CCA Sales Success

By |2018-12-05T11:13:03+00:00December 5th, 2018|Automotive, News, PR, Red Marlin|

As you heard last week, we were in attendance at Classic Car Auctions for their final sale of 2018 at the Warwickshire Event Centre at the weekend. Red Marlin provided on site PR and social media support throughout the sale. Mulled wine, mince pies and hot chocolate were on offer throughout the day with Christmas [...]

Hats on at Red Marlin for good cause

By |2018-10-10T12:56:05+00:00October 10th, 2018|Automotive, News, Red Marlin|

The team at automotive PR specialists Red Marlin have donned a variety of hats to support Hats on 4 Ben as part of today’s World Mental Health Day. Everyone at the Leamington Spa based agency also dug deep into their pockets (with some moths flying out of a few wallets) and gave a donation to [...]

A Classic weekend for team Red Marlin

By |2018-07-26T15:09:10+00:00July 26th, 2018|Automotive, News, Red Marlin|

Red Marlin’s team of PR and digital specialists was in the thick of the action last weekend at Silverstone circuit as it helped a number of clients make the most of their presence at the Silverstone Classic Festival. As the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival, the event attracted more than 100,000 visitors across three [...]

House style guides: Consistency is key

By |2018-05-30T09:09:29+00:00May 30th, 2018|Automotive, Blog|

When running a business it’s important to keep a regular style throughout your work, making sure the voice of your business is consistent is important. There’s no point building up a reputation as a smart professional business then trying to get ‘down with da kids’ on your social media. Your company needs to all be [...]

Top tips for automotive writers

By |2018-05-09T16:51:50+00:00May 9th, 2018|Automotive, Blog, PR, Red Marlin|

Writing about cars for a living seems like a dream job, you picture yourself in the latest super car, drifting round corners, smoking tyres and burning rubber with a closed race track all to yourself. But there is one issue with this dream image in your head, where does the writing come into it? Many [...]

12 years and ticking

By |2018-01-17T13:36:15+00:00January 17th, 2018|Automotive, Blog, PR, Red Marlin|

Government ministers have just been warned that they have only 12 years to make sure that three-fifths of new cars are electric in order to meet greenhouse gas targets. The caution from the Committee on Climate Change gives those in charge approximately 5,000 days to do the seemingly impossible, given that currently fewer than 5 [...]

It’s not what you know

By |2017-10-17T10:38:34+00:00October 17th, 2017|Automotive, Blog, News, PR, Red Marlin|

Red Marlin prides itself on producing insightful, timely and well-written press releases on behalf of its clients. However, that’s only half the story which contributes to Red Marlin’s success in gaining column inch after column inch across influential trade publications, popular consumer magazines and national newspapers. That’s because even the most hard-hitting, fascinating and spell-binding [...]

Is the electric motor the way forward for classic cars?

By |2017-09-11T13:43:30+00:00September 11th, 2017|Automotive, Blog|

Jaguar Land Rover has been full of surprises in the last month. In the wake of the Government’s announcement that it intends to ban new petrol and diesel cars from 2040, JLR joined Volvo and announced that it all new models will be electrified from 2020. And then the JLR Classic division rolled out the [...]

Is Amazon the future of selling cars?

By |2017-07-20T12:24:06+00:00July 20th, 2017|Automotive, Blog, Digital|

There’s no doubt that ‘digital’ is reshaping the automotive industry, and retail in particular is undergoing a transformation. Recently we’ve seen the first Rockar ‘digital stores’ cropping up in shopping centers offering ‘the new way to buy a car’, adopted by the likes of Hyundai, Jaguar Land Rover and Audi. The digital stores swap spacious, [...]