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Save an extra £500 with a SEAT Test Drive
Posted on 01 November 2017

Save an extra £500 with a SEAT Test Drive

Visitors to Jennings SEAT can save an extra £500 simply by taking a test drive. Between 1 November 2017 and 4 December 2017, discover the award-winning SEAT range to make the saving. Available on all retail order, now is the time to try something new.


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.


All-new super Stonic arrives at Jennings Kia
Posted on 31 October 2017

All-new super Stonic arrives at Jennings Kia

Motorists across Wearside and Teesside can now test drive Kia’s very first CUV model – the all-new Stonic – at Jennings Kia. The group’s new dealership on Stadium Way in Sunderland, the Parsons Road branch in Washington, and the Concorde Way site in Stockton, have taken delivery of the latest urban crossover model to join the popular Kia range.


All-New SEAT Arona impresses on Auto Express Review
Posted on 30 October 2017

All-New SEAT Arona impresses on Auto Express Review

Ahead of it’s the official launch weekend between Friday 17 November and Sunday 19 November 2017, leading motoring publication Auto Express has road tested the All-New SEAT Arona. Jennings Motor Group takes a look at what Auto Express thought.


Mazda previews Kai concept at Tokyo Motor Show
Posted on 26 October 2017

Mazda previews Kai concept at Tokyo Motor Show

The 2017 Tokyo Motor Show has seen Mazda unveil a stunning Kai Concept vehicle. Said to be based on the next generation of the Mazda3 that is due to be released in 2019, it demonstrates Kodo design at its best.


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.


New Ford EcoSport coming soon to Jennings Ford
Posted on 24 October 2017

New Ford EcoSport coming soon to Jennings Ford

Jennings Ford is set to take delivery of the new Ford EcoSport, the latest addition to the award-winning Ford SUV range. Arriving early in 2018 the Ford EcoSport perfectly blends a stunning design with exceptional practicality.


Motability Open Doors Events coming to Jennings Ford
Posted on 24 October 2017

Motability Open Doors Events coming to Jennings Ford

Whether you are new to the Motability scheme or an existing customer, Jennings Ford is hosting Motability Open Doors Events throughout our Ford dealerships. Between 10 -12 November 2017, our Motability experts will be on hand to find the perfect Ford Motability car for your individual motoring requirements.


SEAT Arona launch event coming to Jennings SEAT
Posted on 23 October 2017

SEAT Arona launch event coming to Jennings SEAT

Ahead of the official launch of the All-New SEAT Arona SUV, Jennings SEAT is hosting an exclusive launch event weekend. Between Friday 17 November and Sunday 19 November 2017, visitors will have the first opportunity to get up close and personal to the stunning SUV.


Jennings Motor Group launches new Mazda dealership in Sunderland
Posted on 19 October 2017

Jennings Motor Group launches new Mazda dealership in Sunderland

Jennings Motor Group has further expanded its business in the North East region, with the opening of a new Mazda dealership in Sunderland. Jennings Motor Group opened its new dealership, adjacent to Sunderland Football Club’s Stadium of Light on Stadium Way in Sunderland, on Monday 16th October.


Jennings Motor Group launches new Kia dealership in Sunderland
Posted on 19 October 2017

Jennings Motor Group launches new Kia dealership in Sunderland

Jennings Motor Group has further expanded its business in the North East region, with the opening of a new Kia dealership in Sunderland. The motor dealer group marked the official opening with a VIP event at the new dealership, which is located adjacent to Sunderland Football Club’s Stadium of Light on Stadium Way in Sunderland.


New Jennings Kia and Mazda dealership officially opens in Sunderland
Posted on 17 October 2017

New Jennings Kia and Mazda dealership officially opens in Sunderland

A new dealership, creating jobs for local people, has opened in Sunderland for Jennings Motor Group. The motor dealer group marked the official opening with a VIP event at the new dealership, which is located adjacent to Sunderland Football Club’s Stadium of Light on Stadium Way in Sunderland.


All-New Ford Fiesta wins MPG Marathon Challenge
Posted on 17 October 2017

All-New Ford Fiesta wins MPG Marathon Challenge

The All-New Ford Fiesta has been named the Most Efficient (Overall) entry at the 2017 MPG Marathon competition. Using a 1.5TDCi (120PS) engine version of the legendary car, drivers Ian McKean and Paul Clifton achieved a staggering overall MPG figure of 122.01 over the 354 mile course.


SUV Weekender event at Jennings Ford
Posted on 10 October 2017

SUV Weekender event at Jennings Ford

Motorists are being invited to test drive the popular SUV range this weekend at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


SEAT Arona available to order at Jennings SEAT now
Posted on 09 October 2017

SEAT Arona available to order at Jennings SEAT now

Set to arrive at Jennings SEAT next month, the official order book for the All-New SEAT Arona has opened. Complementing the multi-award winning SEAT Ateca, the Arona has a starting RRP of £16,555 and is available in a range of impressive specifications.


Transfer to Jennings SEAT is on the cards for dedicated Dave
Posted on 09 October 2017

Transfer to Jennings SEAT is on the cards for dedicated Dave

A loyal and dedicated member of staff at Jennings Motor Group, is adding another string to his bow after transferring to work in sales at the company’s SEAT franchise in Middlesbrough.


Extra £1,000 saving available with Jennings SEAT Daylight Saving Event
Posted on 09 October 2017

Extra £1,000 saving available with Jennings SEAT Daylight Saving Event

Visitors to Jennings SEAT can benefit from an extra £1,000 saving on any new SEAT car throughout October 2017. On top of all existing offers available across the latest SEAT range to get the additional saving simply visit seat.co.uk and download your special £1,000 voucher.*


Jennings Motor Group expands business with new commercial truck facility
Posted on 09 October 2017

Jennings Motor Group expands business with new commercial truck facility

Jennings Motor Group has expanded its commercial business in Teesside, following the acquisition of Nesmo Truck Bodies.


Lee’s loyalty reaps rewards at Jennings Ford
Posted on 05 October 2017

Lee’s loyalty reaps rewards at Jennings Ford

A member of staff at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has been rewarded for two decades of loyalty to the company.