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Help maximise the overall range performance of your electric vehicle. As electric vehicles are becoming more and more popular we are working alongside Ford in supplying you with the latest tips and recommendations to maximise the range of your electric vehicles in cold temperatures. The following tips will help keep you comfortable and relaxed about the…

John Darke Ltd is a family-run business that has been trading since 1946 and prides itself on offering a fair, open and personal approach to doing business. Based in the historic market town of Louth we offer a full range of new Ford Cars, an extensive stock of Ford and Volvo used vehicles, alongside a…

The Smartest, Most Capable and Most Versatile Ranger Ever! Ford have just announced the release of the newest version of their ever popular pick-up truck, the Ranger. Order books are set to open late 2022 with customer delivery in early 2023!  

SARAH TURNS 50! On Friday 12th November our much loved Accounts Assistant Sarah Shufflebotham hits the big 5-0! We are celebrating today before she takes a much deserved long weekend to make the most of all her birthday celebrations! Happiest of Birthdays Sarah!  

Name: Daniel Stephenson Job Title: Parts Manager Time in Motor Trade: 10 Years! Hobbies: Playing guitar with a local band Favourite Food: Hunters Chicken Best Gadget: Alexa to control the light and plugs First Car: Citroen Saxo Favourite Car in the Ford Range: Focus RS Interesting Fact/Best Achievement: Completed Couch to 5K, then ran a…

It’s important to look after your vehicle all-year round, especially in the Winter months. Ensure your Ford is working at it’s best with our comprehensive Ford Winter Check. For just £40 recommended retail price, the Ford Winter Check includes: A Ford Video Check, a 30-point vehicle health check so you can see exactly what your Ford-trained…

TAKE TIME TO ENJOY AN EXTENDED TEST DRIVE IN NOVEMBER Take time to really get to know your next choice of Ford car by taking advantage of our 24-Hour Test Drive promotion on selected vehicles across the range throughout November. What’s more, if you decide to buy before 31st December, you can enjoy 0% APR finance on Ford…

After 48 years of loyal service Peter Ashley retired today, on his 65 birthday. Peter (seated) joined John Darke Ltd in 1973 and initially worked on the petrol forecourt. After working his way through different roles he finished his career as the Parts Manager. This is a role many of our loyal customers will recognise…

BODYSHOP TECHNICIAN VACANCY We have a rare opportunity for a proven Bodyshop Technician to join our successful bodyshop team. Working with both paint and panel repair the successful candidate will have a proven track record within the industry, work to the highest standard, have passion for delivering great customer service and a desire to succeed.…

MUSTANG MACH-E. THE ALL-ELECTRIC SUV. Introducing the Mustang Mach-E: Ford’s first all-electric SUV. Beautifully sculpted design, state-of the-art technologies, and a maximum electric driving range of 379 miles. The Mustang Mach-E is an electric SUV that delivers instant acceleration, with the GT model capable of 0-62mph in just 3.7 seconds. Get ready to fall in love with driving…

MUSTANG MACH-E. THE ALL-ELECTRIC SUV. Introducing the Mustang Mach-E: Ford’s first all-electric SUV. Beautifully sculpted design, state-of the-art technologies, and a maximum electric driving range of 379 miles The Mustang Mach-E is an electric SUV that delivers instant acceleration, with the GT model capable of 0-62mph in just 3.7 seconds. From advanced driver assistance technologies, to next level…