News: ONE OF THE LAST-EVER FORD CAPRIS DRIVES INTO SANDOWN PARK FOR BARONS SALE

MotorMartin will always highlight the plight of Ford’s timeless Capri, in whatever form the story takes as it is, quite simply, MotorMartin’s all time favourite car. Indeed a happy few years with a white mark III 2.0 Laser in the late nineties will always be looked back upon with love and regret. Here then is the latest Capri news from MotorMartin. Enjoy: Ford’s famous advertising slogan for the Capri said it was ‘The car you’ve always promised yourself’. Now classic car fans have the chance to fulfil that promise, as one of the last Capris ever made is going under … Continue reading News: ONE OF THE LAST-EVER FORD CAPRIS DRIVES INTO SANDOWN PARK FOR BARONS SALE

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Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d: Dreams Should Never Die

What we have here is an attempt to get to the bottom of the pull that classic cars have on the majority of us car fans. The dangers of purchasing the wrong car, the hidden problems behind shiny paintwork and the diversions from standard are all frustrations that buyers of new and nearly new vehicles manage to do without and strangely, don’t even miss these tribulations. The thing is though, with the more usual loan of a test car being seven days or less there is just no way that classic car owning can be replicated in such a short … Continue reading Ford Cougar (1998 – 2002) 2.5 V6 24V 3d: Dreams Should Never Die

News: LAND ROVERS STORM AHEAD AT SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS’ RESTORATION SHOW SALE

Sitting at the desk of MotorMartin Towers there is no better way to while away the hours than searching for that elusive bargain on any of the many motoring auction sites that live just a few clicks away on the internet. So, as you can imagine, the following news from Silverstone Auctions was greeted with much excitement and interest when it arrived this morning as just one week after a number of new record prices were achieved, Silverstone Auctions secured more high prices in its sale at the Practical Classics Restoration and Classic Car Show on Sunday. 75 per cent … Continue reading News: LAND ROVERS STORM AHEAD AT SILVERSTONE AUCTIONS’ RESTORATION SHOW SALE