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Louth mum surprise winner of new Nissan Micra for Mini Marathon

A Monasterboice mum of two will have an extra pep in her step when she takes to the start line in the forthcoming VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, having collected the keys to a brand new Nissan Micra. Emma McGovern won

Dacia to sponsor RTÉ 2FM’s Breakfast Republic

  Dacia Ireland is sponsoring RTÉ 2FM’s breakfast show Breakfast Republic. The car brand will be up with the lark as the sponsorship runs over the next year on the popular programme, which broadcasts from 6am to 10am each weekday

Doireann Garrihy announced as Renault Ireland brand ambassador

Best known for her uncanny impressions of Ireland’s top bloggers and personalities, Doireann Garrihy’s star has been rising rapidly over the past year. As the Entertainment Reporter for radio stations Spin1038 and Spin South West, Doireann most recently took home the

Enterprise Rent-A-Car on board as vehicle partner for the Garda Four Peaks Challenge

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Ireland has been named as vehicle partner for the Garda Four Peaks Challenge which will see some 100 serving and retired members of An Garda Síochána from across the country come together to climb the highest peaks in

New Renault ZOE arrives in Ireland

Renault Group Ireland has announced pricing and specifications for the new Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 which has the longest range of any mainstream electric vehicle – 400km (NEDC), which Renault estimates as 300km of range in real-world driving. Fitted with

New breakdown service launches for Irish motorists

Allianz Global Assistance has Irish motorists covered with new Pan-European Breakdown Assistance offering. Allianz Global Assistance Ireland is launching a breakdown service for Irish motorists, offering four different levels starting from as little as €36 per year. Designed to get

Rosanna Davison launches Volkswagen Snapshot Instagram competition

Volkswagen is inviting Instagram fans to express their creativity with a new, innovative competition in collaboration with The Snapys. Volkswagen Snapshot is an Instagram-based competition which invites users to submit photographs across four available categories; ‘Abstract’, ‘Roadtrip’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Volkswagen’

New car registrations down 24 per cent in April

New car registrations for the month of April were down 24 per cent (7,865) compared to (10,381) April 2016, while new cars registrations year to date are down 10 per cent (83,831) on the same period last year (93,205), official

Motorists get drink and drugs warning

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are warning road users of the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs ahead of the May Bank Holiday Weekend. The appeal follows the recent introduction of Preliminary

Ford Ireland marks its Centenary in great style

Ford has marked 100 years since Henry Ford & Son Limited was established in Cork on April 17th, 1917. It also kick off a week-long series of activity that saw the great-grandson of Henry Ford and Executive Chairman of Ford