Who would 'ave thunk it? Although for Top Gear dedicated fans the news will not come as a shock. The actor is a mega petrol-head and was previously crowned as the Fastest Celebrity in a Reasonably-Priced Car segment.
Audi has emerged as the most desirable car brand in a new survey. And Kia has emerged as the least stylish. The survey also has some interesting facts about reliability scores and the top choice for family saloon models.
Mayo still appears to have the cheapest diesel prices, with Applegreen in Ballina and Foxford both selling fuel for 97.8 cents per litre. That's a good 12 cent cheaper than many garages in Dublin.
Czech manufacturer, Skoda, is to announce plans for a seven-seat sports utility vehicle.
A garage in Ballina, County Mayo, is believed to be the first in the country to sell diesel for less than €1 a litre. That's the good news. The bad news might be having to queue.
Volkswagen's new Touran is a welcome arrival for those who need more secure rear space for children. It is also well prices, says Motoring Editor, Donal Byrne.
Our guide to the best family cars for 2016 recommends something for everyone, from the entry level to the expensive.
The motor industry reckons at least 75%.of us now use Personal Contract Plans to finance car-buying. o what's the big attraction ? And are these contract plans the great value they seem. We look at examples of how they work in practice.
The silence of electric cars is posing problems for the sight-impaired and cyclists.
Car manufacturers are to introduce centre airbags more widely.
We Irish have never been emotionally attached to estate cars, but there is one exception - the Mercedes estate.
What happens when a California cop stops a driverless car and why did he do it ?
Volkswagen may be on the verge of a deal to compensate owners who bought cars fitted with the emissions-cheating software bug
Toyota's fourth generation Prius goes on sale here in February.
Kia has another tilt at the executive sector with its new Optima.