The Stig is named as Ben Collins

Sam Burnett

Attempts by the BBC to get an injunction placed on book publisher HarperCollins have failed in the past few minutes according to Sky News, and the Stig has been controversially outed as Ben Collins.

Some say that this leaves him free to publish his autobiography and cash in on his previously secret identity.

All we know is - this is what happens to Stigs when they're on the link below.