Nigel Stepney, former Ferrari F1 engineer famous of spygate between Ferrari and McLaren is dead.
In accordance to Britain’s Mirror the 56-year old engineer who worked in past also with Ayrton Senna died on Friday morning. His van was struck by a truck on a motorway.
„For reasons yet to be established, the man appears to have entered the carriageway and was then in collision with an articulated goods vehicle,” Kent Police said.
After he left F1 he worked with endurance and supercars. His current employer confirmed death in statement: „JRM regrets to announce that Nigel Stepney, the company’s racing team manager and technical director, was killed in a car accident this morning.”