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Tohill triumphs at Mondello

Dublin’s double European Rallycross class champion Derek Tohill had a great weekend at Mondello Park, with his Parts for Cars Fiesta taking top place in the Super Final on both days ahead of Noel Greene’s Mirage, and also finishing third each time in the Supercar Finals, which were rounds of the British Rallycross Championship. Former

Starring role for Starline

Euro Car Parts has signed an exclusive deal to supply Starline steering and suspension and backed it with an industry-leading three-year no-quibble warranty. Starline sold over 10 million products last year and has a strong track record of being first-to-range, for example, on wishbones for the 2014-on Volkswagen Passat. Following a soft launch in January, the range has

KYB sponsorship agreement with FIA World Rallycross team

KYB has entered into a sponsorship agreement with FIA World Rallycross Championship Team EKS from June 2017.   The Audi S1 EKS RX Quattro is using KYB’s electronic power steering (EPS) which is widely coveted in motorsports. The KYB logo is visible on both the EKS racecar and service truck. EKS is made up of

Fantastic four for Euro Car Parts

Following a comprehensive UK industry vote, Euro Car Parts has received the coveted Car Dealer Power Award for Motor Factor of the Year , for the fourth consecutive year. With thousands of dealers making their voices heard through the anonymous nomination process, the award once again recognises Euro Car Parts as a supplier that the

NGK’s successful appearance at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Ignition specialist NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd has completed another successful appearance at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed. The leading supplier of original-equipment (OE) spark plugs, glow plugs and NTK Lambda and other engine management sensors, exhibited a mouth-watering array of dragster cars and bikes and played host to a number of celebrity guests

NGK backs 12-year-old Wilbur Hancock

NGK is backing 12-year-old Wilbur Hancock’s bid to emulate the success of his World Speedway champion father Greg. The ignition specialist has had a long-standing relationship with current and four-time champion Greg and is now sponsoring his eldest son. Wilbur, who first took to the track aged just seven, currently rides with Eldarna in junior

Diesel Technic announces new General Manager for UK & Ireland

Diesel Technic UK & Ireland Ltd, a subsidiary of The Diesel Technic Group has appointed Mark Boden, as General Manager. In his new role, Boden will be responsible for the overall operation and development of Diesel Technic in the UK & Ireland. Boden brings a wealth of experience to his new role, having previously held

Auto Trade EXPO 2018 update

Auto Trade EXPO 2018, which takes place at Citywest Hotel & Exhibition Centre, Dublin, October 20-21, 2018 is shaping up to be another runaway success, with more than 80 per cent of the available exhibition space already reserved. Organisers Automotive Publications has confirmed that more than 140 stands have already been reserved some 16 months

Harp International joins IAAF

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed chemical packer, supplier and reclamation specialist, Harp International to its membership. Harp International has been supplying refrigerants for vehicle refrigeration and air conditioning systems for more than 25 years. With 1000 tonnes of bulk storage and a state-of-the-art packaging facility in Pontypridd, South Wales, Harp distributes to

Lumag launches new CV range e-catalogue

LUMAG, leading OE manufacturer and aftermarket supplier for CV brake pads and linings has  launched its latest e-catalogue, which has been fully updated to offer its complete CV range which is now available to order.   The new e-catalogue features more than 27,000 parts, making it easier than ever before to source the right OE quality, for all-makes of brake pads and linings for commercial vehicles. The e-catalogue, dedicated to meeting the needs