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# motor-magazine - Friday 3 August, 2018

1 in 4 Irish drivers admit to using social media while driving

Allianz Ireland survey reveals what distracts Irish drivers behind the wheel.

Audi is all set to unveil its electric supercar concept - the 'PB18 e-tron'

The Audi PB18 e-Tron is a concept supercar with electric drive.

What's the difference between L plates and N plates?

Understanding the Irish graduated driving licence system.

Motor Envy: The Jaguar XF Sportbrake is beautiful yet practical and powerful

It’s perfect for families and driving enthusiasts.

Review: The Mitsubishi ASX is a keenly-priced crossover contender - but can it outshine its rivals?

We test drive the Mitsubishi ASX on Irish roads.

Looking for an SUV? Here are 4 underrated models on the second-hand market

Most buyers go for the same brands. Here are some others that are worth a look.

The 5 best family cars under €30k you can buy right now

Whether you’re looking for an SUV, estate, saloon, hatchback or crossover, we’ve got you covered.

# motor-magazine - Monday 30 July, 2018

5 convertibles for cool cruising in summertime

Less car, more fun.

Audi pulls the wraps off the new-generation Q3 SUV

The new Audi Q3 will be available to order from late 2018.

Volkswagen's pocket rocket Polo GTI goes on sale in Ireland

The most powerful Volkswagen Polo is priced from €32,395.

How far can electric cars really go? Here are the first independent range test results

AutoBest jury members from all around Europe tested 10 EVs with range of at least 200km.

Motoring milestones: How to keep on top of basic car servicing

Car maintenance by the mile.

The Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid combines sensational sports car and sensible saloon

This is the first plug-in hybrid car from the German carmaker.

Review: The MINI John Cooper Works handles like a dream - but has it lost its magic?

We take the hot hatch for a test drive.

4 of the most spectacular driving routes through the wild North West

Scenic drives through counties Cavan, Donegal, Leitrim, Sligo and Roscommon.

Looking for reliability? Here are the top 10 cars for passing the NCT first time

And they’re probably not the ones you’d expect.

# motor-magazine - Monday 23 July, 2018

Thinking of buying a new Audi? 3 starter models to look at, according to a dealer

They can cost you as little as €210 a month, says Audi Cork’s Liam Murphy.

5 bellissimo Italian cars with plenty of style

Going continental.

Two decades of the iconic TT: Audi unveils the TT 20 Years

Just 999 examples will be made.

Here's a look at the new Toyota Supra prototype making its world debut

The development model was seen in action on the hill course.

Revealed: The used cars that retain their value the best

Highlights from DoneDeal’s motor industry review for the first half of 2018.

Two tips to park like a pro - and save fuel while you're at it

These tips will help you save pennies at the pump.

Motor Envy: The Tesla Model S is a supercar for the whole family

Supercar power, super green credentials.

Review: The Skoda Karoq is a strong contender to rival the Tiguan and the Ateca

The Karoq is Skoda’s contender in the competitive compact SUV market.

Audi used showdown: Should I go for an A4, or save up for the A5 or A6?

There are plenty of Audis on the second-hand market. But how to choose the right one?

4 spectacular routes that'll turn your UK break into an epic road trip

England, Scotland, Wales, and the Isle of Man all have fantastic roads waiting for you.

# motor-magazine - Monday 16 July, 2018

5 tips for choosing a car trim level that's worth your money, according to a dealer

First, sort out your needs from your wants, says Brendan Keary of Kearys Hyundai.

5 hybrids for leaner, greener motoring

Save on fuel and tax.

Land Rover celebrates 70 years with its largest ever parade of vehicles at Goodwood

A convoy of 70 rare and important Land Rovers stole the show at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Check out this bonkers V8-powered city car from Aston Martin

The Aston Martin V8 Cygnet debuted at last week’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Is it more efficient to open your window, or switch on the air-con?

We answer those burning motoring questions.

Motor Envy: The Mercedes-Benz CLS is a low-slung, high-tech luxury coupé

The Mercedes-Benz CLS is the original four-door coupé.

Review: The new Ford Focus is the cream of the crop of family hatchbacks

The new hatchback will arrive in Ireland in late August.

Tall teenagers? How to buy a car with loads of legroom in back - and 3 models to see first

You don’t have to spend €€€ on a luxury saloon to make your passengers comfortable.

9 cars that made the Porsche badge a motoring icon over 70 years

A history of the marque in 9 iconic models.

# motor-magazine - Monday 9 July, 2018

5 beautiful classic cars for your driving pleasure

Add some old-fashioned glamour to your driveway.

New car sales drop 4.5 per cent for 181, says SIMI/DoneDeal report

Cheap imports are still being blamed for the decline in new car registrations.

Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo smashes 35-year old lap record for the Nurburgring Nordschleife

German racer Timo Bernhard was behind the wheel.

Audi has unveiled the futuristic interior of its new e-tron Quattro electric SUV

The all-electric SUV is set to go on sale by the end of this year.