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How Schumacher's anxiety and self doubt created an F1 legend

Former Ferrari team principal Jean Todt has explained how anxiety and self-doubt help fuel the record-breaking career of Michael Schumacher. As team principal and star driver, Todt and Schumacher dominated F1 for five seasons at the turn of the millennium as the Scuderia took five successive title doubles, making the German the sport's most decorated driver of all time in the process. Article continues under video Between 2000 – 2004, Schumacher won 46 of the 85 grands prix held, but Todt has revealed that the star man would return at the start of each year wracked with uncertainty. So much so that he would order private testing sessions at Ferrari's home track to sharpen his skills...
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