COVID – 19, Wingrove Motor Company.
From Monday June 1st, our Silverlink, Wallsend showroom will be re-opened for Sales and Service, Monday – Sunday our normal hours.
Our Cramlington Bodyshop will also be open its normal hours from Monday June 1st.
Our West Road & Ashington sites will be open for Sales for booked appointments only from Saturday 13th June. They will remain closed for Servicing. Updates on their full re-opening will be communicated through our website and social media channels.
From 30 March 2020, MOT due dates for cars, motorcycles and light vans will be extended by 6 months. This is being done to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Check Gov.uk for further information
If your MOT is due to expire before the 30th of March further information is available here: Gov.uk
If your vehicle tax is due and currently cant re-tax due to MOT expiry, you can tax your vehicle as soon as your MOT due date has been updated and extended by 6 months. DVLA are currently updating them, so keep checking back if your new due date MOT is not yet showing. Please check your MOT expiry here: Gov.uk
Your MOT expiry will be updated by DVLA if your vehicle’s MOT expiry date is on or after 30 March 2020.
If you had a service booking prior to the lockdown we are now contacting customers, to book them in.
If you are experiencing issues such as financial difficulty as a result of the pandemic then please contact your relevant finance company, to understand what options are available. Follow the below links to go to their main Covid-19 support page:
PSA Finance Please visit PSA Finance for further information
Blackhorse Please visit Blackhorse Finance for further information
Mann Island Please visit Mann Island Finance for further information
New Vehicle Delivery
Any customers with a vehicle on order that was scheduled for delivery in March, we are currently working our way through the orders to contact you when we have any further information and to arrange delivery where possible.
If you are coming to the end of you lease, the lease will be automatically extended for six months. There will be no need for you to contact Motability; and you will continue to be insured. This applies to all vehicles within 3 months of their renewal date.
At this time Motability are unable to process any further orders or new applications to the Scheme.