News: GO FURTHER THIS SUMMER WITH SUZUKI V-STROM 650 LUGGAGE OFFER

All of us here at MotorMartin Towers are certainly glad that the sun has finally got it’s hat on as the opportunities are now here to take one of the MotorMartin motorcycle fleet out for a spin, and thank goodness for that. And now Suzuki have let MotorMartin know that they are making it even… Read More News: GO FURTHER THIS SUMMER WITH SUZUKI V-STROM 650 LUGGAGE OFFER

News: ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS LONDON WELCOMES UNIQUE 1 OF 1 DAWN MAYFAIR EDITION TO ICONIC BERKELEY SQUARE SHOWROOM

Every now and again a car comes along that takes the collective breath away from those of us stationed here at MotorMartin Towers, it needs to be something truly special though, display engineering and design excellence in abundance, perhaps even being unique if the office is to sit up and take notice. So when news… Read More News: ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS LONDON WELCOMES UNIQUE 1 OF 1 DAWN MAYFAIR EDITION TO ICONIC BERKELEY SQUARE SHOWROOM

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

FIAT 500: Here Comes A Soul Saver

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 original Fiat 500, known in Italy as the Cinquecento, was a genuine car for the people, built to help mobilise a country still feeling the after effects… Read More FIAT 500: Here Comes A Soul Saver

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

News: MERCEDES-BENZ EXPANDS SLC RANGE WITH NEW ENTRY-LEVEL SLC 180

It’s come to the attention of the AMG fans amongst us over here at MotorMartin Towers, that the SLC 180 AMG Line has been added to the SLC range, with prices starting from a quite reasonable £32,039 OTR. Mercedes-Benz have explained to MotorMartin that with monthly payments starting from as low as £276, the new… Read More News: MERCEDES-BENZ EXPANDS SLC RANGE WITH NEW ENTRY-LEVEL SLC 180

News: HARLEY-DAVIDSON AND JEEP® BRAND TOGETHER AGAIN FOR 2017

Brands that have a worldwide fan base and reach are few and far between these days due to many different economic and strategic decisions made. Surely though, two of the most recognisable in most peoples’ opinion would be Harley-Davidson® and the Jeep®. Brands which have shared with MotorMartin recently news that they have renewed and… Read More News: HARLEY-DAVIDSON AND JEEP® BRAND TOGETHER AGAIN FOR 2017

News: MG MOTOR UK LAUNCHES ALL-NEW SUV AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

With sales rising impressively year on year and a growing reputation here in the U.K. and abroad for stylish, affordable and well specified cars MG Motor UK have now taken the next important step towards expanding their range by officially unveiling its all-new compact SUV – the MG XS – at the London Motor Show… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK LAUNCHES ALL-NEW SUV AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

News: RARE JAGUAR LIGHTWEIGHT E-TYPE IS STRATSTONE’S STAR OF THE SHOW

There are some cars that are just so beautiful to look at that the reality of driving, quite frankly, is neither here nor there, after all, when a car looks so good, does it really matter that it won’t brake or go round a bend? And there are others, like the simply gorgeous Jaguar shown… Read More News: RARE JAGUAR LIGHTWEIGHT E-TYPE IS STRATSTONE’S STAR OF THE SHOW

Kawasaki SuperSport 600 History: Take It As It Comes

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under the I Love Motorbikes banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. In Part 1 Kawasaki SuperSport 600 History: Passing The Time the history of Kawasaki’s SuperSport 600 class machines was looked into, with machines from the original GPZ600R… Read More Kawasaki SuperSport 600 History: Take It As It Comes

Kawasaki SuperSport 600 History: Passing The Time

The following is a re-edit of a piece posted by MotorMartin on DriveTribe under the I Love Motorbikes banner run by Tony Yates, perhaps better known as @Xinterceptor. Recently, my motorcycling has come full circle as in the garage at present is my father’s Royal Enfield 11 plate Bullet EFI, a 1994 Yamaha FZR600 (3HE)… Read More Kawasaki SuperSport 600 History: Passing The Time

News: NEW SPECIAL EDITION AUTOHOME ROOF TENT FOR MINI COUNTRYMAN

It’s often the case that you’re out and about enjoying the day, perhaps visiting somewhere new or someone and before you know it, it’s time to go back home. Yet how good would it be if instead of turning around and returning back from whence you came what about if there was another choice? After… Read More News: NEW SPECIAL EDITION AUTOHOME ROOF TENT FOR MINI COUNTRYMAN

News: RECORD TURNOUT FOR BEAULIEU’S SIMPLY FORD

When news arrived recently up in the news room regarding the latest 2017 Simply Ford rally, all of us here at MotorMartin Towers couldn’t quite believe that it had been roughly a year since we last reported on Beaulieu’s successful Simply Ford Rally from 2016 and here we are one year later already. In an all-time… Read More News: RECORD TURNOUT FOR BEAULIEU’S SIMPLY FORD

News: LEICHTBAU TO PACK A PUNCH AT AUCTION

Friends of MotorMartin, Silverstone Auctions have shared news with us up here in the Towers that they have consigned a rare, limited edition 1993 Porsche 911 Turbo S Leichtbau to their upcoming May Sale, taking place on 13th May at Silverstone circuit. The highly collectible car is, according to its Porsche Certificate of Authenticity, chassis… Read More News: LEICHTBAU TO PACK A PUNCH AT AUCTION

News: H.R. OWEN LISTS ANOTHER ULTRA-RARE ASTON MARTIN AS VANTAGE GT8 GOES ON SALE AT ASTON MARTIN CHELTENHAM

As regular readers will already know, MotorMartin is a big fan of all things Aston Martin and so news that leading luxury dealer group H.R. Owen have welcomed an extremely rare Aston Martin to its Cheltenham showroom – a limited-edition Vantage GT8, has been met with excitement over here on the top floor of the… Read More News: H.R. OWEN LISTS ANOTHER ULTRA-RARE ASTON MARTIN AS VANTAGE GT8 GOES ON SALE AT ASTON MARTIN CHELTENHAM

News: ONE-MILLIONTH MAZDA MX-5 RETURNS TO JAPAN AFTER ITS WORLD TOUR

If a car were like a Hollywood SuperStar then surely the Mazda MX-5 is the Kevin Bacon of motoring, after all, we’re supposed to be able to link anyone to Kevin in only 6 moves and similarly, we are all only six moves away from someone who has driven or been in a MX-5. So… Read More News: ONE-MILLIONTH MAZDA MX-5 RETURNS TO JAPAN AFTER ITS WORLD TOUR

Kia Niro 1.6 GDi HEV ‘First Edition’ DCT 6-speed: The Eagle has Landed

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 Kia Niro looks upmarket and classy. With it’s 18″ alloy wheels, roof rails, bi-xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, privacy glass and the subtle additions of chrome… Read More Kia Niro 1.6 GDi HEV ‘First Edition’ DCT 6-speed: The Eagle has Landed

News: MG MOTOR UK EXPANDS NATIONAL NETWORK WITH TYNESIDE DEALER APPOINTMENT

MG Motor UK have shared the following news recently with MotorMartin as they have further expanded their national dealer network with the appointment of Henson Motor Group. Trading under the name ‘Newcastle MG’, the Benton-based business is widely regarded as one of the UK’s fastest-growing new and used car supermarkets. Taking on the MG franchise from March… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK EXPANDS NATIONAL NETWORK WITH TYNESIDE DEALER APPOINTMENT