Avensis update is also low-key but there is the new BMW-developed 1.6-litre diesel.

It will, theoretically, be a quiet Geneva motor show for Toyota next week. The world’s largest car maker (and according to Fortune magazine, now the w(...)

Cee’d GT line has sporty bodykit plus new 1.0-litre petrol tubrbo and uprated 1.6 diesel.

Kia is going to have a busy Geneva motor show. While brother brand (and frequent rival) Hyundai will be unveiling its new Tuscon compact crossover _ t(...)

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. (...)

Toyota was the most popular new private car brand last month, according to figures from CSO

The number of new private cars taxed for the first time rose by nearly 26 per cent in January compared to the same month last year. There were 20,105 (...)

General Motors CEO Mary Barra presents the Bolt EV electric concept vehicle at the North American International Auto Show

While sales of new cars and SUVs are soaring, demand for electric vehicles is still sputtering along in the slow lane.But that’s not stopping car firm(...)

VW’s new Passat comes with a starting price of €27,295

Volkswagen has just launched the new Passat saloon and estate onto the Irish market, with prices starting from €27,295 for the most basic 1.4 TSI petr(...)

Steve Tormey, chief executive Toyota Ireland. Photograph: Eric Luke

Early forecourt forecasts suggest 2015 will see the motor trade exceed 100,000 new car sales, a psychological benchmark for a business sector batte(...)

Everton’s predicament this season has been bothering Vinny. Seamus Coleman has been a wonder going forward but if Vinny was in charge he’d remind him of his primary duty – defending. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

The walk along the Clontarf promenade from the wooden bridge to the garda station and back measured six kilometres, for which Vinny Fitzpatrick’s pers(...)

Pre-reging can drive down used car values

While we celebrate the end of a much-improved year for new car sales, and anticipate the boom in new car sales in 2015, it’s quite likely that as m(...)

Made from high-strength caron-reinforced polymer, the F015 is a little lower, shorter and wider than a current S-Class but around 40 per cent lighter 2:06

Mercedes’ new autonomous driving concept, which features a lounge-like interior with facing seats, has taken the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CE(...)