As a result, Schumacher won the Drivers' Championship, the first German to do so— was German but raced under the Austrian flag.
He was placed in a medically induced coma until 2014.
Michael is credited for making Formula One popular in Germany and all over the Europe.
For the 2006 Brazilian Grand Prix, he wore an all-red helmet that included the names of his ninety-one Grand Prix victories.
During the pre-race ceremonies of the season's last race, the , former player presented a trophy to Schumacher for his achievements in Formula One.
He featured in an advertising campaign for television, cinema and online media, supported by consumer engagements, public relations and digital media across the world.