There's always something going on at Hippo - read our latest news below and stay up-to-date with everything that goes on at Lancashire's favourite motor group.
Team Hippo has been seeded 11th in the upcoming Legend Fires North West Stages. Having taken part in both the Riponian Stages and East Riding Stages earlier this year, Legend Fires North West Stages marks the third outing for Team Hippo’s Ford Fiesta R5 – Mark II in 2022. 125 rally cars, seeded and unseeded, will […]View Article
Hippo Motor Group would like to extend congratulations to our five new Senior Account Managers for 2022. Crystal Elwell, Gareth Bunkham, Joanne Oldfield, Jonny Ashworth, and Kamaal Havid qualified for Senior Account Manager status by consistently achieving various targets from January 2021 to January 2022. Senior Account Managers (L-R): Gareth Bunkham, Joanne Oldfield, Crystal Elwell, and […]View Article
We are pleased to announce Alistair Eddleston and Paul Bradshaw as the 2022 inductees into the Hippo Legends scheme. The two received nominations for going above and beyond in their role. In addition they have consistently assisted others in the business and proved to offer invaluable service. “I’ve been involved in many areas of Hippo Motor […]View Article
Changes are afoot as the 2022-23 season of the FIA World Rally Championship kicks off in style with Rallye Monte Carlo today (20/01). The biggest change is the introduction of hybrid powertrains for the first time in rallying. The Rally1 cars used from this season pair a 100kW electric motor and a 3.9kWh battery alongside […]View Article
Having debuted our new rally car last month, Team Hippo descended on the MEM Malton Forest Rally earlier in November. This event was the first time on a gravel track for our our Ford Fiesta R5 – Mark II, offering something unique for the M-Sport built beast to contend with. The Malton Forest Rally, hosted by […]View Article