Peugeot 3008 SUV GT Line Blue HDi 120 EAT6: See The Lights

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. Now more than ever, Peugeot is channelling it’s energy into designing vehicles that display a striking desirability, mixing looks and technology in equal measures with perhaps the most… Read More Peugeot 3008 SUV GT Line Blue HDi 120 EAT6: See The Lights

Peugeot 3008 SUV GT Line Blue HDi 120 EAT6: Riders On The Storm

I have driven the future and it is a Peugeot 3008. With the current popularity of SUVs showing no sign of abating it is no wonder that Peugeot have brought out their rather wonderful 3008. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves here. Peugeot have spent time making sure that the 3008 will be all… Read More Peugeot 3008 SUV GT Line Blue HDi 120 EAT6: Riders On The Storm

What Can You Buy For £1500? You’ve Got What It Takes

So here we are, following on from MotorMartin’s £200, £500 and £1000 bargain buying guides, we arrive at the serious money. Enjoy. £1500 can be classed as a lot of money depending on the situation that you find yourself in, especially if you’ve saved up to buy a car. Perhaps it’s your first car, maybe… Read More What Can You Buy For £1500? You’ve Got What It Takes

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 5hs 2.0 4WD Automatic: Envy Of Angels

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor.  MotorMartin’s thoughts on the 2016 Outlander PHEV can be found by clicking http://motormartin.com/2016/08/10/mitsubishi-outlander-phev-gx5h-electric-boogaloo/ and now Mitsubishi’s designers and engineers have looked at what could be improved over the… Read More Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 5hs 2.0 4WD Automatic: Envy Of Angels

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

Suzuki Vitara S 1.4 BoosterJet ALLGRIP: Perfect Skin

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor.  With it’s bold and muscular styling the sporting Vitara S exudes aggression and ability, it’s wide rear arches rising from low down against the front wheels creating a… Read More Suzuki Vitara S 1.4 BoosterJet ALLGRIP: Perfect Skin

Suzuki Vitara S 1.4 BoosterJet ALLGRIP: Good Clean Fun

It’s been a bit of a Suzuki Fest over at MotorMartin Towers recently with the Vitara S 1.4 BoosterJet ALLGRIP following hot on the heels of the rather superb Suzuki Ignis SZ5 ALLGRIP, a car that can be read about by clicking here and one that has already got it’s eye on the MotorMartin 2017 Car… Read More Suzuki Vitara S 1.4 BoosterJet ALLGRIP: Good Clean Fun

Suzuki Ignis 1.2 DualJet + SHVS SZ5 ALLGRIP: Sultans Of Swing

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. Suzuki and their Ignis offer something different from the competition as it stands out from the crowd with bold design choices and a level of customisation available ensuring… Read More Suzuki Ignis 1.2 DualJet + SHVS SZ5 ALLGRIP: Sultans Of Swing

Suzuki Ignis 1.2 DualJet + SHVS SZ5 4×4: All The Young Dudes

The Suzuki 1.2 DuelJet SZ5 4×4 is quite simply brilliant. That wasn’t so difficult was it? Now it’s simply a case of putting forward for your delectation the myriad of reasons why this is the case and what does this mean for you and your next car choice? From the very beginning, Suzuki have designed… Read More Suzuki Ignis 1.2 DualJet + SHVS SZ5 4×4: All The Young Dudes

MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: On With The Show

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. This is the second time that I’ve had the pleasure of this, the MG3 but the first time with the 3STYLE edition with it’s additional cruise control, automatic… Read More MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: On With The Show

MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: Thank You For The Good Times

This is the second time that I’ve had the pleasure of this, the MG3 but the first time with the 3STYLE edition with it’s additional cruise control, automatic headlights, styling tweaks, technology and 16″ diamond alloy wheels as standard. Excellent. But there are certain key points of interest that newcomers to the MG3 range may… Read More MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: Thank You For The Good Times

Suzuki SX4 S-Cross 1.4 BOOSTERJET ALLGRIP SZ5: Happy To Hang Around

The Suzuki SX4 S-Cross SZ5 looks fantastic, especially with that all new chrome front grill dominating the front of the car and contrasting beautifully with the Energetic Red Pearl Metallic paint of the SZ5 model on test. With the Suzuki also sporting well designed front and rear skid plates, roof rails, LED projector headlights, a… Read More Suzuki SX4 S-Cross 1.4 BOOSTERJET ALLGRIP SZ5: Happy To Hang Around

Suzuki SX4 S-Cross 1.4 BOOSTERJET ALLGRIP SZ5: Real Love

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. Wow, what a surprising car the Suzuki SX4 S-Cross 1.4 BOOSTERJET ALLGRIP, SZ5 turned out to be. Handsome, spacious, comfortable, economical and technologically impressive, what’s not to like?… Read More Suzuki SX4 S-Cross 1.4 BOOSTERJET ALLGRIP SZ5: Real Love

Mitsubishi L200 Warrior Series 5: Just A Little Love

This L200 is a handsome Pickup, admirably proportioned with up to date styling. With sweeping lines around the rear doors of the cabin that look great and sleek front chrome grill, this is an extremely rugged and attractive approach to the modern Pickup. What Mitsubishi have done with the Series 5 is to create something… Read More Mitsubishi L200 Warrior Series 5: Just A Little Love

Mitsubishi L200 Warrior Series 5: Born To Run

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. The Mitsubishi L200 has been a popular sight on Britains roads for a number of years now and, it could be said, is responsible for the continuing popularity… Read More Mitsubishi L200 Warrior Series 5: Born To Run

Fiat Tipo 1.6 MultiJet 120 hp Lounge Edition: I Can Dream About You

This Fiat Tipo looks good, offering the consumer a thoroughly modern hatchback that can compete with the best, especially in the metallic pearl sand paintwork on test. Proportionally correct, the Tipo displays an upmarket look that sets it apart from the rest with it’s smart grill and chrome surround complementing the additional chrome highlights around… Read More Fiat Tipo 1.6 MultiJet 120 hp Lounge Edition: I Can Dream About You

Fiat Tipo 1.6 MultiJet 120 hp Lounge Edition: Fallin For You Again

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. The Fiat Tipo is not a stranger to this green and pleasant land of ours, arriving originally way back in June 1988 as a base 1.4 or DGT,… Read More Fiat Tipo 1.6 MultiJet 120 hp Lounge Edition: Fallin For You Again

DS 5 Prestige BLUE HDi 180 S&S EAT6 auto: Wasn’t Born To Follow

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under The Junk Yard banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. Historically, DS have always looked different and interesting, a tradition upheld by the DS 5 which, it has to be said, looks like nothing else on the road… Read More DS 5 Prestige BLUE HDi 180 S&S EAT6 auto: Wasn’t Born To Follow

DS 5 Prestige BLUE HDi 180 S&S EAT6 auto : Hand On Heart

Having driven the DS 3 and 4 previously I think it’s safe to say that the quirky French firm are most definitely creating a stir with a range that is known for its innovative styling and retro touches. DS themselves state that On Thursday 6 October 1955, an enduring icon was unveiled. The original DS… Read More DS 5 Prestige BLUE HDi 180 S&S EAT6 auto
: Hand On Heart