Volkswagen Golf: the topselling car in Ireland in August

New car registrations were up 32 per cent last month compared to August 2014 and are up 30 per cent for the year-to-date, according to new figures fro(...)

A judge  ruled that  Padraic Wilson and Sean Hughes have a case to answer over alleged IRA activity.  Laganside Crown Court File image: Google Street View Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson was one of a number of DUP politicians who wrote letters to Belfast Court urging the judge not to jail 74-year-old Samuel Tweed. File photograph: Google Street View

A former loyalist paramilitary who had been on the run for almost 40 years was jailed on Friday for two and a half years for having a cache of guns an(...)

WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell

WPP, the world’s biggest advertising company, said it was on track to hit its demanding full-year sales target after solid first-half demand in matur(...)

New direction: BMW’s next generation of its 4 Series convertible is expected to return to a soft-top

When first launched on the 1995 Mercedes-Benz SLK, the idea of a folding steel roof seemed too obvious and so clever that palms were slapped on forehe(...)

Gardaí are searching for a man following an incident overnight in Co Leitrim in which members of the force were allegedly assaulted with bottles and sticks.

Gardaí are searching for a man following an incident overnight in Co Leitrim in which members of the force were allegedly assaulted with bottles and a(...)

A demonstrator marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown participates in a protest on West Florissant Avenue on on Tuesday night  in Ferguson, Missouri. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images 0:26

Protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over last year’s police killing of an unarmed black teenager ended peacefully on Wednesday morning, law enforcement of(...)

There are, essentially, two Honda Jazzes on offer. Although they look identical on the outside and, mostly, on the inside, they are two really quit(...)

The idea of merging a minibus format of multi-seat rows into a family car originated in France. Renault’s Espace is often named as the first real p(...)

Skoda has come out on top of the latest JD Power car buyer satisfaction survey

The latest round of JD Power car buyer satisfaction surveys makes for interesting reason, especially for those who’ve recently bought a Skoda or a car(...)

Hyundai Santa Cruz pickup: the truck was originally unveiled as a concept at the Detroit motor show

Hyundai looks set to give the green light to its Santa Cruz pickup truck, which was originally unveiled as a concept at the Detroit motor show. The t(...)