Land Rover Bursary awarded to the ‘Mobile Malaria Project’
Driving a modified Land Rover Discovery, eight-week expedition will travel through Namibia, Zambia, Tanzania and Kenya
Land Rover Bursary is awarded annually in association with the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) – Land Rover’s longest standing humanitarian and conservation partner
Oxford University researchers with portable laboratory equipment will work with African scientists to learn about the challenges facing malaria research and investigate the potential of portable DNA sequencing technology
Project vehicle enhanced by Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations in celebration of 30 years of Discovery as the most capable full-sized premium SUV
Thursday 21 March 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Land ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: Volvo Cars is for the first time making its safety knowledge easily accessible in a central digital library which it urges the car industry to use, in the interest of safer roads for all.
The announcement symbolises the company’s philosophy of boosting safety through sharing knowledge that helps save lives and comes on the 60-year anniversary of what may have been the most important invention in the history of automotive safety, the three-point safety belt.
Introduced by Volvo Cars in 1959, the three-point safety belt is estimated to have saved over one million lives globally, not just in Volvos but in numerous other cars, thanks to its decision to share the invention in the interest of improving traffic safety. Since then it has continued to prioritise societal progress ......read more
Jaguar introduces F-PACE 300 SPORT and Chequered Flag special editions to the World Car of the Year and World Car Design of the Year award-winning F-PACE range
Performance-focused 300 SPORT, available with both clean and efficient 300PS petrol and diesel AWD powertrains, features assertive sporting exterior and interior changes
Feature-packed Chequered Flag has an impressive standard specification including 10-way electric seats, Touch Pro Navigation and Meridian Sound System, distinctive design details throughout, and is available with 2.0-litre petrol and diesel Ingenium engines
Every model in the F-PACE range, from the 163PS 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel model to the halo 5.0-litre 550PS V8 F-PACE SVR, now features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard
20 March 2019, Dubai, United Arab ......read more
Limited edition items mark 100 years of Bentley Motors
Centenary gold finish on individual pieces mirrors all cars built in 2019
Extraordinary statement pieces define exciting vision for the future
(Middle East, 20 March 2019) On July 10 2019 Bentley marks its 100th year. To celebrate this remarkable milestone we have created the new Centenary Collection which is available to order now.
The pieces in this limited edition collection feature the Bentley ‘100 Extraordinary Years’ alongside Centenary gold detailing similar to those that appear on every car built during this very special year.
The spirit and style of an incredible century is embedded into every piece. For the home, the exquisite gold-plated tealight holder and set of two napkins rings featuring the distinctive ......read more
Dual tone Nissan KICKS available in three choices - grey with orange roof; orange with black roof; and white with orange roof
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: March 19, 2019 – Nissan has made the award-winning Nissan KICKS even more distinctive for Middle East customers and enthusiasts, with the introduction of three new Dual Tone options.
Customers now have the freedom to choose the colours for their favourite Nissan KICKS that match their expectations and define their individuality. There are three bold colour options to choose from: grey with orange roof; orange with black roof; or white with orange roof – all assured to stand out and add to the personality and personal preferences of the motorists.
Kalyana Sivagnanam, Regional Vice President, Marketing and Sales, AMI said: “Since its launch in ......read more
EXCS luxury car show to host regional debut of 2019 CT6 with 3.6L powerplant
Cadillac SUV lineup led by the all-new XT4 to complement the brand’s premium model display
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: Middle East – Cadillac revealed the new 2019 CT6 for the first time in the Middle East at this year’s EXCS luxury car show (14-17 March) The luxury car brand showcased its flagship facelifted sedan model alongside the new XT4 compact SUV, the XT5 mid-size SUV and the 2019 Escalade full-size SUV.
Making its regional debut on the exhibition’s Cadillac stand at the Hilton Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, the new 2019 CT6 incorporates the brand’s new “Y” trim level strategy, which first came to the Cadillac XT4.
Represented at the show by the 335hp 3.6L V6 model, the new 2019 ......read more
The team had stopovers in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Khorfakkan, Fujairah, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah as part of their country-wide itinerary
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: Following the success of its expedition in Africa, TOYOTA’s GAZOO Racing arrived in the UAE for the final stage of its 5 Continents Drive project in Asia, which started in the Middle East. As part of the itinerary, the team had stopovers in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Khorfakkan, Fujairah, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah.
The 5 Continents Drive was introduced to help everyone at Toyota to develop vehicles that excite the company’s customers and exceed their expectations. The seven-year project of unparalleled scale that has the power to unite all of Toyota’s 370,000 members around the world, has now covered four of the world's continents, since its ......read more
25 examples worldwide
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: As masters of the luxuriously Bespoke, Rolls-Royce have showcased the most recent interpretation of their motoring finesse and expertise in the shape of the latest, Bespoke Phantom Tranquillity. This Collection is strictly limited to just 25 examples worldwide and available as both Phantom and Phantom Extended Wheelbase, which discerning collectors have already purchased.
The reveal at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show comes alongside the release of a beautifully filmed video interview with Matt Danton, the lead designer on Collection Cars.
Both the short film, and the Phantom Tranquillity motor car design, embrace the theme of the serenity of space. This is in keeping with the Phantom Tranquillity’s name and craft, which celebrates the feeling of ......read more
Sponsorship underscores Nissan Middle East’s commitment to the Middle East motorsport
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: Nissan Middle East is gearing up for another exciting season of desert racing, as it looks forward to powering the 2019 edition of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge (ADDC). Taking to the dunes from 31 March to 4 April, ADDC is one of the region’s most anticipated annual five-day motorsport events and forms the third round of this year’s FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies. This is the 16th year that Nissan Middle East has sponsored the prestigious motorsport event.
Nissan’s support of ADDC begins even before the event gets underway, with a fleet of Nissan Patrols being supplied to the race organisers. These allow officials to travel through the desert dunes and map out the ......read more
March 16, 2019 - Dubai, U.A.E. – With top executives from Singapore-based Giti Tire gathered in Dubai, the company inaugurated its first Giti flagship store on 7th March, 2019. In partnership with Amin Auto Care, the festive event included exciting displays, a ceremonial signing of a Commitment to Service, as well as remarks by Executive Director of International Sales and Marketing, Chris Bloor, as well as others. The event was held at the fast-growing Dubai Investment Park (DIP) district, a prefect location to reach a large and diverse customer base.
The day began with guests invited to enjoy refreshments and view the inside and outside of the large and decorated mega store, complete with new signage and painting, revamped interior, and newly installed waiting room. A ribbon was cut to kick off the main event, where speakers ......read more
Powerful new eTorque technology contributes to improved fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions
Continental’s industry-first, liquid-cooled 48-volt Eco Drive is now available on the iconic Jeep® Wrangler
Marks the technology’s first application in the sport utility vehicle (SUV) segment and with an American vehicle manufacturer
Dubai, UAE, March 12, 2019: Continental, the leading German tire and automotive technology company, is partnering with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to develop an eTorque mild-hybrid technology that will be applied on the all-new Jeep® Wrangler. Continental’s industry-first, liquid-cooled 48-volt Eco Drive supports the eTorque system, contributing to the SUV’s legendary performance, while simultaneously improving fuel ......read more
Counterfeit Toyota spare parts reach AED 20.68 million of forfeiture value in 2018
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota, in partnership with UAE government authorities, has confiscated more than 453,456 counterfeit Toyota parts valued at AED20.68 million (USD 5.63 million) throughout 2018. A total of 26 raids on counterfeit car part dealers took place in 2018 across the Emirates mainly in Dubai, Al Ain, Um AL Quwain, Sharjah and Ajman. The majority of items were serviceable goods such as oil filters, fuel filters and spark plugs.
Al- Futtaim Toyota trained a total of 258 Economic Department Field Inspectors across the UAE in 2018 to increase their expertise in identifying counterfeit parts. These officials were also provided with the necessary tools to educate consumers about the importance of using genuine ......read more
Entry-level SUV completes Honda’s SUV line-up
Dubai, March 10, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has announced the launch of the all-new Honda HR-V.
The HR-V marks the presence of an entry level SUV from the Honda range and this 5-seater vehicle has been positioned as a fun and sporty SUV which has been designed for life. The HR-V comes in three grades – the DX, LX and top-of-the-range EX and is available across all Al-Futtaim Honda showrooms in the UAE.
Commenting on the launch, Eric Benavente, Managing Director for Trading Enterprises said, “With the addition of the HR-V, the Honda SUV line-up is now complete. The HR-V falls in the SUV sub-compact segment – which is ......read more
TLNI’s glamorous Great Gatsby-inspired black-tie event in Dubai celebrated the best global luxury lifestyle brands
Dubai, March 07, 2019: The Rolls-Royce Cullinan was named ‘Best Luxury SUV’ at the 2019 edition of The Luxury Network International’s (TLNI) awards show.
Held at the sumptuous Caesar’s Palace hotel on Bluewaters Island in Dubai Marina, the Great Gatsby-inspired black-tie event was attended by stylish VIP guests and glamorous stars.
Now in its 12th year, TLNI awards celebrate the world’s leading luxury brands while also raising money for charity.
A mix of established and emerging brands, who each represent the pinnacle of luxury in their chosen field, were honoured at the glamourous event, which also provided attendees with a platform for high-level networking ......read more
Maserati Levante: Allegra Antinori one-off fully personalized by the Maserati Centro Stile
An interactive experience involving working tables of Italian excellence: Maserati presents the first step in customization
United Arab Emirates - March 6, 2019: Europe's biggest Motor Show of the year gets under way and Maserati presents a one-off Levante, giving a glimpse of the future customization programme. It has been customized to fit the requirements of Allegra Antinori, Vice President of Italian wine producer Marchesi Antinori.
At the 89th edition of the Geneva International Motor Show, Maserati further highlights customization and the expression of Italian identity combined with exquisite craftsmanship, state-of-the-art technology and sophisticated aesthetics: a unique, exclusive mix achieved ......read more
The mid-rear-engined two-seater berlinetta that pays homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history
United Arab Emirates, 5 March 2019: The F8 Tributo is the new mid-rear-engined sports car that represents the highest expression of the Prancing Horse’s classic two-seater berlinetta.
It is a car with unique characteristics and, as its name implies, is an homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history.
The F8 Tributo sets the market benchmark for performance, driving pleasure and ease of handling. It makes the exhilarating performance of the best 8-cylinder in the world accessible to all drivers, with unprecedented handling and superior ride comfort.
With a massive 720 cv and a record specific power output of 185 cv/l, it is the most powerful V8 ever to be mounted in a ......read more
Project 003 becomes AM-RB 003, with the confirmation of Red Bull Advanced Technologies’ involvement
RBAT already integrated in the development of AM-RB 003
AM-RB 003 follows Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro as third mid-engined Aston Martin
Concept car makes debut at 2019 Geneva Motor Show
RBAT to focus on optimisation of AM-RB 003’s chassis and aerodynamics
AM-RB 003 to feature new Aston Martin hybrid turbo V6 engine
Aston Martin’s Matt Becker and Chris Goodwin leading AM-RB 003’s dynamic set-up
Overall development led by Chief Engineer, Fraser Dunn, Advanced Operations
Project team using RBAT’s world-leading F1TM modelling and simulation technology
Programme run from new Aston Martin Advanced Performance Centre ......read more
March 05, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will return to the Geneva Motor Show and debut its full current product portfolio for the first time on an international stage. Representing the near-infinite Bespoke possibilities at the heart of its record-breaking success in 2018, the marque will present one of an extraordinary collection of 25 Phantoms alongside the first publicly-revealed Bespoke Cullinan commission. In addition, two powerful visions of Black Badge and a highly Bespoke Dawn will be revealed, each informed by the taste patterns of a younger, more assertive breed of entrepreneur drawn to the brand.
The Home of Rolls-Royce in Goodwood, West Sussex continues to be celebrated as a global centre of luxury manufacturing excellence and the remarkable business record set in 2018 – the greatest sales ......read more
Jaguar I-PACE wins European Car of the Year 2019 award
60 expert journalists chose Jaguar’s all-electric performance SUV above six other finalists
European sales to date represent 75 per cent of total global I-PACE volume*
Jaguar public charging service provides easy access to more than 85,000 charging points throughout Europe
I-PACE has won 55 awards globally since launch a year ago
4 March 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been voted ‘Car of the Year’ at the European Car of the Year Awards 2019. This is the first time a Jaguar has won the coveted prize.
The European Car of the Year jury comprises 60 motoring journalists from 23 countries, and the award recognises technical innovation, design, performance, ......read more
Centenary stand celebrates Bentley’s remarkable first 100 years
Global debut of special Limited Edition inspired by iconic racing model
European Show Debut of Mulsanne W.O. Edition by Mulliner
Global debut of new Bentayga Speed – world’s fastest production SUV
Public debut of stylish new Continental GT Convertible
Live press conference 08:20 CET, Hall 1 Stand 1261
(Dubai,UAE - 3 March 2018) Bentley celebrates its Centenary at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show with a range of new models, including a highly evocative new Centenary Limited Edition, inspired by one of the British brand’s most iconic racing cars.
Making its first ever appearance on the world stage in Geneva will be the new Bentayga Speed. The world’s fastest production SUV features ......read more
50 examples of special edition DBS Superleggera produced to celebrate Aston Martin’s partnership with TAG Heuer
Special edition TAG Heuer Carrera created to provide collectors timepiece to each owner
Each of the 50 cars inspected personally by Aston Martin Lagonda President and Group CEO, Andy Palmer, before leaving the factory
28 February 2019, Dubai, UAE: In celebration of its partnership with Swiss luxury watch company TAG Heuer, Aston Martin has launched the striking Aston Martin DBS Superleggera TAG Heuer Edition. Just 50 of these stunning sports cars, finished in Monaco Black paint with red accents, will be available globally and built to a luxurious fixed specification.
Each of the 50 cars will be accompanied with a limited edition TAG Heuer watch, the DBS Edition Carrera Heuer 02. Powered ......read more
Global brands make inroads in Saudi’s $7.6 billion spare parts and auto services market
February 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Saudi’s foremost auto aftermarket trade fair opened today (26 February) in Jeddah, with more than 80 exhibitors from 15 countries tapping into the Kingdom’s auto services and spare parts market that’s estimated to grow six percent annually over the next five years. Mr. Mazen Batterjee, the Vice President of the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry opened the show.
Running until tomorrow (27th February) at the Jeddah Hilton Hotel, Automechanika Jeddah 2019 arrives in its 3rd edition as new government policies and a significant boost in car parc (vehicles in operation) fuel rising demand for related auto aftermarket supplies a services.
Initiatives such as allowing women to drive ......read more
Citi Taxi Sharjah leads sustainability efforts with 450 Toyota Hybrid Electric Vehicles in its fleet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 27, 2019: In line with the UAE Vision 2021 goals for a smart, sustainable society, Al-Futtaim Toyota and Citi Taxi in Sharjah are investing into a better future with Toyota Hybrid-Electric Vehicles (HEV) to help ease the burden on the environment.
Citi Taxi has bolstered its ranks with 450 Toyota Camry Hybrid Electric Vehicles currently on its fleet, directly contributing to reducing pollution on Sharjah’s streets. This amounts to around half of the company’s fleet comprised of Hybrid-Electric Vehicles, producing on average 53 per cent less harmful emissions compared to a conventional vehicle and saving significant amounts of fuel with the Camry Hybrid’s range of around ......read more
Enhanced exterior provides a more assertive appearance with new front and rear bumpers, advanced all-LED headlights and tail-lights with distinctive LED signatures
All-new luxurious interior features beautiful details and premium materials
New Touch Pro Duo infotainment system and 12.3-inch interactive driver display shared with all-electric I-PACE are customisable, intuitive and responsive
Smart Settings technology uses artificial intelligence to learn the preferences of individual drivers and adjusts seat, mirror, audio and climate settings automatically
Segment-first ClearSight rear view mirror provides uninterrupted rearward visibility
Efficient Ingenium diesel and petrol engines available in AWD and RWD form
300 PS petrol-engine AWD derivative accelerates from 0-100km/h in 5.7 seconds.
Lightweight ......read more
Honda Bike owners enjoy a fun day out with a ride to Al Hudayriat Island in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, February 26, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, recently hosted its first bike ride event for 2019 - ‘Born To Ride’ which saw the Honda biking community turn up in full force.
The bikers began the 150km ride from the Honda showroom on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai. Their first stop was the Al-Futtaim Honda Umm Al Nar showroom in Abu Dhabi where they were joined by riders from the Capital. After a short showroom tour, the riders set course for Al Hudayriat Island, Abu Dhabi where they were welcomed with breakfast and refreshments.
Commenting on the event, Eric Benavente, Managing Director for Trading Enterprises said, “The ......read more
The System to enable smoother EV charging experience with autonomous feature
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2019: Kia Motors Corporation unveiled a video featuring the concept of electric vehicle wireless charging system with the Automated Valet Parking System (AVPS).
The system will offer a convenience to drivers who are faced with an overcrowding of both ......read more
Collaboration between Nissan and Italdesign reimagines Nissan’s GT-R as a custom-bodied, ultra-limited edition supercar
UAE is the latest destination in the GT-R50’s global tour
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 28, January 2019: The Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign –the ultimate expression of the GT-R - made its Middle East debut today at Dubai Autodrome, as part of a ......read more
Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital arm invests in mobility and roadside assistance provider Urgent.ly
New model for roadside assistance with ability to connect to autonomous, electric and connected vehicles
InMotion Ventures co-invests in the Series B round with a number of other premium global automotive brands
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 27 January, 2019 ......read more
Intelligent system projects images onto the road ahead to inform pedestrians of direction of travel
Projections show when the vehicle is preparing to stop, pull away or turn
The technology helps understand how self-driving vehicles can gain pedestrian trust by communicating their intentions
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Jaguar Land Rover has developed a system that ......read more
Audi e-tron fleet powered by green electricity
Research project on reuse of electric cars’ batteries
Audi CEO Bram Schot: “Focus on sustainable mobility solutions”
Dubai, January 24, 2019 - Sustainable mobility for the World Economic Forum in Davos: As the exclusive shuttle partner, Audi is providing a fleet of 50 Audi e-tron cars for the ......read more
Nissan recharges CES visitors with macchiato brewed using LEAF power
January 20, 2019: Nissan gave CES trade show attendees a taste of Nissan Energy. Nissan Energy is part of Nissan Intelligent Integration, the company’s vision of a connected world where new developments in battery technology and power generation enable homes and vehicles to better harness and power each ......read more
Abu Dhabi, January 17, 2019 - Al Masaood Group in partnership with Nissan has been confirmed as the official automotive sponsor of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA. The 14th edition of the award-winning European Tour golf tournament will run till 19th January 2019 at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, bringing together a stunning line-up of the world’s best golfers in what promises ......read more
Highly anticipated Royal Enfield Twin motorcycles launched in Dubai - The Interceptor INT 650 to be available starting at AED 19,999 and the Continental GT 650 to be available starting at AED 20,399
Bookings to open on January 15, 2019 and motorcycles to be on display at dealership in Dubai starting February 2019
January 16, 2019, Dubai: Following an enthusiastic ......read more
Audi e-tron takes backseat passengers on adventure through outer space
Technology combines VR content with vehicle movements in real time
Debuts “Marvel’s Avengers: Rocket’s Rescue Run” futuristic prototype created with Disney Games and Interactive Experiences for CES showcase
Start-up company, holoride, to establish new entertainment category via open ......read more
All-new three-row crossover makes every seat the best seat in the house and offers comprehensive standard and available safety technologies
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2019: Cadillac expands its popular crossover and SUV lineup with today’s global debut of the 2020 XT6.
Created to make the most of passengers’ time on the road, this all-new three-row ......read more
Annual sales of 4,107 are the highest in the marque’s 115-year history
Year-on-year sales growth in all regions; the Americas remains largest market
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars continues to generate a meaningful financial contribution to its shareholder, the BMW Group
Buoyant demand for all model families, with Phantom a major growth driver
Record levels of Bespoke ......read more
A PERFECT BALANCE OF POWER, CONTROL AND PRECISION
OFFERED IN ATS, LUXURY, PREMIUM LUXURY AND PREMIUM PERFORMANCE MODELS
PREMIUM LUXURY AND PREMIUM PERFORMANCE MODELS OFFERED WITH A 3.6L V6 ENGINE (335 HP / 250 KW)
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2019: Cadillac has announced the arrival of the 2019 ATS Coupe in the Middle East. The ATS is one of the segment’s most ......read more
Vehicle Inspection Services at ADNOC Autoserv in Khalifa Park
Abu Dhabi, 09 January 2019: Premier Motors, one of Abu Dhabi’s leading automotive dealerships, along with ADNOC Distribution, UAE’s leading operator of retail fuel service stations and the sole retail fuel operator, has launched vehicle inspection and testing services at ADNOC Autoserv Centre in Abu ......read more
New design for improved aerodynamics
First Lamborghini with predictive logic on vehicle dynamics control: fully-integrated Lamborghini Vehicle Dynamics Control System combined with all-wheel drive, all-wheel steering for redefined parameters of responsiveness, agility and easiness to drive
Engine from the Huracán Performante with 640 hp and 600 Nm of torque
New infotainment system ......read more
Newly developed tyres are being tested under real life conditions to ensure premium quality
Automation allows for improved processes and more conclusive results
Driverless tyre tests based on prototypes of Continental’s automated Cruising Chauffeur
January 7, 2019 - Continental, the premium German tyre and technology company, has commissioned the first ......read more
From guaranteed cash rewards for all, even up to the value of the new INFINITI to VAT on-the-house,
Arabian Automobiles offers premium with value
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 January 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, offers an opportunity to make ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 30, 2018: Engine portfolio supplemented for the new generation of the sports sedan with the addition of plug-in hybrid drive – electrically powered range increased as compared to predecessor model by 50 per cent to 60 kilometres* – CO2 emissions reduced by more than 10 per cent – enhanced sprint power: standard XtraBoost further increases drive output ......read more
Digital configurator showcasing full range of colours and options now available online
Buyers can explore millions of unique permutations for new McLaren convertible supercar
McLaren 720S Spider can be ordered now at McLaren retailers, priced from £237,000 (UK)
Dubai, UAE, December 30, 2018: Anyone with internet access can ‘build’ their dream car ......read more
All Electric Jaguar I-PACE will be available for purchase in the second half of 2019
The I-PACE made its regional dynamic debut this month in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
More than 600 people tested and loved the car during the Smart Cones Challenge organised by the brand
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 23, 2018: Jaguar’s highly awarded All-Electric ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 23, 2018: BMW deliveries grow 1.6% in November, up 1.8% in year-to-date +++ All three major sales regions contributed to year-to-date growth +++ November sees double-digit increase in China, Germany +++ Best-ever single month for BMW Group electrified sales +++ Every fifth BMW 5 Series sedan delivered is electrified +++
Munich. The BMW Group has ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2018: On 15th December, the new BMW iFE.18 and the BMW i Andretti Motorsport Team will contest their first race in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship in Ad Diriyah (KSA). At the heart of the car, which was developed for Season 5, lies the drivetrain: The Racing eDrive01. It brings together the pioneering spirit, innovation and technological expertise of both BMW ......read more
Kia Ranks Highest among Mass Market Brands; Land Rover Ranks Highest among Luxury Brands
Dubai, United Arab of Emirates: 20 Dec. 2018 — Nearly three-fourths of new vehicle buyers in the U.A.E. either rely on consulting with friends or relatives or on online research to decide not only on the vehicle brand and model to purchase, but also the specific dealership from ......read more
Limited Edition 2019 Toyota Corolla XLi Exclusive now available in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 19, 2018: The world’s most popular sedan with over 44 million units sold worldwide, the Toyota Corolla, is now available in an exclusive variant in the UAE, loaded with new refined and sophisticated features.
Available in limited quantities, the 2019 ......read more
Nissan Energy vision connects electric cars with homes, businesses and power grids; develops new ways to reuse batteries
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: Nissan has created a vision to make electric vehicles even more useful to customers by introducing new convenient ways to utilize their batteries’ ability to store and share energy.
Under the plan, called ......read more
A unique car developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse in conjunction with the customer
Aerodynamics derived from experience in Lamborghini Super Trofeo and GT3 racing
Track-oriented use and exclusive racing contents
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2018: Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils the SC18, the first one-off in the history of the Sant’ Agata Bolognese motorsport division. The ......read more
High level of convenience: Passive Start and Entry system (PASE) and power door control support autonomous opening and closing
Greater safety: Intelligent obstacle detection prevents collisions
Optimal protection: Intelligent door brake system supports opening and closing operations, while stopping uncontrolled slamming
Dubai, UAE, December 16, 2018: Continental, the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2018: V-KOOL™ Emirates, the global leader in the high-performance premium window film market for both automotive and architectural glass, announced the opening of its flagship store at AWR Business Center with a renewed Car Care concept; in the presence of an elite clientele, channel partners, Eastman Chemicals Ltd and senior management from KAPICO ......read more
Team claims manufacturers’ title in second season since return to the WRC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2018: GAZOO Racing World Rally Team recently claimed the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers' title in style, with a rally victory for Jari-Matti Latvala in the No. 7 Toyota Yaris WRC at Kennards Hire Rally Australia. Esapekka ......read more
Jaguar’s all-electric I-PACE earns five-star Euro NCAP safety rating
Five-seat performance SUV achieves high scores in all main safety categories
All three members of Jaguar’s PACE SUV family have the maximum five-star Euro NCAP rating
I-PACE is tenth consecutive vehicle produced by Jaguar Land Rover to receive five stars
Lightweight aluminium body and integrated battery ......read more
Latest episode covers convoy driving tips, and how to maintain a safe distance between cars
Weekly video series hosted by Ford engineers, starring the Ford Ranger pickup
Dubai, UAE, December 05, 2018: The wide-open desert is the perfect playground for off-roaders but there are a few things to bear in mind when venturing into the dunes as part of a group for the first ......read more
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars MYNM Launches Cullinan Drive-the Most Anticipated Drive Event of the Year in KSA
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2018: Arabia- the MYNM Cullinan Drive. VIP customers, invited guests, and the editors of KSA’s top motoring and lifestyle titles were invited to the exclusive event to experience Rolls-Royce’s most anticipated vehicle that combines the finest ......read more
300 participants from across the globe took part in qualifying rounds in nine countries
Nine finalists completed the ultimate challenge at UD Trucks Headquarters in Ageo, Japan
Truck driver representing the MEENA region, Dipendra Balami from Promar Marine Contracting, named for ‘Best Driving Skill’ in the Quester category
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2018: UD ......read more
From the race track to the road: the new BMW M8 Coupe (fuel consumption combined: 10.8 – 10.7 l/100 km [26.2 – 26.4 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 246 – 243 g/km*) is rounding the final corner en route to series production. BMW M GmbH is putting an early prototype of its upcoming flagship through its paces at the Estoril grand-prix racing circuit in Portugal.
New ......read more
Festival-goers will journey through Cadillac’s unique Structure with a host of activations
The First ever Cadillac XT4 will be revealed at SOLE DXB
This is the fourth year Cadillac has collaborated with the region’s biggest cultural festival
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2018: With just over two weeks until the UAE’s biggest street-culture event, SOLE DXB, ......read more
Dubai, November 27, 2018: As a part of the UAE National Day Celebrations, Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched the Honda National Day Big Shopper Offer at the Big Shopper Event at Sharjah Expo.
Valid from November 28 to December 2, the National Day offers provides customers with the best ......read more
Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors present the 2019 MKC, with a signature grille and styling cues that exemplify the new face of Lincoln, first introduced on the flagship Navigator SUV and Continental sedan
The MKC welcomes owners with a dynamic signature lighting embrace that gracefully flows outward from beneath the HID headlights, exterior LED lamps that illuminate elegantly and luminous ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2018: Second BMW 8 Series model from Lower Bavaria +++ Open sportscar with classic textile soft top +++ Market launch in March 2019 with two model variants Dingolfing. Four months after production of the new BMW 8 Series Coupé ramped up in Dingolfing, the BMW 8 Series family is joined by another new addition from Lower Bavaria. Earlier this week, BMW Group ......read more
The next-generation Range Rover Evoque premiered with a high-energy dynamic display in London’s creative hub
The New Range Rover Evoque sets new standards of refinement, capability and sustainability in the compact SUV segment, created from an all-new vehicle architecture
Featuring a modernist exterior design, with a luxurious technology-rich interior with new materials crafted ......read more
Cadillac’s V-Series models are engineered proof of the brand’s promise of passion without compromise
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2018: Cadillac has been at the forefront of automotive innovation throughout its 116-year history, leading the way with V-type engines. From V6 up to V16, the American premium car brand has evolved its V-type engine range since 1914, becoming the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 November 2018: Al-Futtaim Lexus, leader in green luxury mobility since 2010 and distributor of the largest line-up of Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV) in the UAE, walked away with the Best Premium Midsize SUV of the year Award at the fourth edition of the "ArabWheels Awards 2018”.
Lexus RX450, introduced to the UAE in 2012 and winner of the trophy, ......read more
The prestigious dealership becomes exclusive agent of the hypercar in GCC, which was unveiled at the Deals on Wheels Sheikh Zayed Road showroom
The hypercar will be on display at Formula 1 2018 Abu Dhabi.
The new-generation MILAN RED can speed up to 100kms per hour in just 2.5 seconds
November 22, 2018; Dubai, UAE: An exciting new addition to the UAE’s growing ......read more
New-generation Ford Expedition built to take owners anywhere they want to go, with advanced four-wheel-drive system and Terrain Management System calibrated in the Middle East
Seven driving modes developed for the region, including Sand-mode for deep sand adventure
Two-speed transfer case and electronic locking rear differential give the Expedition superior off-road ability
Dubai, ......read more
Dubai, November 15, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched “The Great Escape” promotion across all its showrooms in the UAE, offering customers the perfect opportunity to buy a Honda vehicle before the end of the year.
The Great Escape promotion from Al-Futtaim Honda ......read more
Luxury carmaker expands dealer network in the Middle East
Aston Martin Abu Dhabi opens in prestigious location close to Emirates Palace
15 November 2018, Abu Dhabi: Luxury British carmaker, Aston Martin Lagonda celebrated the opening of a new flagship dealership in Abu Dhabi last night in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan. At an ......read more
The third winner of the Audi Innovation Award is Elias El Soueidi from Lebanon with his project ‘Ruin to Reality’
His prize is $25,000 worth of consultancy together with a trophy and a trip to the Audi Headquarters in Ingolstadt to meet the team in Audi Design.
Second and third places were awarded to Dubai based designers Abdhul Hazeeb with ‘Connect to ......read more
Jaguar creates two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars to continue its celebration of 70 years of Jaguar sports cars
With design cues from F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition, the 300PS 2.0-litre rally cars feature bespoke FIA-spec modifications
One-off rally cars pay homage to the Jaguar XK 120, introduced in 1948, which itself achieved competition success in the RAC, Tulip ......read more
Third Winner of the Audi Innovation Award to be announced on 13th November at 3pm at Design Week in the Audi Innovation Hub
The Audi Innovation Hub is a space designed by Riyad Joucka, founder – MEAN* (Middle East Architecture Network) and will be the base for Audi Innovation Talks during Dubai Design Week
Konrad Troeger, Senior Lighting Designer from Audi AG attending Design Week ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 08, 2018: BMW is forging ahead with its model offensive in the luxury segment with the presentation of an open-top sports car which explores the highest reaches of dynamic flair, emotionality and exclusivity. The new BMW 8 Series Convertible blends ultra-sporty driving properties with distinctive design elegance and offers an extremely exclusive passport to hallmark BMW ......read more
Arc has pioneered Vector, the most efficient, safest and most fulfilling electric motorcycle experience yet
Vector has been revealed in Milan on 6 November
Vector comes with ground breaking haptic ride-wear and connected HUD helmet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 07, 2018 – InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund, announces its ......read more
Al-Futtaim Automotive showcases a diversified fleet of passenger and commercial green vehicles echoing the UAE’s commitment to a sustainable future
Toyota to sell 5 million electrified vehicles including more than 1 million zero-emission vehicles (BEVs, FCEVs) by 2030
Toyota will invest 14 billion dollars to support the new plans
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Nov 7th ......read more