News: WITH PERFECT TIMING, THE WORLD’S LONGEST RUNNING MOTORING EVENT ANNOUNCES CHOPARD AS A NEW EVENT PARTNER

In these days of faster and faster sports cars being released by the major manufacturers and the current obsession with top speed and 0-62mph times so beloved of the majority of the modern motoring press, it comes as something of a relief to know that not everyone is obsessed with speed. That’s not to say… Read More News: WITH PERFECT TIMING, THE WORLD’S LONGEST RUNNING MOTORING EVENT ANNOUNCES CHOPARD AS A NEW EVENT PARTNER

News: COYS ANNOUNCE AUCTION AT FONTWELL PARK DURING BRITAIN’S GREATEST CLASSIC MOTORING WEEK

Those wonderful folk at Coys of Kensington have rather generously shared with MotorMartin the following information regarding their plans for the next few months as they have realised rather quickly the level of enthusiasm that exists amongst the readers and followers of MotorMartin. Up here in MotorMartin Towers the rarified and specialist world that Coys live… Read More News: COYS ANNOUNCE AUCTION AT FONTWELL PARK DURING BRITAIN’S GREATEST CLASSIC MOTORING WEEK

News: CUSTOMERS RAVE ABOUT THE MG GS

Looking back over the recent MG motor UK posts on MotorMartin for information regarding the all-new MG GS recently, I was reminded on more than one occasion how long we have been waiting for this exciting new SUV to arrive on the forecourt. And now, thank goodness, that particular wait is over and the GS… Read More News: CUSTOMERS RAVE ABOUT THE MG GS

Kia Sportage 1.7 CRDi ‘2’ Eco: That’s How People Grow Up

Wow, what a few day’s it has been here in MotorMartin Towers as I’ve been in the rather fortunate position of spending a week and around 500 miles in the rather special Kia Sportage seen above and, if I’m honest, the week has absolutely flown by. The Kia has been given many opportunities to prove… Read More Kia Sportage 1.7 CRDi ‘2’ Eco: That’s How People Grow Up

News: VOLKSWAGEN UP! IS A WINNER IN TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS

Unbelievably, in MotorMartin Towers at least, the Volkswagen Up! Is about to undergo a refresh and yet it doesn’t seem like two minutes since this innovative little car was release upon an unsuspecting public. Now we have the situation where ahead of the arrival of the new Volkswagen up! in UK showrooms later this summer,… Read More News: VOLKSWAGEN UP! IS A WINNER IN TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS

News: ANOTHER TROPHY FOR THE COLLECTION: QASHQAI NAMED BEST MAINSTREAM SUV IN THE 2016 TELEGRAPH CAR AWARDS

The Qashqai has been a phenomenal success for Nissan over the last few years, so much so that Nissan have had increase production recently to keep up with Worldwide demand, see here for details. And now, news has reach d the dark recesses of MotorMartin Towers that the Nissan Quahqai has seen off tough competition… Read More News: ANOTHER TROPHY FOR THE COLLECTION: QASHQAI NAMED BEST MAINSTREAM SUV IN THE 2016 TELEGRAPH CAR AWARDS

News: VAUXHALL ASTRA SPORTS TOURER NAMED BEST ESTATE CAR AT TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS

Vauxhall are currently celebrating another award for their extremely well received all-new Astra, which has unsurprisingly claimed another accolade, with the Sports Tourer model being named as Best Estate Car at the 2016 Telegraph Cars Awards. The award recognises the Astra Sports Tourer as the best estate car driven by the Telegraph’s experienced road test… Read More News: VAUXHALL ASTRA SPORTS TOURER NAMED BEST ESTATE CAR AT TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS

News: MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS REVEALED AS BEST BUSINESS CAR BY TELEGRAPH CARS

MotorMartin has spoken at length recently about some of the various award winners from this year’s 2016 Telegraph Cars Awards including such deserving winners as the Vauxhall Astra, the Rolls-Royce Dawn, ŠKODA Superb and Honda Jazz and now it would appear to be the ideal time for MotorMartin to highlight another winner. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class… Read More News: MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS REVEALED AS BEST BUSINESS CAR BY TELEGRAPH CARS

News: SCOTLAND’S ‘MISSING’ E-TYPE DISCOVERED IN RURAL PARISH

Car keys, money, favourite book, CD, fountain pen, correct size spanner, spirit level, extension lead, tie, wallet, purse, sock, jacket, keys, magazine, trowel etc. These are all items that go missing at one time or another in everyone’s lives, rich or poor, it doesn’t appear to matter. What you don’t often read about or experience… Read More News: SCOTLAND’S ‘MISSING’ E-TYPE DISCOVERED IN RURAL PARISH

News: HONDA JAZZ WINS AT 2016 TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS 2016

For consumers today, the range of cars available to buy at the moment is probably the most diverse it’s ever been with a quite extraordinary number of car types and styles providing the public with a bewildering choice on the showroom floor. Of course, there are many different outlets for motoring news and reviews in… Read More News: HONDA JAZZ WINS AT 2016 TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS 2016

News: FAMILY VALUES HELP ŠKODA NET ANOTHER KEY AWARD FOR SUPERB

Day to day life is certainly varied up here in MotorMartin Towers, activity with the website, speaking with manufacturers and their representatives, completion of driving and filming duties for the expanding YouTube channel, and finding time and interesting destinations to drive to, all of this takes time. With the news items posted its a difficult… Read More News: FAMILY VALUES HELP ŠKODA NET ANOTHER KEY AWARD FOR SUPERB

News: ROLLS-ROYCE DAWN NAMED TELEGRAPH’S ‘LUXURY CAR OF THE YEAR’

It really doesn’t seem like that long ago that MotorMartin was sat here at the news desk looking over how the Rolls-Royce Dawn had won ‘Design of the Year’ by Robb Report and deservedly so after all, the Dawn is certainly an amazing car. So there was no real surprise up in MotorMartin Towers when it… Read More News: ROLLS-ROYCE DAWN NAMED TELEGRAPH’S ‘LUXURY CAR OF THE YEAR’

Kia Sportage 1.7 CRDi ‘2’ Eco: Everyday Is Like Sunday

Up here in MotorMartin Towers you’re constantly being bombarded with pictures and information about all the latest models released from various manufacturers situated all over the globe and so it takes something truly striking to stand out from within a rather overcrowded marketplace.  The Mark 3 Sportage certainly had that special something that helped it… Read More Kia Sportage 1.7 CRDi ‘2’ Eco: Everyday Is Like Sunday

News: MG HEADS INTO QUARTER THREE WITH MORE GREAT DEALS

For those of you lucky enough to be in the position to be looking to buy a new car at the moment, now is really a good time to buy. I don’t know about you, but here at MotorMartin Towers, any car that can offer style, modern technology and efficiency, whilst still representing excellent value… Read More News: MG HEADS INTO QUARTER THREE WITH MORE GREAT DEALS

News: ŠKODA RECORDS SUPERB FIRST HALF-YEAR REGISTRATIONS IN 2016

If you were to ask MotorMartin which manufacturer has worked the hardest recently to change their image for the better, then surely ŠKODA are that company. After all, back when MotorMartin was a short trousered youth, ŠKODA did not exactly have a reputation that encouraged customers into the showroom. The shame is that the rather… Read More News: ŠKODA RECORDS SUPERB FIRST HALF-YEAR REGISTRATIONS IN 2016

News: COYS ANNOUNCE AUCTION AT ULTRA-LUXURY CLASSIC CAR LIFESTYLE EVENT IN OLYMPIA LONDON, FEBRUARY 2017

It gives MotorMartin great pleasure to announce that International auctioneers Coys are set to return to their birthplace with a classic and sports car auction at The Olympia Historic Automobile Fair & Auction in London’s most prestigious event venue Olympia London, on 18th February 2017.  As auction partners of this new ultra-luxury and lifestyle event,… Read More News: COYS ANNOUNCE AUCTION AT ULTRA-LUXURY CLASSIC CAR LIFESTYLE EVENT IN OLYMPIA LONDON, FEBRUARY 2017

News: RANGE ROVER EVOQUE HITS FIVE YEARS OF UK PRODUCTION

MotorMartin had the pleasure of a long weekend with the rather excellent Range Rover Evoque SE tech ED4 2WD recently which had been kindly loaned by the Swansway Group, who can be contacted on 01270 419061. Land Rover have created a remarkable vehicle in the Evoque, the mix of style, technology and ability is just about perfect… Read More News: RANGE ROVER EVOQUE HITS FIVE YEARS OF UK PRODUCTION

News: NEW ST200 TO HEADLINE FIESTA 40TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT

As friends of MotorMartin will know, there is most definitely a Ford friendly vibe running through this site and that, as an owner of a number of the blue oval’s finer products in the past, a 2.0 Laser Capri and a 1.6i Ghia Orion being particular highlights, I feel almost obliged to point you lovely… Read More News: NEW ST200 TO HEADLINE FIESTA 40TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT