News: FORD MUSTANG GT4 MAKES EUROPEAN DEBUT AT CIRCUIT PAUL RICARD

The countdown to MotorMartin’s 2017 Mustang 5.0 convertible test in November has officially started and to celebrate, MotorMartin will be highlighting the best Mustang news and videos out there today. Checkout the following, shared by Ford Performance with MotorMartin recently, regarding their rather impressive GT4. Ford Performance will bring the Ford Mustang GT4 to a… Read More News: FORD MUSTANG GT4 MAKES EUROPEAN DEBUT AT CIRCUIT PAUL RICARD

News: DRIVERS CAN NOW SCHEDULE WHEN SPORTS CAR ROARS – AND WHEN IT PURRS – TO ENSURE THEY NEVER BOTHER THE NEIGHBOURS

For some, MotorMartin included, there is no better sound to start the day than the firing up of a finely tuned sports car engine. For others, like Ford employee Steve Von Foerster’s neighbours, who are of course wrong, it can lead to a call to the police and a request to keep the noise down.… Read More News: DRIVERS CAN NOW SCHEDULE WHEN SPORTS CAR ROARS – AND WHEN IT PURRS – TO ENSURE THEY NEVER BOTHER THE NEIGHBOURS

News: WATCH FORD GT CRUISE ATLANTIC OCEAN ROAD – WITH A DETOUR TO SET NEW TIME AT WORLD’S MOST NORTHERLY CIRCUIT

Ford have once again provided us, the public, with a very important service by asking the question “Could this be the perfect road trip – a stately promenade of the ultimate coast road, followed by a record-breaking blast around a very special circuit, unfamiliar to all but the biggest racing fans?” And in MotorMartin’s opinion,… Read More News: WATCH FORD GT CRUISE ATLANTIC OCEAN ROAD – WITH A DETOUR TO SET NEW TIME AT WORLD’S MOST NORTHERLY CIRCUIT

News: SIMPLIFIED FORD MONDEO RANGE DEFINED BY SPORTINESS AND LUXURY

Ford UK have sent MotorMartin a missive recently regarding their Mondeo and the fact that they are updating the established Mondeo line-up with new sports and luxury models aimed at both fleet and private buyers which will come as good news to Ford fans looking for a more mature drive than some models in Ford’s… Read More News: SIMPLIFIED FORD MONDEO RANGE DEFINED BY SPORTINESS AND LUXURY

What Can You Buy For £1000? Cheating The Game

In parts 1 and 2 of this ongoing series I’ve previously looked at the surprising array of cars on offer for both £200 and £500 and noted something of the issues involved when buying at the less monied end of the spectrum, indeed, the range of vehicles on offer really should mean that there’s something… Read More What Can You Buy For £1000? Cheating The Game

News: FAST FORDS TO FIRE-UP BIDDERS AT CCA SEPTEMBER SALE

News has just arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers that friends of MotorMartin, Classic Car Auctions (CCA), will be offering a fantastic selection of rare and highly collectible fast Fords at its upcoming September Sale taking place at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre on 23rd September. Excellent! Representing the best of Brentwood’s superb eighties output,… Read More News: FAST FORDS TO FIRE-UP BIDDERS AT CCA SEPTEMBER SALE

News: FORD INTRODUCES FOCUS RS EDITION TO DELIVER EVEN MORE FUN

There has been much excitement up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers ever since rumours started about a new Focus RS and the direction that it may take, from complete flights of fancy through to a subtle refreshment of the truly stunning original.  And so here we are with Ford confirming to MotorMartin that… Read More News: FORD INTRODUCES FOCUS RS EDITION TO DELIVER EVEN MORE FUN

News: SLEEKER, FASTER AND MORE TECHNOLOGICALLY-ADVANCED. FORD REVEALS NEW FORD MUSTANG FOR EUROPEt

With MotorMartin’s love of all things Mustang it seemed only fair to allow the following information shared by Ford with the top floor of the Towers to be displayed in full. What a car.  Ford today revealed the new Ford Mustang for Europe – delivering sleek new styling, sophisticated engine and suspension upgrades, advanced driver… Read More News: SLEEKER, FASTER AND MORE TECHNOLOGICALLY-ADVANCED. FORD REVEALS NEW FORD MUSTANG FOR EUROPEt

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: NEW FORD MUSTANG, ECOSPORT, RANGER BLACK EDITION AND TOURNEO CUSTOM TO MAKE EUROPEAN DEBUTS IN FRANKFURT

Ford would appear to engender stronger feelings of loyalty amongst their customers than any other brand, especially here in the U.K. where there are numerous clubs and shows for all Fords great and small. And it’s these people and more that will be celebrating soon as Ford have let it be known to MotorMartin that… Read More News: NEW FORD MUSTANG, ECOSPORT, RANGER BLACK EDITION AND TOURNEO CUSTOM TO MAKE EUROPEAN DEBUTS IN FRANKFURT

News: NEW FORD RANGER BLACK EDITION MAKES DEBUT AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

There are an awful lot more Pick Ups driving up and down the roads of this green and pleasant land of ours than there were just a few short years ago as the car buying public are becoming far more tuned in to the benefits on offer from this most unique vehicle. With one of… Read More News: NEW FORD RANGER BLACK EDITION MAKES DEBUT AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

What Can You Buy For £200? Chase The Ace

One of the reasons for the popularity of MotorMartin is the desire to put forward opinions regarding ‘real life’ motoring, after all, we have surely all thought about our top 10 favourite cars that we’d have in our dream garage that will be built one day and I’d guess that some of those cars may… Read More What Can You Buy For £200? Chase The Ace

News: SIERRA RS500 NAMED THE ‘ULTIMATE COSWORTH’ ON ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY

Over the last couple of years there have been many Ford based conversations over at MotorMartin Towers focusing on the merits of the various Escorts, Sierras, Fiestas and such like with the general consensus being that they are sadly missed out on the highways and byways of this green and pleasant land of ours. Indeed,… Read More News: SIERRA RS500 NAMED THE ‘ULTIMATE COSWORTH’ ON ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY

News: FORD GT DELIVERS ULTIMATE RACE CAR FOR THE ROAD SUPPORTED BY 50 SENSORS, 25 COMPUTERS… AND 2 CUP HOLDERS

One of MotorMartin’s favourite modern cars has got to be the Ford GT, indeed, following the car’s racing fortunes in the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship has become all consuming due to the superb performance and beautiful looks displayed by the Chip Ganassi Racing GT over the last season and a half. With enthusiasm For the… Read More News: FORD GT DELIVERS ULTIMATE RACE CAR FOR THE ROAD SUPPORTED BY 50 SENSORS, 25 COMPUTERS… AND 2 CUP HOLDERS

News: LOW MILEAGE LOTS LINE-UP AT SILVERSTONE CLASSIC SALE

We love a classic car auction up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers, especially when those classics are a little newer than most and so the following news that for modern classic performance icons, with exceptionally low mileage, are set to thrill sports car enthusiasts when offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at… Read More News: LOW MILEAGE LOTS LINE-UP AT SILVERSTONE CLASSIC SALE

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 INTELLIGENT SPEED LIMITER CAN HELP PUT THE BRAKES ON INCURRING NEWLY RAISED SPEEDING FINES

It’s certainly the case that breaking the speed limit can be costly – with escalating fines, driving bans, and a significant role in some road accidents. New legislation introduced this week will dramatically change the way speeding fines are calculated, with offending drivers facing penalties of up to 175 per cent of their weekly wage.… Read More News: FORD INTELLIGENT SPEED LIMITER CAN HELP PUT THE BRAKES ON INCURRING NEWLY RAISED SPEEDING FINES

News: FORD AIMING HIGH FOR WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP RACE AT SPA

With the racing season finally arriving a few weeks ago and the Silverstone opener reaching it’s conclusion, the Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team travels to Spa, Belgium, next week for the second round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship, leading both the Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ World Championships following a season-opening victory for the #67… Read More News: FORD AIMING HIGH FOR WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP RACE AT SPA

News: FORD PERFORMANCE RELEASES FORD FOCUS RS RX DEVELOPMENT VIDEO SERIES

If ever a car could be described as boring or plain then the Ford Focus RS RX is certainly not the one. Outrageous, extraordinary, incredible, all of these adjectives can most definitely be attributed to the Focus and now, just in case, Ford have given the RS across to their performance department to make absolutely… Read More News: FORD PERFORMANCE RELEASES FORD FOCUS RS RX DEVELOPMENT VIDEO SERIES

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