Award-winning motoring journalist Eric Dymock has half a century of experience reporting on cars and motoring events around the globe.

Trained as an engineer in Glasgow before joining the road test staff of The Motor, from 1966 Eric was Grand Prix correspondent of The Guardian and later The Observer.

Motoring correspondent of The Sunday Times from 1982-1995, Eric won four Jet Media Excellence Awards, including the overall title in 1988.

Eric was Motoring Editor of Sunday Magazine from 1982-1985, as well as the quarterly Road and Car. He has written and researched for BBC2 Wheelbase, Thames Television Drive-in, BBC Radio 4, The Times, Financial Times, and The Daily Telegraph.

A member of the Fleet Street Group of Motoring Correspondents from 1985 - 2010, Eric has also been a member of the Guild of Motoring Writers since 1963 and is an Honorary Life Member of the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers.

He resides in Lincolnshire with his wife and faithful labrador retriever Boswell.

Buying a book by Eric Dymock is a bit like eating a meal prepared by Gordon Ramsay or visiting The Dorchester Hotel in London; you expect something special.
— Malcolm Tucker, Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts' Bulletin

AWARDS and honours

Guild of Motoring Writers
Montagu of Beaulieu Trophy

2009 Winner
The Complete Bentley

1997 Winner
Saab: Half A Century of Achievement

1997 Runner-Up
Jim Clark: Tribute to a Champion

Association of Scottish Motoring Writers
Jim Clark Memorial Award

2004 Winner
Excellence in the Field of Motoring

Conoco Jet Media
Excellence Award

1975 Winner
Drive-in Motoring, Thames Television

1980 Winner
Daily Telegraph Magazine Feature

1986 Winner
Going Places, BBC Radio 4

1975 Winner
Sunday Times Motoring Correspondent


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