Carlos Ghosn, chairman and chief executive of Renault-Nissan said that the company aims to become a major LCV player in China. (Photograph: Reuters)

Renault has agreed to buy almost half of Brilliance China Automotive Holdings unprofitable minibus unit, giving the French carmaker’s light-commercial(...)

All new Volvo models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids. File photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

The Volvo Car Group said on Wednesday all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids, spelling the eventual end to nearly a centu(...)

Increasing imports of cars from the UK mcontinue to be driven by a weakened Sterling exchange rate. According to industry watchers motorcheck.ie, 13,381 cars have been imported from the UK so far this year, a rise of some 41 per cent.

The car trade in Ireland will be hoping for a significant boost from the July registration plate change, as sales of new models dipped again in June. (...)

Britain is Germany’s fifth-biggest trading partner, with bilateral trade amounting to €122 billion last year.

Most German companies are still trying to figure out what Brexit means for them, but one effect is already making itself felt: those engaged in everyt(...)

BMW 3 Series

The best one: BMW 3 Series It’s a narrow, narrow decision to put the 3 Series at the top of the sports saloon pile, but perhaps it’s only appropriate(...)

The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class convertible

It was fitting for Mercedes-Benz to mark the success of its E-Class range by airlifting its new convertible E-Class to the top of Europe’s highest pea(...)

The new BMW X3 looks generally similar to the outgoing model, but takes on the bigger grille and more upright lights of the smaller X1

Into an increasingly crowded market segment, BMW is about to re-launch the X3 SUV, with a new, lighter platform, subtly re-shaped styling, and the pro(...)

Wedding day: Katherine Zappone and Ann Louise Gilligan at Dublin City Hall on January 22nd, 2016. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Ann Louise Gilligan Born: July 27th, 1945 Died: June 15th, 2017 A gentle radical whose elegance, sensitivity and deep spirituality were matched by he(...)

 Sergio Garcia plays his second shot on the third hole during day two of the BMW International Open. Photograph:  Warren Little/Getty Images

Major champions Sergio Garcia and Henrik Stenson will head into the weekend just a shot off the lead at the BMW International Open in Munich. Garcia (...)

BMW 1 Series

The best one: BMW 1 Series For years, the 1 Series was the ugly duckling of the posh hatchback world, too hideous of visage to compete with the smoot(...)