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New 242 ECO Bonus From Opel

Opel has announced enticing 242-registration customer offers across its passenger car range. With a choice of 0% APR Hire Purchase or 2.9% APR PCP...

Limited Edition Grenadier 1924

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Renault Scenic E-Tech Electric

I might be showing my age here but I recall the introduction of the first Renault Scenic back in 1996 when it was referred...

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Kia EV6 GT

Maxus T90EV

Dacia Jogger 140 Hybrid

Electric Car News

Flagship Electric 7-Seater Volvo EX90 Arrives

Volvo Cars flagship 7-seater SUV has finally been introduced to the Irish motoring media. This all-electric seven-seater, SUV further raises our standards of safety...

INEOS Fusilier On The Way

INEOS Automotive has unveiled its brand new 4X4 vehicle, the INEOS Fusilier, following the confirmation of a zero-emission model line in May 2022. The...

Smart Re-Enter Irish Market With Electric Vehicle #1

Look who is back! Smart one of the most iconic and fondly-remembered names in motoring history has returned to the market with the arrival...

Kia EV 9 Arrives in Ireland

Kia Ireland have announced the arrival of the Kia EV 9, their latest eSUV, which lands in Irish showrooms this week. The EV9 is...

Motorsport News

Tourism Ireland US Teams Up With Indy NXT Driver James Roe

Tourism Ireland is teaming up with Indy NXT driver James Roe, in its latest initiative to promote Ireland in the United States. The partnership with...

Japfest Returns To Mondello Park

Japfest is back … and it’s a lot sooner than you think. That’s right, the 2024 edition of Japfest, Ireland’s largest JDM themed car...

Yamaha Motor Signs Technical Partnership With Lola Cars

Yamaha Motor announced that it and Lola Cars Ltd. (head office in the U.K., hereinafter "Lola") have signed a technical partnership agreement for the...


1Honda NSX1:01.42
2BMW M51:02.81
3Audi RS41:03.50
4Audi RS31:04.02
5Alfa Romeo 4C1:04.53
6Honda Civic Type R1:05.17
7SEAT Leon Cupra DSG1:05.33
8SEAT Leon Cupra 20141:05.68
9Peugeot RCZ R1:05.74
10MINI JCW GP1:05:83
11VW Golf GTI Clubsport1:06.06
12Opel Astra OPC1:06.21
13Audi S3 Saloon1:06.80
14VW Golf GTI Performance1:07.46
15Renault Megané Trophy1:07.56
16Skoda Octavia RS 20141:08.21
17Ford Focus ST1:08.22
18MINI Cooper S JCW1:08.90
19Seat Leon Cupra R1:08.91
20Ford Fiesta ST1:09.06
21Alfa Romeo Giulietta Cloverleaf1:09.58
22Volkwagen Golf R1:09.69
23Peugeot 208 GTI1:09.89
24Citroen DS3 Racing1:10.10
25SEAT Ibiza Cupra1:10.20
26Mini Cooper S Coupé1:10.85
27Renault Clio RenaultSport Gordini1:11.17
28Skoda Fabia RS1:11.39
29Abarth 500 Esseesse1:11.41
30Mini Cooper S Diesel1:12.24
31Abarth Punto Evo1:13.97
32Renault Twizy1:33.70

Lap times recorded around Mondello Park National Circuit