Filming Day Friday

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A short post today just to keep you up to date with a good opportunity to see a Formula 1 car in action for free this season. Renault F1 have announced that they will be running a RS16 F1 car for a filming day at the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit this Friday 6th May. Fans […]

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 […]

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 […]

What's it like to work for Mclaren F1 team?

What is it like to work at…McLaren F1 team?

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The name McLaren has been always synonymous with organisation, style and success. Originally formed by Bruce McLaren it was purchased and taken over by ex-mechanic Ron Dennis and moulded over the coming years into one of the most successful teams of all time. Dennis has something of a unique manner which requires ultimate perfection down […]