News: FAMILY DRIVE THEIR WAY TO MG RECORD

There are many reasons for choosing a particular dealer over another or the type and make of car that you prefer and perhaps one of the major factors is brand awareness. It’s this brand awareness that MG Motor UK have been working at over the last few years as more and more people are finding… Read More News: FAMILY DRIVE THEIR WAY TO MG RECORD

News: MG HIGHLIGHTED FOR GREAT VALUE

MG Motor UK have shared with the newsdesk at MotorMartin Towers that after a lot of hard work and dedication to the brand, the good folk down at Longbridge have helped MG cars to win further positive accolades from two of Britain’s leading car magazines. Both Autocar and Auto Express have showered praise on the… Read More News: MG HIGHLIGHTED FOR GREAT VALUE

News: MG SNAPS UP SWANSEA DEALER

It’s been said before by MotorMartin that the resurgent MG Motor UK are quietly and impressively, going about the business of building a ‘real life’ motoring range of vehicles with which to wow the customer. What MotorMartin likes about both the MG3 and MG6 is the confident mix of technology, specification, style and practicality that MG… Read More News: MG SNAPS UP SWANSEA DEALER

News: COYS SET TO BRIGHTEN UP THE ‘CITY OF LIGHT’ WITH CLASSIC AND SPORTS CAR AUCTION AT THE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 2016

It only seems like yesterday that MotorMartin received his invite to News: 140 CARS GO UNDER THE HAMMER AT COYS BLENHEIM PALACE AUCTION running today and now comes further news from those fabulous people down at COYS of Kensington that in their role as truly international auctioneers, COYS will hold a major classic and sports car auction… Read More News: COYS SET TO BRIGHTEN UP THE ‘CITY OF LIGHT’ WITH CLASSIC AND SPORTS CAR AUCTION AT THE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 2016

News: KIA TOPS J.D.POWER RANKINGS – FIRST VOLUME BRAND TO DO SO IN 27 YEARS

MotorMartin has spoken at length about Kia’s deserved expansion into the elite band of mainstream manufacturers headed by both Ford and Vauxhall here in the UK and discussed the many improvements that Kia have brought about over the last few years to the cars within their impressive range. And now, after a succession of awards… Read More News: KIA TOPS J.D.POWER RANKINGS – FIRST VOLUME BRAND TO DO SO IN 27 YEARS

News: WHAT’S IN A NAME?

One of the cars that MotorMartin has been looking forward to most over these last few months has been the all new MG GS. The fantastic mix of style, technology and excellent value that MG Motor UK are becoming known for is present in abundance in the GS and in MotorMartin’s eyes,  it looks fantastic.… Read More News: WHAT’S IN A NAME?

News: FORD EXPANDS SPORTY ST-LINE RANGE WITH NEW MONDEO ST LINE UNVEILED AT 2016 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

What is it about Ford, whereby they can take a ‘real life’ family car such as the Focus, add two letters and create a fire breathing monster? The Focus ST has been a mainstay of the Focus range since the original back in the midst of time and remains incredibly popular today with a large… Read More News: FORD EXPANDS SPORTY ST-LINE RANGE WITH NEW MONDEO ST LINE UNVEILED AT 2016 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

News: MITSUBISHI ANNOUNCE A £2,500 DEPOSIT CONTRIBUTION AND 0% FINANCE ON THE UK’s BEST-SELLING PHEV

In the World of MotorMartin Towers, the Outlander PHEV is certainly a well respected hybrid SUV and much like the rest of the country, it’s a car who’s many positive points make it difficult to ignore. indeed not many months ago MotorMartin had the pleasure of experiencing the PHEV over a variety of roads and… Read More News: MITSUBISHI ANNOUNCE A £2,500 DEPOSIT CONTRIBUTION AND 0% FINANCE ON THE UK’s BEST-SELLING PHEV

News: TESTING THE LIMITS OF THE MG GS

With the imminent launch of the new MG GS this week, it seemed like an ideal time to visit the incredible story behind a modern cars development processes. After all, if designing a car was easy, we’d all be doing it. MG Motor UK have put many, many hours and miles into their new GS… Read More News: TESTING THE LIMITS OF THE MG GS

News: 6506 APPLY TO OWN ALL-NEW FORD GT IN A MONTH; ALMOST 200,000 CONFIGURE FORD GT OF THEIR DREAMS

With all of the excitement generated by the news, earlier this year, that Ford were to enter 2 cars into the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship and 4 cars in the legendary 25H Le Mans http://motormartin.com/2016/03/18/news-ford-unveils-strong-international-line-up-of-drivers-to-tackle-the-ultimate/ it was perhaps inevitable that the availability of the road going Ford GT would cause quite a stir amongst the many… Read More News: 6506 APPLY TO OWN ALL-NEW FORD GT IN A MONTH; ALMOST 200,000 CONFIGURE FORD GT OF THEIR DREAMS

News: HERITAGE-STRONG SURREY DEALER JOINS MG NETWORK

It’s always a pleasure to highlight new dealerships opening around the country as I think that it shows a healthy state of affairs for the motoring industry as a whole. And MotorMartin is always happy to hear from MG Motor UK in their continued quest to make the MG brand accessible for as many customers… Read More News: HERITAGE-STRONG SURREY DEALER JOINS MG NETWORK

News: TAKE A ‘BRAKE’ AND HAVE A ‘BREATHER’ WITH ŠKODA

Taking a ‘brake’ and having a ‘breather’ are exactly what MotorMartin has been doing over the last week or so, hence the lack of updates to the site as, rather unfortunately, bad news has been doing the rounds here at MotorMartin Towers and has put everything rather off kilter for a little while. But, like… Read More News: TAKE A ‘BRAKE’ AND HAVE A ‘BREATHER’ WITH ŠKODA

News: McLAREN GLASGOW AWARDED EUROPEAN RETAILER OF THE YEAR 2015 IN FIRST YEAR OF TRADING

MotorMartin is always happy to highlight those dealers and dealerships that deliver service above and beyond that which is expected, especially when it sets a new standard for others to then follow. And now MotorMartin has received the following news regarding an exceptional dealership North of the border which deserves recognition. McLaren have informed MotorMartin… Read More News: McLAREN GLASGOW AWARDED EUROPEAN RETAILER OF THE YEAR 2015 IN FIRST YEAR OF TRADING

News: H.R. OWEN STARS AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

H.R. Owen have built up quite a reputation over the years as purveyors of high end cars whilst providing levels of customer service that would shame some dealerships. Never ones to avoid a show, H.R. Owen have recently been along to London to wow the crowds and whilst there, have shared with MotorMartin that visitors… Read More News: H.R. OWEN STARS AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

News: McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS PRESENTS CONCOURS CONDITION McLAREN F1 FOR SALE

As a slightly younger man MotorMartin was fascinated by the McLaren F1 for many different reasons. Perhaps it was that amazing prize tag of a shade over £500,000, or maybe it was performance figures that blew your mind, a top speed of over 230mph, 0-60mph in 3.2sec, 0-100mph in just 6.3sec and 0-150mph in 12.8sec,… Read More News: McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS PRESENTS CONCOURS CONDITION McLAREN F1 FOR SALE

News: ŠKODA DRIVES FORWARD IN AUTO EXPRESS DRIVER POWER RESULTS

MotorMartin is certainly a fan of the vehicles contained within ŠKODA’s model range as it’s cars continue to drive home (sic) their reliability, quality, cost, practicality and comfort credentials, a point that was made abundantly clear in the annual Auto Express Driver Power survey of 2016. Auto Express have let it be known to MotorMartin… Read More News: ŠKODA DRIVES FORWARD IN AUTO EXPRESS DRIVER POWER RESULTS

News: HEXAGON OPENS NEW LOTUS SHOWROOM AT FLAGSHIP FINCHLEY SITE

It’s been many, many years since MotorMartin was last in a Lotus but the feeling of go-cart like handling, coupled with a rev happy motor and stunning good looks, is one that’s not easy to forget. Indeed Lotus is surely one of Britain’s most recognisable brands, after all, if it’s good enough for Bond… And… Read More News: HEXAGON OPENS NEW LOTUS SHOWROOM AT FLAGSHIP FINCHLEY SITE

News: ONE DAY TO GO UNTIL THE MG GS IS UNVEILED

Of the many posts on MotorMartin regarding the reborn MG brand, the overwhelming impression that you’re left with is of a company that wants to succeed, a company that is willing to listen to its customers’ feedback and act upon it. A company that is putting in the hard work to create and build a… Read More News: ONE DAY TO GO UNTIL THE MG GS IS UNVEILED

News: DACIA VOTED FOURTH BEST MANUFACTURER IN AUTO EXPRESS DRIVER POWER 2016 AWARDS

Those of you out there that have already read MotorMartin’s two part review of the Dacia Duster Laureate https://motormartin.com/2016/02/24/dacia-duster-you-see-a-lot-about-dont-you/ will know about the high regard in which MotorMartin holds the Duster as Dacia encompass the ‘real life’ attributes that MotorMartin is designed to celebrate. News from Dacia is eagerly anticipated here at MotorMartin Towers as… Read More News: DACIA VOTED FOURTH BEST MANUFACTURER IN AUTO EXPRESS DRIVER POWER 2016 AWARDS

News: GRAND CHEROKEE AMONG ‘TOP 10 BEST CARS TO OWN’ AS JEEP IS NAMED UK’S ‘MOST IMPROVED BRAND’

In the bad old days of yore, cars, no matter where they were built, would usually break down, perhaps not straight away, but definitely at some point relatively soon. There were always certain precautions that you could take, not buying British was always a good start, anything Italian was to be avoided, especially if you… Read More News: GRAND CHEROKEE AMONG ‘TOP 10 BEST CARS TO OWN’ AS JEEP IS NAMED UK’S ‘MOST IMPROVED BRAND’