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# motor-magazine - Friday 3 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:05 PM 446 Views 1 Comment

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'
# Audi PB18 E-Tron
# Audi PB18 E-Tron

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:04 PM 983 Views 0 Comments

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

Want a Ferrari-powered SUV? The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio goes on sale in Ireland
# Maranello Magic
# Maranello Magic

Want a Ferrari-powered SUV? The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio goes on sale in Ireland

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:02 PM 1,944 Views 0 Comments

It’s four-wheel-drive, too.

What's the difference between L plates and N plates?
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:02 PM 42,358 Views 2 Comments

Understanding the Irish graduated driving licence system.

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

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:01 PM 1,832 Views 1 Comment

It’s perfect for families and driving enthusiasts.

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

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:01 PM 3,303 Views 0 Comments

We test drive the Mitsubishi ASX on Irish roads.

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

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 13,524 Views 0 Comments

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
# Best Family Cars
# Best Family Cars

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

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 42,818 Views 11 Comments

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

# motor-magazine - Monday 30 July, 2018

Audi pulls the wraps off the new-generation Q3 SUV
# Audi Q3
# Audi Q3

Audi pulls the wraps off the new-generation Q3 SUV

Jul 30th 2018, 3:20 PM 1,212 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:20 PM 1,901 Views 0 Comments

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 EV Test
# AutoBEST EV Test

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:19 PM 9,758 Views 2 Comments

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
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:19 PM 1,574 Views 0 Comments

Car maintenance by the mile.

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

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:19 PM 868 Views 0 Comments

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?
# Car Review
# Car Review

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:18 PM 2,660 Views 1 Comment

We take the hot hatch for a test drive.

4 of the most spectacular driving routes through the wild North West
# Best Irish Drives
# Best Irish Drives

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:17 PM 6,231 Views 0 Comments

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
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

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

Jul 30th 2018, 3:17 PM 31,288 Views 41 Comments

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
# Dealer Insights
# Dealer Insights

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 4:33 PM 1,600 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:52 PM 637 Views 0 Comments

Just 999 examples will be made.

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

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:52 PM 757 Views 0 Comments

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

Revealed: The used cars that retain their value the best
# DoneDeal Motor Industry Report
# DoneDeal Motor Industry Report

Revealed: The used cars that retain their value the best

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:51 PM 2,585 Views 0 Comments

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
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:51 PM 1,342 Views 3 Comments

These tips will help you save pennies at the pump.

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

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:51 PM 898 Views 1 Comment

Supercar power, super green credentials.

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

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:51 PM 3,795 Views 0 Comments

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?
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:50 PM 5,709 Views 3 Comments

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
# Best UK Road Trips
# Best UK Road Trips

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:50 PM 5,323 Views 9 Comments

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
# Dealer Insights
# Dealer Insights

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

Jul 16th 2018, 5:40 PM 1,500 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:16 PM 523 Views 0 Comments

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
# Aston Martin
# Aston Martin

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:15 PM 918 Views 1 Comment

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?
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:15 PM 3,155 Views 0 Comments

We answer those burning motoring questions.

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

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:15 PM 2,123 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:14 PM 1,948 Views 0 Comments

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
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:14 PM 2,338 Views 0 Comments

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
# Porsche
# Porsche

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

Jul 16th 2018, 4:14 PM 4,122 Views 3 Comments

A history of the marque in 9 iconic models.

# motor-magazine - Monday 9 July, 2018

New car sales drop 4.5 per cent for 181, says SIMI/DoneDeal report
# SIMI Motor Industry Report
# SIMI Motor Industry Report

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

Jul 9th 2018, 4:13 PM 386 Views 0 Comments

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
# Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo
# Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo

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

Jul 9th 2018, 4:13 PM 996 Views 0 Comments

German racer Timo Bernhard was behind the wheel.

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

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

Jul 9th 2018, 4:13 PM 2,305 Views 0 Comments

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