Formula One Analyst

Steve Matchett serves as an analyst for NBC and NBC Sports Networks coverage of Formula One™ .

Prior to joining the NBC Sports Group, Matchett was an analyst and host for SPEED’s numerous Formula One™ programs, including  practices, qualifying sessions, and races.

As a former mechanic working for the Benetton F1™ Team from 1990-1998, Matchett provides viewers with a  unique perspective. During the course of his career, Matchett has worked with F1™ drivers: Michael Schumacher, Nelson Piquet, Riccardo Patrese, Martin Brundle, Johnny Herbert, Gerhard Berger and Jean Alesi. He was also the technical editor for F1™ Racing Magazine for 10 years from 2000-2012.

Born in the United Kingdon, Matchett is the author of three books detailing various aspects of life in Formula One™, with a fourth in development.