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Kevin Egan Cars Appointed Main Peugeot Dealer in Sligo

NEWS | 20 11 2017

Kevin Egan Peugeot

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Egan Cars, Carraroe, Sligo, to the Peugeot Dealer Network of Ireland. The appointment comes as building works commence on a green-field site in Carraroe that will see the development of an 850 sq ft showroom to house the Peugeot franchise. 

Peugeot to Showcase New 5008 during Peugeot SUV Drivetime

AWARDS | 13 11 2017

Peugeot 5008 Front

The new Peugeot 5008 seven seater SUV, will take pride of place in Peugeot Dealerships, alongside the Peugeot 2008, Irish Small SUV of the Year 2017 and the revolutionary new 3008 SUV, Irish Car of the Year 2018, during the Peugeot SUV Drivetime event up to 22nd December. 

The New Peugeot 3008 SUV is Irish Car of the Year 2018

AWARDS | 10 11 2017

Irish Car of the Year 2018 - Peugeot 3008ii

The new Peugeot 3008 SUV was crowned Irish Car of the Year 2018, in association with Continental Tyres, at a gala event in The Gibson Hotel, Dublin, attended by leading figures in the Irish Motor Industry and motoring journalists. Awarded the Continental Irish Compact SUV of the Year 2018 category winner, the 3008 SUV then beat off stiff competition from eight other category winners, to take the overall title crown. 

Take ADDvantage of Sensational Seasonal Offers from Peugeot

NEWS | 07 11 2017

2008 181 PEUGEOT

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, has announced details of the 181 Peugeot ADDvantage offers, available for a limited time only, at Peugeot Dealerships nationwide. With sensational seasonal offers open to customers who order their new 181 Peugeot before 31st December, Peugeot ADDvantage brings peace of mind motoring, all at a reduced monthly cost, with equipment for free on specific models. Taking pride of place in Dealer showrooms will be the new Peugeot SUV range, to include the 2008 SUV, Irish Small SUV of the Year 2017, the 3008 SUV, Car of the Year 2017 and the highly anticipated new Peugeot 5008 7-seater SUV, just arrived.

Kenny Galway Delivers New Peugeot Fleet to Tim Kelly Group

NEWS | 06 11 2017

Kenny Galway & Tim Kelly Group

The Tim Kelly Group, has taken delivery of a fleet of new Peugeot Partner and Expert vans from Kenny Galway, Main Peugeot Dealers for Galway city and county. The company is renowned as one of the leading specialists in the provision of mechanical, engineering, electrical, fire protection and technology services to a vast range of sectors in Ireland: commercial, data centre, schools, manufacturing, infrastructure, hospitality, pharmaceutical and healthcare. The investment in the new fleet comes at a time when the company’s portfolio and client list continues to expand.

JJ Burke Car Sales Scoops Award at Peugeot Conference

AWARDS | 06 11 2017

JJ Burke Car Sales Technician of the Year

Mike Shaughnessy of J.J. Burke Car Sales, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo has been crowned TOTAL Peugeot Technician of the year 2017, in association with Finol Oils, at the annual Peugeot Aftersales Conference, held at the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin on Friday 20th October and attended by 60 Peugeot Parts and Service Managers from across the country. Mike, a long-time employee at the Ballinrobe dealership was “thrilled and surprised” when he was presented with the trophy.

Trinity is Peugeot Accessories Dealer of the Year 2017

AWARDS | 02 11 2017

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Trinity Peugeot, Main Peugeot Dealers, Ardcavan, Wexford, has been awarded Peugeot Accessories Dealer of the Year 2017. Seamus Furlong, Parts Manager at Trinity Peugeot was presented with the trophy at the annual Peugeot Aftersales Conference, held at the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin on Friday 20th October, attended by 60 Peugeot Parts and Service Managers from across the country.

Hugo Loonam Motors is Peugeot Parts Dealer of the Year 2017

AWARDS | 01 11 2017

Peugeot Parts Dealer of the Year 2017 Header

Hugo Loonam Motors, Main Peugeot Dealers in Cloghan, County Offaly, has been awarded Peugeot Parts Dealer of the Year 2017. Damien Carroll, Parts Manager and Michael Dooley, Workshop Manager at Hugo Loonam Motors were presented with the trophy at the annual Peugeot Aftersales Conference, held at the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin on Friday 20th October, attended by 60 Peugeot Parts and Service Managers from across the country.

Billy is Peugeot Service Manager of the Year 2017

AWARDS | 01 11 2017

Peugeot Service Manager of the Year 2017 Header

Billy Clifford, Service Manager at Reen’s Rathmore, Main Peugeot Dealers in County Kerry, has been awarded Peugeot Service Manager of the Year 2017. The Tralee-man has fifteen years’ experience in the Irish Motor Industry, but has worked at the Reen’s family-run Dealership in Rathmore since just January 2016.

Peugeot Lion Tops Monaghan Sales Charts

NEWS | 07 09 17

LCV Range

The Peugeot brand was the best-selling light commercial van brand in Monaghan for the month of August, continuing the trend as best-selling van brand in 2017. High demand for the best-selling Peugeot Partner van, the load-lugging Boxer van and the excellent new Peugeot Expert van, Irish Van of the Year 2017 has placed Peugeot firmly at the top of the Monaghan sales charts this year.

Peugeot Lion Reigns Supreme in the Kingdom

NEWS | 07 09 17

LCV Range

The Peugeot brand was the best-selling light commercial van brand in the Kingdom of Kerry for the month of August. Achieving a huge 28% county Kerry market share, the lion-brand is enjoying a surge in consumer interest across the award-winning Peugeot range of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles.

Peugeot Lion Tops Offaly Sales Charts

NEWS | 07 09 17

LCV Range

The Peugeot brand was the best-selling light commercial van brand in Offaly for the month of August. High demand for the best-selling Peugeot Partner van, the load-lugging Boxer van and the excellent new Peugeot Expert van, Irish Van of the Year 2017 has placed Peugeot firmly at the top of the Offaly sales charts.

Peugeot Lion is Top Cat in Kilkenny

NEWS | 05 09 17

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The Peugeot brand was the best-selling car brand in the county of Kilkenny for the month of August. Achieving a huge 11.3% county Kilkenny market share, the lion-brand is enjoying a surge in consumer interest across the award-winning Peugeot range of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles.

New 5008 SUV unveiling at the Ploughing Championships

NEWS | 05 09 17

New Peugeot 5008 SUV Ploughing

Peugeot is gearing up for a busy show at the 2017 National Ploughing Championships, returning to Screggan, Tullamore from 19 to 21 September. The new Peugeot 5008 seven seater SUV, will take pride of place on the Peugeot stand for its first public unveiling in Ireland.

Highly Anticipated Peugeot 5008 SUV Goes on Sale in Ireland

NEWS | 04 08 17

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The highly anticipated new Peugeot 5008 SUV, big sister to the award winning Peugeot 3008 SUV, Car of the Year 2017, is now on sale in Ireland, with demonstrator vehicles arriving in Peugeot Dealer showrooms this August: initial retail volumes will arrive in September, with production increasing from October. 

Two Red Dot Product Design 2017 Awards for Peugeot

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AWARD | 13 | 07 | 17

The Red Dot Product Design Awards gala was held this year on 3 July in Essen, Germany. Peugeot won two awards for its innovative achievements, for the exterior and interior design of the new Peugeot 3008 SUV, Car of the Year 2017, and for the e-Kick scooter; the electrically-assisted e-Kick scooter, developed in conjunction with MICRO, is a new solution from Peugeot for urban mobility.

Peugeot world-wide sales increase by 15%

NEWS | 13 07 17

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With 1,025 000 units sold by end of June and a 15% increase in world-wide sales, Peugeot's strong performance is on track to meet a target figure of 2 million vehicle sales in 2017. The solid sales performance is driven by the demand across the entire Peugeot passenger car and light commercial vehicle range.

Maximum Attack as Peugeot 3008DKR Maxi Launched

3008 DKR MAXI

NEWS | 05 07 2017

Following 2 consecutive victories at the epic Dakar Rally in 2016 and 2017, Peugeot Sport has revealed the successor to the Peugeot 3008DKR that conquered South America in January 2017.

Peugeot’s Petrol Engine Wins Engine of the Year Award

EOTY 2017

AWARD | 05 07 2017

Peugeot's PureTech 1.2 turbo petrol engine was awarded a class win in the 1.0 litre – 1.4 litre category at the 18th International Engine of the Year Awards for the 3rd consecutive year.

Peugeot Announces Exceptional 172-Sensation Days Event

OFFERS | 01 06 2017

Peugeot 172 offers news

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, has announced details of the exceptional 172-Sensation Days event offers at Peugeot Dealerships, now on. Passenger car offers include a five year warranty plus finance from as low as 0% APR, with up to €4,500 scrappage or €1,500 deposit contributions on selected models...

Peugeot Dealers Win Seal of Approval for Customer Service

AWARDS | 01 06 2017

Trinity ODAS

A further three Peugeot Dealers in Ireland have successfully met new, stringent customer service standards set by the PSA Group under a programme called Organisation et éveloppement des Activités de Service (ODAS). Trinity Peugeot Wexford, Morrissey Motors Kilkenny and Reen’s Rathmore, County Kerry are the latest Peugeot Dealers to win a seal of approval from appointed administrators, the UK specialists, MXS International. 

New Peugeot 308 Brings New Technology & Styling

NEWS | 05 05 2017

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In unveiling the new-generation Peugeot 308 today, Peugeot is writing the latest chapter in the long story of its historically best-selling model. Boasting new styling, advanced driver assistance systems, the latest-generation powertrains and debuting a new 8-speed automatic gearbox, the new Peugeot 308 will be in Dealer showrooms in Ireland this autumn, ahead of the 181-registration period.

New Generation Peugeot Expert is Irish Van of the Year 2017

AWARDS | 11 04 2017

Peugeot expert van of the year 2017 news page

The new-generation Expert has been crowned Irish Van of the Year 2017, alongside its sister vans the Citroen Dispatch and Toyota Proace. The award was voted upon by a jury of Ireland’s most experienced van journalists, in association with Continental Tyres.

Peugeot at the 87th Geneva Motor Show

EVENTS | 06 03 2017

Peugot Instinct

Peugeot Showcases SUV and Sustainable Mobility Line-Up

Peugeot will present its expanding SUV range, a new Partner Tepee Electric, a new eBike, three new scooters and a new Instinct Concept car, at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. With a surface area of 2,300 m2, visitors to the Peugeot stand will also discover the brand’s full car range and a Peugeot Sport section, where the winning 3008 DKR model will be displayed, fresh from victory at the 2017 Dakar race.

New Peugeot 3008 SUV Crowned Car of the Year 2017

Peugeot 3008 Car of the year 2017 news article

AWARD | 06 03 2017

The new Peugeot 3008 was named the 2017 Car of the Year on Monday 6 March in Geneva by a judging panel, comprising 58 European journalists.

Award winning new Peugeot 3008 SUV goes on sale in Ireland

NEW MODEL | 02 03 2017

Peugeot 3008 news article

The eagerly awaited, multi-award winning new Peugeot 3008 is now on sale in Ireland, with first vehicles arriving in Peugeot Dealer showrooms this March. Featuring the latest-generation Peugeot iCockpit® with digital instrumentation as standard across the range, the all-new Peugeot 3008 SUV is a sophisticated and stylish vehicle that combines efficiency and high-levels of safety and technological equipment.

New Personnel Appointments at Gowan Distributors Announced

NEWS | 24 01 2017

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Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, is pleased to announce key personnel appointments for 2017.

Landmark 1-2-3 glory for Peugeot 3008DKR at 2017 Dakar Rally

NEWS | 16 01 2017

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Peugeot Aftersales Award Winners 2016 Announced

AWARDS | 21 12 2016

AFTERSALES AWARDS - NEWS LINK

Gowan Distributors Limited, Peugeot Importers in Ireland, announced the 2016 Peugeot Dealer Aftersales award winners at the annual Peugeot Aftersales Conference, held at Croke Park last month....

Slattery’s Garage Puckane Win Seal of Approval

AWARDS | 21 12 2016

SLATTERYS ODAS NEWS LINK

Slattery’s Garage, Main Peugeot Dealers in Puckane, have successfully met stringent, new customer service standards set by Automobiles Peugeot and the PSA Group under a new programme called Organisation et Développement des Activités de Service (ODAS).

All-new Peugeot 3008 SUV is now available to order

NEW MODEL | 06 12 2016

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The eagerly awaited new Peugeot 3008 is now available to order this December, with first vehicles due to arrive in Dealership showrooms across Ireland by early February 2017....

Sizzling Hot Offers Announced for 171 Peugeot Sensation Days

OFFERS | 10 11 2016

Peugeot Sensation Days offers 171

New Peugeot 2008 Wins Irish Small SUV of the Year 2017

AWARDS | 30 10 2016

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The new Peugeot 2008 was crowned Irish Small SUV of the Year 2017 at the Irish Car of the Year Awards, in association with Continental Tyres, which took place at the Powerscourt Hotel, Enniskerry on October 27th.