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Easytrip survey confirms new car purchase trends

Research by motoring solutions specialist, easytrip, has revealed that over 55 per cent of Irish motorists with a car of 5 years old or more are considering or planning on purchasing a new car in 2015.

Easytrip-151-reg-updateWith an increase in car sales of 28 per cent in 2014 and this year’s sales total predicted to surpass 100,000 units, easytrip is calling on new car owners to update their account details to avoid incurring toll bills and penalty notices from motorway operators.

“Our research shows that a high number of Irish drivers are looking to upgrade their cars in 2015, so whether you’re trading in or trading up we are advising motorists to update their account details as soon as possible once change of ownership has been processed,” says Ciara O’Brien, Head of Operations, easytrip. “We’d also remind customers to remove their tag from their old car along with any other personal items.”