Mercedes-Benz will introduce its facelifted B-Class in Irish showrooms in December with prices expected to start at €31,000 (ex-delivery) for the most(...)

BMW: posted 17.9 per cent growth in sales in China

Last week, until an hour before kick-off, a friendly football match between Argentina and Brazil in Beijing’s Bird’s Nest stadium was looking dicey be(...)

New Audi RS7 on the Hockenheimring with autonomous-driving technology 2:02

Audi has showcased its new RS7 coupé at the famous Hockenheim track in northern Germany over the weekend. Only it was a launch with a difference: two (...)

Mercedes plans to create another 10 plugin hybrids by 2020.

Mercedes is planning to dramatically increase its range of plugin hybrid vehicles, as well as continuing to work on both fuel cell and pure electric c(...)

Audi’s new-look styling starts here with its LA Show concept.

It may be a bit vague at the moment but this is the shape of Audis to come, and possibly our first sight of what will become the range-topper for the (...)

Judge Patrick Durcan:  praised Garda motorcyclist or risking his life in a high-speed chase of  Patrick   Cotter.  Photograph: Tony Grehan /Press 22

Motorists were forced to avoid a man driving his Mercedes car the wrong way on the Limerick to Ennis motorway, a court has heard. At Ennis District C(...)

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 (...)

Hyundai thinks greater car-phone integration is key to re-engaging ambivalent millenials with motoring.

Europe and the world’s auto makers will doubtless be patting themselves on the back after a broadly successful Paris motor show. Many an exciting new (...)

Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes  locks up approaching turn two next to team-mate and eventual winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain. Photograph:  Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton became only the fourth driver in Formula One history to win nine grands prix in a season by taking the chequered flag at the inaugural (...)

The Nissan Qashqai has scooped the inaugural Car of the Year award from Ireland’s Association of Professional Motoring Press. The awards, handed out a(...)