Motoring

Official statistics released this week by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that the total new car registrations for the month of August were up 3.5% (5,932) when compared to August 2017 (5,729). Registrations year to date are...
Volkswagen in transition: the company is speeding up the development of its ecosystem with its own software know-how and the strength of external partners. The automobile will evolve into a central hub in the Internet of Things. “We have a...
Following the announcement of their highest ever market share – 7.2% for the first half of 2018 – ŠKODA Ireland’s dealer network is seeking to recruit 24 apprentice technicians, across 17 dealerships. This recruitment campaign is the result of continued...
After recording a national drop in figures in claims involving uninsured or untraced vehicles during the first 7 months of 2018, the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) believes the strategy they introduced for fighting fraud is impacting on...
It was shortly after the first post-war Christmas 1945 that the first of the Volkswagen Type 1 – the model which, as the Beetle, would subsequently be sold more than 21 million times – rolled off the production line. By...
Audi introduces the new e-tron, an electric SUV designed with efficiency in mind. Three different methods of energy recuperation combined in one vehicle for the first time: the Audi e-tron lives on the cutting edge of driving efficiency. With manual...
The latest generation of the new Mazda6 Saloon and Tourer showcases a comprehensive range of carefully considered revisions and enhancements which cement the company flagship's rightful position at the head of the Mazda model range. Starting from €31,945 and...
The new Polo GTI is now on sale in Volkswagen dealerships nationwide. This latest-generation Polo GTI puts out 200 PS from its 2.0-litre TSI petrol engine and is fitted with a 6-speed DSG gearbox as standard and boasts a...
The first model of the latest all new Ford GT has arrived in Ireland. The all new GT is the latest version of Ford’s ultra-high-performance supercar that features rear-wheel drive, a mid-mounted engine, and a sleek,aerodynamic, lightweight carbon fibre...
Subaru Ireland are delighted to announce they have signed a deal with TG4 making Subaru the official car partner to the National Irish Language Public Service Broadcaster. Subaru will provide vehicles to the TG4 Outside Broadcast Social Media and Outside...
The all-new Ford Focus has been awarded the maximum 5-star safety rating by independent crash test authority Euro NCAP – one of the first vehicles to be awarded the highest rating under new, more stringent Euro NCAP testing protocols. Focus...
ŠKODA Ireland has announced this week, a market share of 7.2%, for the first half of 2018, which marks the highest ever market share by the brand and puts them a step closer to their strategic objective of becoming...
Official statistics released by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that the total new car registrations for the month of June were down 10.4% (1,255) when compared to June 2017 (1,400). Registrations year to date are...
FIAT Ireland are offering customers welcome bonuses of up to €6,000 or 0% APR finance on selected models until 31st July, 2018. Whether you are a new or returning customer FIAT can offer you cash savings of up to €6,000 through...
Technology that was first developed for fighter jets is helping to improve the driving experience for the all-new Focus – that offers Ford’s first Head-up display for Europe. The display will make it easier for drivers to keep their eyes...
The latest Mercedes-Benz range of Sprinter panel vans has arrived on the market here, priced from €21,950, excluding taxes and charges. The large, high-spec, high-tech Sprinter is said to bring new levels of intelligent connectivity, superior comfort and – for the first...

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