Nigel Stepney

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Birthday
14, 1958
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 2, 2014 (55)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
14, 1958
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 2, 2014 (55)

About

Remembered for his work as the Ferrari Formula One racing division's head mechanic, he also, at various points, managed such Formula One racing teams as Lotus, Shadow, and Benetton.

Before Fame

He began his career as a mechanic and manager for JRM Racing's Sumo Power department; he began working for Formula One in the late 1970s.

Trivia

He was the key figure in a 2007 Formula One criminal espionage investigation centered on the Scuderia Ferrari division for which he worked.

Family Life

He died in his mid-fifties as the result of a traffic accident in Ashford, Kent, England.

Associated With

He worked for Scuderia Ferrari during the period when Michael Schumacher was one of the team's champion race car drivers.

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