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Voice-activated technology poses road safety risk

In-car voice activated technology, which allow the driver to keep their hands on the steering wheel and eyes on the road, actually pose a road safety risk.

Lexus returns to Salon Privé

Lexus will return to Salon Privé this summer to showcase its industry-leading range of full hybrid models. Its collection will have a special focus on the F Sport versions of its cars, which combine sportier styling and performance with the

Toyota wins Best Global Green Brand

Toyota continues to confirm its consistent leadership for the third year running in this year’s annual Interbrand “Best Global Green Brands” report. The key methodology of the report determines the gap between a company’s environmental performances compared to actual environmental

Production starts on all-new Focus Electric

Ford has begun a new chapter in its vehicle manufacturing history with the start of production of the all-new Focus Electric – the first full-electric vehicle to be built by Ford in Europe.

All new Toyota Corolla coming soon

Toyota Ireland 11th generation version of the world’s best-selling car, the Toyota Corolla, will be available in Ireland from July 31st, 2013.

Ford reduces price of Focus in 132 promo

As part of Ford’s 132 registration promotional offers, the price of the most popular Focus model, the Focus Edge 1.6 litre diesel, has been reduced by more than €1,200 to just €22,265.

Opel poised to unveil new Insignia

Opel is poised to unveil its new Insignia at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, followed by an Irish debut later this year.

Fiat 500 goes large

The widely acclaimed Fiat 500 family has expanded dramatically with the launch of the all-new 500L. Designed for customers who want a car that combines the 500’s unique personality, style and image with added practicality, capability and size, the five-door

Motor industry pins hopes on new 132 plate

The Irish motor industry is hoping that the new 132 registrtaion plate that starts on July 1, will re-invogorate new car sales for the second half of  the year.

Gardai face disciplinary proceedings over penalty points debacle

Disciplinary proceedings have been initiated against a number of gardaí in the wake of the penalty points debacle.