Meet our team

Meet our team

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Michael Friel - Director

What was your first car?

1968 Mini Cooper

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

New BMW X5 in 2011 - I lost a lot of money when I went to sell it at 10-months old!

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

1972 Aston Martin DBS

Favourite food?

Indian

Favourite place?

Bamburgh

Favourite quote?

"Building our reputation on service & quality"

Favourite band or artist?

Kaiser Chiefs

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Too embarrassing to share! Let's go with falling asleep on a train and waking up 60 miles from home!

Worst habit?

Spending money on shoes...

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Martin Scott - Manager

What was your first car?

MG BGT

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

Ford Escort Sport - swapped it for my BMW 3 series and had nothing but trouble with it.

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 (Eleanor)

Favourite food?

Meat

Favourite place?

Anywhere with Sun and a beach

Favourite quote?

"Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain't about how hard ya hit. It's about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward. That's how winning is done!"

Favourite band or artist?

5 seconds of summer (at the moment)

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Asking for directions to a restaurant, right outside the restaurant I was looking for

Worst habit?

Leaving Cups of Coffee around

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Paul Wilkes - Vehicle Assessor / quality controller

What was your first car?

Vauxhall Nova

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

Peugeot 106, had to replace head gasket around 3 times

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

Bugatti Veyron

Favourite food?

Anything Un-healthy

Favourite place?

Home

Favourite quote?

I'll think about that one

Favourite band or artist?

Dire Straits

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Reversed brothers car when I was younger and took the door off in front of everyone

Worst habit?

Eating junk food

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Matt Gall - Detailer/Sales

What was your first car?

Ford Fiesta 1.2 Zetec S

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

Astra VXR - it broke down a lot

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

McClaren F1

Favourite food?

Indian

Favourite place?

Indian

Favourite quote?

"This time next year Rodders, we'll be millionaires"

Favourite band or artist?

The Verve

What is your most embarrassing moment?

getting my legs waxed for charity

Worst habit?

Talking too much!

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Dave Wild - Detailer/Sales

What was your first car?

Mini

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

VW Polo - don't know why but I kept getting funny looks when driving it!

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

I'd buy a bike instead... maybe a Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R!

Favourite food?

Pizza

Favourite place?

Greece

Favourite quote?

"Do it later"

Favourite band or artist?

Kasabian

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Apologising for something in assembly back in school

Worst habit?

Watching TV

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Christina O'connor - Admin

What was your first car?

Peugeot

Worst car you have ever bought? Why?

Fiat Punto - I just didn't like it!

If you were to buy any car in the world, what would it be?

Ferrari

Favourite food?

Indian, Italian, or Mexican

Favourite place?

Barcelona

Favourite quote?

"All our dreams can come true if we have the bravery to persue them"

Favourite band or artist?

Bob Marley

What is your most embarrassing moment?

Never had any!

Worst habit?

I don't have any, I am perfect haha!