News: BMW GROUP DELIVERS OVER 140,000 ELECTRIFIED VEHICLES IN 2018

With the motoring landscape seemingly on the brink of massive changes it’s the braver manufacturers that are best placed to enjoy the benefits of our changing buying habits. A recent experience with the superb BMW i8 has certainly convinced the naysayers at MotorMartin Towers that hybrid and EVs are here to stay and can still… Read More News: BMW GROUP DELIVERS OVER 140,000 ELECTRIFIED VEHICLES IN 2018

News: MITSUBISHI MOTORS IN THE UK LAUNCHES NEW LIMITED-EDITION ‘BLACK EDITION’ RANGE

How cool do these new Mitsubishi Black Editions look? Extremely, in MotorMartin’s opinion. So much so that the decision has been made to publish the following missive from Mitsubishi Motors UK in full. Enjoy: Mitsubishi Motors in the UK has introduced new Black Edition variants of the ASX, Outlander Petrol, Eclipse Cross and L200 pick-up… Read More News: MITSUBISHI MOTORS IN THE UK LAUNCHES NEW LIMITED-EDITION ‘BLACK EDITION’ RANGE

News: MITSUBISHI MOTORS IN THE UK GROWS PASSENGER VEHICLE SALES BY 31.5% IN 2018

It is becoming something of a Mitsubishi owners club day over here at MotorMartin Towers as the news team of Mitsubishi Motors UK continue to happily contact us regarding the good news with their current range. And it’s not just Mitsubishi themselves either as you, the consumer, clearly agree as the latest figures shared with… Read More News: MITSUBISHI MOTORS IN THE UK GROWS PASSENGER VEHICLE SALES BY 31.5% IN 2018

News: INFINITI QX INSPIRATION: AN ELECTRIC INFINITI FOR THE FUTURE

There are certainly exciting times ahead for those manufacturers willing to be bold in their direction and embrace the freedom that alternative powertrains have to offer. And it’s those forward thinking companies that will surely reap the benefits in the long run as the inevitable march towards more ecological personal transport solutions continue. Christian Meunier,… Read More News: INFINITI QX INSPIRATION: AN ELECTRIC INFINITI FOR THE FUTURE

News: INNOVATIVE NEW RENAULT MEGANE R.S. TROPHY OPENS FOR ORDER

It’s been brought to MotorMartin’s attention recently that Renault Sport’s New Mégane R.S. 300 Trophy has now gone on sale with deliveries starting from February 2019. Why is this important news? Renault say that an increase in power to 300hp makes the New Mégane R.S. 300 Trophy the most powerful Renault Sport production car ever.… Read More News: INNOVATIVE NEW RENAULT MEGANE R.S. TROPHY OPENS FOR ORDER

News: KIA KICKS OFF THE NEW YEAR IN STYLE WITH SPECIAL EDITION STONIC ‘MIXX’ AND PICANTO ‘WAVE’

Kia impressed with their versatile Stonic and sprightly Picanto last year so news of a couple of special editions bubbling to the surface in January is sure to be of interest to many of you out there. The following is direct from Kia themselves. Enjoy: Kia is turning up the temperature this January with a… Read More News: KIA KICKS OFF THE NEW YEAR IN STYLE WITH SPECIAL EDITION STONIC ‘MIXX’ AND PICANTO ‘WAVE’

News: Q BY ASTON MARTIN: ‘DBS 59’ MARKS LEGENDARY 1959 LE MANS WIN

No need to explain why, we’re just putting this out there. Thanks to our friends at Aston for sharing this one. Enjoy: One of the greatest moments in Aston Martin Lagonda’s (AML) illustrious motorsport history is the inspiration for the latest Q by Aston Martin: Commission; the ‘DBS 59’. Inspired by Aston Martin’s historic 1-2… Read More News: Q BY ASTON MARTIN: ‘DBS 59’ MARKS LEGENDARY 1959 LE MANS WIN

News: ALPINE A110 TAKES EVO MAGAZINE’S COUPE OF THE YEAR AWARD

To finish off MotorMartin’s coverage of the latest evo Magazine Awards we get to this, the prestigious Coupe of the Year. And this year MotorMartin is pleased to announce that it’s the Alpine A110 which has been named Coupe of the Year. Discussing the Alpine A110 with MotorMartin recently, Stuart Gallagher, Editor of evo magazine,… Read More News: ALPINE A110 TAKES EVO MAGAZINE’S COUPE OF THE YEAR AWARD

News: UNIQUE McLAREN P1™ GTR BY McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMEMORATES 1988 AYRTON SENNA MAIDEN CHAMPIONSHIP

There’s few out there that would argue that McLaren + Marlboro are not the classic formula 1 manufacturer and livery so it really is no surprise that a very special car has now been created to celebrate this very fact. We’ll let McLaren themselves tell you all about it. Enjoy: McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has… Read More News: UNIQUE McLAREN P1™ GTR BY McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMEMORATES 1988 AYRTON SENNA MAIDEN CHAMPIONSHIP

News: WELLHOUSE LEISURE LAUNCHES CAMPERVAN FINANCE AND LEASING BUSINESS

With motorhomes reaching new found levels of popularity it’s been decided to post the following from Wellhouse Leisure in full. Enjoy: Wellhouse Leisure, the leading UK campervan converter, is launching a new business, Wellhouse Leasing, to offer business and private users a choice of convenient funding options for its latest models. Leasing is being managed… Read More News: WELLHOUSE LEISURE LAUNCHES CAMPERVAN FINANCE AND LEASING BUSINESS

News: LOTUS EXIGE SPORT 410 WINS EVO’S ROADSTER OF THE YEAR

  It’s the 70th Anniversary year of Lotus and the company another reason to be happy as EVO Magazine have just announced that the Lotus Exige Sport 410 has been awarded Roadster of the Year 2018 in its latest issue #257. EVO have shared with MotorMartin the following, “It’s a genuinely fabulous piece of kit,… Read More News: LOTUS EXIGE SPORT 410 WINS EVO’S ROADSTER OF THE YEAR

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: 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