Fewer new cars in Limerick

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NEW car registrations in Limerick were down by almost 14 per cent for the month of November, according to figures released this week from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI)

Last November, there were 5,198 new car registrations in Limerick compared to 4,489 for November this year, a fall of 13.64 per cent. But Limerick holds its own against the major population centre which is Galway, where new registrations dropped by 15.57 per cent this year and smaller areas including Donegal, where the figures dropped 16.37 per cent. 

Nationally, according to SIMI, new car registrations for the month of November were down 9 per cent when compared to November 2016, with new cars registrations year to date down ten per cent on the same period last year.

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