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Local business partnership goes from strength to strength
Posted on 14 December 2017

Local business partnership goes from strength to strength

Two long established, award-winning, local companies celebrating a three-decade business partnership, are looking forward to continued success in 2018 and beyond.


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.


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.


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.


RS2000 spec Ford Escort van up for auction
Posted on 31 October 2017

RS2000 spec Ford Escort van up for auction

A unique Ford Escort van that has been modified to RS2000 specification is set to be auction in the coming months. Given a rally pedigree by the current owner in 2007, the original 1979 Ford Escort MKII van is based on the legendary Escort MKII RS2000 rally saloon from the 70s.


New Ford Tourneo Custom set to arrive at Jennings Ford Transit Centres
Posted on 25 October 2017

New Ford Tourneo Custom set to arrive at Jennings Ford Transit Centres

Jennings Ford Transit Centres in Middlesbrough and Gateshead are set to welcome a new addition to the award-winning Ford commercial range. The new Ford Tourneo Custom will be officially launched in the UK at the NEC CV Show in April 2018.


New Ford Transit Custom set to arrive at Jennings Ford Transit Centres
Posted on 25 October 2017

New Ford Transit Custom set to arrive at Jennings Ford Transit Centres

Early 2018 sees the addition of a new Ford Transit Custom to the award winning Ford commercial range. With the UK launch set for the annual NEC CV Show on April 2018, it will feature industry leading technology and more practicality than ever before.


Tyneside businesses take advantage of new Mobile Service facility at Jennings Ford
Posted on 19 September 2017

Tyneside businesses take advantage of new Mobile Service facility at Jennings Ford

Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has expanded its Mobile Service facility to businesses in Gateshead. The new facility, available to fleet and commercial customers, will allow the Eslington Park-based dealership in Gateshead to meet increasing demand from commercial fleet customers for flexible servicing arrangements with minimal downtime.


Ford Transit Custom PHEV testing on UK roads
Posted on 11 September 2017

Ford Transit Custom PHEV testing on UK roads

A new sight on the UK road is a series of Ford Transit Custom PHEV vans undergoing road testing. Looking to meet the demands of UK businesses in achieving low emission standards, the vans will be tested by leading UK businesses.


Ford reveals Ford Ranger Black Edition
Posted on 05 September 2017

Ford reveals Ford Ranger Black Edition

Based on the existing Limited specification, Ford has revealed that a special edition of the Ranger is set to hit the road. The Ford Ranger Black Edition will be officially unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show later in the month.


Ford Transit Custom Hybrid set to launch
Posted on 03 August 2017

Ford Transit Custom Hybrid set to launch

Next year is set to see a Ford Transit Custom Hybrid join the Ford commercial vehicle range. With the Transit Custom set to undergo a revision, Ford will take the opportunity to introduce a hybrid commercial vehicle for the first time.


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.


It’s show time at Jennings Ford Transit Centres
Posted on 15 May 2017

It’s show time at Jennings Ford Transit Centres

Time is running out for customers wanting to bag a £500 saving on the popular commercial vehicle range at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


Additional customer savings available at Transit Show Live event
Posted on 10 May 2017

Additional customer savings available at Transit Show Live event

Customer can benefit from additional savings at Jennings Ford Transit Centres when they test drive the latest commercial vehicles at our Transit Show Live events.


Jennings Ford hosts Smart & Tough Test Drive event for commercial customers
Posted on 06 April 2017

Jennings Ford hosts Smart & Tough Test Drive event for commercial customers

Commercial customers at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, are being invited to take part in a test drive event and bag a substantial saving on the popular Ford Ranger model.


London testing for Ford Transit Custom Hybrid
Posted on 24 January 2017

London testing for Ford Transit Custom Hybrid

Continuing Ford’s investment programme in hybrid technology, it has been announced that a programme of 20 Plug-In Hybrid Ford Transit Custom will undergo a yearlong trial on the streets of London.


Colour Editions set to add to Ford Transit Custom range
Posted on 12 January 2017

Colour Editions set to add to Ford Transit Custom range

Increasing the offer to customers at Jennings Ford Transit Centres in Middlesbrough and Gateshead, the Ford Transit Custom has been revealed in new Colour Editions. Special two-tone colour schemes of the award-winning van will help business stand out from others in the market place.


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.


One and Only Transit Event comes to Jennings Ford Transit Centres
Posted on 01 October 2016

One and Only Transit Event comes to Jennings Ford Transit Centres

Customers visiting Jennings Ford Transit Centres, parts of the Jennings Motor Group, can take advantage of an extra £500 saving on the range of award winning new Ford vans thanks to our One and Only Transit Event.


Awesome M-Sport Transit Connect turns heads at Jennings Ford
Posted on 23 June 2016

Awesome M-Sport Transit Connect turns heads at Jennings Ford

Customers visiting Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, are taking advantage of a new eye-catching sport van in the commercial vehicle range. Whether you want to get your business noticed, or to just stand out from the crowd, the limited edition Transit Connect M-Sport fits the bill and it’s on display and available to test drive at Jennings Ford’s Transit Centre on Cargo Fleet Lane in Middlesbrough.