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# motoring-news - Monday 8 October, 2018

Skoda readies the hot Kodiaq RS model for Ireland
# Skoda Kodiaq RS
# Skoda Kodiaq RS

Skoda readies the hot Kodiaq RS model for Ireland

Oct 8th 2018, 4:17 PM 3,755 Views 1 Comment

It will be here in time for Christmas, just saying…

Ford Mondeo Hybrid estate on the way for Ireland
# Ford Mondeo Hybrid Estate
# Ford Mondeo Hybrid Estate

Ford Mondeo Hybrid estate on the way for Ireland

Oct 8th 2018, 4:16 PM 1,836 Views 5 Comments

The new addition to the Mondeo range should be here in spring 2019.

Meet the all-new BMW 3 Series
# BMW 3 Series
# BMW 3 Series

Meet the all-new BMW 3 Series

Oct 8th 2018, 4:16 PM 3,224 Views 0 Comments

The seventh-generation BMW 3 Series is expected to go on sale in early 2019.

# motoring-news - Monday 1 October, 2018

Audi has announced a hot version of its Q2 SUV - the SQ2
# Audi SQ2
# Audi SQ2

Audi has announced a hot version of its Q2 SUV - the SQ2

Oct 1st 2018, 4:00 PM 824 Views 0 Comments

It uses the same engine as the S3 hatch.

The Kia Sportage gets an upgrade with new design and infotainment features
# Kia Sportage
# Kia Sportage

The Kia Sportage gets an upgrade with new design and infotainment features

Oct 1st 2018, 4:00 PM 1,426 Views 0 Comments

Kia’s best-seller gets updated inside and out.

The new Honda CR-V has launched in Ireland
# Honda CR-V
# Honda CR-V

The new Honda CR-V has launched in Ireland

Oct 1st 2018, 3:59 PM 2,595 Views 1 Comment

Prices start from €33,500.

# motoring-news - Monday 24 September, 2018

The stunning Peugeot e-Legend concept is an autonomous EV with classic DNA
# Peugeot E-Legend Concept
# Peugeot E-Legend Concept

The stunning Peugeot e-Legend concept is an autonomous EV with classic DNA

Sep 24th 2018, 3:02 PM 1,527 Views 0 Comments

Peugeot will unveil the electric coupe at the Paris Motor Show.

Take a look at the new Audi e-tron Quattro SUV
# Audi E-Tron Quattro
# Audi E-Tron Quattro

Take a look at the new Audi e-tron Quattro SUV

Sep 24th 2018, 3:02 PM 3,465 Views 0 Comments

This is the first ever electric production model from Audi.

SEAT unveils its all-new Tarraco SUV - the biggest in its range
# SEAT Tarraco
# SEAT Tarraco

SEAT unveils its all-new Tarraco SUV - the biggest in its range

Sep 24th 2018, 3:01 PM 3,267 Views 0 Comments

It’s the first large SUV from the Spanish car maker.

# motoring-news - Monday 17 September, 2018

The Kia ProCeed has been unveiled - and it's now a sporty shooting brake estate
# Kia Proceed
# Kia Proceed

The Kia ProCeed has been unveiled - and it's now a sporty shooting brake estate

Sep 17th 2018, 3:41 PM 1,204 Views 0 Comments

The car will make its debut at next month’s Paris Motor Show.

The new Ford Focus has now launched in Ireland
# All-new Ford Focus
# All-new Ford Focus

The new Ford Focus has now launched in Ireland

Sep 17th 2018, 3:41 PM 1,588 Views 0 Comments

Prices start from €24,900.

Here's a chance to win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k
# Ploughing 2018
# Ploughing 2018

Here's a chance to win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k

Sep 17th 2018, 3:40 PM 1,137 Views 0 Comments

If you’re down at the Ploughing Championships, DoneDeal.ie will be raffling the car at its stand.

# motoring-news - Monday 10 September, 2018

The all-new Dacia Duster has launched in Ireland
# Dacia Duster
# Dacia Duster

The all-new Dacia Duster has launched in Ireland

Sep 10th 2018, 3:25 PM 1,922 Views 0 Comments

Prices start from €17,390.

Mercedes has unveiled its first all-electric SUV
# Mercedes EQC
# Mercedes EQC

Mercedes has unveiled its first all-electric SUV

Sep 10th 2018, 3:25 PM 1,088 Views 0 Comments

The Mercedes EQC is expected to arrive September 2019.

Heading to the Ploughing? You could win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k
# Ploughing 2018
# Ploughing 2018

Heading to the Ploughing? You could win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k

Sep 10th 2018, 3:24 PM 4,205 Views 3 Comments

DoneDeal.ie will be raffling the car at their stand.

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data
# Industry Report
# Industry Report

Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data

Sep 10th 2018, 3:23 PM 1,101 Views 10 Comments

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.

# motoring-news - Monday 3 September, 2018

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 1,061 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 2,531 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 1,229 Views 0 Comments

Are you looking for a career in the automotive industry?

# motoring-news - Monday 20 August, 2018

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 5,306 Views 0 Comments

Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review H1 2018.

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

Ireland is getting its first standalone Dacia dealership

Aug 20th 2018, 1:19 PM 871 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 2,761 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 2,398 Views 0 Comments

But you still have time to buy one.

# motoring-news - 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 3,148 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 8,648 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 5,746 Views 0 Comments

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

# motoring-news - 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 443 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 981 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 1,941 Views 0 Comments

It’s four-wheel-drive, too.

# motoring-news - 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 1,210 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 1,894 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 9,746 Views 2 Comments

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

# motoring-news - Monday 23 July, 2018

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 635 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 2,563 Views 0 Comments

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

# motoring-news - Monday 16 July, 2018

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.

The V8 Maserati Levante SUV had its world premiere at the weekend
# Maserati
# Maserati

The V8 Maserati Levante SUV had its world premiere at the weekend

Jul 16th 2018, 4:16 PM 744 Views 0 Comments

Like all Maserati petrol engines, this V8 is assembled by Ferrari in Maranello.

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.

# motoring-news - 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 385 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 991 Views 0 Comments

German racer Timo Bernhard was behind the wheel.

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