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

LiveAbout and Dotdash

LiveAbout is a reference site focused on entertainment, activities, and hobbies. We know that time away from the stress of work and responsibilities at home is limited, and we want to help you make the most of those precious hours.

That’s why our coverage is a lovable jumble of urban legends, sports history, and esoteric trivia. Our articles discuss everything from fashion advice to UFO sightings, all so you can make the most of your time off.

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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