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Spa is 'a special track to us as a family' says Schumacher

Mick Schumacher has acknowledged the significance of the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps to his family ahead of this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix. It was at this event in 1991 that his father Michael made his Formula 1 race weekend debut, although a clutch failure on the Jordan 191 meant he was forced to retire from the race on the opening lap. Even so, his performance in practice and qualifying caught the eye of Flavio Briatore and he switched to Benetton for the next race in Monza. He claimed his first F1 race win at Spa the following year and went on to pick up his first two world championships with the team. Mick - now himself a full-time F1 driver with Haas - had the chance to drive his...
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