From the archive: Schumacher's 1991 Spa debut

From the archive: Schumacher's 1991 Spa debut

The week after Michael Schumacher's spectacular 1991 Spa debut, AUTOSPORT's Adam Cooper spoke to the young German charger about what he made of it and his plans for the future. To mark the 20th anniversary of that debut, we've pulled it out of the archive

Michael Schumacher made his sensational Formula 1 debut in the Belgian Grand Prix 20 years ago to the day.

AUTOSPORT's international correspondent of the time Adam Cooper, who knew Schumacher well from his time racing in the World Sportscar Championship and his one-off appearance in Japanese F3000, kept close tabs on the German's performance during that Spa weekend.

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