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Volvo XC60 wins UK Car of the Year 2018

Volvo’s XC60 has been crowned the overall winner at the UK Car of the Year Awards 2018, which are supported by Cox Automotive – whose UK brands include Manheim and After scooping Best Medium Crossover when the category winners

Renault to show new concept focused on shared urban mobility

For 120 years Renault has been passionate about making life easier for customers. In keeping with Renault’s Easy Life brand promise, Renault has chosen the 2018 Geneva Motor Show to take the wraps off its brand new concept which embodies

Škoda set to debut Vision X at Geneva

At this year’s Geneva Motor show, the spotlight will be on the world premiere of the Škoda Vision X design study, which offers an insight to future designs at the brand. With the hugely successful Kodiaq and the recently launched

Polestar to make European debut at Geneva Motor Show

Polestar, the new electric performance brand, will make its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2018 with the company’s first car, the Polestar 1, seen in public for the first time. The Polestar 1 is an Electric expresses concern over company car imports

Vehicle history and data expert has expressed its concern that a UK interpretation of its consumer protection laws could see the number of company imports coming into Ireland shoot up. One million UK car buyers unknowingly bought an ex-rental

New Peugeot Rifter set for Geneva debut

The 2018 Geneva Motor Show in March, will see the public unveiling of the new Peugeot Rifter, ahead of its worldwide commercial launch this September. Replacement for the popular Tepee and fully anchored in the premium style of the lion-brand’s

Renault continues to Captur attention of Irish motorists

One of Renault’s star performers in 2017, the new facelifted Captur dominated the compact crossover segment, finishing the year firmly on the podium and maintaining its number one position with 29.8 per cent share. The Captur’s performance helped to drive

DS Automobiles announced as sponsor for Irish Club Professional tournament

DS Automobiles is set to sponsor alongside Carr Golf, the Irish Club Professional Tournament 2018 which takes place May 16-17 at Dromoland Golf & Country Club. Dromoland’s Ron Kirby & J.B. Carr designed course will once again host the 36-hole

Suzuki recognises long service dealers

Suzuki Ireland has recognised three dealers within its network for their contribution and loyalty to the brand at its recent award ceremony, which took place at the Ballsbridge Hotel in Dublin. The long service awards were presented by David Kateley,

Joe Duffy Group acquires Motor Park Athlone

The Joe Duffy Group is set to acquire Motor Park Athlone, subject to competition authority approval, which if granted, is expected to be completed by mid-March 2018. Commenting on the proposed sale, Gavin Hydes, Group CEO at the Joe Duffy