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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Jaguar XF

Posted by Michael Rochford on 2 September 2015 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

Sized to compete with the 5 Series, E-Class & Audi A6 the Jaguar XF was quickly lauded for its crisp, clean styling, & its soulful handling.

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Driving license – Want to get a job? Get a license first…

Posted by Michael Rochford on 26 August 2015 in Featured, Road Safety, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

Half of third level students have applied for jobs requiring a driving license & most see not having a license as a hindrance to employment.

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Car Valet – Let’s keep it clean, people.

Posted by Michael Rochford on 14 August 2015 in News, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

An excellent car valet with a sparkling finish and a lemon-fresh smell can tip the scales between a profit & loss when selling our car.

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Mazda 6 saloon & estate

Posted by Michael Rochford on 11 August 2015 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The Mazda 6 saloon & estate has style, power and build quality and, when launched, it was without question the best family saloon to drive.

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Volkswagen Touran

Posted by Michael Rochford on 4 August 2015 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

VW Touran possesses calming, quiet qualities. The cabin and seats allow you spend hours at the wheel without becoming cramped or twitchy.

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Motor tax – How the government can scupper the value of your vehicle

Posted by Michael Rochford on 28 July 2015 in New Cars, Used Cars | No comments

Would the Irish Government replace the motor tax system with a road charge based on Maximum Authorised Mass payable by users of Irish roads?

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Skoda Superb Combi

Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Skoda Superb Combi

Posted by Michael Rochford on 20 July 2015 in New Cars, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

If you can’t fit everything you need to carry in the boot of the Skoda Superb Combi then you need to seriously consider getting a van.

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Approved Used Car Sales – The stakes have never been hire

Posted by Michael Rochford on 14 July 2015 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

While helpful Approved used car sales you can’t be 100 per cent trusted. It’s not a good idea to buy a car whose history you haven’t checked

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NCT Fail Dangerous cars are cause for concern

Posted by Michael Rochford on 8 July 2015 in Featured, Motor Vehicle History Reports, Road Safety | Comments Off

The number of dangerous cars on our roads are a serious risk to all road users. Official statistics released by Applus, the organisation which runs the NCT in Ireland, today revealed that the number of cars that were deemed “Fail Dangerous” increased to 3,059 in the first six months of 2015

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New Car Sales June – Down 15%

Posted by Michael Rochford on 1 July 2015 in New Cars | No comments

The decrease in New Car Sales June 2015 is only a blip as outlook remains positive. New car sales for June 2015 slumped by 15% when compared to the same month in 2015.

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