News: FORD FOCUSED ON WEC TITLE RACE IN SHANGHAI

The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team have let it be known to MotorMartin that they head east again this week for the penultimate round of the FIA World Endurance Championship. After a difficult weekend at Fuji, Japan, the team will have to pull out all of the stops to get back into contention for a… Read More News: FORD FOCUSED ON WEC TITLE RACE IN SHANGHAI

News: MG BREAKS NEW GROUND WITH 7 YEAR WARRANTY

MG Motor UK has today announced the introduction of a full 7 year warranty on its brand-new Compact-SUV, the MG ZS. Completely transferable to any new owner before the 7 year/80,000-mile limit is reached; the highly competitive package also guarantees any genuine replacement MG parts for the remainder of the agreement. The 7 year/80,000-mile warranty,… Read More News: MG BREAKS NEW GROUND WITH 7 YEAR WARRANTY

News: TAKING THE COMPACT-SUV SEGMENT BY STORM – THE MG ZS

It is with great pleasure that MotorMartin is able to publish the following information regarding the all new MG ZS, a car with which MG Motor UK intend to strengthen there excellent sales figures with. And it would certainly appear to those of us base up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers, that this… Read More News: TAKING THE COMPACT-SUV SEGMENT BY STORM – THE MG ZS

News: HONDA JAZZ AWARDED MOST RELIABLE SMALL CAR IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY 

Honda have shared with MotorMartin recently that their impressive Honda Jazz has been named Most Reliable Small Car in What Car? magazine’s 2017 Reliability Survey, with the owners of the popular supermini reporting no faults with their car. What Car? have explained to MotorMartin that the survey – published in the December issue of Britain’s… Read More News: HONDA JAZZ AWARDED MOST RELIABLE SMALL CAR IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY 

News: SUZUKI V-STROM RANGE GETS GT TREATMENT

Suzuki have shared with MotorMartin recently that they have given their V-Strom range the GT treatment, with new versions of the V-Strom 650 and V-Strom 1000 now available from authorised dealerships. Available for £1,000 more than their comparative standard models, the GT variants of Suzuki’s popular adventure machines come with three piece luggage as standard;… Read More News: SUZUKI V-STROM RANGE GETS GT TREATMENT

News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER TAKES THE LARGE SUV CROWN IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY

After a superb week on the beautiful Island of Anglesey in the 2017 Outlander PHEV, a short film of the experiences can be viewed by clicking here, it’s come as no surprise to MotorMartin that the Mitsubishi Outlander has been voted the most reliable Large SUV, and the manufacturer voted the runner-up most reliable brand… Read More News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER TAKES THE LARGE SUV CROWN IN WHAT CAR? 2017 RELIABILITY SURVEY

News: CHORLEY GROUP WELCOMES MG TO THE FAMILY

Mg Motor UK’s expansion plans continue at pace with news that North-West family business, Chorley Group, welcoming MG Motor UK to its growing portfolio of dealerships across Lancashire. A full range of new and used MG models is now available from the Group’s Chorley and Burnley sites, with expansion to its other locations in Blackpool, Wigan… Read More News: CHORLEY GROUP WELCOMES MG TO THE FAMILY

News: RENAULT KADJAR CROWNED USED CAR OF THE YEAR AND BEST USED MID-SIZE SUV BY AUTO EXPRESS

It’s always good celebrating success, especially with those companies that share the same kind of values as those of us up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers. And this must be true of those fine people over the channel working at Renault as their rather impressive Kadjar which has added to its many… Read More News: RENAULT KADJAR CROWNED USED CAR OF THE YEAR AND BEST USED MID-SIZE SUV BY AUTO EXPRESS

News: ALL-NEW VAUXHALL INSIGNIA GSI IS FASTEST-EVER VAUXHALL AT ‘RING

Returning from the cold, fans of Vauxhall have finally got something to shout about with the return of the GSi moniker, a badge not seen on anything since the 1999 Vectra 2.5 GSi. And now we have received news up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that Vauxhall’s all-new Insignia GSi has already demonstrated… Read More News: ALL-NEW VAUXHALL INSIGNIA GSI IS FASTEST-EVER VAUXHALL AT ‘RING

News: WATCH: WILLIAM MEDCALF TAKES CENTRE STAGE IN DUNHILL’S STUNNING FLYING SCOTSMAN RALLY VIDEO

When dunhill –leading British menswear luxury brand – first laid plans to enjoy the ultimate Flying Scotsman Rally experience, there was only one man they could turn to for the job.  Supported by dunhill, The Flying Scotsman Rally is Britain’s premier vintage car rally that comprises three days of open-road motoring against the most… Read More News: WATCH: WILLIAM MEDCALF TAKES CENTRE STAGE IN DUNHILL’S STUNNING FLYING SCOTSMAN RALLY VIDEO

News: MERCEDES-BENZ ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR NEW S-CLASS COUPÉ RANGE

Mercedes-Benz have shared the following pricing information with the top floor of MotorMartin Towers regarding the new S-Class Coupé range: Enjoy the finer details, the S-Class just got that little bit better. Incredible.  The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupé is now on sale, with prices starting at £103,715 for the S 560. The Mercedes-AMG S… Read More News: MERCEDES-BENZ ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR NEW S-CLASS COUPÉ RANGE

Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d: Dreams Should Never Die

What we have here is an attempt to get to the bottom of the pull that classic cars have on the majority of us car fans. The dangers of purchasing the wrong car, the hidden problems behind shiny paintwork and the diversions from standard are all frustrations that buyers of new and nearly new vehicles… Read More Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d: Dreams Should Never Die

News: MG MOTOR UK TAKES SECOND PLACE IN WHAT CAR? SATISFACTION SURVEY

As fans of the resurgent MG, MotorMartin is pleased to report that MG Motor UK have achieved an impressive second place in What Car? magazine’s inaugural Servicing Satisfaction Survey, with the brand receiving praise for its outstanding customer service.  What Car? have explained to MotorMartin that the survey asked 8,300 UK motorists to rate their… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK TAKES SECOND PLACE IN WHAT CAR? SATISFACTION SURVEY

News: SHAKEY SCORES AN UNPRECEDENTED 6TH BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP WIN IN HIS FIRST SUCCESSFUL BACK-TO-BACK TITLE DEFENCE

What an end to the season. Looking like it was finally Leon’s Championship year going into the last Brands Hatch round, over the course of three races and two days everything changed. Ducati have shared with MotorMartin the following race reports and they’re well worth reading, they tell quite a tale. Be Wiser Ducati’s Shane’… Read More News: SHAKEY SCORES AN UNPRECEDENTED 6TH BRITISH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP WIN IN HIS FIRST SUCCESSFUL BACK-TO-BACK TITLE DEFENCE

News: ICONIC EIGHTIES FORD SIERRA COSWORTH RS500 IS A POTENTIAL RECORD BREAKER AT NEC CLASSIC CAR SHOW SALE

We love a classic car auction up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers, especially one that includes Fast Fords. So when news arrived of an almost perfectly original 1988 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 with just 6,000 miles on the clock, a car that is widely tipped to break auction records when it comes… Read More News: ICONIC EIGHTIES FORD SIERRA COSWORTH RS500 IS A POTENTIAL RECORD BREAKER AT NEC CLASSIC CAR SHOW SALE

News: 59 AMAZING PORSCHES UP FOR AUCTION AT UK’S ONLY PORSCHE SALE

MotorMartin has been informed recently of the following exciting news, especially of interest for those of you with a healthy fascination with that most Germanic of supercar, the Porsche 911, as Porsche fans descended on the iconic Silverstone Circuit on Saturday, 21st October to bid on 59 of the finest Porsches up for auction at… Read More News: 59 AMAZING PORSCHES UP FOR AUCTION AT UK’S ONLY PORSCHE SALE

News: DUCATI UNVEILS ITS UPDATED MONSTER 821: THE MOST BALANCED VERSION OF THE ICONIC MONSTER RANGE

Providing a sneak peek at 2018, Ducati and MotorMartin presents the first of 5 new models for the coming season: the Monster 821. The iconic naked motorcycle from Borgo Panigale is presented in a updated version to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the original model – launched at the Cologne Show back in October 1992.… Read More News: DUCATI UNVEILS ITS UPDATED MONSTER 821: THE MOST BALANCED VERSION OF THE ICONIC MONSTER RANGE

News: SUZUKI DOUBLES UP AT AUTOTRADER AWARDS

We like to celebrate success up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers especially so when it comes to a company that works as hard as Suzuki to continually strive to produce what they see as the best compromise between track and road for the modern motorcyclist. It gives us great pleasure to therefore… Read More News: SUZUKI DOUBLES UP AT AUTOTRADER AWARDS

News: MYCARCHECK.COM MARKET GUIDE: OCTOBER 2017 – USED SALES HOLDING UP AS NEW CAR AND BIKE MARKETS STUTTER

It’s that exciting time of the month where we find out the thoughts of Mycarcheck.com’s valuation experts as they reveal significant trends in the UK used vehicle market and choose a car and bike of the month. Excellent. Vehicle valuation manager at mycarcheck.com, Jon Wheeler, shared with MotorMartin that: “The Peugeot 108 city car is… Read More News: MYCARCHECK.COM MARKET GUIDE: OCTOBER 2017 – USED SALES HOLDING UP AS NEW CAR AND BIKE MARKETS STUTTER