World Car Awards - Juror Profile


MEXICO
 


CARLOS SANDOVAL

Director on sandowalsky.com, Editor in Chief Autos & Toys - El Financiero, collaborator La Nota Dura - EF Bloomberg TV)

Car journalist by passion, industrial designer by profession, Carlos began his automotive career in Mexico writing and translating for Automóvil Panamericano, part of one of the world's largest automotive editorials, Motorpresse, based in Stuttgart.

After five years specializing in publications and automotive communications, he migrated to corporate communication at Mastretta Cars, the first company to develop and manufacture a 100% Mexican sports car, the Mastretta MXT. He developed the communication strategy, events, marketing, advertising and media program.

From 2012 to 2018 he worked as editorial manager for Autoexplora, the most recognized cars and lifestyle magazine in México, responsible for the redesign, content structure, test drives managing, and editing. Since 2019 he also edits Autos & Toys for El Financiero newspaper, writing about cars, motorcycles, technology and transportation gadgets.

For over 14 years Carlos has written hundreds drive tests and research articles for magazines, web, radio, TV and books, some of them published on magazine covers in several countries. Carlos drives an average of 150 new cars every year.