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# motor-magazine - Monday 10 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 10th 2018, 3:23 PM 1,065 Views 0 Comments

We test drive the Japanese hatch on Irish roads.

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

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

Sep 10th 2018, 3:22 PM 39,266 Views 4 Comments

We put the current market through its paces.

# motor-magazine - Monday 3 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 3rd 2018, 4:24 PM 28,254 Views 32 Comments

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

This life-size Bugatti Chiron is made out of Lego Technic
# LEGO Bugatti
# LEGO Bugatti

This life-size Bugatti Chiron is made out of Lego Technic

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:28 PM 1,069 Views 0 Comments

And it drives too!

The Toyota Corolla Hybrid is coming to Ireland
# Toyota Corolla Hybrid
# Toyota Corolla Hybrid

The Toyota Corolla Hybrid is coming to Ireland

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:28 PM 2,547 Views 1 Comment

The first cars are due to hit our shores in January 2019.

Skoda wants to hire more apprentice mechanics as it chases the big brands
# Skoda Apprenticeship
# Skoda Apprenticeship

Skoda wants to hire more apprentice mechanics as it chases the big brands

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:27 PM 1,238 Views 0 Comments

Are you looking for a career in the automotive industry?

These are 10 of Ireland's most popular imported cars of 2018 so far
# Industry Report
# Industry Report

These are 10 of Ireland's most popular imported cars of 2018 so far

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:26 PM 8,412 Views 1 Comment

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

Review: The BMW X2 SUV puts the ‘sport’ back into Sport Utility Vehicle
# Review
# Review

Review: The BMW X2 SUV puts the ‘sport’ back into Sport Utility Vehicle

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:25 PM 1,498 Views 0 Comments

And mostly succeeds.

Looking for a new family car? 3 underrated models you should probably check out
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

Looking for a new family car? 3 underrated models you should probably check out

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:25 PM 4,977 Views 4 Comments

We look at the family models which don’t always get their dues.

# motor-magazine - Monday 27 August, 2018

Fancy owning 007's Aston Martin? There's a gadget-packed remake on the market
# James Bond
# James Bond

Fancy owning 007's Aston Martin? There's a gadget-packed remake on the market

Aug 27th 2018, 5:06 PM 1,363 Views 0 Comments

It’ll cost you €3m though – and it’s not for road use.

Opel's new concept car is an all-electric (and very futuristic) SUV
# Opel Gt X
# Opel Gt X

Opel's new concept car is an all-electric (and very futuristic) SUV

Aug 27th 2018, 5:05 PM 960 Views 1 Comment

There’s even a colour-changing Opel badge on the front.

Irish dealership Windsor Motors has now sold two cars to online-only buyers
# Windsor Motors
# Windsor Motors

Irish dealership Windsor Motors has now sold two cars to online-only buyers

Aug 27th 2018, 5:04 PM 2,598 Views 1 Comment

Sean Tackaberry of Windsor reckons it’s the start of a new trend.

What are my rights if my car gets clamped?
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

What are my rights if my car gets clamped?

Aug 27th 2018, 5:04 PM 20,944 Views 15 Comments

Here’s how to pay up – and how to appeal if you think there’s been a mistake.

These are Ireland's 10 best-selling new cars from 2018 so far
# Industry Report
# Industry Report

These are Ireland's 10 best-selling new cars from 2018 so far

Aug 27th 2018, 5:04 PM 5,145 Views 1 Comment

Do you own one of these super-popular motors?

Review: The Ford Mondeo hybrid drives smoothly - but does it lack power?
# Review
# Review

Review: The Ford Mondeo hybrid drives smoothly - but does it lack power?

Aug 27th 2018, 5:03 PM 4,085 Views 1 Comment

It’s a quiet, comfortable drive, but those used to a diesel engine will miss that on-road oomph.

4 iconic cars of the 1990s - and what you'll pay for them today
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

4 iconic cars of the 1990s - and what you'll pay for them today

Aug 27th 2018, 5:02 PM 9,058 Views 4 Comments

From the movie-star Land Cruiser to the rarely seen Nissan Pao.

Going electric: Here's how much it actually costs to run an EV for a year
# She's Electric
# She's Electric

Going electric: Here's how much it actually costs to run an EV for a year

Aug 27th 2018, 4:53 PM 71,286 Views 67 Comments

We tot up what you’ll spend versus a standard diesel engine.

# motor-magazine - Monday 20 August, 2018

5 benefits of choosing a premium trim for your next car, according to an expert
# Dealer Insights
# Dealer Insights

5 benefits of choosing a premium trim for your next car, according to an expert

Aug 20th 2018, 5:16 PM 2,217 Views 2 Comments

As well as those heated seats, your trade-in value will skyrocket, says Philip Mahon of Joe Mallon Motors.

Here are Ireland's top 10 used car brands for 2018 so far (by cars sold)
# DoneDeal Motor Industry Report
# DoneDeal Motor Industry Report

Here are Ireland's top 10 used car brands for 2018 so far (by cars sold)

Aug 20th 2018, 2:12 PM 5,375 Views 0 Comments

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review H1 2018.

Meet the new Popemobile - plus how they've changed through the years
# Pope My Ride
# Pope My Ride

Meet the new Popemobile - plus how they've changed through the years

Aug 20th 2018, 2:11 PM 20,313 Views 4 Comments

A Skoda Rapid, that is.

Ireland is getting its first standalone Dacia dealership
# Dacia
# Dacia

Ireland is getting its first standalone Dacia dealership

Aug 20th 2018, 1:19 PM 877 Views 0 Comments

Menapia Motors Dacia will open in November on the Rosslare Road in Wexford Town.

Honda has updated its HR-V crossover with noise cancelling technology
# Honda HR-V
# Honda HR-V

Honda has updated its HR-V crossover with noise cancelling technology

Aug 20th 2018, 1:18 PM 2,930 Views 1 Comment

Deliveries of the updated Honda HR-V begin in October.

The Volkswagen Beetle has finally gone out of production after more than 70 years
# Volkswagen Beetle
# Volkswagen Beetle

The Volkswagen Beetle has finally gone out of production after more than 70 years

Aug 20th 2018, 1:18 PM 2,708 Views 0 Comments

But you still have time to buy one.

How to reduce your car's emissions (and pass the NCT in the process)
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

How to reduce your car's emissions (and pass the NCT in the process)

Aug 20th 2018, 1:17 PM 49,518 Views 3 Comments

Here’s what you can do to make your motor as clean and efficient as possible.

Review: The new Honda Civic saloon makes a compelling case as a great family car
# Review
# Review

Review: The new Honda Civic saloon makes a compelling case as a great family car

Aug 20th 2018, 1:17 PM 2,707 Views 1 Comment

An engaging drive with plenty of safety features too.

Can you make the UK 'diesel dump' work for you? 4 of the most popular imported diesels
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

Can you make the UK 'diesel dump' work for you? 4 of the most popular imported diesels

Aug 20th 2018, 1:17 PM 2,798 Views 4 Comments

There are lots of diesels on the Irish market at the moment. How can you make the best of it?

# motor-magazine - Monday 13 August, 2018

Skoda announces Sportline and Scout versions of its Karoq SUV
# Skoda Karoq Sportline
# Skoda Karoq Sportline

Skoda announces Sportline and Scout versions of its Karoq SUV

Aug 13th 2018, 4:16 PM 3,158 Views 0 Comments

Both models will get their world premiere at the Paris Motor Show in October.

Here are the Irish prices for the new Audi Q8
# Audi Q8
# Audi Q8

Here are the Irish prices for the new Audi Q8

Aug 13th 2018, 4:16 PM 8,766 Views 2 Comments

Audi’s new flagship SUV goes on sale later this month.

The new Volkswagen Grand California campervan has a shower and a rear sleeping area
# Volkswagen Grand California
# Volkswagen Grand California

The new Volkswagen Grand California campervan has a shower and a rear sleeping area

Aug 13th 2018, 4:15 PM 5,748 Views 0 Comments

The Grand California, will make its world debut at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf later this month.

Help! I'm looking for a small car suitable for just one person
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

Help! I'm looking for a small car suitable for just one person

Aug 13th 2018, 4:14 PM 5,754 Views 3 Comments

We look at the most compact cars on the market

Here are Ireland's top 10 car brands for 2018 so far (by new car registrations)
# Best Selling Cars
# Best Selling Cars

Here are Ireland's top 10 car brands for 2018 so far (by new car registrations)

Aug 13th 2018, 4:12 PM 19,892 Views 2 Comments

We look at the data from the DoneDeal.ie Motor Industry Review.

Review: The Volvo V60 is more than a match for the big German estates
# Review
# Review

Review: The Volvo V60 is more than a match for the big German estates

Aug 13th 2018, 4:12 PM 4,099 Views 0 Comments

Volvo’s V60 estate is stunning, spacious and safe.

How to buy a used car that won't let you down (and 2 surprising models to see first)
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

How to buy a used car that won't let you down (and 2 surprising models to see first)

Aug 13th 2018, 4:11 PM 12,073 Views 2 Comments

Don’t listen to your friend in the pub, for a start.

The 5 coolest new car features of 2018
# Bells And Whistles
# Bells And Whistles

The 5 coolest new car features of 2018

Aug 13th 2018, 4:10 PM 22,734 Views 5 Comments

From superhero gesture control to one-pedal driving, here are some of the neatest new car features.

# motor-magazine - Friday 3 August, 2018

Dealer or private seller? 5 important differences when you buy a certified used car
# Dealer Insights
# Dealer Insights

Dealer or private seller? 5 important differences when you buy a certified used car

Aug 3rd 2018, 3:40 PM 3,548 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Reinhardt of Windsor Motors fills us in on the new standard for used car sales.