New Car Review: Ford Kuga PHEV ST-Line X

Starting Price: €44,863 Price as tested: €49,482 GOOD STUFF Looks good, decent handling an SUV, competent EV performance BAD STUFF Cabin feels a cheap in places for the money WHAT IS IT? The Kuga SUV has been doing good business for Ford in Europe and here in Ireland for some time now and with good… Continue reading New Car Review: Ford Kuga PHEV ST-Line X

New Car Review: Opel Crossland Elite 1.5-litre Diesel

Starting Price: €23,250 Price as tested: €28,050 GOOD STUFF Honest-to-goodness compact family Crossover. Good value, well-equipped and nice quality.  BAD STUFF Overshadowed by its much prettier Mokka sibling.  WHAT IS IT? The new generation Crossland is Opel’s compact Crossover and this time around, the model has gained some of Opel’s more flamboyant styling, at least… Continue reading New Car Review: Opel Crossland Elite 1.5-litre Diesel

New Car Review: Land Rover Defender P400e S

Starting Price: €78,280 Price as tested: €89,150 GOOD STUFF Tonka Toy looks, potent acceleration, decent EV performance BAD STUFF Slightly hesitant to move off, ride height can be a pain in car parks  WHAT IS IT? The Land Rover Defender P400e is a way to own a Land Rover Defender and not get pelted with… Continue reading New Car Review: Land Rover Defender P400e S

New Car Review: Audi Q5 2.0-litre TFSI TDI S-Line – AA Ireland

Audi Q5 Starting Price: €56,975 Price as tested: €70,402 GOOD STUFF  Gorgeous looks, stunning interior, massive competency. BAD STUFF Price can get saucy when you start ticking options boxes. Rear legroom not great for adults. WHAT IS IT? The Audi Q5 SUV has been one of the best-selling SUVs in the premium segment in Europe for… Continue reading New Car Review: Audi Q5 2.0-litre TFSI TDI S-Line – AA Ireland