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 Genesis GV60 2022 review
Genesis GV60 - front
Genesis GV60

New Genesis GV60 2022 review

The new Genesis GV60 is the brand’s first electric car for the UK, and we’ve been for a drive
12 May 2022
BMW 330e Touring: long-term test review
BMW 300e Touring long term test - Richard Ingram with charging cable
BMW 3 Series Touring

BMW 330e Touring: long-term test review

First report: After running EVs, DrivingElectric editor Richard Ingram discovers if returning to a car with a petrol engine is a backward step
15 Apr 2022
Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour: long-term test review
VW ID.3 Long termer final report: Rich Ingram holding a spanner
Volkswagen ID.3 Hatchback

Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S Tour: long-term test review

Final report: We find out about EV servicing before ID.3 leaves our fleet
12 Apr 2022
New BMW X2 xDrive25e 2022 review
BMW X2 xDrive25e - side
BMW X2

New BMW X2 xDrive25e 2022 review

The new plug-in hybrid BMW X2 xDrive25e struggles to compete with more modern rivals such as the Mercedes GLA 250 e
8 Mar 2022
Cupra to launch two new electrified models by 2023
Cupra EVs
Cupra

Cupra to launch two new electrified models by 2023

SEAT spin-off Cupra confirms it’ll launch two electrified new models that “nobody has seen” – ahead of the Tavascan flagship
22 Feb 2022
New Volkswagen ID.Buzz prototype review
Volkswagen ID. Buzz - front
Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Microbus

New Volkswagen ID.Buzz prototype review

With the new VW ID.Buzz set to be revealed in March, we hit the road in a prototype version and find there is plenty to be excited about
20 Feb 2022
New Bentley Bentayga V8 S 2022 review
Bentley Bentayga V8 S - front
Bentley Bentayga

New Bentley Bentayga V8 S 2022 review

The new Bentley Bentayga V8 S takes everything that's great about the standard car, and turns it up a notch
10 Feb 2022

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New Lexus NX 350h 2022 review
Lexus NX 350h
Road tests

New Lexus NX 350h 2022 review

We try the Lexus NX 350h on UK roads to see if the hybrid SUV has the ability to challenge its plug-in and all-electric rivals
1 Feb 2022
New BMW iX xDrive50 2022 review
BMW iX xDrive50 - front tracking
BMW iX

New BMW iX xDrive50 2022 review

We drive the new xDrive50 - the current range-topping version of the BMW iX electric SUV
26 Jan 2022
New Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid 2022 review
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid 2022
Bentley Flying Spur Saloon

New Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid 2022 review

We drive the Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid in LA to see if the plug-in luxury limo is as majestic as ever
19 Jan 2022
New MINI Countryman Cooper S plug-in hybrid 2022 review
MINI Countryman S plug-in - front
MINI Countryman SUV

New MINI Countryman Cooper S plug-in hybrid 2022 review

In sporty Cooper S guise, can the latest plug-in hybrid MINI Countryman offer frugality and fun?
18 Jan 2022
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid to get V8 engine
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid - front
News

Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid to get V8 engine

More powerful plug-in hybrid from the Porsche Panamera will form part of Bentley’s future electrification strategy
18 Jan 2022
New Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid 2022 review
Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid - front
Volkswagen Tiguan

New Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid 2022 review

The new Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid is a capable plug-in hybrid but it's far from a class leader
10 Jan 2022
New Mercedes EQB 2021 review
Mercedes EQB - front
Mercedes EQB SUV

New Mercedes EQB 2021 review

The new seven-seat Mercedes EQB SUV is one of the German brand's best electric cars to date
1 Dec 2021
New BMW iX3 2021 review
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BMW iX3

New BMW iX3 2021 review

The all-electric BMW iX3 has arrived in the UK to rival the Mercedes EQC, Audi e-tron and Jaguar I-Pace
26 Nov 2021
New Mercedes EQA 2021 review
Mercedes EQA 250 - front
Mercedes EQA

New Mercedes EQA 2021 review

The new all-electric Mercedes EQA SUV takes on the Volkswagen ID.4 and Volvo XC40 P8 with up to 263 miles of range
26 Nov 2021
New Volkswagen ID.4 GTX 2021 review
Volkswagen ID.4 GTX - front
Volkswagen ID.4 SUV

New Volkswagen ID.4 GTX 2021 review

VW ID.4 EV gets another electric motor and four-wheel drive in hot GTX form
25 Nov 2021
Inside Polestar's Westfield London showroom
Polestar store
Polestar

Inside Polestar's Westfield London showroom

We find out how Polestar is getting its name out there by utilising new car sales techniques
1 Nov 2021
New Silver Cross Balance i-Size child car seat review
Silver Cross Balance i-Size
Product reviews

New Silver Cross Balance i-Size child car seat review

The Silver Cross Balance i-Size is a multi-stage car seat, fitting children from 15 months right up to 12 years
26 Oct 2021
World's first EV: Trouvé’s ‘Salvo’ Tricycle
Trouvé’s ‘Salvo’ Tricycle vs Ford Mustang Mach-e
Features

World's first EV: Trouvé’s ‘Salvo’ Tricycle

We take a look the Trouvé’s ‘Salvo’ Tricycle alongside the Ford Mustang Mach-e to see how electric cars have changed
8 Oct 2021
Electric cars in Norway: why the country is in love with EVs
Electric cars in Norway
Features

Electric cars in Norway: why the country is in love with EVs

More than 50 per cent of new cars sold in Norway are electric, and a further 27 per cent are hybrids. We find out what’s driving this trend
24 Sep 2021
New Audi Q4 e-tron Sportback 2021 review
Audi Q4 e-tron Sportback
Audi Q4 e-tron Sportback

New Audi Q4 e-tron Sportback 2021 review

Electric coupe-SUVs are hugely popular right now - so is the Audi Q4 e-tron Sportback the right car at the right time?
23 Sep 2021
Mercedes EQC 400: long-term test review
Mercedes EQC long termer - final report header
Mercedes EQC SUV

Mercedes EQC 400: long-term test review

Final report: The electric Mercedes EQC SUV puts electric car efficiency firmly in the spotlight
15 Sep 2021
New Porsche Mission R concept hints at future electric Cayman
Porsche Mission R - Munich front
Porsche

New Porsche Mission R concept hints at future electric Cayman

Designed to support customer racing, the Mission R points towards a pure-electric Porsche Cayman for 2024
6 Sep 2021
New Skoda Enyaq Coupe iV prototype review
Skoda Enyaq iV coupe prototype - front
Skoda Enyaq

New Skoda Enyaq Coupe iV prototype review

We hit the road in a prototype version of the all-electric Skoda Enyaq Coupe iV 80
5 Sep 2021
New Mercedes EQS 2021 review
New Mercedes EQS 2021 review - front
Mercedes EQS

New Mercedes EQS 2021 review

We find out of the new Mercedes EQS can rival the likes of the Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan
16 Aug 2021
Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro unveiled as 1,000bhp track weapon
Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro - front
Aston Martin Valkyrie

Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro unveiled as 1,000bhp track weapon

Track-only Aston Martin Valkyrie features some aggressive aero, while it V12 engine does without the hybrid system found on the road car
28 Jun 2021
Nissan to launch new Juke-sized electric car
Nissan Juke EV - front (watermarked)
Nissan Juke

Nissan to launch new Juke-sized electric car

The new Nissan Juke-sized electric car will sit below the Ariya, and our exclusive images preview how it could look
8 Apr 2021
New Kia Sorento PHEV 2021 review
Kia Sorento PHEV 2021
Kia Sorento

New Kia Sorento PHEV 2021 review

Can plug-in hybrid power increase the Kia Sorento's appeal?
24 Mar 2021
New MINI Electric Level 2: long-term test review
MINI Electric
MINI Electric

New MINI Electric Level 2: long-term test review

Final report: Did a limited range mar life with the MINI Electric?
2 Mar 2021
New Mercedes GLA 250 e 2021 review
Mercedes GLA 250 e - front
Mercedes GLA

New Mercedes GLA 250 e 2021 review

The new plug-in hybrid Mercedes GLA 250 e arrives with an all-electric range of 37 miles
12 Feb 2021
Inside a Covid car launch
Covid car launch with Toyota
Features

Inside a Covid car launch

Toyota reveals how car makers are getting writers behind the wheel during lockdown
9 Feb 2021
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 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