News: BACK TO THE FUTURE FOR MG

One of the criticisms directed towards MG Motor UK back in 2015 was the lack of a truly national dealer network, after all, there’s not a lot of point having a range of cars to sell if large sections of the UK public can’t get to a dealership to buy one. MG have an enviable… Read More News: BACK TO THE FUTURE FOR MG

News: MG MOTOR UK CELEBRATES BEST SALES FIGURES FOR SEVEN YEARS

There’s been a number of posts recently on MotorMartin regarding the excellent sales figure that alot of the manufacturers are achieving at present, showing us the generally healthy state of the UK’s motoring manufacturers and dealerships just after the traditional sales spike brought about by the new number plates.   And now it’s the turn… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK CELEBRATES BEST SALES FIGURES FOR SEVEN YEARS

Citroën C4 Cactus Flair PureTech 110: Scarborough Fair/Canticle

Citroën state that their C4 Cactus represents The Crossover Redefined, whilst MotorMartin waxed lyrically about the Citroën’s Avant-garde style in Citroën C4 Cactus Flair PureTech 110: Away Bounce My Bubbles recently. The question that comes to mind therefore is surely, what the dickens are Citroën talking about? After all, the styling is incredible but come on, Redefine The… Read More Citroën C4 Cactus Flair PureTech 110: Scarborough Fair/Canticle

News: CAST YOUR VOTE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC CAR OF THE YEAR

There’s every chance that by the time you read this, MotorMartin will have already voted for each of the cars on the shortlist below at least two or three times, with indecision and fickleness playing equal parts. And yet, that is surely part of the joy with a vote such as this, as spending time… Read More News: CAST YOUR VOTE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC CAR OF THE YEAR

News: MUSTANG SAVVY!

The Mustang has been an amazing sales success for Ford since they made the decision to release their iconic muscle car with the steering wheel on the correct side for a change. Everyone that has been fortunate enough to drive the 5.0 V8 has returned with their minds well and truly blown away, amazed at… Read More News: MUSTANG SAVVY!

News: FORD PERFORMANCE SALES DOUBLE IN EUROPE AS GLOBAL FIGURES TOP 200,000

With a lineup as strong and as tempting as Ford’s performance models, it’s no surprise to MotorMartin that sales of Ford’s performance cars in Europe have almost doubled this year, with close to 31,000 sold in the region August year-to-date – a massive 98 per cent up on 2015. Ford have explained to MotorMartin that… Read More News: FORD PERFORMANCE SALES DOUBLE IN EUROPE AS GLOBAL FIGURES TOP 200,000

News: TOP 10 CARS GOING UNDER THE HAMMER AT PARIS MOTOR SHOW AUCTION

Quite frankly it’s been so busy up here in MotorMartin Towers recently that a few hours searching through the rather marvellous website of International auctioneers Coys, a particular favourite pastime of MotorMartin, has not even been an option. How can a dream garage be assembled when there’s not been the time to search and plan… Read More News: TOP 10 CARS GOING UNDER THE HAMMER AT PARIS MOTOR SHOW AUCTION

Citroën C4 Cactus Flair PureTech 110: Away Bounce My Bubbles

Just look at it, take some time, checkout the Airbump® technology, those headlights, roof bars and detailing. Have a look inside at the reoccurring Airbump® theme repeated on the door cards and across the interior, the twin digital displays, Sat Nav and truly unique glove box. Is this the first Citroën that we have seen… Read More Citroën C4 Cactus Flair PureTech 110: Away Bounce My Bubbles

News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT Part 2

Only a few short days ago, MotorMartin reported on Honda UK’s latest exciting project, which can be seen here, the restoration of a red, 1967 S800 with work being undertaken by the team at Le Riche Automobile Restorers in Jersey. Now this is a story that has already garnered a great deal of interest from the readers… Read More News: HONDA UK STARTS S800 RESTORATION PROJECT Part 2

News: FORD FIESTA ST AVAILABLE WITH FIVE DOORS FOR GREATER PRACTICALITY WITH SAME CLASS-LEADING PERFORMANCE

Now MotorMartin loves a Ford, a small fast Ford especially but unfortunately, in MotorMartin’s opinion, the lack of a five door has always limited the Fiesta ST’s appeal to the family man. After all, anyone that has had to wrestle a booster seat in and out of a three door hatch, from any of the… Read More News: FORD FIESTA ST AVAILABLE WITH FIVE DOORS FOR GREATER PRACTICALITY WITH SAME CLASS-LEADING PERFORMANCE