Mark Thompson

Hungarian GP: Valton Security refuses to comment on British journalist assault

Valton Security gave a cagey response when quizzed about the security officer that appeared to strike a photographer at last weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix. Long-time photographer, Mark Thompson, got into an altercation with the officer on Friday in Budapest, and images appeared to show the officer strike him across the face, causing a cut to


Images: British photographer assaulted by trackside security at 2022 Hungarian GP

Veteran Formula 1 photographer, Mark Thompson, has allegedly been assaulted by a member of the Hungaroring security team at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Thompson, who has been working independently in the pinnacle of motorsport since 2003, was performing his duties on Friday during practice when he appeared to be affronted by a security officer. In