Grand Prix Grand Tours was founded in 2016 in the usual way companies like this start; a couple of friends with a passion in common and an idea about how to turn that into a business. From humble beginnings arranging continental road trips for friends, Grand Prix Grand Tours has grown to become the premier provider of motorsport travel experiences. Grand Prix Grand Tours now arranges over 50 different motorsport experiences in over 20 countries. Whether it is Formula One, MotoGP, or driving a supercar along Europe’s greatest roads, Grand Prix Grand Tours is on hand to offer advice and assistance to ensure you have the holiday of a lifetime.
Our team of tour guides and specialist travel advisers come from a variety of backgrounds. Whether that is professional motor-sport, VIP hospitality, or luxury travel, the one thing they all have in common is a shared passion for the business. This means that you get the benefit of the first-hand experience of Europe’s greatest roads and routes for driving tours, knowledge of the best places to sit and stay at whichever Grand Prix takes your fancy, and recommendations of the world’s most exclusive hotels and resorts.
Motoring and business are two of Jay’s consuming passions. Jay founded Grand Prix Grand Tours, with Simon Mawdsley, after spending over 15 years managing large IT projects for banks in London. Since founding Grand Prix Grand Tours, Jay hasn’t looked back.
When Jay is not busy in the office, he enjoys squash and cycling.
Simon founded Grand Prix Grand Tours with Jay Chauhan after spending over 15 years working in the derivatives industry. Since founding Grand Prix Grand Tours in 2016, Simon and Jay have grown the company from a 2-man band to the leading global motorsport tour operator.
When not running Grand Prix Grand Tours, Simon enjoys spending time with his family and travelling.
John has worked in a variety of sales roles in a variety of industries. Straight after graduating John worked for a residential letting agency in Kensington, and made the jump into tourism a few years later.
Having worked in in the travel & tourism market for over 10 years, Jamie brings a wealth of experience into our ranks. Jamie heads up our F1 sales team and lives and breathes Formula 1!
Ed lifelong passion for cars and driving began as a small boy growing up in close proximity to the McLaren factory. Ed’s experience of holiday travel, love of adventure and of course Formula 1 makes him the ideal candidate to guide you through each race to make your trip the best it can be.
Hannah is responsible for all our online and media presence, whether that means writing our weekly blog, managing our regular press campaigns, or managing our digital presence.
Unlike many driving holiday operators, Grand Prix Grand Tours is a fully insured tour operator that adheres to all legislation designed to protect the consumer. This includes the European Package Holiday Directive, Supplier Failure Cover, and Trust Accounts held by a third party. That means that whatever happens to us, you are protected.