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New car registrations marginally ahead first half of the year

The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) has today released the official 221 new vehicle registration figures for June....
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Every new Jaguar in Ireland now comes with five-year warranty

Jaguar is launching a new five-year warranty across its entire vehicle range in Ireland, including the all-electric Jaguar I-Pace and...
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ELTA partners with FG7 for major distribution deal

ELTA Automotive has announced the continuation and development of its distribution deal with FG7. The formidable FG7 buying group is...
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Harris Group launches new EV training academy

Leading commercial vehicle distributor Harris Group has launched a training academy at the company’s headquarters, which will provide specialised training...
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Massive range of hand/power tools set for Auto Trade EXPO

Hand and power tools will be a prominent feature at this year's Auto Trade EXPO and CV Workshop EXPO in...
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ZF advises caution with alternative spare parts

The dual mass flywheel (DMF) dampens torsional vibrations and thus allows the engine to run efficiently at significantly lower speeds than is possible with a


Carlow man enters Kia Board of Winners Club

Carlow man, Nigel McCord has joined the exclusive Kia Board of Winners Club in recognition of his achievement in coming first in three consecutive Kia

Hella partners with Otto Nussbaum

Hella is partnering with Otto Nussbaum to meet the demands of the growing market for air-conditioning servicing in view of statutory changes related to refrigerants.

Volkswagen Bank lending surpasses €121 million in 2012

Volkswagen Bank Ireland has provided approximately €121 million in vehicle finance packages for Irish consumers, so far this year, surpassing its anticipated total lending target

Team PR Reilly fire racing engines with NGK

For many years Team P R Reilly and NGK Spark Plugs has been firing racing engines throughout Irish motorsport. Knowing that race teams push their

EU funding secured for expansion of electric vehicle fast charging network

The ESB and the Department for Regional Development Northern Ireland (DRD NI) have been awarded €2.1 million from the EU to provide 50% funding for

High performance Kia pro_cee’d GT set for 2013 launch

The first glimpse of the Kia pro_cee’d GT reveals a hot hatch perfectly aligned with Kia’s sportiness and “fun to drive” positioning. Expected to launch in

New head of SEAT Ireland appointed

SEAT Ireland has appointed Cian O’Brien as its new Director. O’Brien becomes SEAT Ireland’s first Irish Director since SEAT became part of Volkswagen Group Ireland

New Spark Plug and Glow Plug applications from Denso

Distributors can now benefit from significantly expanded Denso Spark Plug and Glow Plug programmes, with every application listed in an essential new catalogue.

Great turnout for Epicor Irish automotive customer user forum

There was a great turnout for the Epicor Irish Automotive User Forum last Wednesday, November 14, with customers from all over Ireland gathering to attend

SMPE improves data quality with Automate

Leading European component supplier, Standard Motor Products Europe (SMPE) has chosed MAM’s Automate system to enhance and publish its data.