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They are often cast as the dinosaurs, outdated companies left behind by the great disruption playing out across the worldwide motor industry.But estab(...)

Honda’s updated CR-V boasts lower emissions and a new nine-speed automatic gearbox

Honda is giving the CR-V a spruce up for the 2015 model year and is introducing a new 1.6-litre diesel engine that manages to combine four-wheel drive(...)

The Civic Type-R gets Honda’s trad Championship White colour scheme.

Possibly with Valentine’s Day and the release of 50 Shades of Grey in mind, Honda is only going to show us a teasing glimpse of the new Civic Type-R, (...)

Large amounts of data on driving histories are harvested, frequently without consumers being explicitly aware that the information is being collected or how it will be used

Serious gaps in security and customer privacy affect nearly every vehicle that uses wireless technology, according to a US report released on Monday. (...)

Rory McIlroy’s High Court case against his former agents, Horizon Sports Management, is due to begin on Tuesday in Dublin. Photograph: Reuters

Golf, by its very nature, is a numbers game. But the art of routinely getting a white Nike ball into a tin cup would seem an infinitely simpler task t(...)

Rory McIlroy and Horizon MD Conor Ridge pictured together at the White House in March  2012. Photograph: Benjamin Myers/Reuters

By rights, Rory McIlroy, the world’s number-one ranked golfer and one of sport’s most marketable figures, should be preparing to smell the azaleas. I(...)

 Honda has revised down its net profit forecast for the current financial year to €4.6 billion, due to airbag recalls and weak domestic sales. Photograph: EPA/Franck Robichon

Honda sliced 6.5 per cent off its core annual profit forecast as it set aside hundreds of millions of dollars in extra cash to cover an extended car r(...)