Month: November 2017

MAZDA’S 6 Packs A Punch

Mazda’s 6 Packs A Punch The current shape Mazda 6 has been on sale in Ireland since 2013 and the fact that it’s still one of the best in its class four years after its launch shows just how good it is. The stylish and impressive Mazda 6 combines exhilarating power, extreme fuel efficiency and advanced safety features delivering an outstanding driving experience. Mazda’s award-winning KODO – ‘Soul Of Motion’ – design language provides muscular presence and striking looks whilst the full range of advanced, award-winning SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY petrol and diesel engines deliver extraordinary dynamic driving and handling performance. An...

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Opel’s New Crossland X

OPEL’s Excellent Crossland X The new Opel Crossland X is, in reality, a mini MPV in the guise of an SUV/ Crossover. The Crossland X is a spacious, practical and economical family car that offers more style and desirability than the Meriva, which it replaces in Opel’s car lineup. The Crossland X shares many of its styling features with the popular Opel Mokka X SUV, although the Mokka X has a more rugged look. Available in front wheel drive only, the functional new Crossland X is targeted at young families with an active lifestyle. The Crossland X is the...

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New Renault Koleos

Renault’s ‘Kool’ Koleos SUV After the success with both the Captur and Kadjar SUV’s, Renault has now introduced its largest crossover yet, the second generation Koleos. Renault stopped production of the first-generation Koleos back in 2010, blaming poor sales for its rapid demise. However, since then, the SUV market has grown rapidly, partly at the expense of MPV’s. The new Koleos has a stylish exterior and a spacious cabin, but the lack of a seven-seat option may make it unattractive to some buyers who desire the practicality of an MPV in an SUV style. The Koleos has a more...

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Ireland’s motoring journalists crown the Peugeot 3008 as Irish Car of the Year 2018

Ireland’s motoring journalists crown the Peugeot 3008 as Irish Car of the Year 2018   The Irish Car of the Year Awards in association with Continental Tyres took place last night, November 9, at the Gibson Hotel, Dublin. Motoring journalists from print, online and broadcasting hosted a gala black tie event attended by Ireland’s leading car brands, importers, distributors and other motoring dignitaries. Peugeot took the top award with its 3008 model which was also named as Irish Compact Crossover of the Year category winner. ICOTY Committee member Michael Sheridan said: “What an achievement for the Peugeot 3008 to...

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Volvo’s new XC60

Volvo’s X-Ceptional new XC60 Volvo Cars remains on track for a fourth consecutive year of record sales after another strong sales month in October. For the first 10 months of 2017, global retail sales amounted to 461,313 cars – up 8.6% compared to a year ago. Volvo’s new car line-up has never looked better and now the new Volvo XC60 is set to boost Volvo’s sales figures dramatically. The old model XC60 was Volvo’s 5-seat, mid-size premium SUV and was Volvo’s best-selling model of all time. Launched in 2008, the original XC60 allowed Volvo to compete head-on with (and...

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