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‘Growing up in the city centre has completely shaped me’: Marcus O’Laoire brings us around D8
In our Dublin Drives series, Marcus brings us on a tour of Dublin 8 and a brief breakdown of his busy life.
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'When we're told no, we just find another way to do it': Ranae Von Meding shows us around her Dublin
In our Dublin Drives series, Ranae talks us through her fertility journey and how it’s shaped her entire life and career.
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'The sport looks really cool, there's no getting away from that': Claire Walsh takes us to her favourite Dublin spots
In our Dublin Drives series, she talks us through her varied career and sea swimming as a religion.
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Switching to hybrid: Know your finance options and vehicles on the market
Learning the terminology is half the battle
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'They do mini steaks': Mum-of-four Lisa Murrin shows us her favourite family restaurant in Dublin city
Lisa talks family life, dining out and making memories in the latest episode of Dublin Drives.
'I've been obsessed with food my whole life': Guy Sinnott takes us on a gourmet tour of Dublin 8
Guy talks chippers, fine dining and overnight social media stardom in th latest episode of Dublin Drives.
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'It's an escape for me': Radio star Stephen Byrne takes us to his favourite part of Dublin
In our new series, Dublin Drives, he talks career highlights and life after 2FM.
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Budget-conscious buying: Finding the best EV finance deal for you
The team at Bluestone Motor Finance weigh in on searching out the best deal.
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'I've scored goals here, cried, cheered': Lindsay Peat takes us to her favourite spot in Dublin
In the first instalment of our new series, we take a sports-fuelled drive to Dublin 3.
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Review: Ford Mustang Mach-E
Justin Delaney takes the first Ford Mustang EV for a thrilling test drive.
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Sizing up? 5 of the best family cars to check out for space, safety and comfort
Motor expert Dave Humphreys picks his top family cars on the market.
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Mazda MX30 and MG ZS: The entry-level EVs with great price points
David O’Caoimh and Bob Flavin pit two EVs head to head.
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CUPRA Born: The new arrival with lots to love
CUPRA has launched its very first EV – get a first look.
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Audi e-Tron GT: The ultra-luxurious high performer
DoneDeal’s review team take Audi’s premium EV for a test drive.
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Skoda Enyaq: The all-round EV with heaps of storage
Discover Skoda’s hotly anticipated EV with David O’Caoimh.
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Used car prices up by a 'staggering' 50% - and other trends to know if you're buying soon
Motor journalist Michael Sheridan breaks down the findings of the latest DoneDeal Car Price Index.
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How to test drive your new car like a pro - and the big questions to ask before you commit
Car hunting? Dealer Paddy Ryan shares his tips on what to check, look and listen for during your test drive.
Want some extra space? 5 of the best family cars with room for everyone
Motor expert Dave Humphreys picks his top family cars with space to spare.
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Need more space with style? 5 of the best SUVs on the road today
Dave Humphreys turns his expertise to SUVs, sharing his picks for anyone planning to buy soon.
Electric vehicles on the rise, and we're shopping for cars online: How a year of lockdowns changed motor buying
Motor journalist Michael Sheridan breaks down what the latest DoneDeal report tells us about Ireland in 2021.
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Buying a used car? How to spot a bargain when you see one, according to a dealer
The used car market is vast, so how can you tell if you’re getting value for money? We asked Brendan Keary for answers.
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From lane assist to ACC: The most impressive new-car tech features, explained
Trying to compare new cars? We asked car reviewer Bob Flavin to decode some of the most useful specs and features.
Want to go electric? 5 of the best cars to make the switch without spending a fortune
Motor expert Dave Humphreys picks some of the most practical EVs.
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Cash up front or PCP? Here's all you need to know about paying for your new car
Financial coach Morgan O’Connell shares his advice on shopping around and setting a budget.
Looking for a more reliable car? 5 of the best for a drive that won’t let you down
Motor expert Dave Humphreys picks his top cars on the market for a dependable drive.
Baby on the way? 5 of the best cars to check out for safety, space and comfort
Motor expert Dave Humphreys picks his top cars on the market for growing families.
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'We pack it up with bags of coffee': Dad-of-two Gary Grant on what his car means to him
The founder of Imbibe Coffee Roasters in Dublin 8 talks home deliveries, weekend walks and his Peugeot SUV.
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Buying a car online: The guide to doing it with confidence - and getting the best deal possible
Online car sales have shot up in recent months. Here’s how to approach things like a pro.
Click-and-collect, but for cars: The key trends shaping what’s on our roads in 2021
Independent motor journalist Michael Sheridan looks at the last twelve months – and what to expect this year.
8 exciting new cars you’ll see on Irish roads in 2019
Motoring expert Dave Humphreys shares his picks for the year ahead.
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Buying a new car? Comparing models online is now easier than ever
Get your 181 search started on DoneDeal’s New Car Showroom.
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Buying a new car? It's never been easier to compare models online
Start your 181 search on DoneDeal’s New Car Showroom.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This Toyota Avensis is a practical four-door family saloon
Want something a bit smaller but still roomy? We’ve got a Toyota Corolla for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This Audi A5 Coupe perfectly blends performance and practicality
Want something a bit bigger with more power? We’ve got an Audi A6 for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This BMW X5 M Sport is one very capable luxury SUV
Want something a bit more slinky? We’ve got a BMW 5 Series saloon for you too.
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DoneDeal of the week: The Mazda MX-5 RF is the perfect convertible for Ireland
Need something with a bit more space? We’ve got a BMW 3 Series convertible for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This Opel Insignia saloon is a classy cruiser with low running costs
Want something that offers a better driving experience? We’ve got a Ford Mondeo for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This SEAT Ibiza van is both stylish and economical
Need something bigger with three seats? We’ve got a Citroen Berlingo for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This Kia Picanto is a small car with a grown-up feel
Want something a bit more funky and fun to drive? We’ve got a Toyota Aygo for you too.
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DoneDeal of the Week: This Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance Pack is the definitive hot hatch
Want more power? We’ve got the SEAT Leon Cupra 290 for you too.