver Michael Schumacher was left in a critical condition following his skiing accident on Sunday. In it the team said it is ‘shocked’ by what has happened and that they ‘send him all our strength and support in this latest battle’.
The full statement reads:
“Following the serious injuries sustained by Michael Schumacher in a skiing accident yesterday in France, the thoughts and sympathies of all at Mercedes-Benz Motorsport and the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team are with Michael, his family and friends.
“We have been shocked to learn that he is in a critical condition and are closely monitoring the latest medical bulletins from Grenoble.
“We all know the depth of Michael's fighting spirit and send him all our strength and support in this latest battle.
“We sincerely hope that he will make a full recovery and will be with us again soon.”