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simi_logoNew car sales in Kerry are up over 25% so far this year.

The Society of the Irish Motor Industry issued the official 161 car sales figures, which also show a nationwide increase of 23%.

There were 2,300 new cars registered in the county in the first six months of the year, up 500 from the same time last year.

Volkswagen remains the top selling brand in Kerry, followed by Toyota and Hyundai, while the Hyundai Tucson is the top selling model.

Nationally, there were over 101,000 new cars registered in the first six months of this year.