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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Skoda Kodiaq 4x4?


Could I ask you to do a comparison between the Skoda Kodiaq and new Hyundai Santa Fe in 4x4 format, please?



Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Philip Donegan (Ballina) - Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:16

Volvo XC40, Skoda Kodiaq or Toyota RAV4?


Looking to get a new family-size SUV for a couple and a kid, will be doing 15,000km a year. Have narrowed down to Volvo XC40, Skoda Kodiaq or Toyota RAV4. Key things to consider in order of importance - safety, resale value and comfort.

Thanks in advance and appreciate such a great site for Irish car buyers!

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Shubham Agarwal (Greystones) - Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:54

New Skoda Kodiaq or Peugeot 5008?

I do 35-40k kilometres per year over motorway and hilly back roads. Considering new 2.0-litre Skoda Kodiaq diesel Ambition or 1.5 Peugeot 5008 diesel Allure. Peugeot has a higher spec including rear view camera and three full seats in second row (no tunnel). Would it have the power and comfort to tackle the high mileage? Other SUV suggestions welcome.

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Gay Fannon (Cavan) - Thu, 06 Dec 2018 22:54

Dacia Duster, Suzuki Vitara or Citroen C3?

I currently have a 162 D Dacia Duster that I want to trade up.  Problem is, I don't know what to go for. I was looking at the Suzuki Vitara and also the upgraded Duster and the Citroen C3 crossover, but I don't have a lot of financial power to play around with except the car I have as a bargaining tool. Any suggestions?

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Christine Lynch (Dublin) - Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:49

Is Audi's 191 deal too good to be true?

Audi appears to be offering a very good deal on a new A4 with a style kit and an automatic upgrade for free at the moment; is this too good to be true? Can you get both on one car?

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Simon MacMahon (Navan) - Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:32

How would you rate the diesel Hyundai Kona?

How would you rate the 2019 Hyundai Kona 1.6 diesel automatic? Is it as reliable?

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Marlene Zammit (Malta) - Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:28

Should I go for a Mazda6 diesel now?

Just read your review on the Mazda6. Is it wise to buy a diesel nowadays considering all the bad press? Do you think the government will come down on diesels hard in the future as all you can hear is "dirty diesel"? Or would you advise one to go for a hybrid instead?

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Patrick Collins (Dublin) - Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:01

Have you pricing for the new Audi Q3?

Hi, any pricing on the new Audi Q3 please? Iinterested in diesel auto.



Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Pat Higgens (Dublin) - Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:40

Is Mercedes doing any deals for 191?

Is Mercedes doing any deals for 191 orders? BMW has the fiv eper cent price decrease as well as the option between a €2,500 deposit contribution or lower APR rate. Is Mercedes providing anything similar to remain competitive? I know it has in previous years done the nine per cent discount, but I cannot see anything on its website for 191. Even its prices have been very slow to be loaded onto the website, with the sales guys not knowing new prices either.

Filed under choosing new car - Asked by John O'Dowd (Longford) - Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:02

I need comfort and space for €45,000...

Hi all,

I’m driving a Mercedes C-Class and looking to change early next year. I want more seat comfort and boot space as primary issues (boot space for golf clubs and more). I am thinking of either a 1.5 TSI Superb or Toyota Camry or an SUV like a hybrid Honda CR-V or a Toyota RAV4. I drive around 12,000km per year, mainly city with monthly 600km round trips. My budget is up to around €45k (without trade-in). I am open to alternatives. Any advice welcomed!


Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Barry Moynihan (Dublin) - Sun, 25 Nov 2018 21:18

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