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In numbers: Neeson goes green 3 million Number of Facebook fans of Tourism Ireland, which this week shared a 60-second film in which movie star Liam N(...)

Mercedes-AMG looks to have F1’s 2015 season sewn up before it even starts.

The key questions to ask ahead of the first race of the Formula One season opener in Melbourne this weekend is not who will be quickest or who will wi(...)

Will front-wheel-drive hold it back against the Focus RS?

Well, it’s finally here. Following a process of drip-feeding facts, photos and rumours to the world for what seems like decades, Honda is finally givi(...)

Lamborghini Aventador SV packs a 760hp punch.

If you had to pick a word to sum up this year’s Geneva motor show, I think it would be one-upmanship. Is that two words, technically? Perhaps it is, b(...)

 Ferrari 488 GTB lost some of its showstopping appeal due to the fact so many supercar rivals were unveiled on the same day

Right, this is as good a time as any to stop, nibble the corner of a sandwich and take stock of what we’ve seen and what we know so far at the Geneva (...)

Will anything generate more Geneva headlines than Ferrari’s gorgeous 488 GTB?

There are physically bigger shows (Frankfurt and its roller-skate-friendly hall sizes for instance) and there are shows that arguably have more influe(...)

During his date with Leoney Dunphy, Wesley Brennan began shouting at her about her driving skills and eventually told her to get out of the car and let him park. He then drove off with  the car. File photograph: Getty Images

A man who stole a woman’s car during their purported first date has been jailed for 18 months.Wesley Brennan (28) met the victim on the Plenty of Fish(...)

BMW’s S1000RR has a special track setting for running on slick racing tyres.

The Irish Motorbike and Scooter Show is on this weeked at the RDS showgrounds , running from Friday, February 27th to March 1st. Now, that may not be (...)

 The remains of Edward Nugent, who was shot dead at the front door of his home,  are taken from the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Walkinstown, after his funeral Mass. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

A 64-year-old man who was shot dead when he answered his front door earlier this month, has been buried in Dublin.Edward Nugent, a former truck drive(...)

Check it out: Daimler’s F 015 driverless-car concept revealed at last month’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

They are often cast as the dinosaurs, outdated companies left behind by the great disruption playing out across the worldwide motor industry.But estab(...)