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Meet the team behind The Truck Expert

The Van Expert is the sister site to our award-winning consumer automotive site, The Car Expert, and our light commercial vehicle site, The Van Expert.

We provide you with the latest news from across the heavy vehicle industry, along with vehicle reviews and independent, impartial advice to help you make the best decision on your next vehicle.

For more in-depth engineering features, check out our sister magazine, Commercial Vehicle Engineer, now found right here at The Truck Expert.

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Editor: Dan Parton

Dan Parton is a former editor of Truck & Driver, the UK’s biggest selling truck magazine. He is now the editor of our three commercial vehicle titles: The Van Expert, The Truck Expert and Commercial Vehicle Engineer.

Editorial Director: Stuart Masson

Stuart founded sister site The Car Expert in 2011. Originally from Australia, Stuart has had a passion for the car industry for over thirty years. He now provides overall direction for our four automotive titles.

Managing Director: John Blauth

John is Vice-President of the Guild of Motoring Writers, with over 40 years’ experience in automotive media. He has previously been Motoring Editor for the Daily Express, Editor for Company Car and Business Editor for Motor Transport, among many other roles.

Features Contributor: Tim Blakemore

Tim Blakemore is an award-winning automotive journalist and the former editor of our sister title, Commercial Vehicle Engineer magazine. He is also the UK representative on the panel of judges for the biennial, pan-European Trailer Innovation Award scheme.

We also take relevant news and other automotive features from PA Media (formerly the Press Association).

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