Avatar Martin Clancy Apr 26 in News & Awards

30% of all new cars on Irish roads are now automatics. That’s according to new research from DoneDeal on trends in the new car sales market for Q1 2019. In the year to the end of March, over 19,000 automatics rolled off the nation’s forecourts – an all-time high for the transmission type. That’s aContinue reading

Avatar Martin Clancy Mar 8 in News & Awards

110,000 used cars sold in January and February, compared with 113,150 for the same time period last year. 109,507 used cars sold in Ireland during January and February Volkswagen the most popular new and used car brand in 2019 The Ford Focus is the best-selling used car model of 2019 Diesel’s market share is downContinue reading

Avatar Martin Clancy Feb 22 in News & Awards

Women and younger car owners are the most likely to give a nickname and associate a gender to their cars, according to new research from DoneDeal. The survey on car-naming behaviour investigates the depth of the emotional connection between consumers and their cars as represented by the degree to which they personify and ascribe aContinue reading

Avatar Martin Clancy Jan 14 in News & Awards

The number of used cars being sold in the country is down 3.6% year-on-year, according to the new DoneDeal Motor Industry review for 2018, released today by Ireland’s largest motor website – DoneDeal.ie, sponsored by Bluestone Motor Finance. DoneDeal Motor Report 2018 Online. A total of 640,326 used cars traded hands last year, compared toContinue reading

Avatar Martin Clancy Sep 25, 2018 in News & Awards

A family of 8 from Mayo have clinched a 2018 Toyota in DoneDeal.ie‘s car giveaway draw at the National Ploughing Championships. The Hybrid C-HR Luna SUV with thanks to DoneDeal’s friends at Toyota Long Mile was the standout prize at the DoneDeal marquee last week. Ambrose Lavin from Swinford in Co.Mayo, who clinched the prize was one of overContinue reading