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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

Winter Driving Tips

As a motorist it is really important to keep your car in top condition especially during the colder months. You can save yourself money, you will be safer on the roads and will save yourself time and hassle. Something you may be comfortable with, some not but you can pick and choose what you want... read more

Time is money

When you drop your car into the garage the experience needs to be as hassle free as possible. Normally you would trek into town bright and early to leave your vehicle with the garage. If you live on the outskirts your return taxi will probably cost you in excess of £15. When it’s time to... read more

Lethal Weapons

We often forget from the comfort of quiet modern cars that we are hurtling along in over a tonne of metal! With blue-tooth, satnav and MP3 players blaring it is easy to become disconnected with reality until, seeing a crash brings you to a halt in more ways than one. I was walking recently on... 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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