Katharine Morgan

Katharine Morgan
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Katharine recently graduated from university in 2016 with a degree in Classics. She contributes to both The Car Expert and The Van Expert and manages their social media accounts.
UK car production declines in June

June sees third month of decline for UK car production

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that UK car manufacturing fell just under 14% in June.
MINI to launch electric three-door hatch in 2019

BMW confirms production of electric MINI

As part of its wider plans for an electric future, BMW has confirmed that a fully-electric MINI will go into production in 2019.
Bentley Continental Galene

Bentley’s Galene convertible takes to the high roads

Bentley has unveiled a new limited edition version of its Continental GT Convertible. Only 30 examples of the Galene will be available worldwide.
XJR575 tops Jaguar XJ range

Updates and new performance model for Jaguar XJ range

The Jaguar XJ range has got its 2018 model-year updates along with a new range-topping performance model: the XJR575, which has a top speed of 186mph.
Alfa Romeo Stelvio at Goodwood

Pricing and specification for Alfa Romeo Stelvio

UK pricing and specification for the all-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio has been announced, following the mid-size SUV's debut at Goodwood last month.
DS 3 Connected Chic at DS Store in Manchester

New Connected Chic trim level for DS 3

DS has announced the new Connected Chic trim level for its most popular model, the DS 3. Connected Chic features styling updates and infotainment upgrades.
Mercedes-Benz X-Class unveiled | The Car Expert

Mercedes-Benz X-Class: a lifestyle pick-up

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class has been unveiled with the German manufacturer hoping that the mid-size pick-up will prove popular as a vehicle for urban use.
Limited edition Rubicon Recon Jeep Wrangler

Jeep unveils limited edition Rubicon Recon Wrangler

The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon that was unveiled at the Geneva motor show in March, has gone on sale, following the Wrangler Night Eagle.
Skoda has added new petrol engines to its Octavia and Superb

More petrol engines for Skoda and Volkswagen

Skoda and Volkswagen have become the latest manufacturers to expand the range of petrol engines offered with their existing vehicles.
Hyundai i30 Fastback

Fastback joins Hyundai i30 line up

Hyundai has announced the latest edition to its i30 line up. The five-door Fastback coupé plays with the proportions of the i30 launched earlier this year.
Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg - dieselgate scandal

Volkswagen Dieselgate vehicles dogged by difficulties

BBC’s Watchdog has investigated reports that cars involved in the Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' scandal and then 'fixed' have been losing power and may be unsafe.
Black & Ivory Subaru Outback

Special edition Black & Ivory Subaru Outback

The limited edition Black & Ivory Subaru Outback hits UK showrooms in September, featuring Crystal Black Silica paint alongside ivory leather upholstery.
Hybrid Assist technology for Renault Scenic

Hybrid Assist tech for Renault Scenic & Grand Scenic

Renault has added a new hybrid powertrain, the dCi 110 Hybrid Assist, to its Scenic and Grand Scenic models for improved emissions, economy and performance.
Honda HR-V gets Black Edition

Honda HR-V gets Black Edition treatment

The Honda HR-V is the latest of the brand's models to get the Black Edition treatment. The blacked-out compact SUV hits showrooms in the next few weeks.
SEAT Ibiza gets five-star Euro NCAP safety rating

SEAT Ibiza leads a field of five-star Euro NCAP ratings

It was good news for SEAT as its Ibiza supermini was awarded a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating in the latest round of testing.
Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid

Plug-in hybrid completes Ioniq trio

Hyundai has completed its Ioniq range with a plug-in hybrid model, capable of up to 39 miles of purely electric driving and a total range of 680 miles.
Toyota Aygo x-cite in Red Pop

Toyota hopes to x-cite with new colour scheme for Aygo

Toyota has updated its Aygo x-cite with a new colour scheme and more standard equipment. The five-door hatchback has a 60hp three-cylinder 1.0-litre engine.
New Fiat Panda City Cross in Electronica Blue

Fiat grows Panda family with new City Cross

Fiat has announced an addition to its Panda range. Based on the Panda Cross, the City Cross offers two-wheel-drive with off-road looks.
New Subaru Impreza

New Subaru Impreza to debut in Frankfurt

Subaru has announced that the latest incarnation of its Subaru Impreza range will launch at the Frankfurt motor show in September.
Red and green updated Skoda Citigo

Two new editions for redesigned Skoda Citigo

The Skoda Citigo has received a 2018 model year update, featuring a redesigned exterior, updated interior and two new models.
Fiat 500 Anniversario

Fiat celebrates 500’s 60th birthday

Fiat has created the 500 Anniversario, a special edition of its iconic 500 model which turns 60 this year. Fiat has sold over two million 500s since 1957.
Car production

UK car production continues to fall in May

UK car production fell year-on-year for the second month in a row in May, although the results were not as disappointing as for April.
Jaguar XE SV Project 8

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 blasts into Goodwood

The new Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is the second limited edition model from the marque's Special Vehicle Operations department.
Fiery Red Hyundai i30 Tourer

Hyundai announces details of latest i30 Tourer

Hyundai has announced details of pricing and specification for its latest i30 Tourer estate. The Tourer joins the i30 hatchback which launched in March.
Front view of Aston Martin RapidE

Aston Martin goes electric with RapidE

Aston Martin has confirmed production of its first all-electric model, the RapidE. Only 155 of the RapidE will be built, with production set for 2019.