News: RENAULT SHOWCASES ITS ELECTRIC RANGE IN REGENT STREET

Renault have explained to MotorMartin that they are planning to display their electric technology at the forthcoming Regent Street Motor Show. The all-electric ZOE supermini will be a central feature at the event, which takes place in central London on Saturday 3 November. ZOE will be exhibited alongside the, still cool looking, Twizy urban quadricycle.… Read More News: RENAULT SHOWCASES ITS ELECTRIC RANGE IN REGENT STREET

News: VOLKSWAGEN CALIFORNIA 30 YEARS SPECIAL EDITION

As those heady endless days of summer disappear and we head inexorably into the darkness of late autumn, thoughts inevitably turn towards the summer to come and the undertaking of adventures as yet unknown. Historically, of course, camper vans were the living embodiment of the journeyman spirit, a way for the free thinkers amongst us… Read More News: VOLKSWAGEN CALIFORNIA 30 YEARS SPECIAL EDITION

News: PORTBURY WELCOMES BIGGEST-EVER SHIPMENT OF NEW MGS

We love the MG3, MG GS and all new MG ZS (of which the MG ZS Auto will be featuring soon,) over here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers as the cars are very well specced, engineered to handle superbly on our British roads, good looking and best of all, they do all of… Read More News: PORTBURY WELCOMES BIGGEST-EVER SHIPMENT OF NEW MGS

News: ASTON MARTIN’S VEHICLE DYNAMICS TEAM READY TO MOVE UP A GEAR AT NEW SILVERSTONE BASE

It what can only be classed as good news for all involved, it’s come to MotorMartin’s attention that the Aston Martin Lagonda (AML) Vehicle Dynamics team has been handed the keys to their new home at Silverstone – The Home of British Motor Racing. Based alongside Silverstone’s Stowe Circuit, Aston Martin Silverstone will provide a… Read More News: ASTON MARTIN’S VEHICLE DYNAMICS TEAM READY TO MOVE UP A GEAR AT NEW SILVERSTONE BASE

News: FIRST ROLLS-ROYCE CULLINANS RELEASED INTO THE UNITED KINGDOM

We love a luxury SUV over at MotorMartin Towers just as much as we love a small city car so we’ve been following the story of the all new Rolls-Royce Cullinan since it’s inception. This means that the recent news highlighting that Rolls-Royce Motor Cars have released the UK’s first Cullinans is extremely exciting indeed.… Read More News: FIRST ROLLS-ROYCE CULLINANS RELEASED INTO THE UNITED KINGDOM

News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV – FIVE YEARS AHEAD OF THE GAME AND COUNTING

With such a game changing SUV as the Outlander PHEV, a car enjoyed very much by MotorMartin over a week on the beautiful island of Anglesey last year, the following release from Mitsubishi has been published in full below. Enjoy: Five years ago this month the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV began its pioneering journey to global… Read More News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV – FIVE YEARS AHEAD OF THE GAME AND COUNTING

News: NEW RANGE-TOPPING MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV 5h AND 5hs NOW ON SALE

We love the Outlander PHEV over at MotorMartin Towers, enjoying the excellent range and ability that this clever plug in hybrid offers the U.K. consumer. With that in mind, we’re always interested in hearing how Mitsubishi are going about improving this already impressive SUV. And now Mitsubishi have shared with us that the UK’s best-selling… Read More News: NEW RANGE-TOPPING MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV 5h AND 5hs NOW ON SALE

News: JAGUAR I-PACE IS NAMED T3’S BEST CAR 2018

Rather unsurprisingly, in MotorMartin’s opinion, the Jaguar I-PACE has been named ‘Best Car’ at T3’s 2018 Technology Awards. The awards took place at London’s Ministry of Sound last week. The award was present by Spencer Hart, T3’s Product & Style Editor. Graham Wilkins, Chief Product Engineer, shared with MotorMartin: “We are delighted that the Jaguar I-PACE… Read More News: JAGUAR I-PACE IS NAMED T3’S BEST CAR 2018

News: PEUGEOT LAUNCHES 508 SW FIRST EDITION

With somewhat excellent timing PEUGEOT has just announced the launch of the all-new 508 SW First Edition, a stylish limited edition of the all-new PEUGEOT 508 SW, which is set to be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show 2018 and replaces the already excellent previous edition, a review of which can be read about here.… Read More News: PEUGEOT LAUNCHES 508 SW FIRST EDITION

News: 50 YEARS OF JAGUAR XJ: HISTORIC CONVOY HEADS TO PARIS MOTOR SHOW

Paris, MotorMartin has been informed, has a special significance to the Jaguar XJ as in 1968 the XJ made its debut at the show, with Jaguar founder Sir William Lyons revealing his vision for a saloon car with the handling of an E-type. According to contemporary reports, this new luxury model was a revelation with… Read More News: 50 YEARS OF JAGUAR XJ: HISTORIC CONVOY HEADS TO PARIS MOTOR SHOW

News: SENSATIONAL KIA STINGER WINS NORTHERN GROUP CAR OF THE YEAR 2018

Kia have recently shared with MotorMartin the news that their impressive all-new Stinger, has been named Car of the Year by the Northern Group of Motor Writers. The Kia Stinger’s triumph continues its award success this year and adds a third win of the title for Kia, with the Picanto first receiving the honour in… Read More News: SENSATIONAL KIA STINGER WINS NORTHERN GROUP CAR OF THE YEAR 2018

News: A TASTE OF CITROËN’S CENTENARY IN THE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 120TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE

After much discussion, #MotorMartin Classics have decided to publish the following in full. Enjoy: To celebrate its 120th anniversary, Paris Motor Show is organising an unprecedented and historic parade through the streets of Paris, this Sunday 30 September. The display begins at 10:00 CET where 230 historic vehicles will be presented at the Place de… Read More News: A TASTE OF CITROËN’S CENTENARY IN THE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 120TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE

News: FAST FORDS AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE SEPTEMBER SALE

If there’s a marque to get tongues wagging over at MotorMartin Towers then it would have to be the blue oval, particularly from around 1989 onwards. Indeed, the MotorMartin Cougar 2.5 V6 is thoroughly enjoying its new life thrashing around on the highways and byways of West Yorkshire. News then that an incredible selection of… Read More News: FAST FORDS AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE SEPTEMBER SALE

News: THE LISTER MOTOR COMPANY CONFIRMS THAT IT IS TO BUILD THE LFP – THE WORLD’S FASTEST SUV

There aren’t many out there on the roads today that sit quietly in their brand new SUV wondering what it would be like with a considerable upping of the power available but then again, most of us don’t work at Lister. With 670 bhp on tap, an estimated 0-60 mph acceleration time of just 3.5… Read More News: THE LISTER MOTOR COMPANY CONFIRMS THAT IT IS TO BUILD THE LFP – THE WORLD’S FASTEST SUV

News: ASTON MARTIN WORKS HERITAGE SHOWROOM OPENS IN LONDON’S MAYFAIR

The following is revealed in full from Aston’s latest news shared with MotorMartin: enjoy. Aston Martin Works’ new Heritage satellite showroom in the heart of London’s Mayfair is now open for business. Situated with the Aston Martin Brand Experience Centre at No.8 Dover Street, the Works Heritage showroom is a convenient destination for customers interested… Read More News: ASTON MARTIN WORKS HERITAGE SHOWROOM OPENS IN LONDON’S MAYFAIR

News: MG INVESTS IN ITS DIGITAL STRATEGY

MG Motor UK have shared with MotorMartin recently that they have made further investments in their digital strategy by appointing Chris Richards as Digital & Social Media Manager, reaffirming the iconic car brand’s commitment to growth and digital best practice among its dealer network. Chris joins MG with extensive experience in the automotive industry, having… Read More News: MG INVESTS IN ITS DIGITAL STRATEGY

News: KIA UNVEILS ALL-NEW HIGH-PERFORMANCE CEED GT

We loved the previous Ceed GT over here at MotorMartin Towers as it was a great looking, fun and practical hot hatch that was as good at the everyday as it was on those occasions when you could explore more of the Kia’s abilities. So when news arrived of the new GT on the #MotorMartinCarNews… Read More News: KIA UNVEILS ALL-NEW HIGH-PERFORMANCE CEED GT

News: JAGUAR XE SV PROJECT 8 SETS NEW SPEED RECORD

Are you the sort of person that finds the standard Jaguar XE not quite special enough, the type of person that just wants that little bit extra? If so then your in for a very special treat as Jaguar’s supercar-rivalling XE SV Project 8 has confirmed its status as the world’s fastest four-door car by… Read More News: JAGUAR XE SV PROJECT 8 SETS NEW SPEED RECORD

News: PUNISH SCHOOL RUN PARENTS PARKING ON PAVEMENTS, SURVEY REVEALS

I’m just going to put this one out there and test the waters as this piece will surely bring out those from both sides of the argument. (Especially from the lazy folk parking on yellow zig zag lines outside the school gates. Park further away, get out and walk.) A survey by the online parking… Read More News: PUNISH SCHOOL RUN PARENTS PARKING ON PAVEMENTS, SURVEY REVEALS

News: BENTLEY MOTORSPORT WINS CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN USA

We love a good racing story over here at MotorMartin Towers, especially when it involves an iconic and historic manufacturer such as Bentley so when the following dropped onto the #MotorMartinRacing desk the decision was made to publish in full. Enjoy: Bentley Motorsport and American partner team K-PAX Racing have secured their first championship win… Read More News: BENTLEY MOTORSPORT WINS CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN USA