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Team to collect 500 bags of winter woollies in 10 days

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has once again partnered with the Dublin Simon Community, assisting them with their festive winter woolly bag-run campaign. Approximately 20 Enterprise employees have volunteered to travel to companies and organisations around Dublin over a 10-day period to collect

Sandyford Motor Centre appointed main Peugeot dealers

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, has appointed Sandyford Motor Centre to the Peugeot dealer network. Fronted by Dealer Principal, Bruce Soraghan, Sandyford Motor Centre is now retailing the full line-up of Peugeot passenger cars and light commercial vehicles,

Reen’s Rathmore crowned kings of the kingdom

Reen’s Rathmore, main Peugeot dealers for Co. Kerry, have been crowned Peugeot dealers of the year 2017. The presentation was made to dealer principals, John and Tim Reen, at a glittering dealer dinner in the Powerscourt Hotel Resort and Spa,

Toyota partners with Paralympics Ireland

Toyota Ireland has been unveiled as an official partner to Paralympics Ireland and to the 2020 and 2024 Irish Paralympic teams. The announcement builds on Toyota’s worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partnerships in the mobility category. Toyota has also announced brand

What Car? Used Car of the Year Awards winners

The What Car? Used Car of the Year Award winners have been announced. You can argue that the Irish market is similar to that of the much bigger UK in the availability of models and which cars that motorists like.

Car manufacturing and cancer treatment are subject of a unique ideas exchange at Ford

After being diagnosed with cancer, Mike Butler was fascinated by the process through which patients were treated – but saw an opportunity to introduce practices from the car manufacturing facility, where he works, so that it might run more smoothly.

Mercedes-Benz appoints seven X-Class pickup dealers

Mercedes-Benz has announced the appointment of seven main dealers to represent the all-new Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup, sales of which will commence after its introduction to the market later this month. They are Sligo based Connolly Motor Group, Cork Truck Services,

New ship doubles Irish Ferries sailings to France next summer

Irish Ferries tells us of the new sailings schedule it will introduce following the arrival in mid-2018 of its new 55,000 tonnes cruise ferry W. B. Yeats currently being built in Germany. This will double their summer departures to France.

Motorists warned of Hallowe’en driving dangers

In advance of the October Bank Holiday weekend and Hallowe’en, AA Ireland is warning motorists to exercise additional caution while driving as conditions worsen over the coming weeks. While there is little risk of significant weather events currently, the changing

Skoda Ireland reveals new product and customer incentives

Skoda Ireland has revealed its new product and customer incentives as part of its 181 sales event, which is being rolled out at dealers nationwide from now until the end of the month. The event will see two new model