Motoring news: used car imports soar as new sales dip
The market for new cars dropped by 4.4% in 2018 compared with 2017 as used car imports soared to their highest levels ever, topping the 100,000 market, according to the latest official statistics.
Engine change heralds new Kia Sportage
Kia’s Sportage SUV celebrates more than 25 years on the Irish market. This new model is more fuel efficient, safer and more comfortable as Michael Moroney found out, and needs to be price competitive.
Motoring news: new L200 pickup and Toyota hybrid pricing
Mitsubishi has announced the arrival of the new L200 4x4 pickup to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the L200’s introduction.
Volkswagen adds to the electric offering
Volkswagen launched its e-Golf, a fully electric drive Golf on the Irish market at a price premium over its diesel cars. Michael Moroney was impressed with all but the price.