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Ford Mustang special editions revealed
Posted on 07 December 2016

Ford Mustang special editions revealed

Limited edition Ford Mustang models have been revealed by Ford that include fresh equipment and tweaks that have been included for the European market. Improving both internal and external features, the exclusive designs also get equipment thrown in.


Test of autonomous cars set to start in 2017 in Europe
Posted on 02 December 2016

Test of autonomous cars set to start in 2017 in Europe

Since developing self-driving cars at its Research and Innovation Centre in the United States, Ford has announced that 2017 sees the programme rolled out on European roads. Ahead of a planned launch to the public in 2021, the Mondeo inspired models currently are part of a 30 strong fleet.


New Ford Fiesta revealed by Ford
Posted on 30 November 2016

New Ford Fiesta revealed by Ford

New Ford Fiesta revealed by Ford. After many months of speculation and rumors Ford has finally revealed the new 2017 Ford Fiesta. At an exclusive ‘Go Further’ launch event in Cologne Germany, Ford CEO Mark Fields and Ford of Europe president Jim Farley introduced the next generation of the best-selling supermini to the world.


Ford Black Friday Upgrade Event comes to Jennings Ford
Posted on 23 November 2016

Ford Black Friday Upgrade Event comes to Jennings Ford

Owners of any vehicle that is four years or older can take advantage of savings across the new Ford car range this weekend at our Ford Black Friday Event. Between Friday 25th November and 28Th November 2016, visitors could save up to £4250 on a brand new Ford car.


Crazy concepts for the Ford Fiesta
Posted on 11 November 2016

Crazy concepts for the Ford Fiesta

We are also used to seeing manufacturers release concept cars images from time to time, but you may have missed Ford’s concepts that nearly became the new Ford Fiesta model. Since hitting the UK roads 40 years ago some crazy concepts based on the Fiesta have been released. Jennings Motor Group takes a look at our favourites.


Ford Kuga SUV proves to be the most popular model with Motability customers at Jennings Ford
Posted on 10 November 2016

Ford Kuga SUV proves to be the most popular model with Motability customers at Jennings Ford

Customers who qualify for a new motor through Motability are steering towards a specific model available in the range at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


Stylish and sophisticated 2017 Mazda3 model takes centre stage at Jennings
Posted on 08 November 2016

Stylish and sophisticated 2017 Mazda3 model takes centre stage at Jennings

The upgraded 2017 Mazda3 model is on display and available to test drive at Jennings Mazda, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group. Customers wanting to get their hands on the sharper, smarter and more sophisticated model, are being encouraged to visit the group’s Cargo Fleet Lane dealership in Middlesbrough, where the highly acclaimed model is available to test drive and taking pride of place at the dealership.


New Ford KA+ Review
Posted on 03 November 2016

New Ford KA+ Review

Since recently joining the Ford new car range, the Ford KA+ has been impressing with it blend of practicality, economy and equipment. Replacing the previous KA, the new KA+ sees Ford move to five doors as standard, while increasing size to almost that of a Fiesta.


Ford Motability Open Days returning to Jennings Ford
Posted on 24 October 2016

Ford Motability Open Days returning to Jennings Ford

Following on from the success of the Motability Open Days earlier in the year, the events are returning to Jennings Ford between Wednesday 2nd and Saturday 6th November 2016. Throughout the events our Ford main dealerships in Middlesbrough, Stockton and Gateshead will have Motability specialists on hand to offer expert advice about the Ford Motability vehicles and the scheme criteria.


Customers test drive the new ST Line range at Jennings Ford
Posted on 19 October 2016

Customers test drive the new ST Line range at Jennings Ford

To mark the launch of the new ST Line model range, Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, is taking part in a national test drive event. From the 19th through to and including the 23rd October, staff at the group’s Middlesbrough, Stockton and Gateshead dealerships are inviting customers to take part in an ST Line ‘Test Days’ campaign, organised by Ford Motor Company.


New generation KA+ arrives at Jennings Ford
Posted on 11 October 2016

New generation KA+ arrives at Jennings Ford

Customers wanting to get their hands on the latest compact model in the Ford family – the new five-seater KA+ - can do so at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group. The new economical and spacious Ford Ka+ is on display and available to test drive at the group’s Stockton, Middlesbrough and Gateshead dealerships.


ST-Line Test Days Event coming to Jennings Ford
Posted on 10 October 2016

ST-Line Test Days Event coming to Jennings Ford

To celebrate the introduction of the ST-Line to the Ford line up, Jennings Ford are hosting a special ST-Line Test Days event from the 19th to the 23rd October 2016. Discover the Ford ST-Line range for yourself by booking a test drive of a Ford Fiesta ST-Line or Ford Focus ST-Line to see what everyone is talking about. To arrange a test drive at a time and date convenient to you call 0333 414 9750 to speak to a Ford team member today.


Customers take part in One and Only Transit event at Jennings Ford
Posted on 10 October 2016

Customers take part in One and Only Transit event at Jennings Ford

Customers visiting Jennings Ford’s Transit Centres, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, are being given the opportunity to take advantage of a substantial customer saving as part of Ford’s ‘One and Only Transit’ event.


Is the new Ford ST-Line worth it?
Posted on 05 October 2016

Is the new Ford ST-Line worth it?

Recently a new level of trim has been introduced across the new Ford range, the ST-Line. With ST-Line editions available on the Kuga, Mondeo, Focus and Fiesta ranges- is it worth it? Jennings Motor Group takes a look.


Ford GT production extended by further two years
Posted on 03 October 2016

Ford GT production extended by further two years

Demand for the new Ford GT far outstripping demand and expectation Ford has decided to extend production by a further two years. The initial 500 Ford GT has been snapped up with each costing $400,000.


Kia Optima GT edition to hit UK?
Posted on 30 September 2016

Kia Optima GT edition to hit UK?

Already available in the German market, rumours have started that the Kia Optima GT edition is set to be released throughout the UK. Powered by a 2.0l 242bhp engine, it hoped that it will be upgraded to 280bhp before release.


Ford performance cars sales soar
Posted on 30 September 2016

Ford performance cars sales soar

Ford is undergoing a renaissance in the performance market in the Europe thanks to sales doubling in the last twelve months. Cars including the Ford Mustang, Ford Focus ST and Ford Focus ST have been bought in large numbers by car buyers.


Fully autonomous Ford cars due by 2021
Posted on 27 September 2016

Fully autonomous Ford cars due by 2021

With Ford increasing resources into its Palo Alto Research and Innovation Centre, the legendary manufacturer has announced that it is planning to introduce a fleet of ride-sharing cars to the road in 2021. A fleet of 30 Ford Mondeo cars is said to be currently involved in the testing programme.


Ford Fiesta ST 5dr set to be launched in the UK
Posted on 27 September 2016

Ford Fiesta ST 5dr set to be launched in the UK

The multi-award winning Ford Fiesta ST is set to include the 5dr option that enthusiasts have been calling out for. Entry prices are set to start at around £18,495, making the 5dr version £600 more than the existing 3dr.


SEAT Leon MK3 win best compact family hatchback
Posted on 26 September 2016

SEAT Leon MK3 win best compact family hatchback

Launched in 2013, the SEAT MK3 has been named Auto Express Best Used Compact Family Hatchback for 2016. Complemented for combining superb practicality that is needed for a family with hot hatch design, the SEAT Leon gives buyers the flexibility they required.