Meet the Auto Trader team

Phill Tromans
Senior road tester

A journalist since 2001, Phill has spent more than a decade reviewing cars of all shapes and sizes in the UK and internationally. Before joining Auto Trader, he worked for titles including Autocar, Fleet News and Evo Middle East.

Feature 1 week ago

Azores adventure in a Mazda 2

Any idea where the Azores are? Phill didn't before he set off on an adventure driving the Mazda 2 across one of the nine islands.
2017 Kia Stinger Review 2 weeks ago

Kia Stinger hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Stinger is a hatchback-saloon from Kia that offers a value-for-money alternative to premium cars like the Audi A5 Sportback and BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe.
2017 Kia Stonic Review 3 weeks ago

Kia Stonic SUV (2017 - ) review

The Kia Stonic is a small SUV that plays rival to the likes of the Renault Captur, Nissan Juke and Fiat 500X. Like those cars, it plays mainly on its style, but it offers a decent amount of equipment and practicality, too.
Kia Proceed concept News 1 month ago

The best concept cars of the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

Concept cars let manufacturers and designers try out new ideas to see how well they go down with the public. They also give us a window into the cars of the future. Here's our pick of the concept vehicles at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show.
Feature 1 month ago

Classic Ads: Honda’s Impossible Dream

In our Classic Ads series, we take a look back at some of the motoring industry's most infamous, memorable, and controversial adverts from years gone by. This one might have you dreaming big.
2017 Lexus LC Review 1 month ago

Lexus LC 500 coupe (2017 - ) review

Lexus’ big coupe takes aim at rivals from the Porsche 911 and Jaguar F-Type, through to the BMW 6 Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe.
Feature 1 month ago

Classic Ads: Cake (Skoda Fabia)

In our Classic Ads series, we take a look back at some of the motoring industry's most infamous, memorable, and controversial adverts from years gone by. This one might make you a bit hungry...