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# motoring-features - Monday 8 October, 2018

7 new family cars coming to Ireland for 2019
# Paris Motor Show
# Paris Motor Show

7 new family cars coming to Ireland for 2019

Oct 8th 2018, 4:14 PM 20,415 Views 1 Comment

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

# motoring-features - Monday 1 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 1st 2018, 3:56 PM 10,615 Views 8 Comments

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

# motoring-features - Monday 17 September, 2018

Quiz: How well do you really know your dashboard warning lights?
# Dashboard Warning Lights
# Dashboard Warning Lights

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

Sep 17th 2018, 3:38 PM 20,971 Views 15 Comments

Buckle up – we’re going to tell you.

# motoring-features - Monday 10 September, 2018

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 38,627 Views 4 Comments

We put the current market through its paces.

# motoring-features - 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 28,241 Views 32 Comments

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

# motoring-features - Monday 20 August, 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 20,269 Views 4 Comments

A Skoda Rapid, that is.

# motoring-features - Monday 13 August, 2018

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 19,874 Views 2 Comments

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

# motoring-features - Monday 30 July, 2018

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 6,040 Views 0 Comments

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

# motoring-features - Monday 23 July, 2018

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 5,308 Views 8 Comments

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

# motoring-features - Monday 9 July, 2018

5 of the most insanely powerful production cars money can buy
# More Power
# More Power

5 of the most insanely powerful production cars money can buy

Jul 9th 2018, 4:10 PM 22,333 Views 8 Comments

Some of the most powerful cars you can buy today.

# motoring-features - Monday 25 June, 2018

7 of the best summer motoring events for an unforgettable high-octane holiday
# Motorsport Events
# Motorsport Events

7 of the best summer motoring events for an unforgettable high-octane holiday

Jun 25th 2018, 2:35 PM 2,348 Views 5 Comments

Give your holiday memories the smell of motor oil this year.

# motoring-features - Monday 28 May, 2018

5 of the most spectacular driving routes through the landscape of the South West
# South West Drives
# South West Drives

5 of the most spectacular driving routes through the landscape of the South West

May 28th 2018, 2:55 PM 11,132 Views 3 Comments

From the Port of Cork to the Dingle Peninsula.

# motoring-features - Monday 21 May, 2018

9 simple things you can do today to save money while driving
# Driving Hacks
# Driving Hacks

9 simple things you can do today to save money while driving

May 21st 2018, 3:05 PM 6,173 Views 3 Comments

Budget busting car hacks.

# motoring-features - Monday 14 May, 2018

Our pick: 9 of the best electric and hybrid cars for modern families
# Eco-friendly Family Cars
# Eco-friendly Family Cars

Our pick: 9 of the best electric and hybrid cars for modern families

May 14th 2018, 3:29 PM 77,261 Views 4 Comments

EV, PHEV, or hybrid? We’ve got your covered.

# motoring-features - Friday 4 May, 2018

3 of the most spectacular driving roads in Spain - plus what to know before you go
# Driving In Spain
# Driving In Spain

3 of the most spectacular driving roads in Spain - plus what to know before you go

May 4th 2018, 11:59 AM 12,765 Views 8 Comments

Vamonos!

# motoring-features - Monday 30 April, 2018

4 of the most beautiful countryside drives through the Sunny South East
# Scenic Drives
# Scenic Drives

4 of the most beautiful countryside drives through the Sunny South East

Apr 30th 2018, 2:28 PM 16,016 Views 10 Comments

Make the most of the bank holiday.

# motoring-features - Monday 23 April, 2018

Falconry sets to handmade clocks: 8 of the craziest optional extras for your luxury car
# Extravagant Extras
# Extravagant Extras

Falconry sets to handmade clocks: 8 of the craziest optional extras for your luxury car

Apr 23rd 2018, 3:03 PM 10,599 Views 6 Comments

The most extra extras for your car.

# motoring-features - Monday 16 April, 2018

5 tips to save on a new car: Nab yourself a 181 bargain with our savvy shopper's guide
# Car Shopping Guide
# Car Shopping Guide

5 tips to save on a new car: Nab yourself a 181 bargain with our savvy shopper's guide

Apr 16th 2018, 5:01 PM 4,591 Views 0 Comments

Save money on your new car purchase.

# motoring-features - Monday 26 March, 2018

7 cars whose designers hid secret Easter eggs inside - from sharks to the Tesla submarine
# Car Easter Eggs
# Car Easter Eggs

7 cars whose designers hid secret Easter eggs inside - from sharks to the Tesla submarine

Mar 26th 2018, 2:45 PM 12,717 Views 11 Comments

We’ve combed through the archives for some cracking – geddit – examples of quirky design.

# motoring-features - Monday 5 March, 2018

7 jaw-dropping concept cars that really deserved to make it
# Concept Creation
# Concept Creation

7 jaw-dropping concept cars that really deserved to make it

Mar 5th 2018, 2:32 PM 7,318 Views 11 Comments

Why can’t we buy these? WHY?

# motoring-features - Monday 26 February, 2018

5 killer performance arms of car manufacturers - and the best cars they've souped up
# More Power
# More Power

5 killer performance arms of car manufacturers - and the best cars they've souped up

Feb 26th 2018, 5:10 PM 2,897 Views 1 Comment

From Abarth to AMG.

# motoring-features - Monday 5 February, 2018

8 cars that defined their decades - from the 1940s to the 2010s
# Decade Defining Cars
# Decade Defining Cars

8 cars that defined their decades - from the 1940s to the 2010s

Feb 5th 2018, 3:11 PM 10,762 Views 11 Comments

From the 1940s to today these cars defined the decades.

# motoring-features - Monday 8 January, 2018

6 resolutions all Irish drivers should make this year
# New Year's Resolutions
# New Year's Resolutions

6 resolutions all Irish drivers should make this year

Jan 8th 2018, 3:46 PM 11,829 Views 16 Comments

New year, new driver.

# motoring-features - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

The 7 biggest car trends to watch out for in 2018
# Motoring Trends 2018
# Motoring Trends 2018

The 7 biggest car trends to watch out for in 2018

Dec 20th 2017, 12:41 PM 11,461 Views 3 Comments

From design trends to powertrains, here’s how 2018 is shaping up.

6 big, bad and beautiful cars we're looking forward to driving in 2018
# Best New Cars
# Best New Cars

6 big, bad and beautiful cars we're looking forward to driving in 2018

Dec 20th 2017, 10:37 AM 4,924 Views 3 Comments

Our motoring correspondent Melanie May reveals her most-anticipated motors from the 2018 release schedule.