Perry McCarthy

Racing Driver - Presenter
Corporate Speaker - The Stig


Perry McCarthy is quite simply unique; ex Formula One driver, bestselling author & the original secret racing driver from BBC’s Top Gear

Perry combines his famous sense of humour and experiences of rising to the top of Motor Sport - against the odds - to entertain audiences worldwide with hilarious after dinner speeches or captivating business and motivational addresses.

Perry McCarthy’s showreel - a life in the fast lane!

His attitude and his story have been inspirational. Damon Hill, 1996 F1 World Champion, said of McCarthy "I have constant admiration for how he turns a no hope situation in to some sort of triumph"

Perry is in high demand to give business and motivational speeches. He links his experience and passionate attitude, along with his behind the scenes knowledge of the Formula One world, to provide a highly entertaining and insightful platform tailored to support the client's key event messages.


In the world of International Motor Racing, Perry McCarthy is known for his speed and humour. But he is also famous for his determination, opportunism and deal making abilities. His motto is "Whatever it takes".