Honda is asking €48,000 for the Civic Type-R

Honda’s Irish importer, Universal Honda, announced the price for its dramatic Civic Type-R this week – €48,750, a price which makes it significantly m(...)

Legendary car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro has left the company he founded  “to dedicate more time to his personal interests”

We’ve seen recent ructions at the top of the Volkswagen chain of command, ones big enough to see the corporate demise of the once-untouchable Ferdi(...)

Perhaps it’s my half-English background but I do like a nice, big estate. Something you can really stretch your legs in, something that speaks of l(...)

Buyers are in increasing danger of having their cars reposessed if the previous owner defaults on their finance.

The number of used cars for sale with finance still outstanding has jumped by 40 per cent since December. According to research by car history expert(...)

Despite having been available for just four years, personal contract plans, or PCPs, have become the favoured finance choice for new-car buyers. So ho(...)

Seat Alhambra

Best in class  Seat Alhambra There is actually dwindling competition in the large MPV class these days, as car makers seem keen to ab(...)

Even allowing for the exaggerated nomenclature employed by car companies, calling a Skoda model a Superb did raise more than a few eyebrows when the c(...)

New Superb Combi estate boasts a 660-litre boot.

Remember the days when the original Skoda Superb was really just a stretched VW Passat, and was mostly seen as a minicab? Yeah, those days are well an(...)

Over 90 per cent of buyers who financed their new car with a PCP (Personal Contract Plan) from VW Bank in 2012 are opting for another PCP when their contracts mature. Photo: Bloomberg

Over 90 per cent of buyers who financed their new car with a PCP (Personal Contract Plan) from VW Bank in 2012 are opting for another PCP when their c(...)

Bentley Continental GT V8: The Continental GT has been a soaring success for Bentley – it was the first model launched under Volkswagen ownership and instantly took the venerable British luxury brand from making a paltry couple of thousand cars a year to runaway sales success. 2:18

It’s the little things you’ll start to notice. Such as how the heated rail didn’t toast your towels quite the way you like them today. Or that the fin(...)