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Ep 17 - Paris Motor Show models revealed, testing the new Honda CR-V, DRL dopes plus lots more!

10/13/2018
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It's a week after the Paris Motor Show and I've had a chance to look at the most interesting 'normal' cars that were announced at it including the Skoda Kodiaq vRS which I am very excited about. Also, DRL or daytime running lights, what's the deal with people using them in the dark? And I've been driving the 1.5 petrol all new Honda CR-V this week, what's it like?

Duration:00:28:51

Ep 16 - Hot hatches, the end of the VW Beetle & the new model Honda CR-V

9/27/2018
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In this episode I've been driving the Hyundai i30N, Volkswagen Golf R, I tell you about a great car wash in Dublin, the end of the VW Beetle and I have a chat with John Saunders & Jennifer Moran in Honda Ireland about the launch of the brand new Honda CR-V

Duration:00:34:13

EP 15 - Nissan Leaf Electric Vehicle chat featuring a special guest!

9/14/2018
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In this episode, I drive the 2018 Nissan Leaf, chat about my thoughts on electric vehicle ownership and chat to a special guest who is thinking of going electric!

Duration:00:25:41

Ep 14 - Cars & Coffee with Ian Fitzpatrick including the VW Amarok, Subaru XV, driving aids and first cars!

9/6/2018
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I chat to fellow car fan Ian Fitzpatrick who has written motoring pieces, reviewed many cars and started out with something that's not the norm for his first car. We met up at Cars & Coffee in Bray where I was driving the Subaru XV and Ian was in the €60,000 Volkswagen Amarok!

Duration:00:34:55

Ep 13 - Are women better drivers, Nissan Leaf EV chats, brand new VW Touareg and Cannonball 2018 is here!

8/30/2018
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It's been a busy week, I was at a Nissan Leaf launch, road tested both the Skoda Superb 190bhp TDI and the Volkswagen Touareg, Cannonball is nearly here and statistically, women are better drivers than men!

Duration:00:18:55

Ep 12 - BMW Driver Experience, Skoda Kodiaq test drive and interview with Hugo Lopes

8/15/2018
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In this episode, I talk about a recent media trip at the BMW Driver Experience track day in Mondello in which I got to drive the M5, M4, M2 and i8. I cover the fantastic Skoda Kodiaq Sportline which I have been driving with Pilsen Skoda and also from Mondello, I chat to Hugo Lopes who is an Automotive Training Consultant and works with BMW regularly. He talks about some of the technology that BMW Connected Drive is offering customers and also about his general love of all things motoring!

Duration:00:34:26

Ep 11 - Nobby On Cars - Mazda MX5 road test including special guest and petrol head, Vinny May Jr!

8/8/2018
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I'm driving a 2018 2.0 160bhp RWD Mazda MX5 this week and I brought Kodaline drummer Vinny May Jr along for the ride!

Duration:00:37:24

Ep 10 - Skoda Karoq road test, this week's car news & paying for parking help!

8/6/2018
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This week's car news, July 2018 V 2017 in terms of sales, Renault Zoe charging issues, Skoda Karoq road test and how to never be looking for a pay & display machine again!

Duration:00:19:32

Ep 09 - Nobby On Cars - Jim-Jim & Nobby talk cars!

7/25/2018
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In this episode, I chat to my pal Jim-Jim about cars and focus on his car history (it ain't long, don't get too excited) and more importantly where does he want to go in terms of fuel for his next Barney Bus. You'll also find out more about said Barney Bus.

Duration:00:20:52

Ep 08 - Nobby On Cars

7/19/2018
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In this episode, a really important insurance reminder, the staggering saving on BMWs from the UK, the best selling cars in Ireland so far in 2018 and a review of the CITROËN Cactus C4 Hatch!

Duration:00:25:44

Ep 07 - Honda Civic road test, I sold my car and the car news from this week!

7/13/2018
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I take the Honda Civic 1.6 D-TECH out for a spin, I look at this week's car news, are VW taking new orders at the moment, who is the rumour to replace Matt on Top Gear and I sold my car this week!

Duration:00:29:22

EP 06 - Toyota Auris Hybrid test drive and PCP Vs HP finance

7/2/2018
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In this episode, I drive around Dublin in a 181 Toyota Auris and see what Hybrid is like around town. Plus after a question from a podcast listener, what do you need to know about PCP before you go looking at a 182 car?

Duration:00:27:54

Ep 05 - Importing a car to Ireland from the UK - one persons experience!

6/19/2018
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In episode 5, I kick off with a story about Rory Reid from Top Gear who tweeted me today about a nasty surprise he got and with Al from Dublin joining me, he explains his experience of going to the UK to buy a car and importing it to Ireland saving a massive €10,000!

Duration:00:31:58

Ep 04 - 181 V 182 offers, Q&As from listeners and some PCP myths blown plus more!

6/12/2018
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In this newest episode I chat about PCP and your options at the end of year three, why you should look at the new Honda Civic if you're shopping around and why you might not need to wait for a 182 offer to get a good deal before summer is over!

Duration:00:25:15

Ep 02 - Petrol V Diesel?

6/8/2018
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With more and more people curious about diesel engines and perhaps considering a change back to petrol, what type of motorists should be looking at ditching diesel? What about hybrid or EVs? I discuss some options here!

Duration:00:16:52

Ep 03 - Dash Cams, Car Tax and Good Gadgets or Bad Gadgets?

6/8/2018
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I chat about car news this week, modern gadgets in cars - the good and the bad, why you should get a Dash Cam and why you shouldn't spend more than 40 quid on one!

Duration:00:19:00

Ep 01 - So I'm a podcaster now too eh?! Review of the new 2018 Audi A7

5/30/2018
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The first one - go easy! After talking about it for long enough I've started my own motoring podcast. Here in the first episode I talk about cars in general and also focus on the new 2018 Audi A7 which I got to drive thanks to Audi South Dublin.

Duration:00:12:05