- New Writer Award – Shortlisted
Toby Vintcent served as an officer in the British Army 16th/5th The Queen’s Royal Lancers during the Cold War, as part of NATO’s Rapid Deployment Force. He then had a successful career at Merrill Lynch. He has been Director of International Affairs at the British Equestrian Federation. Toby Vintcent’s lifelong passion for Formula One resulted in his first book, Driven. He lives in Oxford, the heart of F1 country, with his wife and son.