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New bigger Volkswagen Polo breaks cover

Volkswagen says that the new six generation Polo has been completely redesigned. It says that it features a more charismatic design with greater cabin and boot space. It also promises more efficient engines and pioneering driver assistance systems previously reserved

Lots happening with Mini this Summer

The Mini brand is further enhancing the appeal of its model line-up this summer with new models, plus a range of new design, functionality and infotainment improvements. As of this month (June), Irish customers can see the first Mini plug-in

Fastest, most powerful Octavia yet, arrives in July

Skoda says that their most powerful Octavia RS to date, the new RS 245, is now available to order as a combi estate as well as a hatchback from €39,865. It adds that the sporty RS version of their bestselling

Kia introduces the Stonic – a compact crossover

  Kia’s new B-segment crossover will be named ‘Stonic’. A compact crossover, the Stonic is inspired by the form and function of larger Kia SUVs. A sweeping roofline and uniquely designed roof rack add a sporty look to the vehicle.

First china-built Volvo S90 saloons arrive in Europe

Volvo Cars has become the first car maker in the world to export China-made cars to Europe by train via China’s new ‘One Belt, One Road’ trade initiative. The first S90 premium saloons, built at its Daqing plant in China,

BMW M8 is icing on the cake

Alongside the ongoing development of the standard 8 Series, the engineers at BMW M are also working flat out on the M model. A fully camouflaged, early prototype of the future BMW M8 was unveiled in a driving presentation as

SVO unleashes Jaguar XE SV Project 8

Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) has announced the most powerful, agile and extreme performance Jaguar, the new XE SV Project 8. A prototype version of the 600PS Jaguar sports sedan offering supercar performance recently undertook its debut test

New Fiat 500L launched

The Fiat 500L has dominated it’s segment across Europe for five years. The new 500 is the roomiest version of this car yet. It is even more full of technology and has even more character and personality. These characteristics combine

New improved Toyota Yaris for 2017

Toyota tells us that their new Yaris sees significant improvements to the outgoing model’s design, dynamic performance and styling. It is available in five grade options Terra, Aura, Luna, Luna Sport and Sol, and uniquely for the B segment, four

Volvo’s big birthday sees arrival of the new XC60

Volvo Cars has started production of its all-new XC60 mid-size SUV in Sweden. The new model left the factory 90 years to the month after the first-ever Volvo, the ÖV4, saw the light of day on 14th April 1927. This