Andrew Charman

Andrew Charman
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Andrew is the News and Road Test Editor for The Car Expert. He is a member of the Guild of Motoring Writers, and has been testing and writing about new cars for more than 20 years. Today he is well known to senior personnel at the major car manufacturers and attends many new model launches each year.
McLaren BP23

New clue to McLaren ‘Hyper-GT’

McLaren Automotive has released a second design sketch of its forthcoming ‘Hyper-GT’, codenamed the McLaren BP23 and a successor to the iconic McLaren F1.
Suzuki Swift review 2017 (The Car Expert)

Suzuki Swift review

The new version of the Suzuki Swift takes the model a significant step forward – Suzuki’s confidence in increasing sales should not be misplaced.
Renault ZOE review (The Car Expert)

Renault ZOE review

The Renault ZOE is the latest version of the electric supermini with a new battery extending its range into practical territory.
BTCC 2017

Touring Car Championship packs grid again

The British Touring Car Championship will feature a capacity 32-car grid for the second successive year.
Honda Jazz review (The Car Expert)

Honda Jazz review

The third generation of the Honda Jazz supermini bids to add style to the space and practicality that already attracts its core audience.
Aston Martin Valkyrie

Geneva: The £2m Aston Martin Valkyrie

The name is the big news surrounding the £2m Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar, which is making its debut at the Geneva show.
Citroen C-Aircross concept

Geneva: Citroën plots crossover future

The Citroën C-Aircross Concept debuts in Geneva as ‘a new vision’ of the brand’s future SUV line, and the likely replacement for the C3 Picasso.
Subaru XV

Geneva: New tech for Subaru XV

The latest version of the Subaru XV crossover makes its global debut at Geneva ahead of going on sale in early 2018.
Honda Civic Type R

Geneva: Honda Civic Type R unveiled

New versions of the Honda Civic Type R seem to come around quickly these days and summer 2017 will see the fifth generation of the model on sale.
Bentley EXP12 Speed 6e electric

Geneva: Bentley and Jaguar go electric

The Bentley EXP12 Speed 6e and Jaguar I-Pace are both concepts but demonstrate how all aspects of the auto industry are looking to an electric future.
Red Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross on Mitsubishi's stand at the Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Mitsubishi Eclipse sharpens up

The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross debuts at the Geneva Motor Show as the Japanese brand makes a determined effort to crack the mid-sized SUV market.
White Kia Picanto on display at the Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Kia Picanto goes sporty

The Kia Picanto debuting at the Geneva show is the third-generation version of the city car with the major attraction being increased interior space.
The new DS 7 Crossback unveiled at the Geneva motor show 2017

Geneva: DS 7 Crossback is a first

Unveiling the DS 7 Crossback SUV at the Geneva show is a significant moment for PSA Group’s spun-off ‘avant garde’ brand.
Volvo XC60 unveiled at the Geneva motor show 2017

Geneva: Volvo XC60 targets Jaguar

The new Volvo XC60, unveiled in Geneva, is the second generation of the brand’s mid-sized SUV and a vital part of the Swedish brand’s mushrooming fortunes.
Ferrari 812 Superfast

Geneva: ‘most powerful’ Ferrari 812 Superfast

The Ferrari 812 Superfast, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, is the most powerful and fastest front-engined road-going car produced by the Italian brand.
White Alpine A110 at the Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Alpine A110 adds sport to Renault

Renault has chosen the shadow of the Alps for its revival of a renowned sports car line – the long-awaited Alpine A110 debuts at the Geneva Motor Show.
McLaren 720s at Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: McLaren 720S stars

An eagerly awaited unveiling at the 2017 Geneva show is the McLaren 720S. The 650S replacement is the first second-generation Super Series model.
Range Rover Velar unveiled at Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Range Rover Velar waves flag

While the UK auto industry headlines focus elsewhere in the Geneva Motor Show halls, the Range Rover Velar is an important unveiling for the home industry.
Volkswagen Arteon unveiled at Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Volkswagen Arteon unveiled

The Volkswagen Arteon, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, is a five-door fastback replacing the Volkswagen CC and set to be the brand's range-topping model.
Vauxhall Crossland X at the Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Vauxhall Crossland X carries hopes

Vauxhall and sister Opel are unveiling the Crossland X SUV and Insignia large car at the Geneva Motor Show, hoping for headlines not mentioning takeovers.
Infiniti Project Black S makes debut at Geneva

Geneva: Infiniti Project Black S debuts

The Infiniti Project Black S celebrates the brand’s tie-up with the Renault Formula One team – but it could also lead to future performance road cars.
Mercedes-AMG GT unveiled at Geneva Motor Show

Geneva: Mercedes-AMG GT debuts

The Mercedes-AMG GT concept, unveiled at the Geneva show, previews the German brand’s answer to the Porsche Panamera, expected on the roads in 2019.
Vauxhall PSA

PSA to buy Vauxhall in €2.2bn deal

UK employees of Vauxhall are facing an uncertain future after French giant PSA agreed a $2.3 billion deal to buy the brand and its German sister Opel.
Dacia Sandero Stepway on road

Dacia Sandero Stepway review

The Dacia Sandero Stepway is an off-road styled version of the budget supermini with a raised ride height and more muscular styling.
Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace rear 34

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace debuts at Geneva

European audiences get their first view of the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace, the extended version of the brand's mid-sized SUV, at the Geneva Motor Show.