Light Commercials


IVECO cuts lead times for specialist body-built conversions
From September, IVECO will further enhance the appeal of its Daily range while simultaneously cutting lead times by re-launching an improved DRIVEAWAY bodybuilder programme.


More success for Blackwater Motors!
In September, Blackwater Motors in won Trade Parts Main Dealer of the Year at the annual Irish Auto Trade Awards.


Mercedes-Benz Vito gets nod from Enterprise in 20-unit deal
International vehicle rental specialists, Enterprise is expanding its light commercials fleet with the addition of twenty new 202-registration Mercedes-Benz Vito 110L Classic vans.


HGV and LCV sales down 70% in May
The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) today released their official new vehicle statistics.


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles launches their restart strategy and offers in the Irish market
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Ireland today launched their RESTART strategy following the governmental guidance that motor retailers can resume sales and aftersales activities seven days earlier.


IVECO at the local communities’ side to counter the spread of the virus in Europe
As the COVID-19 virus is impacting on everybody’s personal and professional lives, the humanitarian challenge becomes increasingly acute.


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles works with Feed the Heroes
Feed The Heroes, a national fundraising effort set up just three weeks ago to raise money to provide Ireland’s critical frontline workers with nutritious meals as they front Ireland’s response to the COVID-19 emergency, has raised over €754,000.


HGV sales up in March as all other sectors fall
HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicle) registrations are up 17.67% (313) in comparison to March 2019 (266).


Mercedes-Benz extends support to Sneem Digital Hub
Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles sales manager, Fergus Conheady, has announced continued support for Sneem Digital Hub.


Loughran Commercials: The Adblue specialists
Diesel engines are now required to meet tough NOx standards to help control air pollution.


Proudfoot Motors set the standard for over 50 years
They say success in business can be gauged by longevity and to this end, Proudfoot Motors are certainly up there with the best when it comes to providing loyal and efficient service to their long standing customer base.


Another major award for Beatties as ace driver Martin scoops gold
Since the company’s inception more than three decades ago, next-day parcel and pallet delivery specialists Beatties Distribution Services Ltd. have been synonymous with the highest quality.


The perfect match
LDV is the name for high-quality vehicles that offer a range of options to suit every delivery need.


Hyundai develops World’s First Performance Control for Commercial EVs with Weight Estimation
Hyundai Motor Group revealed a system that estimates the gross vehicle weight of a light duty commercial electric vehicle and optimizes performance accordingly.


Kearys renault Pro+ - a one stop shop for all your commercial needs
Totally dedicated to LCV customers, the experts at Kearys Renault Pro+ Cork can help you choose the right vehicle for you and boasts an after-sales department that guarantees to keep you moving.


Start-stop standard on Mercedes-Benz Sprinters from June
Fuel and emissions-conscious van users – especially those for whom vans are a frontline distribution tool – will be interested to know that ‘Start-Stop’ technology is to be added as a standard fitment on all Mercedes-Benz Sprinters sold in Ireland from June.


J&F and Mitsubishi make the perfect combination
Established in 1972, J&F Group has developed a reputation for providing an excellent service to an ever-increasing customer base.


Europcar adds Vito vans to lease fleet
Europcar Ireland has enhanced its commercial vehicles fleet with the addition of 20 new Mercedes-Benz Vito Classic van models.


Mercedes-Benz is 'Holding out for a Hero'
Mercedes-Benz is ‘holding out for a hero’... specifically, a van driver who would merit recognition as Ireland’s Van Hero 2019.


Still going strong after 40 years
This year sees Doran Motors Ltd of Monaghan celebrate their 40th anniversary in business. Dealer principal Peter Doran revealed the secrets of their success.


Tesco gets connected with new Sprinter additions
The growth in demand for e-grocery deliveries can be seen in the recent move by supermarket giant Tesco to strengthen its fleet in Ireland with the addition of 63 new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans.


Western Motors appointed after-sales dealer for Mercedes-Benz vans
Western Motors - for many years one of Galway¹s leading motor dealerships - has been appointed after-sales dealer for Mercedes-Benz vans and light commercial vehicles.


A first choice for LDV vans
Ashbourne Automotive Services have had a quick rise since being set-up by Blanchardstown native John Duffy two years ago. Irish Trucker heard more from the man himself about his firm which is anticipating further growth in 2018.


LPD opens new Eurohaul Centre
LPD Car Sales & Commercial Vehicles is a fast-growing independent car and commercial dealer based in Dublin.


Another landmark year for Ireland’s premier Citroën dealer
In September, Denis & Mary Ryan Car Sales in County Cork was selected from a network of 19 authorised sales dealerships nationwide and recognised with the Citroën & DS Automobiles Dealer of the Year Award 2017.