Category Archives: Michael Schumacher

Pass the smelling salts – F1 rumour mill scaring me

I have had my fill of traumatic reshuffles this week. The last thing my tired and emotional self needed as I headed home after a wonderfully relaxing meal out with friends was to see on Twitter rumours that my least … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikonnen, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Michael Schumacher, Pastor Maldonado, Ross Brawn, Rubens Barrichello | 1 Comment

>F1: Fuming at Ferrari after Felipe Fiasco

>I didn’t write about yesterday’s German Grand Prix yesterday partly because I was too angry, partly because I had to go out, and partly when I got back in I’d had a few glasses of very nice fizzy wine. By … Continue reading

Posted in Eddie Jordan, F1, Ferrari, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Michael Schumacher, Red Bull, Ross Brawn, Sebastian Vettel | Leave a comment

>F1: Boring in Bahrain

>So the first race of the season is over. I can’t say I’m displeased with a Ferrari 1-2, although I’d have been much happier if the order had been reversed and Felipe Massa had been on the top step of … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Felipe Massa, Fernando Alonso, Ferrari, Karun Chandhok, Michael Schumacher | 2 Comments

>F1: West Lothian’s Paul Di Resta signs for Force India

>West Lothian has produced some marvels in its time, former Doctor Who actor David Tennant would be enough by himself to put the county on the map forever. Then, of course there was Susan Boyle, who lives less than 10 … Continue reading

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>F1: Testing, Twitter and poorly punctuated press releases

>A sizeable chunk of the Formula One world has gathered in Valencia for the first official testing of the year. This is where the cars hit the road for the first time and the designers all sweat as we get … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Ferrari, Lotus F1, McLaren, Mercedes GP, Michael Schumacher, Red Bull, Renault, Toro Rosso | 2 Comments

>And Hello to Mercedes GP, Schumacher and Rosberg

>First, they teased us And then they finally gave us what we wanted – a good lopk at the car and the drivers, for the 2010 season. As the launch was taking place, people were asking on Twitter what colour … Continue reading

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>F1: He’s Back – Michael Schumacher and Ross Brawn together again

>You may remember that I got a tiny bit excited in the Summer when Michael Schumacher announced his albeit short lived return to F1. Unfortunately, that didn’t come to fruition because of his neck injury at the time, but that … Continue reading

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>Sick Girls and Racing Champions

>I’ve been nursing a sick little girl today, who woke up with a raging temperature in the night and a sore throat and a cough. Apparently 7 children in the other Primary 6 class are off with the same sort … Continue reading

Posted in David Coulthard, Family, Jenson Button, Michael Schumacher, Sebastian Vettel | 3 Comments

>F1 Returns in Scorching Valencia

>It’s been a long 4 weeks without Formula One. Although the sport has been making loads of headlines, with Michael Schumacher’s coming back and then not coming back and lovely Nelson Piquet Jr being given his marching orders by Renault, … Continue reading

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>Schumacher halts F1 Comeback – for the moment

>A fortnight of almost intolerable excitment at the thought of seeing Michael Schumacher race for Ferrari again has given way to disappointment and tears in the Earl Grey as he announced today that he’s had to pull out because the … Continue reading

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