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Jennings Ford Transit Centres prepare for Transit Show Live event
Posted on 24 April 2018

Jennings Ford Transit Centres prepare for Transit Show Live event

Jennings Ford Transit Centres are holding a test drive event with an added extra in store for customers in the market for a new commercial vehicle from the award-winning Ford range.


Fiesta van set to return to Ford commercial range
Posted on 24 April 2018

Fiesta van set to return to Ford commercial range

The next generation of the Ford Fiesta van has been revealed to the public at the 2018 Commercial Vehicle show. To meet the increased demand for small petrol vans, especially for use in city centres, the van returns to the range after a year’s absence.


New versatile Transit Tourneo Custom arrives at Jennings Ford Transit Centre
Posted on 17 April 2018

New versatile Transit Tourneo Custom arrives at Jennings Ford Transit Centre

The latest commercial vehicle to join Ford’s award-winning range, is available at Jennings Ford Transit Centre in Middlesbrough. Officially unveiled at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, the latest revised Transit Tourneo Custom, which is the ideal model for business or leisure, is on display and available to test drive at the group’s Cargo Fleet Lane dealership.


Transit Show Live returning to Jennings Ford Transit Centres
Posted on 13 April 2018

Transit Show Live returning to Jennings Ford Transit Centres

To celebrate the launch of new additions to the award-winning Ford commercial range, Transit Show Live events are returning to Jennings Ford Transit Centres. Between Friday 27 April and Monday 7 May 2018, visitors can experience the latest Ford offering and discover the latest Ford technology.


Ford set to reveal new models at Commercial Vehicle Show
Posted on 12 April 2018

Ford set to reveal new models at Commercial Vehicle Show

The Commercial Vehicle Show 2018 is set to see Ford reveal the next generation of its commercial range. The leading industry show that attracts around 21,000 business visitors annually will be held at the NEC between Tuesday 24 and Thursday 26 April 2018.


New Ford Transit Connect to join Ford commercial range
Posted on 21 March 2018

New Ford Transit Connect to join Ford commercial range

With a sophisticated new look and improved technology, the New Ford Transit Connect moves the award-winning van to the next level. Set to join the Ford commercial range later in 2018, the New Ford Transit Connect perfectly blends load capacity with comfort.


New Ford Transit Courier set for Jennings Ford Transit Centre
Posted on 21 March 2018

New Ford Transit Courier set for Jennings Ford Transit Centre

Spring 2018 will see the New Ford Transit Courier added to the latest Ford commercial vehicle range at Jennings Ford Transit Centres. With stylish headlamps, redesigned interior and clever stowage, the award-winning Ford Transit Courier is taken to the next level.


New Transit Custom 2018 arrives at Jennings Ford Transit Centre
Posted on 19 March 2018

New Transit Custom 2018 arrives at Jennings Ford Transit Centre

Jennings Ford Transit Centre, part of Jennings Motor Group, has taken delivery of the bold new facelifted Transit Custom model, ahead of its official launch.


Darkest town in the world is light work for new Ford Ranger Black Edition
Posted on 30 January 2018

Darkest town in the world is light work for new Ford Ranger Black Edition

Located in the Arctic Circle on the island of Svalbard, the small town of Longyearbyen is pitch black for a total of 110 years every year. With sub-zero temperatures of up to an average low of -26.6, the population of 2,144 face treacherous roads due to the lack of light.


Facelift Ford Ranger revealed at Detroit Motor show
Posted on 16 January 2018

Facelift Ford Ranger revealed at Detroit Motor show

The Detroit Motor Show has seen Ford reveal an updated version of the Ford Ranger. Set to be released in 2019, the next generation will take the award-winning pick-up to the next level. Jennings Ford Transit Centre takes a look at what can be expected.


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.