Dan Bishop - news writer @ CarSite.co.uk

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Dan Bishop

Dan’s worked in the automotive industry for fifteen years, as a motoring journalist for 8 of those, so likes to think of himself as an expert in the field. However, his ex-Police Astra, leaky Volvo 480, rotten Ford Cortina, dust-covered Ford Escort, and a clapped-out Peugeot van suggests otherwise.

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Latest Articles from Dan
Pair of new petrol engines for VW Tiguan
Two new turbocharged petrol engines are now available on the Volkswagen Tiguan range. 19 February 2021 1 picture
New monthly service plans from MG
Electric MG owners now able to take advantage of a full service plan from only £6 per month. 17 February 2021 1 picture
Outlander PHEV retains popularity
Outlander PHEV retained its position as Europe’s best-selling plug-in hybrid SUV in 2020. 16 February 2021 1 picture
Skoda Enyaq iV gets sporty new model
The all-electric Skoda Enyaq iV is to gain a new SportLine trim level. Pricing not yet announced. 16 February 2021 1 picture
CURPA Formentor e-HYBRID commences production
CUPRA Formentor e-HYBRID production has begun in Spain ready for exports to the UK to start. 16 February 2021 1 picture
Bleak times for used car sales
The lockdown effect on the UK’s used car market has been laid bare by new SMMT figures. 10 February 2021 1 picture
Police target mobile phone users
Police ampaign against illegal mobile phone use at wheel is taking place over the next fortnight. 08 February 2021 1 picture
New Corsa tops sales charts
Vauxhall Corsa enjoys a promising start to 2021 by topping the UK’s new car registration charts. 08 February 2021 1 picture
Kia issue Sorento recall
Almost 1000 Sorento models sold in UK are being recalled by the manufacturer due to fault. 05 February 2021 1 picture
Nissan LEAF 10th birthday edition
Nissan are celebrating a decade of the all-electric LEAF by introducing a new special edition model. 05 February 2021 1 picture
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INDUSTRY
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INDUSTRY
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