The NCT centre at Font Hill Road, Dublin. The average pass rate per centre is 48 per cent. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill 2:13

More cars than ever are failing the National Car Test (NCT) new figures show. A total of 52 per cent of cars – or more than 650,000 – did not p(...)

The owners of Applus, which operates the National Car Test in Ireland is preparing to list the Spanish firm.

The owner of Applus+, which operates the National Car Test in Ireland is preparing to list the Spanish firm in what would be one of the first large f(...)