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The Mercedes-AMG GT C sports car, manufactured by Daimler, on display at the Auto Shanghai 2019 show in China. Photograph: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Volkswagen, Nissan, and Guangzhou Automobile Group are among the carmakers increasingly counting on Chinese government tax cuts to stimulate demand an(...)

While the auto industry gathers in Shanghai for one of the big automotive gatherings of the year, the industry’s focus is on the stern challenge facing Europe’s car industry from 2020

While the auto industry gathers in Shanghai for one of the big automotive gatherings of the year, the focus is not only on a declining Chinese market (...)

Former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn: he  remains in Germany, which does not typically extradite its citizens for prosecution in US courts. Photograph: Getty Images

Prosecutors in the German city of Braunschweig said on Monday they were pressing criminal charges against former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Win(...)

BMW i8 plug in hybrid: Damian Dolan from Hi Line Energy gets a closer look at a  at the SEAI Energy Show. Photograph: Alan Betson

Bear in mind that naming the best electric car is akin to trying to nail jelly to a moving wal, given that the state of the art advances almost on a d(...)

At the moment, ESB public charging points are available to use for free, however this is set to change this year. Photograph: iStock

The steady rise of EV sales in Ireland shows that a growing number of people are switching to electric and hybrid technologies. As the number of elect(...)

Electric cars are coming but are we ready?

The electric clock is ticking. We’re getting closer and closer to the Government’s proposed deadline of 2030 for the end of petrol and diesel car sale(...)

Despite the leap in sales, the overall take-up of EVs in Ireland remains relatively low by international standards. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Sales of electric vehicles (EVs) soared by 470 per cent in the first quarter of 2019 as more motorists took to roads in battery-powered cars . Figure(...)

Gerrit Heimberg: he says   the current market share for electric cars is  limited by the lack of car choices

Electric cars will make up over 20 per cent of total new car sales in Ireland by 2021, according to the head of the Volkswagen brand in Ireland. Sal(...)

Gardaí lost sight of the car after it approached a bend at high speed on the wrong side of the road at Lidl on Fortunestown Lane. Image: Google Street View

A man who was under a 40-year driving ban when he led gardaí­ on a high-speed car chase has been jailed for two and a half years. Judge Karen O’Conno(...)

Volkswagen is the most popular brand of new car so far this year, with 7,225 registrations.

New car sales are down 10.7 per cent on last year with 64,098 registrations up to the end of March. The motor trade is warning that Brexit uncertainty(...)

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