Matt Allan

Motoring Writer, Editor & Consultant

United Kingdom

Former Motoring Editor for and the wider National World group, including The Scotsman, covering all aspects of motoring-related content including the latest car industry and consumer news, driving advice and laws, new car road tests and automotive product reviews.

I've spent almost a decade writing about everything from the latest electric cars and how not to crash in bad weather to what it’s like to race a £300,000 Rolls-Royce down a dark runway and why a 40-year-old Citroen is the perfect car to comply with London’s ULEZ rules.

When I'm not driving cars, writing about them or looking at pictures of them, I like tech, gaming, film and TV as well as falling down hills on my bike



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