Ploughing car display in the mud
Michael Moroney
Cars rarely look well in the mud and last week’s Ploughing display proved that point as few car companies were eager to open their car doors to allow visitors to taste and feel the new car comforts.
23 August 2023 News
Ford TW35 secures €36,500 at midlands auction
It was an immaculate Ford TW35 that that topped this midlands auction, selling for €36,500 plus commission to a buyer in Wales. Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
19 July 2023 Motors
Ford’s Kuga delivers on PHEV economy promise
When it comes to plug-in hybrid cars (PHEVs), I have to admit that I’ve been doubting their usefulness.
Over 130 tractors up for grabs at Cheffins July vintage auction
Over 130 classic tractors, commercial vehicles, motorbikes and collectors’ items are set to go under the hammer at the Cheffins vintage sale this Friday 21 and Saturday 22 July.
19 July 2023 Farm machinery
PJ Callan marks 50 years in business
Ardee-based PJ Callan recently celebrated its 50th anniversary in business. Gary Abbott sat down with Paddy and John Callan to find out how the business progressed from humble beginnings in 1973.
28 June 2023 News
Hilux faces up to the styling challenge
Toyota has freshened the styling on the Hilux in the new range topping GR model backed by solid on and off-road performance, features for which the Hilux is legendary.
7 June 2023
Factory tour: building over 90 tractors daily in Basildon
Gary Abbott recently visited the New Holland’s T6 and T7 tractor factory in Basildon, England, which has the capacity to build over 90 tractors per day.
31 May 2023 Tractors
1991 Ford 7810 scoops €21,500 plus commission at online auction
A 1991 Ford 7810 was among the highlights lots sold at an online auction last week hosted by Michael Doyle Auctions, selling for €21,500 plus commission.
24 May 2023 News
2001 John Deere 7810 secures over €52,000 at vintage auction
A 2001 John Deere 7810 which secured over €52,000 was the highest priced lot at Cheffins’ recent Cambridge vintage sale, that saw over 2,600 gross over £1.6 (€1.8) million.
10 May 2023 Farm machinery