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Audi joins forces with Cartell.ie to tackle imports

Audi joins forces with Cartell.ie to tackle imports

Retailers and manufacturers have been calling on the government to reduce the number of used car imports from Britain. Audi’s new website tie-in takes a more subtle approach to the problem

All hail your royal majesty, Rolls-Royce

All hail your royal majesty, Rolls-Royce

The Rolls-Royce is known as the ultimate luxury item, and for good reason. Driving the Dawn and the marque’s top dog, the Phantom VIII, offers an experience like no other

Ireland is becoming Britain’s dumping ground for old cars

Ireland is becoming Britain’s dumping ground for old cars

Used imports are on the rise, which is bad for the environment and for motor retailers. Tax changes to encourage the sale of new cars could be the solution

The Mini with maxi power

The Mini with maxi power

Designed to be Mini’s answer to the Golf, the Clubman has sold well since its revamp in 2016 - accounting for about 14 per cent of Mini’s global sales

Don’t get driven to distraction on a foreign holiday

Don’t get driven to distraction on a foreign holiday

Here are a few simple tips to avoid motoring misadventures abroad

Lotus ready to bloom

Lotus ready to bloom

Supercars to get a run for their money

Supercars to get a run for their money

Mercedes-AMG has excelled itself again, with two exceptionally fast 45 cars in the A-Class and CLA

Mazda throws down the gauntlet

Mazda throws down the gauntlet

The stylish CX-30 SUV is one of the best cars the marque has produced in recent memory, with all the ingredients to put it up to the premium establishment

The government’s pre-budget paper is proposing a clampdown on NOx pollutants

The government’s pre-budget paper is proposing a clampdown on NOx pollutants

Porsche now firing on all cylinders

Porsche now firing on all cylinders

Giants join forces to smooth the path to an electric future

Giants join forces to smooth the path to an electric future

The Ford-Volkswagen partnership will have far-reaching consequences for the future of the car

Update keeps Škoda Superb on the right track

Update keeps Škoda Superb on the right track

The Czech manufacturer’s spacious flagship model delivers a far livelier driving experience after a modest revamp, writes Dave Humphreys

BMW takes things forward with its premium hatchback

BMW takes things forward with its premium hatchback

The new front-wheel drive 1 Series is a compromise on the ‘ultimate driving machine’, but one we can live with

Government must get tough on diesel fumes

Government must get tough on diesel fumes

Toyota is lobbying for a new taxation system as research highlights the harmfulness of nitrous oxide emissions

Ford ups the hot hatch ante

Ford ups the hot hatch ante