Fuelling Round podcast: David Gandy on testing automobiles for Auto Specific and modelling on This Morning


World-renowned vogue mannequin David Gandy joins hosts Jason Plato and Dave Vitty within the newest episode of award-winning podcast Fuelling Round. 

Gandy, who has modelled for vogue manufacturers equivalent to Dolce & Gabbana, Zara, Marks & Spencer and H&M, has labored on shoots with the likes of Naomi Capmbell, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Scarlett Johansson. 

In a jam-packed episode, he remembers how he bought his begin within the trade after his then-housemate entered him right into a modelling competitors for ITV daytime present This Morning, his epic automotive assortment and his clothes vary.  

David Gandy on why working for Auto Specific journal continues to be the perfect job he’s ever had

The 43-year-old additionally tells Plato and Vitty all about his summer season working for Auto Specific journal in his hole 12 months earlier than going to college, during which he was tasked with delivering take a look at automobiles to tracks in a number of the world’s most glamorous areas. 

“Once I had a 12 months out, I assumed what do I wish to go and do?” Gandy questioned. 

“I've such a ardour for automobiles, so I wrote to Auto Specific journal asking for a gig. I labored there for per week and so they stated: ‘Pay attention David, it’s the summer season and all the blokes are happening vacation. Do you wish to be paid £50 a day to ship all of the take a look at automobiles to check tracks?’ It was like somebody had given me the dream job at 18.

“I ought to’ve caught to that if I’m completely trustworthy. I used to be being paid £50 a day and driving Subaru Imprezas, the (Porsche) Cayman or Boxster had simply come out at that time. They’d be like ‘that should recover from to Mallorca tomorrow’.

“I used to only be part of the group with the take a look at drivers and sit behind the automotive being thrown round, and so they thought it was hilarious, I assumed it was hilarious and that’s how I spent my time, after which stupidly went to college.”  

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