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New Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupé unveiled ahead of 2020 market arrival in Ireland

Mercedes-Benz is set to introduce 22 new models on to the Irish market in 2020, and the German carmaker has unveiled one that will be amongst them – a new GLE Coupé whose introduction is accompanied by an ultra-sporty stablemate,

Rare Aston Martin sells for well over £2.3 million

A rare Aston Martin DB4GT Lightweight lit up Bonhams Bond Street Sale in London yesterday. It is one of only nine examples produced sold for nearly £2.4 million Sterling.

World distance record set for a hydrogen-powered vehicle

French aeronaut and president of the Solar Impulse Foundation, Bertrand Piccard has broken the world record for the longest distance traveled in a hydrogen-powered vehicle on a single refuelling.

All-new Mercedes-Benz GLB compact SUV on the way

With the launch of their new GLB, which is due to arrive here early next year, Mercedes-Benz has raised its SUV range offering to an entirely new level of desirability. Its appeal has been made even greater with the availability

New 2020 Toyota C-HR self-charging hybrid model

The new C-HR will be offered as a purely self-charging hybrid model when it arrives here next month (mid-November). Prices start from €30,650.

Putting the new R in Volkswagen

Lap times on Saturdays and school runs during the week is what the performance brand ‘Volkswagen R’ purports to represent the sportiest models in the Volkswagen portfolio. Since 2002, the R models have been at home on race tracks throughout

Suzuki’s third generation Swift compact supermini

Suzuki launched their new Swift here two years ago as its all new global compact supermini. Now, Suzuki tells us that the latest Swift represents an automotive advancement aimed at uplifting the driver through succession, evolution and innovation. The entry

New Peugeot 208 due here in January 2020

Peugeot Ireland says that it will introduce the all-new 208 to Dealer showrooms here next January. It promises to be available from launch with a choice of petrol, diesel or electric powertrains. Peugeot adds that the new 208 brings to

48 cars eligible for 2020 Continental Irish Car of the Year

A field of 48 candidates for the Continental Irish Car of the Year 2020 Awards was announced today. The winner of the coveted title will be revealed at a gala event in The Westin Hotel, Dublin, on Thursday November 7.

New Skoda Superb goes on sale

The new Skoda Superb, the brand’s flagship model goes on sale this Saturday. It was first launched back in Ireland in 2001 and has become one of the brands bestselling models with over 18,000 units currently on Irish roads. The