Cars still being wrecked by petrol stretching scam
‘Petrol stretching’ is the act of adding up to 10pc kerosene home heating oil to petrol. With kerosene costing just 82c per litre the average price of a litre of petrol still being €1.55 there are big profits to be made for rogue retailers.
New road safety chief was badly injured in crash
Ireland's new road safety chief Liz O'Donnell has revealed that she was seriously injured in a car crash as a young woman and has been a nervous driver ever since.
Renault lend over €200 million to Irish Motorists
The French car maker Renault has lent over 200 million Euro to 12,000 Irish customers since entering the market during the height of the recession in...
New Jeep Cherokee is more country gent than roving cowboy with radical overhaul
It's akin to getting John Wayne to swap his dusty Stetson for a tweed deerstalker.
If you thought BMW divided opinion with the X6, then the design snobs will surely go into overdrive at the sight of the new X4.
The Lexus NX 300h can it really save the world?
The new Lexus is a full size four...
The BMW 4 series goes four doors.
Unless you’ve been hiding under some rock trying to dodge water charges...
If you think that reading this article will help form an opinion on whether you should buy the Kia Soul, then I'm afraid you're badly mistaken.
Is this the world's worst driver?
Chinese authorities have released footage showing what they believe...
Vintage cars now face NCT
Vintage cars could be forced to undergo an annual NCT to ensure...
Video: First drive of the 2014 Volkswagen Passat there’s fresh blood in the old warhorse.
Mazda MX-5 revealed at 3am!
In a bold move Mazda have shown the new MX-5 Roadster in Spain at 3am,...
VIDEO: "It's Cannonball, baby!" - A behind the scenes look at Europe's biggest supercar roadtrip
Petrol pumps boost as oil price falls
Motorist might see a prices fall...
Should car tax be abolished?
Change to Direct Debit, move the tax to fuel people would drive more,...
Luxury A7 model leads the frugal Audi diesel charge
The car is muscular, black and...
Classic cars of the Rising Sun
Classic car prices are on the rise. You only have to look at the results of...
Video: Journalist turns on cruise control and gets into the back
The Infiniti is equipped with lane...
We'd fail test if we had to take it: parents
MOST parents (75pc) would fail the driving test if they had to take it again, a new survey suggests.
'Lights, action' - cut accident risk
MOTORIST coming into us often ask about their lights.
I have a bad back. What car should I buy?
The real-world MPG of some popular cars
What car has best seats for my bad back? I'm buying a car with my parents: advice?
I am a large 54-year-old,...
The cars that came out on top in real-world MPG test
CAR companies can claim some impressive MPG figures for their vehicles. But they...
Ford's new Mustang to cost between €40,000 - €45,000
IT is surprising what you hear at places like motor shows...
Meet the all-new Twingo ... the rear-engined, rear wheel drive, four-door supermini
I could have been forgiven...
If you think that reading this article will help form an opinion on whether you should buy the Kia Soul, then I'm...
Qash is king
There's a new Nissan Qashqai which, say the ads, is better than the old one.
Is this the world's worst driver?
Chinese authorities have released footage showing what they believe may be...
Does 100k mileage mean big trouble if I buy? How about one with only 5k a year?
Does big mileage mean big...
The 'magic' machine that can end your sleep nightmare
Our Road Safety Authority expert tells of sleep...
When it's wrong in all cases
LAST weekend wasn't a good omen for the road safety week that followed. The...
The case for having a small van
THERE is no denying that four-wheel-drives are an essential tool for most farmers.
Tough decision - should you buy new or secondhand?
THE minute you drive that new car out of the dealership it is worth hundreds,...