Stirling Matheson

  • A freelance automotive writer since 2009 
  • A graduate​ of the Bridgestone Racing Academy of Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada​


Stirling Matheson is a former writer for ThoughtCo who wrote articles on Mercedes-Benzes vehicles. Stirling began writing about automobiles in 2009 as a writer for He also wrote about racing and motor cars for Essential Style for Men, LLC., and with Complex Media.

To start, Stirling wrote about vehicles such as the Buick Enclave before moving into writing about Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, and other sports cars. Stirling's work appears on several websites dedicated to cars and racing including 95,, and He also reviews racing sim games.



Stirling Matheson received a Bachelor Arts (B.A.) in Dance Pedagogy from Butler University in 2009. He is a graduate of the Bridgestone Racing Academy of Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada.

Awards and Publications


ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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