Peter Stevens is one of the UK’s best-known and most sought-after international transportation and product designers. He is responsible for creating road and race cars for McLaren, Lamborghini, BMW, Lotus, Prodrive and TWR among others.
From specialist, bespoke vehicles to mass production models Peter Stevens’s creations have won international accolades. Before the demise of MG Rover in 2005, Peter’s MG TF was the best-selling sports car in the UK. It was voted ‘the world’s most beautiful cabriolet’ in 2003.
His cars are in automotive collections across the world, and have been shown at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston as well as London’s Design Museum. He has been Visiting Professor of Vehicle Design at the Royal College of Art and twice nominated as the UK’s Prince Philip Designer of the Year.
Among Peter’s best known road and race designs are the McLaren F1 road car, the 1999 Le Mans-winning BMW, the Lotus Elan, the Lotus Esprit revision, Jaguar’s XJR-15, and the Subaru Impreza P1 road car as well as the world rally series-winning Subaru Impreza WRCs. During his career, Peter has worked with many of the world’s leading transportation companies, including Automobili Lamborghini, BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Nissan, Rolls Royce and Subaru.