Opel, which nearly came a cropper in the recession, is celebrating an increase in its pan-European dealer network

Some of the car makers most seriously affected by the economic downturn seem to be making decent strides towards returning to health. Opel, which near(...)

Me & My Money

Are you a saver or a spender? A spender, unfortunately. I am not so bad on big things, but if I have cash in my wallet I feel obliged to get rid of(...)

A substantial industrial land bank fronting on to the N7 Naas Road at Baldonnell Business Park is expected to be of interest to a range of developers (...)

 Apple makes its next move in hands-free smartphone technology for car drivers when it unveils a new, integrated iPhone voice-control system at the Geneva Motor Show this week

The race to dominate the in-car technology market took a new turn this week when Apple unveiled its long-awaited in-car system, CarPlay. (...)

A  JAS 39C Gripen jet  built by Saab. Brazil has  awarded a $4.5bn contract to Saab  to replace its ageing fleet of fighter jets, a surprise coup for the Swedish company after news of US spying on Brazilians helped derail Boeing’s chances for the deal

Saab surged in Stockholm as it beat Boeing to supply 36 jet fighters for Brazil’s air force. Meanwhile Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff has called a(...)

The Lexus GS300h: Inside the car, the cabin is awash with premium features.

It seems the BMW 520d is now as common a sight in south Dublin as a Toyota on a taxi rank. The race for volume by the premium brands, and the disappea(...)

 An unmarked Garda car is taken from the scene after a getaway car used in a robbery in Tipperary was intercepted by gardaí at Newlands Cross, Dublin,  yesterday. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins

Gardaí investigating this week’s robbery in which a family was held at gunpoint in their home near Killenaule, Co Tipperary, in the middle of the nigh(...)

A Garda car outside the Bank of Ireland on the  Stillorgan Road, Montrose, Dublin after an armed robbery today. Photograph:  Collins

Gardaí have arrested a man following an armed raid on a bank in south Dublin this morning.Two men, one of whom was reportedly carrying a firearm, ent(...)

US secretary of state John Kerry’s one-day visit to Brazil will focus on restoring the trust between Washington and Brasilia that was shaken by the NSA spying disclosures. Photograph:  Fredy Builes/Reuters.

US hopes of landing a coveted deal worth more than $4 billion to sell 36 fighter jets to Brazil have suffered a setback with recent revelations that t(...)

Three former Saab Automobile executives, including former Chief Executive Officer Jan-Aake Jonsson and Chief Financial Officer Karl-Gustav Lin(...)