The Highlight Reel: The Original Stig Perry McCarthy

Join us for another episode of the TMC Talk Show, this time with none other than the original Stig (also known as Perry McCarthy)! In this latest installment, we discuss Perry’s expansive racing career, his book “Flat Out Flat Broke,” and his time working as the enigmatic test driver on Top Gear. I had a great time speaking with Perry! As you’ll see in the interview, he’s a genuine guy who knows how to make you laugh. The video posted above is the full interview, but you can check out the links below for other viewing options including the podcast version.

Podcast Version:

Full Interview:
“Off the Grid” Segment:
“Fan Questions” Segment:

Host: Sid Sudhir
Guest: Perry McCarthy
Producer: Angad Agrawal

Intro: 0:00
Racing for Andrea Moda F1: 0:05
How Perry Became The Stig: 3:06
Keeping Secrecy as The Stig: 4:36
Exit from Top Gear: 6:34

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