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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.
Infiniti Q70 review (The Car Expert)

Infiniti Q70 review

What is it? Latest version of brand’s upmarket fleet challenger. Key features: Updated renamed model, new diesel engine, more equipment.

Land Rover to build roofless Evoque

Land Rover’s big news at the Geneva Motor Show concerns a vehicle that is not on display – a Range Rover Evoque Convertible.
Suzuki Vitara 2015 wallpaper | The Car Expert

Suzuki Vitara review

What is it? All-new version of Suzuki’s core SUV. Key features: 2WD/4WD variants, all-new crossover styling, long specification.
Mazda6 review (The Car Expert)

Mazda 6 review (2015 – 2017)

Mazda has facelifted the Mazda 6 large family car which originally launched in 2013. It is competitive against the Ford Mondeo and starts at a lower price
Suzuki Celerio 2015 wallpaper | The Car Expert

Suzuki Celerio review

Suzuki Celerio review | Car Reviews | The Car Expert
Ford Focus ST review (The Car Expert)

Ford Focus ST review

What is it? Ford' Latest version of the Focus hot hatch. Key features: Diesel engine option, hatch or estate body variant.
Hyundai i20 review (The Car Expert)

Hyundai i20 review

The new Hyundai i20 is a definite step forward, and a lot of car for the money. But how does it compare to the class leaders from Ford and Volkswagen?
Ford Mondeo review (The Car Expert)

Ford Mondeo review

All-new Ford Mondeo is the latest version of Ford's fleet favourite. It's an impressive vehicle, but how does it compare to the new Volkswagen Passat?
Volkswagen Passat review (The Car Expert)

Volkswagen Passat review

The new Volkswagen Passat is a major contender with some innovative technology, but is notably more expensive than the likes of a Ford Mondeo.
Ford Focus review (The Car Expert)

Ford Focus review (2014 – 2018)

What is it? Significantly updated version of mass-selling family hatch. Key features: Sharper exterior, new engines, more technology.
Audi A3 e-tron review (The Car Expert)

Audi A3 e-tron review

What is it? Plug-in hybrid version of Audi's A3 Sportback. Key features: Electric powertrain, low running costs, strong performance.
Fiat 500X review (The Car Expert)

Fiat 500X review (2014 – 2017)

What is it? All-new compact crossover variant of 500 line. Key features: On and off-road versions, nine-speed auto gearbox, drive selector.
Suzuki Swift Dualjet review (The Car Expert)

Suzuki Swift Dualjet review

The frugal new Dualjet petrol engine in the Suzuki Swift provides the same performance as the old engine but with better fuel economy and lower emissions.
MINI 5-door hatch review (The Car Expert)

Mini 5-door hatch review

What is it? New five-door variant of the latest MINI. Key features: Two extra doors, longer wheelbase, full engine range.
2014 Audi TT review | The Car Expert

Audi TT coupé review

On the evidence of our first drive, the new Audi TT will maintain its predecessors' astonishing success.
Vauxhall Corsa review (The Car Expert)

Vauxhall Corsa review

What is it? An all-new version of Vauxhall' big-selling supermini. Key features: New look, better quality, more equipment.
Nissan Pulsar review (The Car Expert)

Nissan Pulsar review

What is it? C segment family hatch, first from Nissan in seven years. Key features: Longest wheelbase in class, cabin space, frugal engines.
BMW 2 Series Active Tourer review | The Car Expert

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer review

In today’s competitive market many long-held definitions are being broken, and in no car is this more true than in the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer.
Fiat Panda Cross review (The Car Expert)

Fiat Panda Cross review

The Fiat Panda Cross does a lot of what a Land Rover can do, but in a smaller, lighter and more economical package.
Volkswagen Polo review 2014 wallpaper | The Car Expert

Volkswagen Polo review

The Volkswagen Polo compares favourably with rivals and build quality adds to residual values. A strong contender in the supermini sector.
Jeep Cherokee review (The Car Expert)

Jeep Cherokee review

What is it? All-new version of tough compact SUV. Key features: New look and tech including nine-speed auto transmission.
Toyota Yaris review (The Car Expert)

Toyota Yaris review (2014)

The heavily-revised Toyota Yaris supermini is a major improvement, with much more style than its predecessor.
Citroen C1 Airscape review wallpaper | The Car Expert

Citroën C1 Airscape review

What is it? Mk2 version of French brand’s joint programme city car. Key features: Bolder visuals, more efficient engines, open-top version.
Land Rover Discovery Sport to succeed Freelander

Discovery Sport to succeed Land Rover Freelander

Land Rover will launch its Discovery Sport early next year, replacing the current Freelander with the first of what will become a new Discovery family.
SEAT Leon Cupra review (The Car Expert)

SEAT Leon Cupra review

The Leon Cupra is the performance version of SEAT’s latest family hatch. It ticks all the boxes and can only enhance an already envied reputation.

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Mini John Cooper Works GP prototype | The Car Expert

Mini teases upcoming John Cooper Works GP model

Mini teased its new John Cooper Works GP hot hatch model at the famous Nurburgring 24-hour race last weekend.
BMW X3 (2017 - present) new car ratings and reviews | The Car Expert

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