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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.


Mazda MX-5 concepts revealed at SEMA Show
Posted on 03 November 2016

Mazda MX-5 concepts revealed at SEMA Show

Hot on the heels of the new Mazda MX-5 FR, Mazda have revealed two new concepts at the legendary SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Both the RF Kuro and Speedster Evolution concepts are a vital part of Mazda’s programme of reducing weight without effecting driving experience.


New Kia Stinger spied undergoing testing
Posted on 03 November 2016

New Kia Stinger spied undergoing testing

Ahead of the expected launch in 2017, the new Kia Stinger has been photographed undergoing road testing. With the obligatory camouflaged exterior and blacked out windows, the concept was first shown at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.


Mitsubishi team up with England Rugby as Performance Partner
Posted on 02 November 2016

Mitsubishi team up with England Rugby as Performance Partner

As England build up towards the next Rugby World Cup in 2019, they will be supported by Mitsubishi as the Official Performance Partner. Supporting all levels of England Rugby from Under 18s through to the 1st team, the partnership will also recognise the backing given to grassroots rugby.


New Mazda CX-5 teaser image released
Posted on 01 November 2016

New Mazda CX-5 teaser image released

Ahead of its world debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show later in the year, Mazda has released a teaser image of the all new Mazda CX-5. Set to be released in 2018, the new design will continue Mazda’s award winning Kodo design.


2017 SEAT Leon revealed
Posted on 24 October 2016

2017 SEAT Leon revealed

Focusing on technology and improving engine efficiency, the new 2017 SEAT Leon is following on from the successful launch of the new SEAT Ateca. Incorporating the whole SEAT Leon range including the Cupra, X-Perience and SC, the new updates also see the quality of the Leon interior improve.


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.


New Kia Picanto spied undergoing testing
Posted on 20 October 2016

New Kia Picanto spied undergoing testing

Set to be released in 2017, the new Kia Picanto has been photographed undergoing testing ahead of the launch. With the obligatory bodywork disguise covering the exterior to keep the final look under wraps, Kia are keeping the Picanto close to their chests.


Lower drink driving limit – say 77% of people
Posted on 19 October 2016

Lower drink driving limit – say 77% of people

A recent survey commissioned by Public Health England has found that 77% of people questioned are in favour of reducing the current drink driving limit. The current maximum of 80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood in England and Wales is one of the highest in the world.


Low rate finance deal on offer at Jennings Mitsubishi
Posted on 19 October 2016

Low rate finance deal on offer at Jennings Mitsubishi

Motorists in the market for a brand new motor are taking advantage of a competitive finance deal on offer at Jennings Mitsubishi, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group. Customers who purchase a brand new Mitsubishi motor at the Cargo Fleet Lane dealership in Middlesbrough, can opt for a 0% deposit and three years’ 0% APR available across the entire new model line-up.


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 Mazda MX-5 RF roof demonstration
Posted on 18 October 2016

New Mazda MX-5 RF roof demonstration

With the launch of the new Mazda MX-5 RF getting closer, Jennings Motor Group has been taking a look at behind the scenes of the mechanics. The video below shows how the roof neatly folds away with the simple press of a button in just 12 seconds.


Kia Telluride concept images revealed
Posted on 18 October 2016

Kia Telluride concept images revealed

Boasting superb technology and including a tool to help jet lag, the new Kia Telluride concept SUV has been revealed at the Orange County Auto Show in California. Keeping quiet about whether it will enter production, the Kia Telluride offers seating for up to seven.


Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Juro added to range
Posted on 17 October 2016

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Juro added to range

Extending the range available for the award winning Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, a new Juro edition has been unveiled. Priced the same as the existing GX3h+, the new Outlander PHEV Juro includes extra equipment for no extra cost.


Free Home Charge Point with new Outlander PHEV SUVs
Posted on 11 October 2016

Free Home Charge Point with new Outlander PHEV SUVs

From 14 October until 28 December 2016 every new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV sold at Jennings Mitsubishi comes with a free Home Charging Point as standard. Worth £199 against previous prices charged, the Chargemaster 16amp unit provides faster charging at home against traditional charging methods.


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.


Optima PHEV set to drive sales at Jennings Kia
Posted on 06 October 2016

Optima PHEV set to drive sales at Jennings Kia

Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has taken delivery of Kia’s first plug-in Hybrid model – the Optima PHEV. Kia’s mission to lower the average CO2 emissions of its range by 25 per cent before the end of the decade has been given a boost with the launch of the company’s first plug-in hybrid model.


Huge discounts and low rate finance available at Jennings Motor Group’s Big Weekend event
Posted on 06 October 2016

Huge discounts and low rate finance available at Jennings Motor Group’s Big Weekend event

Motorists looking to bag a bargain on a quality used motor are being invited to Jennings Motor Group’s branches for a ‘Big Weekend’ event.