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VW renews EcoGrant offer with scraping of older vehicles

Volkswagen Ireland tells us that it is encouraging the uptake of the latest generation, lower-emission new cars, hand-in-hand with the removal, of older, Euro 1-4 emissions standard vehicles from the Irish car parc, by relaunching their attractive EcoGrant offer.

Hyundai Motor Group unveils EV Charging and Automated Parking Systems concept

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation unveiled a video featuring the concept of electric vehicle wireless charging system with the Automated Valet Parking System (AVPS).

Kia looks to post-autonomous driving era at CES 2019

Kia Motors will preview a range of new technologies developed for the post-autonomous driving era at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from January 8-11.

Rolls-Royce Cullinan to debut in Detroit

The Gallery marks its 13th year as a showcase for some of the most acclaimed automobiles in the world, including the 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan, the first all-terrain SUV from the luxury marque.

Imported used cars pass the historic 100,000 mark

Imported used cars for the first time in history have reached 100,755 for 2018 an increase of 7.81 per cent on 2017 (93,454). Meanwhile used commercial vehicle imports decreased during 2018; (-2.9%) and similarly with HGV’s, which were down -0.5

Kia Stinger awarded evo magazine ‘Sports Saloon of the Year’

The all-new Kia Stinger has been awarded ‘Sports Saloon of the Year’ by evo magazine.

Opel new sponsor of The Last Word with Matt Cooper on Today FM

From January 2019, Opel will be partnering with ‘The Last Word’ with Matt Cooper on Today FM to celebrate 120 years of German engineering.

New Mercedes-Benz B-Class transformed

One of the early New Year arrivals on the market here will be the new Mercedes-Benz B-Class – fresh from having received a top-to-bottom makeover that lifts it into an altogether higher league in terms of its design, specifications and

Price and details of new Skoda Kodiaq RS

Skoda Ireland tells us that their new Kodiaq RS will be priced at €62,295, when it arrives in January. Standard specification includes 20” alloy wheels, virtual cockpit display, interior ambient lighting, dynamic chassis control, dynamic sound boost and progressive steering.

Volkswagen unveils new e-Golf ‘Executive Edition’

Volkswagen Ireland has revealed a new, additional version of the e-Golf – the Executive Edition. VW says that it is aimed at those private or business buyers that want the ultimate e-Golf. It is priced from priced from €39,495 after