Category Archives: Events

Summer of Events


The summer is always a wonderful time for those of us that enjoy motoring and simply love our cars. For a start it’s good fun taking your beloved vehicle out for a drive on a hot summer’s day, particularly if you happen to own a project car – something you’re slowly renovating for example. Make sure you’ve got some motor insurance and get out there on the roads to enjoy what little summer sun we […]

The Latest Offering from Jaguar

It’s been a busy week at the Beijing Motor Show with a multitude of new cars being unveiled to the Chinese market, and Jaguar took the opportunity to release further details about their latest instalment; the F-type.
Is the F-type set to be a successor to the unprecedented E-type Jaguar from the 60s? Well, at first glances, you can indeed see some vague similarities thanks to the sleek design of the new car and the oval shaped […]

Geneva Motor Show


The Geneva Motor Show 2012 is in full swing this week. It’s the first big motor show of the year and so the first chance for this year’s big names to show off their latest models and concepts. The most exciting of the new cars to be displayed at this year’s show has to be the new Ferrari F12 Berlinetta.
Ferrari F12 Berlinetta
It’s the new flagship model that will replace the 599 and come packed with […]

A Petrol Head’s Day Out


Yesterday, a day out with the family prompted a long overdue trip back to Beaulieu Motor Museum located in the heart of the New Forest National Park. I remember visiting it once as a youngster, however it was great to return and get up close with some of the most famous and beautiful cars of all time.
’96 F1 Legends
My personal highlight was the 1996 Formula One Cars, and in particular, the Ferrari F310 – Michael Schumacher’s […]

Excitement for the Year Already High


Here at MotorQuoteDirect we like to keep you up to date with all the latest in the motor industry, and at the start of a New Year it only seems right that we should look ahead to the fun and games that will inevitably be had this year in the world of motoring.
Petrol heads (including myself) all around the UK will be eagerly anticipating a whole host of motorsport events and new car launches this […]