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Icona Vulcano to make UK debut in September

The Icona Vulcano will make its UK debut this September in Lonodon at Salon Privé. Icona was established in 2010 and launched with an electric concept car the Fuselage, which was a finalist at the 27th Festival Automobile International in

RSA warns on unofficial driving test websites

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is renewing its warning to anyone booking a driving test online to do so only on the RSA’s official driving test website . And anyone booking a driver theory test online to do so

Mazda6 with SKYACTIV-D Clean Diesel engine wins at Indianapolis

A diesel powered Mazda6 with a SKYACTIV-D Clean Diesel engine has won the Grand-am-Brickyard in the GX class at Indianapolis last weekend. Mazda was the only entry in the race with a diesel engine.

Joe Duffy Motors appointed BMW i agent

Joe Duffy Motors has been appointed BMW i Agent for Ireland. Joe Duffy Motors will supply and support BMW i, the company’s sub-brand featuring electric drive systems and premium mobility services. From launch this November, Joe Duffy Motors will exclusively

New Peugeot 2008 now on sale

Now on sale in Ireland, the new Peugeot 2008 capitalises on Peugeot’s expertise acquired from the 3008 Crossover and builds on the success of the Peugeot 208, Irish Small Car of the Year 2013.

Ford Fiesta 1.0-litre EcoBoost wins Women’s World Car of the Year

The new Ford Fiesta 1.0-litre EcoBoost has won the 2013 Women’s World Car of the Year after judges praised its “high-end look and feel” and fuel efficiency, and placed it ahead of shortlisted finalists that included the Audi Allroad, Range

Toyota Ireland launches new affordable servicing plan

Toyota Ireland has launched  a new affordable way to spread the cost of vehicle servicing across low monthly payments from as little as €14 per month.

HB Dennis Airside appointed SsangYong dealer

HB Dennis Airside Ltd has been appointed Main Dealer for SsangYong cars. The Korean company has re-entered the Irish market with plans to launch three new model ranges by the end of 2013. 

New Škoda Rapid Spaceback unveiled

Škoda has unveiled the first pictures of the Škoda Rapid Spaceback. The latest addition from the Czech car manufacturer continues the most comprehensive model offensive in the company’s history. Positioned between the Fabia and the Octavia the Rapid Spaceback will

New Škoda Octavia RS goes on sale

The new Škoda Octavia RS is now available to order in Ireland. The model, which has something of a cult following in Ireland has been a huge success for Škoda here and this third-generation of the car is the most