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First plug-in hybrid Skoda available in Ireland in 2020

Skoda’s first plug-in hybrid, the Superb iV, will arrive in Ireland next year and will be priced from €41,850. Only 250 units of the Superb iV will be made available in Ireland in 2020. The car has a power output

Volkswagen T-Roc R to land in Ireland early 2020

Volkswagen’s new T-Roc R is set to arrive in Ireland in early 2020 and is priced from €53,750. The new compact SUV has 300hp and 400Nm of torque from the 2.0-litre TSI engine. 0-100km/h is 4.8 seconds. The T-Roc R

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.

Subaru Forester e-Boxer launches in Ireland

Subaru Ireland yesterday launched the all-new Subaru Forester e-Boxer at a driving event in Co. Monaghan.

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

Kia e-Soul is Continental Irish Car of the Year 2020

At an awards ceremony last night at the Westin Hotel in Dublin, the Kia e-Soul was named as the Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year for 2020.

New Skoda Kamiq lands in Ireland

The latest addition to the Skoda SUV range is now on sale in Ireland. The all-new Skoda Kamiq sees the Czech brand enter the small SUV segment for the first time and is available from €21,300. The Kamiq is available

22 new Mercedes-Benz models set for Ireland throughout 2020

Mercedes-Benz is set to introduce 22 new models into the Irish market throughout 2020. Of these, six will be conventionally powered while the other 16 will be made-up of new PHEV plug-in electric hybrid models. The six conventionally powered models

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