Stuart Masson

Stuart Masson

Stuart is the Editor of The Car Expert, which he founded in 2011, and our new sister site The Van Expert. Originally from Australia, Stuart has had a passion for cars and the car industry for over thirty years. He spent a decade in automotive retail, and now works tirelessly to help car buyers by providing independent and impartial advice.

Corsa celebrates 25th anniversary with finance offer

To mark 25 years since it was launched – and boost falling sales – Vauxhall is offering its Corsa supermini with an attractive headline finance offer.

Porsche ditches diesel

Porsche has become the first big-name European car company to withdraw all diesel models from sale worldwide in the face of falling demand.

How does the UK number plate system work?

Many people find the British number plate system bewildering. The Car Expert explains how it all works and what all the letters and numbers really mean.

Peugeot ups the spec on its SUVs

The Peugeot 3008 and 5008 SUV models can now both be ordered in a new GT Line Premium trim, which adds a bundle of extras for a discounted price.

Motorway safety

Highways England plans to install additional emergency refuge areas at smart motorway locations where drivers are most likely to stop in live lanes.

SsangYong offering 0% finance on Tivoli and Korando

SsangYong has announced new 0% finance packages on two of its SUV models, the Tivoli and Korando.

Tracking tech to get you out of a jam

The rising threat of criminals using GPS/GSM jamming technology to block systems designed to track stolen cars has become an issue for car owners when making security system choices.

Private number plates can affect your car insurance

Drivers with a personalised plate are being urged to consider their insurance. If the vehicle is stolen or written off, the private plate may be at risk.

Ombudsman urges car buyers to buy from accredited dealers

To ensure car buyers get the best deal and don’t make any obvious mistakes, The Motor Ombudsman has a simple "ABC" formula to follow.

Survey shows car buyers are dissatisfied with car finance experience

Three out of four motorists buying a new car on finance are not convinced they are getting the best car finance deal, according to new survey data.

Ford marks 50th anniversary of the RS brand

Ford has announced a limited run of 50 Heritage Edition Focus RS models, priced at £39,895 and exclusive to the UK market.

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