Updated: 06/01/15 : 14:16:35
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VW confirms price for new Golf Estate

Volkswagen has confirmed pricing for the new Golf Estate. The new model will cost from 22,280, just 1,000 more than the 5-door hatchback model and will be available with the same trim and engine choices as the Golf hatchback. The range starts with the 1.2 TSI with 85bhp (5-speed manual), but this engine is also available with 110bhp. The 110bhp engine comes with the choice of 6-speed manual or 7-speed DSG.Diesel remains the [...]  Read More...

Updated: 06/01/15 : 14:27:45
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SEAT fastforward sales event extended into 2015

Huge savings to be made across SEAT 2015 range with newly extended Fastforward sales event    1.51% PCP     151 three year service plan    Savings of up to 1,737 to be madeDue to phenomenal success, SEAT Ireland has extended the SEAT Fastforward sales event which is now taking place at SEAT dealerships across Ireland until January 31st.The extension [...]  Read More...

Updated: 06/01/15 : 14:31:21
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Motor industry confident for 2015

Figures released today from SIMI (Society of the Irish Motor Industry) show that the total new car sales for 2014 (96,338) finished-up 30% ahead of 2013 (74,367). The month of December registered a 65% (350) increase compared with the same month in 2012 (212), however it should be noted that volumes for December are very small.Light Commercial Vehicles sales saw a 51% increase for the year end with sales totalling (16,652) in comparison [...]  Read More...

Updated: 06/01/15 : 14:38:35
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22,181 vehicles in Ireland have 10 owners or more

Average number of owners is 2.64 per vehicleVehicle history expert Cartell.ie report today (1st January) there are 22,181 vehicles in Ireland that have 10 owners or more over the course of the lifetime of the vehicle. The highest number of owners recorded for a single vehicle is 34 owners. There are 177 vehicles with 17 owners, 45 vehicles have 19 owners, and 5 vehicles have 25 or more owners over the course of the lifetime of the [...]  Read More...