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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

New Peugeot 308 with new technology and styling

The new-generation Peugeot 308 boasts new styling, advanced driver assistance systems, the latest-generation Peugeot powertrains and it debuts a new 8-speed automatic gearbox. It goes on this autumn. Featuring new exterior styling features include a redesigned sleeker bonnet and vertical

The new electric BMW 530e Series iPerformance

Just a few weeks after the new BMW 5 Series was launched, the new 530e iPerformance will arrive here priced from €55,900 including the SEAI grant of €5,000 and VRT rebate €2,500. It is a plug-in hybrid variant which also