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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

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

Consistency is King

Fifteen years ago today I awoke after a late night and for a split second didn’t know where I was or why I felt a little […]
April 5, 2018

Insight to F1 on the Thomson Reuters Business Forum

Transcript of Thomson Reuters on-line forum session, 30th May 2013 Q&A with Mark Gallagher, Formula One Speaker on “Lessons from the fast lane” and how businesses […]
April 5, 2018

Pit stop pressure in Malaysia

While the controversy over Sebastian Vettel’s victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix will continue to rage, from my perspective the race was notable for a series […]
April 5, 2018
Jacques Villeneuve

Working with Villeneuve; a poignant reminder of F1’s greatest achievement

Sharing the stage in Toronto last week with former World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, I couldn’t help but think that our Q&A with the audience regarding the […]
April 5, 2018

Professor Sid Watkins, Champion of Safety

Friday, Jan 18th, 2013; On a day when the world’s media reflects on the dark side of sports medicine and its creation of false idols, it’s […]
April 5, 2018

US Grand Prix – F1’s Texan gamble pays off

Last weekend saw Formula One return to the United States of America for the first time since 2007, thus continuing the sport’s quest for a sustained […]
April 5, 2018

Hamilton and McLaren; formidable pairing, soon to end

On Sunday I did something I have never done before. I watched the entire US Grand Prix from the cockpit of the winning car, Lewis Hamilton’s […]
April 5, 2018

Mercedes lures Hamilton from McLaren’s arms

Today’s announcement that Lewis Hamilton has signed a three year agreement to drive for Mercedes has shocked and surprised many, not least the McLaren team which […]
April 5, 2018

Singapore; a turning point for Maldonado?

Pastor Maldonado’s front row qualifying performance, and a race drive which would certainly have netted him a top four finish, were among the highlights of the […]
April 5, 2018

London 2012’s legacy for F1 – in China

Ma Qing Ha – China’s first F1 driver – will practice at the 2012 Italian Grand Prix Watching the London Games I found it easy to […]