Invitation to test drive Car of the Year

2014 Nissan Qashqai
2014 Nissan Qashqai

Newry & Mourne motorists could be among the first in the world to see and drive the stunning all-New Nissan Qashqai – What Car? magazine’s newly crowned Car of the Year 2014.

Local retailer, Kehoe Kars Newry has taken delivery of its first new Qashqai demonstrator vehicles weeks ahead of schedule and will host a special test drive weekend to enable as many people as possible to experience the outstanding newcomer.

The event will be held at the dealership’s Old Warrenpoint Road showroom on Friday, January 24, between 10am and 6pm and Saturday, January 25 between 10am and 3pm.

The new model, which is built in Britain and priced from just £17,995 RRP, is in big demand and so booking is advisable to avoid disappointment. The weekend event will also feature a suite of enticing deals and special offers to celebrate the model’s launch.

This includes an attractive 6.9%APR finance package on the Qashqai Acenta 1.2 DIG-T Manual 2WD, which brings the monthly fee down to just £228.22 per month.

John Kehoe, Dealer Principal at Kehoe Kars said: “The all-New Qashqai really is an incredible car and it’s no surprise to me that What Car? has named it Car of the Year.

“It raises the bar to an unbelievable level and I would urge our customers or anyone in the market for a new car to come along to our test drive event to experience it for themselves.

“I know they’ll be impressed.”

Longer, wider and slightly lower than its predecessor, the stunning new Qashqai has jaw-dropping good looks and instant kerb appeal.

It’s athletic and muscular stance allows it to look both stylish and sporty at the same time.

Each trim level in the new Qashqai range – Visia, Acenta, Acenta Premium and Tekna – is packed with a class-leading levels of technology designed to boost comfort and safety and heighten enjoyment.

Even the entry level Visia is surprisingly well equipped, featuring automatic air conditioning, Hill Start Assist, a five-inch colour HD infotainment screen, Chassis Control, TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System) and Speed Limiter/Cruise Control all fitted as standard.

But step up the range or add an option pack and an astounding array of high-tech features are available.

This includes Park Assist – a clever new feature that can automatically park the car in a parallel space or bay.

For more information or to book a test drive, call Kehoe Kars now on 028 302 61036 or or pay a visit to their showroom.