Seven times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher is one Germany's most famous sports stars.
"Schumi", bornin 1969, drove for the Jordan, Benetton, Ferrari and Mercedes teams, his F1 career began in 1991, he retired in 2006 only to return four years later. His younger brother Ralf is also a F1 driver.
Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma, according to his spokesperson. He has been transported from Grenoble to the university hospital in Lausanne where he is to continue his rehabilitation.