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GoCar expands electric fleet with 5 new Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 EVs

With the Government reaffirming its commitment to electric vehicles (EVs) in Budget 2018 and Ministers pledging that only zero emission vehicles will be on sale here from 2030, the subject of EVs is now certainly on the agenda. Leading car

New ship doubles Irish Ferries sailings to France next summer

Irish Ferries tells us of the new sailings schedule it will introduce following the arrival in mid-2018 of its new 55,000 tonnes cruise ferry W. B. Yeats currently being built in Germany. This will double their summer departures to France.

Volkswagen releases details of ‘181’ offers

Volkswagen has unveiled details of its ‘181’ campaign, which includes Technology Upgrades across the range, low-rate finance, and Purchase Contributions of up to €2,000**. For customers who wish to scrap their EU 1 – 4 emissions standard diesel car, an

Citroën C4 Picasso gets new trim

Top-selling MPV range, the Citroën C4 Picasso, is bringing even more style and comfort to the MPV segment with the launch of new trim level offerings. Just in time for 181, Citroën has enhanced the trim levels available on its

New SsangYong Rextons complete 13,000km from Korea

All five new SsangYong Rextons completed their massive drive of 13,000km from Korea to UK last week. They arrived in Frankfurt in time for press day at the Frankfurt Motor Show, with two of the cars going on to complete

Citroën Grand C4 Picasso named best MPV

The Citroën Grand C4 Picasso collected the award for Best MPV at the inaugural Business Car magazine awards, staged in London earlier this month. This increases the number of UK awards for the highly respected family car to 20 since

Renault e.dams celebrates third consecutive title

Renault e.dams is celebrating its third consecutive title in Formula E and has presented its new livery and partners for season 4. The representatives of the Renault e.dams team, co-owners Alain Prost and Jean-Paul Driot, Jérôme Stoll and Cyril Abiteboul,

All-new Seat Arona goes on sale in November

The all-new Seat Arona will go on sale here in November with a starting price of €17,995 entry-level spec 1.0TSi 95 hp S model The all-new Arona is SEAT’s first model in the A0 compact crossover segment, which is the

Honda has hat-trick of wins in used car awards

Honda has been recognised for its quality and versatility in the inaugural Auto Express Driver Power Used Car Awards in the UK. The Honda Jazz and CR-V scooping a hat-trick of trophies for the Japanese manufacturer in the prestigious poll.

Kia Stonic arrives in Irish showrooms

The Kia Stonic arrives in Irish showrooms this week. The SUV inspired Stonic is an important conquest model for Kia in a fast growing B-SUV segment. There will be four trim levels with a choice of three petrol engines and