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Joe Duffy Group acquires Motor Park Athlone

The Joe Duffy Group is set to acquire Motor Park Athlone, subject to competition authority approval, which if granted, is expected to be completed by mid-March 2018. Commenting on the proposed sale, Gavin Hydes, Group CEO at the Joe Duffy

Simon Delaney becomes 2018 Subaru Brand Ambassador for Neary’s Lusk

Simon Delaney, the Irish actor, director and television presenter has become a Subaru brand ambassador for Neary’s Lusk in North County Dublin. The well-known Bachelor’s Walk star was delighted to collect his new Subaru XV Crossover from Neary’s Lusk. “Huge

New Mercedes-Benz A-Class – prepares for Irish arrival

Mercedes-Benz has lifted the covers off its all-new A-class, latest in a generation of cars that the german manufacturer believes will redefine modern luxury in the compact class. Set to be one of the crowd-pleasing attractions at the Geneva Motor

Renault continues support for partner Pieta House

Renault Group Ireland and its network of 28 dealerships around the country raised €5,000 for charity partner Pieta House during its recent Open Week. During this period, dealerships donated €5 for every test drive taken across the Renault and Dacia

Native Irish fleet lowest since 2006 as imports soar

Vehicle history and data expert Cartell.ie has reported that the size of the native Irish fleet is now at its lowest level since March 2006 (1.78 million) as imports soar (488k). The size of the native fleet (vehicles first registered

Citroën focuses on feel good Monday

Just as we have waved selection boxes goodbye for breakfast and have embarked on our “new year, new me” challenges, it’s no wonder that the new year novelty is starting to wear off. So much so, that surveys show that

Ferrari F2004 to feature at Autosport International

The Ferrari F2004 – one of the most dominant cars in Formula One history – is set to take pride of place on the main Ferrari feature at Europe’s biggest pre-season motorsport show, Autosport International. Winning 15 F1 races throughout

New Mercedes-Benz appointments provide foundation for future growth’


Mercedes-Benz has expanded its sales organisation with the opening of three new dealerships in Dublin, Galway and Wexford, and in the redevelopment of two longstanding dealerships – in Ballsbridge and Athlone – both of which have been remodelled and expanded

New Mondeo Hybrid Electric Vehicle coming to Ireland

Ford Ireland is adding its first Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) car to its line up with the arrival of the new Ford Mondeo HEV in January 2018. Available now to order, the new Mondeo HEV is based on a 4-door

Kia Motors Ireland Releases Emotional Christmas Video “The Gift”

Kia Motors recently created an emotional Christmas video titled “The Gift” which reminds us that “family is the best gift” and urges us to build lasting memories with our loved ones. The one to deliver the message is a Labrador