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The Care Trust get on the Road with the All-New Renault Clio
Jan23

The Care Trust get on the Road with the All-New Renault Clio

Renault Ireland will partner with Irish charity The Care Trust (TCT) to supply 36 All-New Renault Clios for its series of fundraising lottery draws in 2020. Renault Ireland Brand Ambassador and Today FM Breakfast Show presenter Ian Dempsey was on hand today (23/01/20) to launch the new partnership. The Care Trust is a non-profit organisation and a registered charity, raising much-needed funds for the CRC, Rehab, and the Mater...

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Tips for Parallel Parking
Jan23

Tips for Parallel Parking

The thought of parallel parking can strike fear in the heart of even the most experienced drivers writes Geraldine Herbert Parallel parking is generally considered a challenge for any driver to master and unless you are one of those people who park on the street outside your home every day, the chances are it’s not a skill you will have forced yourself to master. A few easy tips can take the stress out of parallel parking and...

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Why the plan for one million evs by 2030 is more spin than substance
Jan22

Why the plan for one million evs by 2030 is more spin than substance

The Government’s ambition for one million evs might be more spin than substance, but the next decade will bring change, writes Geraldine Herbert The sale of new petrol and diesel cars is to be banned in 2030. This is just one of the measures included in the proposed Climate Action Bill that aims to drastically reduce emissions. The new legislation will not only enshrine the end date for the sale of new petrol and diesel cars,...

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Winners Page
Jan21

Winners Page

Garmin Nuvi 1410 Sat Nav System Ida Milne, Celbridge, Co. Kildare Opel Jackets Week One – Lorraine Ní Bhealatúin, Portarlington, Laois Week Two –  Niamh Barron, Carraigtwohill, Cork. Week Three – Peter Henry, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15 Week Four – Liz Stack,  Allenwood, Co. Kildare Dupenny Car Print Martin Leeson, Naas, Co Kildare Driving Test Guide Day One – Claire Kane Day Two – Isobelle MacLennan Day...

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BMW 3 Series 330d xDrive M Sport Plus
Jan21

BMW 3 Series 330d xDrive M Sport Plus

Bad weather may prove no problem in BMW’s new 3 series Estate but the price might writes Geraldine Herbert What is it? There may be an insatiable appetite for rugged off roaders with a commanding view of the road but there is still case to be made for the lifestyle estate as a spacious and practical family car. BMW’s new 3 series touring is set to raise the bar all over again in the premium compact estate segment. Who is...

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Motorists feeling the effect of price rises at the pumps
Jan20

Motorists feeling the effect of price rises at the pumps

New Year Begins With Significant Increase at the Pumps writes Geraldine Herbert Motorists have been greeted with unwelcome news to start the new year, as the AA’s latest fuel price index found that average fuel prices in Ireland had increased significantly over the past month. According to the AA’s latest monthly survey of fuel prices, a litre of petrol now costs 144.5c on average – an increase of just under 3c on last month’s average...

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