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Celebrating Women in Motorsport
Mar07

Celebrating Women in Motorsport

To celebrate International Women’s Day we look at some remarkable young women blazing their own trail in motorsport writes Geraldine Herbert Nicole Lynch Motorbike Racing “Growing up, I was around racing all the time and there were only one or two women competing, and I thought to myself, ‘I could do that, I could be fast’,” says motorbike racer Nicole Lynch. Riding her Medlar Racing Suzuki SV650, she was...

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How to appeal
Feb24

How to appeal

Outraged by a parking ticket or a clamping decision, or simply dismayed at failing your driving test? Here’s how you can appeal and what you need to do, writes Geraldine Herbert The Driving Test On average, 46% of those sitting their driving test fail it. If you are one of the unlucky ones it is possible to appeal but there are a number of steps you need to follow. As appeals against driving test results are heard by a judge in...

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Schools Out
Feb18

Schools Out

With many schools closed this week parents are left wondering how to keep their little ones occupied so it helps to have a few ideas to hand. Here are 5 activities on offer throughout the country writes Geraldine Herbert   See the new tiger cubs at Dublin Zoo The team at Dublin Zoo are celebrating the birth of two Amur tiger cubs. The cubs were born on October 14, weighing 1.5kg each, and can be seen by visitors to the Zoo daily...

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Quick guide to Electric Cars
Feb13

Quick guide to Electric Cars

New car sales figures confirm that electric cars are on the rise but how do the most popular models compare asks Geraldine Herbert   What are the best selling Evs in Ireland? Based on Sales for the Month of January the five best selling electric cars in Ireland in order are Make Model HYUNDAI KONA NISSAN LEAF RENAULT ZOE HYUNDAI IONIQ BMW I3   How do they compare on price? Make Model Starting Price RENAULT ZOE €24,990.00...

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6 Romantic Cars for Valentine’s day
Feb11

6 Romantic Cars for Valentine’s day

Start Valentine’s day on a positive note with our top 6 cars that will help bring out your romantic side writes Geraldine Herbert It is that time of the year again and love is in the air. We reckon at wheelsforwomen nothing says “be mine” more than a romantic car so whether you are off for a weekend escape or a first date, here are our 6 cars of choice to sweep your valentine off their feet.   #1 Mazda MX-5 Jump in and drop the...

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Get me to the church in style
Feb04

Get me to the church in style

The age of the sleek white limo may be passing. Geraldine Herbert looks at some unusual wheels for that big day out A wedding day is one of the biggest days of a couple’s life and there is any number of potential problems to keep the happy couple awake at night in their quest for the perfect day. While for most the centrepiece and the talking point for all is the Bride’s dress, for some it is how they made an entrance on the big...

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