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SIMI  appoints first female President in the Society’s 98 year history
May26

SIMI appoints first female President in the Society’s 98 year history

Motor Industry Appoints new Simi President Gillian Fanning Gillian Fanning, Marketing Director of automotive distributor Serfac Limited, Dublin was elected President of the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) at the organisation’s AGM held virtually today. She is the first female President of SIMI in the Society’s 98 year history. Speaking at the virtual event, Gillian commented that she was “looking forward to her term as...

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Fancy a new Renault ….. you can buy now and pay later
Apr28

Fancy a new Renault ….. you can buy now and pay later

In response to the COVID-19 crisis and the impact on the Motorist, there has never been a better time to buy a new Renault In a bid to tempt buyers back into showrooms new buyers can avail of Renault’s 202 Buy Now, Pay Later 3+2+1 Offer. Buy Now, Pay Later 3+2+1 Offer By delaying repayments on your new car through July, August, September the offer is designed to give people a chance to get back on their feet. Valid on all...

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Pedestrians and cyclists need more space on roads
Apr22

Pedestrians and cyclists need more space on roads

New measures are needed during the coronavirus crisis to help physical distancing and safety The Irish Pedestrian Network and Cyclist.ie call on the national government to provide safe, usable space across the country for people to shop, exercise and commute by walking and cycling during the Covid-19 crisis. While current lock-down restrictions are in place until May 5th, the Minister for Health Simon Harris has stated that social...

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How many driving lessons does it take to pass a test?
Apr15

How many driving lessons does it take to pass a test?

How many lessons should you take before your driving test? We get some expert advice from Ladybird Driving School Based on the survey report presented by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), an individual or learner needs around 45 hours of lessons to learn how to drive a vehicle. After that, he or she needs to practice driving for 22 hours. To be more precise, it needs 67 hours (45 plus 22) in total. Needless to say,...

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Easing the new commute with CovidCarCover
Apr14

Easing the new commute with CovidCarCover

Returning Dr. Sarah Gets on the Road with Renault and Axa Having returned from Melbourne via Malaysia on the 24th March, paediatric doctor Sarah Kyne is happy to be back home and working on the frontline supporting the HSE during the COVID-19 pandemic. 27-year old Sarah from Newbridge in Co. Kildare is now able to commute easily from her home to her new job in a Dublin Hospital having applied for the CovidCarCover initiative with...

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