Apprenticeships at Mercedes F1 Team

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Apprenticeships are making something of a comeback in manufacturing and offer fantastic opportunities to learn a trade and skills set whilst earning and completing college studies in your chosen area. Mercedes AMG F1 team are currently advertising for 4 different type of apprenticeships in manufacturing, each offering the chance to learn on the job and […]

Red Bull Racing Student Placement Deadline – 13th November 2015

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If you have been following my blog for any length of time, or have read my book you will know how critical work placements can be for University students who want to break into the motorsport industry. These 12 months placements really are a golden opportunity for students during their degrees and offer the most […]

Force India F1 Team motorhome

What is it like to work at…Force India F1 team?

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Force India is another one of Formula 1’s perennial midfield teams and one which has appeared and re-appeared in various forms and with different owners numerous times over the past few decades. With its origins as the plucky and occasionally successful Jordan team, Force India has a heritage which is somewhat longer and more accomplished […]

What is it like to work at… Lotus F1 Team ?

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Lotus is an evocative name in Formula 1, synonymous with some of the most inventive and successful Grand Prix cars ever made. Colin Chapman was a gifted inventor and team owner, producing some frighteningly fast racing cars and forging ties with some of the most talented drivers of the time. By pushing the boundaries of […]