Carzone’s Most Searched Cars 2018

Carzone has released their Motoring Report for 2018 and it includes interesting data on the most searched for cars on Carzone from January to June of this year.The data reveals that the Irish public put a lot of faith in German marques when searching for a car! BMW is the most popular car marque searched for […]

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Opel Ireland Announces New General Manager

Gillian Whittall has been appointed as the new General Manager for Opel Ireland. In her new role Gillian will report to Stephen Norman, Group Managing Director of Vauxhall Motors and Opel Ireland. Gillian joined Opel Ireland in 2008 as Head of Marketing & PR, bringing extensive experience from high profile brands including AIB, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson […]

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2019 Renault Scénic Pricing For Ireland Announced

Details announced of new 2019 Renault Scénic range The 2019 Renault Scénic range, which includes the five-seater Scénic and seven-seater Grand Scénic, has been updated with new trim levels and a new range of WLTP compliant petrol and diesel engines. Renault’s new 1.3-litre TCe 140 petrol engine has been added with both a six-speed manual […]

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New Nissan Leaf Records Strong Sales In July

The new Nissan Leaf is selling well in Ireland Nissan Ireland is reporting that 306 new Nissan Leafs were registered during the month of July, which historically has been close to the total number of electric vehicles sold in Ireland in a full year. The July sales result brings the total number of Nissan Leafs […]

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Toyota Hybrid Roadshow Coming This January

The Toyota Hybrid Roadshow will be an opportunity to view the new 2019 range including new Corolla Throughout the month of January, Toyota’s new range of self-charging hybrids will be touring Toyota dealerships across Ireland as part of the 2019 Toyota Hybrid Roadshow. The Camry Hybrid, Corolla Saloon Hybrid, RAV4 Hybrid and Corolla Hatchback Hybrid will […]

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All-New Kia ProCeed Makes Its Debut In Barcelona

The new Kia ProCeed in Barcelona Caroline travels to Barcelona for the European premiere of the new Kia Proceed! The 3 door hatchback is finished. That was the message Peter Schreyer, President of Design and Chief Design Officer at Kia, and Gregory Guillaume, Kia’s European Head of Design, received from the product team when it […]

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Borgward Coming To Ireland

The Borgward BXi7 all-electric SUV As a key part of its global expansion plan, Stuttgart-based Borgward Group AG has entered into a strategic partnership with the automotive sales specialist International Motors and IM Group Ltd to bring Borgward vehicles to Ireland and the UK. Borgward currently manufactures a range of premium SUVs but over the past […]

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New Ford Focus Arrives In Ireland!

The new Ford Focus has arrived in Ireland! The new Ford Focus has arrived in Ireland, priced from €24,900. Available as a five door hatchback or a wagon, this is the fourth generation of Ford’s popular mid-size car. More than 129,000 Ford Focus models have been sold in Ireland since its original launch in 1998, making […]

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New Car Registrations Down 11% In October

The Nissan Qashqai is Ireland’s bestselling car! Official statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that the total new car registrations for the month of October were down 11.2% (1,725) when compared to October 2017 (1,943). Registrations year to date are also down 4.4% (124,809) on the same period […]

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2018 Honda CR-V Arrives In Ireland!

The new Honda CR-V has just arrived in Ireland The new Honda CR-V has arrived in Ireland, priced from €33,500. Benchmarked against premium-brand products, Honda says that the new CR-V delivers improved ride quality, steering response, body control and refinement. The new CR-V is built on the same platform as the new Honda Civic and […]

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