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Rising diesel costs: drivers of older cars will have to pay extra to drive into London from 2019

Drivers of older diesel engined cars will have to pay extra to drive into London from 2019, as mayor Sadiq Khan has brought forwards plans to levy hig(...)

Vovlo CEO Hakan Samuelsson at the launch of the new Volvo XC60 at the Geneva motor show earlier this month: “When it comes to autonomous cars, people will think twice before they really sit back and relax and watch a movie.” Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Volvo’s corporate persona is that of the sensible Swede, safety-conscious if a little staid. In reality it’s a motoring minnow making some of the bo(...)

Mercedes-Benz E-Class coupe: elegant without being too flashy

As a litmus test for the economy, it’s worth noting the burgeoning sales of new cars in the €40,000 to €60,000 price bracket. At Mercedes, the new E-(...)

The Porsche AG 911 Targa. File image: Bloomberg

Porsche sales in Ireland reached near-boom levels in 2016, with the sale of luxury cars on the rise since the lows of the economic crash. All car sa(...)

The nominees: Nissan Micra, Alfa Romeo Giulia, Citroen C3, Toyota C-HR, Volvo S90, Peugeot 3008 and Mercedes E-Class. Photograph: Alexander Babic

This year’s magnificent seven took to the French forests last week in a final effort to win the coveted title of Europe’s Car of the Year 2017. The (...)

The Volkswagen Tiguan: one of the models that received most praise for its relatively low real-world emissions

Good news at last for the German car giant – according to the latest results of real-world emissions testing by independent testers EQUA, it’s the Vol(...)

Audi is the most desirable car brand in Ireland, according to a survey of nearly 4,000 motorists. In contrast, Renault was selected as the brand they (...)

A Tesla electric-powered sedan  at a  charging station in Germany. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

It has been said and suggested often over the past 15 years, but it really does now seem as if we stand on the cusp of a major revolution in motor tra(...)

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton: the German enjoyed greater car reliability and was consistently on the podium. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Formula One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton the sport’s best driver, despite the Briton losing his title to Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, in (...)

Peugeot 3008: Forget what you think about French cars – this is a revelation

Europe’s car of the year for 2017 will be chosen from a pair of superminis, a pair of crossovers and a trio of executive cars. The shortlist for the (...)

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