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Tales of a former Formula 1 Chief Mechanic

After having spent 20 years working on Formula 1 cars, Briton Greg Baker left his position of Chief Mechanic with Renault last year to spend time with his family in Montreal. After his apprenticeship, Greg Baker began his motorsport career with Tom Walkinshaw Racing, working on the Group C cars from 1990 to 92. He then became the No. 1 mechanic at Williams, which ran three Renault Lagunas in the exciting British Touring Car Championship. Baker then graduated in Formula 1 with Arrows-Yamaha, again as No. 1 mechanic. After four years with Arrows, he moved to Renault where he won two World Championships with Fernando Alonso. Finally, he spent the last five years as the Chief Mechanic with...
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