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FORD IS NO. 1 CHOICE FOR FIRST QUARTER OF 2017

In official figures issued by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), Ford has emerged as the top automotive brand in first three months of 20 ...Continued

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AUDI AND PORSCHE JOIN FORCES TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY

• Premium car-makers come together to collaborate on R&D
• Audi & Porsche spearhead an ethos of shared innovation to shape the ...Continued

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ACTROS CONTINUES TO DELIVER FOR DIXON

Dixon International, one of Ireland’s leading logistics and distribution companies, has strengthened its fleet with the addition of six new Mercedes-B ...Continued

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TWO IRISH TYRE FITTERS GRADUATE FROM MICHELIN ACADEMY

Two Irish Tyre fitters from a group of nine technicians have become the first to graduate from Michelin’s new Tyre Academy after a year of theoretical ...Continued

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Ren-ault knows where the time goes!

The Renault Success Story – Mégane celebrates its 20th Anniversary – Over 50,000 Méganes sold in Ireland since 1995

Renault's Mégane ha ...Continued

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LAND ROVER ANNOUNCES IRISH RED CROSS CHARITY PARTNERSHIP

Land Rover has announced a three year partnership with the Irish Red Cross, helping to bring safe drinking water to regions of Niger affected by droug ...Continued

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Michelin unveils CrossClimate Tyre

In what it terms ‘one of its most important launches for a decade’, Michelin has unveiled a summer tyre that has been certified for use in winter. ...Continued

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Stephanie Roche at the Irish Sports Business2Business Awards.

Stephanie Roche's star is still on the rise as she picked up “Breakthrough of the Year” award at the inaugural Irish Sports Business2Business Awards o ...Continued

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Windsor Motor Group announces Irish Rugby International as new Brand Ambassador

Jack McGrath, Irish Rugby International and Leinster star has been appointed Nissan Brand Ambassador for the Windsor Motor Group’s Dundrum dealership. ...Continued

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Renault Ireland - Official Vehicle of Triathlon Ireland

Elite triathlete and Rio Olympic hopeful, Bryan Keane was geared up and ready to go today to announce Renault’s three year partnership as the ‘Officia ...Continued

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Top-Selling Peugeot 208 Shows Off New-Look & Reveals Most Efficient Combustion Engine in the World

Three years after its launch, the Peugeot 208 - the brand's best-selling model - has a new look. Boasting sportier styling, more equipment, new person ...Continued

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CITROËN’S C4 CACTUS HITS THE ROAD FOR TOUR OF IRELAND

Citroën’s C4 Cactus Roadshow is now underway offering customers the opportunity to explore and test drive the award-winning, head-turning, new C4 Cact ...Continued

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Opel Marks the Arrival of its Best Diesel Engine Portfolio Ever

New generation whisper diesels introduced in Insignia, Mokka and Corsa

Insignia features exemplary exhaust gas treatment with low nitr ...Continued

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BUMBLEANCE BRINGS LUCK TO YOUNG CHILDCARE WORKER

Clare Linehan, a 19-years old childcare worker from Mallow, has been rewarded for her love of young children thanks to the support she gave to Bumblea ...Continued

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NEW FORD FOCUS IN NOW OF SALE

The latest version of the Ford Focus is now in Ford Dealerships across Ireland.

Priced from €20,295, the range is comprised of four se ...Continued

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CITROËN BERLINGO MOUNTAIN VIBE CONCEPT

The New Citroën Berlingo Multispace will be on display at the Geneva Motor Show which opens on Tuesday,March 3rd.

The Citroën Berlingo ...Continued

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CITROËN APPOINTS CLAREVIEW CAR SALES AS NEW LIMERICK BASED DEALERSHIP

Citroën Motors Ireland has recruited a new dealership in Co. Limerick; Clareview Car Sales, based on the Ennis Road in Limerick city. Neil O’Sullivan ...Continued

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Mission Accomplished for Breen and the 208T16 in Latvia

Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen had his intentions clearly declared as he set off for round two of the FIA European Rally Championship “Rally ...Continued

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Nissan €4,000 Scrappage Offer Extended

Due to exceptional demand Nissan have extended their incredibly popular scrappage offer for a limited period.

Which means customers ca ...Continued

Road Safety Authority joins forces with Ireland’s Largest Motorcycle Show to help cut roads deaths

- RSA encourages people to ‘bike safely’ at the Carole Nash Irish Motorbike and Scooter Show (Feb 27 - March 1)
- Organisation to offer adv ...Continued

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January car sales building strongly on last year’s recovery

The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI ) official statistics show that new car registrations in January are 31%(29,948)up on January 2014 whic ...Continued

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IAN MADIGAN IS PICTURED WITH HIS NEW CITROËN C4 CACTUS

Citroën Ambassado, rugby star Ian Madigan lines out for Citroën once again as he pictured with his new award winning C4 Cactus. Ian and Citroën joined ...Continued

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The ‘Nissan Generation Next Apprenticeship Academy’ to create 100 jobs to help to future-proof the motor industry

Nissan Ireland Chief Executive James McCarthy, announced the Nissan Ireland Nationwide Apprenticeship Scheme is open for applications from the ‘techni ...Continued

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RTÉ Radio 1 announces Volkswagen as the sponsor of The Ray D’Arcy Show

RTÉ Radio 1 today announced Volkswagen, Ireland’s Number One car brand as sponsor of The Ray D’Arcy Show. Radio 1’s brand new afternoon show will go ...Continued

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Opel Welcome European Journalists To Ireland

Opel is set to welcome over 550 journalists from across Europe to Ireland next month for the international press launch of two new engines in the Opel ...Continued

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JOHN KELLY MOTOR COMPANY ANNOUNCED AS NEW CITROËN DEALERSHIP

Citroën Motors Ireland has recruited a new dealership in Co. Meath; John Kelly Motor Company, based in Castlemartin, Kells Road, Navan. Frédéric Souli ...Continued

New figures show Toyota to be most reliable brand for passing the NCT

Toyota Ireland reveal the figures disclosed by the Road Safety Authority* which reveal that Toyota vehicles had the highest pass rates overall for fir ...Continued

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Leinster’s Marty Moore is “Back in Black” with Amarok

Ireland International and Leinster rugby player, Martin Moore has renewed his partnership with Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles in 2015 as brand ambassa ...Continued

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Continental Irish Van of the Year 2015 Category Winners Announced

Ford Transit Courier wins Continental Irish Small Van / Car Derived Van of the Year accolade

Nissan Qashqai Commercial takes the Contin ...Continued

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ACTROS DELIVERS FOR NOONE TRANSPORT

Noone Transport, one of Ireland’s leading logistics and distribution companies, has strengthened its fleet with the recent addition of three new Merce ...Continued

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NEW 151 REG FORD FOR CORK LORD MAYOR

As part of a tradition stretching back more than 25 years, Cork City Lord Mayor Mary Shields has taken delivery of a new Ford Mondeo registration numb ...Continued

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FORD COMMERCIAL VEHICLES TOP THE SALES CHARTS IN IRELAND’S BOOMING VAN MARKET

Ford Transit range helping to drive Ireland back to recovery

Total van sales in Ireland saw a dramatic year-on-year increase of 50 perc ...Continued

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ALL-NEW PEUGEOT 108 TO ARRIVE IN JANUARY 2015

The all-new Peugeot 108, a small but perfectly formed four-seater car, takes driving versatility to a new level. With a raft of enhancements over its ...Continued

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Peugeot Van Range Delivers Affordable Quality

Peugeot’s hard-working Partner, Expert and Boxer vans have been designed to meet the needs of business users who have high demands in terms of quality ...Continued

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Holcroft Motors Drogheda Do the Double & Take Home Second National Award

Holcroft Motors, Main Peugeot Dealers, Drogheda, have been crowned Peugeot Dealer of the Year 2014. Derek and Michael Holcroft were presented with the ...Continued

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Tipperary’s Andrew Slattery and his Peugeot 208 R2 - a Class Act!

Andrew Slattery and his co-driver Andrew Browne have won the 2014 Class 6 National Tarmac Championship award in a Peugeot 208 R2. Two wins in Carlow a ...Continued

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MERCEDES-BENZ UNVEILS NEW B-CLASS

The new Mercedes-Benz B-Class will be available here during December in time for January registrations.

Benefitting from what Mercedes ...Continued

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The New Opel Corsa

The new Opel Corsa as fresh looks, efficient engines, clever safety and driving technologies and its overall driving experience. It start from €14,895 ...Continued

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All New Audi TT

The all-new Audi TT and TTS Coupe and Roadster has three four-cylinder engines featuring turbocharging and direct injection. Their power outputs rang ...Continued

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New Audi A1 and A1 Sportback

The Audi A1 and A1 Sportback comes with six engine prices, petrol and diesel. For the first time, Audi is offering a choice of completely new three- ...Continued

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EW CELERIO – SUZUKI’S ALL NEW COMPACT CAR

On sale Wednesday 1st December – priced from €11,995

The new Suzuki Celerio goes on sale in Ireland on 1st December.

Ce ...Continued

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New Mazda CX-3

The all-new Mazda CX-3 make its global debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

The all-new small SUV is the fifth model in Mazda’s li ...Continued

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NEW SEAT 4WD SEAT LEON X-PERIENCE in 2015

• New 4WD SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE the latest addition to the Leon line-up
• ST based lifestyle estate boasts permanent four-wheel drive, ext ...Continued

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BUSY YEAR AHEAD FOR MERCEDES-BENZ

Mercedes-Benz is facing no let-up in the pace of new model introductions next year.

Due here in 2015 are thirteen new arrivals – five o ...Continued

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Mad Bikes Massive No Reserve Auction

Looking for the ultimate Christmas present for yourself or that someone special?

The place to check out is Mad Bikes Ireland Massive N ...Continued

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Busiest Car Parking Times for Christmas Revealed

As we move into the peak Christmas shopping period, motoring solutions specialist, easytrip, can reveal that the busiest times at car parks in Novembe ...Continued

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Honda Expand Dealer Network with Motorpark Galway

Universal Honda Ltd, importers of Honda Cars in Ireland, has announced the continued expansion of its dealer network with the appointment of well-know ...Continued

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2015 Continental Irish Car of the Year Shortlist Announced

The shortlist of models for the 38th Annual Continental Irish Car of the Year 2015 has been issued by the Irish Motoring Writers Association (IMWA). ...Continued

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PG DUFFY & SONS WINS 2014 CITROËN DEALER OF THE YEAR AWARD

PG Duffy & Sons, Newbridge has been awarded the Citroën Motors Ireland Dealer of the Year Award 2014, from a network of 21 Citroën Authorised Dealersh ...Continued

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KEENAN BAUER MOTORS RECEIVES ACCOLADE OF 2014 CITROËN SALES DEALER OF THE YEAR

Keenan Bauer Motors, Mullingar has been awarded the Citroën Motors Ireland Sales Dealer of the Year Award 2014, from a network of 21 Authorised Dealer ...Continued

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MULCAHY CAR SALES CROWNED 2014 CITROËN AFTERSALES DEALER OF THE YEAR

Mulcahy Car Sales, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary has been awarded the Citroën Motors Ireland Aftersales Dealer of the Year Award 2014, from a network of 24 Ci ...Continued

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Kenny Galway Appointed Main Peugeot Dealers

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland have announced the appointment of Kenny Galway to the Peugeot Dealer Network.

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David Ryan Wins Peugeot Sales Challenge 2014

David Ryan, Peugeot Brand Manager at Johnson & Perrott Limited, Main Peugeot Dealers, Mahonpoint, Cork, has been awarded the Peugeot Sales Person of t ...Continued

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ALL NEW FORD MONDEO ARRIVES IN IRELAND

Suite of '151' registration offers to tempt buyers

The dynamic all new Ford Mondeo is rolling out next in the first week of November t ...Continued

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CIARÁN McMAHON APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR, HENRY FORD & SON LTD

Cork, 28 October 2014 - Ciarán McMahon has been appointed Managing Director of Henry Ford and Son Limited, effective 1st January 2015.

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Volkswagen set to recall 1,256 Polo TDI vehicles in Ireland

Volkswagen Ireland is recalling a number of Volkswagen Polo 1.2 TDI Vehicles produced between 2010 and 2014 fitted with the 1.2 TDI 70bhp engine. The ...Continued

Audi Ireland is the official car sponsor to the Web Summit

  • The all-new Audi A3 Sportback e-tron will be revealed at the event
  • Delegate shuttle provided by Audi
  • Discover the story behind Au ...Continued

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Continental Tyres Warns Against Burning Tyres This Halloween

Continental Tyres Ireland is advising people for the Halloween celebrations not to include tyres among the material they plan to burn in bonfires this ...Continued

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WOMEN IN MOTORING - RENAULT-NISSAN ALLIANCE ACCELERATES GENDER DIVERSITY

  • Percentage of women in manager-level positions globally continues to increase year over year
  • Renault remains auto industry benchmark f ...Continued

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NEW RENAULT TWINGO features rear engine.

The third-generation Renault Twingo is an all new design, featuring a rear-mounted engine, rear-wheel drive and five doors. This very innovative min ...Continued

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WORLD SERIES BY RENAULT RETURNS TO SILVERSTONE

  • Silverstone to host World Series by Renault in 2015
  • Full event details to be released early next year


The 2015 ...Continued

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Dacia hits Three Million Sales

  • Dacia has won over more than three million customers across Europe and around the Mediterranean in the space of barely 10 years
  • The 3, ...Continued

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All-New Ford Mondeo Debuts Pedestrian Detection, Inflatable Rear Seatbelts for Increased Safety

All New Mondeo to arrive in Ireland next month...

The all-new Ford Mondeo delivers the global debut of a new pedestrian detection techn ...Continued

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PARALLEL PARKING A NO-GO FOR IRISH MOTORISTS

  • 45% forgo a parking space if parallel parking is required
  • 86% of drivers consider themselves ‘good’ at parking
  • 93% would like to s ...Continued

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ALL NEW FORD MONDEO FOR IRELAND

The new Ford Mondeo will arrive in Ford Dealerships in Ireland in late November, with two series initially, Zetec and Titanium. Prices will start fro ...Continued

Audi set to open new facility in Limerick30 jobs to be created

Audi Ireland announced that redevelopment is underway at the Old Dublin Road site in Limerick ahead of the opening of Audi Limerick, which is due to ...Continued

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ALL NEW FORD MONDEO FOR IRELAND

The new Ford Mondeo will arrive in Ford Dealerships in Ireland in late November, with two series initially, Zetec and Titanium. Prices will start fro ...Continued

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New Volkswagen Passat to start from €27,295

The new eighth-generation Volkswagen Passat, which will go on sale in Ireland for January 2015. The new car, which boasts a brand new design, new engi ...Continued

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Mazda unveils the all-new MX-5

Mazda revealed the all-new Mazda MX-5 in Barcelona and simultaneously around the world at two similar events in Japan and the U.S. The fourth-generat ...Continued

Exchequer has gained extra €171 million from new car sales this year

Figures just released from SIMI (Society of the Irish Motor Industry) show that this year, new car registrations have generated an extra €171 million ...Continued

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CITROËN CX CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY

Unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in 1974, the Citroën CX is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in September at the French spectacular The CX 2000 estab ...Continued

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New Peugeot Boxer

The new Peugeot Boxer is designed to suit the needs of business users, who have high demands in terms of quality, running costs and efficiency. It ...Continued

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ŠKODA Citigo Monte Carlo arrives in Ireland

ŠKODA’s new Citigo Monte Carlo has arrived in Ireland - with sports seats, aluminium wheels, dynamic exterior and interior design features and attract ...Continued

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NEW SUZUKI VITARA SUV

The all new Suzuki Vitara SUV makes its world debut at the Paris Show in September, and goes on sale in Ireland in Spring 2015. The new Vitara is a c ...Continued

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FORD MUSTANG in IRELAND in 20015

For the first time ever, a right-hand-drive Ford Mustang has rolled off a Ford assembly line as global production begins. The addition of a right-hand ...Continued

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SOUL ROSE

This year’s Rose of Tralee prize includes the use of a New Kia Soul for the coming year, pictured is the winner Maria Walsh receiving the keys of her ...Continued

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New ŠKODA Fabia in Januar

The new Skoda Fabia, positioned between the Citigo and Rapid, goes on January in ŠKODA showrooms nationwide. The third-generation of the Fabia, wil ...Continued

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Continental Tyres to Become Official Partner of Women's Football in Ireland

Continental Tyres and the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) have announced a partnership that will see the German-based tyre manufacturer become a ...Continued

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FORMULA E CAR TO STAR IN TOP SELLING VIDEO GAME

Gaming fans can now experience the thrills of driving an all-electric racing car around some of the world’s best known circuits after the FIA Formula ...Continued

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles: Official Vehicle Sponsor of National Ploughing Championships

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicle have once again been selected as Official vehicle sponsor for the National Ploughing Championships which will take place ...Continued

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HAYLEY GOES SOUL

Kia are again a sponsor of the Rose of Tralee Festival - the 2014 winner Hayley O'Sullivan drives a new Kia Soul for the duration of her reign. Hayle ...Continued

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Team P R Reilly is open for business in Thurles

The latest new investment by Team P.R. Reilly is a state of the art car parts and accessories outlet in Thurles. The branch not only delivers jobs t ...Continued

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Minister Coveney trials a 100% electric car

Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence, Simon Coveney TD, with MD ESB Networks, Jerry O’Sullivan, pictured at the ESB’s electric vehi ...Continued

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Honda CR-V the World’s Best-Selling SUV

The global popularity of the Honda CR-V is the world’s best-selling SUV so far in 2014. The figures, provided by global automotive market consulting ...Continued

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BRADLEY RENAULT sponsor GIRO d'GALWAY

Irish Paralympic hero and Renault Ambassador, Mark Rohan and Justin McDermott of Jigsaw Galway gear up to launch the Bradley Renault Giro D’Galway tw ...Continued

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Greenhall Motors wins Opel’s Annual Customer Excellence Awards

Greenhall Motors has been named as the leading Opel Dealership in Ireland at Opel’s annual Customer Excellence Awards event .The awards were held in r ...Continued

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New Audi A7

A generation Audi A7 arrives in in October 2014. The 3.0 TDI is capable of consuming as little as 4.7l/100km (60mpg) with CO2 output from 122g/km Sty ...Continued

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Simon Elliott to leave Volkswagen Group Ireland

Volkswagen Group Ireland Managing Director, Simon Elliott is to leave his position to take up a new role in the UK.

During his tenure t ...Continued

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ONE IN TEN IRISH MOTORISTS CONTINUE TO BREAK MOBILE PHONE LAWS

Research of mobile phone use by Irish drivers, carried out by motoring solutions specialists, easytrip, has revealed that a significant number of moto ...Continued

Best July on record for new car registrations

New car sales continue to grow in 2014 with a strong start to the 142 registration period. Sales in July (18,776) saw a 61% increase on the same mont ...Continued

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FORD NO. 1 IN JULY 142

Figures released by the Society of The Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that Ford was the leading brand in the combined 142 July car and van market wi ...Continued

Best July on record for new car registrations

New car sales continue to grow in 2014 with a strong start to the 142 registration period. Sales in July (18,776) saw a 61% increase on the same mont ...Continued

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FORD NO. 1 IN JULY 142

Figures released by the Society of The Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that Ford was the leading brand in the combined 142 July car and van market wi ...Continued

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Coming soon - the New Peugeot 108

The all-new Peugeot 108 comes with a raft of enhancements over its predecessor, the popular 107. The new 108 is a perfect runabout that's exceptional ...Continued

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LAND ROVER AT THE DISCOVER IRELAND DUBLIN HORSE SHOW

The Land Rover Puissance will take place on Saturday, 9th August at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show in the RDS.

For the ...Continued

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NEW MERCEDES-BENZ VITO RANGE UNVEILED

The all-new Mercedes-Benz Vito range has had its world premier, revealing a van that Mercedes-Benz says is ‘astonishingly versatile’.

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MERCEDES-BENZ BACKS BUMBLEANCE MEGA PUSH

Mercedes-Benz will be adding its weight to the forthcoming Bumbleance Mega Push – described as a spectacular and challenging fundraiser that will see ...Continued

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IAN MADIGAN LINES OUT FOR CITROËN WITH HIS NEW DS 3

Citroën Motors Ireland announce that Leinster and Ireland fly-half rugby star, Ian Madigan has continue his role as Citroën Brand Ambassador. Ian rece ...Continued

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ŠKODA renews partnership with Dogs Trust

ŠKODA renewal its partnership with Dogs Trust as the official vehicle supplier to the charity.

As Ireland’s largest dog welfare ...Continued

RENAULT to supply FIAT based LIGHT VEHICLE

Renault and Fiat have signed an agreement under which Renault will supply Fiat with a light commercial vehicle based on a Renault platform.
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