The Hyundai i30 Turbo will be available in both three- and five-door format

Following the i20 hatchback, which has been receiving solid reviews from critics, Hyundai has unveiled a quartet of new models which it hopes will a(...)

Renault was the most popular car licensed during November, accounting for 11 per cent of all sales during th emonth.

New car sales rose by 12.1 per cent in November, with 1,465 cars licensed during the month. However the sale of second-hand imported cars fell by 6.9 (...)

For younger drivers, the key to cheaper car insurance is simply to stick to smaller engined cars – 1.0-litres is all you’re realistically going to get covered on  – and don’t start adding spoilers and wings either

So, you’ve decided that the clouds of recession have parted sufficiently for you to get back into the car market in 2015. Congratulations, and welcome(...)

How do you review a car that has already been reviewed? The problem for the new Citroën C1, and indeed for the poor journalists assigned to write abou(...)

The BMW i5 seems to be winning the race to put ‘hydrogen’ cars into commercial production

After pushing electric power in the i3 and hybrid urge in the i8, expect BMW’s next “i” model to be hydrogen-powered.Germany’s carmakers are locked in(...)

Best pick for executive car: BMW 5 Series

EXECUTIVE CARS Best in class: BMW 5 Series It’s another case here of rivals getting closer and closer to a BMW product but never quite(...)

Hyundai is on a roll, as everyone who listens to the radio these days is well aware. The Korean brand has broken into the top five in the Irish new(...)

 Samsung: building production facilities in China.  Photograph: EPA/HOW HWEE YOUNG

China’s economic growth is showing signs of flagging, but that has not deterred South Korean companies from stepping up their interest in the world’s (...)

Aoife Mahon, RaboDirect consumer savings marketing manager (right), is pictured with Niamh O’Shea, agency radio sales manager for RTÉ in Radio 1 studios. photograph: andres poveda

Online savings bank RaboDirect has signed on as the new sponsor of The Marian Finucane Show for a 12-month period from this weekend, while the Saturda(...)

A customer tries out Apple’s Siri voice recognition function. In a study of voice-activation systems, Siri proved the most distracting. Photograph: Jerome Favre/Bloomberg

MATT RICHTELDo not Siri and drive. New research shows that serious distraction can result when drivers use Siri, Apple’s voice-activation system, to (...)