The new Opel Crossland.

New crossover from Opel continues sporty trend

By Gerry Murphy Opel will launch a new crossover model (CUV) alongside the best-selling MOKKA X – the Opel Crossland X will go on sale in mid 2017. The new CUV continues the trend towards...
The new-look Renault Megane.

Good looking Mégane only let down by complicated dashboard technology

By Gerry Murphy All dressed up in a new suit and a hungry for the fare, the new Renault Mégane looks rather dashing in the metal and has enough substance to satisfy what most compact...
The Peugeot 3008.

Peugeot 3008 wins European top gong for 2017 ahead of Alfa Romeo Giulia

Just a week after it arrived in Ireland, the Peugeot 3008 has been announced as the winner of the European ‘Car of the Year’ award for 2017. It has been quiet a week for the...
The new Audi A8.

New A8 set to feature cutting-edge technology

Audi has revealed that the new Audi A8 will feature cutting-edge electrification technology and, for the first time, will feature an electrified powertrain as standard. The Audi A8, which makes its world debut next month,...
The new Volkswagen Polo: brimful of tech.

New Polo hits target

Small city cars are becoming more and more practical as the size of our urban areas expand and the space on our roads is being squeezed to the minimum. Car makers are constantly trying to...

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...


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