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Yesterday’s News


Monday 8 October, 2018

5 hybrids with low tax and great fuel economy

Hybrids and plug-in hybrids for a variety of budgets.

Skoda readies the hot Kodiaq RS model for Ireland

It will be here in time for Christmas, just saying…

Ford Mondeo Hybrid estate on the way for Ireland

The new addition to the Mondeo range should be here in spring 2019.

Meet the all-new BMW 3 Series

The seventh-generation BMW 3 Series is expected to go on sale in early 2019.


Review: The Kia Ceed has blossomed into a well-tuned machine that's fighting for class honours

But how does it compare to the Golf and Focus?

7 new family cars coming to Ireland for 2019

Our picks from the Paris Motor Show, from a new-old Toyota to a Mercedes SUV. (And the new Suzuki Jimny.)

Monday 1 October, 2018

5 cars with automatic gearboxes for smooth cruising

And relaxing drives.

Audi has announced a hot version of its Q2 SUV - the SQ2

It uses the same engine as the S3 hatch.

The Kia Sportage gets an upgrade with new design and infotainment features

Kia’s best-seller gets updated inside and out.

The new Honda CR-V has launched in Ireland

Prices start from €33,500.

4 road hazards to look out for in autumn... and how to avoid them

Learn how to prepare for and avoid these risks.

Review: The Citroen C4 Cactus is one of the most comfortable cars I've ever driven

We test drive the French hatchback on Irish roads.

3 essential tune-ups every car owner should do every year (that'll save you money)

You don’t have to be a mechanic to know what needs doing. We asked the experts for the essentials.

Monday 24 September, 2018

5 hybrids and plug-in hybrids for leaner, greener motoring

Here’s what’s on the market for a variety of budgets.

The stunning Peugeot e-Legend concept is an autonomous EV with classic DNA

Peugeot will unveil the electric coupe at the Paris Motor Show.

Take a look at the new Audi e-tron Quattro SUV

This is the first ever electric production model from Audi.

SEAT unveils its all-new Tarraco SUV - the biggest in its range

It’s the first large SUV from the Spanish car maker.

Buying second-hand? Know these visual giveaways that can reveal bodywork repairs

Don’t get caught out buying a car that has been in an accident.

These are Ireland's most popular used hybrids and electric cars

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

Review: The all-new Audi Q3 is a smart, sophisticated SUV that drives better than most rivals

We put the new premium SUV through its paces in Italy.

The 8 best family crossovers under €30k you can buy right now

For many families, crossovers are the new hatchback. Here we round up the best of the market.

Monday 17 September, 2018

5 classic cars to add some glamour to your driveway

Grab yourself a golden oldie with one of these classy classic cars.

The Kia ProCeed has been unveiled - and it's now a sporty shooting brake estate

The car will make its debut at next month’s Paris Motor Show.

The new Ford Focus has now launched in Ireland

Prices start from €24,900.

Here's a chance to win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k

If you’re down at the Ploughing Championships, will be raffling the car at its stand.

What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV?

And which one suits my needs?

The number of electric and hybrid cars on the market in Ireland is surging

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

Review: The all-new Lexus UX hybrid crossover is bang on trend (and looks the part too)

However, with just one powertrain on offer, is it limited in appeal?

Quiz: How well do you really know your dashboard warning lights?

Buckle up – we’re going to tell you.

Monday 10 September, 2018

5 of the tastiest two-door cars for a variety of budgets

Fewer doors, more fun.

The all-new Dacia Duster has launched in Ireland

Prices start from €17,390.

Mercedes has unveiled its first all-electric SUV

The Mercedes EQC is expected to arrive September 2019.

Heading to the Ploughing? You could win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k will be raffling the car at their stand.

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

Review: The Subaru Impreza is an exceptionally safe and reliable family hatchback

We test drive the Japanese hatch on Irish roads.

The 4 best SUVs under €30k you can buy right now

We put the current market through its paces.

Monday 3 September, 2018

How the UK 'diesel dump' is impacting Ireland (and what it means for your car's resale value)

Plus, how to protect yourself if you’re buying a private import.

5 cars with automatic gearboxes for smooth rides

And relaxing drives.

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