Former Formula One driver Michael Schumacher has been airlifted to hospital following a skiing accident.
Here are some key facts about the 44-year-old German:
- Schumacher won the Formula One World Championship seven times
- He won 91 races during a 19-year career in F1
- He retired in 2006 but returned in 2010 - before quitting at the end of the 2012 season
- He appeared as "The Stig" on Top Gear
- His younger brother Ralf was a Formula 1 driver for 11 years
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