News: SUZUKI PROUD TO BE SOLE MANUFACTURER FITTING MASTER SECURITY KITS TO 125CC MACHINES

Suzuki have shared with MotorMartin recently that they are proud to be the only manufacturer fitting the industry-standard, Datatag MASTER security scheme kits to its 125cc machinery, including the brand new GSX-R125 and GSX-S125. The GSX-R125 and GSX-S125 join the Burgman 125, VanVan 125, and Address 110 in Suzuki’s 125cc-and-below range, with the Japanese brand… Read More News: SUZUKI PROUD TO BE SOLE MANUFACTURER FITTING MASTER SECURITY KITS TO 125CC MACHINES

News: SIMPLIFIED FORD MONDEO RANGE DEFINED BY SPORTINESS AND LUXURY

Ford UK have sent MotorMartin a missive recently regarding their Mondeo and the fact that they are updating the established Mondeo line-up with new sports and luxury models aimed at both fleet and private buyers which will come as good news to Ford fans looking for a more mature drive than some models in Ford’s… Read More News: SIMPLIFIED FORD MONDEO RANGE DEFINED BY SPORTINESS AND LUXURY

What Can You Buy For £1000? Cheating The Game

In parts 1 and 2 of this ongoing series I’ve previously looked at the surprising array of cars on offer for both £200 and £500 and noted something of the issues involved when buying at the less monied end of the spectrum, indeed, the range of vehicles on offer really should mean that there’s something… Read More What Can You Buy For £1000? Cheating The Game

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 5hs 2.0 4WD Automatic: Elektrobank

Family cars need to be spacious, economical, practical, interesting and fun to drive, after all, you deserve to enjoy your car don’t you? When MotorMartin was choosing a car upon which to undertake the annual family holiday to Anglesey, North Wales there was really only the one choice. With Mitsubishi introducing a number of improvements… Read More Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 5hs 2.0 4WD Automatic: Elektrobank

2017 BMW K1600B Bagger Review. TheMissendenFlyer

Checkout the latest YouTube review from the excellent Missenden Flyer, a hugely popular and experienced motorcycle reviewer creating quite a reputation on YouTube. I urge you to head on over to his YouTube channel at https://m.youtube.com/user/TheMissendenFlyer to subscribe.  You know it makes sense. 2017 BMW K1600B Bagger Review The following is direct from TheMissendenFlyer himself: Having… Read More 2017 BMW K1600B Bagger Review. TheMissendenFlyer

Yamaha TDM 850: Two Sides To Every Story

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under the I Love Motorbikes banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. There was a time in the early nineties when it appeared that motorcycle design and engineering was stagnating. There were the Sportsbikes of course, powerful yet with… Read More Yamaha TDM 850: Two Sides To Every Story

News: McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMBINES BESPOKE MODERN ELEGANCE AND HISTORIC COLOUR TO PRODUCE STRIKING MSO COLLECTION 570GT

McLaren have informed MotorMartin recently that a limited number of bespoke McLaren 570GT models will this month become available to a fortunate few McLaren buyers in the UK and Europe. Commissioned from McLaren Special Operations as an MSO Collection, the six cars are finished in McLaren historic ‘XP Green’ exterior paint – the same colour… Read More News: McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMBINES BESPOKE MODERN ELEGANCE AND HISTORIC COLOUR TO PRODUCE STRIKING MSO COLLECTION 570GT

News: SUPERSPORT NOW AVAILABLE FROM £99 PER MONTH, LOW RATE FINANCE OFFERS NOW EXTENDED TO INCLUDE DESERT SLED AND CAFÉ RACER

Ducati UK Have shared with MotorMartin recently that they are pleased to announce a host of new finance offers for this autumn. Already in place is low rate 3% APR finance on all 2017 Monster models and this has now been extended to all 2017 Ducati Scrambler models including Café Racer and Desert Sled. The Supersport… Read More News: SUPERSPORT NOW AVAILABLE FROM £99 PER MONTH, LOW RATE FINANCE OFFERS NOW EXTENDED TO INCLUDE DESERT SLED AND CAFÉ RACER

News: SUPER RARE PORSCHE IS EARLY ENTRY IN SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS’ PORSCHE SALE

As regular readers will already know, those of us based up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers are big fans of a car auction and classic car auctions even more so. With that in mind it really was no surprise that when Silverstone Auctions came calling with news of their latest sale cars there… Read More News: SUPER RARE PORSCHE IS EARLY ENTRY IN SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS’ PORSCHE SALE

News: TIME WARP BESSIE BRINGS DOCTOR WHO TO BEAULIEU

Doctor Who’s much-loved car Bessie, which was a favourite with millions of viewers for its futuristic features in the Seventies, has been put on show in On Screen Cars at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu. The Earth-based transport for Jon Pertwee’s third Doctor was a bright yellow vintage car replica which starred in many episodes… Read More News: TIME WARP BESSIE BRINGS DOCTOR WHO TO BEAULIEU

News: FAST FORDS TO FIRE-UP BIDDERS AT CCA SEPTEMBER SALE

News has just arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that friends of MotorMartin, Classic Car Auctions (CCA), will be offering a fantastic selection of rare and highly collectible fast Fords at its upcoming September Sale taking place at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre on 23rd September. Excellent! Representing the best of Brentwood’s superb eighties output,… Read More News: FAST FORDS TO FIRE-UP BIDDERS AT CCA SEPTEMBER SALE

News: SEE ALL THE FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 2017 HEROES ACROSS H.R. OWEN NETWORK

Leading luxury dealer group H.R. Owen have let MotorMartin know that they are gearing up to welcome the stars of the Frankfurt Motor Show to their dealerships across the country and many of us car fans just can’t wait. H.R. Owen has explained before to MotorMartin that they deal with the world’s most sought-after premium… Read More News: SEE ALL THE FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 2017 HEROES ACROSS H.R. OWEN NETWORK

News: FORD INTRODUCES FOCUS RS EDITION TO DELIVER EVEN MORE FUN

There has been much excitement up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers ever since rumours started about a new Focus RS and the direction that it may take, from complete flights of fancy through to a subtle refreshment of the truly stunning original.  And so here we are with Ford confirming to MotorMartin that… Read More News: FORD INTRODUCES FOCUS RS EDITION TO DELIVER EVEN MORE FUN

News: HONDA COMMITS TO ELECTRIFIED TECHNOLOGY FOR EVERY NEW MODEL LAUNCHED IN EUROPE

There’s most definitely change in the air at present with more and more manufacturers sharing their plans regarding electrification of current and future ranges, so much so that it came as no real surprise when Honda joined the party recently.   Indeed, Honda has confirmed to MotorMartin that electrified technology will now feature in every… Read More News: HONDA COMMITS TO ELECTRIFIED TECHNOLOGY FOR EVERY NEW MODEL LAUNCHED IN EUROPE

News: JAGUAR CHARGES UP I-PACE WITH ALL-ELECTRIC RACE SERIES

With a groundswell of support for alternative fuel and EVs and the ever increasing popularity of Formula E the following news caused quite a stir up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers recently when Jaguar explained that after becoming the first premium manufacturer to enter Formula E in 2016, they have created the… Read More News: JAGUAR CHARGES UP I-PACE WITH ALL-ELECTRIC RACE SERIES

News: NEW CONTINENTAL GT DEBUTS IN FRANKFURT

The all-new Continental GT made its global debut at the IAA 2017 in Frankfurt last week and looked absolutely stunning in MotorMartin’s opinion, a triumph in design and engineering. Commenting to MotorMartin on its unveiling, Chairman and CEO, Wolfgang Dürheimer, shared that: “Today is a defining moment for Bentley Motors. Today we build on our… Read More News: NEW CONTINENTAL GT DEBUTS IN FRANKFURT

News: LAFERRARI APERTA SELLS FOR RECORD 8.3 MILLION EURO. PROCEEDS GO TO SAVE THE CHILDREN.

I think that it’s fair to say that pretty much all of the top floor of MotorMartin Towers was rather staggered when the latest news from Ferrari arrived recently confirming that the famous manufacturer of red sports cars had set yet another record. It really shouldn’t be too much of a surprise to learn that… Read More News: LAFERRARI APERTA SELLS FOR RECORD 8.3 MILLION EURO. PROCEEDS GO TO SAVE THE CHILDREN.

News: GOVERNMENT’S ‘SECRET’ ONLINE TOOL COULD SAVE USED CAR BUYERS £1,000S

MotorMartin can certainly recommend that you take the time to checkout the following news released recently that is certain to help used car buyers up and down the country especially as almost half of all car buyers are completely unaware of a completely free of charge service that could save them hundreds of pounds in… Read More News: GOVERNMENT’S ‘SECRET’ ONLINE TOOL COULD SAVE USED CAR BUYERS £1,000S

News: NEW TVR GRIFFITH HERALDS A NEW DAWN FOR ICONIC BRITISH MANUFACTURER

With news as important as the following the decision was taken up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers to publish the following in full. Great work from TVR I think you’ll all agree. • TVR’s new sports car revealed in global public debut • Gordon Murray design features full ground effect and 50:50 weight… Read More News: NEW TVR GRIFFITH HERALDS A NEW DAWN FOR ICONIC BRITISH MANUFACTURER