News: LAST CHANCE TO VOTE IN THE CLASSIC & SPORTS CAR SHOW’S SUPERCAR POLL

Now this is going to cause some arguments amongst you all as there’s nothing more divisive amongst classic car fans than having to choose one car and brand over another and yet, with the deadline to vote just rapidly approaching, organisers of The Classic & Sports Car Show have revealed the top two entrants per decade in their global poll to find the greatest supercar ever. I must warn you now though, it may well take you quite some time to make your decision. MotorMartin has been informed that as voting for the top ten closes on August 31st, fans … Continue reading News: LAST CHANCE TO VOTE IN THE CLASSIC & SPORTS CAR SHOW’S SUPERCAR POLL

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News: BENTLEY AT THE 2016 CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE

As regular readers will know, MotorMartin has rather a liking for the majestic Bentley marque from the classic to the modern and so, when the following news arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers, it was met with great enthusiasm. It really is quite an honour to announce that in a display of automotive excellence, more than 150 Bentleys will grace the grounds of Windsor Castle at this year’s Concours of Elegance (2-4 September). MotorMartin has been informed that, now in its fifth year, the Concours of Elegance has established itself as one of the world’s most prestigious … Continue reading News: BENTLEY AT THE 2016 CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE

News: DACIA SERVES UP SOME GREAT OFFERS ON A 66-PLATE

A while back now, MotorMartin had the pleasure of an afternoon drive in the 2016 Dacia Duster, and what a thoroughly modern and enjoyable SUV it was. With an excellent price and decent specifications, it’s no wonder you see so many on the roads today of this green and pleasant land of ours. And yet news has just arrived here at MotorMartin Towers that Dacia is giving car buyers even more of a reason to choose its award-winning range with a host of enhanced customer offers – just in time for the new ‘66’-registration. Incredible. Dacia have confirmed to MotorMartin … Continue reading News: DACIA SERVES UP SOME GREAT OFFERS ON A 66-PLATE

Peugeot 308 SW GT Line BlueHDi 120: Je T’aime

The history behind Peugeot is both long and fascinating. Rather surprisingly, the company itself began back in 1810 and yet it wasn’t until 1889 when, as a result of a collaboration with the steam specialist Léon Serpollet, Armand Peugeot created the Serpollet-Peugeot – a steam-powered three-wheeler. Clearly this was always going to end up in somewhat of a blind alley and so Armand abandoned steam in favour of petrol and before long, Peugeot’s first four wheeled, petrol driven vehicle, the Type 2 quadricycle was born. It’s power from an engine provided by Daimler. The first of many such engine collaborations … Continue reading Peugeot 308 SW GT Line BlueHDi 120: Je T’aime