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SsangYong unveils e-SIV concept car at Geneva Motor Show

SsangYong has unveiled its e-SIV concept car at the Geneva motor show, a strategic model showcasing the brand’s future approach to electric vehicles, connectivity and autonomous driving. As a specialist manufacturer of SUVs, SsangYong has developed a wide range of

Toyota set to phase out diesel

Toyota will phase out diesel engines from all its passenger cars* in 2018, and will focus on more environmentally sustainable vehicles, led by self-charging hybrid electric cars. Toyota is the first mainstream car brand to take immediate action away from

Toyota chief predicts rapid shift from diesel into hybrid

Toyota Ireland’s chief executive Steve Tormey has outlined his power train mix predictions for 2018, and all told the future picture for diesel is a very negative one indeed, while it’s very positive for Hybrid. Based upon sales patterns in

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

Toyota launches ‘181 Upgrade to Hybrid for Free’

Toyota has kicked off the 181 sales drive in the run up to Showtime, the national sales event which takes places from Wednesday 8th until Saturday 11th November by launching the ‘Upgrade to Hybrid for Free’ campaign which makes it

Toyota launches new used Car Programme

Toyota Ireland has launched Toyota Plus, the brand’s pan-European used car programme. The Toyota Plus programme focuses on a high level of quality and standards and a premium retail experience, resulting in peace of mind and value for used car

Resale values for hybrid exceed electric vehicles

Toyota Ireland tells us that it commissioned Cartell.ie to undertake a review of used car values of hybrid vehicles compared to electric vehicles in Ireland. The study was undertaken by noted a global automotive expert and a Fellow of the

Study shows better resale value for Toyota hybrid compared to electric vehicles

Toyota Ireland has commissioned Cartell.ie to undertake a review of used car values of hybrid vehicles compared to electric vehicles in Ireland. The study was undertaken by noted Global Automotive Expert and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified

Toyota announces Discover Hybrid event & great offers for 172

Toyota Ireland is delighted to announce that June is Discover Hybrid month, in conjunction with its great range of consumer offers for 172. This year Toyota has experienced a 100% increase in hybrid sales and hybrid now accounts for 28%

New improved Toyota Yaris for 2017

Toyota tells us that their new Yaris sees significant improvements to the outgoing model’s design, dynamic performance and styling. It is available in five grade options Terra, Aura, Luna, Luna Sport and Sol, and uniquely for the B segment, four