The Society of the Irish Motor Industry says motorists an easy target

Motor tax is to go up by an average of 46 euro depending on what band you're on and the price of petrol and diesel is to increase by 1.4 cent and 1.6 cent a litre from midnight tonight.

Gerry Caffrey is President of the Society of the Irish Motor Industry - he says motorists are an easy target - and his members will find getting business even tougher:

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