Steve Matchett worked as a race mechanic with the Benetton Formula 1 team for eight years. He worked with some of biggest stars in F1 including Michael Schumacher, Jean Alesi, Gerhard Berger, Martin Brundle, Johnny Herbert, Riccardo Patrese and Nelson Piquet, gaining unparalleled insight into this highly competitive world of motorsport. An accomplished author of three books, Matchett is also a popular commentator for American F1 TV audiences; first on SPEEDTV, then Fox Sports and then NBC Sports.
Matchett is available for personal appearances, lectures and track days. Contact Race Legends for details and schedules.
Career Summary for Steve Matchett
Benetton F1 Team 1990-1998
The Mechanic’s Tale: Life in the Pit-Lanes of Formula One
The Chariot Makers: Assembling the Perfect Formula 1 Car
Life in the Fast Lane: The Inside Story of Benetton’s First World Championship