Setting the scene for Canada

Setting the scene for Canada

Michael Schumacher and Mercedes head into Canada off the back of a 'pole' in Monaco and a growing belief that a comeback win is finally on the cards. But it's not just pride that's resting on the German's potential 92nd victory. As Jonathan Noble explains, it could decide the entire 2013 driver market...

In a remarkable year for Formula 1, are we really going to see Michael Schumacher, a seven-time champion, driving car number seven, win race number seven and become the seventh winner of 2012 at a venue he has won seven times before?

That was one of the big questions being asked in the paddock as the sun set over the former Olympic rowing basin on Thursday night ahead of the Canadian Grand Prix.

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