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Tom Howard

Tom Howard is a News Editor working across both Autosport.com and Motorsport.com websites. Starting out as a sports reporter in local newspapers, Tom focussed on motorsport covering several national championships in the UK, including the BTCC. 

After a period working as a freelance journalist, Tom moved to Australia in 2013 landing a job at leading Australian motorsport news outlet speedcafe.com, covering international motorsport events including F1, WRC and Supercars. Progressing to Editor in 2017, Tom was named Motorsport Australia Journalist of the Year for his work. He is also a two-time winner of Supercars Journalist of The Year (2017,2019) and a Supercars Championship Media Award winner in 2019.

Tom moved back to his native UK in 2020, firstly working in BTCC, before joining Autosport and motorsport.com in 2021.

Latest articles by Tom Howard

The eight minutes of madness that saw Ogier strike in Croatia

The eight minutes of madness that saw Ogier strike in Croatia

Plus
WRC
Plus
WRC
Rally Croatia
The eight minutes of madness that saw Ogier strike in Croatia
FIA not at war with manufacturers over 2025 WRC technical rules

FIA not at war with manufacturers over 2025 WRC technical rules

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
FIA not at war with manufacturers over 2025 WRC technical rules
ERC star Sesks secures WRC Rally1 graduation with M-Sport

ERC star Sesks secures WRC Rally1 graduation with M-Sport

WRC
WRC
ERC star Sesks secures WRC Rally1 graduation with M-Sport
Evans: New points system offered “zero reward” from “mega” WRC battle

Evans: New points system offered “zero reward” from “mega” WRC battle

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
Evans: New points system offered “zero reward” from “mega” WRC battle
Neuville: WRC Croatia not a “disaster” after final day error

Neuville: WRC Croatia not a “disaster” after final day error

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
Neuville: WRC Croatia not a “disaster” after final day error
WRC Croatia: Ogier victorious after final day drama for Evans, Neuville

WRC Croatia: Ogier victorious after final day drama for Evans, Neuville

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Ogier victorious after final day drama for Evans, Neuville
WRC Croatia: Ogier takes shock lead as Neuville, Evans crash

WRC Croatia: Ogier takes shock lead as Neuville, Evans crash

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Ogier takes shock lead as Neuville, Evans crash
The unusual extra motivational bet that capped Neuville’s WRC Croatia display

The unusual extra motivational bet that capped Neuville’s WRC Croatia display

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
The unusual extra motivational bet that capped Neuville’s WRC Croatia display
WRC Croatia: Relentless Neuville fends off Evans to hold narrow lead

WRC Croatia: Relentless Neuville fends off Evans to hold narrow lead

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Relentless Neuville fends off Evans to hold narrow lead
WRC Croatia: Neuville edges clear of Evans, Ogier in pursuit

WRC Croatia: Neuville edges clear of Evans, Ogier in pursuit

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Neuville edges clear of Evans, Ogier in pursuit
Latvala: Neuville, Evans tied for WRC Croatia lead "something special"

Latvala: Neuville, Evans tied for WRC Croatia lead "something special"

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
Latvala: Neuville, Evans tied for WRC Croatia lead "something special"
WRC Croatia: Neuville, Evans tied for the lead after eight stages

WRC Croatia: Neuville, Evans tied for the lead after eight stages

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Neuville, Evans tied for the lead after eight stages
WRC Croatia: Neuville sets the pace to lead title rival Evans

WRC Croatia: Neuville sets the pace to lead title rival Evans

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC Croatia: Neuville sets the pace to lead title rival Evans
Hyundai enacts contingency plan after WRC Kenya fuel issue

Hyundai enacts contingency plan after WRC Kenya fuel issue

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
Hyundai enacts contingency plan after WRC Kenya fuel issue
WRC 2025 rules limbo creating “critical” situation for teams

WRC 2025 rules limbo creating “critical” situation for teams

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
WRC 2025 rules limbo creating “critical” situation for teams
Why tough love has allowed Fourmaux to reach new WRC heights

Why tough love has allowed Fourmaux to reach new WRC heights

WRC
WRC
Why tough love has allowed Fourmaux to reach new WRC heights
Ireland’s bid to rejoin the WRC in 2025 halted

Ireland’s bid to rejoin the WRC in 2025 halted

WRC
WRC
Ireland’s bid to rejoin the WRC in 2025 halted
Toyota to field Ogier and Rovanpera in WRC Portugal line-up

Toyota to field Ogier and Rovanpera in WRC Portugal line-up

WRC
WRC
Toyota to field Ogier and Rovanpera in WRC Portugal line-up
Max McRae scores maiden European Rally Championship triumph

Max McRae scores maiden European Rally Championship triumph

ERC
ERC
Max McRae scores maiden European Rally Championship triumph
Why Craig Breen is remembered for his "heart on sleeve" approach

Why Craig Breen is remembered for his "heart on sleeve" approach

WRC
WRC
Why Craig Breen is remembered for his "heart on sleeve" approach
Hyundai to mark Breen anniversary with tribute livery, charity auction support

Hyundai to mark Breen anniversary with tribute livery, charity auction support

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
Hyundai to mark Breen anniversary with tribute livery, charity auction support
M-Sport set to debut WRC Puma upgrade in Croatia

M-Sport set to debut WRC Puma upgrade in Croatia

WRC
WRC
Rally Croatia
M-Sport set to debut WRC Puma upgrade in Croatia
FIA confident of “collaborative solutions” to WRC teams' 2025 concerns

FIA confident of “collaborative solutions” to WRC teams' 2025 concerns

WRC
WRC
FIA confident of “collaborative solutions” to WRC teams' 2025 concerns
F1 race winner Kovalainen recovering from open-heart surgery

F1 race winner Kovalainen recovering from open-heart surgery

All Japan Rally
All Japan Rally
F1 race winner Kovalainen recovering from open-heart surgery
Katsuta identifies “next step” required to claim first WRC win

Katsuta identifies “next step” required to claim first WRC win

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Katsuta identifies “next step” required to claim first WRC win
WRC teams pushing FIA to keep current Rally1 rules for 2025

WRC teams pushing FIA to keep current Rally1 rules for 2025

WRC
WRC
WRC teams pushing FIA to keep current Rally1 rules for 2025
Items from Ken Block’s career listed for charity auction

Items from Ken Block’s career listed for charity auction

Other rally
Other rally
Items from Ken Block’s career listed for charity auction
The WEC lesson that WRC could observe to fix its current challenges

The WEC lesson that WRC could observe to fix its current challenges

WRC
WRC
The WEC lesson that WRC could observe to fix its current challenges
FIA’s 2025 WRC rules timeline too tight for Hyundai to do a “good job”

FIA’s 2025 WRC rules timeline too tight for Hyundai to do a “good job”

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
FIA’s 2025 WRC rules timeline too tight for Hyundai to do a “good job”
Tanak has "bigger things to worry about" than WRC points deficit

Tanak has "bigger things to worry about" than WRC points deficit

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Tanak has "bigger things to worry about" than WRC points deficit
Hydration tablets helped fuel Greensmith’s Safari WRC2 heroics

Hydration tablets helped fuel Greensmith’s Safari WRC2 heroics

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Hydration tablets helped fuel Greensmith’s Safari WRC2 heroics
How Rovanpera showed his class above his WRC rivals in Kenya

How Rovanpera showed his class above his WRC rivals in Kenya

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WRC
Plus
WRC
Rally Kenya
How Rovanpera showed his class above his WRC rivals in Kenya
M-Sport: Fourmaux's Kenya podium answered reliability critics

M-Sport: Fourmaux's Kenya podium answered reliability critics

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
M-Sport: Fourmaux's Kenya podium answered reliability critics
Rovanpera hails "clever" plan to seal faultless WRC Safari win

Rovanpera hails "clever" plan to seal faultless WRC Safari win

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Rovanpera hails "clever" plan to seal faultless WRC Safari win
WRC Safari Rally: Sublime Rovanpera tames a wild Safari to head Toyota 1-2

WRC Safari Rally: Sublime Rovanpera tames a wild Safari to head Toyota 1-2

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Sublime Rovanpera tames a wild Safari to head Toyota 1-2
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera preserves lead as Hyundai hits more trouble

WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera preserves lead as Hyundai hits more trouble

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera preserves lead as Hyundai hits more trouble
Why Rovanpera is able to tame WRC Safari Rally stages

Why Rovanpera is able to tame WRC Safari Rally stages

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Why Rovanpera is able to tame WRC Safari Rally stages
Neuville frustrated as WRC Safari Rally hoodoo continues

Neuville frustrated as WRC Safari Rally hoodoo continues

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Neuville frustrated as WRC Safari Rally hoodoo continues
WRC Safari Rally: Drama strikes Neuville to put Rovanpera firmly in control

WRC Safari Rally: Drama strikes Neuville to put Rovanpera firmly in control

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Drama strikes Neuville to put Rovanpera firmly in control
Evans: Costly WRC Safari Rally punctures a “mystery”

Evans: Costly WRC Safari Rally punctures a “mystery”

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Evans: Costly WRC Safari Rally punctures a “mystery”
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera leads Neuville, double puncture costs Evans

WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera leads Neuville, double puncture costs Evans

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera leads Neuville, double puncture costs Evans
Rovanpera: Commanding WRC Safari lead “not even close to being enough”

Rovanpera: Commanding WRC Safari lead “not even close to being enough”

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Rovanpera: Commanding WRC Safari lead “not even close to being enough”
Gearbox explosion caused Lappi's Safari Rally exit

Gearbox explosion caused Lappi's Safari Rally exit

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Gearbox explosion caused Lappi's Safari Rally exit
WRC Safari Rally: Tanak, Lappi retirements hands Rovanpera huge lead

WRC Safari Rally: Tanak, Lappi retirements hands Rovanpera huge lead

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Tanak, Lappi retirements hands Rovanpera huge lead
Neuville reveals “MacGyver” style WRC Safari Rally car repair

Neuville reveals “MacGyver” style WRC Safari Rally car repair

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Neuville reveals “MacGyver” style WRC Safari Rally car repair
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera stuns rivals to lead as Neuville suffers puncture

WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera stuns rivals to lead as Neuville suffers puncture

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Rovanpera stuns rivals to lead as Neuville suffers puncture
Kenya president pushing for longer WRC Safari Rally

Kenya president pushing for longer WRC Safari Rally

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Kenya president pushing for longer WRC Safari Rally
How WRC Rally1 teams embraced the return of the snorkel

How WRC Rally1 teams embraced the return of the snorkel

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
How WRC Rally1 teams embraced the return of the snorkel
Kenya launches motorsport academy to nurture future WRC stars

Kenya launches motorsport academy to nurture future WRC stars

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Kenya launches motorsport academy to nurture future WRC stars
WRC Safari Rally: Neuville edges Tanak to grab early lead

WRC Safari Rally: Neuville edges Tanak to grab early lead

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
WRC Safari Rally: Neuville edges Tanak to grab early lead
Rovanpera: WRC technical overhaul for 2025 “makes no sense”

Rovanpera: WRC technical overhaul for 2025 “makes no sense”

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Rovanpera: WRC technical overhaul for 2025 “makes no sense”
Toyota to deploy suspension update at WRC Safari Rally Kenya

Toyota to deploy suspension update at WRC Safari Rally Kenya

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Toyota to deploy suspension update at WRC Safari Rally Kenya
Neuville hopeful Hyundai has addressed WRC Kenya reliability woes

Neuville hopeful Hyundai has addressed WRC Kenya reliability woes

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Neuville hopeful Hyundai has addressed WRC Kenya reliability woes
Paraguay in contention to join 2025 WRC calendar

Paraguay in contention to join 2025 WRC calendar

WRC
WRC
Paraguay in contention to join 2025 WRC calendar
Toyota selects Ogier for WRC’s visit to Croatia

Toyota selects Ogier for WRC’s visit to Croatia

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Toyota selects Ogier for WRC’s visit to Croatia
Lancia offers hint at future rally return

Lancia offers hint at future rally return

WRC
WRC
Lancia offers hint at future rally return
Snorkels “more relevant” for rainy-season WRC Safari

Snorkels “more relevant” for rainy-season WRC Safari

WRC
WRC
Rally Kenya
Snorkels “more relevant” for rainy-season WRC Safari
WRC and Dakar winner Kenjiro Shinozuka dies aged 75

WRC and Dakar winner Kenjiro Shinozuka dies aged 75

WRC
WRC
WRC and Dakar winner Kenjiro Shinozuka dies aged 75
Neuville clarifies WRC future amid anger over FIA technical reforms

Neuville clarifies WRC future amid anger over FIA technical reforms

WRC
WRC
Neuville clarifies WRC future amid anger over FIA technical reforms
Fourmaux: Adjusting to hybrid-less WRC cars will be a “challenge”

Fourmaux: Adjusting to hybrid-less WRC cars will be a “challenge”

WRC
WRC
Fourmaux: Adjusting to hybrid-less WRC cars will be a “challenge”

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