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# motoring news

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Skoda readies the hot Kodiaq RS model for Ireland
It will be here in time for Christmas, just saying…
Ford Mondeo Hybrid estate on the way for Ireland
The new addition to the Mondeo range should be here in spring 2019.
Meet the all-new BMW 3 Series
The seventh-generation BMW 3 Series is expected to go on sale in early 2019.
Audi has announced a hot version of its Q2 SUV - the SQ2
It uses the same engine as the S3 hatch.
The Kia Sportage gets an upgrade with new design and infotainment features
Kia’s best-seller gets updated inside and out.
The new Honda CR-V has launched in Ireland
Prices start from €33,500.
The stunning Peugeot e-Legend concept is an autonomous EV with classic DNA
Peugeot will unveil the electric coupe at the Paris Motor Show.
Take a look at the new Audi e-tron Quattro SUV
This is the first ever electric production model from Audi.
SEAT unveils its all-new Tarraco SUV - the biggest in its range
It’s the first large SUV from the Spanish car maker.
The Kia ProCeed has been unveiled - and it's now a sporty shooting brake estate
The car will make its debut at next month’s Paris Motor Show.
The new Ford Focus has now launched in Ireland
Prices start from €24,900.
Here's a chance to win a new Toyota C-HR Hybrid Sport worth €30k
If you’re down at the Ploughing Championships, will be raffling the car at its stand.
The all-new Dacia Duster has launched in Ireland
Prices start from €17,390.
Mercedes has unveiled its first all-electric SUV
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 will be raffling the car at their stand.
Teslas are having a surge in interest among Irish drivers, according to DoneDeal search data
Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review.
This life-size Bugatti Chiron is made out of Lego Technic
And it drives too!
The Toyota Corolla Hybrid is coming to Ireland
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
Are you looking for a career in the automotive industry?
Here are Ireland's top 10 used car brands for 2018 so far (by cars sold)
Highlights from the DoneDeal Motor Industry Review H1 2018.
Ireland is getting its first standalone Dacia dealership
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
Deliveries of the updated Honda HR-V begin in October.
The Volkswagen Beetle has finally gone out of production after more than 70 years
But you still have time to buy one.
Skoda announces Sportline and Scout versions of its Karoq SUV
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’s new flagship SUV goes on sale later this month.
The new Volkswagen Grand California campervan has a shower and a rear sleeping area
The Grand California, will make its world debut at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf later this month.
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.
Want a Ferrari-powered SUV? The Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio goes on sale in Ireland
It’s four-wheel-drive, too.
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.
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.
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.
The V8 Maserati Levante SUV had its world premiere at the weekend
Like all Maserati petrol engines, this V8 is assembled by Ferrari in Maranello.
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.
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.