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Profits for motor insurers increased in 2020

Motor insurers in Ireland saw their profits increase to a 10-year high in 2020, despite the majority of motorists being off the road due to

Apple to add car crash detection to products

Apple is next year set to add a car crash detection feature to its iPhone and Apple Watch devices, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Bosch to invest over €400m in semiconductor fabs in 2022

In the face of the global chip shortage, Bosch is increasing its capital expenditure. Just a few weeks after opening its new wafer fab in

Average car now worth 16pc more than last year

The price of an average car in Ireland is now 16 per cent higher than its market value for the equivalent period in 2020, a

Volkswagen Group and TU Dublin team up on apprentice programme

Motor trade apprentices at Technological University Dublin have been treated to a brand new Audi TT for use as a training vehicle.

Experts recommend workshops brake check while tyre changing

The brake professionals from Otto Zimmermann GmbH in Germany want to increase the safety of drivers. They say this can easily be ensured by a

New device designed to prevent aquaplaning

Coventry University researchers are hoping to save lives through a new device they’ve developed claiming to prevent vehicles from aquaplaning and losing traction control due

SIMI hits out at proposed ‘regressive’ EV registration tax increases

Proposals to increase vehicle registration tax on electric vehicles have been described by the Society of Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) as “regressive”, saying it will

Schaeffler updates online catalogue

Schaeffler has updated the TecDoc driven online catalogue hosted on its aftermarket website – https://aftermarket.schaeffler.co.uk – to provide users with more functionality and easier access

Oil – where did it all go wrong?

I have always enjoyed the company of people who have a passion, whether it is an area I have a knowledge of or not, their