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375,000 cars on Irish roads without an NCT roadworthiness

There were an estimated 375,000 cars on Irish roads without a valid certification of roadworthiness last month.

Delphi Technologies launches Bi-metallic brake discs

Delphi Technologies, a brand of BorgWarner Inc, has launched its new bi-metallic, high-carbon alloy brake discs.

Brake-pipe flaring kit from Laser Tools

New to the Laser Tools range is this comprehensive brake pipe flaring tool kit (part number 8522), suitable for on-vehicle brake pipe repair and maintenance

2023 Rose Hotel Circuit of Kerry launched

The 2023 Circuit of Kerry Rally was officially launched last night at the Rally HQ and title sponsor, The Rose Hotel in Tralee.

LKQ Europe partners with CECRA

LKQ Europe has announced its partnership with CECRA, the European Council for Motor Trades and Repairs.

Electric car grant to be cut by €1,500 from July

The maximum private car grant to purchase an electric vehicle is to be cut by €1,500, the Department of Transport today confirmed. From 1st July

Ring launches new cordless tyre inflator

Ring Automotive has complemented its cordless tyre inflator range with the launch of the new RTC4000.

UK motorists back safety over MOT savings

UK motorists strongly support keeping the first MOT at three years, according to new research published today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

UKS increases Optimal sales and range despite company profile change

UKS has come a long way in the past 12 months. Previously called Optimal UK, the owners decided to move forward with UKS Distribution Limited

Draper Tools launches new range of trolley jacks

Draper Tools has given its workshop equipment category a lift by introducing 11 new trolley jacks with a lift capacity of 2, 2.25, 3 and