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Hungarian F1 GP: Michael Schumacher’s Antics Add Colour to Otherwise Dull Race

Michael Schumacher is getting on a bit. At 43 years old, he's well short of the oldest driver to enter a race (Louis Chiron holds that record at 58). He’s not even too old to succeed—the great Juan Manuel Fangio was world champion at 46. But he did seem to have a bit of a “senior’s moment” at the start of the 2012 Hungarian Grand Prix. After delivering his worst qualifying performance for a Hungarian GP—managing only 17th place—and crashing in the wet during the second free practice session, it’s difficult to imagine that things could have got worse. But they did. While there are conflicting reports as to why the start of the race was aborted, there's little doubt that Schumacher was the cause...

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