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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars to Expand Talented Workforce

Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018:  Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that it is recruiting for 200 new positions, all based at the company’s Head Office and Manufacturing Plant in Goodwood, West Sussex. The new roles will bring the total workforce to over 2000 for the first time, a six-fold increase on the original total when the company first opened, at Goodwood, in 2003. The new roles are available across all skilled production areas, including Wood, Leather, Assembly, Test & Finish, Paint and Logistics. The successful applicants will undergo extensive training before handbuilding the company’s model family members, including Phantom, Ghost, Wraith, Dawn and Cullinan. Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, said, “I am delighted to announce our new recruitment programme. This ......read more

W Motors and Safe City Group introduce the BEAST PATROL at GITEX: One of the most advanced police vehicles in the world

Dubai, UAE; Monday 15th October 2018 –   W Motors has launched the all-new ‘BEAST PATROL’ in partnership with Safe City Group, following the advanced technology company’s initiative to develop the most advanced police vehicle in the world. The distinctive and highly advanced BEAST PATROL was showcased for the first time at GITEX Technology Week from 14th-18th October 2018, Dubai.  The BEAST PATROL integrates distinctive and highly advanced technologies, functionality and reliability, setting a new standard for security vehicles on an international level. With the introduction of this state-of-the-art vehicle - created by its Special Project Operations Division - W Motors demonstrates that its design and manufacturing capabilities go beyond the development of hypercars. 

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Toyota's legendary King goes urban with the 2019 Land Cruiser Grand Touring Edition

With striking new design details and a comprehensive list of equipment upgrades, the new Land Cruiser Grand Touring Edition brings the king’s indomitable spirit to the city streets   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2018:   Having firmly positioned itself as the King of the Desert with bullet-proof reliability and exceptional off-road abilities, the Toyota Land Cruiser also dominates the concrete jungle, as the 2019line-up sees the introduction of the ultimate urban-spec SUV, the Grand Touring edition (GT) that comes with a host of features, designed to make city driving even more fulfilling than ever before.   Adding to the existing line-up of the entry level EXR, GXR and top-of-the-line VXR, the new GT edition, available exclusively in the GXR grade with a 4.0-litre V6 or 4.6-litre V8 ......read more

Nissan to Make Official On-track Formula E Debut

Brand partnership with Shell begins at preseason test Dubai, UAE, October 14, 2018:   Nissan will make its official on-track debut and begin a new brand partnership with Royal Dutch Shell PLC when the ABB FIA Formula E championship stages its preseason test this week. The Nissan e.dams team will conduct three days of testing at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain, alongside the other 10 teams competing in the upcoming season of the all-electric racing championship. As the first Japanese company to enter Formula E, Nissan will draw on its track record of selling more than 365,000 Nissan LEAF vehicles since introducing the model in 2010. The company has used its experience building electric vehicles for the road to develop the all-new powertrain for its Formula E race car, which features a bespoke electric ......read more

The Ford F-150 Raptor: Your Ultimate Partner for Off-Road Adventure

The F-150 Raptor re-defines what it means to be the only purpose-built, high-performance off-road truck Second generation 3.5-litre twin turbo EcoBoost, producing 421 horsepower and up to 691 Nm of terrain-busting torque Raptor’s versatility as a motorway cruiser and off-roader put to the test in Omani adventure over summer DUBAI, UAE, October 10, 2018 –   Great vehicles inspire great adventure – and the Ford F-150 Raptor is the perfect tool for thrill-seekers and wanderlusters looking to explore corners of the region that lie beyond the reach of ordinary off-roaders.   With more horsepower and torque than any other truck on the market, the F-150 Raptor’s benchmark dependability and capability in extreme conditions open the frontiers to adventure.   Ford created the ......read more

Self-driving Range Rover Runs Autonomous Rings Round Coventry

First self-driving journey on challenging Coventry Ring Road completed by a Range Rover Sport Vehicle can handle junctions, slip roads and lane changes – all autonomously at 40mph speed limit Trials are part of £20 million government-funded UK Autodrive project that ends this month  Jaguar Land Rover plans to make self-driving vehicles a reality for customers within 10 years Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 10 October 2018 –   A Range Rover Sport has completed the first ever self-driving lap of one of the UK’s most challenging road layouts. A prototype self-driving Range Rover Sport handled the complex Coventry Ring Road, successfully changing lanes, merging with traffic and exiting junctions at the speed limit of 40mph.   The trial is part of the £20 million ......read more

UAE Tour Debut Edition - Logo and Trophy unveiled in Dubai

The new UAE Tour’s event identity and winner’s prize are presented in style  The Middle East’s only WorldTour race is scheduled from 24 February to 2 March 2019 Audi Al Nabooda is confirmed as the official car of the race Dubai, UAE, October 09, 2018:  In the Audi Dubai Showroom, home of Al Nabooda Automobiles, the Supreme Organising Committee of the UAE Tour have unveiled the event’s new logo and the new winner’s trophy. Both heptagonal – seven sided – shapes to reference the seven United Arab Emirates involved: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, and Umm al-Quwain. The merger between the Dubai Tour and Abu Dhabi Tour created a new seven-stage race that, in 2019, will start from Abu Dhabi and end in Dubai, while the 2020 race will reverse the route. ......read more

Lexus Design Award 2019 open for entries

Al-Futtaim Lexus invites UAE-based creators to design a better tomorrow Dubai, UAE –October 8th,  2018:   Al-Futtaim Lexus invites all UAE-based artists and creators to participate in the 7th edition of the Lexus Design Award 2019. Since its launch in 2013, the worldwide design competition has served as a platform for emerging designers and creators whose works can lead to a better future for all. The annual event attracts thousands of upcoming creative talents from around the world, who aspire to win the coveted award for innovative design excellence.  Making the world a better place through design has always been the program’s purpose, and now, in its seventh year, the Lexus Design Award 2019 makes that objective clearer than ever under the directive of ‘Design for a Better ......read more

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 offers customers unprecedented value when choosing a brand new 2018 Toyota vehicle including Land Cruiser, Prado, FJ Cruiser, RAV4, Camry, Corolla and Yaris, making car ownership easier than ever before.  Commenting on the campaign Saud Abbasi, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Toyota, said: “Toyota vehicles have earned a solid reputation for reliability and strong residual value the world over and that makes them great family cars that ......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 Arab Emirates; 07 October 2018 –   Creative greats from around the world gathered at the Design Museum for the eighth annual Land Rover BORN Awards. Honouring creative intelligence in six categories – architecture, interiors, sport, fashion, mobility and technology – the awards are a celebration of global design.    The award criteria – a product realised and available for the consumer to buy ......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 available for sale through the UAE’s official importer-dealer for Ford vehicles, which retails 24 variants of the multiple award-winning full-size pickup truck.  Also joining the line-up for the first time is the Ford F-150 Shelby Raptor Baja, said to be the ultimate off-road vehicle, giving customers a wider range of options. Off-road aficionados, looking to take to the sand dunes of the UAE in the cooler season ahead now have more ......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 1.92 kg/cv.     The Ferrari 488 Pista Spider combines the finest race-developed technological solutions with the joy of en plein air driving to deliver an exhilarating experience behind the wheel. The driver feels absolutely as one with the car in a symbiotic relationship that guarantees instantaneous responsiveness to commands and absolute control when executing even the most complex manoeuvres. This is hardly surprising as ......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 Commercial Vehicles 2018 in Hanover, Germany, has won the “2019 International Truck of the Year” award. The prestigious award of the heavy commercial vehicles industry was presented by Gianenrico Griffini, chairman of the International Truck of the Year (IToY) jury, to Haydar Yenigün, Ford Otosan General Manager at the Ford Trucks stand at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018. Members of the International Truck of the Year (IToY) jury, which ......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 a modern aesthetic to reinterpret a timeless style, with technologically advanced components and the highest performance possible through continuous innovation. The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 are inspired by barchettas of the 1950s which were driven to victory in international motor sport not just by official works team drivers from the Scuderia, but also by a legion of gentlemen drivers who, in those years, frequently found themselves wheel ......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 and for 15 of the last 20 years. In fact, each year since the Escalade was redesigned in 2015, consumers have spent about USD 3 billion or more on the model. Sales have topped more than three-quarters of a million in the US and 836,000 cumulative global sales (including ESV, EXT and Hybrid models).   Launched in the Middle East in 2000, the Escalade was an instant hit with consumers looking for luxurious full-size SUVs which are ......read more

Abu Dhabi Motors expands its unparalleled range of Bespoke Rolls-Royce Motor Cars with arrival of limited edition Collections

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 Luminary Collections further define Abu Dhabi Motors’ commitment to excellence, offering discerning customers the ultimate in Rolls-Royce luxury.  Embodying its namesake, the Adamas collection weaves a dark aesthetic of unbreakable carbon structures in its limited edition range of Black Badge Wraiths and Black Badge Dawns, curated to celebrate the darker side of contemporary craftmanship. Boasting the Spirit of Ecstasy formed in ......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 exterior accessories that are exclusive to the UAE. Tough on the outside yet welcoming on the inside, the Nissan Patrol is an all-terrain vehicle that effortlessly combines luxurious style and intelligent mobility features, with robust off-road power.    The Patrol’s ruggedly-stylish appearance and all-conquering performance has led the model to become an inseparable part of the social and cultural fabric of the Middle East. ......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 innovation with cutting-edge technology, and has a cozy but spacious feel to make our drivers feel special.  Cost of ownership is key attribute of the new F-MAX. Cost of ownership is what sets the F-Max apart from the competition, thanks to the vehicle’s powerful and efficient 12.7L E6D Ecotorq engine. Ford Trucks offers tailor-made solutions to address a range of customers’ needs and expectations.  Ford Trucks also takes ......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 to take anything the Middle East can throw at it.   The 2018 F-150 is the distillation of more than 100 years of truck development and the refinement of 42 years of F-Series leadership, making it the toughest, smartest and most capable F-150 ever. It’s also the safest, with the inclusion of Ford’s new Co-Pilot 360’s suite of driver assist technologies.   Building on its proven heritage, the F-150 is ......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 premium amenities and professional-grade capability that can deliver both on-road and off-road experiences.    Available with five-, six- and seven-passenger seating configurations on both the SLE and SLT models, the 2019 Acadia All-Terrain is designed to offer great versatility, more refinement and advanced safety technologies, while featuring an efficient powertrain, a lightweight body structure and enhanced off-road ......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 and technological breakthroughs to see how we have changed from then to now. 1.) We said “goodbye” to Galvin and “hello” to Motorola Galvin Manufacturing introduced the Motorola car radio in 1930. The Motorola brand name became so popular that in 1947 Galvin Manufacturing Corporation changed its name to Motorola Incorporated. A short eight years later in 1955 the iconic Motorola batwing was born. 2.) Our 1st ......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 engine Feat follows the Nürburgring lap record set by the XE’s track-ready stablemate, the SV Project 8 Track played host to French Grand Prix in 1965, 1969, 1970 and 1972 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 25 September 2018:   The Jaguar XE has followed the SV Project 8 performance saloon onto the track by setting a unique lap record, this time around a long-forgotten Grand Prix circuit in France.   The 8km Circuit de ......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 than 20 percent of the 11,990 votes. Overall, readers of auto motor und sport had around 90 models to choose from. The Ghibli sedan is one of the most important models within the Maserati range. The sporty four-door car has contributed significantly to the success of Maserati all over the world. Its dynamic appearance is shaped by the coupe-like silhouette and the large radiator grille derived from the legendary Maserati A6 GCS ......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 before charging into the famous tunnel, Pirelli launches its latest P Zero World store. This is the flagship boutique that takes its name from Pirelli’s signature range of ultra high performance tyres. Both the tyres for the world’s most desirable road cars as well as those for Formula 1 are named P Zero, underlining the Italian firm’s sporting heritage. The new Monte Carlo store is the third P Zero World store to be opened in total ......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 and ALA 2.0  for best handling performance  0-100km/h in 2.8 seconds, top speed over 350 km/h Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018:   The distillation of extraordinary design, groundbreaking technologies and the ultimate in handling, performance and driver enjoyment, the Aventador SVJ creates pure driving perfection, taking the concept of a super sports car to a new dimension.    The new Aventador SVJ, ......read more

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Range Rover Velar Named Most Beautiful Car in the World…

Range Rover Velar named World Car Design of the Year at 2018 World Car Awards Victory announced at New York International Auto Show Velar features unique combination of design excellence and engineering integrity Takes over from Jaguar F-PACE, which won the award last year Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 29 March 2018: The Range Rover Velar has been judged the most beautifully ......read more

Bosch is turning the car into a lifesaver…

Beginning March 31, connected vehicles with eCall will automatically call for help in an accident     Thanks to the automatic eCall, emergency responders can arrive at the scene of an accident up to twice as fast     eCall service from Bosch speaks 16 languages     The telematics eCall plug is the retrofit eCall solution for all vehicles     ......read more

Refinement Ventures Off-Road with All-New Sierra AT4…

Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2018:   GMC redefines the off-road space by introducing the all-new 2019 Sierra AT4. For the first time ever, the Sierra AT4 delivers a unique formula of authentic off-road capability and innovative technology paired with premium refinement and a bold appearance expected from GMC.   “The 2019 Sierra AT4 is designed for the customer who wants an ......read more

The Jaguar F-PACE SVR : Sportscar Performance, Suv Design…

Supercharged 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine developing 550PS and 680Nm of torque  0-100km/h in 4.3 seconds (0-60mph in 4.1 seconds) with a top speed of 283km/h (176mph) SVR aerodynamic package features unique front and rear bumpers, lower body sides and rear flip spoiler to enhance cooling, reduce lift and drag and aid high-speed stability. SVR-tuned chassis features uprated dampers ......read more

Rolls-Royce Takes Bespoke to New Heights With ‘Wraith Luminary Collection'…

Limited Collection of 55 unique Rolls-Royce motor cars  First ever shooting star headliner World debut of illuminated wooden paneling  Stainless steel hand-woven fabric incorporated into cabin  Global debut of Sunburst Grey paint. Solid grey with rich copper tones Oxford English Dictionary definition Luminary: 1) A person who inspires or influences others, ......read more

Famco introduces Euro 5 emission standard Volvo Trucks in the UAE…

Move follows ESMA’s directives to import trucks that meet Euro 4 emission standards  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 27, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Company (Famco), exclusive distributor of Volvo Trucks in the UAE, recently announced the launch of the Volvo Trucks that meets Euro 5 emission standards.  The introduction of the new Euro 5 engines ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda introduces 2018 GL1800 Gold Wing in the UAE…

Dubai, March 25, 2018:   Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has introduced the 2018 Honda GL1800 Gold Wing.  Since its introduction as a naked 1000cc machine in 1975, the Honda Goldwing has always been the ultimate in two-wheeled travel. It is a motorcycle that has been very much on its own journey, growing ......read more

Special Edition Maserati Quattroporte GTS ‘Nerissimo' arrive at Al Tayer Motors showrooms in the UAE…

Dubai, UAE, March 25, 2018:  Limited units of the Maserati Quattroporte GTS GranSport ‘Nerissimo’ Special Edition cars have arrived at official importer-dealer Al Tayer Motors showrooms in the UAE   Only 50 of the Limited Edition vehicles are being made specifically for the Middle East region and Japan. One of the cars is currently on display at the Al Tayer Motors ......read more

Al Furat to set up AED 20 million auto body building unit…

Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2018:  Industrial refrigeration specialist company Al Furat has announced the setting up of a unit to build a wide range of vehicle bodies. The new unit, being developed as part of the business diversification of the thirty-year-old company, will help build trailers, semi-trailers, curtain side semi-trailers, low bed trailers, municipal utility equipment and ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda hosts members of Honda UAE Club to celebrate launch of all-new Accord…

Dubai, March 19, 2018:   To celebrate the launch of the all-new 2018 Honda Accord, Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, hosted at its Dubai Festival City showroom members of the Honda UAE Club.   During the event, product experts from Al-Futtaim Honda highlight some of the key features of the new Accord ......read more

Nissan powers Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge for 15th year…

Manufacturer extends one of Middle East motor sport’s longest running partnerships Dubai, UAE, 15 March, 2018:   One of the longest running partnerships in Middle East motor sport has entered its 15th year with the approach of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge Powered by Nissan, which turns the focus of the cross country rallying world on the UAE capital again later this ......read more

Nissan's e-POWER technology wins environmental award…

Energy Conservation Center Japan recognizes innovative drive system for helping reduce CO2 emissions Dubai, United Arab Emirates (15 March 2018) –   Nissan’s e-POWER electric powertrain technology, which helped make the Nissan Note Japan’s best-selling compact car last year, has won a prestigious Japanese environmental award for its contributions to reducing CO2 ......read more

GMC sets a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title in partnership with Abu Dhabi Police…

The ‘largest parade of GMC cars’ title was achieved during GCC Traffic Week Leading the parade, a GMC Sierra flew the flag of Year of Zayed as it cruised Yas Marina Circuit Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 15, 2018:  As part of the GCC Traffic Week (11-15 March), GMC Middle East set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title, for the ‘largest parade of GMC cars’, in ......read more

Al Fahim to provide 85 vehicles to Special Olympics IX MENA Games Abu Dhabi 2018…

Sponsorship includes 70 Mercedes Benz and 15 Jeep Grand Cherokee cars    14th March, 2018, ABU DHABI:  UAE-based conglomerate, ALFAHIM, has been confirmed as an official sponsor of Special Olympics IX MENA Games Abu Dhabi 2018 at a signing ceremony in Abu Dhabi today.   As part of the agreement the family-run ALFAHIM will provide 85 vehicles, made up of 70 Mercedes-Benz ......read more

FAMCO launches Volvo Trucks Advanced Safety Features in UAE…

Volvo Trucks commitment to safety helps drive the success of customers business by putting the well-being of drivers and their families first. Volvo Truck’s attention to safety lowers insurance costs related to accidents and reduces cargo loss and downtime due to accidents Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 13, 2018:  Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Company (FAMCO) has announced the ......read more

Al-Futtaim Honda launches 10th generation Honda Accord…

Dubai, March 12, 2018:  Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has announced the launch of the all-new 2018 Honda Accord.   The all-new Accord is the 10th generation of Honda’s perennially best-selling midsize sedan.    All-new from the ground up, the 2018 Accord is built on a new platform ......read more

Luxury First: Range Rover Sv Coupé Debuts at Geneva Motor Show…

Land Rover has created the world’s first full-size luxury SUV coupé – a seductive limited-edition two-door Range Rover  Beautifully curated interiors set new standards for materials and craftsmanship, with extensive personalization options for SV Coupé clients  565PS and 700Nm 5.0-litre Supercharged V8 petrol powertrain makes SV Coupé the fastest-ever full-size Range ......read more

W Motors at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show…

Fenyr Supersport - Global Debut and World Premiere Iconiq Seven - Europeean Premiere  Dubai, March 6th 2018–  W Motors, the first Arab brand of high-performance luxury sports cars from the Middle East, achieved a new milestone today with the world premiere of the Fenyr SuperSport launched at the renowned Geneva International Motor Show. W Motors was also joined on the ......read more

CONIQ Model SEVEN makes European debut ICONIQ MOTORS to work with Microsoft and AKKA Technologies ...…

6 MARCH 2018, UAE:  ICONIQ Motors celebrated the European debut of its Model SEVEN at the Geneva Motor Show, showcasing the world’s first all-electric passenger-focused MPV, with a focus on bringing an unparalleled level of connectivity and convenience to passengers. ICONIQ President Alan Wu commented: “ICONIQ’ SEVEN’s debut in Europe marks another milestone for ......read more

New Jaguar E-PACE to debut in the UAE…

The British manufacturer is inviting all car enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies to attend the launch event  Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 06 March 2018:   To mark the arrival of the latest compact performance SUV in the UAE, Jaguar Middle East and Al Tayer Motors will be hosting an exciting launch event for the New Jaguar E-PACE at City Walk 2 on the 9 & 10 March 2018 ......read more

BMW Group Plant Leipzig starts series production of BMW i8 Roadster.…

Dubai, UAE, March 06, 2018:  BMW i8 Roadster: combined fuel consumption 2,1 l/100 km; combined electricity consumption 14,5 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 46 g/km. BMW i8 Coupe: combined fuel consumption 1,9 l/100 km; combined electricity consumption 14,0 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 42 g/km. (Calculated in the EU test cycle, in combination with standard tyres). All figures ......read more

Nissan at Geneva Motor Show 2018: Transforming the way we drive, transforming the way we live…

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (March 6, 2018) –  The acceleration of electrification was the key theme at the Nissan stand during this year’s Geneva Motor Show.   Taking center stage was the world premiere of the all-electric ABB FIA Formula E Championship race car, seen in its concept livery for the first time. The car will make its city circuit debut at the start ......read more

Jaguar Charges Ahead With All-new Electric I-PACE…

New all-electric I-PACE places Jaguar at the forefront of the electric vehicle revolution Designed from the outset as an electric vehicle (EV), the I-PACE offers bold aero-efficient design, and interior space from the segment above Electrifying all-wheel drive performance from twin Jaguar-designed motors with a combined 400PS and 696Nm delivering 0-100km/h in 4.8s 90kWh Lithium-ion ......read more

Iconic Nissan 370Z NISMO launched in UAE…

The Nissan 370Z NISMO is the third offering from Nissan’s in-house performance division to be introduced to the region Nissan 370Z NISMO marked by distinctive exterior appearance and unique interior features Dubai, UAE, March 01, 2018:   The 2018 Nissan 370Z NISMO has launched in UAE for the first time, as part of the global automaker’s continued drive to bring ......read more

AGMC breaks ground at new multi-million Dubai Motor City site…

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Top Global Security Experts to travel in Land Rover vehicles from Premier Motors…

Dealership signs as event’s Exclusive Automotive Partner  Dubai, 27 February 2018:  VVIP and VIP delegates to the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR), will travel in a fleet of 60 premium luxury Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles provided by Premier Motors - the official Land Rover importer-dealer in Abu Dhabi. The dealership has signed as the ......read more

MAG Lifestyle Development Unveils the Biggest Fleet of Rolls-Royce Ghost Motor Cars in the World…

The luxury vehicles deliver on MAG’s promise to exceed its customers’ expectations at every turn Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 February 2018:  MAG Lifestyle Development (MAG), the property development arm of the MAG Group, has unveiled the biggest fleet of Rolls-Royce Ghost motor cars in the world, making it the leading global customer for the ultra-luxury ......read more

Front-Row Seats at Global Premiere of All-Electric Jaguar I-PACE…

New all-electric I-PACE to be unveiled on Jaguar social channels in live global broadcast at 18:00 GMT on 1 March I-PACE is Jaguar’s first electric vehicle and the newest member of the PACE family Official public debut of I-PACE will be at the Geneva Motor Show on 6 March Watch the live I-PACE reveal on 1 March here Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 February 2018 –  ......read more

Ford Transit Vans to Power DHL Express in UAE…

Automatic vehicles enable logistics provider to employ more female drivers Dubai, UAE, 26 February 2018:  DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, has taken delivery of its first batch of Ford Transit vans from National Car Rental (NCR), one of the UAE’s leading car rental companies. It is the first time that DHL Express will operate ......read more

Nissan and DeNA to start Easy Ride robo-vehicle mobility service trial…

Field test to begin March 5 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 25, 2018:  Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and DeNA Co., Ltd. will begin a field test of Easy Ride, the robo-vehicle mobility service being developed by both companies, on March 5. Easy Ride is envisioned as a mobility service for anyone who wants to travel freely to their destination of choice in a robo-vehicle. During the ......read more

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Promises the Best Seat in the House…

Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2018:  As the arrival of Cullinan nears and final preparations are made, Rolls-Royce this week offers a glimpse into what will undoubtedly be the best seat in the house. So much more than an SUV, Crossover or Off-roader, Rolls-Royce Cullinan will be Effortless, Everywhere, delivering effortless luxury everywhere its owner chooses to venture. Such boundless luxury ......read more

Ferrari 488 Pista: a brilliant track-derived combination of exhilaration and performance…

First images released ahead of unveiling at Geneva Motor Show     Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2018:  The Ferrari 488 Pista, which will be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show, is the successor to Ferrari’s V8-engined special series - the 360 Challenge Stradale, 430 Scuderia and 458 Speciale – which have received critical acclaim for their performance and ......read more

British Snowboard sensation Jamie Barrow breaks Guinness World Record for fastest speed on a ...…

Record breaking feat took place on the frozen lake of St Moritz in Switzerland, with Barrow and the Maserati Levante SUV hitting a maximum speed of 151.57 km/h Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2018:   Britain's fastest snowboarder Jamie Barrow has broken his own Guinness World Record, clocking a new fastest speed on a snowboard while being towed by a vehicle on the frozen lakes of St ......read more

2018 XTS arrives in the Middle East featuring Cadillac's new generation of design and technology…

Freshened exterior and interior appearances Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience Improved chassis for even greater ride comfort with less noise, vibration and harshness Advanced driver assistance systems for safer experience Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018:   Cadillac has announced the Middle East arrival of the redesigned 2018 XTS, the ......read more

Global automotive aftermarket manufacturers gear up for robust business growth at Automechanika ...…

Demand for Middle East spare parts and auto services on upward trend with market tipped to surpass US$15 billion mark by 2021 Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2018:  Global automotive aftermarket manufacturers are gearing up for period of robust business growth in the Middle East, while new research indicates car sales and the corresponding demand for spare parts and auto services is on an upward ......read more

GreenParking EV Network to power electric vehicle across UAE and Oman…

Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018:   A new network of over 200 state-of-the-art charging points has been established by GreenParking to power electric vehicles across UAE and Oman.  The GreenParking Network of EV Charging stations allows electrical car owners to travel through the Emirates and cross-border all the way to Muscat with few recharging stops, GreenParking expects to ......read more

Jaguar Land Rover Awarded as Company of the Year…

AutoBest award ceremony in Salzburg for the first time Jurors represent 31 European countries Prof. Dr. Ralf Speth accepted the CompanyBest Award in Salzburg  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 February 2018:   On the evening of Wednesday the 7th of February 2018, the AutoBest award ceremony was held in Salzburg for the first time. The judging panel consisted of 31 ......read more

Name of New High-sided Vehicle to Be Rolls-royce Cullinan…

Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018:  Three years ago in the pages of The Financial Times, Rolls-Royce announced to the world that it would create an all-new, high-bodied car that would redefine luxury travel by making it Effortless, Everywhere. Since that day the world has waited, anticipating the arrival of this mould-breaking new Rolls-Royce.  Today, the wait is almost over as ......read more

The new BMW HP4 RACE arrives at Abu Dhabi Motors – one of just 750 built…

Individually crafted high-tech and innovation for top performance on the race track   Dubai, UAE, February 12, 2018:  Abu Dhabi Motors, BMW Group’s importer in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, has welcomed a new and rare BMW HP4 RACE to its dealership – one of a limited production run of just 750.   Fascinating technical solutions for maximum performance on the race ......read more

First Ever UAE Race Car Fitted with Immensa 3D Printed Parts…

The innovative vehicle won a TRD 86 race at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi earlier this month [Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 February 2018]:   In a UAE first, Immensa Technology Labs — the country’s leading Additive Manufacturing (AM or 3D printing) company — has provided 3D printed parts for a Toyota GT86 race car. The innovative vehicle was driven by Mohammed ......read more

Ounass Pop-Up Shop…

Dubai, February 8,2018:  Ounass to launch their very first pop-up shop at the One & Only The Palm’s prestigious 101 Privè space. Launching to VIP customers on the 10th February, and following with an exclusive Press preview from 12pm-5pm on the 11th February,  the week long pop-up store ending on the 17th February, will be open to all customers between the hours of ......read more

Nissan puts Saudi women behind the wheel with surprise instructors…

#SheDrives campaign offers an unforgettable driving experience Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Feb. 6, 2018) –   Celebrating Saudi Arabia’s historic decision to grant women driver’s licenses, Nissan recently offered a group of young women the chance to get behind the wheel for the first time – with a surprise group of driving instructors. The company today ......read more

World Government Summit 2018 delegates to be transported in Land Rover vehicles from Al Tayer Motors…

Dubai, 06 February 2018:  VIP delegates to the World Government Summit (WGS), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, will travel in a fleet of 80 premium luxury Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles provided by Al Tayer Motors - the official Land Rover importer-dealer in the United ......read more

Jaguar Land Rover Ingenium Petrol Engine Named Top 10 in the World…

Ingenium 250PS 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine is recognised as one of the ‘10 Best Engines for 2018’ by industry experts, WardsAuto  Jaguar E-PACE latest new product to feature the powertrain Ingenium engines are designed, engineered and manufactured by Jaguar Land Rover  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 February 2018:   Jaguar Land ......read more

Emirates Motor Company Commercial Vehicles wins two prestigious titles at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz ...…

February 03, 2018, Abu Dhabi:   Emirates Motor Company - Commercial Vehicles (EMC - CV) was awarded two honorable awards at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles MENA Conference. Held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, the conference included the Mercedez-Benz Commercial Vehicles MENA Awards for 2017. Emirates Motor Company - Commercial Vehicles was presented ......read more

Kia Motors posts global sales of 205,126 vehicles in January…

United Arab Emirates February 1, 2018 –   Kia Motors Corporation announced its January 2018 global sales figures for passenger cars, recreational vehicles (RVs) and commercial vehicles, recording a total of 205,126 units sold, increasing 5.2% from 2017. In January, sales in Korea totaled 39,105 units, representing an increase of 11.7% compared with the same month last year, ......read more

5th Mercedes-Benz International set for January 2018…

The Mercedes-Benz International Pro-Am Supported by Abu Dhabi Sports Council and Eastern Motors returns for its fifth edition from 28 January – 01 February 2018 at Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai, UAE, February 01, 2018:   Following on from successful staging of their International Pro Am event dating back to 2014, the AESGC is ......read more

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Sells 10.6 Million Vehicles in 2017…

Combined sales by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors rise 6.5% to 10,608,366 units in 2017 – one in nine passenger cars and light commercial vehicles sold worldwide Zero-emission leadership maintained with cumulative sales of 540,623 electric vehicles since 2010  Dubai, United Arab Emirates (January 31, 2018) –   Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s ......read more

All-new Toyota Camry 2018 brings Unprecedented Change to the way it looks and drives…

New 3.5-liter V6 engine with eight-speed automatic transmission promises emotionally-charged performance Sporty look with aggressive character lines and low center of gravity  Ultra-modern interior enhancing comfort and convenience for all passengers Advanced safety technologies ensure passenger safety  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 29, 2018 -  ......read more

Continental set to boost bus and truck safety in the Middle East with ContiPressureCheckTM…

A first-of-its-kind system that continuously monitors bus and truck tyre pressure and temperature via sensors placed inside the tyre An increasing number of vehicles have been equipped with ContiPressureCheckTM since its global launch in 2013 Suitable for integration in almost all existing telematic fleet management systems Dubai, UAE, January 29, 2018:   Continental, the ......read more

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