Matt Burt Head of Content, Haymarket Automotive

Matt Burt

Matt’s introduction to motoring came when his parents bought him a red 1300cc Vauxhall Chevette E saloon, but he was a passionate motorsport anorak from an early age. It was fitting that he spent 14 years at Motorsport News before joining Autocar. Matt hails from the wild Cornish moors and his favourite weekend test route involves taking A303 and A30 to the Westcountry. He's a fan of the structural integrity of Suzuki Vitaras, having crash-tested in a snowy ditch in Norway... Follow Matt on Google+

Driven this week

  • 2015 Tesla Model S 60 review

    2015 Tesla Model S 60 review

    First drive
    26 November 2014 12:02am

    Retains all the style and practicality of the more expensive model, with decent handling and an improved ride. Quick enough for most people.

  • BMW 520d SE Saloon Auto review

    BMW 520d SE Saloon Auto review

    First drive
    25 November 2014 12:42pm

    Buying a 5-series was always a no-brainer, and this facelift has cemented its place at the top of the executive class

  • 2014 Alpina D4 Biturbo review

    2014 Alpina D4 Biturbo review

    First drive
    25 November 2014 10:58am

    Hot diesel coupé offers the potential of 0-60mph in 4.6sec and 53mpg economy

  • 2015 Audi RS Q3 review

    2015 Audi RS Q3 review

    First drive
    18 November 2014

    More of an expensive oddity than a range-topping performance SUV, and an ultimately unsatisfying oddity at that

  • 2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed review

    2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed review

    First drive
    18 November 2014

    The fastest luxury saloon in the world is also one of the very best