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Toyota Corolla hybrid van on the way this summer

Toyota will launch a Corolla hybrid van in Ireland this summer. It will be manufactured in its UK plant, alongside other Corolla models.

Trico OE on latest Volkswagen models

Trico has been appointed the original equipment (OE) manufacturer for rear wiper blades on several of the latest Volkswagen models.

Tralee car show to raise funds for Kerry man in New York hospital

Members of Kerry Motor Club are organising a static car show in Tralee town centre next month to raise funds for club member James Quinlan,

Peugeot Ireland partners with Dublin GAA

Peugeot Ireland is the new official car partner to Dublin GAA, in a three-year agreement across all four codes (Senior Football, Senior Hurling, Camogie and

Clarios reveals new safety critical battery for EVs

Clarios has revealed a new safety critical battery for electric vehicles, which it says will be in production “within the next two to three years”.

Ford to scale e-commerce with Stripe deal

Ford Motor Company has signed a five-year agreement with financial services company Stripe to scale its global e-commerce capabilities. Ford will use Stripe’s online payments

Six-piece, double-ended Star spanner set from Kamasa Tools

Torx (star) bolts and setscrews are increasingly used in the automotive sector due to their efficient drive system which offers more consistent torque application and

Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year returns for 2022

The pandemic has affected every aspect of life in Ireland over the past two years and it particularly hit the motor industry in a very

New communications director at Ford UK and Ireland

Dan Jones has been appointed director, Communications & Public Affairs, Ford of Britain and Ireland, effective from April 1, 2022. Ford says Jones will be

Textar adds brake pads for new BMW models

Textar has added to its expansive aftermarket product range by manufacturing brake pads for the new BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe and X2.