Philip Porter has been a passionate motor racing enthusiast since childhood. He became a close friend with boyhood hero Stirling Moss, writing four books together. Another legend with whom he co-wrote and became close friends was the great Murray Walker. Philip has written around 35 books and formed Porter Press International in 2005. He started competing in motorsport while at school and began collecting classic cars in the early '70s. In 1997, he and his wife Julie formed the International Jaguar XK Club, then the Jaguar E-type Club in 2005.