Upgraded Nissan all-rounder copes perfectly with recent climate conditions

By Gerry Murphy This week’s test drive proved to be more straight-forward than most, simply because the Nissan X-Trail is such competent all-rounder. It does everything that it promises, and is surprisingly agile, yet it...
No more: the VW Jetta.

Volkswagen ditches the Jetta

Following its decision to discontinue the Scirocco late last year, Volkswagen has now decided to ditch the Jetta from European markets as well. The name will continue to exist elsewhere and the latest generation has...
Kia Stonic

Lots to admire in new Stonic

Fresh from entering another decade of my existence, it gives rise to some evaluation of what’s important and how much cars have changed over the years. Having received the first driving licence back in the...
The Volkswagen T-Roc.

New year cheer from Volkswagen

Volkswagen presented three new cars this week: the latest new Polo; a new Tiguan Allspace, a seven- or five-seat model to match the Skoda Kodiaq; and their new ‘super star’, the T-Roc. Each will be...
The Mercedes-Benz Galway operation is headed up by Padriac Keating as Dealer Principal.

New Mercedes dealership in Galway is part of major national growth for iconic brand

Mercedes-Benz has expanded its sales organisation with the opening of three new dealerships in Dublin, Galway and Wexford, and in the redevelopment of two longstanding dealerships – in Ballsbridge and Athlone – both of...
The new BMW X2: cleverly shaped.

2018 to see vast array of new arrivals in the showrooms

By now many of us will have come across our first sighting of a 181 plate. Already a number of new cars have already been launched ahead of the January sales. The mushrooming of...


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