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New car purchases average €30,000 –

The average value of cars being purchased in Ireland has exceeded €30,000 for the first time, according to car history check specialists, A new report by shows that the buyer of a new private vehicle in Ireland is

The new Mazda6 Saloon now available in Ireland

The latest generation of the new Mazda6 Saloon and Tourer features, a comprehensive range of carefully considered revisions and enhancements, according to the company. Starting from €31,945 and with fuel efficiency as low as 4.4l/100km, Mazda says the new Mazda6

Latest all new Ford GT arrives in Ireland

The first model of the latest all new Ford GT has arrived in Ireland. The all new GT is the latest version of Ford’s ultra-high-performance supercar that features rear-wheel drive, a mid-mounted engine, and a sleek, aerodynamic, lightweight carbon fibre

Ford introduces all-new Focus

The all-new Ford Focus delivers more style, space and advanced driving technologies for mid-size family car customers than ever before. Ford engineers collaborated closely with car-buyers to develop all-new Focus five-door hatchback and even more practical Focus wagon models in

Charles Hurst appointed Ferrari Officina Classiche status

Charles Hurst Belfast, the only official Ferrari dealership on the island of Ireland, has been awarded the title of Ferrari Classiche Officina, one of only ten in the UK to receive this recognition from Ferrari HQ. As an ‘Officina’, or

Watch the drink-drive limits across Europe this summer

A road safety and breakdown organisation in the UK is encouraging holiday drivers to be mindful of the lower drink-drive limits in force across Europe this summer. The same good advice applies to Irish drives heading abroad. GEM Motoring Assist’s

Beware that hot weather brings driving dangers

We have all enjoyed the sunshine over the last few days, and sun worshipers will be glad to hear from Met Éireann, that the warm and sunny weather is set to continue. There will be sunshine each day and it

Spirit Ford – Fordstore hosts panel discussion on Working on Wellness

Spirit Ford – FordStore welcomed guests to its Sandyford showroom on Thursday June 7, for an informative panel discussion on ‘Working on Wellness’. Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD introduced guests to the expert panel, which included special guest, RTE Soccer

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