News: MOUNTUNE POWER KITS UNLEASH NEW LEVEL OF PERFORMANCE FOR FOCUS RS

Big news for the inhabitants of Essex as Ford have confirmed to MotorMartin that the performance of the Ford Focus RS can now be let loose with two new upgrade packages from mountune, the m400R and m400X. Each brings the … Continue reading News: MOUNTUNE POWER KITS UNLEASH NEW LEVEL OF PERFORMANCE FOR FOCUS RS

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News: MOUNTUNE LAUNCHES ALL NEW POWER UPGRADE KIT FOR FOCUS ST DIESEL

God bless the mean streets of Essex I say. Growing up in Chipping Ongar and completing secondary school at Brentwood County High gives you an insight into the mindset enjoyed by fast Ford fans worldwide. And now, out in the car park of MotorMartin Towers, is our own #MotorMartinClassics 1999 Ford Cougar 2.5 Automatic, a clear sign as to where some of our loyalties lean towards. News then that owners of Ford’s high-performance diesel, the Focus ST diesel, can now unlock even more performance with the launch of mountune’s m460D power upgrade kit has been greeted with a fair degree … Continue reading News: MOUNTUNE LAUNCHES ALL NEW POWER UPGRADE KIT FOR FOCUS ST DIESEL

News: FORD FOCUS RS BOWS OUT WITH JUST 50 EXAMPLES OF HERITAGE EDITION FOR UK MARKET

Important news Fast Ford fans as Ford UK have announced to MotorMartin a limited run of 50 Heritage Edition Focus RS models, exclusive to the UK market, before production stops altogether on 6th April 2018. Following the announcement of the “RS Red Edition” in December, just 50 RS Heritage Edition models will be produced in a unique “Tief Orange” (“Deep Orange”) body colour, marking 50 years of the Escort nameplate in the UK and commemorating the most iconic model of its line, the RS. In addition, Ford say, to the Deep Orange exterior colour, the Heritage Edition features grey brake … Continue reading News: FORD FOCUS RS BOWS OUT WITH JUST 50 EXAMPLES OF HERITAGE EDITION FOR UK MARKET

News: TWO FORD WINNERS AT SCOTTISH CAR OF THE YEAR

It’s been shared with MotorMartin recently that there was a double triumph for Ford at the Scottish Car of the Year 2017 awards, as new Ford Fiesta was crowned Best Supermini four months after going on sale, and the potent Ford Focus RS Mountune was declared Best Hot Hatch. Unsurprisingly, more than 4.5 million Brits have bought a new Fiesta since the original model premiered in 1976 – 500,000 of those in Scotland. All-new Fiesta in Zetec and Titanium series launched in early summer, followed by ST-Line and Vignale this month – with hot ST and rugged Active crossover due … Continue reading News: TWO FORD WINNERS AT SCOTTISH CAR OF THE YEAR

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, the conversations usually end with a quick check on EBay and a trawl through the classifieds to see if any of these iconic Fords are within reach. And then recently news arrived up on the top floor of the Towers that one of the most … Continue reading News: SIERRA RS500 NAMED THE ‘ULTIMATE COSWORTH’ ON ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY

News: FAB FORDFEST IS FITTING SEASON FINALE

MotorMartin has looked at and reported on most of the major Ford Festivals this summer and has been extremely impressed with the consistently high quality of the cars on display. There really is a passion for all models of the blue oval, both past and present, on this green and pleasant land of ours which is evident from the number of car clubs that have displayed over the course of this year.  And now, it is with great sadness that MotorMartin finds himself reporting on this, the final major show of the Ford season and wishing that the show season … Continue reading News: FAB FORDFEST IS FITTING SEASON FINALE