Nissan Intelligent Mobility technologies merge real and virtual worlds, tap brain signals to help drivers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Nissan will share its vision for the future of mobility at CES Asia 2019 by showing technologies that access brain waves and merge the real and virtual worlds to assist drivers.
Nissan will demonstrate its innovative Invisible-to-Visible and Brain-to-Vehicle technologies and show the electric, all-wheel-drive IMs concept car at the trade show in Shanghai. Together, these displays will give customers insight into Nissan Intelligent Mobility, the brand’s vision for changing how cars are powered, driven and integrated into society.
“At Nissan, we always aim to be ahead of the curve,” said Roel De Vries, senior vice president for marketing at Nissan. ......read more
• BMW “Gen 5” eDrive technology supports future evolutions with Jaguar Land Rover
• Both companies share vision of future-oriented drive technologies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: As it develops its plans for the mobility of the future, the BMW Group is increasingly focusing on co-operations to help make next-level electrification technology more widely available to customers by the start of the coming decade.
Cooperation between car manufacturers to share know-how and resources is important as the automotive industry tackles the significant technological challenges of autonomous driving, connectivity, electrification and services (ACES).
After three years of Strategy NUMBER ONE > NEXT, the BMW Group remains firmly on track, having ......read more
• Legendary former Jaguar test driver and works racer, Norman Dewis OBE, has passed away aged 98
• Dewis was Britain’s greatest ever test driver, having developed 25 of the most significant Jaguars ever over his 33-year career
• Jaguar’s most famous models, including the Le Mans 24 Hours-winning D-type as well as the iconic E-type, were honed with Dewis’ expertise
• Dewis also set a land speed record for Jaguar and competed with a D-type at Le Mans and Goodwood during the 1950s
• Even at 98, Dewis remained a global ambassador of Jaguar and an asset to the brand legacy he helped to establish
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: The man responsible for developing some of the most iconic Jaguars ever, Norman Dewis OBE, has passed away aged 98. Over ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive distributor for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, secured another glorious year of big wins at the INFINITI Regional Aftersales Skills Contest 2019 that rewards excellence in customer service.
A platform designed by INFINITI Middle East to recognise and award INFINITI frontline brand ambassadors, the regional skills contest evaluated the competencies of the team in providing exceptional customer satisfaction and total ownership experience. Covering INFINITI service teams from across the GCC, the contest tests the level of innovation, commitment, dedication and passion that members show in enhancing customer service standards.
Arabian Automobiles INFINITI team ......read more
• British luxury carmaker’s second manufacturing facility is now producing cars
• Aston Martin St Athan is on target to go into full production in the first half of 2020
• Testing of the Aston Martin DBX continues apace
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: Aston Martin Lagonda’s second UK manufacturing plant has started to produce cars, as the latest pre-production models of the luxury British carmaker’s first SUV, the Aston Martin DBX, are built.
The 90-acre, former Ministry of Defence site at St Athan in Wales was announced as the second UK plant for Aston Martin Lagonda in early 2016 and since then the whole site, including three ‘Super Hangars’, has been transformed into a modern manufacturing facility for our hand-crafted British ......read more
• More than six in 10 European parents are distracted by kids’ back seat behaviour
• One in three admit road safety suffers; red traffic lights missed, swerving across lanes and hands off the steering wheel
• One in three parents will look for driving assistance technology on their next car
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: More than six in 10 European parents (63%) admit they struggle to fully concentrate on the road when their children are misbehaving in the car. But even more worrying is that nearly one in three adults (29%) reveal they know they’re less safe behind the wheel as a result, according to new research conducted by Nissan.
Parents say the level of distraction means they’ve taken their eyes off the road and their hands ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover and BMW are joining forces to develop next generation electric drive systems.
● Collaboration seeks to advance development of electrification technology to support transition to ACES.
● Joint investment in research & development, engineering and procurement will provide the necessary economies of scale to support increased consumer adoption of electric vehicles.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 11 June 2019: Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group today confirmed they are joining forces to develop next generation Electric Drive Units (EDUs) in a move that will support the advancement of electrification technologies, a central part of the automotive industry’s transition to an ACES (Autonomous, Connected, Electric, Shared) future.
The strategic collaboration ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 June 2019: According to the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dubai’s automotive sector is poised for growth and is expected to increase by 35 per cent between 2017 and 2021 due to the spare parts and accessories market.
A key player in the automotive sector, Diesel Technic (ME) FZE is manoeuvring itself to capitalise on this advancement. The German-headquartered group has 41,000 products covering the full range of automotive parts and accessories and has been a leading player in the GCC’s automotive and spare parts and accessories sector since 1995.
Diesel Technic, however, has not been alone in building its brand in the Middle East. Since its inception in the region, the company has received ample support from Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) by utilising ......read more
Pioneering hybrid electric vehicle recognized as finest in its class at prestigious annual award ceremony by panel of 19 independent automotive editors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 11, 2019: Lexus’ enduring commitment to excellence in engineering, innovation and driving dynamics has once again been highlighted with a prestigious industry recognition. The brand’s tireless pursuit of emotional design, exceptional comfort and class-leading performance was endorsed recently when the Lexus ES 300h was honoured in the ‘Best Midsize Luxury Sedan’ category at the 2019 Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards, one of the premier annual award ceremonies for the region’s automotive industry, which took place in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Combining class-leading handling with unparalleled luxury, the Lexus ES ......read more
• Aston Martin Racing targets GTE Pro and Am victory at Le Mans
• Team in high state of readiness ahead of FIA World Endurance Championship finale
• Le Mans-winning V8 Vantage GTE to take its final bow
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 June 2019: Aston Martin Racing heads into the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans as a serious contender for victory in the fiercely-contested GTE Pro class, as the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) Super Season reaches its climax at the legendary Circuit de la Sarthe in France this weekend (15-16 June).
Sixty years on from Aston Martin’s greatest victory, when Roy Salvadori (GB) and Carroll Shelby (USA) took Aston Martin’s only outright win at Le Mans, the crews of the Vantage GTEs once again prepare to fight. In the front-running GTE ......read more
Limited-run collector’s edition Jaguar XE SV Project 8 features discreet fixed spoiler in place of rear aerodynamic wing
600PS road-focused Touring specification delivers exceptional performance with 0-60mph in 3.3sec and top speed of 186mph (300km/h)
Production strictly limited to no more than 15 four-seat vehicles worldwide, making Touring specification the most exclusive XE SV Project 8 derivative*
Touring specification available in four signature Project 8 paint finishes, including British Racing Green and Corris Grey Satin
Future classic evokes spirit of iconic motorsport-proven Jaguar touring cars including ‘Coombs’ Mk II and ‘Broadspeed’ XJC – in the Mk II’s 60th anniversary year
For more information on the Jaguar XE SV Project 8, and ......read more
As rewarding as owning your own Lexus
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 10, 2019: Al-Futtaim Lexus has launched one of the most innovative automotive prepaid cards in the Middle East in partnership with Noor Bank, Mastercard and Flex-e-card. The Rewards by Lexus Prepaid Card, offers customers buying a new Lexus attractive cashback on the card, which can be used across Al-Futtaim Lexus Service Centres, Intersect by Lexus, along with a diverse portfolio of Al-Futtaim brands and other retail stores in the UAE.
Customers taking advantage of the Rewards by Lexus Prepaid Card will also be able to access special aftersales benefits including 25% off all parts and 20% off all labour. Other benefits include, attractive discounts at Intersect by Lexus, dining benefits at Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Crowne Plaza Dubai ......read more
● Tested by experts: New Defender undergoes testing in Kenya with Tusk to support lion conservation initiatives in Africa
● Tougher than ever: Specially camouflaged Defender prototype was used by wildlife managers to support conservation operations across the 14,000-hectare Borana Conservancy
● Unstoppable capability: New Defender was put to the test towing supplies in support of operations and fording rivers while tracking prides of lion
● Trusted partners: Land Rover has been an official partner of wildlife conservation charity, Tusk, for 15 years and 2019 is its Year of the Lion, to highlight declining lion numbers in Africa
Sunday 9 June 2019, Dubai, UAE: The new Land Rover Defender has moved a step closer to production after successfully completing a demanding testing program with ......read more
• Jaguar Land Rover reports outstanding 2018/2019 financial year results for MENA
• Jaguar’s MENA retail sales were 46 % up year-on-year, while Land Rover’s MENA retail sales were 13 % up for the same period
• The luxury manufacturer looks to maintain its growth for the 2019/2020 financial year with a series of new model launches across the region
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 May 2019: Despite all the challenges in the region’s automotive sector, luxury automotive manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover has reported an impressive increase in annual sales in MENA across its two brands for 2018/2019, compared to 2017/2018 results.
Jaguar’s MENA retail sales were up significantly by 46 %, while Land Rover MENA displayed a 13 % year-on-year ......read more
Customers can customize their dream Volvo model with multiple combinations and options
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 30 May 2019: Trading Enterprises – Volvo, the exclusive distributor of Volvo vehicles in the UAE, is now offering customers additional flexibility of configuring their Volvo vehicle with the recently launched configurator tool that is now available at volvocars.com/en-ae/build.
The car configurator tool allows customers to configure their choice of Volvo model with different engines and trim levels together with various possible combinations of colours, wheels, upholstery, exterior styling, packages and options available. The configurator offers an easy, interactive and premium experience by creating a final rendering of choices showing interior and exterior of the configured ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover researches rapid heating and cooling of the steering wheel for use with turn-by-turn navigation
● ‘Sensory steering wheel’ helps reduce driver distraction by keeping eyes on the road
● Drivers not paying attention is a major contributor to road accidents
● Thermal changes could also be used to warn of approaching junctions and roads with poor visibility
Wednesday, 29 May 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: A steering wheel developed by Jaguar Land Rover could help keep drivers’ eyes on the road – by using heat to tell drivers when to turn left or right.
The research, in partnership with Glasgow University, has created a ‘sensory steering wheel’, parts of which can be quickly heated and cooled to ......read more
Three new initiatives launched by British-born car brand after record 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 28, 2019: MG Motor has introduced three important new initiatives in the Middle East this year as the car brand looks to build on its growing popularity across the region. The launches of a new spare parts online system, a customer referral incentive and a free clinic/trade-in campaign are all designed to bolster awareness of the brand while contributing to increased levels of customer satisfaction.
MG has been carefully working on improving its customer service standards – in February this year, the brand’s Customer Service Index (CSI) rating hit 90 percent, significantly up from the 2018 figure of 73 percent. Providing further peace of mind, all new MG cars come with a six ......read more
May 28, 2019: The 2019 Genesis G70’s exquisite attention to detail has contributed to it being named as the ‘Best Luxury Sedan’ by Sport Motor, KSA. The magazine announces a list of best car awards each year to recognize remarkable vehicles with judging criteria that involves the evaluation of essential features, unique design display, and functionality that enhances user experience.
The award-winning Genesis G70 has been recognized by magazines both regionally and internationally, as well as by review boards, winning ‘Car of the Year’ by the Motor Trend and ‘North American Car of the Year’ by an independent jury from North America. These accolades are testament to Genesis creating the finest automobiles and related products and services for driving connoisseurs around the ......read more
The Ferrari engine also takes Performance Engine of the Year and two other categories
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: The 21st edition of the International Engine & Powertrain of the Year has seen Ferrari triumph again, taking the overall title with its 720-cv, 3.9-litre V8 for the fourth year running, a feat never achieved by any other engine in the history of the awards.
The 3902 cc V8 engine that powers the 488 GTB, 488 Spider, 488 Pista and 488 Pista Spider took the overall honours and also the Performance Engine award.
With this year’s change from capacity categories to power output categories, to ensure a fairer judging of hybrid powertrains, Ferrari’s V8 took a further two categories: the same engine was voted the best power unit over 650 PS, while the 3855 cc version that powers ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars unveiled its latest Collection Car, Wraith Eagle VIII, on the shores of Lake Como at this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, 24-26 May. Created by the Bespoke Collective at the House of Rolls-Royce, a Collection of just 50 Wraith Eagle VIII motor cars will tell the epic tale of one of the most pivotal moments of the 20th century.
Captain John Alcock and Lieutenant Arthur Brown braved uncharted skies to make the first non-stop transatlantic flight in June, 1919. Contemporaries of Sir Henry Royce, Alcock and Brown flew non-stop from St. John’s, Newfoundland to Clifden, Ireland in a modified First World War Vickers Vimy bomber aircraft. The bi-plane was powered by twin 20.3 litre, 350 bhp, Rolls-Royce Eagle VIII engines. It ......read more
Ott Tänak and GAZOO Racing World Rally Team dominate track to claim second win of the season in round six of the 2019 World Rally Championship
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team and driver Ott Tänak clinched their second victories of the season recently at the inaugural Rally Chile in Talcahuano during the sixth round of the 2019 FIA's World Rally Championship (WRC). Tänak completed an outstanding performance in the No. 8 Toyota Yaris WRC to secure the fastest time on the rally-ending Power Stage during the demanding four-day event, gaining extra points to climb up to second place in the drivers' championship.
Tänak finished 1.3 seconds faster than anyone else in the Power Stage, as he and co-driver Martin Järveoja ......read more
With a growing market share, sales volume and presence through industry recognition at the Middle East Car of the Year Awards 2019, Renault Middle East has a positive outlook for the coming year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 26, 2019: Renault Middle East announced its first-quarter 2019 commercial results, which were strengthened by higher-quality revenue and benefits from its digital strategy and award-winning vehicles.
The first quarter results showcased Renault Middle East achieving 3.54% market share in the Middle East, a growth of +0.53 points in comparison to the same period in 2018. This in accordance saw Renault, the No 1 European brand in the Middle East, achieve a sales volume increase of 23% when compared to Q1 2018, in an overall car market slightly growing by ......read more
Berlin airfield circuit awaits Buemi and Rowland
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 23, 2019: Nissan e.dams takes its Formula E challenge to Germany this week with the electric street racing championship staging its penultimate European round at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport.
Nissan heads to the German capital following its best Formula E result to date in Monaco on May 11 where Oliver Rowland earned his third pole position of the season and finished on the podium in second place. Sebastien Buemi backed that up with a fifth-place finish.
As the market leader for electric vehicles in Europe, Nissan is using Formula E to demonstrate the power and performance of its electric vehicle technology – a key part of the company’s Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision.
The Nissan LEAF was the best-selling ......read more
● I-PACE wins Best Electric Powertrain, Best New Engine, and the 350 to 450PS category at The International Engine + Powertrain of the Year Awards
● State-of-the-art 90kWh Lithium-ion battery delivers range of up to 292 miles (WLTP) and can charge from 0-80% in only 40 minutes (100kW DC)
● Two light, compact and efficient electric motors generate a combined output of 400PS and 696Nm of torque together with all-wheel drive traction
● Electrifying performance with 0-60mph in just 4.5 seconds
● Winners announced at the Engine Expo + The Powertrain Technology Show, Stuttgart
● The Jaguar I-PACE is available to order now, priced from £60,9951 in the UK, and can be configured at www.jaguar.com
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 23, 2019: The all-electric Jaguar ......read more
‘Go anywhere’ premium compact SUV embodies Land Rover spirit of Discovery
• New Discovery Sport: The world’s most versatile compact 5+2 SUV has been updated with the latest user-friendly technology and more efficient, electrified engines
• Transformed Interior: Premium cabin delivers great levels of craftsmanship and comfort, while updated exterior enhances distinctive Discovery design
• Versatile by design: Practical 5+2 seating enhanced with 40:20:40 second row seats – providing 24 possible seat configurations – offer more flexibility for family adventures
• Efficient hybrid-electric power: 48-volt MHEV, 3-cylinder PHEV or three- and four-cylinder Ingenium petrol and diesel engines deliver increased customer choice
• RDE2 certified: New Discovery Sport (as ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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, ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 25, 2019: At the 10th annual Dubai Municipality’s ‘Car Free Day’, Al-Futtaim Automotive displayed several of its current and future green technologies, including the Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) sustainable power terrains. Through a fleet of Toyota Camry HEV, the Mirai FCEV and the Lexus ES Hybrid Platinum giving ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 25, 2019: UAE Team Emirates’ young Slovenian talent Tadej Pogacar shone as brightly as the Portuguese sunshine yesterday, closing out the five day Tour of the Algarve by winning the General Classification (GC) in the team’s first stage race win of the season.
Still wearing the yellow leader’s jersey that he earned on stage two, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 February 2019: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi witnessed approximately one hundred Ferrari owners drive their luxury vehicles through the park on Saturday, February 23.
Ferrari owners and collectors from all over the world came together under the iconic red roof of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi as part of the UAE’s first Ferrari Cavalcade. Park guests admired the stunning designs of ......read more
Sales campaign saw a lucky customer enjoy double the joy with a second Sierra as a prize
February 24, 2019 - Abu Dhabi. GMC Bin Hamoodah Auto – the official dealer of the premium American auto brand in the emirate of Abu Dhabi has achieved record sales of the Sierra model with the premium lightweight pickup truck representing half of the total sales in the final quarter of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 21, 2019: BMW M GmbH is expanding its high-performance model line-up to include models in the mid-size Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segments for the first time.
The BMW X3 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 l/100 km [26.9 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 239 g/km*) and BMW X4 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 ......read more
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship season, in second place, to take his second podium of the season after his win in Ad Diriyah (KSA)
February 17th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of ......read more
DHL is announced as Global Logistics Partner of the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race series ahead of the Mexico City race
The Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY is the world’s first all-electric production-based series and supports the ABB FIA Formula E Championship
Nine races remaining until Jaguar crowns winner of inaugural series
DHL has been Jaguar Land Rover’s lead logistics ......read more
New Bentayga Speed is world’s fastest production SUV
Top speed of 190 mph (306 km/h); 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 3.9 secs
6.0-litre W12 develops 635 PS (626 bhp), 900 Nm (664 lb.ft) of torque
Bespoke revisions to Sport mode provide more dynamic drive
Purposeful styling matches performance credentials
Unique cabin features first use of Alcantara trim in Bentayga
Enhanced ......read more
Lincoln sales were up six per cent across the GCC in 2018; Navigator sales triple, with 30 per cent of customers opting for top of the range Presidential Line
Impressive growth has been led by the luxury marque’s utilities, with new models in the pipeline for the Middle East
DUBAI, U.A.E., February 14, 2019 – Lincoln continued its ascent up the market share ......read more
New six-cylinder Ingenium petrol engine to debut on Range Rover Sport
Mild hybrid electric engine system reduces emissions
New engine technology optimises performance and fuel economy
Designed in-house using the company’s flexible engine architecture
Manufactured at Jaguar Land Rover’s UK Engine Manufacturing Centre
Dubai, United Arab ......read more
$160 million investment supports economic growth and job creation as Nissan expands in Africa to meet rising demand
Dubai, UAE (Feb. 14, 2019) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Groupe Hasnaoui will invest a total of $160 million in a new Nissan vehicle plant in Algeria to meet growing customer demand in the country and across Africa.
The two companies will set up a joint venture in coming ......read more
Dubai UAE, 12 February 2019 – Today, at its offices in Via Ciro Menotti, Modena, Harald J. Wester, CEO of Maserati S.p.A., met with Palma Costi, Emilia-Romagna Regional Government Councillor for Productive Activities, and the Mayor of Modena, Gian Carlo Muzzarelli. Meetings were also held with union representatives during the afternoon.
The meetings re-affirmed the strategic ......read more
February 12th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
BMW presents a special edition model of the new luxury sports car limited worldwide to 400 units – exclusive exterior and interior trim with specific design features by BMW Individual.
The new BMW 8 Series Coupe is able in a unique way to inspire with its dynamic driving characteristics, whilst at the same time fascinating with ......read more
The Premiere took place at the headlining event of the winter sports calendar, where pirelli and audi are main sponsors
February 7, 2019 United Arab Emirates: The new Pirelli Ice Zero 2 studded tyres made their debut in an exclusive preview on the roads of the World Skiing Championships at Are in Sweden, where Pirelli is the main sponsor. Pirelli in fact equips the Audi e-tron cars used ......read more
Aston Martin Lagonda stand hosts global debut for new Lagonda All-Terrain Concept
First glimpse of the luxury brand’s first production model driven by zero emission powertrain technologies
Core sportscar range represented by Vantage, DB11 AMR and DBS Superleggera
Vantage and DBS Superleggera showcase bespoke personalization skills of Q by Aston Martin
Visit Aston Martin ......read more
The Cadillac XT4 is the brand’s first compact SUV to debut in the fastest-growing luxury segment
All XT4 models feature an all-new Cadillac 2.0L Turbo engine
Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience
The Cadillac XT4 marks the brand’s SUV model range expansion and new product offensive
February 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE– ......read more
All 2018 targets met or exceeded
Total shipments of 9,251 units, up +10.2%
Net revenues of Euro 3,420 million, up +0.1% or +3.2% at constant currency
Dubai UAE, February 06, 2019 – Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) (“Ferrari” or the “Company”) announced its consolidated preliminary results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, ......read more
Velar: The world’s most beautiful mid-size SUV is taken to the next level with the exclusive SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition
Refined for every occasion: Building on Velar’s elegant simplicity with heightened levels of luxury and comfort that provide a rewarding experience on every journey
Exceptional Performance: Supercharged 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine seamlessly ......read more
Until Feb. 15, gain from the unprecedented value offer on Kia Mohave, Sorento, Sportage, Soul and Cadenza cars
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 February 2019: Al Majid Motors Company, the automotive division of the Juma Al Majid Holding Group and an exclusive distributor for Kia Motors in the UAE, is offering an unprecedented bonanza for Kia customers, with a straight-off AED10,000 ......read more
Al-Futtaim Toyota offers free insurance and cashback worth up to AED 10,000 on a wide range of 2019 Toyota models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 05, 2019: For the month of February, Al-Futtaim Toyota is offering customers purchasing a new Toyota free insurance and cashback worth up to AED 10,000 with the Toyota Rewards Card, the regions 1st automotive rewards card launched in ......read more
VIP event marks start of year of activity to celebrate Bentley’s Centenary
Historic EXP 2 accompanied by all-new Continental GT Convertible at Retromobile in Porte de Versailles
Global programme of classic and heritage events to run across 2019
Dubai, UAE, February 05, 2019: As Bentley enters its Centenary year, the oldest remaining and first racing model – EXP 2 ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 February 2019: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, rewarded Pruthvi C.R. Devarinti, with an instant cash prize of AED50,000, when he purchased a new Renault Duster, as part of the Renault Dubai Shopping Festival promotion.
Arabian ......read more
Smooth ride comfort and unshakable stability with enhanced sportiness for business and leisure
Generous, elegant interior, touch operating concept and high-tech navigation
Dynamic quattro drive for agile handling and best traction
Dubai, February 03, 2018 – Following the new Audi A8 and the new Audi A7, Audi Dubai now introduces the next generation of the Audi A6 ......read more
New exterior and interior color options now available on the brand’s 2019 crossover
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Cadillac Middle East has announced the regional arrival of the 2019 Cadillac XT5, the brand’s global best-selling mid-size luxury SUV.
Tailored for comfort and designed for all occasions, the 2019 Cadillac XT5 offers versatility with ......read more
Dubai, February 02, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched its early bird deals across showrooms in the UAE giving customers the perfect opportunity to own their dream Honda cars.
Customers can drive away in the sleek and charismatic Honda Civic starting from AED 69,900 or Honda’s best-selling midsize ......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