Schumacher issues warning to rivals

World champion Michael Schumacher will equal Alain Prost's eight year-old record of 51 wins if he triumphs in Sunday's British Grand Prix, and the German has issued a warning to his rivals that he can only get better from here

Schumacher issues warning to rivals

On his current form Schumacher could take the total to 70, 80 or even 90 before he retires, as well as potentially equalling Juan Manuel Fangio's record of four world titles. But the Ferrari ace says he is not wasting time on the ramifications of what the next two wins will mean.

"It was great to get my 50 victories in France but I am not even thinking about what the 51st will mean, though when it comes I will be happy," said Schumacher. "I am not trying to target statistics as a motivation.

"I am certainly on a high at the moment but I am still learning, I am still looking to improve."

Schumacher has taken six victories so far this year on his way to building up a 31-point lead in the drivers' standings and from here the 32-year-old thinks he will only go from strength to strength.

"I can only get better and better," he said. "I have still got a hunger to win races. Every race weekend brings a new measure and a new adventure for me."

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