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Gardaí recover three cars stolen from Kildare in December
# Found
# Found

Gardaí recover three cars stolen from Kildare in December

Jan 2nd 2017, 5:12 PM 31,265 Views 6 Comments

The vehicles were recovered this morning.

Driverless cars - another step towards Big Brother?
# Self Drive
# Self Drive

Driverless cars - another step towards Big Brother?

Dec 31st 2016, 1:00 PM 11,520 Views 70 Comments

“Data is the new oil,” Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich said last month.

Poll: Is owning a car worth the cost?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is owning a car worth the cost?

Dec 29th 2016, 8:30 PM 39,477 Views 78 Comments

Motor insurance, fuel, tax, etc. It all adds up.

Man caught running international counterfeit Ford ring from his garage
# Antrim
# Antrim

Man caught running international counterfeit Ford ring from his garage

Dec 9th 2016, 5:45 PM 25,113 Views 35 Comments

Michael White imported fake Ford mud flaps and car mats from China and sold them online.

QUIZ: What Car Type Best Suits Your Personality?
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

QUIZ: What Car Type Best Suits Your Personality?

Nov 25th 2016, 2:14 PM 35,971 Views 28 Comments

Beep beep. Buckle up and let’s find out.

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"
# Chockablock
# Chockablock

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"

Nov 22nd 2016, 6:05 AM 13,739 Views 21 Comments

The numbers of vehicles on Irish roads has increased by almost 15% in the past year – because of new cars, housing and the weather.

'More power': Clarkson's new show is bigger, louder and loved by viewers
# The Grand Tour
# The Grand Tour

'More power': Clarkson's new show is bigger, louder and loved by viewers

Nov 18th 2016, 10:56 AM 31,616 Views 64 Comments

The first episode began with a reference to Clarkson’s controversial BBC departure, which sparked the beginning of this show.

Parents fear son will miss hospital appointments as they can't afford to replace van
# Cerebral Palsy
# Cerebral Palsy

Parents fear son will miss hospital appointments as they can't afford to replace van

Oct 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 23,833 Views 39 Comments

Margaret Butler and Michael Power have called for more financial support to be given to carers.

17 cars broken into in overnight "rampage" in Co Meath
# Trim
# Trim

17 cars broken into in overnight "rampage" in Co Meath

Oct 14th 2016, 3:24 PM 23,723 Views 25 Comments

One youth is suspected with gardaí following “a definite line of inquiry”.

Alcohol a factor in almost one third of fatal motorcycle crashes
# Road Safety Authority
# Road Safety Authority

Alcohol a factor in almost one third of fatal motorcycle crashes

Oct 3rd 2016, 1:05 PM 10,879 Views 36 Comments

Speed also played a role in half of crashes where someone died.

A dedicated Mayo fan kitted out his Ferrari in the county colours
# Mayo For Sam
From The42
# Mayo For Sam

A dedicated Mayo fan kitted out his Ferrari in the county colours

Sep 16th 2016, 3:03 PM 8,600 Views 12 Comments

The fast and the furious.

A dedicated Mayo fan kitted out his Ferrari in the county colours
# Mayo For Sam
From The Daily Edge
# Mayo For Sam

A dedicated Mayo fan kitted out his Ferrari in the county colours

Sep 16th 2016, 8:26 AM 4,291 Views 1 Comment

The fast and the furious.

Gardaí recover stolen cars, a boat and three ride-on lawnmowers
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí recover stolen cars, a boat and three ride-on lawnmowers

Aug 30th 2016, 1:31 PM 23,946 Views 31 Comments

And a regular lawnmower.

QUIZ: Can We Guess What Kind of Car You Drive?
# Sponsored By Kbc
# Sponsored By Kbc

QUIZ: Can We Guess What Kind of Car You Drive?

Aug 29th 2016, 4:59 PM 38,004 Views 65 Comments

Beep beep. Let’s find out.

Do you own Ireland's oldest Ford Fiesta?
# Ford Fiesta
# Ford Fiesta

Do you own Ireland's oldest Ford Fiesta?

Aug 29th 2016, 1:44 PM 938 Views 0 Comments

Ford Ireland is looking to find Ireland’s oldest Ford Fiesta as part of the car’s 40 anniversary celebrations.

Selling your car? Here's how to get started
# Sell Your Car
# Sell Your Car

Selling your car? Here's how to get started

Aug 29th 2016, 1:43 PM 6,613 Views 0 Comments

Follow our tips to get your car ready for sale and increase its value.

Audi's latest cars will tell drivers when that red traffic light will turn green
# Get The Green Light
# Get The Green Light

Audi's latest cars will tell drivers when that red traffic light will turn green

Aug 16th 2016, 9:24 AM 12,248 Views 52 Comments

The US-only feature will communicate with a city’s traffic management system so drivers know how long they have to wait.

13 times Irish people didn't need no damn trailer
# Stuffed In Cars
From The Daily Edge
# Stuffed In Cars

13 times Irish people didn't need no damn trailer

Aug 3rd 2016, 6:00 PM 9,834 Views 5 Comments

Some sights to be seen.

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks

Jul 25th 2016, 12:02 PM 24,357 Views 23 Comments

Holidaymakers were stuck for over 15 hours in their cars at the port of Dover yesterday due to heightened entry checks by French border police.

How to get your car to pass the NCT
# Nct
# Nct

How to get your car to pass the NCT

Jul 11th 2016, 12:31 PM 12,137 Views 1 Comment

Do you know that half of all motors failed the test last year? Don’t be one of those…

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths
# Toll Booths
# Toll Booths

Are you an eFlow customer? A dispute means that soon your tag won't work at 3 toll booths

Jul 8th 2016, 11:12 AM 41,704 Views 18 Comments

It is thought about 80,000 customers will be affected by the dispute.

BMW is giving itself five years to develop a fully self-driving car
# Ambitious
# Ambitious

BMW is giving itself five years to develop a fully self-driving car

Jul 1st 2016, 4:18 PM 6,550 Views 24 Comments

2021 will be the year it will start producing the iNEXT, a fully autonomous car.

DoneDeal of the week: Two convertibles to make the most of the sunshine
# Donedeal
# Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week: Two convertibles to make the most of the sunshine

Jun 3rd 2016, 11:46 AM 828 Views 0 Comments

Soft-tops that not only look great but are a pleasure to drive? We give you this BMW 118i and MINI Convertible.

DoneDeal of the week: We've got two top-specced Mazda cars with loads of added extras
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week: We've got two top-specced Mazda cars with loads of added extras

May 30th 2016, 12:51 PM 1,051 Views 0 Comments

Style and function as well as great road handling with this 2015 Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5.

DoneDeal of the week: Check out these fun French motors, perfect for first-time buyers
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week: Check out these fun French motors, perfect for first-time buyers

May 23rd 2016, 12:18 PM 350 Views 0 Comments

Cheap and cheerful with many safety features in this 2013 Renault Clio and 2016 Renault Twingo.

For the second time, Opel is recalling cars in Ireland over a fire risk
# In Flames
# In Flames

For the second time, Opel is recalling cars in Ireland over a fire risk

May 19th 2016, 11:46 AM 16,188 Views 29 Comments

The company is also facing a potential emissions scandal.

DoneDeal of the week - introducing two family-friendly motors with low mileage
# Sponsored By Donedeal
# Sponsored By Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week - introducing two family-friendly motors with low mileage

May 16th 2016, 10:25 AM 754 Views 0 Comments

If it’s a slick silver paint job and low mileage you’re after, you’re in the right place.

Spare a thought for the owner of this car...
# Swallow Me Up
From The Daily Edge
# Swallow Me Up

Spare a thought for the owner of this car...

May 12th 2016, 8:18 AM 3,608 Views 0 Comments

What a sight to wake up to.

One in ten cars imported to Ireland from the UK were once written off
# Car History
# Car History

One in ten cars imported to Ireland from the UK were once written off

May 11th 2016, 8:55 AM 18,429 Views 56 Comments

A lack of legislation here allows the cars in question to be repaired and put back on the road.

DoneDeal of the week - two like-new Hyundai models with high spec, low mileage and heaps of added extras
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week - two like-new Hyundai models with high spec, low mileage and heaps of added extras

May 9th 2016, 10:45 AM 1,164 Views 0 Comments

Not to mention masses of appeal – the Hyundai Tucson and i40 are so hot right now.

DoneDeal of the week - including an ex-demo Mazda with zero miles on the clock
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

DoneDeal of the week - including an ex-demo Mazda with zero miles on the clock

Apr 29th 2016, 4:38 PM 900 Views 0 Comments

Low mileage, low road tax and good fuel economy in this 2009 Nissan Qashqai and 2016 Mazda6.

Volkswagen is recalling cars in Ireland - starting with this Golf model
# Volkswagen
# Volkswagen

Volkswagen is recalling cars in Ireland - starting with this Golf model

Apr 28th 2016, 6:01 PM 34,236 Views 36 Comments

In Europe around 15,000 Golf cars affected with a manual gearbox are being called to workshops.

'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%
# On The Up
# On The Up

'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%

Apr 21st 2016, 6:20 AM 35,916 Views 131 Comments

TDs said it was time the insurance companies were transparent about why the costs were on the rise for customers.

Cars are virtually walking off the lots in Ireland and that's good news for everyone
# Motoring Away
# Motoring Away

Cars are virtually walking off the lots in Ireland and that's good news for everyone

Apr 20th 2016, 3:24 PM 26,373 Views 92 Comments

Consumer confidence is picking up when people trade in their old models.

Two arrested after suspected burglars crash two cars into Liffey
# Celbridge
# Celbridge

Two arrested after suspected burglars crash two cars into Liffey

Apr 13th 2016, 8:54 AM 49,425 Views 51 Comments

No serious injuries have been reported as a result of the incident.

Open thread: Tell us about the most amazing young person you know
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# Sponsored By Nissan

Open thread: Tell us about the most amazing young person you know

Apr 6th 2016, 4:45 PM 16,497 Views 24 Comments

It’s time to encourage the next generation.

6 perfect solutions to these problems you'll face this week
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# Sponsored By Eflow

6 perfect solutions to these problems you'll face this week

Mar 31st 2016, 3:39 PM 45,500 Views 25 Comments

Take a load off as we sort out the small problems in life.

Five cars involved in accident after 'freak' sleet storm in Cork
# Junction 17
# Junction 17

Five cars involved in accident after 'freak' sleet storm in Cork

Mar 28th 2016, 4:40 PM 58,395 Views 22 Comments

Locals reported that cars lost control due to the weather.

Over half of fines for failing to display L-plates not paid
# Breaking The Rules
# Breaking The Rules

Over half of fines for failing to display L-plates not paid

Mar 23rd 2016, 7:41 PM 21,227 Views 60 Comments

More than 2,500 fines issued to learner drivers caught without a qualified driver were also unpaid.

Getting rid of traffic lights would get you to work much quicker
# Red Light Spells Danger
# Red Light Spells Danger

Getting rid of traffic lights would get you to work much quicker

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:04 AM 13,954 Views 36 Comments

But only if motoring technology advances.