Wednesday 27 July 2016
Second time’s the charm
The Mercedes GLK never came to these shores and that, essentially, is a quite a good thing. Although the prospect of a medium-sized Mercedes SUV with overtones of the classic G-Wagen in its styling sounds, theoretically, appealing, the execution was really rather poor. Quite ugly, clunky to drive and never made with a steering wheel on the right hand side. This time around, there can be no such mistakes. The market for SUVs and crossovers of all sizes...read more...
Volkswagen announces 0 per cent finance packages
Volkswagen has announced that it will offer 0 per cent PCP finance from Volkswagen Bank for a limited period on a select number of their high-specification 162 model range. As part of their 162 offers, which include ultra-low PCP finance rates, free motor insurance on selected models and gadget-packed €162 Innovation Packs, there is now the option of 0 per cent finance on selected models. Buyers of the Polo have the chance to upgrade to the higher...read more...
Holiday drivers ‘unprepared for what’s ahead’
It’s official – the summer holidays are finally here and families are taking to trains, planes and automobiles in droves to soak up the summer sun in far flung destinations. Research by Enterprise Rent-A-Car, part of the world’s largest vehicle rental company, reveals that (30 per cent) of people driving abroad this summer will not do any preparation before they get behind the wheel. In addition, this will be the first time driving abroad for...read more...
- Fiat offers buyers up to €4,000 off a 162-plate car
- Toyota files flying car patent
- Renault reports brisk start to July registrations
- Al Hayes Motors receives top Volkswagen Award
- Seat’s new SUV gets top safety rating
- Skoda gears up for Kodiaq’s arrival
- Allure of wide open spaces makes Nissan Navara a perfect family car
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