McCarthy’s brief F1 career was spent with the notorious Andrea Moda team that came in went within the space of less than a season in 1992. He never qualified for a Grand Prix.
Since leaving the sport he had a brief spell as the original Stig on the hugely popular BBC programme Top Gear.
- Autotrader.co.uk – The original Stig speaks (external)
- McCarthy, Perry – “Flat Out, Flat Broke: Formula One the hard way”
- Who’s Who: Perry McCarthy