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Hot or not?: the photographs of the new Kia Sportage show a car that looks a good deal less sleek and sexy than the one in the official drawings

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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(...)

Hyundai had a strong June, keeping ix35 sales on the boil.

For the first time in 2015, car sales dropped in June compared to the same month last year. The fall was relatively slight, from 1,684 cars in June 20(...)

Porsche has topped the JD Power quality survey, ending years of Japanese domination

In a dramatic turnaround, European and Korean car-makers have topped the latest JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS) report, which tallies car buy(...)

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Mazda 6

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A teenager appeared in Dublin’s Children’s Court to face charges in connection with a fatal crash on December 20th, 2014. File photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

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