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Special Ford Mustang ‘Bullitt’ pays homage to a legend 

It’s one of the most epic car chases in movie history. Almost 10 minutes long, the iconic sequence in the Warner Bros. film “Bullitt” follows Steve McQueen at the wheel of a 1968 Mustang GT fastback as he chases two hitmen through the streets

VW expands EV dealer network

Volkswagen’s Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) retailer network is expanding significantly and following the addition of eleven new BEV enabled retailers to the Volkswagen network at the end of 2018, 50 per cent of the Volkswagen network are now enabled to

Research finds half of Irish motorists to purchase car under two years old

According to the latest Carzone Motoring Report, 50 per cent of the 1,600 Irish motorists surveyed plan to purchase a car under two years old and based on data from previous years and monitoring traffic visiting the site and apps,

VW renews EcoGrant offer with scraping of older vehicles

Volkswagen Ireland tells us that it is encouraging the uptake of the latest generation, lower-emission new cars, hand-in-hand with the removal, of older, Euro 1-4 emissions standard vehicles from the Irish car parc, by relaunching their attractive EcoGrant offer.

Imported used cars pass the historic 100,000 mark

Imported used cars for the first time in history have reached 100,755 for 2018 an increase of 7.81 per cent on 2017 (93,454). Meanwhile used commercial vehicle imports decreased during 2018; (-2.9%) and similarly with HGV’s, which were down -0.5

Opel new sponsor of The Last Word with Matt Cooper on Today FM

From January 2019, Opel will be partnering with ‘The Last Word’ with Matt Cooper on Today FM to celebrate 120 years of German engineering.

New Mercedes-Benz B-Class transformed

One of the early New Year arrivals on the market here will be the new Mercedes-Benz B-Class – fresh from having received a top-to-bottom makeover that lifts it into an altogether higher league in terms of its design, specifications and

Peugeot declares all-new Rifter prices and equipment

Prices and specification for the new rugged Rifter have been released. It will sell from €23,540, plus delivery related charges, for the Active 1.5 BlueHDi 75bhp, five-seater version.

New Audi Q3 is available to order now

Audi says that their new Q3 is available to order now. A second-generation model, the new Q3 is a compact family SUV. The German carmaker boasts that it offers unparalleled style, versatility and space for enhanced comfort. It has a

Price and safety top new family car checklist, says Carzone

Competitive price and safety are the most important factors when purchasing a new family car according to the most recent Carzone motoring report.

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