/ Motorsport / Investigators close on Schumacher file thief

Investigators close on Schumacher file thief

Linked In Share

Jun.26 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Investigators are closing on the identity of the individual attempting to sell Michael Schumacher’s stolen medical file.

Bild newspaper reports that the dossier, reportedly a doctor’s letter outlining the F1 legend’s precise condition prior to his recent transfer from Grenoble to Lausanne, is being touted to media outlets for about EUR 50,000.

The report said the seller is contacting the international outlets and publications by email, signing off with the name ‘Kagemusha’.

Kagemusha, literally ‘Shadow Warrior’, is a Japanese term ordinarily meaning a political decoy.

It is also the title of a 1980 film, and according to the movie database IMDb it is about a “petty thief with an utter resemblance to a samurai warlord”.

by Mircea Serafim (my Google+) - Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 - filed under Motorsport. Image credit: .
Linked In Share
Related Articles


Discuss: Investigators close on Schumacher file thief

Leave a Reply
















Inautonews Facebook PageInautonews RSS FeedInautonews TwitterInautonews Youtube Channel

Sign up to receive our email newsletter on your email. It's safe. No spam!

Recall roundup: BMW motorcycles
Recall roundup: BMW motorcyclesBMW has issued a recall for certain model year motorcycles because of the mounting flange on the rear wheel. BMW is in the ...
Lincoln to also introduce hip-hop favorite Navigator SUV to China
Lincoln to also introduce hip-hop favorite Navigator SUV to ChinaChinese customers, well known for hunting down pieces of celebrity glamour, will have the chance to buy a US vehicle that ...
US: Toyota introducing affordable auto braking safety packs
US: Toyota introducing affordable auto braking safety packsToyota Motor Sales USA Inc, the local division of Toyota Motor Corp, the largest automaker in the world, recently announced it ...
2015 Ford C-MAX and S-MAX get priced in the UK
2015 Ford C-MAX and S-MAX get priced in the UKThe facelifted C-MAX and Grand C-MAX and the new generation of the S-MAX are getting ready to be introduced in the United ...
Mid-engined Corvette gets rendered
Mid-engined Corvette gets renderedAnother rendering with the Chevrolet Corvette is showing us the high-performance American sports car in a mid-engine layout. The ...
Porsche officially puts a digital spin on vintage models
Porsche officially puts a digital spin on vintage modelsHaving a vintage model, even a sports car, doesn’t necessarily mean you’re an “off the grid” customer and the wide ...
Honda S660 gets updated by Mugen
Honda S660 gets updated by MugenMugen has officially introduced a series of styling accessories for the recently unveiled Honda S660. After being officially ...
2016 Mazda MX-5 gets priced over-seas
2016 Mazda MX-5 gets priced over-seasMazda has officially announced the starting price of one of the best roadsters out there, the MX-5, in its new generation, in the ...
US: dealer group predicts low interest rates to keep lifting auto deliveries
US: dealer group predicts low interest rates to keep lifting auto deliveriesAccording to a forecast coming from the National Automobile Dealers Association, the US Federal Reserve is expected to skip ...
[VIDEO] Chris Harris – Living with the McLaren P1
[VIDEO] Chris Harris – Living with the McLaren P1Chris Harris has taken the impressive McLaren P1 for a quick drive on the street in order to find out what it is like to actually ...
Ford’s resurrected Lincoln Continental to target both the US and China
Ford’s resurrected Lincoln Continental to target both the US and ChinaFord, the second largest US automaker, is ready to revive its iconic Lincoln Continental nameplate, with the flagship premium ...
2016 Chevy Camaro gets detailed officially
2016 Chevy Camaro gets detailed officiallyChevrolet has recently announced some interesting details on the new generation of the Camaro, which should be unveiled on the ...
Honda S660 looks good in S1000 Type R rendering
Honda S660 looks good in S1000 Type R renderingThe first rendering with the recently unveiled Honda S660 is showing the newest Asian roadster in the S100 Type R version. Ever ...
US: study shows auto dealerships need improvements
US: study shows auto dealerships need improvementsThe latest research conducted in the US shows that both women and the upcoming power generation – the Millennials – are still ...
Mercedes C63 AMG goes on sale in the U.S.
Mercedes C63 AMG goes on sale in the U.S.Mercedes has officially announced the pricing list for the range-topping C63 AMG in the United States, as the model will go on ...
Read more automotive news


2015 Geneva Motor Show Coverage

mid-engined corvette 1
Honda-S660-Mugen-1
mazda mx-5 1
2016 GMC Terrain 1
McLaren-570S-01Coupe
2016 audi a4 1
Honda S660 Concept Edition 1
bmw m4 coupe crash mechanic netherlands 1
mclaren mp4-12c crash train florida 1
mclaren 675lt spotted spain 1
Audi R8 V10 Plus Vegas Yellow 1
hyundai veloster prototype mid-engine 1

More automotive from inautonews
BMW has issued a recall for certain model year motorcycles because of the mounting flange on the rear wheel. BMW is in the middle of a recall which is affecting no less than 43,426 motorcycles. The company has issued it because of the mounting flange on the rear wheel which may crack if the bolts ...
read more
Inautonews Editors Section
Test Drive – Mitsubishi ASX 2.2 Diesel AT Instyle 4WD
Test Drive – Mitsubishi ASX 2.2 Diesel AT Instyle 4WD The Mitsubishi ASX can be called just about anything except for “new” and this is the word we are looking for because the company seems to have ...
Test Drive – BMW 2-Series Active Tourer 218d
Test Drive – BMW 2-Series Active Tourer 218dIn an attempt to keep production costs low and to go ahead with its times, the 2-Series Active Tourer is the first vehicle made by BMW with a ...
Test Drive: BMW 225i Active Tourer
Test Drive: BMW 225i Active TourerOne word of advice from the very beginning – if you’re a BMW purist that believes the blue-white logo has nothing in common with front wheel ...

Editors Section
Inautonews Editors Section
2012 Safest Cars list 2011 Safest Cars [Video] 2011 IIHS Safest Cars [Video] 2011 EuroNCAP Safest Cars 2010 Safest Cars [Video]

Latest in Safety Recall roundup: BMW motorcyclesBMW has issued a recall for certain model year motorcycles because of the mounting flange on the ... US: Toyota introducing affordable auto braking safety packsToyota Motor Sales USA Inc, the local division of Toyota Motor Corp, the largest automaker in the ...
Safety Section