Shane O’Donoghue

Shane O’Donoghue

New Hyundai Tucson aims for the top

New Hyundai Tucson aims for the top

The model replaces the highly successful ix35 crossover

Peugeot’s updated 208 is a joy to drive

Peugeot’s updated 208 is a joy to drive

The facelifted Peugeot 208 has had more than a lick of new paint, writes Shane O’Donoghue

The evergreen Ford Transit celebrates 50 years on the road

The evergreen Ford Transit celebrates 50 years on the road

Around seven million of the vehicles have been sold worldwide

Aston Martin opens new showroom in Belfast

Aston Martin opens new showroom in Belfast

Slick vehicle to appear in new Bond film Spectre

The Skoda Superb: it’s all in the name

The Skoda Superb: it’s all in the name

Skoda’s new Superb should have premium car brands worried

Briefing: VW Scandal highlights dangers of diesel fumes

Briefing: VW Scandal highlights dangers of diesel fumes

US regulators were testing and retesting cars for over a year before VW engineers finally admitted to installing software to cheat tests, writes Shane O’Donoghue

Frankfurt Motor Show leads the way

Frankfurt Motor Show leads the way

As the biennial event is underway, Shane O’Donoghue checks out the most significant cars on display

Ford portfolio expands

Ford portfolio expands

Ford of Ireland has launched three new vehicles to the Irish market, two seven-seat people carrie...

BMW’s Gran Coupé a real winner

BMW’s Gran Coupé a real winner

An extravagant car like the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé should be bought with the heart, not the head, but it pleases both, writes Shane O’Donoghue

New car sales still on the up

New car sales still on the up

Figures released by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) last week reveal that new car ...

All-new Audi Q7 arrives in Ireland

All-new Audi Q7 arrives in Ireland

An all-new Audi Q7 has gone on sale in Ireland, replacing a car that has been on the market since 2006. The new SUV weighs in at 325kg less than its predecessor. To put that number into perspective, the weight reduction is about the same as the entir

Report suggests British car imports have found exchange rate ceiling

Report suggests British car imports have found exchange rate ceiling

Exchange rates not usually a major concern for car importers

New Skoda Superb comes to Ireland

New Skoda Superb comes to Ireland

One of the most spacious cars on the market, the Skoda Superb, has been replaced by an all-new ve...

Shiny new SUV star for Mercedes

Shiny new SUV star for Mercedes

Mercedes-Benz will finally have a compact SUV to sell when the impressive new GLC arrives in Ireland later this year

Audi joins the  supercar set

Audi joins the supercar set

The German car maker has launched the second generation R8 coupé – and its V10 engine gives it plenty of rev.