A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
revs up to explore the tradition of pedal power.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
The Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4Matic is the first mass-produced electric car from the German manufacturer, writes
Sat, 16 Nov, 2019
Audrey's been sorting out Cork people for ages.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
Operating profits at one of the largest car dealerships in the country, Johnson & Perrott, increased 11.5% to over €4.6m last year.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2019
DS7 Crossback trades on its heritage and lives up to the expectations on many levels. but there are downsides. The ride is not the magic carpet experience we once loved and expected to see again, writes
Sat, 27 Jul, 2019
After a delayed beginning, Jaguar’s finally launched its first hot SUV.heads to the south of France to see what it’s like
Sat, 11 May, 2019
A car dealer being pursued by the Revenue for 10 years in a bid to recover a €4.97m judgment has been warned he is at “grave risk” of being jailed a third time for contempt over allegedly still giving the Revenue the “runaround”.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
HUMAN curiosity and endeavour have built advanced, materially wealthy societies and have extended lifespans. But they have also brought us to the brink of catastrophe.
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
Audrey's been sorting out Cork people for ages...
Fri, 11 Jan, 2019
Volkswagen is buying a controlling stake in Volvo’s WirelessCar, a digital service developer specialising in connected driving, for 1.1bn Swedish crowns (€107m).
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018
BMW has a long history of making great roadsters.heads out on the road to see if the latest Z4 can deliver the goods.
Sat, 24 Nov, 2018
Greenfield sites hardly come any better, or beguiling, than this. Seven acres of ‘farm’ land, recently shorn of its annual crop of maize, between the two main Douglas Roads in suburban Cork, within a walk of the city centre have just come up for sale as a truly prime development opportunity.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
THE first phase of a significant €15million motor trade investment on Cork city’s Bandon Road opens next week, indicative of the recovery in the Irish economy, the motor trade and a forerunner of other developments to follow on Cork’s western fringes.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
Rory McIroy is the clear winner in the 2018 rankings for the richest young sports star in Britain and Ireland, according to The Sunday Times Rich List.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
Rory McIlroy is set for a challenge off the golf course as he bids to become the 'world's fastest golf enthusiast'.
Tue, 06 Feb, 2018
Four loaded weapons “primed, armed and ready” for use were among an arsenal of 15 firearms found at an “elaborate” industrial unit purporting to be a legitimate business.
Fri, 12 Jan, 2018
Jaguar Land Rover sales have risen 7% to a record 621,109 vehicles in 2017 but the UK’s biggest carmaker says it faces tough conditions in its home market due to weakening consumer confidence and a planned diesel tax rise on new cars.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
A car that is about to set the cat among the Premium SUV pigeons will go on sale here in Ireland next month.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
Motoring giant Jaguar is set to announce a huge investment in Shannon in a move which could bring hundreds of jobs.
Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
The Frankfurt Motor Show gives carmarkers the opportunity to show the heights and depths of their ingenuity. Relatively speaking, of course.
Sat, 16 Sep, 2017
“If Carlsberg did holes-in-one, this would be the one they would do.”
Fri, 08 Sep, 2017
Incentives for motorists such as free parking and using bus lanes should be considered to improve electric car sales, which has seen just 500 new registrations out of more than 90,000 this year.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2017
Sat, 19 Aug, 2017
VOLVO pulled off the automotive public relations coup of the decade last month, when it announced that it would stop making diesel and petrol engines from 2019.
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
Motor dealers Johnson & Perrott are poised to invest €15m in a new, third dealership location for their Cork City-based business.
Thu, 20 Jul, 2017
Jaguar has unveiled a new engine that will join the XE and XF saloons, as well as the F-Pace SUV ranges.
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
It’s not to everyone’s liking but the Sky Sports GAA deal has at least helped out Michael O’Regan; his neighbours around Warwick know now why he’s always carrying that curious stick.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
Volvo’s best selling SUV has been refreshed for 2017, bringing good looks and plenty of comfort. flew to Barcelona to see if it fills the big shoes of its predecessor
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
Aston Martin has achieved its objective of making the most beautiful car in the world with the DB11, says.
Sat, 29 Apr, 2017
The 2017 World Car Awards winners have been announced, and in a decision that reflects the increasing dominance and popularity of the SUV market sector, the Jaguar F-Pace has been named World Car of the Year for 2017 at the New York Motor Show.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
Powered by a 5.0-litre V8, the F-Type SVR is the most powerful Jaguar currently on sale. How does all that power feel on the road?finds out.
Sat, 08 Apr, 2017
As the recessionary ‘80s gave way to the Celtic Tiger era, Irish consumers began to spend again and Ford, retaining its Cork links, launched a raft of models which became industry leaders.
Mon, 03 Apr, 2017
The Stelvio, which shares many components with the Giulia, is Alfa Romeo’s first venture into the SUV market.finds out what it’s like.
Sat, 18 Mar, 2017
It’s the show that affords carmakers the opportunity to pull out all the stops.
Sat, 04 Mar, 2017
Profits at the logistics group co-owned by former Formula One driver Eddie Irvine fell to £2.33m (€2.75m) last year.
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017
Thu, 02 Feb, 2017
Wed, 01 Feb, 2017
A gun has been found in the car a 28-year-old man was travelling in when he was shot dead by police during a "pre-planned" operation on a motorway slip road, the police watchdog has said.
Tue, 03 Jan, 2017
Pre-tax profits at the group that imports and distributes luxury car brands, Jaguar and Land Rover more than doubled to €6.65m last year.
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
BMW took the motoring world by surprise this week when, without warning, it revealed the all-new 5 Series, possibly one of the most important cars in the Munich company’s history.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2016
EVERY so often in this gig you come across a car which, from the moment you park your backside in the driver’s seat, seems to be just perfect. Then, when you set it in motion, it lets you down with a colossal bang and turns out to be a beautiful thing to admire, but an awful one to drive.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
Pre-tax profits at one of the largest car dealerships in the country, the Cork-based Johnson & Perrott group, last year increased by 28.5% to €4.68m.
Sat, 01 Oct, 2016
It’s a game that brings with it a huge amount of prestige, competition and, at times, frustration.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2016