Car sales in Kerry increased by 27.9% in the first half of 2015.
According to the Society of the Irish Motor Industry’s quarterly review, car sales in Kerry increased by almost a third from January to June this year.
1,810 cars have been sold in the county so far this year compared with just 1,415 for the same period in 2014.
Managing Director of Randles Brothers, David Randles, said this increase was a massive boost for the motor industry in Kerry.
He added that the dual plate system has been very successful.