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'A gay driver would be a very powerful role model'

Diversity is a very important subject for the Formula 1 organization. With Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel as pioneers, the sport wants to be there for everyone. The road to get there turns out to be one full of hurdles. For example, it is waiting for a woman or gay driver on the F1-grid. Still, we are on the right track, argues Matt Bishop, Aston Martin F1's Chief Communications Officer. He departs at the end of 2022. Article continues under ad Bishop has been active in Formula 1 for almost thirty years. First as a journalist, later in communication positions at McLaren and now Aston Martin. When he arrived in the sport, he was probably the only gay man in the paddock. That has now...
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