Mark Hughes

Grand Prix editor
In previous lives Mark raced cars, worked at Jim Russell racing school, got a university degree which he never used, tried working in industry, didn’t like it, left and joined Motoring News in 1988 as a junior club race reporter. Went freelance in ’96, concentrated on F1 from 2000. Grand Prix editor of Autosport for 10 years.

Latest articles from Motor Sport online

2016 Austrian Grand Prix

4th July 2016

Gloves off. Last lap. Old tensions and new ones. Why did they take me off my...

Sauber and Force India's differing fortunes

27th June 2016

Amid Bernie Ecclestone’s recent comments about wanting to change Formula 1’s...

2016 European Grand Prix report

20th June 2016

Far from the crash-fest some were fearing, the inaugural Azerbaijan Grand Prix...

2016 Canadian Grand Prix

13th June 2016

Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari took off from the line way quicker than anyone...

2016 Monaco Grand Prix report

30th May 2016

Apologies to Lewis Hamilton fans, for he did indeed drive a wonderful race to...

2016 Spanish Grand Prix report

16th May 2016

The result was so remarkable, so perfect – fitting into the narrative of the...


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Once in a lifetime...

7th July 2014

The invisible advantage

7th July 2014


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January 2020
Racing Rivalries: The 25 most explosive battles between drivers, teams, cars... and families.



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