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# cars - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Porsche's €100 million US headquarters is an amusement park for adults
# Hey Little Porsche
# Hey Little Porsche

Porsche's €100 million US headquarters is an amusement park for adults

May 16th 2015, 10:30 AM 17,485 Views 8 Comments

It has a racetrack.

# cars - Monday 11 May, 2015

Car parts end up 50 metres from car after bad driving on the M1
# Wheelless
# Wheelless

Car parts end up 50 metres from car after bad driving on the M1

May 11th 2015, 7:25 AM 37,322 Views 24 Comments

Drivers are being warned to take care even in bright and dry conditions.

# cars - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Gardaí: Some officers are worse off than people on the dole
# Pay Back Now
# Pay Back Now

Gardaí: Some officers are worse off than people on the dole

Apr 28th 2015, 11:30 AM 44,750 Views 159 Comments

Vice President Ciaran O’Neill said people are going into work “barely able to feed their families, juggling what bills to pay”.

# cars - Monday 27 April, 2015

Audi's new campaign challenges stereotypes of women drivers and people are loving it
# Stereotype
From The Daily Edge
# Stereotype

Audi's new campaign challenges stereotypes of women drivers and people are loving it

Apr 27th 2015, 10:02 PM 9,712 Views 16 Comments

Well played.

# cars - Thursday 16 April, 2015

9 driving problems every Irish motorist will understand
# Driving Wave
From The Daily Edge
# Driving Wave

9 driving problems every Irish motorist will understand

Apr 16th 2015, 1:07 PM 9,725 Views 6 Comments

Get. The sheep. Off. The road.

Ireland must be doing well - we've been buying a shedload of new cars
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Ireland must be doing well - we've been buying a shedload of new cars

Apr 16th 2015, 11:20 AM 16,244 Views 63 Comments

And we sure do like our Volkswagens…

# cars - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

People are so mad about the ECB's new headquarters they're burning cars in Germany
# Frankfurt's Way
# Frankfurt's Way

People are so mad about the ECB's new headquarters they're burning cars in Germany

Mar 18th 2015, 10:31 AM 15,637 Views 100 Comments

Two police officers have also been injured ahead of a massive rally to coincide with the opening of the €1.3 billion skyscraper.

# cars - Thursday 12 March, 2015

US police are searching for a man who randomly poos on parked cars
# Mystery Pooper
From The Daily Edge
# Mystery Pooper

US police are searching for a man who randomly poos on parked cars

Mar 12th 2015, 8:50 PM 3,448 Views 6 Comments

Oh dear.

# cars - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Volvo's new self-driving cars could be better drivers than humans
# Rise Of The Machines
# Rise Of The Machines

Volvo's new self-driving cars could be better drivers than humans

Feb 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 14,951 Views 47 Comments

The Swedish car manufacturers announced their plans this week.

# cars - Monday 16 February, 2015

Using a toll road to get home today? There's a lot more of you than there used to be
# Traffic Blues
# Traffic Blues

Using a toll road to get home today? There's a lot more of you than there used to be

Feb 16th 2015, 4:28 PM 11,446 Views 15 Comments

Keep tolling, tolling, tolling, tolling. (Sorry.)

# cars - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Here's how many unmarked Garda cars are on our roads
# Traffic Corps
# Traffic Corps

Here's how many unmarked Garda cars are on our roads

Feb 15th 2015, 8:30 AM 37,097 Views 84 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald revealed the figures in the Dáil.

# cars - Saturday 14 February, 2015

One dead, dozens injured in 40-car UK motorway pile-up
# M40
# M40

One dead, dozens injured in 40-car UK motorway pile-up

Feb 14th 2015, 1:27 PM 28,320 Views 43 Comments

The incident occurred at around 8am this morning.

# cars - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Why do so many cars have dashboard cameras now?
# Dashboard Confessional
# Dashboard Confessional

Why do so many cars have dashboard cameras now?

Feb 8th 2015, 5:30 PM 44,102 Views 59 Comments

It’s not as big in Ireland (yet) but it’s huge in other countries.

# cars - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Potholes could soon be but an unpleasant memory
# Holey Wars
# Holey Wars

Potholes could soon be but an unpleasant memory

Jan 28th 2015, 12:15 PM 13,748 Views 32 Comments

New research has developed a system of detecting costly road damage before it occurs.

Thanks to falling oil prices, this is how much cheaper it is to get from A to B
# Road Trip
# Road Trip

Thanks to falling oil prices, this is how much cheaper it is to get from A to B

Jan 28th 2015, 6:30 AM 16,244 Views 39 Comments

You’re saving cash, but not as much as you might have expected.

# cars - Saturday 24 January, 2015

These are the most exclusive vintage cars you can buy in England right now
# Vroom
# Vroom

These are the most exclusive vintage cars you can buy in England right now

Jan 24th 2015, 5:30 PM 18,263 Views 26 Comments

They’re expensive. Very. Expensive.

# cars - Friday 16 January, 2015

This video perfectly captures what all Irish people do in the privacy of their own cars
# Beep Beep
From The Daily Edge
# Beep Beep

This video perfectly captures what all Irish people do in the privacy of their own cars

Jan 16th 2015, 6:45 PM 7,031 Views 0 Comments

So much singing, so much road rage.

# cars - Thursday 15 January, 2015

370 new cars and vans are on their way to the gardaí
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

370 new cars and vans are on their way to the gardaí

Jan 15th 2015, 5:02 PM 28,352 Views 86 Comments

Hyundais, Fords and Fiats top the shopping list.

# cars - Friday 9 January, 2015

The new driverless Mercedes is mouth-watering, but is it the end of sports cars?
# Take Me Home
# Take Me Home

The new driverless Mercedes is mouth-watering, but is it the end of sports cars?

Jan 9th 2015, 7:30 AM 19,213 Views 31 Comments

Will the thrill of driving be a thing of the past?

# cars - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Here's how many e-cars are on Irish roads
# Electric Avenue
# Electric Avenue

Here's how many e-cars are on Irish roads

Jan 8th 2015, 7:15 AM 17,016 Views 22 Comments

The vehicles got more popular in 2014.

# cars - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Over 96,000 new cars were sold in Ireland last year
# Shotgun
# Shotgun

Over 96,000 new cars were sold in Ireland last year

Jan 1st 2015, 3:29 PM 15,726 Views 47 Comments

Could sales break through the 100,000 mark in 2015?

There is a car in Ireland that has had 34 different owners
# One Careful Owner
# One Careful Owner

There is a car in Ireland that has had 34 different owners

Jan 1st 2015, 2:23 PM 49,169 Views 42 Comments

And 22,000 have had ten.

# cars - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving

Dec 31st 2014, 1:32 PM 8,422 Views 55 Comments

Despite Garda initiatives to crack down on it, the figures have risen since last year.

# cars - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

How does motor tax in Ireland compare with Europe?
# Now You're Motoring
# Now You're Motoring

How does motor tax in Ireland compare with Europe?

Dec 30th 2014, 7:45 AM 34,131 Views 128 Comments

Somewhere in the middle.

# cars - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Drivers warned airbags could have an expiry date
# Out Of Date
# Out Of Date

Drivers warned airbags could have an expiry date

Dec 18th 2014, 10:15 AM 9,887 Views 14 Comments

Gradual deterioration, rather than a manufacturing fault, is being blamed for motor recalls.

# cars - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

This has been a pretty massive year for car sales
# Sucking Diesel
# Sucking Diesel

This has been a pretty massive year for car sales

Dec 17th 2014, 10:16 AM 7,711 Views 36 Comments

Figures for new vehicles licenced have hit a five year high.

# cars - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Over 300 new Garda cars were bought this year, so who got them?

Over 300 new Garda cars were bought this year, so who got them?

Dec 13th 2014, 7:15 AM 18,340 Views 57 Comments

The vehicles cost €7 million.

# cars - Sunday 7 December, 2014

This flying car has gone on loads of successful test drives
# My Wings
# My Wings

This flying car has gone on loads of successful test drives

Dec 7th 2014, 5:00 PM 16,644 Views 32 Comments

It gives you wings.

# cars - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Dublin City Council trying to cut off phone numbers on 'cash for cars' ads
# €€€
# €€€

Dublin City Council trying to cut off phone numbers on 'cash for cars' ads

Nov 11th 2014, 10:01 AM 17,613 Views 29 Comments

The council is liaising with gardaí on the issue of the illegal ads.

# cars - Monday 3 November, 2014

We're buying a lot of new cars... the most since 2009
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

We're buying a lot of new cars... the most since 2009

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:46 PM 10,631 Views 35 Comments

It’s the first time in 5 years new car sales have reached over 95,000.

# cars - Friday 24 October, 2014

Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland

Oct 24th 2014, 5:29 PM 17,137 Views 5 Comments

If you have a Volkswagen Polo 1,2 TDI, you should definitely read this.

Here's how many people gardaí caught speeding this morning
# Arrive Alive
# Arrive Alive

Here's how many people gardaí caught speeding this morning

Oct 24th 2014, 12:09 PM 26,881 Views 60 Comments

There’ll be an increased Garda presence on the roads until 7am tomorrow.

# cars - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

WATCH: This Audi has become the world's fastest self-driving car
# Vorsprung Durch Technik
# Vorsprung Durch Technik

WATCH: This Audi has become the world's fastest self-driving car

Oct 22nd 2014, 1:28 PM 10,116 Views 17 Comments

BEHOLD THE FUTURE.

# cars - Monday 20 October, 2014

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers
# Clamp Happy
# Clamp Happy

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers

Oct 20th 2014, 7:00 AM 8,932 Views 18 Comments

Three clamping staff were also attacked during that time in the city.

# cars - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

This is what happens when you attach a bunch of party whistles to a car exhaust
# Exhausted
From The Daily Edge
# Exhausted

This is what happens when you attach a bunch of party whistles to a car exhaust

Oct 15th 2014, 10:10 PM 4,805 Views 0 Comments

Party car just wants to party.

Speed limits in housing estates to be reviewed after tragic death of Jake Brennan
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Speed limits in housing estates to be reviewed after tragic death of Jake Brennan

Oct 15th 2014, 2:50 PM 17,138 Views 54 Comments

Jake’s Legacy Campaign was set up to promote increased safety on roads for cyclists and pedestrians.

# cars - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Reducing speed limits to 30 km/h in built-up areas – would you be in favour?
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Reducing speed limits to 30 km/h in built-up areas – would you be in favour?

Oct 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 12,644 Views 66 Comments

The Institute of Public Health said lowering the speed limit will benefit public health.

# cars - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Wetherspoon's, Facebook, and the Luas: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Wetherspoon's, Facebook, and the Luas: The week in numbers

Oct 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 17,275 Views 7 Comments

Plus: How many cars have been bought in Ireland so far this year?

# cars - Thursday 9 October, 2014

How much will people be fined for smoking in a car with children?
# No Smoking
# No Smoking

How much will people be fined for smoking in a car with children?

Oct 9th 2014, 3:39 PM 13,377 Views 88 Comments

There’s speculation that the original fine could be €80 but this could go up to €1,000 if the fine isn’t paid and the case is brought to court.

# cars - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Ever been clamped? The process is set to be overhauled
# ARGHHHHHH
# ARGHHHHHH

Ever been clamped? The process is set to be overhauled

Oct 7th 2014, 6:34 PM 25,390 Views 57 Comments

A new Bill seeks to regulate release fees and introduce a complaints process.