Automotive Art By George Cochrane: Drawn To The Deep End

British automotive art is on a sharp upward trajectory at present with new names entering the congestion and gaining recognition for their talents. Brett Fraser, writing for the Daily Telegraph recently stated that: “British automotive art in particular is reinventing itself and the exciting result is a genre in which the car remains the inspiration… Read More Automotive Art By George Cochrane: Drawn To The Deep End

MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: On With The Show

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. This is the second time that I’ve had the pleasure of this, the MG3 but the first time with the 3STYLE edition with it’s additional cruise control, automatic… Read More MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: On With The Show

News: NEW FOREST WELCOMES MG DEALER

It’s been the case for a while now that MG Motor UK have been enthusiastically expanding at an extremely impressive rate and that this is allowing the brand to get both the excellent MG3 and MG GS SUV out and about for potential customers to experience. It’s also quite clear to MotorMartin that this approach… Read More News: NEW FOREST WELCOMES MG DEALER

News: MG MOTOR UK HOTS UP FOR JULY

Staff up on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers have only just finished digesting the most recent new car registration stats from the SMMT which show a general decline for passenger car registrations in July, when information arrived from MG Motor UK. Confirmation, if it were needed, that the strategy behind the success of MG… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK HOTS UP FOR JULY

News: LIFE’S A BEACH WITH THE MG GS

With many of us here at MotorMartin Towers getting ready for the summer, sorting raincoats, woolly hats, wellies etc. It seemed almost prophetic that MG Motor UK chose today to forward the following information regarding the many stunning places here in the U.K. that you really should take the time to visit. MG have shared… Read More News: LIFE’S A BEACH WITH THE MG GS

MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: Thank You For The Good Times

This is the second time that I’ve had the pleasure of this, the MG3 but the first time with the 3STYLE edition with it’s additional cruise control, automatic headlights, styling tweaks, technology and 16″ diamond alloy wheels as standard. Excellent. But there are certain key points of interest that newcomers to the MG3 range may… Read More MG3 3STYLE VTi-TECH: Thank You For The Good Times

News: ARTY DESIGN ROARS INTO MG SHOWROOM

It’s good to see that MG Motor UK dealerships are reaching out into the communities they work within and encouraging people onto the forecourt with a range of interesting ideas. It’s this kind of interaction with the public that MotorMartin finds so refreshing in the increasingly corporate and soul less larger car supermarkets that are… Read More News: ARTY DESIGN ROARS INTO MG SHOWROOM

News: MG CAR CLUB, WHEELER DEALERS’ MIKE BREWER, RPS AND MOSS EUROPE TEAM UP FOR ‘PROJECT MGA’

In what can only be classed as excellent news for fans of Mike Brewer and MG, following a public vote at the 2016 NEC Classic Motor Show, the MG Car Club is teaming up with TV’s Wheeler Dealer, Mike Brewer, Rally Preparation Services (RPS) and Moss Europe to restore a 1959 MGA roadster. Top work.… Read More News: MG CAR CLUB, WHEELER DEALERS’ MIKE BREWER, RPS AND MOSS EUROPE TEAM UP FOR ‘PROJECT MGA’

News: MORE STYLE, LESS MONEY!

Regular readers of this site will know by now that we’re big fans of the relaunched MG brand up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers with a shiny 66 plate MG GS sitting proudly in it’s reserved space in the car park outside our extravagant reception. In fact MotorMartin has only recently had… Read More News: MORE STYLE, LESS MONEY!

News: LEADING MG DEALERSHIP WINS GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE AWARD

It gives all of us here at MotorMartin Towers immense pleasure to be able to announce that, friends of the MotorMartin, Nathaniel Cars, a leading MG dealership based in South Wales, is celebrating after deservedly taking home the highly-prestigious Four Star Award for Excellence at the SAIC Motor Global MG Dealer Awards. The ceremony, which… Read More News: LEADING MG DEALERSHIP WINS GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE AWARD

News: MG GEARS UP FOR FURTHER EXPANSION IN NORTHERN IRELAND WITH DEALER APPOINTMENT

This year has seen continued expansion for MG Motor UK in their quest to present something new and innovative for the UK buyer. News then that MG Motor UK has made another significant step forward in its national dealer development strategy, with the appointment of Greg Mitchell MG, can be seen as further proof of… Read More News: MG GEARS UP FOR FURTHER EXPANSION IN NORTHERN IRELAND WITH DEALER APPOINTMENT

News: MG MOTOR UK LAUNCHES ALL-NEW SUV AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

With sales rising impressively year on year and a growing reputation here in the U.K. and abroad for stylish, affordable and well specified cars MG Motor UK have now taken the next important step towards expanding their range by officially unveiling its all-new compact SUV – the MG XS – at the London Motor Show… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK LAUNCHES ALL-NEW SUV AT THE LONDON MOTOR SHOW

News: MG MOTOR UNVEILS VISION OF THE FUTURE WITH E-MOTION CONCEPT CAR

It’s no real surprise to MotorMartin that those clever folk over at MG and their parent company SAIC Motor have a number of rather special ideas in the pipeline, after all, with that much design and engineering talent available, the bigger question should be, why have we not seen anything this special before?  MG Motor… Read More News: MG MOTOR UNVEILS VISION OF THE FUTURE WITH E-MOTION CONCEPT CAR

News: CONCOURS WINNING, TIME-WARP 1984 MG METRO TURBO TO STAR AT AUCTION

Late last summer MotorMartin popped along to a favourite car auction on the outskirts of Leeds where one of the lots was a slightly down at heel Metro GTI and quite frankly, if the MotorMartin safe had been a little more generously filled, there may well be a slightly down at heel Metro GTI quietly… Read More News: CONCOURS WINNING, TIME-WARP 1984 MG METRO TURBO TO STAR AT AUCTION

How To Replace One Icon With Another: Had I Known You Better Then.

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. Here’s a quick quiz to get you thinking today. I was born in 1980 and soldiered on until 1991, there were once over 1.5 million of me but… Read More How To Replace One Icon With Another: Had I Known You Better Then.

News: MG MOTOR UK RECOGNISES DEALERS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT

As regular readers will already now, it’s currently award system throughout this green and pleasant land of ours and now MG Motor UK have got in on the act by announcing the winners of their 2017 Annual Dealer Awards. The event, which took place on 12 January as part of the company’s national conference, celebrated outstanding… Read More News: MG MOTOR UK RECOGNISES DEALERS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT

News: MG MOTOR UK NAMED ONE OF THE FASTEST-GROWING AUTOMOTIVE BRANDS

In more good news for the motoring industry in this green and pleasant land of ours, MG Motor UK has been named as one of the fastest-growing automotive brands in the UK as figures released earlier this week by the SMMT reveal that the company registered 4,192 vehicles in 2016 – 1,040 more than last year. … Read More News: MG MOTOR UK NAMED ONE OF THE FASTEST-GROWING AUTOMOTIVE BRANDS

News: MG GS BREAKS NATIONAL SALES RECORDS

It’s no surprise to MotorMartin how well received the all new MG GS has been. After all, this is a good looking, well specified, family friendly SUV that offer the consumer superb value for money. Indeed, so impressed was MotorMartin that there is now a Brand new Mocha Brown Exclusive edition GS now permanently attached… Read More News: MG GS BREAKS NATIONAL SALES RECORDS

News: DRIVING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS WITH THE MG GS

There’s a few different reasons that MG Motor UK have performed so well throughout 2016, the incredible success of the all new, range topping MG GS SUV, a car so impressive that MotorMartin actually bought one with real money, the ever expanding dealer network, the excellent manner in which MG deal with their customers and… Read More News: DRIVING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS WITH THE MG GS

News: MILES OF SMILES THIS WINTER WITH THE LATEST OFFERS FROM MG MOTOR UK

Now that MotorMartin has finally finished running in the latest addition to the MotorMartin fleet, a ’66 plate MG GS SUV, it’s time to highlight some of the latest options that MG Motor UK are offering the car buying public so that they might also find themselves in a Brand new MG over this Christmas… Read More News: MILES OF SMILES THIS WINTER WITH THE LATEST OFFERS FROM MG MOTOR UK