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What are the best-selling automobiles in Ireland?

Hello guys,

I have two questions:

1) What are the most sold automobiles in Ireland?

2) What is the pricing range for automobiles people are buying the most in Ireland?

Looking forward to hearing from you

Kind regards, Stan

Filed under miscellaneous - Asked by Stan Melnis (Dublin) - Tue, 16 Jul 2013 14:46

Which hybrids etc to look for new in 2018?

Currently driving a 142 Opel Insignia Sports Tourer 2.0-litre diesel with a view to upgrading in 2018. What hybrids/electric automobiles/SUVs are worth considering as an alternative, but will still give me the space I need as opposed to driving a box?

I mainly drive around my local town (Waterford) and surrounding areas during the week then at weekends I travel long distances going to hurling/rugby games in and around the Munster region.



Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Ray Power (Waterford) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:02

What's wrong with our Peugeot 207?


Our Peugeot 207 has a problem that the mechanics can't get right. When engage (D) Drive, it loses power even when you step on the accelerator. However, when you engage (R) Reverse, it has all the power.

What could be the problem?

Filed under fault - Asked by Henry Buwembo (Kampala) - Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:22

Does an Opel Vectra have a timing belt?

Does a 2004 Opel Vectra Estate have a timing belt or chain?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Austin McAutomobiletney (Dublin) - Tue, 16 Jul 2013 16:25

When to change a Hyundai ix35's chain?

When does the timing chain on a Hyundai ix35 need changing?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Kevin McAutomobilethy (Wexford ) - Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:24

What's the Mercedes E 200 like?

I have just purchased my first E 200 Mercedes and it is my first move to the brand. It is the Avantgarde model. Any advantages or disadvantages to this model please?

Filed under reliability - Asked by Leo Ganter (Dublin) - Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:57

Can we look at petrol vs. diesel in detail?

Though diesel automobiles are more expensive to buy, the trade-in value will also be greater, a point that does not seem to be taken into consideration in the diesel vs. petrol debate. The first question a dealer asks is "is it petrol or diesel?", which is generally followed by a turning up of the nose when the answer is petrol.

Practically all motoring correspondents highlight the benefits of diesel without referring to the fact that diesel engines are designed to be driven on long journeys where the engine reaches its optimum temperature, which does not happen on short runs, thereby increasing the potential for engine damage. Thumbs up to you for your very informative question and answer section. How about a full article on diesel-v-petrol taking into account servicing costs and highlighting the potential of engine damage to diesel engines when used only on short journeys?

Filed under petrol vs. diesel - Asked by Michael Corduff (Dublin) - Fri, 19 Jul 2013 21:56

Is there a jack in a Citroen C4 Picasso?

Does a 2010 Citroen C4 Grand Picasso come with a jack?

Thank you.

Filed under tyres - Asked by Paula Briggs (Galway) - Wed, 24 Jul 2013 15:54

Automobile tax on a 2007 Audi A4 TDI?

What is the automobile tax on a 2007 Audi A4 diesel in Ireland?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Alan Mc Donnell - Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:15

In a 2007 Volkswagen Passat a good buy?

Is an 07 Volkswagon Passat 1.9 with 160,000 mileage a good buy?


Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Barbra Brennan (Drogheda) - Sat, 27 Jul 2013 16:18