Schumacher rules out motorbike racing return

569 views

Michael Schumacher, Mercedes AMG F1 rides the circuit
Michael Schumacher, Mercedes AMG F1 rides the circuit

Photo by: xpb.cc

Oct.15 (GMM) Michael Schumacher has ruled out falling back on two wheels as he prepares once again for F1 retirement.

The great German raced in the German superbike series at times during his three-year 'sabbatical' in the wake of his Ferrari career, and narrowly escaped serious injury in one particular spill.

Schumacher told the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper that racing motorbikes is "great fun", but he also acknowledged that it is "definitely" more dangerous than F1.

"I am very willing to learn," he smiled. "What that means is that I will not do any more motorcycle racing."

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series F1
Article type Breaking news
Tags ferrari, schumacher

User photos

Rustyn90

Rustyn90

110 photos
kboxka

kboxka

84 photos
jimmykwoods
F1

jimmykwoods

2 photos
nickmossdesign

nickmossdesign

2 photos
Evan_DeCiren

Evan_DeCiren

100 photos
Todd
WRC

Todd

20 photos
Tim Holmes
F1

Tim Holmes

17 photos
EuroRacer

EuroRacer

8 photos
Upload photo