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Agence France-Presse
Suzuka, Japan, October 04, 2012
Factfile on Formula One driver Michael Schumacher, who is set to retire at the end of the 2012 Grand Prix season:


    
    Name: Michael Schumacher
    Date of birth: January 3, 1969
    Birthplace: Huerth-Hermuelheim, Germany
    Height: 1.74m
    Weight: 75kg
    Team: Mercedes-AMG
    Number: 7
    Website: www.michael-schumacher.de
    Wife: Corinna (married August 1995); children -- Gina Maria, Mick
   
    Career details
    GP starts: 302
    Victories: 91
    Podiums (including wins): 155
    Pole positions: 69
    Fastest laps: 77
    Points scored in 2012: 43 (12th position after Singapore GP)
    Total points scored: 1560
   
    Grand Prix debut: 1991, Belgian GP, Jordan
    First win: Belgium 1992
    Last win: China 2006
    Teams: Jordan (1991), Benetton (1991-1995), Ferrari (1996-2006), Mercedes (since 2010)
    Drivers standings : World champion (1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004), 2nd (1998, 2006), 3rd (1992, 1996, 2005),  4th (1993), 5th (1999), 8th (2011), 9th(2010), 12th (1991)
    Main records: Seven world titles; 13 wins in one season (2004); 17 podiums in 17 races (2002)