A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The National Car Testing Service says underbody vehicle inspections will resume this week at eight nationwide test centres.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
Tesla’s market value has climbed above Volkswagen’s for the first time to more than €90bn, a threshold that will trigger a huge payout for Elon Musk if he can sustain the feat for months.
Wed, 22 Jan, 2020
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following an incident of dangerous driving in Co Meath yesterday where a car struck a Garda car and another vehicle.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
Tadhg's attempts from outside the car to get Otis to unlock the doors are hilarious.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
The owner of Vauxhall has warned that the car giant will cease production at its Ellesmere Port factory if Brexit makes it unprofitable.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
French car maker Renault posted a decline of almost 7% in first-half vehicle sales amid a global car slowdown but said a forthcoming product offensive would begin to help soften the blow in key markets.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Next Monday is July 1, meaning the start of 192 car registrations.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
A young family had a narrow escape when their car went up in flames on the M3 motorway last weekend.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
For the past six months, since pillars collapsed at a mine and caused subsidence and created sinkholes, the people of Drumgossatt have had to use a narrow, one-way boreen to go to work, to school, and to shops. They are not convinced their main access road will reopen anytime soon, says.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
The Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR) has proposed reducing passenger charges at Dublin Aiport by 15%.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
A couple who were left traumatised when a car hit their home last year say they live in constant fear of speeding traffic on their narrow street.
Sat, 04 May, 2019
The Road Safety Authority are running a 'Check it Fits' installation service across the country.
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
Smoke damage was caused to the premises and extensive damage was caused to the car.
Sun, 30 Dec, 2018
MUCH like every other aspect of our lives, the whole distasteful and mind-warping Brexit conundrum impacted greatly on the motor industry, causing fear and uncertainly and prompting another year of falling new car sales and, for the trade, the increasingly worrying spectre of more than 100,000 used cars being imported from the UK.
Sat, 29 Dec, 2018
The budget for State cars and drivers for the Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, the President, Michael D Higgins and other members of a select State funded group cost over €1m last year.
Sun, 16 Dec, 2018
Is this the best uncle ever? A Co Meath uncle, who discovered his niece was a 'petrol-head' went out of his way to get top TV car enthusiasts to help him with a special birthday surprise.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2018
Owners of older cars are facing paying higher insurance, despite holding recent NCT certificates, the managing director of an online broker has said.
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018
Less than 40% of Irish motorists would stop and offer assistance to a driver who has experienced a car breakdown according to a recent survey.
Sun, 23 Sep, 2018
The amount of personal contract plans (PCP) for car loans in the Republic is considerably less than previously thought, according to the Central Bank — lending in the field fell 15% in the first half of the year.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
A motorcyclist has been seriously injured in a road accident in Co. Tipperary.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
Czech carmaker Škoda has unveiled a specially commissioned stained-glass car to celebrate the Pope’s visit to Ireland.
Wed, 22 Aug, 2018
Slow down. That’s the message from a Swedish professor of combustion engines to the electric vehicle industry.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2018
A man has died after he was hit by a car near the village of Claudy in Derry overnight.
Sat, 18 Aug, 2018
Germany has increased the number of public charging points for electric cars by a quarter in the past year, utility lobby BDEW said, although it said it was still not a profitable business.
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018
A no-deal Brexit scenario would add further pressure to car sales which are already seeing a huge rise in imports from the UK due to the fall in sterling.
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018
The average cost of running a family car for a year is almost €10,700.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018
Tomorrow's Forklift Down Rally dovetails as rounds of the McGrady Insurance Northern Ireland Rally Championship and the Protyre MSA Asphalt Championship.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
A teenager who deliberately drove a vehicle at a garda patrol car three times during a high-speed chase has been jailed for 16 months.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018
Photographer and historian Bill Power from Mitchelstown was travelling on the Fermoy to Cork stretch of the M8 motorway when a golf ball almost went through his windscreen.
Mon, 09 Jul, 2018
We all complain that our cars are absolute bangers but this one takes the top prize, which led to Gardaí in Ennis taking it off the road.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2018
A boy, aged seven, is recovering in Cork University Hospital after a single-vehicle collision near Riverstick in Co Cork last night.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
A woman in her 60s has died in a two-car crash in Co. Limerick.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
The number of new cars registered last month dropped by 13.9% compared to April 2017.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
Several people are dead and others are injured after a car drove into a crowd in Germany, local police have said.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
A man in his 40s has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after the van he was driving was in a collision with a car near Belmullet, County Mayo.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
A number of people have been injured and a man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a car was driven into a nightclub in the UK.
Sun, 18 Mar, 2018
A motorist was left trapped in his overturned car early this morning after it left the road, ploughed down an embankment and into a field.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
Petrol and diesel costs have remained largely unchanged month-on-month despite significant increases in crude oil costs.
Sun, 28 Jan, 2018
questions continuing claims by insurance companies that their profits are being hit by fake and exaggerated claims and asks if they have a different agenda.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018
Global sales at French carmaker PSA which includes Peugeot and Citroen jumped 15% last year as strong growth in Iran and Latin America helped to offset difficulties in the UK and China.
Wed, 17 Jan, 2018
A Limerick man and a Scottish man have been killed in separate road incidents in Ireland and Britain.
Thu, 28 Dec, 2017
Gardai in Dublin city are currently at the scene of a serious collision between a car and a motorbike.
Fri, 08 Dec, 2017
Hi-tech thieves in Co Donegal are using ‘key lock jammers’ to help them prey on Christmas shoppers. The gang is blocking motorists’ door-lock mechanisms while they are out shopping at busy centres.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017