Michael Schumacher is a former German race car driver, widely seen among one of the best drivers in the history of Formula One where he is a seven time world champion. He holds several records as a Formula One driver including most number of championships won, fastest laps, championship points, and race victories and most wins in a season with 13, which was equalled by compatriot Sebastian Vettel nine years later in 2013.
In 2003, the German entered into the history books when he became the first and so far, only driver to finish in the podium places in each and every race of the season and also broke the record for most consecutive podium finishes as well. According to the official website of Formula One, Schumacher is statistically the most successful and greatest driver the sport has witnessed.
The German made his debut in Formula One after being signed by Jordan – Ford at the Belgian Grand Prix in 1991 where he qualified seventh on a completely unknown track. However, after just one race with Jordan – Ford, Schumacher was signed by Benetton – Ford. Michael Schumacher became the world champion driving the Benetton car in 1994. That season was marred by two deaths on the Formula One grid, most notably Ayrton Senna and Benetton by allegations about cheating and tweaking their car to get extra speed. Read more »
Legendary Formula One drive, Michael Schumacher is recovering slowly but painfully and the treatment has been expensive, which also increased the expenses of his family. For his medical care millions have been spent.
He is apparently treated at his mansion house itself which is located in Switzerland, on the shores of Lake Geneva according to Allan Hall from the Daily Express. Thoug his family is not allowing any insider inside but information has been leaked from inside according to sources.
Miracle on the surface does not seem to appear any time soon and he has minimum awareness which is mute regarding the surrounding. Soaring 10 million euro has been spent on his recovery and it is Jean- Francois Payen, the Professor who had operated him in 2013 when he had a ski accident is caring for him round the clock with a 15 person team of medical. Improvements are lacking but the surgeon is trying his best. Payen has been able to maintain the situation and calm down his wife. Read more »