News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO IS CROWNED ‘PERFORMANCE CAR OF THE YEAR’ IN THE OCTANE AWARDS 2017

It is always a pleasure to be able to mention award winning companies, products and cars, so when we heard that Alfa Romeo’s range-topping Giulia Quadrifoglio has been awarded the ‘Performance Car of the Year (under £100K)’ gong at Octane Magazine’s prestigious 2017 motoring awards ceremony, there were a lot of excited people up here… Read More News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO IS CROWNED ‘PERFORMANCE CAR OF THE YEAR’ IN THE OCTANE AWARDS 2017

News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA TAKES THE DOUBLE AT THE IRISH CAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2018

It’s no surprise to those of us working up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that the simply stunning Alfa Romeo Giulia has picked up two awards at prestigious 41st annual Irish Car of the Year Awards 2018. It’s been shared with MotorMartin that in one of the most competitive categories, the Alfa Romeo… Read More News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA TAKES THE DOUBLE AT THE IRISH CAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2018

News: THE NEW ALFA ROMEO STELVIO QUADRIFOGLIO

The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio, the first Quadrifoglio SUV, is set to become the new benchmark in the premium compact SUV segment according to the folks over at Alfa Romeo. With its awe-inspiring design, performance and technology, they say, the Stelvio Quadrifoglio is the “fastest SUV around the circuit,” having clocked the new record for… Read More News: THE NEW ALFA ROMEO STELVIO QUADRIFOGLIO

What Can You Buy For £500? Five Get Over Excited

In the first article in this series, What Can You Buy For £200? Chase The Ace, I looked at some of the do’s and dont’s when it comes to shopping in the basket below the bargain basement for your next car, questions to ask and things to look out for. The complete guide if you… Read More What Can You Buy For £500? Five Get Over Excited

News: ALFA ROMEO CELEBRATES 50TH BIRTHDAY OF THE LEGENDARY 33 STRADALE

News has arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that Alfa Romeo has recently marked the 50th anniversary of the legendary 33 Stradale, a model renowned for its blend of cutting-edge technology, racing mechanics and beauty. It’s been explained to MotorMartin that this beautiful car was designed by Franco Scaglione, and that the… Read More News: ALFA ROMEO CELEBRATES 50TH BIRTHDAY OF THE LEGENDARY 33 STRADALE

News: FERRARI RACING DRIVERS TAKE ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO ON TRACK

Ferrari have recently shared with MotorMartin the rather exciting news that fresh from the Italian Grand Prix, Ferrari Racing Team drivers Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Räikkönen and Antonio Giovinazzi have swapped their scarlet F1 race car for a spin in the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio, the marque’s most powerful production car ever made.  They have confirmed… Read More News: FERRARI RACING DRIVERS TAKE ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO ON TRACK

News: CITY CONCOURS CELEBRATES THE WORLD OF ‘MODERN BESPOKE’ CARS

Now if there’s one thing that gets MotorMartin Towers rocking it is the impending news of a classic car auction, beautiful cars, stunning styling and perhaps something purer than vehicles today. It was extremely pleasing therefore when the news feed up on the top floor began highlighting the following news.  The all-new City Concours, kicking… Read More News: CITY CONCOURS CELEBRATES THE WORLD OF ‘MODERN BESPOKE’ CARS

Alfa Romeo Spider 1966-2005: Staring At The Stars

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 There can’t be many of us out there that have not seen, or are completely unaware of the classic coming of age movie, the Graduate, released in 1967,… Read More Alfa Romeo Spider 1966-2005: Staring At The Stars

News: THE ALL-NEW ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO NAMED ‘BEST CAR’ BY TOP GEAR MAGAZINE EXPERTS AND READERS

It’s been an overly busy time over at MotorMartin Towers recently, what with the soon to be posted, MotorMartin Car Of The Year 2016 Awards, an undertaking that may well provide a few surprises along the way. So it was no real surprise to anyone here at the Towers when news arrived up on the… Read More News: THE ALL-NEW ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO NAMED ‘BEST CAR’ BY TOP GEAR MAGAZINE EXPERTS AND READERS

News: NEW USED CAR PROGRAMMES LAUNCHED BY FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES UK

There are many, many people from all four corners of this green and pleasant land that are big fans of Fiat and Chrysler respectively and wish to treat themselves to a ‘new’ second hand car from their favourite manufacturer. The problem, as ever, is that buying second, or even third hand, is a minefield ripe… Read More News: NEW USED CAR PROGRAMMES LAUNCHED BY FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES UK

News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO UK PRICING AND SPECIFICATION ANNOUNCED

Following on from MotorMartin’s recent review Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.6 JTDM-2: Lady In Red of this superb return to form for Alfa Romeo comes the news that all Alfa fans have been waiting for. With news and images of the brand new Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio wetting the appetite over the last few weeks and months, anticipation… Read More News: ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO UK PRICING AND SPECIFICATION ANNOUNCED

Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.6 JTDM-2: Lady In Red.

Accepted wisdom in the motoring world is that you must own or have driven an Alfa Romeo to class yourself as someone who enjoys the automotive side of life and that if you haven’t, you’re somehow less of a driver. Now MotorMartin doesn’t actually agree with this argument as there are other, fine driving machines… Read More Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.6 JTDM-2: Lady In Red.

Summer is here – and I am in an Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint. By Tony 

The sun is finally starting to appear and the weather is getting better and better by the day. That’s the thing about the sun – it makes everyone seems much happier. I was in a well known farm park in the Cotswolds the other day and even the animals seemed happier when the sun was… Read More Summer is here – and I am in an Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint. By Tony