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Will Ireland be overrun by ex-fleet cars from Britain?

Will Ireland be overrun by ex-fleet cars from Britain?

A ruling by the advertising watchdog in England may make it more attractive to bounce such vehicles into our market, deflating residual values

Mazda’s lean, ‘green’ power machine

Mazda’s lean, ‘green’ power machine

BMW’s X2 squares style with driving fun

BMW’s X2 squares style with driving fun

Baby Benz a cut above the rest

Baby Benz a cut above the rest

The five-door hatchback retains the same two-box silhouette as its predecessor, but gets a fresh new image that is markedly sharper-looking than before

The inconvenient truth: Road safety trumps all else

The inconvenient truth: Road safety trumps all else

The Road Traffic Bill’s tough stance on unaccompanied learner drivers is justified

Will Volkswagen bow to people power?

Will Volkswagen bow to people power?

Volkswagen Ireland is understood to be seriously considering bringing the Up GTI to these shores. This, we can tell you, is very good news indeed

Audi’s talented technocrat

Audi’s talented technocrat

The new A7 Sportback is crammed with high-end autonomous technology, but is it any good for humans to drive?

Juicing up the Jazz

Juicing up the Jazz

Electric taxis for all? Don’t bet against it just yet

Electric taxis for all? Don’t bet against it just yet

The newly-announced grants for small public service vehicles could be a game-changer for the EV and hybrid market

Renault’s sportiest is here

Renault’s sportiest is here

The hottest Mégane yet proves that Renault has a soul, writes Nick Maher

New Mercedes S-Class is the ultimate humblebrag

New Mercedes S-Class is the ultimate humblebrag

The interior of the S-Class has come in for more obvious primping, bringing it into line with its E-Class sibling in terms of technology

So, how are new car sales shaping up in Ireland?

So, how are new car sales shaping up in Ireland?

Toyota has taken the top spot, with Peugeot surprisingly breaking into the top ten for the first time in many years

Hyundai adds a dash of style - but for who?

Hyundai adds a dash of style - but for who?

Hyundai’s new compact SUV has big shoes to fill

Hyundai’s new compact SUV has big shoes to fill

Kona hopes to match the success of its Tucson big brother. But that will take some doing

Honda refuses to jump on anti-diesel bandwagon

Honda refuses to jump on anti-diesel bandwagon

The new low-emissions Civic diesel will suit plenty of buyers, Honda claims: it’s purely a matter of taste and practicality