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    VIDEO: Ultima claims Top Gear track record without show's authorization

    Ultima GTR720 around the Top Gear test track - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Automotive records can be funny things. While everyone seems to be interested in knowing what vehicle is the quickest, fastest, most expensive or rarest, there always seems to be plenty of dissent when ...

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    Rum Runner: Schumacher bides his time driving for Bacardi while plotting return to F1

    So what is Michael Schumacher up to these days? Well, having retired as one of the highest-paid sports figures of all time, pretty much anything he wants. But even in retirement, Schumi makes more than most F1 drivers. Part of his ongoing sponsorship portfolio includes acting as a spokesman for ...

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    Introduction to Karting: Part 1

    Introduction to Karting: Part 1 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Michael Schumacher. Ayrton Senna. Jeff Gordon. Alex Zanardi. Danica Patrick. All great drivers and all learned their trade in buzzy little racing karts with no suspension, no downforce, minimal protection, and arguably more ...

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    Big Schu to Fill: Ferrari's Luca Badoer hasn't raced in ten years, never scored a point

    With Michael Schumacher now confirmed to have canceled his comeback due to a neck injury sustained in a motorcycle accident, Ferrari has been left with no choice but to put one of its veteran test drivers into Felipe Massa's seat until the injured Brazilian is ready to return to active duty. The ...

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    Officially Official: Schumacher not coming back after all - driving is a pain in the neck

    Ferrari was in with a bang, now it looks like the scarlet racers will be out with soggy whimpers: Michael Schumacher has canceled his F1 return due to lingering pain in his neck from a motorcycle accident earlier this year. Schumacher has been testing in Ferrari's 2007 car at the company's ...

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    Schumacher prepares in old F2007, stiff neck may stalls comeback [UPDATED]

    Michael Schumacher behind the wheel of the Ferrari F2007 at Mugello – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Michael Schumacher's hopes of testing the 2009 Scuderia Ferrari F60 may have been dashed, but that doesn't mean the seven-time world champion is resting on his proverbial laurels. In ...

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    Statement on Ferrari website lashes out against Toro Rosso "indiscretion"

    Sour grapes much? Both of Italy's Formula One teams had to switch drivers mid-season during the year: Scuderia Toro Rosso (because Sebastien Bourdais wasn't working out) and Scuderia Ferrari (due to Felipe Massa injury). However, due to the comprehensive ban on in-season testing, neither could ...

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    REPORT: Schumacher's neck could stifle comeback

    Michael Schumacher's return to Formula One could be in jeopardy due to a neck injury the seven-time World Champion sustained while testing a motorcycle in Spain earlier this year. According to a (awkwardly translated) release from Schumacher's spokeswoman, Sabine Kehm, "It is not sure yet the ...

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    REPORT: Schumacher to earn a tidy 1M Euros per race for return effort

    According to a report from German newspaper Die Tageszeitung, Michael Schumacher – already one of the richest athletes in the world – will earn a cool million Euros (that's $1.44M USD to us Yanks) for each race in which he's substituting for injured Ferrari factory driver Felipe ...

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    BREAKING: Schumacher to return to Ferrari F1 for remainder of season

    Yesterday's rumors have been confirmed: Michael Schumacher will take Felipe Massa's place for the remainder of the 2009 Formula One season. A Ferrari spokesperson said Schumi's return hinges on the seven-time F1 champion's ability to pass the FIA's physical (we doubt that'll be a problem) and ...

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    Could Schumacher come out of retirement to replace Massa?

    Could Michael Schumacher pull a Lance Armstrong and unretire back to the sport he so dearly loves and was almost impossibly successful at? If reports coming out of Formula One-obsessed European media outlets are to believed, the 40-year-old, seven-time F1 Driver's Championship winner is in the ...

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    VIDEO: Schumacher's Ferrari FXX blitzes the Top Gear test track

    Schumacher's Ferrari FXX hot lap - Click above to watch video after the jump
    Alright, so whether you've seen it already or not, most of the enthusiast world is aware that Top Gear has revealed its mystery "tame racing driver" as none other than F1 maestro Michael Schumacher. That unhelmeting came ...

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    Schumacher gets down with new Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano HGTE [w/VIDEO]

    Click above to watch video of Schumacher talking Ferrari after the jump
    When he's not racing superbikes or reliving the good old days, seven-time Formula World Champion Michael Schumacher gets his thrills testing new Ferrari supercars. The Prancing Horse recently had Schumi take a 599 GTB with the ...

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    BMW Sauber's Nick Heidfeld takes completed-races record from Schumacher

    Nick Heidfeld at the launch of the BMW Sauber F1.09 – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Nick Heidfeld and the BMW Sauber F1 team he drives for may not be having the best season thus far, but one thing you can give them credit for is consistency. And as anyone who knows racing can ...

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    Red Flag: Race of Champions moves to China

    2008 Race of Champions - Click above for a hi-res gallery
    Still think of the Race of Champions as an elitist European event? Think again. Organizers have announced that that the annual face-off is scheduled to head to China this year.The Race of Champions, for those unfamiliar, is a year-end ...

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    Hamilton, Schumacher slam new F1 scoring rules

    It appears that Formula One's new scoring system has few friends in the pitlane. Renault's Fernando Alonso and Toyota's Jarno Trulli have already blasted it, and now reigning champ Lewis Hamilton from McLaren and former champion Michael Schumacher have similarly disparaged the new system that ...

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    SPOILER: 2008 Race of Champions crowns new king among motorsport's best

    Click above for high-res gallery from the 2008 Race of Champions
    Yesterday marked the running of the 2008 Race of Champions, an annual event that hosts the world's best drivers from NASCAR, F1, WRCC, LeMans racing and every other legitimate form of four-wheeled competition in the world. The ...

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    Honda offers Michael Schumacher a ride in World Superbike Championship

    Formula One champ Michael Schumacher has been enjoying his new gigs working with Ferrari's development team and hooning Honda Fireblades in various Superbike racing events, and he's proven to beabout as adept racing around on two wheels as he is on four. The seven-time F1 champion from Germany has ...

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    VIDEO: Michael Schumacher saunters around 'Ring in Ferrari California

    Click image above for high-res mini-gallery of MS and the California at the 'Ring
    This past Sunday, Ferrari had its Racing Days event at the Nürburgring in Germany and after the customers got a chance to 'ring out their rides, company legend Michael Schumacher wheeled out the new Ferrari ...

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    Schumacher fine-tunes the Ferrari California (w/VIDEO)

    Click above for high-res gallery of Schumacher and the California Michael Schumacher may have departed the Formula One grid, but he has most definitely not left Ferrari. The seven-time world champion, widely credited with building Ferrari into the power house it is today, still comes around the ...


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