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Team Sky launch celebratory Focus RS edition
Posted on 27 June 2017

Team Sky launch celebratory Focus RS edition

Helping to celebrate Ford extending its partnership with leading cycling organisation Team Sky, Ford has developed a unique Ford Focus RS. Including the Option Pack and matching the special edition Tour de France jerseys, the Focus RS will lead the team fleet throughout the tour.


All-New SEAT Arona set to launch in UK
Posted on 27 June 2017

All-New SEAT Arona set to launch in UK

Following on from the success of the multi-award winning SEAT Ateca, it has been announced that it will be launched by the All-New SEAT Arona. Set to be launched in the UK in October 2017, it will enter the growing smaller SUV market.


Zero rate finance available at Jennings Ford
Posted on 22 June 2017

Zero rate finance available at Jennings Ford

Motorists in the market for a new car are taking advantage of zero per cent finance currently available across the new Ford range at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


All-New SEAT Ibiza gets five star What Car? Review
Posted on 22 June 2017

All-New SEAT Ibiza gets five star What Car? Review

Set to launch in the UK later this summer, the All-New SEAT Ibiza has already impressed leading motoring publications. Jennings SEAT takes a look at all that is great about the All-New SEAT Ibiza and what What Car? thought of it.


Final preparations underway for Mazda CX-5 Test Drive Event
Posted on 21 June 2017

Final preparations underway for Mazda CX-5 Test Drive Event

The Jennings Mazda team are making final preparations for the upcoming exclusive VIP Test Drive Event. This coming weekend, Sunday 25th June 2017, visitors will be able to see the All-New Mazda Cx-5 for the very first time.


All-New Kia Stonic revealed
Posted on 20 June 2017

All-New Kia Stonic revealed

The highly anticipated Kia Stonic has finally been revealed ahead of its launch in the UK later in 2017. Set to join the ever-growing B-SUV market that accounts for 7% of sales, it is forecast to grow to more than 2 million sales annually by 2020.


Jennings Motor Group supports Council’s family fun day event
Posted on 20 June 2017

Jennings Motor Group supports Council’s family fun day event

Jennings Motor Group is supporting Stockton Borough Council’s annual Fire Engine and Vintage Vehicle Show - taking place this weekend. On Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June, members of the public are being invited to Preston Park Museum in Stockton for a fun filled day out for all the family.


Kia Stinger design secrets revealed
Posted on 20 June 2017

Kia Stinger design secrets revealed

Set for its official release later in 2017, the much awaited Kia Stinger blends stunning design with impressive performance. Taking Kia in a new direction, the Stinger represents the culmination of many years of hard taking it from concept and into production. Big names in Kia’s design team have painstakingly ensured that the Kia Stinger does not fail to disappoint. Hidden in the Kia Stinger are little-known design features that make it even more intriguing.


Jennings Ford Transit Centre supports decorating firm’s Demo Day
Posted on 16 June 2017

Jennings Ford Transit Centre supports decorating firm’s Demo Day

Jennings Ford Transit Centre has teamed up with national paint and decorator supplier, Dulux Decorating Centre, by agreeing to support a Demonstration/Charity event, taking place in Teesside next week.


We've got the Eye of the Tiger at Jennings Kia!
Posted on 16 June 2017

We've got the Eye of the Tiger at Jennings Kia!

Jennings Motor Group have taken their one of their vehicles to the next level, enhancing a Kia Soul Sport and turning it into a wild animal! The used Kia Soul 1.6T GDi Sport 5dr DCT Hatchback has been customised with one of a kind tiger stripes, giving an exotic look to the 200BHP vehicle, and causing heads to turn at the Jennings Kia Stockton dealership.


Jennings Mazda to host preview test-drive event for all new CX-5 model
Posted on 15 June 2017

Jennings Mazda to host preview test-drive event for all new CX-5 model

Teesside motorists are being given the opportunity to take advantage of an exclusive preview test-drive event ahead of the official launch of the all-new CX-5 model at Jennings Mazda in Middlesbrough.


Preparations under way for All-New Mazda CX-5 VIP Test Drive Event
Posted on 14 June 2017

Preparations under way for All-New Mazda CX-5 VIP Test Drive Event

The team at Jennings Mazda are preparing for the exclusive All-New Mazda CX-5 VIP Test Drive Event later in the month. On Sunday 25th June 2017, visitors to our Mazda dealership at Cargo Fleet Lane will be able to get behind the wheel of the Mazda SUV for the first time.


Jennings Motor Group launches Donation Day for Great North Air Ambulance
Posted on 12 June 2017

Jennings Motor Group launches Donation Day for Great North Air Ambulance

To celebrate our 100th anniversary and the 15th anniversary of the Great North Air Ambulance, for one day only Jennings Motor Group are making extra donations for every car test driven and bought.


Kia Stonic images revealed
Posted on 08 June 2017

Kia Stonic images revealed

Kia has released images of a new SUV that has been given the title of the Stonic. Looking to be inspired by the current Sorento and Sportage, it features the signature Kia Tiger Nose and sleek contours.


Jennings Kia sets the wheels in motion for Council’s Cycling event
Posted on 08 June 2017

Jennings Kia sets the wheels in motion for Council’s Cycling event

Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, is wheeling in support for Stockton Borough Council’s forthcoming annual Cycling Festival. The group’s Concorde Way dealership has teamed up with the council after agreeing to donate the use of nine models from the Kia range as support vehicles for the event - which is scheduled to take place on Friday 14 through to and including Sunday 16 July.


SEAT launch competition to name all-new SUV
Posted on 02 June 2017

SEAT launch competition to name all-new SUV

Ahead of the launch of an all-new seven seat SUV, SEAT has announced that the public can come up with the name. The only stipulation is that it is named after a location in Spain.


Jennings Mazda to host All-New CX-5 VIP Test Drive Event
Posted on 01 June 2017

Jennings Mazda to host All-New CX-5 VIP Test Drive Event

Ahead of the official launch of the All-New Mazda CX-5 later in the year, Jennings Mazda is set to host a VIP Test Drive Preview Event. Between 11:00 and 17:00 on Sunday 25th June 2017, visitors will be able to test drive the latest Mazda SUV for the first time.


Award-winning Ford Focus RS gets even better
Posted on 31 May 2017

Award-winning Ford Focus RS gets even better

Since its introduction to the UK roads the Ford Focus RS has impressed the motor industry and pupil alike. With a responsive all-wheel drive system that splits power between the front and rear wheels, it has been earning praise for being fun to drive.


Mazda celebrates 50 years of rotary engines
Posted on 31 May 2017

Mazda celebrates 50 years of rotary engines

It is 50 years since Mazda first introduced its revolutionary Rotary engine in 1967. Removing the traditional cylinders that pump up and down or side to side, the rotary engine introduced a spinning triangular shaped piston.


All-New SEAT Ibiza visiting Jennings SEAT
Posted on 29 May 2017

All-New SEAT Ibiza visiting Jennings SEAT

Ahead of the official launch of the All-New SEAT Ibiza later in the year, Jennings SEAT is holding a preview event on Thursday 1 June 2017. Throughout the day visitors will be able to get up close and personal with the latest edition to the new SEAT range with team members on hand to answer any questions that you might have.