High Numbers Of Cars Failing NCT In Clare

New figures show how Clare motorists are more likely than many others to see their cars fail the NCT.

Figures from the Road Safety Authority show only 45.3% of cars tested in Ennis last year passed, a rate which is a couple of points lower than the national average.

The lowest pass rate is in Clifden, where only 37.8% of cars were given the all clear, while the highest was 55% in Kilkenny.


In all, 32,700 tests were carried out in Ennis last year and 167 cars were deemed as Dangerous Fails.