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April 5, 2018

Tough times – they teach us the most

As widely reported, this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of McLaren; not only a super-successful Formula One team with a […]
April 5, 2018

Sharing the stage with Astronaut Chris Hadfield, Dublin, January 2014

Looking forward to January 2014 when I will be sharing the stage in Dublin with Commander Chris Hadfield, whose amazing tweets and images broadcast from the […]
April 5, 2018

Technology – transforming businesses, F1 included

Today I was asked to speak to a multi national company whose IT professionals are in the midst of change driven by the pace and scope […]
April 5, 2018

The first pit stop in under 2 seconds is with us!

Red Bull Racing’s achievement in completing a pit stop in 1.923s during yesterday’s United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, once again highlights the relentless quest […]
April 5, 2018

F1’s cost crisis

Much has been written recently about the difficulties surrounding the desire by some Formula One teams to secure a cost-cap, reducing budgets to a level which […]
April 5, 2018

Lewis Hamilton; superstar & antidote to boredom

One of the problems about working in or following Formula One for a long time is that you lose a sense of perspective. It becomes hard […]
April 5, 2018

Let’s park the negativity and enjoy Silverstone

Preparing for Sports Pro’s ‘Black Book Race Forum’ on Thursday morning, where I joined a panel to discuss the governance of Formula One, I found myself […]
April 5, 2018

‘The Business of Winning’ Publication Date Nears!

In the coming weeks my book ‘The Business of Winning’ will be published by Kogan Page in London, and I am very much looking forward to […]
April 5, 2018

Hamilton & Ricciardo shine at glorious Monza

Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix offered us yet another fascinating series of insights into the battles on and off the track in the ever-fascinating tussle between drivers, […]
April 5, 2018

F1 2014; putting Energy Efficiency on pole position

Today I will be talking at the RWM Energy Event in Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre. My theme will the manner in which Formula One has embraced […]
April 5, 2018

‘The Business of Winning’; why F1™ has much to teach businesses

The launch of my book ‘The Business of Winning’, published by Kogan Page in London, comes three years after I had the idea to take lessons […]
April 5, 2018

Moving Status into GP2 – the door to F1

17th October 2014; When I co-founded the Status Grand Prix team in 2005, we had an ambition to become established as one of Europe’s foremost single […]