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Safe, Convenient, Award-Winning: Continental Receives CES 2019 Innovation Award for Intelligent Door System

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 premium German tyre and technology company, has been recognised for its intelligent door system as a CES 2019 Innovation Award honouree in the Vehicle Intelligence and Self-Driving Technology category. The CES organiser CTA (Consumer Technology Association) announced the honourees during its annual CES Unveiled New York event, a tech event that offers a sneak peek of the products and trends expected at the upcoming CES 2019.   Boast to be ......read more

V-KOOL™ Emirates opens its new flagship store in Dubai Unveils its new Car-Care concept in Heat & Paint Protection

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 Group, the group holding company of AUTO1 – Car Care Division that is a master franchisee for V-KOOL™ for UAE, Oman & Kuwait.   The outlet was inaugurated jointly by Mr. Vipan K. Handa, Deputy Group CEO & Board Member-KAPICO Group, Mr. Andrew Vickers, Commercial Manager – EMEA for Advanced Materials – Performance Films of Eastman Chemicals Company and Mr. Ranveer Handa, CEO – KAPICO Group. The ......read more

GAZOO Racing Wins Australia Rally at FIA World Rally Championship

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 Lappi finished fourth in the No. 9 Toyota Yaris WRC to enable GAZOO Racing to clinch the manufacturers' crown in just the second season since its return to the WRC.   GAZOO Racing World Rally Team’s Toyota Yaris WRC machines demonstrated their strong performance during the final round of the season, with Ott Tänak and Latvala moving to the top of the leaderboard on the fourth and final day of the race. The victory sealed ......read more

Five-Star Euro NCAP for Jaguar's Electric I-PACE

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 pack deliver exceptional structural stiffness for maximum occupant protection  5 December 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates:   The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has achieved a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating, confirming it as one of the safest vehicles on the road.   Jaguar’s first electric performance SUV scored 91% for adult occupant protection, 81% for child occupant protection and 81% for safety assist. ......read more

Ford's Desert Driving Tips, Episode 4: Driving Safely in the Desert

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 time.   Pacing and spacing is the subject of the fourth episode of Ford’s Desert Driving Tips series – and mastering both will make your desert drive a lot more relaxed and enjoyable.   “The spacing in front of you and behind you is important,” explains Mike Chavez, series co-host and Ford Middle East Product Development Lead Technologist. “You can fall back and catch up, but maintain a safe ......read more

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars MYNM Launches Cullinan

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 materials in the world with the ultimate ‘Magic Carpet Ride’ driving experience over every terrain. The pinnacle of Effortless Everywhere, the MYNM Cullinan Drive, which took place from 6th November - 13th November. Mr. Alan Gall Rolls-Royce Brand Manager of Mohamed Yousuf Naghi Motors Rolls-Royce Motor Cars MYNM: “Cullinan is the culmination of Rolls-Royce’s proud legacy and traditions coupled with the demands of ......read more

UD Trucks names ‘Ultimate Truck Driver' in global Extra Mile Challenge 2018

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 Trucks hosted the final of its ‘Extra Mile Challenge 2018’ last month at the UD Experience Center in its corporate headquarters in Ageo, Japan. Out of 300 truck drivers from across the globe just nine participants made it through local qualifying rounds to the prestigious final.    Amongst the finalists, Dipendra Balami, representing the MEENA region from Qatar was named for ‘Best Driving Skills’ in the final ......read more

The new BMW M8 en route to series production

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 BMW M8 (Fuel consumption combined: 10.8 – 10.7 l/100 km [26.2 – 26.4 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 246 – 243 g/km) in the final phase of the series production development process. Customary BMW M dynamic prowess, agility and precision enter a new dimension. Performance-oriented vehicle concept with minimised weight, low centre of gravity, even weight distribution, optimum wheelbase and wide tracks. M-specific ......read more

Cadillac to bring first ever Cadillac HOTEL to SOLE DXB

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, Cadillac has revealed the details of its bespoke activation at the festival that will form the backdrop of the regional unveiling of Cadillac’s first ever compact SUV, the XT4; Cadillac HOTEL.    As a daring concept specifically created for SOLE DXB 2018, Cadillac HOTEL will house a variety of activation rooms where guests can experience themes relating to safety, technology, and design. The Cadillac HOTEL will be built around ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda celebrates UAE National Day with Honda National Day Big Shopper Offer

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 opportunity to buy their dream Honda and save up to AED 11,000. The Honda National Day Big Shopper Offer brings new discounted prices to customers allowing them to make massive savings while purchasing selected Honda models. The offer extends along four models from Honda’s lineup of sedans and SUVs.  Exclusive to the Big Shopper event, this offer will see huge discounts on Honda’s flagship SUV Honda Pilot EX 2WD, where customers ......read more

Eye-Catching New 2019 Lincoln MKC arrives in the UAE, with even more luxury, driver-focused technology

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 welcome mats that quietly appear on the ground DUBAI, UAE, November 27, 2018 –   The new 2019 Lincoln MKC is poised to attract even more luxury SUV buyers, thanks to its commanding new design, elevated levels of refinement, driver-focused technologies and enhanced safety features. The 2019 Lincoln MKC arrived at the showrooms of UAE importer-dealer Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors, official Abu Dhabi ......read more

Start of production in Dingolfing: First BMW 8 Series Convertible rolls off the line.

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 Plant Dingolfing began series production of the new BMW 8 Series Convertible, which will be built alongside BMW 5 Series and 7 Series variants on a single assembly line. The BMW Group has invested a total amount in the low three-digit-million-euro range in the new model family at the site in Lower Bavaria, strengthening Dingolfing’s role as the lead plant for the upper luxury-class segment. Newly developed textile soft top  The ......read more

World Premiere: Introducing the New Range Rover Evoque, the Luxury Suv for the City and Beyond

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 from eucalyptus, wool and recycled plastics Available with a range of efficient four-cylinder diesel and petrol engines and Land Rover’s first mild-hybrid electric technology (MHEV) Range Rover fans, including Guy Ritchie, Richard Madden, Taron Egerton, Luke Evans, Stephen Graham, Edith Bowman and Mollie King attended the reveal and an exclusive Boiler Room X Evoque gig curated by activist and model Adwoa Aboah  Adwoa Aboah ......read more

Cadillac V-type engines: over 100 years of automotive innovation

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 first automobile maker in the world to mass-produce V8 engines.   The first 1902 one-cylinder Cadillac car was a quality product, thanks to the insistence on precision by the brand’s General Manager, Henry Leland. A four-cylinder car was then invented in 1905, confirming Cadillac’s place in the luxury market.   In 1912, Cadillac wowed the automotive world with the groundbreaking electric self-starter that made ......read more

Lexus RX 450H named Best Premium Midsize SUV at the ArabWheels Awards 2018

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, has always driven the growth in Lexus Hybrid Electric (HEV) sales, as it accounts for approximately 50% of the brand’s HEV sales in the UAE. Commenting on the achievement, Mohammed Maktari, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Lexus said: “We are very proud to receive this award and we thank the ArabWheels team for their dedicated efforts reviewing all shortlisted vehicles across all categories. Winning the best Premium  Midsize ......read more

Deals on Wheels launches MILAN RED in UAE, one of the world's fastest hypercars

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 line of luxury vehicles, MILAN RED – one of the fastest hypercars in the world – was unveiled in UAE in a grand ceremony. The hypercar was launched by Deals on Wheels at their Sheikh Zayed Road showroom, giving the dealership exclusive rights to the sales of the car in the GCC, and placing them among the four distinguished agents worldwide to launch the hypercar. MILAN RED, which has already made an impression globally for its ......read more

The 2018 Ford Expedition's Sand Mode Secrets: Ford's First Full-Sized SUV with Terrain Management System, Developed with Middle East Drivers in Mind

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, UAE, November 20, 2018:  For Middle East owners with an eye on the great outdoors, the all-new Expedition’s four-wheel-drive and Terrain Management System opens the region’s remote reaches to adventure for the entire family.   Ford Expedition has always put families first, with class-leading levels of comfort, safety and convenience and now – with its superior off-road ability plus a dedicated driving mode for sand ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda launches ‘The Great Escape' promotion

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 allows customers to buy their dream Honda vehicle, with a five-year instalment plan with zero percent interest. The offer is available across the entire Honda Sedan, SUV and MPV range, making it the best time to buy a Honda. The Al-Futtaim company is also offering 5 years unlimited mileage warranty, up to 100% finance and roadside assistance on all new cars and up to 5-year or 100,000 kms service contract on selected new car models. Trade-in ......read more

Aston Martin Lagonda celebrates opening of flagship dealership in Abu Dhabi

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 exclusive evening reception, guests mingled with senior personnel from Aston Martin, including Dan Balmer, President, Aston Martin Lagonda Middle East, North Africa & Turkey and David King, Vice President and Chief Special Operations Officer.    Aston Martin Abu Dhabi is situated in a prime location in the prestigious Etihad Towers, overlooking the beautiful Emirates Palace. The dealership boasts a state-of the-art 521m2 showroom ......read more

Audi Innovation Award Winner Announced at Dubai Design Week

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 Thrive’ and Andrea Sensoli with ‘CyRCLE’.  Dubai, November 14, 2018 –   At Dubai Design Week, Audi Middle East announced the third winner of the Audi Innovation Award. Elias El Soueidi from Lebanon, with his project ‘ R2R’, took home the winning trophy and prize of $25,000 worth of consultancy to develop his idea, together with a trip to the Audi factory in Ingolstadt and the opportunity to meet ......read more

Jaguar F-Type Rally Cars Celebrate 70 Years of Sports Car Heritage

 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 and Alpine rallies Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2018:   Jaguar has developed two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars, with design cues from the F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition, to continue its celebration of 70 years of sports car heritage since the XK 120 was revealed in 1948.   The one-off F-TYPE rally cars also pay homage to the legendary Jaguar XK 120 registered ‘NUB 120’ which, in the early ......read more

Audi Middle East Announce Third Audi Innovation Award

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 and to give Innovation Talk  Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018:  The Audi Innovation Award is now in its third year and has consistently grown in status and popularity since its inception in 2016. The first of its kind in the Middle East, the Audi Innovation Award seeks to empower local designers and inspire the region with innovative creations that can improve the way we live. It is an annual competition open to anyone residing in the ......read more

The new BMW 8 Series Convertible.

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 driving pleasure and a full-blooded open-top driving experience.  Premiere for the second model in the new BMW 8 Series luxury-class line-up: New BMW 8 Series Convertible combines dynamic flair and serene long-distance ability with a sumptuous open-top driving experience. Open-air driving pleasure for four people. Classical soft-top roof with fully electric, extremely quiet operation, minimised weight and outstanding acoustic ......read more

InMotion Ventures Invests in Arc Vector – the World's Most Advanced Electric Motorcycle

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 investment in Arc, which unveils ‘Vector’ – the world’s first fully-electric motorcycle with Human Machine Interface (HMI). Arc Vector is the most advanced electric motorcycle ever brought to market, using exotic materials, thoroughbred componentry and cutting-edge architecture, wrapped in a futuristic body.     The investment from InMotion Ventures, along with Mercia Fund Managers, the Proof of Concept & ......read more

Toyota reveals future environmental insights at the 4th International Conference on Future Mobility

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 2018:   Displaying a variety of green technologies through a sample fleet of over nine electrified vehicles including models from Toyota, Lexus, Hino trucks and Toyota Material Handling, Al-Futtaim Automotive is front and centre at this year's International Conference on Future Mobility, being the Headline  Sponsor for what has grown to become one of the region’s biggest sustainability forums.   Featuring a hydrogen ......read more

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Al-Futtaim Toyota says BYE. BYE. BUY on select 2018 models…

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 07, 2018:  Whether you are in the market for the mighty Land Cruiser, the practical and reliable Camry or the nippy Yaris city car, there are exceptional deals to be had on a range of 2018 Toyota vehicles this October.  Available for a limited period of time ‘Bye. Bye. Buy’ is Al-Futtaim Toyota’s latest campaign, and it ......read more

Winners Announced at the Land Rover Born Awards Global Final 2018…

Six global winners, three special prizes from 47 regional winners Eighth annual Land Rover BORN Awards held at The Design Museum, London Honouring creative intelligence in six categories: architecture, interiors, sport, fashion, mobility and technology The 2019 awards theme announced as ‘Desire’ Online registration now open for Land Rover BORN Awards 2019 Dubai, United ......read more

Limited Edition 755 Hp Ford F-150 Shelby Debuts in UAE…

Powerful vehicle now available at Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors Dubai, UAE, October 07, 2018:  The Ford F-150 vehicle line up in the UAE received a powerful boost with the Limited Edition Shelby version with 755 HP arriving at Al Tayer Motors’ showrooms in Dubai & the Northern Emirates, and Premier Motors’ showrooms in Abu Dhabi. A limited number of vehicles are ......read more

Meet the Ferrari 488 Pista Spider: the highest performance Prancing Horse drop-top ever…

 Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018:  After its world premiere at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®, the new special series Ferrari 488 Pista Spider has made its European debut at the Paris Motor Show. The 50th drop-top model to be introduced by the Prancing Horse is also the most powerful series production spider in Ferrari history, with an unprecedented weight/power ratio of ......read more

“2019 International Truck of the Year Award” goes to the new Ford Trucks tractor F-MAX!…

Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018:  F-MAX, the new tractor that Ford Trucks launched at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018, has won the “2019 International Truck of the Year”. The competition was adjudicated by a panel of independent judges, comprising leading specialised journalists from 23 European countries.  The new Ford Trucks tractor F-MAX, which was launched at IAA ......read more

Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2: the first in a new concept of limited series ‘Icona' cars…

Models inspired by the Sports cars that made history Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018:   The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 are the forerunners in a new concept, known as ‘Icona’ (Icon), that taps into a leitmotif of the most evocative cars in the company’s history to create a new segment of special limited series cars for clients and collectors. The intention is to use ......read more

Cadillac Escalade: 20 Years on the Road…

Segment-leading icon celebrates its history of innovation Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018:  Since its public debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in August 1998, the Cadillac Escalade has become a cultural phenomenon and defined the full-size luxury SUV segment.    Escalade quickly grew to dominate its segment in the US, leading in total sales since 2014 ......read more

Abu Dhabi Motors expands its unparalleled range of Bespoke Rolls-Royce Motor Cars with arrival of ...…

Adamas and Luminary Collections take ‘Bespoke’ to new heights  Abu Dhabi, UAE; 02 October 2018:   Abu Dhabi Motors, the sole authorised dealer of Rolls-Royce vehicles in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, has welcomed two limited edition Collections to its award-winning showroom. Expanding its unparalleled range of premium and Bespoke vehicles, the arrival of the Adamas and ......read more

Nissan Refreshes MY19 Patrol with Bold New Look…

110% year-on-year increase in sales of Nissan Patrol in the UAE in Q1 of fiscal year MY19 model available in two new stylish colours and with refreshed exterior accessories Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 01 October 2018:   Nissan Middle East has unveiled the latest updates to the Nissan Patrol MY19 in the UAE, with two bold new colours added to the line-up, along with ......read more

The new Ford Trucks tractor unveiled: The 2019 International Truck of the Year (ITOY) Winner…

All New Ford Trucks F-MAX is ready to offer comfort, Power & Efficiency, and Cutting-Edge Technology  The F-MAX, the all-new tractor developed by Ford Trucks, launched at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 in Hanover, Germany.  In its global debut, the F-MAX also won the prestigious International Truck of the Year award.  The newly designed 2.5m cabin combines ......read more

Ford F-150: The Middle East's Best 4x4 Full-Size Pickup Truck by Far…

Tougher, smarter and more capable 2018 F-150 is built to take on the region’s toughest terrain New engines and powertrain combinations offer best in class performance 2018 F-150 debuts Co-Pilot 360 package of safety technologies Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018:  With class-leading power, smart technology and unrivaled capability and safety features, the Ford F-150 is built ......read more

GMC Acadia All-Terrain Pro Tips…

The mid-size crossover takes the path less travelled, thanks to a blend of professional-grade capability and premium appointments   Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018:   The GMC Acadia All-Terrain mid-size crossover is aimed at helping adventurous and thrill-seeking drivers stray from the beaten path while remaining confident and connected. This family-friendly SUV provides ......read more

Al Masaood to support the operations of Special Olympics World Games 2019…

Abu Dhabi, 26 September 2018: Al Masaood, one of the leading family businesses in Abu Dhabi, will be supporting the transport logistics of the Special Olympics World Games, which will be hosted for the first time in the Middle East in March 2019. The leading UAE-based conglomerate has signed an agreement with the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi, to ......read more

9 Ways Motorola's Changed in 90 Years – Before and After…

Dubai, UAE, 25 September, 2018:  In sweet home Chicago on September 25, 1928 brothers Paul and Joseph Galvin incorporated Motorola’s founding company, Galvin Manufacturing Corporation, with only one product and five employees. Flash forward through #90yearsmotorola and there’s no doubt we have transformed the tech industry. Join us as we travel back through 90 years of innovation ......read more

Jaguar XE Sets Lap Record at Forgotten Grand Prix Circuit…

Jaguar XE sports saloon establishes lap record for a production saloon at the original Circuit de Charade, Clermont Ferrand Record set on first flying lap of the former GP circuit for 30 years Vincent Radermecker piloted an XE 300 SPORT around the 8km, 48 turn track in 4min 09sec at an average speed of 116kmh (72mph) 300 SPORT model is powered by a 300PS 2.0-litre Ingenium petrol ......read more

Maserati honoured for outstanding design: Readers of auto motor und sport put Ghibli first…

Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2018:   The readers' choice "autonis - the best design novelty 2018" of auto motor und sport, the renowned German car magazine, is always a special indicator of the design capabilities of a car brand. During this year's prestigious vote, readers chose the Maserati Ghibli as their number 1 in its “upper-class” segment with more ......read more

Pirelli P Zero World Opens in Monte Carlo: Tyre Excellence in the World's Capital of Luxury Cars…

Pirelli’s Third Flagship Store Now Opens Its Doors: Next Up Is Dubai at the Beginning of 2019 Pirelli Design Mv Agusta Dragster 800 Rr Also Makes Its World Debut at the Monaco P Zero World Launch UAE, Dubai, September 24, 2018 –   Just a few metres from the Portier corner on the Monaco Grand Prix circuit, which Formula 1 cars go through at 80kph in first gear ......read more

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ: The pinnacle of Lamborghini V12 super sports cars…

The new generation of the iconic V12 Lamborghini flagship,  limited to 900 units Nürburgring-Nordschleife lap record for production cars:  6:44.97 minutes  New design features focused on aerodynamic performance  Naturally-aspirated V12 engine, 770 hp, four-wheel drive  and four-wheel steering for technical supremacy Lightweight materials, racing solutions ......read more

Ferrari Proudly Pays Tribute to the Portofino in the Middle East…

New video campaign links the beauty of the Portofino with the unique values of the Middle East    Dubai, 23 September 2018 –   Ferrari pays tribute to the deep-rooted characteristics and unique values of the Middle East with a new ‘Portofino’ campaign; a breathtaking series of videos showcasing the attributes of four Middle Eastern countries, as ......read more

The vintage cars with a high-tech secret…

Dubai, UAE, September 23, 2018:   While most vintage car enthusiasts seek to return vehicles to their former glory, Jonathan Ward prizes and preserves the beauty in their decay, while hiding some high tech secrets under the hood. Ward is the founder of ICON, a California-based company that reimagines classic SUVs like Toyota FJs and Ford Broncos with modern tech and ......read more

The New Generation MG6 Arrives in the Middle East…

Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018:  MG Motor has confirmed that its stylish all-new MG6 sedan will be launched in the Middle East in late October this year. The all-new MG6 is the latest model from the British-born automotive brand, which is enjoying a major resurgence in popularity across the region as its expanding new product line-up continues to attract a rapidly increasing number of ......read more

The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 unveiled – the first models in a new concept of limited-edition ...…

Iconic cars whose sophisticated design and engineering is inspired by legendary Ferrari Sports cars of the past    Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018:  The new Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 have been unveiled in occasion of the company’s Capital Market’s Day at the factory in Maranello. These limited-edition special-series cars are the first in a new segment called ......read more

Maserati is the official car of the 41st Cannes Yachting Festival…

Maserati is the official car of the Cannes Yachting Festival for the second consecutive year The entire Maserati MY19 range is on show at the Trident Brand’s Lounge Exclusive “Drive & Sail” programme combining driving sessions with experiences on board Maserati Multi 70 with Giovanni Soldini Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018:  For the second consecutive year, ......read more

Al-Futtaim Toyota swoops another win at the Filipino Times Awards…

Toyota wins Most Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year at The 2018 Filipino Times Awards  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Toyota, leader in sustainable mobility in the UAE since 2008, took home “Most Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year” award at The 2018 Filipino Times Awards. The unanimous win came following a rigorous round of voting ......read more

Cadillac XT4 Delivers Dynamic Driving Experience…

New turbocharged propulsion system and advanced chassis systems drive performance, efficiency and agility Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018:  Cadillac’s first-ever XT4 leverages the brand’s legacy of technology leadership to reward drivers and passengers with a responsive and refined driving experience.    “The new Cadillac XT4 brings a new vitality to ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda launches ‘Explore the Ultimate' promotion all through September…

Dubai, September 16, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched ‘Explore the Ultimate’ promotion across all its showrooms in the UAE making it easier for customers to purchase their dream car. The campaign, which runs all through September, covers the entire Honda sedan, SUV  ......read more

New Homologations for Pirelli Tyres…

Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018:   The robustness of a BMW X-model, combined with the power of a sports car and the aesthetics of a coupé: this is the second generation of the BMW X4 pre-sented at its premiere at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.   The dynamic side lines and coupé-like roof line give the BMW X4 a sporty silhouette. This is additionally reinforced by the wide ......read more

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 Sets New Speed Record…

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 confirms status as the world’s fastest production sedan with a new lap record in the USA Driver Randy Pobst clocked 1min 37.54sec in Project 8 on the 2.2-mile course at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Monterey, California Achievement follows the Nürburgring Nordschleife production sedan lap record of 7min 21.23sec set in November 2017 XE SV Project 8 is the ......read more

Al-Futtaim Toyota's Upgrade campaign brings back the hottest car deals…

Receive a car upgrade worth up to AED63,000 when purchasing a Toyota this month Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 11, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Toyota, leader in sustainable mobility in the UAE since 2008, is bringing back its much anticipated Upgrade campaign on a host of SUVs including the legendary Toyota Land Cruiser, Parado, RAV4, Fortuner and FJ Cruiser. Available across ......read more

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Takes the Luxury of Privacy to a New Level…

10th September 2018, Dubai - UAE: As the world’s leading luxury brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is best placed to understand and harness the many different possibilities of luxury for its influential clients. Throughout history the power brokers and history makers have negotiated some of the most historical agreements in confidence thanks to the ‘luxury of privacy’ afforded to ......read more

‘Unseen Potential' - Art from Scrap and Discarded Parts…

Al Tayer Motors to stage unique art exhibit featuring creations by technicians  Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2018:  Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships representing Ford, Lincoln, Jaguar, Land Rover, Maserati, Ferrari and Ford Trucks, is staging a unique exhibit of some truly stunning works of art made by recycling discarded automobile parts and scrap ......read more

Audi headed for the future with Formula E and DTM…

Brand confirms factory commitments in Formula E and DTM top-caliber series Fans to see fully electric motorsport and popular touring car races Board Member for Technical Development Mertens: Increased reference to production development Dubai, UAE, September 09, 2018:   In 2019, Audi will continue to compete with electric power in motorsport. At the same time, the ......read more

The new Audi A7 Sportback: Sporty face of Audi in the luxury class now available in the Middle East…

Four-door coupe embodies progressiveness in design and technology All-digital control system, comprehensive connectivity and mild hybrid technology Gran Turismo with enhanced handling and more long-distance comfort Dubai, 6th September 2018 -   The new A7 Sportback represents the new Audi design language and delivers on the design promise made by the prologue concept car ......read more

Luxurious all-new 2019 Toyota Avalon infuses admired confidence…

Daring styling with a smart package to support a distinguishable personality  Newly developed 8-speed automatic transmission with 3.5L V6 Engine realizing class-top power performance and fuel efficiency Innovative features and Toyota Safety Sense package to enhance passenger comfort and safety  Wireless charging, Head-up Display and premium audio with ‎14-speaker JBL ......read more

Hyundai Motor Company Completes South Korea's First Domestic Autonomous Truck Highway Journey…

Dubai, UAE, September 04, 2018:  Hyundai Motor Company’s Xcient truck has completed a 40km autonomously navigated highway journey, the first to take place in South Korea. The semi-trailer truck, which has a maximum load capacity of 40 tons, was semi-equipped with a Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) standard Level 3 autonomous driving system, enabling it to steer, accelerate or ......read more

Jaguar Land Rover's Virtual Eyes Look at Trust in Self-Driving Cars…

Self-driving pods have large ‘virtual eyes’ to interact with other road users Intelligent pods make ‘eye contact’ with pedestrians to signal intent Engineers work with psychologists to understand human trust in self-driving vehicles Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 02 September 2018:   Jaguar Land Rover has fitted ‘virtual eyes’ to ......read more

ALFAHIM's Central Motors & Equipment introduces established European tyre-maker TAURUS to UAE…

Vehicle services firm extends its range of affordable and premium tyre brands. Abu Dhabi company introduces established European tyre-maker to UAE. Abu Dhabi, September 02, 2018:  Central Motors and Equipment (CM&E) has announced the addition of TAURUS tyres to its extensive portfolio of high-quality automotive products and parts.   CM&E, an automotive ......read more

Al Masaood Automobiles supports Al Ain Championship for Rmdha Challenge Round 2 as main sponsor…

Abu Dhabi, September 01, 2018: Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Nissan, Infiniti and Renault in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and the Western Region, announced that it is the main sponsor of the exciting Round 2 of Al Ain Championship for Rmdha Challenge, the popular Bedouin sport event in the UAE. This year’s challenge in Al Ain was held on September 01, 2018 under the patronage ......read more

Land Rover on the Trail of London's Endangered Rhinos…

Land Rover has created a unique rhino design in Trafalgar Square, London, as part of the Tusk Rhino Trail Gerry McGovern, Land Rover’s Chief Design Officer, is one of 21 internationally respected artists and designers to embellish one of the 1.2m-long rhinos Project aims to raise funds for the conservation of this endangered species with a   charity auction on 9 October and ......read more

E-lectric! Jaguar Classic Will Build Zero-Emissions E-types…

Zero-emissions conversions for iconic sports car get production go-ahead Production follows successful debut of E-type Zero concept in 2017 Latest concept made US debut at California’s Monterey Car Week Prospective clients invited to contact Jaguar Classic with expressions of interest  Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28 August 2018:   Following an overwhelmingly ......read more

All-new 2019 Lexus ES ushers a new era of performance and sophistication…

UAE-first, Hybrid Electric model F-SPORT Model newly introduced to the ES lineup United Arab Emirates, Dubai, August 27, 2018:   Long known for its unparalleled comfort, refinement and luxury appointments, the seventh-generation Lexus ES builds on its strengths with an all-new platform and is now available through the Al-Futtaim Lexus network in the UAE, the largest ......read more

Vans Featuring Bosch's Newest Electric Powertrain to Roll Out in 2019…

Bosch solution makes electrical powertrains for delivery vehicles cheaper and more efficient. Huge market potential: UAE’s light commercial vehicle market set to grow by 8.25 per cent by 2022. Dubai, UAE, August 27, 2018:  Bosch is launching eCityTruck, an electrical powertrain suitable for the vast majority of delivery vehicles. The first vehicles to feature the new electric ......read more

Hyundai to Strengthen SUV Line-up with Fourth Generation Santa Fe…

Powerful SUV with best-in-class safety and exceptional roominess New model builds on the company’s strong SUV heritage Elegant design includes signature Cascading Grille and Composite Light Innovative safety features make advanced technology more accessible. Dubai, UAE, August 19, 2018:  Hyundai’s New-generation Santa Fe is set to arrive in Africa and Middle East ......read more

Middle East factories could be the ‘world's best' say leading automation solutions suppliers…

New technologies and Industry 4.0 key for future manufacturing success according to SPS Automation Middle East exhibitors Dubai, UAE, August 19, 2018:  Middle East factories could be some of the most advanced in the world in the coming years, with global automation suppliers saying regional government investment in new technologies and Industry 4.0 could play a key role in the future of ......read more

The new BMW X7 undergoes endurance tests under extreme conditions.…

Prototypes of the first Sports Activity Vehicle for the luxury segment demonstrate their supreme versatility during test drives at the polar circle, on desert tracks and on the highway. Dubai, UAE, August 15, 2018:  The Sports Activity Vehicle is heading for the luxury segment. And on its way there it is undergoing a true endurance test marathon. An equally extensive and diverse test ......read more

SAIC Motor continues to climb the Fortune 500 List…

Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2018:  SAIC Motor has achieved its highest ever position on the Fortune 500 list, ranking first among Chinese auto companies. Appearing on the prestigious list for a 14th consecutive year, SAIC Motor has been ranked No. 36 by US-based Fortune magazine, five places higher than the previous year. The accolade follows the brand achieving a sales revenue of 128.819 billion ......read more

Emerson Named IIoT Corporate Leader of the Year…

August 12, 2018 - Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a global automation technology and software company, has been named “IIoT Corporate Leader of the Year” by McRock Capital. The award recognizes Emerson’s unique and successful deployment of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions. Emerson’s IIoT solutions have been deployed extensively across the globe helping manufacturing ......read more

Al Masaood Automobiles elated over INFINITI ranking first in J.D. Power customer satisfaction ...…

Abu Dhabi, August 11, 2018: Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of INFINITI in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, was elated after INFINITI gained the highest score for customer satisfaction in the luxury automotive segment in the inaugural J.D. Power 2018 U.A.E. Customer Service Index (CSI) Study. The survey results have further cemented the company’s status as a provider of world-class ......read more

Al Masaood Automobiles reveals the exclusive upgrade of Nissan Patrol Titanium V8 …

Abu Dhabi, August 08, 2018: Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Nissan in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and the Western Region, recently revealed that exclusive feature upgrades have been added to the 2018 Nissan Patrol Titanium V8. The latest additions further reinforce the interior technology embedded into the top-notch, sleek vehicle, thereby solidifying anew its status as the most ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda launches Next Change programme to reward loyal customers…

Dubai, August 7, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has introduced a new programme to reward its existing customers.  The Honda Next Change programme makes it easier for existing Honda owners to trade-in their current model for a brand-new Honda. Customers purchasing through the programme will ......read more

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