Updated: 02/07/15 : 06:56:23
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152 Registrations set to soar

Official statistics released by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that new car registrations were down 14% (1,449) last month when compared to June 2014 (1,684). However, new car registrations for the first six months of the year are currently up 25% (82,337) on the same period last year.Light Commercials Vehicles (LCV), were up by 52% (801) on June 2014 (528) and are up 56% (14,600) for the first half of the year [...]  Read More...

Updated: 03/06/15 : 07:28:20
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New car registrations and employment on the rise

Figures released today, Wednesday 3 June, by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) shows that new car registrations for May were up 11% (6,940) compared to (6,272) May 2014 and are currently up 26% (80,913) for the first five months of 2015.Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV) were up 35% (1,701) on May 2014 (1,261) and year to date are up 56% (13,835) overall. Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV) are also up for the month of May 38% (231) [...]  Read More...

Updated: 26/05/15 : 17:02:26
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Over quarter of drivers have no idea of motor finance

More than a quarter (27 per cent) of consumers in Ireland who have a car loan have no idea what interest rate they are paying on their motoring finance, according to research released today. The research was commissioned by Irelandís most popular car marque Volkswagen, who questioned consumers on how they feel about motoring finance in advance of the launch of the 152 registration plate.Looking at the demographics of who is borrowing to [...]  Read More...

Updated: 26/05/15 : 17:06:40
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Car of the Week - 2014 Volvo V40 1.6 D2 SE 115PS

Make     VolvoModel     V40Year     2014Price     Ä24,500Mileage:     22,991 miles/36,999 kmFuel type:     DieselEngine size:     1.6Colour:     BlackBody:     HatchbackOwners:     1Transmission:     ManualNCT Due Date:    [...]  Read More...