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New Hyundai Santa Fe goes on sale here

Today, Ireland has become the first country in Europe to launch the all-new Hyundai Santa Fe ahead of 182 registration plate. Prices start at €41,995 for the 2WD ‘Comfort Plus’ version with the 2.2 diesel engine. This model has a

Subaru appoints new dealer in Co. Kildare

Subaru Ireland has appointed P.G. Duffy & Sons, Naas Road, Newbridge, as Subaru main dealers for Co. Kildare. With over 60 years trading experience, P.G. Duffy & Sons is well established in the motor industry in Kildare. Pat Duffy, Dealer

Joe Duffy Group embarks on recruitment drive

The Joe Duffy Group is embarking on recruitment drive to attract over 20 qualified technicians and 20 apprentices over the coming months. As part of it’s development strategy, the Group is increasing its aftersales capacity, including four new state of

Going out in style with Ireland’s first hybrid hearse

The Deacon V Hybrid, Ireland’s first hybrid electric hearse has been launched. Based on the new Ford Mondeo HEV which arrived in Ireland earlier this year, the new Deacon V hybrid electric hearse has been built by Byrne Coach Builders

New car registrations up slightly in May

New car registrations for the month of May were up slightly (1.47 per cent) (6,080) when compared to May 2017 (5,992), official statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show. Registrations year to date remain

Spirit Motor Group opens new Jaguar Land Rover showroom

Spirit Jaguar Land Rover has celebrated the launch of its luxurious new 20,000 sq/ft showroom with a special event attended by Jaguar Land Rover CEO, Prof. Dr. Ralf Speth. Located in Sandyford Business District, the new showroom is a standard

Motorists get petrol and diesel cost warning

Motorists have been warned that the cost of petrol and diesel prices are going to keep rising. The advice comes as prices at the pumps have already surged to a three-year high. Increases in the cost of crude oil and

New Nissan Car Combo offer

Nissan is giving motorists an opportunity to save money by buying two new 182 cars together as part of a newly introduced Car Combo offer which is set to change the Irish car buying market. “The average age of cars

Škoda Ireland invests €120,000 in Dublin Airport advertising campaign

Škoda Ireland has invested €120,000 in a new Dublin Airport advertising campaign, to promote its increasingly popular ‘Made for Ireland’ brand proposition, which includes a six panel takeover at the sky bridge in Terminal 1. For the past 18 months,

Renault Ireland renews sponsorship of The Late Late Show

Renault Ireland is renewing its sponsorship of RTE’s The Late Late Show for another three years. This brings the deal to six continuous years, the longest sponsorship the show has had. The current season of the Late Late Show draws

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