Sam Skelton is a freelance motoring journalist, and editor of Mercedes Driver magazine. Sam contributes to best-selling classic car publications including Practical Classics and Classic Car Weekly on a regular basis. In addition, he writes a monthly column and occasional articles for the newsletter of Hagerty Insurance, and has been a concours judge at The Festival of the Unexceptional since its inception in 2014.

Sam doesn’t just write about old cars, he lives and breathes them. From his Fenland base he maintains and enjoys a fleet of several classics, is a member of a number of classic car clubs and can often be found on show fields up and down the country.


Sam can be contacted through the website.