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New cars sales down 12 per cent year on year

New car sales plumeted by 12 per cent last year, compared with 2011, statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor industry confirm.

Volkswagen No 1 car brand in 2012

Volkswagen has been confirmed as the best-selling car brand in Ireland in 2012, the first time that the brand has achieved this accolade in its

2012 road deaths is lowest on record

Provisional road casualty figures for 2012 show that a total of 161 people tragically lost their lives on Irish roads in 2012, 25 fewer than

New Honda CR-V crowned 4×4 of the Year

Honda’s latest new sports utility vehicle (SUV) has scooped the prestigious ‘4×4 of the Year’ honour from respected publication Total 4×4 Magazine. It’s the new

ACDelco adds to clutch programme

ACDelco has added a further 10 part numbers to its clutch range, bringing its portfolio close to the 1,000 mark. Included within the references this

Irish Racing Drivers Club recognises two Irish drivers

The Irish Racing Drivers Club has recognised the outstanding achievements of two of Ireland’s most accomplished drivers at its annual awards luncheon at the Royal Automobile

Global sales of Lexus hybrids pass half-million milestone

Since the first RX 400h took to the road in 2005, Lexus has sold more than 506,000 vehicles equipped with its Lexus Hybrid Drive system.

Ford Ranger is the 2013 ‘Pick-Up of the Year’ Award

The Ford Ranger has won UK’s 4×4 Magazine Pick-Up of the Year 2013, making it a record-breaking seventh award in 12 months for the vehicle.

MKW Motors attends official opening of Bosch STC

MKW Motors, a member of the Bosch Car Service Programme, and Bosch training partners in Ireland, recently attended the official opening of the Bosch STC

Borg & Beck warranty portal

In an age that is becoming evermore driven by cyberspace, First Line, the parent company of the Borg &Beck brand, has pioneered a new tool,