Andrew Everett began his lifelong interest in BMW in 1982 when his Father, Geoff Everett became Technical Manager for BMW's British importer in 1982. After leaving school and apprenticeships with British Leyland and Alfa Romeo dealers, he worked for the family business AmD, a VW Audi specialist until 1991. After this, Andrew began his writing career in 1993 and began writing about BMW in 1995 for BMW CAR Magazine. In 2000, Andrew helped found Total BMW magazine, became technical consultant and has written for every issue over 12 years. He also wrote the BMW E30 restoration bible in 2005.