Richard Ingram

Rich made the leap into automotive journalism almost eight years ago, and has worked with Auto Express ever since. In his time with the title he's driven everything from Fords to Ferraris as well as everything in between. Rich understands the Auto Express brand like few others, putting the reader at the forefront of his reviews by focusing on what they want to know. While much of his time is spent writing, shooting and filming the latest cars for AE, you can also find him penning words for Dennis sister titles Carbuyer, DrivingElectric and evo.

e-mail: richard_ingram@dennis.co.uk 

New Polestar 1 2020 review
New Polestar 1 2020 review side
Polestar 1 Coupe

New Polestar 1 2020 review

Can the £139k Polestar 1 coupe offer an alternative to the Bentley Continental GT and BMW M8?
18 Dec 2020
New BMW iX3 2020 review
BMW iX3

New BMW iX3 2020 review

The new all-electric BMW iX3 has arrived to rival the Mercedes EQC, Audi e-tron and Jaguar I-Pace
14 Dec 2020
New Mercedes GLC 300 e 2020 review
Mercedes GLC

New Mercedes GLC 300 e 2020 review

The plug-in hybrid Mercedes GLC 300 e SUV finally comes to Britain, but was it worth the wait?
11 Dec 2020
New MINI Electric Level 2: long-term test review
MINI Electric

New MINI Electric Level 2: long-term test review

Third report: Our battery-powered model tempts a die-hard MINI fan
8 Dec 2020
New SEAT Leon e-Hybrid 2020 review
SEAT Leon

New SEAT Leon e-Hybrid 2020 review

The new SEAT Leon e-Hybrid brings plug-in power to the hatchback's range for the first time
6 Nov 2020
New Mazda MX-30 2020 review
Mazda MX-30 SUV

New Mazda MX-30 2020 review

The Mazda MX-30 is the Japanese firm’s first electric model, and it turns on the style
12 Oct 2020
New Audi e-tron Sportback 2020 review
Audi e-tron Sportback

New Audi e-tron Sportback 2020 review

The coupe-inspired all-electric Audi e-tron Sportback gives the regular version a sleek new twist
8 Sep 2020

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New Volvo V60 Recharge T6 2020 review
Road tests

New Volvo V60 Recharge T6 2020 review

We hit the road in the new entry-level Volvo V60 Recharge T6 plug-in hybrid
28 Aug 2020
New DS 3 Crossback E-Tense 2020 review
DS 3 Crossback SUV

New DS 3 Crossback E-Tense 2020 review

The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense aims to stake a claim in the rapidly growing premium electric SUV segment
11 Aug 2020
New Mercedes E 300 e 2020 review
Mercedes E-Class Saloon

New Mercedes E 300 e 2020 review

The Mercedes E-Class executive saloon has a mid-life update – we try the plug-in 300 e petrol version
10 Aug 2020
Best hybrid cars to buy 2020
Hybrid cars

Best hybrid cars to buy 2020

Hybrid power is the way forward if the car industry is to be believed so we've found the top 10 best hybrid cars to buy now...
23 Jul 2020
New Audi A8 TFSI e plug-in hybrid 2020 review
Audi A8 Saloon

New Audi A8 TFSI e plug-in hybrid 2020 review

The new plug-in hybrid Audi A8 TFSI e has a lot of positives, but it lacks the ride quality or refinement of its rivals
20 May 2020
Skoda Fabia Estate review
Skoda Fabia Estate 2015 front
Skoda Fabia Estate

Skoda Fabia Estate review

Skoda Fabia Estate is a spacious supermini that features lots of equipment as standard and promises low running costs
13 May 2020
Jaguar I-Pace: long-term test review
Jaguar I-Pace SUV

Jaguar I-Pace: long-term test review

Final report: is life with our Jaguar I-Pace easy for someone with no off-street parking?
27 Apr 2020
New Porsche Cayenne Coupe 2019 review
Porsche Cayenne Coupe - front tracking
Porsche Cayenne Coupe

New Porsche Cayenne Coupe 2019 review

We find out if the new Porsche Cayenne Coupe makes sense in entry-level 3.0 V6 guise
8 Apr 2020
New Ford Kuga PHEV 2020 review
Ford Kuga

New Ford Kuga PHEV 2020 review

The Ford Kuga plug-in hybrid SUV is at its best when running on pure electric power
3 Apr 2020
New Ford Kuga 2020 review
Ford Kuga SUV

New Ford Kuga 2020 review

Third generation Ford Kuga SUV is near the top of its class
25 Mar 2020
Towing guide 2019: UK laws, licences, costs and tips
Skoda Kodiaq towing
Tips & advice

Towing guide 2019: UK laws, licences, costs and tips

From tips for towing a caravan across the UK to help getting your towing licence, our towing guide explains all
24 Mar 2020
New Renault Morphoz concept previews future EV and can grow in size
Renault

New Renault Morphoz concept previews future EV and can grow in size

The Renault Morphoz is an innovative concept previewing the French brand’s forthcoming CMF-EV platform, plus future battery swap technology
2 Mar 2020
New Ford Fiesta Trend 2020 review
Ford Fiesta Trend - tracking
Ford Fiesta Hatchback

New Ford Fiesta Trend 2020 review

The Ford Fiesta Trend might be the new entry-level Fiesta, but that doesn't mean it is short on fun and thrills
10 Jan 2020
New Honda Civic Sport Line 2019 review
New Honda Civic Sport Line front
Honda Civic Hatchback

New Honda Civic Sport Line 2019 review

Honda's Civic hatch gets Type-R inspired styling upgrades in new Sport Line spec but do they help it keep pace with rivals?
9 Dec 2019
New Porsche 911 Carrera 2019 review
Porsche 911 Carrera - front tracking
Porsche 911 Coupe

New Porsche 911 Carrera 2019 review

The Porsche 911 Carrera is the cheapest 911 you can buy, but does that mean you should avoid it?
6 Dec 2019
New Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate 2019 review
Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate - front
Volkswagen Passat GTE

New Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate 2019 review

Is the plug-in hybrid Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate the company-car of choice? We find out...
19 Nov 2019
Volkswagen California Ocean: long-term test review
Volkswagen California Ocean long termer - first report front
Volkswagen California MPV

Volkswagen California Ocean: long-term test review

Final report: VW California has been a fantastic addition to the fleet that everybody has raved about
8 Nov 2019
New Skoda Kamiq 2019 review
Skoda Kamiq - front
Skoda Kamiq SUV

New Skoda Kamiq 2019 review

We were impressed with the new Skoda Kamiq when we first drove it in France, but is it just as good on UK roads?
5 Nov 2019
BMW reveals prices for new plug-in hybrid range
BMW

BMW reveals prices for new plug-in hybrid range

Prices have been revealed for BMW’s latest crop of plug-in hybrid models, with latest X3 from £47,565
4 Nov 2019
New Audi Q3 Sportback 35 TDI 2019 review
Audi Q3 Sportback - front
Audi Q3 SUV

New Audi Q3 Sportback 35 TDI 2019 review

We drive the new Q3 Sportback in Britain for the first time, but is it an SUV niche too far for Audi?
22 Oct 2019
New BMW 3 Series Touring 2019 review
BMW 320d xDrive Touring - front
BMW 3 Series Touring

New BMW 3 Series Touring 2019 review

Is the new BMW 3 Series Touring estate as good as the excellent saloon? We drive it in 320d xDrive M Sport spec in the UK to find out...
9 Oct 2019
New Volkswagen California T6.1 2019 review
Volkswagen California T6.1 - front
Volkswagen California MPV

New Volkswagen California T6.1 2019 review

The popular Volkswagen California camper van has been updated, but have the changes made a difference?
4 Oct 2019
New Mercedes G 350d 2019 review
Mercedes G 350 d - front tracking
Mercedes G-Class 4x4

New Mercedes G 350d 2019 review

The Mercedes G 350 d might be £50,000 cheaper than the V8 AMG G-Class, but does it offer better value for money?
1 Oct 2019
New Porsche Taycan Turbo S 2019 review
Porsche Taycan Turbo S - front
Porsche Taycan Saloon

New Porsche Taycan Turbo S 2019 review

The new all-electric Porsche Taycan has finally arrived, but is it as good as the stats suggest? We find out…
24 Sep 2019
New McLaren GT 2019 review
McLaren GT - front
McLaren GT Coupe

New McLaren GT 2019 review

The new 612bhp McLaren GT arrives to take on the Bentley Continental GT and Aston Martin DB11, but how does it compare to its rivals?
17 Sep 2019
New Fiat 500X Sport 2019 review
Fiat 500 X Sport - front
Fiat 500 X

New Fiat 500X Sport 2019 review

We get behind the wheel of the new Fiat 500X Sport, which adds a touch of flair to the ageing crossover’s range
9 Sep 2019
“The Skoda Kamiq cracks the small SUV formula”
Opinion - Skoda Kamiq
Skoda Kamiq

“The Skoda Kamiq cracks the small SUV formula”

Reviews and features editor Richard Ingram thinks the new Skoda Kamiq small SUV is almost the perfect family car
29 Aug 2019