Saward in 2011
|Born||14 July 1961|
London, England, UK
|Known for||Formula One reporting|
|Relatives||Jill Saward (sister)|
Henry George Kendall (great-grandfather)
Life and career
Saward was educated at Haileybury College and attained a degree in history at Bedford College, University of London. In 1984 he joined Autosport magazine in London. He began reporting on Formula One in 1988, working alongside Nigel Roebuck and remained as Grand Prix Editor of Autosport until 1993. He later wrote for the F1 News magazine, and went on to create the JSBM newsletter and more recently a Formula One blog, called Joeblogsf1. He is also the F1 Editor of Autoweek magazine.
This was followed by the launch of GrandPrix+, an e-magazine developed in partnership with David Tremayne. Saward hosts audiences for Formula One fans who can ask questions about the sport. He also takes part in Missed Apex podcasts. He has the distinction of attending all the F1 races since 1988, is accredited as an FIA Formula One Permanent Passholder, and previously sat on the board of Caterham Cars as a non-executive director.
Saward has also written a number of books, including The World Atlas of Motor Racing. In 2007 he published The Grand Prix Saboteurs, detailing the story of racing drivers who went on to establish a sabotage network in France during World War II. As a result of this book, the Guild of Motoring Writers named Saward the Renault UK Author of the Year. He published a biography of his great-grandfather, Henry George Kendall, The Man who Caught Crippen. He has recently published two volumes of Fascinating F1 Facts.
- "Joe Saward and David Tremayne become Directors of Caterham Group". skiddmark.com. Retrieved 31 July 2014.
- "Caterham Cars Group". companiesintheuk.co.uk. Companies In the UK. December 2012. Retrieved 24 February 2015.
- Saward, Joe (2018). Fascinating F1 Facts Vol 1. Morienval Press. ISBN 978-0-9554868-3-8.
- Saward, Joe (2018). Fascinating F1 Facts Vol 2. Morienval Press. ISBN 978-0-9554868-4-5.
- Saward, Joe (2010). The Man who Caught Crippen. Morienval Press. ISBN 978-0-9554868-1-4.
- Saward, Joe (2006). The Grand Prix Saboteurs. Morienval Press. ISBN 978-0955486807.
- Joe Saward's forum
- Joe Saward's website
- Joe Saward's Business of Motorsport newsletter
- GrandPrix+, F1 e-Magazine
- Missed Apex podcast
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