The Truth About Cars » Ireland http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 It’s Saint Patrick’s Day, Meaning it’s Also DeLorean DMC-12 Day http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/saint-patricks-day-meaning-also-delorean-dmc-12-day/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/saint-patricks-day-meaning-also-delorean-dmc-12-day/#comments Thu, 17 Mar 2016 18:30:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306017 Listen, we don’t want any trouble. St. Paddy’s Day is a time for all of us — black and white, Irish and American, Catholic and Protestant and all those other religions — to come together and figure out how much green food coloring can be consumed before it has a laxative effect. But, as we think of […]

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Listen, we don’t want any trouble. St. Paddy’s Day is a time for all of us — black and white, Irish and American, Catholic and Protestant and all those other religions — to come together and figure out how much green food coloring can be consumed before it has a laxative effect. But, as we think of […]

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Between the Mountain and the Moon: The Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost and the IRA http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/between-the-mountain-and-the-moon-the-rolls-royce-silver-ghost-and-the-ira/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/between-the-mountain-and-the-moon-the-rolls-royce-silver-ghost-and-the-ira/#comments Wed, 05 Feb 2014 13:00:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=733153 It is late March in 1924, and a dim sun is setting over the city of Cork in the southeast of Ireland. Spring is coming, and in the patchwork of fields that surrounds this busy coastal town, green shoots are already poking up through rich, damp earth. To the east, through the double-stomach of twinned […]

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It is late March in 1924, and a dim sun is setting over the city of Cork in the southeast of Ireland. Spring is coming, and in the patchwork of fields that surrounds this busy coastal town, green shoots are already poking up through rich, damp earth. To the east, through the double-stomach of twinned […]

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Generation Why: Well, At Least We’re Not Europe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/generation-why-well-at-least-were-not-europe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/generation-why-well-at-least-were-not-europe/#comments Thu, 09 May 2013 18:54:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=487999   Yet another bit of bleak data from Europe relating to new car sales. A popular school of thought holds that young people’s aversion to cars is largely rooted in economic factors. When everyone under 30 is broke, living at home and wallowing in student debt, the last thing on their mind is a car. […]

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  Yet another bit of bleak data from Europe relating to new car sales. A popular school of thought holds that young people’s aversion to cars is largely rooted in economic factors. When everyone under 30 is broke, living at home and wallowing in student debt, the last thing on their mind is a car. […]

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That’s Low: Embarassing Beastiality http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/embarassing-beastiality/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/embarassing-beastiality/#comments Tue, 24 May 2011 16:48:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=395972 Isn’t the idea of President Barack Obama’s truck-turned-limo that it can get out of a situation real fast? Instead, it caused howls of laughter all over Europe by getting stuck as it emerged from the gates of the US embassy in Dublin. The low clearance of the car had problems with a little bump  at […]

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Isn’t the idea of President Barack Obama’s truck-turned-limo that it can get out of a situation real fast? Instead, it caused howls of laughter all over Europe by getting stuck as it emerged from the gates of the US embassy in Dublin. The low clearance of the car had problems with a little bump  at […]

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