Gavin Hydes

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Zucar’s first outlet will open in Eastgate Business Park, Cork on the first week in April, with future stores opening in Limerick, Dublin and Drogheda.

Joe Duffy Motors, one of Ireland’s largest motor dealer groups, is launching a new used car supermarket network promising a “no haggle” buying experie(...)

Kieran Whelton with some of his UK imported secondhand cars at his car dealership in Knock, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

For the Irish motor trade, the market is as much about currency rates as cars. Dealers watch the latest forex market as closely as the IFSC currency t(...)

An illustration of Joe Duffy Group’s new BMW facility off the M50 at Charlestown, Dublin, following a €13 million investment. It is due to open at the end of next month.

Profits at auto dealer group Joe Duffy Motors last year rose 3 per cent to €8.7 million on turnover of €282 million. This was against a backdrop of a (...)

Joe Duffy Motor Group: the group  has 11 separate car franchises, along with commercial vehicle operations for Ford and Volkswagen, and BMW’s i sub-brand

Auto dealer Joe Duffy Group plans to buy part of rival Motorpark pending approval from regulators. Joe Duffy’s parent, JDM Automotive, has agreed to (...)

The Joe Duffy Group: to build three flaghship outlets on the M50 at Finglas.

One of Ireland’s largest motor dealerships, the Joe Duffy Group, has secured planning permission for three further flagship facilities at Junction 5 o(...)

We may not be back in a credit bubble but the economy seems – to borrow a phrase from Bertie Ahern  – to be getting boomier

Talk of the economic recovery being a “Phoenix miracle” has made it to Dundrum Town Centre, but even in the country’s biggest shopping centre the view(...)

The Joe Duffy group has 14 dealerships across the State representing 15 brands

Profit at one of Ireland’s largest motor retailers jumped by close to 60 per cent last year as economic recovery and new franchises saw sales rise str(...)

The group has 10 dealerships across Ireland and is due to open a  Jaguar and Land Rover outlet in Airside Retail Park in north Co Dublin

One of Ireland’s largest car retailers, Joe Duffy Motor Group, more than a doubled its profits last year as car sales recovered from the recess(...)

Gavin Hydes, group managing director, said he is confident the business can benefit from an overall rise in consumer confidence, although he warns that the recovery is still fragile.

The Joe Duffy Motor Group recorded a 34 per cent increase in turnover last year to €113.3 million, up €29 million on 2012. The Irish motor retail gian(...)

Turnover at Joe Duffy Motors Group was up by 7 per cent to €84.5 million

Joe Duffy Motors Group, one of Ireland’s largest car dealers, has reported a 56 per cent increase in operating profits to €1.54 million for last(...)