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First china-built Volvo S90 saloons arrive in Europe

Volvo Cars has become the first car maker in the world to export China-made cars to Europe by train via China’s new ‘One Belt, One Road’ trade initiative. The first S90 premium saloons, built at its Daqing plant in China,

Scientists develop ultimate experiment using football and fast cars

With the climax of the UEFA Champions League season on the horizon, Nissan – the official global automotive sponsor of the competition – has put football to the ultimate test, assessing whether the thrill of the game is more exciting

Mazda celebrates rotary-powered milestone

  It was a pivotal moment in automobile history when 50 years ago Mazda launched its rotary-powered Mazda Cosmo Sport. The sleek, stylish two-seater marked the beginning of a legacy of innovation that endures to this day – a legacy

Season best for Renault’s Palmer in Monaco

  Renault Sport Formula One Team’s Jolyon Palmer recorded a season best in the recent Monaco Grand Prix, finishing in eleventh position after 78 laps around the most iconic circuit in the Formula 1 galaxy. Jolyon started from P16 and

Dacia to sponsor RTÉ 2FM’s Breakfast Republic

  Dacia Ireland is sponsoring RTÉ 2FM’s breakfast show Breakfast Republic. The car brand will be up with the lark as the sponsorship runs over the next year on the popular programme, which broadcasts from 6am to 10am each weekday

BMW M8 is icing on the cake

Alongside the ongoing development of the standard 8 Series, the engineers at BMW M are also working flat out on the M model. A fully camouflaged, early prototype of the future BMW M8 was unveiled in a driving presentation as

SVO unleashes Jaguar XE SV Project 8

Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) has announced the most powerful, agile and extreme performance Jaguar, the new XE SV Project 8. A prototype version of the 600PS Jaguar sports sedan offering supercar performance recently undertook its debut test

Renault icons take to the track in Monaco

Renault is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Formula 1 debut over the course of this weekend’s Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix. Renault’s Formula 1 debut came at the 1977 British Grand Prix where Jean-Pierre Jabouille unleashed the first-ever turbo-charged

Offers abound in Ford 100 New Century Sales Event

Customers in the market for a new car are also being offered the chance to follow in Henry Ford’s footsteps and sail in luxury across the Atlantic on a Cunard cruise-liner – that is the winning prize in a test-drive

Renault Group 172 Offers – Three is the Magic Number

Renault Ireland is proving the best things come in threes this summer with an amazing offer as we approach the busy 172 period.   Available now across all 28 dealerships, the 172 offer through Renault Bank includes 3% APR finance,