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Volvo Car to be first with plug-in hybrids in full range

Volvo reaches an important milestone in its industry-leading powertrain electrification programme with the debut of the new T5 Twin Engine hybrid system in the multi-award-winning XC40 SUV. The introduction makes Volvo the only manufacturer to offer plug-in hybrid versions across

Top tips for new motorcycle riders

After getting a motorcycle licence it can sometimes spiral out of control if you are not careful; from the costs of the bike to the actual kit. The one thing that remains priceless and you do not want to risk,

Opel launches many new models at major motor show

Opel had world premieres of the new Opel Corsa, the Grandland X Hybrid and the new Opel Astra at the Frankfurt International Motor Show. Opel is highlighting the fact that the new Opel Corsa will be available as an efficient,

All-new Land Rover Defender makes global debut

This is the all-new Defender. Described by Land Rover as an icon reimagined for the 21st century, and it boasts that it has cleverly engineered it with capability and safety for all the family at its heart. It adds that

Volkswagen unveils their new all-electric ID.3  

Volkswagen announced in May that it would launch its new ID.3 at the Frankfurt International Motor Show, and it has. The ID.3 is the first fully electric production car of the all-new ID model family and it will go on

First electric Mercedes-Benz introduced

Mercedes-Benz has launched the EQC, the first of a family of 10 electric-powered vehicles set to be introduced by the German carmaker to the Irish market over the next two years.

World’s first contactless car vending machine launched in UK

Britain’s first contactless car vending machine was launched in London yesterday. The idea is to offer motorists a haggle-free way to purchase a brand-new car.

New Nissan Juke primed and ready for action

Selling over one million units since its debut appearance in 2010, the new Nissan Juke has been in the final stages of road testing, showing a new look and agile driving performances ahead of its official unveiling next month.

Audi S6 TDI & S7 Sportsback TDI can now be ordered

Audi Ireland’s on-the-road (OTR) price for the new S6 Saloon 3.0 TDI 349HP quattro tiptronic is €90,860, with the Avant version pitched at €93,940. The Audi S7 Sportback 3.0 TDI 349HP quattro tiptronic price has also been announced – it’s

Hyundai has first car with solar roof charging system

Hyundai Motor is launching its first car with a solar roof charging system. This groundbreaking eco-friendly technology will provide vehicles with additional electrical power, as well as increasing fuel efficiency and driving range. Hyundai Motor’s solar roof charging system makes