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International Editor, Fuel Car Magazine (Colombia)

In 2008, Manuel started as an automotive journalist in Automovil Panamericano, specifically its version for Colombia as part of the Motorpress group expansion that was being developed during that decade.

Later, he worked also for Car & Driver, made side projects with local and main magazine Motor in that same country and founded the independent website Automoviles Colombia, among other assignments mainly for print media.

He has been living in Mexico since 2013, where he reunited with Motorpress, again working for Automovil Panamericano.

Currently, he is the International Editor for Fuel Car Magazine in Colombia, the biggest independent automotive media in print (non related to a newspaper) in that country, also with platforms online and in social media.

Manuel specializes in detailed reviews and product comparisons in all market segments.