AUTO TRADE EXPO 2022 heading for early sell-out

Exhibitor space for the Auto Trade EXPO is heading for a sell-out well in advance of opening next May 7-8....
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Survey reveals highest petrol and diesel prices in Ireland

Galway and Dublin are currently two of the most expensive counties on average in Ireland to fuel a car, according...
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Strong Irish representation at Modern Tyres Ulster Rally

After six action-packed rounds of the 2021 Motorsport UK British Rally Championship, the thrilling fight for the coveted title all...
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Tohill jumps into 5 Nations BRX points lead with Lydden Hill podiums

Irishman Derek Tohill and the PFCRX team moved into the lead of the British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy with...
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Don’t burn tyres on bonfires this Halloween

Continental Tyres in Ireland is advising people not to burn tyres on Halloween bonfires this year. Aside from the environmental...
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Pandemic restrictions lead to reduced greenhouse gas emissions from Transport in 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has today published its provisional greenhouse gas emissions for Ireland for 2020. (more…)
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Blue Print now on Facebook and Twitter

Every day we are all bombarded with information and it doesn’t take long before we feel like we have reached the point of ‘overload’. When so much of this information is essential to us at work, wouldn’t it be nice if it was all in one place, ready for when we needed it and had


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FAG adds to wheel bearing range

New FAG wheel bearings have been released into the aftermarket which cater for the needs of more than 130,000 vehicles. Ten new part numbers issued over the past month mean new part releases by Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket (UK) Ltd so far this year cover a vehicle parc of more than 1.31 million vehicles.

KYB gets technical on YouTube

– KYB UK – the leading supplier of shock absorbers, coil springs and suspension mounting kits – is continuing to add to its new facility to help provide invaluable technical training for its garage customers. The company has made a series of technical videos available on YouTube to provide technical assistance for technicians replacing shock

Borg & Beck develops braking programme

Since the successful launch of the Borg & Beck braking programme in February, the main focus of activity has now moved onto range development to ensure that the programme remains up-to-date and relevant. Particularly noteworthy among these developments is the introduction of a range of matching original equipment quality pre-assembled brake shoe kits.

Valeo appoints new MD

Valeo Service UK has appointed Matthew Robinson as managing director. He succeeds Peter Henry, who takes up the position of general manager at Valeo Service USA, based in Hampton, Virginia.

Following 11 years working at KYB, the world’s largest manufacturer of shock absorbers, Robinson brings to Valeo a wealth of experience and expertise in the automotive