Tag Archives: Schumacher

Triple ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström returns

Three-time ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will return to the Race Of Champions at Bangkok in December The Swedish DTM driver has twice defeated F1 great Michael Schumacher in the ROC Grand Final (see picture) Ekström joins a 2013 line-up that includes Schumacher, Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, four-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup… Read More »

Mercedes-Benz, Schumy: Facing the future together

Stuttgart, 11 April 2013: Mercedes-Benz and Michael Schumacher today announced a long-term partnership which will extend far beyond motorsport and Formula 1. Michael Schumacher will mainly be involved with topics relating to the future, in particular the further development of the Mercedes-Benz safety and comfort systems “Intelligent Drive”, and represent them as an ambassador. For… Read More »

Narain, Karun triumph in Race of Champions-Asia

Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok took Team India to glory in the first ever ROC Asia competition in Bangkok tonight The Indian driver pairing defeated Toyota Team Gazoo Japan’s Kazuya Ohshima and Takuto Iguchi in the final Bangkok, 14 Dec 2012: Team India’s Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok are celebrating tonight after they took glory… Read More »

`Schumy’s retirement will be a big loss to the sport’

Suzuka, 5 Oct 2012: All the team representatives who attended the FIA Friday Press Conference were unanimous is proclaiming the loss for the sport with the retirement of seven time world champion Michael Schumacher. The Team representatives who attended the Press meet are: John BOOTH (Marussia), Monisha KALTENBORN (Sauber), Kim SPEARMAN (Cosworth), Martin WHITMARSH (McLaren),… Read More »

Schumy to retire at the end of the season

Suzuka, 4 Oct 2012: Seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher has announced that he would retire from Formula One at the end of the season. Schumacher’s future in the sport had been a topic of conversation all week. Mercedes’ signing of Lewis Hamilton to partner Nico Rosberg in 2013 brought to an end Schumacher’s tenure with the Brackley-based… Read More »