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 Ford Mustang. Photo: John Sheehan Photography.

Ford Mustang turns heads, but the bigger engine version is a real handful to...

By Gerry Murphy Young and old flocked around the Mustang that I was driving last week. Like wasps around a honey pot, they took selfies, videos and photos like no other car that I have...
The new-look Suzuki Swift.

Suzuki makes Swift change

Suzuki launched the second generation of the popular Swift at the Geneva Motor Show this week and we can expect it to arrive here in Ireland in June. To be honest, there was little...
Frank Byrnes of Frank Byrnes Autobody Repairs Oranmore, who is on call with his recovery truck throughout the Christmas holidays.

Oranmore crash repairs company on call throughout the Christmas

Frank Byrnes Autobody Repairs in Oranmore is as busy as ever this time of year working day and night – something similar to Santa and his elves actually! Over the Christmas and New Years holiday...
The new Suzuki Swift.

Suzuki to launch new version of model that won 2005 Car of the Year...

Suzuki will launch the new Swift in Ireland in June, a car that was Ireland’s Car of the Year back in 2005 when it was first to be had. This was a first for...
The new 3.0 litre VW Amarok.

Volkswagen deliver more power with their new 3.0 litre V6 Amarok

By Gerry Murphy There has been a big push on pick-ups over the last while, with all manufacturers upgrading their vehicles to match a growing trend for more pulling power and greater capability. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles,...


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