Jonathan Lamas

Jonathan Lamas
Jonathan Lamas, and his 2008 Bullitt Mustang, at the Shelby Los Angeles facility. Photo Courtesy of George Dye

  • Senior Producer and Staff Writer at Car and Driver Online (late 1990s)
  • Senior Online Producer and Staff Writer on The Record (2000)
  • Editor of Truck & SUV Performance Magazine (2003-2006)
  • Member of the Motor Press Guild, Society of Professional Journalists, Team Shelby


Jonathan P. Lamas is a former writer for ThoughtCo. He has worked as an automotive journalist, who has logged thousands of hours, both on and off the track, writing about cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Beginning in the late 1990s, he wrote a monthly editorial for Car and Driver Online. Since then, he has reported for AboutMustangs,com, Forbes Autos,,,, Consumer Guide, and U.S. News and World Report.


Jonathon has a Bachelor of Science from the Univesity of Phoenix in Business Marketing, a certificate in Project Management from the University of California at Los Angeles, and an HBX Core Credential of Readiness from Harvard University.

Jonathan Lamas

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