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Tom Murphy Car Sales sponsor VW Polo for Roddy Collins

Blues boss Roddy Collins pictured receiving his VW Polo at Tom Murphy Car Sales.
Tom Murphy Car Sales are delighted to extend their sponsorship relationship with Waterford United FC and will provide Roddy Collins with a brand new sponsored Volkswagen Polo. Volkswagen Brand Manager at Tom Murphy Car Sales Mark Reddin said: “We are delighted to support Waterford United and we look forward to cheering on Roddy and all the [...]

Time running out on 152 seat deals

SEAT brand ambassadors TV3 presenter Anna Daly and actor Laurence Kinlan pictured at the launch of SEAT’s 152 sales offers which includes 0% finance on all Leon and Ibiza models
Time is running out for motorists across Ireland as a number of amazing 152 offers across the SEAT range will come to an end on August 31st. The latest phenomenal 152 offers which have now been extended until August 31st will allow customers who order any 152 Leon or Ibiza at their local SEAT dealership to [...]

New Peugeot 108 Takes Versatility to a New Level

The all-new Peugeot 108.
The all-new Peugeot 108 takes small car versatility to a whole new level. With a raft of enhancements over its predecessor, the popular 107, the new 108 is a perfect runabout that’s exceptionally user-friendly for day-to-day motoring.

Waterford’s 33.9% Increase in Car Sales

Almost 450 more new cars were sold in Waterford between January and June of this year when compared to the same time frame in 2013.
A new report by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) in association with DoneDeal has shown that new car sales in Waterford have increased by 33.9 per cent for the first half of 2014.

The Stylish New Peugeot 308 SW

Peugeot has announced prices and specifications for the stylish new Peugeot 308 SW estate, which debuted in forecourts this month.


The most beautiful estate car in its class is ready to hit new places. The new SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE with permanent fourwheel drive and all-road equipment offers driving fun whichever route you choose. The newest member of the Leon line-up combines emotional design with state-of-the-art technology, as well as optimum usability with surprising versatility. [...]

An Encouraging Start for ‘142′

New SIMI President James Brooks (MD of Kia Ireland).
A total of 4,264 new cars were registered on July 1st, the first day of the new 142 registration plate – this compares to 1,924 on the first day last year.

The All-New Kia Soul

The all-new 2014 Kia Soul compact SUV has been on sale in Ireland since May. The smooth new-look exterior is inspired by the 2012 Kia Track’ster concept and introduces a thoroughly fresh, more grown-up appearance without losing its individualistic edge.

Chevrolet on the Silver Screen

The Chevrolet Camaro, which features in ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction.’
The Chevrolet Camaro that converts into the iconic Bumblebee is once again turning heads in ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’, which opened in Irish cinemas on Friday last.

The FIAT Panda 4×4 is Now on Sale in Ireland, Priced Just €19,995

Thirty years since the original was launched, the third-generation Panda 4X4 remains the only all-wheel-drive vehicle in the city-car segment and thanks to its light weight construction, robust powertrain and compact footprint it balances a surprising degree of off-road ability with impressive on-road manners and refinement.