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Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 17 August, 2017

#CAR

# car - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Cost of running family car down almost €180 on last year AA

Cost of running family car down almost €180 on last year

That’s according to an annual survey by the AA which recorded a drop in motor insurance premiums.

# car - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

'Runaway' car rolls down steps towards the sea at Kilkee beach

Emergency services are at the scene and no-one is believed to have been injured.

# car - Monday 17 July, 2017

'Do people know what they're signing up to?': Consumer watchdog to examine car loan offers

Personal Contract Plans, or PCPs, are becoming a popular option for those seeking car-financing loans.

# car - Monday 10 July, 2017

Man (70s) dies after car hits concrete wall in Carlow

The man was the sole occupant of the car.

# car - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Garda and former Galway hurler awarded €30,000 after being injured by getaway car

A car ran over Kevin Hooban’s leg as he and a colleague attempted to stop it.

# car - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Boy (8) in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by car in Meath

The boy was brought to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda.

Man arrested for breaking the Ten Commandments - with his car

Reed apparently live-streamed video of himself charging his vehicle at the granite stele.

# car - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Texas children who died in hot car were left there as punishment

The children’s mother originally said they had locked themselves in.

# car - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Tributes paid to 'much loved' school principal killed following collision with car

Pádraic Carney was involved in an accident in Rathfarnham yesterday morning.

Taxi driver who 'snapped' and ran over passenger who didn't pay fare has driving ban lifted

The driver had been banned from driving in 2014.

# car - Monday 19 June, 2017

Gardaí to the rescue after dog found locked inside car in today's soaring temperatures

“Never lock animals in cars,” the gardaí warned.

# car - Saturday 17 June, 2017

30-year-old man seriously injured after being struck by car in Galway

The collision occurred at about 1.40am this morning.

# car - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Man dies after collision between truck and car on M1

It’s the second fatal crash on the motorway in 24 hours.

# car - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Poll: Would you buy an electric car? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you buy an electric car?

AA Ireland said there is now an improved range which makes them more affordable to the average motorist.

# car - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Witness appeal after motorcyclist is seriously injured in crash

The driver of the car involved was uninjured.

# car - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'Evil is visiting the north inner city': Man's body found in Dublin car park

The body was found with apparent gunshot wounds near Sheridan Court, Dorset Street.

# car - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Everyone is in total shock' - Investigation continuing into tragic death of baby girl in Tipperary

The baby girl was found unresponsive in a vehicle in Dundrum village yesterday afternoon.

# car - Friday 19 May, 2017

Woman (72) awarded €25,000 in damages after sunroof blew off daughter's car

The sunroof blew off the car when it was being driven at about 90km/hour on the M1.

Times Square driver had been 'hearing voices and expected to die'

23 people were struck, with one fatality, when a car ploughed into pedestrians in Manhattan yesterday.

# car - Thursday 18 May, 2017

One dead and 22 injured as car ploughs into pedestrians at Times Square

Charlie Flanagan has expressed Ireland’s “solidarity with the people of New York at this time”.

# car - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Girl (6) who was in father's car when it was stolen found safe and well

A man jumped into the car and drove off with her on the back seat.

# car - Friday 5 May, 2017

# car - Friday 28 April, 2017

Overturned car on N7 cleared after causing severe traffic delays

Drivers are being warned to be extra cautious if driving this weekend.

# car - Monday 24 April, 2017

Jury selected for trial of men accused of falsely imprisoning Joan Burton

Over 100 potential jurors were called in a random ballot and a jury of five women and seven men were selected.

Irish parents routinely lie about being a car's main driver to lower their children's premiums

Over 13% of parents have ‘fronted’ for their children’s insurance according to a new survey.

# car - Monday 17 April, 2017

Three-year-old girl shot in escalating Central African Republic violence

“What was already one of the most acute humanitarian crises in the world is worsening,” one MSF official said.

# car - Friday 14 April, 2017

Driver gets more than he bargained for when woodpecker hitches lift on car Chicago This post contains videos

Driver gets more than he bargained for when woodpecker hitches lift on car

Not a bad way to get around.

# car - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Dublin drivers ranked as the worst in Ireland

Drivers in Sligo and Leitrim are viewed as the best behaved, according to a new survey.

# car - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Takeaway delivery driver 'very shaken' after car is hijacked

Two men reportedly pulled him from a black Ford Fiesta before driving off in the car.

# car - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Student injured while thrown out of car after being held against his will

The injured man was reportedly pulled in through the car window.

# car - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Gardaí seize dangerously loaded vehicles as part of Operation Waste

The gardaí described the offence as an “unsafe load”.

Documentary on Ireland's barber culture: From trendy city spots to mobile shops at cattle markets

“We wanted to get a lot of different takes on the trade and we got some really good characters and really great stories.”

# car - Friday 17 March, 2017

Car caught speeding at 104 km per hour in 60 kilometre zone overnight in heavy rain

Gardaí are warning drivers to slow down and be safe this St Patrick’s Day. 

# car - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Uber's latest woe - using secret software to steer drivers away from trouble

The software was unveiled in a New York Times report and Uber said it was only used in areas where it was not banned.

# car - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Police question student who drove his rented car into pedestrians in Germany

The man driving the car was a 35-year-old student.

# car - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Fatal hit-and-run: Gardaí looking for info on green Mondeo that failed to stay at scene

A man in his 20s was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in Co Meath.

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We’re giving you a free trip, surf lessons – and the lend of a new MINI Countryman to get there and back.

# car - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Man and woman arrested after drugs and tablets found in car stopped for no tax and insurance

The discovery was made at an automatic number plate recognition checkpoint at Curragh Farm, Kildare Town.

# car - Monday 23 January, 2017

Drink driver arrested speeding at 130 kph in 50 kilometre zone

The driver is due to appear in court at a later date.

# car - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Man given 3.5 years in jail for recklessly colliding with another car

He had 57 previous convictions,

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