RAC appoints new motoring head

The Royal Automobile Club (RAC) has appointed Jeremy Vaughan as the head of motoring, a role previously known as motoring secretary.

Jeremy has over 25 years of experience in media and events at Haymarket Media Group. He worked across the motoring group publishing magazines such as Autosport, Classic & Sports Car, Autocar and F1 Racing before being seconded to Asia and Australia to head up Haymarket’s activities.

Jeremy’s motoring events experience includes Haymarket’s Autosport International show with more recent experience gained at Brand Events who produce Car Fest, London Classic Car Show and Ignition Festival, giving him a thorough understanding of the motoring events business in the UK.

In addition to motoring events and cross platform media, Jeremy has an in-depth knowledge of the motoring book market and was commercial director with Evro Publishing that published award-winning books on John Surtees, Brian Redman and Stirling Moss.

He has a passion for all things motoring and motorsport having competed in historic rallying and even a round of the World Rally Championship in Australia.

Jeremy will join the Club senior management team on 20 April 2017.