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Jennings Motor Group invests in Used Van Centre in Teesside
Posted on 06 December 2017

Jennings Motor Group invests in Used Van Centre in Teesside

Jennings Motor Group has launched a Used Van Centre at its supersite in Middlesbrough. Customers in search of a quality used commercial vehicle, can see and test drive a range of quality used models from a wide variety of manufacturers at the Cargo Fleet Lane-based dealership.


New Mondeo ST-Line at Jennings Ford
Posted on 06 December 2017

New Mondeo ST-Line at Jennings Ford

There’s a new addition to the sporty, striking and stylish ST-Line range at Jennings Ford in Gateshead. The motor dealer group’s Eslington Park branch is offering the new Ford Mondeo ST-Line model to customers.


Test Drive Saving Event Continues at Jennings SEAT
Posted on 06 December 2017

Test Drive Saving Event Continues at Jennings SEAT

Simply by taking a test drive at Jennings SEAT visitors can save a further £500 on the award-winning new SEAT range. Until Tuesday 3 April 2018, the special saving will continue to be available across all retail offers.*


Award-winning SUV range continues to be a popular choice with customers at Jennings Mazda
Posted on 05 December 2017

Award-winning SUV range continues to be a popular choice with customers at Jennings Mazda

Motorists in search of a high quality and competitively-priced Sports Utility Vehicle, need look no further than Jennings Motor Group’s Mazda dealerships in Sunderland and Middlesbrough.


Kia Picanto v Volkswagen Up
Posted on 04 December 2017

Kia Picanto v Volkswagen Up

Leading motoring publication Whatcar? has recently undertaken a test between the Kia Picanto and Volkswagen Up to see which impresses the most. Jennings Motor Group takes a look at the outcome.


Jennings Ford promotes new FordPass App
Posted on 30 November 2017

Jennings Ford promotes new FordPass App

Customers at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, are downloading a new free App from Ford.


Kia Sorento and Cee’d scoop What Car awards
Posted on 28 November 2017

Kia Sorento and Cee’d scoop What Car awards

Following a year of exciting new product releases and increased sales year in year, Kia has more to celebrate thanks to two leading industry awards. What Car? has recently named the Kia Sorento and Cee’d as Used Car award winners.


Mazda CX-5 wins Best Large SUV award
Posted on 28 November 2017

Mazda CX-5 wins Best Large SUV award

The Mazda CX-5 has taken a leading industry award after being named 2017 What Car? Used Car. Jennings Mazda takes a look at how the Mazda CX-5 SUV impressed the judges to scoop the accolade.


All-New Ford Fiesta win Top Gear award
Posted on 28 November 2017

All-New Ford Fiesta win Top Gear award

The stunning All-New Ford Fiesta has continued to impress leading motoring experts since its launch earlier in the year. Scooping another leading award, it has been named Top Gear Magazine Best Supermini of the Year 2017. Jennings Ford takes a look at how the judges were so impressed.


Ford Transit Custom impresses in industry review
Posted on 27 November 2017

Ford Transit Custom impresses in industry review

The legendary Ford Transit Custom provides the back bone to UK business with its flexibility and range of options available for the mid-sized van. Leading motoring publication Auto Express has undertaken an extensive review, Jennings Ford Transit Centre takes a look at what they thought.


All-season driving fun with MX-5 RF at Jennings Mazda
Posted on 22 November 2017

All-season driving fun with MX-5 RF at Jennings Mazda

Customers seeking all-season driving fun are taking advantage of Mazda’s award-winning MX-5 Retractable Fastback model at Jennings Mazda dealerships in Sunderland and Middlesbrough.


All-New SEAT Arona wows at official launch event
Posted on 20 November 2017

All-New SEAT Arona wows at official launch event

The All-New SEAT Arona has been officially launched at Jennings SEAT following a successful VIP launch weekend. With a model on display in the showroom and further models available to test drive, visitors were able to get behind the wheel for the first time.


All-New SEAT Arona arrives at Jennings SEAT
Posted on 16 November 2017

All-New SEAT Arona arrives at Jennings SEAT

Ahead of the exclusive VIP event, the All-New SEAT Arona has arrived at the Jennings SEAT showroom. With the team busy making preparations for the launch event, the stunning SUV can now be found at the centre of the refurbished showroom.


Legendary Ford Fiesta stars in The Apprentice task
Posted on 16 November 2017

Legendary Ford Fiesta stars in The Apprentice task

After over 40 years of being on the UK roads, for one night only the Ford Fiesta was no more. Instead it became either the Miami or Expando as part of a marketing challenge on BBC 1 show The Apprentice. Jennings Ford takes a look at how the two teams got on.


SEAT’s small and sporty looking Arona SUV arrives at Jennings
Posted on 15 November 2017

SEAT’s small and sporty looking Arona SUV arrives at Jennings

The new Arona has arrived at Jennings SEAT, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group. Customers are being invited to the group’s Cargo Fleet Lane dealership in Middlesbrough this weekend, where SEAT’s latest SUV crossover model will be unveiled.


All-new Stinger lands at Jennings Kia
Posted on 15 November 2017

All-new Stinger lands at Jennings Kia

The waiting is over for Teesside and Wearside motorists wanting to get behind the wheel of Kia’s first Gran Turismo and rear-wheel-drive model – the all-new Stinger - at Jennings.


All-New Ford Fiesta ST-Line X reviewed
Posted on 15 November 2017

All-New Ford Fiesta ST-Line X reviewed

Ahead of the highly anticipated UK launch of the Ford Fiesta ST-Line X leading motoring publication Autocar has got behind the wheel for the first time. Putting the latest model through a true road-test it hit the roads of the Snowdonia National Park.


Ford Focus 2018 spied undergoing testing
Posted on 15 November 2017

Ford Focus 2018 spied undergoing testing

Ahead of the highly anticipated launch of the new Ford Focus in 2018, the next-generation has been spied undergoing road testing. Unlike many road tests that Jennings Motor Group brings you, the pictures show minimal camouflage was used this time round.


Ford Mustang 2018 impresses leading motoring publication
Posted on 14 November 2017

Ford Mustang 2018 impresses leading motoring publication

Due to land at Jennings Ford next year, the facelifted Ford Mustang 2018 is set to take the right hand drive version of the legendary muscle car to the next level. Ahead of its arrive in Europe Auto Express got behind the wheel of a US spec. Jennings Ford takes a look at what they thought.


Driving test set to change in December 2017
Posted on 10 November 2017

Driving test set to change in December 2017

To keep in line with changes that modern day modernists face on the road today, the DVLA has announced a number of changes that are going to be implemented. Coming into practice from Monday 4 December 2017 the driving test in England, Scotland and Wales will include new skill requirements.