Michael Schumacher

Turkish Grand Prix: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton secures 7th Formula 1 title, equals Michael Schumacher's record

With the win, Hamilton has now taken an unassailable lead iver his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas in the drivers' championship standings with  two races in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi.

Nov 15, 2020, 19:27 PM IST

Equalling Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins was beyond my wildest dream: Lewis Hamilton

The Briton, heading for a seventh title and set to become the sport`s most successful driver of all time after his Eifel Grand Prix victory at the Nuerburgring, said his achievement would take time to sink in.

Oct 12, 2020, 15:17 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton greatest F1 driver of our generation, believes Serena Williams

Mercedes' Hamilton on Saturday took his 96th pole position ahead of the Russian Grand Prix and would be looking to equal Schumacher's record of 91 race wins on Sunday.
 

Sep 27, 2020, 17:51 PM IST

Tuscan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on brink of Michael Schumacher record after three-in-one win

Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton took his tally of Formula One wins to 90 and the brink of Michael Schumacher`s record on Sunday, but he said it felt like he had just done three in a day.

Sep 14, 2020, 12:39 PM IST

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton equals Michael Schumacher's record with 8th victory at Hungarian Grand Prix

Max Verstappen, who was 8.702 seconds slower than Hamilton, made a second-place finish in his Red Bull.

Jul 19, 2020, 22:30 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton can eclipse Michael Schumacher's record of seven world titles, believes F1 boss

The final Grand Prix of the year will take place at Yas Marina Circuit on December 1. 

 

Nov 25, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

Motor racing: Lewis Hamilton's success 'getting a bit boring' for Max Verstappen

Lewis Hamilton`s domination of Formula One is "getting a bit boring" and the time is fast approaching for the younger generation to take over at the top, says Red Bull youngster Max Verstappen.

Nov 12, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment': Report

Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for "secret treatment" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported.

Sep 10, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Can F1 teammates be real mates? Why not, say McLaren drivers

History suggests that when drivers are fighting for race wins and championships, and enjoy equal status in the same competitive cars, then real friendship is often the first casualty.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton flies the flag with pride in record British Grand Prix win

With the Union Jack fluttering from his Mercedes after it was handed to him by a marshal on his victory lap, the five-times world champion basked in the adulation of a sellout 141,000-strong crowd.

Jul 15, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Formula 1: Mercedes have discussed Ferrari move with Lewis Hamilton, says Toto Wolff

Hamilton, 34, has a contract with Mercedes until the end of 2020, by which time he could have equalled Ferrari great Michael Schumacher`s unprecedented seven titles and broken other records.

May 12, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Formula 1: Mick Schumacher very like his father, says Mattia Binotto

Schumacher, 20 who is a member of Ferrari`s driver academy after winning the European F3 title last year, made his test debut with the Italian team in Bahrain this month.

Apr 12, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

Mick Schumacher happy to be compared to father ahead of Formula 2 debut

The 19-year-old German is already part of the seven-times world champion`s old Formula One team Ferrari, having joined their driver academy in January.

Mar 22, 2019, 09:06 AM IST

Sebastian Vettel's 5th season with Ferrari draws comparisons to Michael Schumacher

The comparisons with great compatriot Michael Schumacher, who had to wait until his fifth year at Maranello in 2000 before ending a long title drought, are being ramped up again.

Mar 06, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

First day of testing was close to perfection: World Champion Sebastian Vettel

The four times world champion Vettel,  managed 169 laps of Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya and did not hide his delight.

Feb 19, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton picks fifth F1 trophy, eyes more titles

Britain`s most successful racing driver, and only the third man to win at least five titles, also won a media vote for personality of the year -- denying Red Bull rival Max Verstappen a fourth in a row.

Dec 08, 2018, 07:49 AM IST

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton feels "humbled" after winning a 5th title

Hamilton has won 71 races, 20 fewer than Schumacher, and four titles for Mercedes in the past five years. The first was with McLaren in 2008.

Oct 29, 2018, 14:51 PM IST

F1: Lewis Hamilton is stepping into Michael Schumacher territory

A change of engine rules that might shake things up is not due until 2021, at the earliest.

Oct 08, 2018, 23:50 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton looking forward to qualifying on hyper-soft tyres

Lewis Hamilton was full of confidence after clocking the fourth fastest time in Friday's practice for this weekend's Canadian Formula One Grand Prix.

Jun 09, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa, Jenson Button pay tribute to Mark Schumacher

Former Formula One counterparts Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa and team-mate Jenson Button have paid tribute to legend Michael Schumacher on the fourth anniversary of his horrific accident.

Dec 30, 2017, 18:47 PM IST