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  • 5 Steps to prepare your car for winter season.

    Winter is Coming and during the dead ofwinter, it is extremely risky to head out in a poorly maintained vehicle. Its freezing weather, your arms barely function and your visionis impeded due to the fog. Extreme weather conditions, hot or cold can cause parts to wear out more quickly than they may otherwise. In case of snow, it is noted...

  • Vehicles with Outstanding Finance - August 2016

    With 1 in every 6 Irish vehicles have outstanding finance owed, it’s really important to make sure you get a car history report before purchasing. Out of the cars checked, Dublin registered vehicles plates were the highest with 61% finance owed. By purchasing a car with outstanding finance, you could be making one of your most costly purchases you will...

  • Surge in Imported Vehicles Continue in August

    Statistics from MyVehicle.ieshow used vehicle imports into Ireland have dramatically increased in 2016 compared to 2015 for the first eightmonths of the year. Imports of used cars overall are up 34.07% from this time last year. In 2015 the imports figure hit over 21,000 cars not measuring up to nearly doublefor the first eight monthsof 2016.The rise in used car...

  • Vehicles Showing Damage Alerts.

    During our latest study, MyVehicle.iediscovered the top 10 VehiclesWith Most Damage Alerts. Our data is compiled from various Crediblesources and is used byentire automotive industry ranging from Insurance Companies, Independent Vehicle Assessor's, Financial Institutions, Independent and Franchise Motor Dealers. Make Model Total 1.) Ford Focus 67 2.) Nissan Qashqai 66 3.) Volkswagen Passat 62 4.) Audi A4 61 5.)...

  • List of top imported vehicles during August

    Our latest studies indicated that Car imports in Ireland have gone up with Brexit Vote. A major factor contributing to this effect is the fact that the sterling is almost 20% weaker than it was same time last year, a UK imported vehicle will probably be a lot cheaper. As we can see from the figure, Volkswagen continue to...

  • Is there a benefit of staying loyal to your Car Insurance company?

    Should I stay loyal to my insurance company? We appreciate your business and as thanks for being a loyal customer all these years, but we’re going to overcharge you now. This is how many Irish drivers feel upon receiving their car insurance renewal quotation. Insurance premiums have risen by almost 40% in the last year, the highest rate of inflation...

  • The Dogmobile. The Best Car For a Dog.

    When buying a car some people have a fixation on style or brand, many are concerned about spaciousness and safety features for family while few consider their pet's requirements. As laughable as this idea may seem to some, the dogmobile is on the rise. Unfortunately car companies have yet to jump on board. If you were to ask a dealer...

  • New Car Sales Up 13.5% in August

    In our latest study, we found out that, there was a steady increase in the number of new cars sold in the month of August compared to the number of new cars sold in the same month in 2015. We noticed an increaseof 13.5% compared to the same month last year. In what the industry experts describe as a stable...

  • Market Overview for August2016

    MARKET OVERVIEW FOR AUGUST 2016 Research conducted by MyVehicle.ie revealed the top 10 most popular used cars sold by independent and franchise dealers across Ireland for August 2016 as well as the vehicles that are shifting the quickest. MyVehicle.ie data shows what was in demand in the month of August...

  • Diesel Particulates & Filters

    INTRODUCTION Hazardous Emissions from Motor Vehicles have been a growing concern in recent years. Renowned motoring companies are known to have been involved in scandals, manipulating emission data from their vehicles. The motoring industry have constantly promoted diesel cars as much cleaner and “environment friendly”. Automobile companies boast that diesel cars have greater fuel economy and very little maintenance than...