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2022 MINI Electric Review

20th May 2022

The MINI means an awful lot to many motorists. For drivers of a certain age, the petrol MINI of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s would have been their first car and despite the fact that it was tiny and basic, it is still thought of with great affection....

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2022 Porsche Taycan RWD Review

6th May 2022

Porsche ownership tends to be more an aspiration than practical reality for most car buyers. However, when it comes to all-electric vehicles the situation may be starting to look a little different. Premium electric models from many manufacturer...

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2022 Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge Review

29th April 2022

Stand on any street corner in Ireland and it probably won’t be long until a Volvo XC40 passes you buy. This compact SUV has become hugely popular with not only Irish buyers, but drivers all over the globe. So with a winning formula on its hands ...

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2022 Honda e Review

15th April 2022

Their green credentials are often a big part of the motivation for buyers choosing electric vehicles.  However, with the most popular electric cars being large SUVs, how environmentally friendly these vehicles are is open to some question w...

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2022 Mazda CX-60 Plug-in Electric Hybrid Review

8th April 2022

The CX-60 is a new SUV from Japanese car maker Mazda. Not only is it the company’s first plug-in hybrid, but it also represents a very important step in Mazda’s quest to move the brand upmarket. The new design is said to be a flagship model aime...

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2022 Hyundai Kona Electric Review

1st April 2022

Making the switch to an all-electric vehicle is a big step for many Irish drivers and can be made more complicated if it also involves a change of manufacturer. A new way of buying, a new, and often not too close, service point and a change from...

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2022 BMW i3 Review

24th March 2022

Take a look at the BMW i3 and you still can’t help thinking “car of the future”. It has a distinctive and very different design that is not quite like anything else on the road and yet it now has a certain familiarity. The reason for this is tha...

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2022 Polestar 2 Review

7th March 2022

If you have driven on a UK motorway recently you have probably seen the Polestar 2. It is a car that appears to have the DNA of a Volvo, but is not a recognisable Volvo model. Polestar is now an independent entity that is effectively the all-ele...

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2022 Fiat 500e Review

25th February 2022

Both in its original 1957 version and the “modern” 2000 version, the Fiat 500 has always been something of a “cute” novelty car. Recently Fiat took the radical step of dispensing with the internal combustion engine in its best-selling car and ta...

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2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E Review

11th February 2022

Mention the word Mustang to drivers of a certain age and they are likely to conjure up an image of a powerful classic American muscle car cruising down the highway in the sun. The Ford Mustang was a design icon of the 60’s and 70’s and even more...

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