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This is the time of year most drivers realise their car isn’t quite as good as it should be in the snow. If you’ve got a rear wheel drive, like a Mercedes or BMW, you will be really feeling it! Winter tyres are of course the ideal solution but that can seem expensive for a... read more

Have you seen the light?

Now the days are getting shorter most of us will soon drive to and from work in darkness. Recently I’ve seen more and more cars with lights out, sometimes I think motorists just don’t realise how dangerous this is! Of the combinations of lamps out the most dangerous is when the offside or drivers side... read more

Motor Smart Success

We had an amazing attendance at last night’s Motor Smart Women (our free course for female drivers). Despite the chilly Autumn weather we soon got warm checking oil and tyres at quite a pace! Nearly 30 of Britain’s finest female motorists got stuck into learning a little more about their cars and what keeps them... read more

Motor Smart Women

We are pleased to announce our next Motor Smart Women free motorists course for all female drivers who want to know a little more about car safety, maintenance and avoiding dreaded break downs. The course is free and it will be held at Motor Marque on Thursday 25th October 2012 at 6.30pm until 9.00pm ,... read more

Getting into Gear- A Used Car Buying Guide

Buying a second hand car can be a scary proposition for most people, with large sums of cash being exchanged for something you possibly know little about! Even more so if you choose to buy privately or from an individual, mainly because you really have no guarantees in place. That doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be... read more

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Motor Marque owner Mark Frankland gives his frank opinion on all things motor related, from petrol prices to potholes & repairs.

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Wood Industrial Estate,
West Park, Leeds LS16 6QE

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Motor Marque MD, Mark Frankland regularly appears as an expert commentator on driving and car maintenance programmes on both the BBC and Channel 4.

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