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Unemployment rate down to 4.8 per cent at end of January

RecruitAuto.ie welcomes the news that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell from five per cent in the third quarter of 2019 to 4.7 per cent in the fourth quarter.

Long awaited all-new Land Rover Defender unveiled here

The long awaited all-New Land Rover Defender was revealed today at Jaguar Land Rover head-office in Dublin. Ahead of Irish launch this Spring, pricing for the Defender 110 2.0 SD4 AWD Auto model will start from €68,160. Land Rover says

New electric Skoda SUV derived from Irish name

Skoda has revealed the name of its first all-electric SUV, the Enyaq. Skoda says it chose the name Enyaq, which is derived from the Irish name ‘Enya’, due to it meaning ‘source of life’. The Enyaq is based on the

Spirit Volvo event with Dermot Bannon & Suzie McAdam

On Thursday last, Spirit Volvo welcomed celebrity TV architect Dermot Bannon and renowned interior designer Suzie McAdam to their state of the art showroom in Sandyford Business Park for a showcase on home design. Dermot and Suzie talked about their

Mitsubishi L200 – 2020 Irish Commercial SUV of the Year

The new Mitsubishi L200 was named the category winner of the Irish Commercial SUV of the Year award for 2020, sponsored by Continental Tyres. On Friday, January 31, 2020, the Mitsubishi L200 was voted the category winner of the Continental

Opel’s new stylish and much improved Corsa is here

Opel has just launched their sixth generation of the Corsa, the brand’s best-selling model. Available now from €17,975 plus delivery related charges, the all-new Corsa boasts enhanced agility, a more sporty and athletic looking exterior and a roomier and more

VW e-Golf now a more affordable EV – from €27,895

The current Volkswagen’s e-Golf has a starting price of €27,895, which starts out with a recommended retail price (RRP) of €37,895, less the SEAI grant of €5,000 and VRT rebate of €5,000 bringing the price to a private customer down

Urgent need to tackle deaths of pedestrians and cyclists

Deaths of cyclists in the EU have fallen eight times more slowly than deaths of motor vehicle occupants since 2010, according to the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC), authors of a new report. ETSC is calling for urgent action to

RAV4 plug-in hybrid becomes Toyota’s new flagship

Since its launch as the world’s original recreational / lifestyle SUV in 1994, the Toyota RAV4 has continued to evolve to meet the changing needs and preferences of customers, ensuring it is currently one of the world’s best-selling vehicles. Building

New VW Passat GTE goes on sale in Ireland

The new Volkswagen Passat GTE has gone on sale in Ireland, starting from €42,495. It has a 156hp 1.4-litre TSI petrol engine with an 85 kW / 115 hp electric motor, which offers a combined 218 hp and 440 Nm