Shane O’Donoghue

Shane O’Donoghue

Going nowhere when you just can’t get a plug

Going nowhere when you just can’t get a plug

Charge anxiety: the trials and tribulations of electric-only drivers

Corolla living up to its name

Corolla living up to its name

Toyota has big plans for its rejuvenated, rebranded Corolla, spearheaded by hybrid power

Get a grip on when to use your winter tyres

Get a grip on when to use your winter tyres

Should Irish motorists consider winter tyres? The short answer is ‘probably not’, but it’s still worth weighing up the pros and cons before you make up your own mind.

BMW raises the bar for the GT class

BMW raises the bar for the GT class

There’s a new BMW 8 Series in town, eclipsing the 6 Series it replaces and challenging some very serious cars indeed, writes Shane O’Donoghue

Reinvent your idea of the wheel

Reinvent your idea of the wheel

Think carefully about the wheels you want on your car - size matters when it comes to fuel economy, ride and road noise

Profiling the used car imports

Profiling the used car imports

New figures tell us a lot about the effect that the importation of used British cars is currently having on the Irish car market

Slow down to speed things up?

Slow down to speed things up?

Variable speed limits could significantly reduce traffic congestion - but only if they’re done right

What Budget 2019 did for motoring

What Budget 2019 did for motoring

Housing and health may dominate the budget headlines, but motorists weren’t ignored completely

On test this week: Ford Fiesta ST

On test this week: Ford Fiesta ST

Here in Ireland, the market for high-performance cars is relatively small. But elsewhere in the w...

New 600LT is a ‘bargain’ hypercar

New 600LT is a ‘bargain’ hypercar

We test what turns out to be one of McLaren’s most engaging cars yet

Tech marks the spot for X5

Tech marks the spot for X5

Just when you thought that big SUVs couldn’t get any more tech-laden, along comes an all-new BMW X5.

Do British used cars damage new sales?

Do British used cars damage new sales?

Used car imports are the hot topic in the motor industry right now

Paris in autumn always delights

Paris in autumn always delights

As European car events go, the Paris Motor Show is second only to Geneva

The wonderful world of Future Classics

The wonderful world of Future Classics

Mondello provides a great day out for those of us who like cars

How many previous owners are too many?

How many previous owners are too many?

How many previous owners of a car would put you off buying it? Personally, no matter how perfect ...