Berlin, Germany - Michael Schumacher will be honoured at the German Formula 1 GP by having a corner at the Nurburgring named after him.

He'l be at the race at the Nurburgring on July 22 for the unveiling of the Schumacher S and track director Walter Kafitz said: "Schumacher is the greatest driver in the history of German motorsport.

"We wanted to do something extra to honour him."

Schumacher won five times at the Nurburgring. He will drive a lap before the German Grand PGP and so be the first driver to go through the Schumacher S. - AFP