News: LAND ROVER UK CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF DISCOVERY WITH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Surely one of the most recognisable cars in the world is the Land Rover Discovery, a car that can be found on most land masses around the globe. Bearing that in mind, it will come as no surprise to hear that Land Rover is marking the 30th anniversary of Discovery with a limited-edition exclusively for… Read More News: LAND ROVER UK CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF DISCOVERY WITH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

News: LAND ROVER TREKS TO THE ‘LAND OF LAND ROVERS’ TO CELEBRATE 70 YEARS OF ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURE

Land Rover have shared with MotorMartin recently how they have taken their 70th anniversary celebrations to new heights by visiting a remote rural community in West Bengal that relies on a fleet of classic models for its very survival. It’s no real surprise to those in the know that there are parts of the World… Read More News: LAND ROVER TREKS TO THE ‘LAND OF LAND ROVERS’ TO CELEBRATE 70 YEARS OF ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURE

News: LAND ROVER CELEBRATES 70 YEARS WITH LARGEST EVER PARADE OF VEHICLES ON GOODWOOD HILL

There was rather a collective sharp intake of breath from the #MotorMartinClassics desk just the other day when news arrived regarding some rather special Land Rovers, (aren’t they all?) In what should be of interest to the latent Land Rover owner in us all, a convoy of 70 rare and important Land Rovers stole the… Read More News: LAND ROVER CELEBRATES 70 YEARS WITH LARGEST EVER PARADE OF VEHICLES ON GOODWOOD HILL

News: RANGE ROVER VELAR NAMED MOST BEAUTIFUL CAR IN THE WORLD

Rather unsurprisingly, the Range Rover Velar has been judged the most beautifully designed vehicle on the planet, winning the World Car Design of the Year title at the 2018 World Car Awards. Bringing glamour, modernity and elegance to the Range Rover family, Velar offers a unique combination of design excellence and engineering integrity. Prof. Dr… Read More News: RANGE ROVER VELAR NAMED MOST BEAUTIFUL CAR IN THE WORLD

News: RANGE ROVER VELAR AND JAGUAR E-TYPE ZERO WIN AT GQ CAR AWARDS 2018

In further good news for the ever popular Jaguar Land Rover, it’s been shared with MotorMartin that they have won two trophies at the GQ Car of the Year Awards. The luxurious and capable new Range Rover Velar won the ‘Climb Every Mountain in Luxury Award’, while Jaguar’s zero-emissions E-type Zero was named as ‘Best… Read More News: RANGE ROVER VELAR AND JAGUAR E-TYPE ZERO WIN AT GQ CAR AWARDS 2018

News: DEFENDER LIVES ON: LAND ROVER LAUNCHES V8 EDITION TO CELEBRATE 70TH ANNIVERSARY

You thought it was all over but now Land Rover have recently announced a limited-edition high-performance version of the iconic Defender, with up to 150 V8-powered examples re-engineered to celebrate the Land Rover marque’s 70th anniversary in 2018. The Defender Works V8, Land Rover say, pays homage to the early high-powered engines in both the… Read More News: DEFENDER LIVES ON: LAND ROVER LAUNCHES V8 EDITION TO CELEBRATE 70TH ANNIVERSARY

News: LAND ROVER’S 70TH ANNIVERSARY BEGINS WITH RESTORATION OF ‘MISSING’ ORIGINAL 4X4

As regular readers will already know, the all new #MotorMartinClassics desk is here to celebrate all that is great and good about the world of Classic Motoring and is currently in charge of sorting out MotorMartin’s recently acquired Ford Cougar. It came as somewhat of a relief then to be able to focus on something… Read More News: LAND ROVER’S 70TH ANNIVERSARY BEGINS WITH RESTORATION OF ‘MISSING’ ORIGINAL 4X4

News: A NEW CELEBRATION OF AN ICON: LAND ROVER LEGENDS, BICESTER HERITAGE, MAY 26 & 27, 2018

Exciting news has recently arrived up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers regarding a brand-new event for Land Rover connoisseurs, collectors, preservationists, restorers and enthusiasts that will pay tribute to the iconic marque at Bicester Heritage over the weekend of May 26 and 27, 2018. Land Rover Legends, it is said, brings together the… Read More News: A NEW CELEBRATION OF AN ICON: LAND ROVER LEGENDS, BICESTER HERITAGE, MAY 26 & 27, 2018

News: JAGUAR XE SV PROJECT 8 IS WORLD’S FASTEST SALOON CAR, WITH RECORD NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE LAP

Jaguar have let it be known to MotorMartin recently that their SVO-developed XE SV Project 8 is now the world’s fastest four-door car, following a production-intent prototype’s record lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife. The incredible time of 7min 21.23sec, Jaguar say, is nearly 11 seconds quicker than the previous fastest sedan around the legendary 12.9-mile… Read More News: JAGUAR XE SV PROJECT 8 IS WORLD’S FASTEST SALOON CAR, WITH RECORD NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE LAP

News: JAGUAR CLASSIC XKSS CONTINUATION CROWNED CAR OF THE YEAR AT 2017 OCTANE AWARDS

Jaguar Land Rover Classic have shared with MotorMartin recently that they have enjoyed a double victory at the 2017 Octane Awards, held in London this week. The ‘Legends Continued’ Jaguar XKSS continuation was crowned 2017 Car of the Year and Jaguar Land Rover Classic also received the Manufacturer Heritage Collection of the Year accolade. It’s… Read More News: JAGUAR CLASSIC XKSS CONTINUATION CROWNED CAR OF THE YEAR AT 2017 OCTANE AWARDS

News: RELIVE JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER LEGENDS WITH NEW CLASSIC DRIVE EXPERIENCE AT EASTNOR

We all love a classic car or motorcycle up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers so when Jaguar Land Rover got in touch recently to talk about their own 4ange of Classics there were quite audible intakes of breath. Jaguar Land Rover Classic have shared with MotorMartin that they have launched a brand… Read More News: RELIVE JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER LEGENDS WITH NEW CLASSIC DRIVE EXPERIENCE AT EASTNOR

News: AUTOCAR LAUNCHES PUBLIC POLL TO FIND THE WORLD’S MOST REVOLUTIONARY CAR

It’s a conversation that we’ve all had at one time or another, whether it be in the pub, the beer garden, tap room or the newly refurbished board room here at the Towers, it has to be said that the gold gilding is an especially nice touch, but back to the business in hand. The… Read More News: AUTOCAR LAUNCHES PUBLIC POLL TO FIND THE WORLD’S MOST REVOLUTIONARY CAR

News: NEW DISCOVERY ARRIVES IN UK RETAILERS

There’s been big changes occurring at Land Rover recently as the firm have taken the brave decision to finally lay the original Defender and Discovery to rest whilst introducing the wildly successful Evoque and Discovery Sport. And now it’s time for, perhaps, the most important launch to date as Land Rover’s new Discovery arrives in… Read More News: NEW DISCOVERY ARRIVES IN UK RETAILERS

News: NORTH AMERICA AND CHINA SALES HELP JAGUAR LAND ROVER ACHIEVE STRONG GLOBAL RESULTS IN JANUARY

With such a strong range of cars being produced by Jaguar Land Rover at the moment, it really is no surprise to anyone here at MotorMartin Towers that this has translated into strong sales across North America and China and helped Jaguar Land Rover achieve its strongest global January sales to date, selling 47,693 vehicles,… Read More News: NORTH AMERICA AND CHINA SALES HELP JAGUAR LAND ROVER ACHIEVE STRONG GLOBAL RESULTS IN JANUARY

News: JAGUAR LAND ROVER IS BRITAIN’S BIGGEST CAR MANUFACTURER FOR A SECOND YEAR

Jaguar Land Rover have been on the up and up for a considerable length of time now and has completely banished the bad old days of unreliable and poorly made products of the distant past. The vehicles being produced by Jaguar Land Rover are, in MotorMartin’s opinion, to be celebrated for being the technologically advanced… Read More News: JAGUAR LAND ROVER IS BRITAIN’S BIGGEST CAR MANUFACTURER FOR A SECOND YEAR

News: NEW VEHICLES DRIVE JAGUAR LAND ROVER TO UK SALES SUCCESS

Figures have recently been released regarding the performance of Jaguar Land Rover, the UK’s largest car manufacturer. MotorMartin was allowed access to the following facts and figures when the powers that be announced their best-ever September UK sales, retailing 20,977 vehicles, up 31% on the same period in 2015. Impressive indeed. As anyone with even… Read More News: NEW VEHICLES DRIVE JAGUAR LAND ROVER TO UK SALES SUCCESS

News: HALEWOOD DOES THE DOUBLE AS JAGUAR LAND ROVER IS NAMED MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR

One of the news items that MotorMartin enjoys reporting on is the giving and receiving of awards and so when the following arrived by carrier pigeon and gently tapped on the upstairs window here at MotorMartin Towers, it was my moral duty to crank up the print works and get the news out there as… Read More News: HALEWOOD DOES THE DOUBLE AS JAGUAR LAND ROVER IS NAMED MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR

Range Rover Evoque SE Tech ED4 2WD: Drive All Night.

In part 1 posted last week http://motormartin.com/2016/05/24/range-rover-evoque-se-tech-ed4-2wd-everytime-look/, MotorMartin discussed the fantastic service received from the Swansway Group http://www.swanswaygarages.com/ 01270 419061 with the loan of their Range Rover Evoque and looked at the phenomenal styling that carried across from the original 2011 concept car shown at various events around the World to universal acclaim. Indeed so impressed was MotorMartin… Read More Range Rover Evoque SE Tech ED4 2WD: Drive All Night.