News Details

F1 'spy-gate' mechanic dies aged 56

Nigel Stepney, the former Ferrari mechanic at the heart of the 2007 'spy-gate' scandal, has died in a road accident, aged 56. Stepney was sentenced in Italy to 20 months in prison after being found guilty of sabotage, industrial espionage and sporting fraud. Stepney had leaked nearly 800 pages of confidential Ferrari information to McLaren ahead of the 2007 season. He did not serve the sentence, but never worked in Formula 1 again. More to follow.
Full Story »
1y ago from BBC.co.uk 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Nigel Stepney killed in road accident

Former Ferrari mechanic Nigel Stepney, who was at the heart of the...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Nigel Stepney Killed in Road Accident

JRM‘s Team Manager and Technical Director, and former Ferrari F1...

Former Ferrari engineer Nigel Stepney dies

– Nigel Stepney, a former engineer with Ferrari and one of the men...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Amalgam unveils the Ferrari F40

Amalgam has unveiled its latest 1:8 scale model, and the subject is one...
1y ago from Pitpass.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Lorenzo: My first enemy is myself

Jorge Lorenzo admits that the biggest obstacle standing between him and a...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Ducati to test in Spain as they look for more grip

With Ducati having skipped the post Jerez test the Italian team will...
16h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Bautista pleased with Aprilia seamless

Alvaro Bautista gave Aprilia's new seamless gearbox its first public...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Mattia Pasini returns for Moto2 test in Aragon

Former 125cc, 250cc, Moto2 and MotoGP rider Mattia Passini is testing in...
13h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Shortened Monaco track good for fans, says Di Grassi

Lucas di Grassi believes that the shortened version of Monaco in use for...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

IndyCar: Series mandates new aero kit component

Related Stories Related Stories IndyCar IndyCar: Ganassi team reveals new...
9h ago from Racer.com

De Silvestro seals IndyCar return with Andretti

– Simona de Silvestro will return to IndyCar with Andretti...
17h ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar: Series set to introduce LED position lights

After testing a LED car position system during Spring Training in March...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Endurance to the fore in Sardinia

Italy’s round features longest leg in modern day WRC
11h ago from WRC.com

The Rising Star of Daniel McKenna

The opening round of the 2015 FIA Junior World Rally Championship, Rallye...
14h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

RX: Guy Wilks joins JRM Racing for Lydden Hill

Two-time British Rally champion Guy Wilks is set to enter the British...
14h ago from Crash.net

Prokop's race against time for Portugal car

Developed by M-Sport, the new car will make its eagerly anticipated debut...
14h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

13 ongoing transfer sagas and how they'll end this...

This season has typically seen a number of top players across Europe...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Valencia Closing In On Arsenal Target Zakaria Bakkali

It has been reported that Valencia are in advanced talks to land PSV...
4h ago from Nastytackle.com

EXCLUSIVE: Aaron Ramsey DOUBTFUL for clash with Swansea

BRUISED LEG: Ramsey could miss his side's match against Swansea [GETTY]...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Report: Arsenal to use Joel Campbell in makeweight to...

Arsenal will reportedly use Joel Campbell as a makeweight in a deal to...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.