Mark Gallagher: The Queen’s graduate who found management success in Formula 1

Born and raised in Belfast, Mark Gallagher has played key roles in the success of Jordan Grand Prix, Red Bull Racing and Ireland’s championship-winning A1 Grand Prix team. Now travelling the world as CEO of his consulting business, Performance Insights, he still attends a third of the Formula 1 calendar as a highly respected voice … Continue reading Mark Gallagher: The Queen’s graduate who found management success in Formula 1

Formula Student diary: A weekend to remember

Formula Student 2018 – you were a beauty. In my ten months with Queen’s Formula Racing I’ve probably felt every kind of emotion out there but none came close to the sense of achievement, relief and togetherness that I felt after Sunday’s Endurance event at Silverstone. Things had been going smoothly for QFR at Formula … Continue reading Formula Student diary: A weekend to remember

Formula Student diary: Settling in and scrutineering headaches

Scrutineering was the word of the day on Thursday at Formula Student UK. Queen's Formula Racing's mechanics had the unenviable task of presenting QFR18 to the stringent set of scrutineers at Silverstone's National Paddock. With the static inspection around 75% complete, tomorrow's aim will be to complete scrutineering along with the brake, noise and tilt … Continue reading Formula Student diary: Settling in and scrutineering headaches

Meet the former QFR member who now plans Force India’s F1 strategies

Former Queen’s Formula Racing team leader, Bernadette Collins, has been making strides in the motorsport industry since graduating from Queen’s with a Masters in Mechanical Engineering. After leaving QUB in 2009 the Fermanagh native moved to England to join McLaren Racing’s graduate scheme. This was followed by spells in the design office, focusing on gearbox … Continue reading Meet the former QFR member who now plans Force India’s F1 strategies