The  Range Rover Evoque convertible SUV is displayed during the Los Angeles Auto Show. Photograph: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

The show may not have been the busiest in terms of new metal heading for Irish roads, but there is a scramble among carmakers for US market share a(...)

Paul (34) and Sancha (31) grew up in Clonea Power, Co Waterford and became friends in secondary school. Since 2001 their Christmas Eve tradition ha(...)

The struggling Spanish Seat nameplate,  owned by VW, fell 11 per cent, but premium badge Audi rose 4.1 per cent. Photograph:   Scott Olson/Getty Images

Slowing sales at Europe’s biggest carmakers, including scandal-hit Volkswagen, took the pace off growth in the market last month, as registrations inc(...)

Johann Jungwirth, the Volkswagen Group’s new Head of Digital Transformation, after leaving Apple
Volkswagen poaches Apple executive
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  • November 11, 2015, 13:17

At first glance, poaching an executive from tech giant Apple to lead Volkswagen’s autonomous car push seems like an odd strategy. That’s until you rea(...)

Irish motorists can choose from two diesel and two petrol-powered models of the new Jaguar XF

Jaguar Land Rover Ireland has laid down the gauntlet to its closest competitors with the announcement of pricing for its all-new Jaguar XF. The Jag(...)

The recently launched Genesis saloon: Genesis will be spun off into a separate premium brand by 2020

Hyundai has announced that it will spin its Genesis-badged luxury saloon off into a separate premium-badge brand by 2020, and will begin with a line-u(...)

Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Nico Rosberg bounced back from the error that ended his championship hopes in Austin to win Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix. Rosberg controlled the race, (...)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germa at the Hermanos Rodriguez racetrack in Mexico City Photograph: AP Photo/Moises Castillo

Nico Rosberg will start on pole position for Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix after edging out Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton. Rosberg was 0.188 second(...)

Valeo’s test car - a Mercedes S-Class - spotted on the M50

There was that momentary frisson of excitement that you might have just caught a glimpse of the future. In the week of Back To The Future day, it was(...)

Mercedes GLE: Upturn in economy means an upswing in demand in the SUV market

Mercedes-Benz is primed for its latest major product assault for 2016 as it continues to work towards the target of becoming the best-selling premi(...)