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Discover some of Ireland’s best road trips this summer

Ireland’s roads provide a great opportunity to see the country in all its glory, particularly during the summer months. Why not take a road trip with family or friends and explore all that the Irish landscape has to offer. The

Cartell.ie extends Rally of the Lakes sponsorship agreement

Cartell.ie, Ireland’s number one car check website, has committed to sponsoring the Rally of the Lakes for another three years.

Skoda Octavia continues to perform well

Skoda Ireland has welcomed an review by DoneDeal which claims to be Ireland’s biggest classifieds advertisements website. It has placed the Octavia in the top spot for holding the strongest residual value (depreciation of 33 per cent in three years)

New Mitsubishi L200 goes on sale in August

Mitsubishi Motors Ireland will introduce the all-new L200 Double Cab model here in August. It will be available in three trims, ‘Business’ (Manual), ‘Intense’ (Manual or Automatic) and ‘Instyle’ (Automatic). The ‘Business’ version price starts from €35,000, with the expected

New VW Golf with hybrid powertrain option

The new generation Volkswagen Golf will be available with a 48-volt mild-hybrid power train, when it’s launched later this summer and and should goon sale here by the year-end. It will be equipped with a 48V belt starter generator and

All-new Ford Focus ST is on the way

The all-new Focus ST has been developed under the leadership of Ford Performance. As a result, it delivers nimble hot-hatchback thrills in what is a stylish, comfortable and practical family car. Priced from €39,595, the new Focus ST will arrive

Over 100 NI drivers clocked at 100mph last year

Recent speeding figures released by road safety charity Brake, reveal that 109 drivers were detected by the PSNI of driving in excess of 100mph in Northern Ireland last year, compared to 86 in 2017. One 35-year-old man was clocked driving

Exclusive 30th Anniversary Edition MAZDA MX-5 here

Celebrating the birth of the iconic Mazda MX-5, Mazda unveiled a 30th Anniversary Edition MX-5 at the 2019 Chicago Motor Show.That was after its debut at the very same motor show three decades earlier. With the MX-5 range starting at

VW gives first glimpse of new California camper

The first sketches and details of the keenly anticipated new VW California 6.1 have been released. The big reveal shows that Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has further refined the iconic campervan which sold 1,235 in the UK in 2018. The living

Volvo armoured cars for those needing that protection

With the release of the Volvo XC90 Armoured, Volvo Cars takes another step as a manufacturer of armoured vehicles. The cars are designed and built to provide safe and comfortable travel with a high level of personal protection for the