Driving trucks close together is not only safer but also more fuel efficient, according to industry estimates

The modern car is thinking for itself and offering such options as lane-keeping assist, pedestrian protection and systems to prevent rear-end shunts. (...)

BMW VISION NEXT 100 concept

BMW chose to mark its centenary with a new concept car, reflecting the great changes ahead for the motor industry. The lack of any concrete detail on (...)

Google self-driving car crash was blamed on the fact the car calculated that the bus would stop, while the bus driver thought the car would

The recent scrape between a Google self-driving car and a bus in California caused the sort of media response normally reserved for a multi-fatality m(...)

A Tesla Model X SUV sits on display on the first day of the Geneva motor show in Switzerland. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

If the motoring industry gurus gathered at Geneva were to come together and create one car they reckon epitomises the industry’s vision of the future,(...)

Next time you mess up in work, take succour in the tale of the Mercedes GLK. In the midst of a multi-billion euro product offensive, the premium bran(...)

Ford employees sing on stage in what was one of the big draws of the show: the brand announced several new strands to its product assault on Europe’s car market

Ford is planning a multi-pronged assault on the European car market that sees it introduce a new small car, the Ka+, later this year while also expand(...)

Karl-Thomas Neumann, CEO of Opel Group, poses with the Car of the Year award next to the Opel Astra during the presentation ahead of the 86th International Motor Show at Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Opel’s Astra is the Car of the Year in Europe for 2016. Announced at an awards event at the Geneva motor show, the new family hatchback pipped the lat(...)

Hyundai is the best-selling car brand in Ireland for the first two months of 2016. The total new car market is up 34.6 per cent

Hyundai remains the best-selling new car brand in Ireland after two months of sales in 2016. The total new car market was 21,625 in February, bringing(...)

Opel’s Astra is the Car of the Year in Europe for 2016. Announced at an awards event at the Geneva motor show, the new family hatchback pipped the lat(...)

Damien English,  rugby star Jamie Heaslip and Tegral managing director Paddy Kelly launch Tegral roofing academy in March 2015.

Building materials group, Tegral, returned to profit in 2014 on the back of a 36 per cent increase in turnover. Tegral, which manufactures slate and(...)