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Paddy Hopkirk MBE, RIP

A famous son of Belfast and renowned rally driver Paddy Hopkirk has died aged 89. He passed away peacefully’ in Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Buckinghamshire,

Motor factor orders 40 Citroen e-Berlingo vans

Motor Parts Direct, the UK’s largest independent motor factor, has started switching its fleet to electric with an order for 40 Citroen e-Berlingo Vans.

AS-PL adds new starter for Hyundai and Mitsubishi models

AS-PL has added a new starter (S5489S) to its range, which is suited for use in a number of Hyundai and Mitsubishi models.

New USB-rechargeable head light from Laser Tools

Laser Tools says that its new lightweight and comfortable USB-rechargeable head light (part number 8330) is packed pull of features.

Home EV charger grants now open to those without an electric car

A total of four new electric vehicle grant schemes and initiatives were launched yesterday by the Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan. Among them is an

Black box now mandatory on new vehicles in EU

With effect from 6th July 2022, new vehicles sold in the EU will be required to have various items of new equipment installed; among the

Auto Trade EXPO 2022 – October 15-16 at the RDS Simmonscourt

This year’s Auto Trade EXPO will be the biggest yet, with exhibitor space almost sold out. The Auto Trade EXPO 2022 will again prove a

Serfac adds Wolf oils and lubricants to brand range

Serfac Limited has added Wolf Lubricants to its brand range, further strengthening its comprehensive product portfolio. Serfac is now stocking an extensive line-up of oils,

Be air con ready with Texa’s Konfort Touch service stations

With more than 10 years as a leader within the field of air con service, Texa has obtained the approvals and recommendations by major vehicle

Schaeffler’s OneCode labelling adds new dimension to REPXPERT app

Schaeffler’s REPXPERT service platform is designed to equip technicians with the information they need to make workshop repairs simpler, safer and more efficient. Now it