New car sales at highest level since 2009

Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Car sales were up 21 per cent for the month of October (2,042) compared with the same month last year (1,692), according to figures released from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry.

To date 95,217 new cars have been sold - an increase of 30 per cent on 2013 (73,454). This is the first time in five years new car sales have reached 95,000.

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Volkswagen drives expansion with new offers

Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Volkswagen Ireland has announced news of model upgrades and new finance offers.

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Audi Galway hosts Future Now test drive event

Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Audi Galway will host a Future Now test drive event for existing and potential customers at the Audi Galway showroom on Saturday and Sunday.

Audi tells us the event will provide motorists in the west with the opportunity to experience the stunning new 2015 Future Now Audi collection.

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Honda returns in style to Motorpark Galway with Alison Canavan

Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Honda and Motorpark Galway will open the festive season in Galway in real style later this month with an action-packed launch event at the new Honda showroom.

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Efficient Honda Civic Tourer wins MPG Marathon

Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Pictured at the recent launch of the new Hyundai i20 are David Hogan of Hogan Motors, Ballybrit, with rugby pundit Brent Pope.  The new i20 will be on show in the dealship this weekend.

Honda’s fuel-sipping 1.6 i-DTEC engine from the next-generation Earth Dreams Technology series has once again underlined its impressive fuel efficiency with the new Civic Tourer powering Honda to victory in this year’s MPG Marathon.

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New Ford C-Max offers more

Thu, Nov 13, 2014

Ford has unveiled the stylish new C-Max and Grand C-Max which boast a new sleek exterior design, beautifully crafted interior with improved stowage ideas, and major fuel efficiency and CO2 emissions improvements.

The carmaker says the five-seat C-Max and seven-seat Grand C-Max will also offer superior comfort and refinement when they go on sale across Europe in early 2015. The models will introduce advanced technology including Ford’s SYNC 2 voice-activated connectivity system.

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Peugeot adds exciting new models to 308 range

Thu, Nov 06, 2014

Following the debut of the performance-oriented 308 GT at the Paris Motor Show, Peugeot has announced full details of two new models that will further enhance the range’s appeal.

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Galway businesses honoured in auto awards

Thu, Nov 06, 2014

Five Galway-based businesses have been honoured in the national auto awards.

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Kenny Galway appointed main Peugeot dealer

Thu, Nov 06, 2014

Pictured from left to right: Des Cannon, managing director at Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot importers in Ireland; Brian Kenny, dealer principal at Kenny Galway; and Colin Sheridan, sales and marketing director at Gowan Distributors Limited.

Kenny Galway has been appointed a main Peugeot dealer for Galway.

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New Mercedes-Benz CLS coupe and shooting brake arrive

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Revised versions of the iconic four-door Mercedes-Benz CLS Coupé and its five-door estate car sibling, the CLS Shooting Brake, have been launched in Ireland.

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First Land Rover Discovery sport rolls off the line

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Two weeks after making its motor show debut, the first Land Rover Discovery Sport has rolled off their UK-based production line, marking another significant milestone in Jaguar Land Rover’s product offensive which will see the company deliver 50 significant product actions over the next five years.

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RSA public consultation on vintage vehicle roadworthiness testing

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has launched a public consultation and is seeking feedback from interested parties on proposals relating to the roadworthiness testing of vintage vehicles.

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All-new Ford Mondeo arrives here next month

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

The all-new Ford Mondeo delivers the global debut of a new pedestrian detection technology that could help reduce the severity of accidents or help drivers avoid them altogether.

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Thirty-nine contenders for 2015 Continental Irish Car of the Year

Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Tom Dennigan of Continental Tyres Ireland with Austin Shinnors, chairman of the IMWA, outside The Marker Hotel, Grand Canal Square, where the Continental Irish Car of the Year awards event will be held on Friday November 28.

A field of 39 candidates for the prestigious Continental Irish Car of the Year 2015 awards was announced by the Irish Motoring Writers Association this week.

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New Ford Mondeo arrives here next month

Thu, Oct 23, 2014

The new Ford Mondeo delivers the global debut of a new pedestrian detection technology that could help reduce the severity of accidents or help drivers avoid them altogether.

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New Audi TT and TTS roadsters on the way

Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Aud’s new TT Roadster, shown at the Paris Motor Show, sets new standards in design, drive, and suspension.

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New Ford Transit helps drive Bia Food Initiative

Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Dave O’Connell, commercial vehicle brand manager of Ford Ireland, hands the keys of the new Ford Transit to Karen Horgan, project manager of the Bia Food Initiative.

Ford Ireland has provided a new Transit van to help with the valuable work of the Bia Ford Initiative.

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New VW e-Golf arrives with driving range up to 190km

Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Customers can now place orders for the fully electric Volkswagen e-Golf, which is priced at €32,660 after the €5,000 SEAI grant and €5,000 Vehicle Registration Tax rebate.

Based on the multi-award-winning Golf hatchback, the e-Golf offers the same virtues of practicality, refinement and advanced technology, but with a purely electric drivetrain and no tailpipe emissions.

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Coyne Tyres Ballina issues advice to motorists as Gardai to check tyres during Road Safety Week

Fri, Oct 10, 2014

When did you last think about your tyres? Road Safety Week is a good occasion to do so, says Pat Coyne from Coyne Tyres Ballina. Motorists are being encouraged to take ten minutes out this week to get their tyres checked at their local tyre outlet. Pat Coyne is advising drivers to “get ready for winter and have your tyres checked by a professional to make sure they are fit for all journeys. Even short journeys can kill so looking after your tyres is one thing you should always do to keep you and your family safe, particularly heading into the wet and icy winter season.

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Shaw Commercials celebrating and offering you a great deal

Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Shaw Commercials is celebrating and has plenty of great reasons to do so. In recent years, Shaw Commercials was awarded the Renault Truck Approved Dealership for the west of Ireland and is extremely proud to represent and promote the brand. Never more so than now, as it has just been announced that Renault Truck’s T range has just been awarded International Truck of the Year 2015 – and what a reason to celebrate. This achievement is a true testament to the design and performance of this outstanding model.

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