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# car-review - Monday 8 October, 2018

Review: The Kia Ceed has blossomed into a well-tuned machine that's fighting for class honours
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Review: The Kia Ceed has blossomed into a well-tuned machine that's fighting for class honours

Oct 8th 2018, 4:15 PM 1,725 Views 0 Comments

But how does it compare to the Golf and Focus?

# car-review - Monday 1 October, 2018

Review: The Citroen C4 Cactus is one of the most comfortable cars I've ever driven
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Review: The Citroen C4 Cactus is one of the most comfortable cars I've ever driven

Oct 1st 2018, 3:57 PM 3,528 Views 1 Comment

We test drive the French hatchback on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 24 September, 2018

Review: The all-new Audi Q3 is a smart, sophisticated SUV that drives better than most rivals
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Review: The all-new Audi Q3 is a smart, sophisticated SUV that drives better than most rivals

Sep 24th 2018, 2:56 PM 2,881 Views 2 Comments

We put the new premium SUV through its paces in Italy.

# car-review - Monday 17 September, 2018

Review: The all-new Lexus UX hybrid crossover is bang on trend (and looks the part too)
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Review: The all-new Lexus UX hybrid crossover is bang on trend (and looks the part too)

Sep 17th 2018, 3:39 PM 1,730 Views 0 Comments

However, with just one powertrain on offer, is it limited in appeal?

# car-review - Monday 10 September, 2018

Review: The Subaru Impreza is an exceptionally safe and reliable family hatchback
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Review: The Subaru Impreza is an exceptionally safe and reliable family hatchback

Sep 10th 2018, 3:23 PM 1,079 Views 0 Comments

We test drive the Japanese hatch on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 3 September, 2018

Review: The BMW X2 SUV puts the ‘sport’ back into Sport Utility Vehicle
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Review: The BMW X2 SUV puts the ‘sport’ back into Sport Utility Vehicle

Sep 3rd 2018, 3:25 PM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

And mostly succeeds.

# car-review - Monday 27 August, 2018

Review: The Ford Mondeo hybrid drives smoothly - but does it lack power?
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Review: The Ford Mondeo hybrid drives smoothly - but does it lack power?

Aug 27th 2018, 5:03 PM 4,145 Views 1 Comment

It’s a quiet, comfortable drive, but those used to a diesel engine will miss that on-road oomph.

# car-review - Monday 20 August, 2018

Review: The new Honda Civic saloon makes a compelling case as a great family car
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Review: The new Honda Civic saloon makes a compelling case as a great family car

Aug 20th 2018, 1:17 PM 2,758 Views 1 Comment

An engaging drive with plenty of safety features too.

# car-review - Friday 3 August, 2018

Review: The Mitsubishi ASX is a keenly-priced crossover contender - but can it outshine its rivals?
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Review: The Mitsubishi ASX is a keenly-priced crossover contender - but can it outshine its rivals?

Aug 3rd 2018, 12:01 PM 3,340 Views 0 Comments

We test drive the Mitsubishi ASX on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 30 July, 2018

Review: The MINI John Cooper Works handles like a dream - but has it lost its magic?
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Review: The MINI John Cooper Works handles like a dream - but has it lost its magic?

Jul 30th 2018, 3:18 PM 2,781 Views 1 Comment

We take the hot hatch for a test drive.

# car-review - Monday 23 July, 2018

Review: The Skoda Karoq is a strong contender to rival the Tiguan and the Ateca
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Review: The Skoda Karoq is a strong contender to rival the Tiguan and the Ateca

Jul 23rd 2018, 2:51 PM 3,851 Views 0 Comments

The Karoq is Skoda’s contender in the competitive compact SUV market.

# car-review - Monday 16 July, 2018

Review: The new Ford Focus is the cream of the crop of family hatchbacks
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Review: The new Ford Focus is the cream of the crop of family hatchbacks

Jul 16th 2018, 4:14 PM 1,965 Views 0 Comments

The new hatchback will arrive in Ireland in late August.

# car-review - Monday 9 July, 2018

Review: We drove Mercedes' new posh pickup truck - the potent V6 X-Class
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Review: We drove Mercedes' new posh pickup truck - the potent V6 X-Class

Jul 9th 2018, 4:11 PM 2,353 Views 1 Comment

We test the luxury pickup truck both on and off-road.

# car-review - Monday 2 July, 2018

Review: We've driven the hotly-tipped new Audi Q8 SUV. Here's how it matches up to its rivals
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Review: We've driven the hotly-tipped new Audi Q8 SUV. Here's how it matches up to its rivals

Jul 2nd 2018, 4:26 PM 2,123 Views 0 Comments

Are the BMW X6, Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe and Range Rover Sport better?

# car-review - Monday 25 June, 2018

Review: The Citroen Berlingo is a spacious MPV that's a shape-shifter for families
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Review: The Citroen Berlingo is a spacious MPV that's a shape-shifter for families

Jun 25th 2018, 2:36 PM 2,168 Views 0 Comments

French utilitarian chic.

# car-review - Friday 1 June, 2018

Review: Think Tesla make the best electric cars? Jaguar's I-Pace SUV is here to change that
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Review: Think Tesla make the best electric cars? Jaguar's I-Pace SUV is here to change that

Jun 1st 2018, 3:49 PM 1,504 Views 1 Comment

Still want that Tesla?

# car-review - Friday 16 March, 2018

Review: The Ford Focus ST-Line has a sporty look, but it's a sensible motor at heart
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Review: The Ford Focus ST-Line has a sporty look, but it's a sensible motor at heart

Mar 16th 2018, 12:30 PM 6,329 Views 0 Comments

For when you want the look without the costs.

# car-review - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

6 big, bad and beautiful cars we're looking forward to driving in 2018
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6 big, bad and beautiful cars we're looking forward to driving in 2018

Dec 20th 2017, 10:37 AM 4,927 Views 3 Comments

Our motoring correspondent Melanie May reveals her most-anticipated motors from the 2018 release schedule.

# car-review - Monday 11 September, 2017

'If I had the kahunas to drive a €70k convertible, the Audi A5 Cabriolet would be top of my list'
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'If I had the kahunas to drive a €70k convertible, the Audi A5 Cabriolet would be top of my list'

Sep 11th 2017, 5:19 PM 981 Views 1 Comment

Want a four-seat convertible? The Audi A5 Cabriolet may just be the car for you.

# car-review - Monday 31 July, 2017

Review: The Toyota Yaris Hybrid is a one-of-a-kind small hybrid for city living
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Review: The Toyota Yaris Hybrid is a one-of-a-kind small hybrid for city living

Jul 31st 2017, 3:29 PM 16,608 Views 0 Comments

Looking for a hybrid supermini that’s great around the city? The Toyota Yaris could be the car for you.

# car-review - Monday 10 July, 2017

The Skoda Octavia RS is a car for those who want pace as well as space
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The Skoda Octavia RS is a car for those who want pace as well as space

Jul 10th 2017, 2:20 PM 3,554 Views 2 Comments

We test the Skoda Octavia in sporty RS guise.

# car-review - Monday 3 July, 2017

The new Nissan Qashqai is here. But can the king of crossover SUVs keep its crown?
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The new Nissan Qashqai is here. But can the king of crossover SUVs keep its crown?

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:53 PM 2,186 Views 0 Comments

The Qashqai was the car that kicked off the crossover craze. But its rivals have come on a lot since then.

# car-review - Monday 22 May, 2017

Review: How does the new Mazda CX-5 shape up against its SUV rivals?
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Review: How does the new Mazda CX-5 shape up against its SUV rivals?

May 22nd 2017, 3:59 PM 2,290 Views 0 Comments

We road-tested the CX-5 at its international launch in Barcelona.

# car-review - Monday 15 May, 2017

Review: the Suzuki Ignis is a fun alternative to traditional small hatchbacks
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Review: the Suzuki Ignis is a fun alternative to traditional small hatchbacks

May 15th 2017, 4:23 PM 1,271 Views 0 Comments

The Ignis is back with a bang.

# car-review - Monday 8 May, 2017

The Tesla Model S is no ordinary car. We drove it to find out how it's different
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The Tesla Model S is no ordinary car. We drove it to find out how it's different

May 8th 2017, 5:54 PM 2,500 Views 2 Comments

We put the Tesla Model S through its paces on Irish roads.

# car-review - Friday 28 April, 2017

The Tesla Model X has finally arrived in Ireland. We took it for a drive.
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The Tesla Model X has finally arrived in Ireland. We took it for a drive.

Apr 28th 2017, 5:32 PM 22,574 Views 14 Comments

We got behind the wheel of the new Tesla Model X and turned it up to 11.

# car-review - Monday 24 April, 2017

Review: Is the new Audi Q5 really a rugged SUV or just an overgrown executive car?
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Review: Is the new Audi Q5 really a rugged SUV or just an overgrown executive car?

Apr 24th 2017, 12:59 PM 11,951 Views 0 Comments

We take the popular premium SUV for a test drive on Irish roads.

# car-review - Thursday 13 April, 2017

How far can you go in an all-electric Nissan Leaf? We put it to the test
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How far can you go in an all-electric Nissan Leaf? We put it to the test

Apr 13th 2017, 2:14 PM 19,040 Views 3 Comments

Just how practical and cheap to run is the Nissan Leaf? We gave it a try.

# car-review - Monday 10 April, 2017

Review: Suzuki's crossover SUV is a surprisingly loveable Qashqai rival
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Review: Suzuki's crossover SUV is a surprisingly loveable Qashqai rival

Apr 10th 2017, 4:21 PM 3,415 Views 0 Comments

We take the Suzuki SX4 S-Cross for a test drive on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 3 April, 2017

Review: The Peugeot 3008 has blossomed into a beautiful SUV (from a dumpy MPV)
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Review: The Peugeot 3008 has blossomed into a beautiful SUV (from a dumpy MPV)

Apr 3rd 2017, 12:41 PM 3,972 Views 0 Comments

We take the new Peugeot 3008 for a test drive on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 27 March, 2017

The Citroen Grand C4 Picasso is an MPV - but it's no boring family wagon
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The Citroen Grand C4 Picasso is an MPV - but it's no boring family wagon

Mar 27th 2017, 3:46 PM 3,576 Views 1 Comment

Citroen’s seven-seater brings a fresh feel to the MPV format.

# car-review - Monday 20 March, 2017

Review: The new Nissan X-Trail has seven seats - just don't put adults in the back
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Review: The new Nissan X-Trail has seven seats - just don't put adults in the back

Mar 20th 2017, 5:07 PM 12,947 Views 0 Comments

We test the X-Trail to see just how practical it really is.

# car-review - Monday 13 March, 2017

Review: The Ford Edge SUV has a premium price tag - so can it match its premium rivals?
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Review: The Ford Edge SUV has a premium price tag - so can it match its premium rivals?

Mar 13th 2017, 3:01 PM 2,925 Views 0 Comments

It’s expensive but is it worth it? Here’s our review.

# car-review - Monday 6 March, 2017

The new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV is finally here - so was it worth the wait?
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The new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV is finally here - so was it worth the wait?

Mar 6th 2017, 4:39 PM 2,463 Views 2 Comments

We test drive Volkswagen’s small SUV on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 27 February, 2017

The Citroen C3 has plenty of fun French style, but what about the substance?
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The Citroen C3 has plenty of fun French style, but what about the substance?

Feb 27th 2017, 3:19 PM 2,205 Views 0 Comments

We put the highly customisable small hatch to the test.

# car-review - Monday 20 February, 2017

The new Audi Q2: Does the small SUV make a big impression?
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The new Audi Q2: Does the small SUV make a big impression?

Feb 20th 2017, 3:04 PM 1,812 Views 1 Comment

We test the compact SUV on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 13 February, 2017

The new Honda Civic is here. But is it still a car for everyone?
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The new Honda Civic is here. But is it still a car for everyone?

Feb 13th 2017, 2:26 PM 5,808 Views 0 Comments

We put the much-loved hatch to the test in Spain.

# car-review - Monday 6 February, 2017

The new Countryman is the biggest ever Mini - but is it more than just a fashion statement?
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The new Countryman is the biggest ever Mini - but is it more than just a fashion statement?

Feb 6th 2017, 4:48 PM 1,590 Views 0 Comments

We put the maxi Mini to the test on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 30 January, 2017

The Kia Optima Sportswagon is a handsome estate - so how much can you fit in the boot?
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The Kia Optima Sportswagon is a handsome estate - so how much can you fit in the boot?

Jan 30th 2017, 3:20 PM 2,414 Views 0 Comments

We put Kia’s new family estate car to the test on Irish roads.

# car-review - Monday 23 January, 2017

Mazda's new MX-5 has a very slick folding roof - so we put it to the test
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Mazda's new MX-5 has a very slick folding roof - so we put it to the test

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:04 PM 3,446 Views 9 Comments

We’ve tested the new MX-5 RF ahead of its Irish launch.

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