News: THE ROLLS-ROYCE ‘SILVER GHOST COLLECTION’, IN MOTION

MotorMartin’s recent experiences with the incredible 2018 EWB Phantom has led to a newfound appreciation as to the sheer quality of build, style and driving experience offered by this grand old marque. With interest at an all time high here at MotorMartin Towers, the following arrived at #MotorMartinCarNews. Rolls-Royce have shared with MotorMartin that their… Read More News: THE ROLLS-ROYCE ‘SILVER GHOST COLLECTION’, IN MOTION

News: SALON PRIVÉ SURRENDERS TO THE BEAUTY OF THE MULLIN DELAGE D8-120 CABRIOLET

Here’s one for the more discerning classic car fan out there due to a rare appearance on UK soil. It’s been brought to MotorMartin’s attention that the 1939 D8-120 Cabriolet, with a ‘Bustle Back’ outline by legendary French coachbuilder Henri Chapron will be making a rare UK appearance before an appreciative audience at Blenheim Palace… Read More News: SALON PRIVÉ SURRENDERS TO THE BEAUTY OF THE MULLIN DELAGE D8-120 CABRIOLET

News: WEC CHAMPIONSHIP BATTLE RESUMES AT SILVERSTONE

After what seems like an extraordinarily long period of time, the 2018-19 WEC Super Season finally resumes this weekend and because of this, Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team have taken time from their busy schedule to explain to MotorMartin how they are ready to continue the fight for top honours in the FIA World Endurance… Read More News: WEC CHAMPIONSHIP BATTLE RESUMES AT SILVERSTONE

News: HONDA REVEALS MOST SOPHISTICATED HR-V EVER WITH REFRESHED STYLING AND ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES

Honda has revealed the first details of the 2019 HR-V to MotorMartin recently and it’s their most sophisticated subcompact SUV to date. The new model, Honda say, features enhanced exterior styling, updates to the interior and a range of advanced technologies. We’ll leave the rest for Honda to explain, enjoy: Upgrades to the elegant exterior… Read More News: HONDA REVEALS MOST SOPHISTICATED HR-V EVER WITH REFRESHED STYLING AND ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES

News: THE SCIENCE OF A WORLDSBK CBR1000RR

There’s still not a day goes by without AutoTrader being opened and the legendary Fireblade moniker being typed in, after all, every garage needs a Fireblade doesn’t it? And for those that already have a Honda in the shed then the following news will surely be of use. Modifying a production Fireblade into a WorldSBK… Read More News: THE SCIENCE OF A WORLDSBK CBR1000RR

News: WHAT REALLY HAPPENED: THE SURPRISING STORY OF THE TWO FACTORY-BUILT RACING BUGATTI EB110S

Rather unsurprisingly, today, the name Bugatti brings to mind the Veyron, the Chiron, and the new ‘Divo’ to be unveiled in Monterey on 24 August. But in the late 1980s, everyone was talking about the extravagant new supercar, the EB110, brainchild of wealthy businessman Romano Artioli – and the vast, state-of-the-art factory being built to… Read More News: WHAT REALLY HAPPENED: THE SURPRISING STORY OF THE TWO FACTORY-BUILT RACING BUGATTI EB110S

News: FORD CELEBRATES PRODUCTION OF 10 MILLIONTH MUSTANG

The weekend just gone, saw a bevy of superb classics descend upon City Park in Bradford for the City’s annual celebration of automotive beauty. And yet, amongst all of the special cars on display there was really only one car that truly stood out. One car that can perhaps claim to be one of the… Read More News: FORD CELEBRATES PRODUCTION OF 10 MILLIONTH MUSTANG

News: LAND ROVER TREKS TO THE ‘LAND OF LAND ROVERS’ TO CELEBRATE 70 YEARS OF ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURE

Land Rover have shared with MotorMartin recently how they have taken their 70th anniversary celebrations to new heights by visiting a remote rural community in West Bengal that relies on a fleet of classic models for its very survival. It’s no real surprise to those in the know that there are parts of the World… Read More News: LAND ROVER TREKS TO THE ‘LAND OF LAND ROVERS’ TO CELEBRATE 70 YEARS OF ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURE

News: MOUNTUNE LAUNCHES ALL NEW POWER UPGRADE KIT FOR FOCUS ST DIESEL

God bless the mean streets of Essex I say. Growing up in Chipping Ongar and completing secondary school at Brentwood County High gives you an insight into the mindset enjoyed by fast Ford fans worldwide. And now, out in the car park of MotorMartin Towers, is our own #MotorMartinClassics 1999 Ford Cougar 2.5 Automatic, a… Read More News: MOUNTUNE LAUNCHES ALL NEW POWER UPGRADE KIT FOR FOCUS ST DIESEL

News: NEW CITROËN C3 AIRCROSS COMPACT SUV HITS 100,000 SALES

For those of you out there taking bets on how well new Citroën’s will do once launched onto the forecourts of this green and pleasant land of ours, I’m pleased to let you know that the new Citroën C3 Aircross has so far maintained a mightily impressive sales momentum. The new compact SUV, MotorMartin has… Read More News: NEW CITROËN C3 AIRCROSS COMPACT SUV HITS 100,000 SALES

News: PANDA MOTORS SWANSEA WINS PRESTIGIOUS SAIC OVERSEAS DEALER AWARD

We love the resurgent MG Motor UK here at MotorMartin Towers, after all, an MG GS has pride of place out in the car park and is often the first choice of transport rather than some far more exotic offerings due to it’s practicality and ease of use. This enthusiasm for the marque means that… Read More News: PANDA MOTORS SWANSEA WINS PRESTIGIOUS SAIC OVERSEAS DEALER AWARD

News: BRABHAM AUTOMOTIVE DEBUTS IN NORTH AMERICA WITH DAN GURNEY TRIBUTE BT62 AT MONTEREY CAR WEEK

The following news item is published in full from Brabham Automotive. Enjoy: Celebrating one of the most important countries in its racing and family history, Brabham Automotive is teaming up with Michelin to debut the sensational Brabham BT62 in the United States, with a fitting tribute to American hero and ex-Brabham Formula 1 winner, Dan… Read More News: BRABHAM AUTOMOTIVE DEBUTS IN NORTH AMERICA WITH DAN GURNEY TRIBUTE BT62 AT MONTEREY CAR WEEK

News: HONDA RACING TV: ALL-STAR HOTLAP, SCIENCE OF A CBR1000RR AND MORE

Honda have just shared with MotorMartin the following rather exciting news regarding their latest Honda Racing TV programming and it’s well worth taking notice. Start your week, Honda say, by watching episode 17 here, or on hondaproracing.com/tv. In Episode 17, the iconic Indianapolis 500 is revisited with an exclusive view of race day through the… Read More News: HONDA RACING TV: ALL-STAR HOTLAP, SCIENCE OF A CBR1000RR AND MORE

News: SENSATIONAL SUPERCAR WEEKEND FOR BEAULIEU

Wow. The passion for Supercars in this country shows no signs of slowing down and, let’s be honest here, we at MotorMartin are more than happy with that. News then that more than 950 supercars made Beaulieu Supercar Weekend the biggest and best yet was greeted with much interest up on the top floor of… Read More News: SENSATIONAL SUPERCAR WEEKEND FOR BEAULIEU

Suzuki Baleno 1.0 BoosterJet SZ5: Geezers Need Excitement

At first glance you could be forgiven for not looking too closely at the Suzuki Baleno 1.0 as rather old fashioned beliefs regarding engine capacity are still bubbling under the surface for a lot of potential purchasers. That type of thinking in 2018 though is a mistake as engine and turbo technology has gradually improved… Read More Suzuki Baleno 1.0 BoosterJet SZ5: Geezers Need Excitement

News: WRAITH LUMINARY FILM SHINES LIGHT ON CONTEMPORARY BESPOKE CRAFTSMANSHIP

With the popularity of Rolls Royce reaching an all time high here at MotorMartin Towers, it really is no surprise to find the following story taking a rather prominent place in the day’s news. Rolls Royce have shared with MotorMartin the following: From shooting stars to illuminated wood, the Wraith Luminary Collection encapsulates the extraordinary… Read More News: WRAITH LUMINARY FILM SHINES LIGHT ON CONTEMPORARY BESPOKE CRAFTSMANSHIP

News: COYS THE INTERNATIONAL AUCTION HOUSE IS TO HOLD THE BIGGEST EVER AUCTION OF CLASSIC CARS IN AFRICA

Friends of MotorMartin, Coys the International Auction House, have let it be known that they are to hold the biggest ever auction of classic cars in Africa in less than a month’s time. The auction will see over a hundred classic cars and motorcycles going under the hammer, many of them coming direct from private… Read More News: COYS THE INTERNATIONAL AUCTION HOUSE IS TO HOLD THE BIGGEST EVER AUCTION OF CLASSIC CARS IN AFRICA

News: The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak success story continues – with a historic record

Winner at the biggest garden party in the world of motorsport: Romain Dumas (F) and the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak impressed on the hill climb at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The 500-kW (680 PS) prototype is the first fully-electric racing car to win the Goodwood Hill Climb. In doing so, the I.D. R… Read More News: The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak success story continues – with a historic record