News: FORDS AS FAR AS THE EYE COULD SEE…

There were plenty of Fords and lots of awards at the weekend, as the Classic Ford Show – backed by headline sponsors EBC Brakes and Lancaster Insurance – continued to go from strength-to-strength. Now in its 13th year, the famous Santa Pod Raceway was filled with classic Fords of all ages and models, with over… Read More News: FORDS AS FAR AS THE EYE COULD SEE…

News: HERE THEY COME! FULL RANGE OF ALL-NEW FIESTA MODELS TO SUCCEED UK’S TOP-SELLING CAR ROLL OFF ASSEMBLY LINE

Only the other day, on a staff day out to that Jewell on the North East Coast that is Scarborough, it was as if the Gods were shining down as we were greeted by a display of late eighties and early nineties classic cars lined up on the promenade. Pick of the bunch was debated… Read More News: HERE THEY COME! FULL RANGE OF ALL-NEW FIESTA MODELS TO SUCCEED UK’S TOP-SELLING CAR ROLL OFF ASSEMBLY LINE

News: FORD CUSTOMER ADVICE ON NEW ROAD TAX GOES INTO OVERDRIVE

It’s come as no surprise to MotorMartin that sooner or later the Government were going to re-evaluate and then change the current Road Tax brackets, especially as we’ve all been encouraged to buy more efficient and economical Petrol and diesel cars for some time now. And yet, is it quite right that after years of… Read More News: FORD CUSTOMER ADVICE ON NEW ROAD TAX GOES INTO OVERDRIVE

News: FANTASTIC FORDS HEAD TO BEAULIEU FOR SIMPLY RALLY – SUNDAY APRIL 30TH

MotorMartin’s love of all things Ford, especially those Ford’s that could now be described as ‘classic’, is well known to regular readers and so news regarding the new 2017 show season has been eagerly anticipated for quite some time.  And here it is, if you can ignore the sound of celebrations emanating from MotorMartin Towers… Read More News: FANTASTIC FORDS HEAD TO BEAULIEU FOR SIMPLY RALLY – SUNDAY APRIL 30TH

News: FORD SALES HIT RECORD FAST START IN JANUARY, BEATING A BUOYANT UK MARKET

Another month and another report of excellent sales has arrived up on the top floor here at MotorMartin Towers, indeed it will soon become time to install a direct hotline from Ford straight through if these sales continue. Ford have therefore shared with MotorMartin that their total UK sales exceeded 30,000 and led the industry… Read More News: FORD SALES HIT RECORD FAST START IN JANUARY, BEATING A BUOYANT UK MARKET

News: “PLEASE TAKE ME TO SCHOOL, MUM!” PRACTICAL FORD HOT HATCHES ARE PUTTING NEW BUYERS IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT

Ford have been a particular favourite of MotorMartin for quite some time now, perhaps it was growing up in the environs of Essex surrounded by XR3is, RS Turbos and XR4x4s (if you were lucky) but fast Fords have always been high up on the wish list here at MotorMartin Towers. The idea that the average… Read More News: “PLEASE TAKE ME TO SCHOOL, MUM!” PRACTICAL FORD HOT HATCHES ARE PUTTING NEW BUYERS IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT

News: FIESTAS HAVE A FIESTA FOR FAB FORD’S 40TH!

It seems rather apt to continue MotorMartin’s celebration of the mighty Ford Fiesta’s birthday celebrations throughout this, it’s 40th year, after all, news has already flowed from MotorMartin Towers recently about the continuing celebrations that have already take place, see News: LIFE BEGINS FOR FIESTA AT EUROPE’S NEWEST FORD SHOW for an example. And now,… Read More News: FIESTAS HAVE A FIESTA FOR FAB FORD’S 40TH!

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: ICONIC ESCORT NAMED BRITAIN’S FAVOURITE CLASSIC FORD

It’s as if someone, somewhere, had noticed that the MotorMartin Flag fluttering above the iconic MotorMartin Towers had recently been flying at half mast and decided to find some motoring news that would raise the spirits up here in the Towers. Now friends of MotorMartin are well aware of the high regard that Ford are… Read More News: ICONIC ESCORT NAMED BRITAIN’S FAVOURITE CLASSIC FORD

News: FANTASTIC FORDS FASCINATE FANS

Christmas, Easter, Birthdays, they’ve all arrived at once for all you Ford fans out there with some quite stunning vehicles being displayed at the various Ford shows up and down the country at the moment. Indeed, fans of one of the most iconic car brands in the world enjoyed a fantastic spectacle atThe International Ford… Read More News: FANTASTIC FORDS FASCINATE FANS

News: LIFE BEGINS FOR FIESTA AT EUROPE’S NEWEST FORD SHOW

It can’t just have been MotorMartin that was surprised by the length of time that the Fiesta has been produced. Yet, after an incredible 40 years of being one of Britain’s most popular cars, the humble Ford Fiesta will finally be celebrated in a special birthday display at The International Ford Show, which takes place at… Read More News: LIFE BEGINS FOR FIESTA AT EUROPE’S NEWEST FORD SHOW

Ford Fiesta 1.0 Econetic: Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

It was a disease that changed history, in England complications from the disease accounting for Edward VI, thus ending the Tudor male line; Elizabeth I and her sister Mary both suffered scarring from the disease; and Mary II, wife of William III, died of smallpox before she could produce an heir.  The fight-back against the disease began… Read More Ford Fiesta 1.0 Econetic: Seventh Son of a Seventh Son

News: FORD 65-PLATE REGISTRATIONS EXCEED 100,000 WITH SALES LEAD BOOSTED ACROSS ALL SECTORS

MotorMartin is happy to share the good news regarding Ford sales in the UK as reported from their Brentwood headquarters last Thursday. UK market leader Ford recorded 101,598 65-plate registrations during September and October, as it stretched its sales leads in total vehicle, car and commercial vehicles. According to the official October sales figures from… Read More News: FORD 65-PLATE REGISTRATIONS EXCEED 100,000 WITH SALES LEAD BOOSTED ACROSS ALL SECTORS