Jack Leslie

  • Contributor to  several motor-sport and auto racing publications and websites 
  • Content intern for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Racing Team
  • Six years experience as a freelance writer


Jack Leslie is a former writer for ThoughtCo where his primary writing focus was on Formula 1 racing. In 2011, Jack decided to combine his passions for Formula 1 and writing beginning in 2012 as a senior writer for Richland F1, which would later become his blog site, JackLeslieF1.co.uk. His work appears in Rumble Strip News, CarWow.com, and BeerMogul Games. He also contributes to CarThrottle.com, Grand Prix Times, Motorsport Week, and many other niche publications.

Jack attended three F1 races for the FIA-accredited website in 2014, marking his writing debut at the Austrian Grand Prix. He works with the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Racing Team where he creates editorial commentary and manages the team's website.



Jack Leslie received a Bachelor Arts (B.A.) in Journalism, with first class honors from the University of Westminster in 2017.

Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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