24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: In a landmark deal, Al Ghandi Auto, a leading General Motors dealership selling Chevrolet and GMC vehicles in Dubai and the North Emirates, signed an agreement with the Dubai Camel Racing Club, for the sale of 112 Chevrolet vehicles – 109 Trailblazers and three Tahoes.
Commenting on the agreement, Ali Saeed Bin Saroud, Executive Manager, Dubai Camel Racing Club, said, “We have chosen Al Ghandi Auto from a line of other auto dealers in Dubai because of the great commitment and flexibility shown in their sales proposition. We were looking for the ideal vehicles that mixed luxury and practicality, and we’re happy with the decision to choose Al Ghandi Auto as a valued partner in this deal.”
Mark Jenkins, CEO, Al Ghandi Auto, said: “I am delighted to ......read more
• New K Xtrem offers the most robust chassis on the market
• New model is now available across the Middle East
• Designed for the most extreme conditions
(Middle East, 24th April, 2017) Renault Trucks has introduced the new K Xtrem to the Middle East market. The robust model, developed to take on the most challenging environments found in the Middle East, was launched during Renault Trucks XTREM DAYS event in Marrakech, Morocco, for industry leaders from Greater Middle East, Sub-Sahara Africa, Algeria, Morocco and Turkey.
Designed for the most heavy-duty uses on the most extreme terrains such as quarries and mines, the K Xtrem comes with a reinforced chassis and an automated, reinforced Optidriver Xtrem gearbox. The new model offers a total ......read more
• New high-performance technology delivers acceleration of 0-100KM/h in under 4 seconds
• Model stands alongside new Liverpool customised version of the MG ZS
(Middle East, 20th April 2017) : The new MG electric supercar concept - MG E-motion, made its global debut on the MG stand at the 17th Shanghai International Auto Show. With 94 years of history, this legendary British brand is enjoying a significant revival thanks to recent scientific and technical innovation, delivering a stunning new concept model that combines high standards in design and performance that marks an exciting new era for the manufacturer.
The MG E-motion concept embodies MG’s brand-new exterior design essence. The concept model has dynamic and elegant body proportions, with the positioning of the ......read more
• LYNK & CO tested its in-car, app-based sharing feature live for the first time in Shanghai on April 16, 2017
• Digital keys are spawning new ownership and collaboration models
• With Ericsson cloud technology, LYNK & CO delivers on their core brand promise of enabling new services through connectivity
19 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: LYNK & CO, which has been hailed as the world’s “most connected car” after its launch in October 2016, has partnered with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) to help shape the future of car connectivity. Thanks to Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle Cloud service and its leadership in Cloud and Internet of Things, LYNK & CO have demonstrated the world’s first built-in share function.
Research suggests ......read more
Light duty Hino 300 Series Hybrid offers cleaner, more efficient transport
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 17, 2017 – In line with its efforts to make a significant difference in the environmental footprint and contribute to a cleaner air quality in the UAE, Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Hino in the UAE, has launched the country’s first hybrid truck at the 8th edition of the Cold Food Chain Conference, which was held on the 5th of April the Meydan Hotel in Dubai.
The Hino 300 Series Hybrid light-duty truck features the world’s first hybrid diesel engine designed to deliver cleaner, more efficient transport solutions. Like the conventional petrol-engine Hino light-duty trucks, the hybrid variants are totally customizable and can be used with mounted ......read more
Hosting the Renault Duster as the lead in the SUV B segment, the dealership secures growth in sales volume
Dubai, UAE, April 16th, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, has released Renault’s 2016 Growth Report confirming the brand’s remarkable performance.
The report reveals that Arabian Automobiles achieved positive volume growth of 17% for Renault, and that the company’s market share performance ranks number one among Renault distributors in the GCC.
Mr. Salah Yamout, Director of Sales and Marketing at Arabian Automobiles Company, commented: “Renault’s positive performance growth is a testimony that its products are continuously attracting new customers in ......read more
New V6 powertrain technology, offering 400 hp, delivers exhilarating drive
‘Powerful Elegance’ design philosophy inspires daring exterior
Empowering performance from world-first technologies
Dubai, April 13, 2017: The INFINITI Q60 is a premium sports coupe that combines a completely all-new design with exhilarating performance and dynamics. The taut, muscular lines of the exterior underline the Q60’s considerable performance potential – reinforced by an advanced all-new 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine.
The high performance 3.0-liter V6 twin-turbo engine from the new and exclusive ‘VR’ powertrain family is born out of the brand’s extensive in-house experience in six-cylinder powertrain development. The new engine available with 400hp in the Q60 Red Sport 400 – has been ......read more
Limited edition Vanquish S takes inspiration from the Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows
The third Q by Aston Martin - Commission by Aston Martin Cambridge
Tenth car will be gifted to the RAF Benevolent Fund
11 April 2017, Gaydon: Spectacular British aviation skills are the inspiration for Aston Martin's latest Q by Aston Martin creation; the Vanquish S Red Arrows edition.
Just ten examples of the Red Arrows inspired cars are being commissioned by Aston Martin Cambridge, each with special design features, hand-crafted interiors and graphic elements that draw on the visual language of aviation, as well as the skill and agility of the RAF's globally acclaimed official aerobatic unit, the Red Arrows.
Founded in 1965, the Red Arrows quickly achieved a reputation for incredible precision and awesome spectacle. ......read more
Ashwani Gupta Appointed Alliance Senior Vice President of the Renault-Nissan LCV Business Unit, effective April 1
Move expected to expand light commercial vehicle market leadership under a single business unit and boost sales by unleashing the full potential of Renault's van expertise and Nissan's truck know-how in key markets.
Alliance partners to create more synergies by having one business unit, while ensuring brand differentiation, maximizing cross-development and cross-manufacturing, technology sharing and cost reduction.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: April 11, 2017 – The Renault-Nissan Alliance is creating a light commercial vehicle business unit to expand its global presence in this growing segment.
By unleashing the full potential of Renault's van expertise and Nissan's truck know-how in key ......read more
Until the end of April, customers can pay 0% interest for up to five years on select Renault models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 9, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, has launched its special spring offers, which will run until stocks last. The offer allows customers to become owners of new cars that strike the perfect balance between product and pricing.
During the promotion period, Arabian Automobiles will be taking care of interest costs for its customers by giving them the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of 0% interest for five years on Renault’s popular Duster, Captur and Symbol, and 0% interest for three years on the all-new 2017 Talisman and Koleos models. This gives customers a ......read more
Al Tayer Motors is world’s first dealer to launch new V12 Prancing Horse
Dubai, UAE, April 8, 2017: The Ferrari 812 Superfast made its first international dealer launch at a special preview in Dubai by Al Tayer Motors - the official Ferrari importer-dealer in the UAE. The car, which roared into this year’s Geneva International Motorshow, was revealed to VIP guests at an exclusive event held on the roof-top of the Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai – the city’s newest hospitality venue.
The event, themed ‘Shift to the 12th Dimension’, referring to the V12 heritage of the car, incorporated various elements representing the number 12 to highlight the powerful engine under the bonnet of the car.
Speaking at the launch event, Hossam Hosni, Vice-President - Ferrari at Al Tayer Motors said: “It ......read more
Dubai, April 3, 2017 – Jaguar Land Rover scooped up three prestigious motoring accolades at the fourth edition of the 2017 Middle East Car of the Year Awards (MECOTY) that were held in Dubai on Thursday, March 30th 2017.
Nominated alongside peers from the automotive industry, Jaguar saw the F-PACE win the “Best Compact Premium Performance SUV” title followed by another success for the brand with the Jaguar F-TYPE SVR awarded “Best Premium Performance Coupe”.
Recognized for innovation, Land Rover’s Range Rover Evoque Convertible also received the special “Industry Pioneer” award.
Commenting on Jaguar Land Rover’s three wins, Bruce Robertson, Managing Director of Jaguar Land Rover Middle East and North Africa, said: “Trusted award platforms such as ......read more
Limited-time offers across all Nissan models featuring special promotions on the popular Juke, all-new Altima and Pathfinder
Dubai, UAE, April 2nd, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has launched its limited-time spring offers – running from 1st to 10th April, customers will be spoilt for choice with outstanding discounts across Nissan’s entire line-up. Fans of the company’s popular Juke, Altima and Pathfinder models are in for a particularly happy surprise, as these vehicles will see the greatest price cuts.
During the 10 day promotion period, the Nissan Juke will be available for a starting price of only AED 54,500, while the Altima will be up for grabs at only AED 69,500 ......read more
Repair and Maintenance in focus as leading global players line up cutting edge solutions at three-day auto aftermarket trade fair
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2017: The finest in automotive repair and maintenance solutions will be under the spotlight at the Middle East’s largest auto aftermarket trade fair next month in Dubai, from non-wax based vehicle detailing services to automated body shop systems that save time and money.
Auto professionals searching for the latest innovations in workshop repairs and equipment will be in for a treat at Automechanika Dubai 2017, with leading global suppliers set to descend upon the annual showcase from 7-9 May at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Italian company Symach will launch Fixline – an automated body shop repair process that utilises robotics, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: Last year INFINITI unveiled the completely redesigned QX60 to the Middle East region. For 2017, the model features additional enhancements that are aimed at empowering the driver with a more premium experience.
The first in a host of upgrades is on the QX60’s powerplant. The Intelligent All-Wheel Drive vehicle featuring the powerful yet efficient 3.5 litre V6 gasoline engine now delivers 295hp (+30hp) at 6,400 rpm with a torque output of 350NM (+24) at 4,800rpm.
Never compromising on convenience with the driver always in mind, the 2017 INFINITI QX60 also comes equipped with the Motion Activated Liftgate. This unique technology allows uses to simply swipe their foot in a ‘kicking motion’ under the rear bumper and this action causes the liftagate to open automatically – ......read more
Exclusive offers on a large Lexus line-up
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, proudly presents the Spring Edition of the Lexus Select Event, giving customers the opportunity to purchase their preferred Lexus at exclusive prices starting at AED 122,000.
“The much anticipated Lexus Select Event brings to our customers a host of exclusive offers and benefits, giving them the chance join the world of luxury by choosing their preferred car from a selection of Lexus vehicles, all while enjoying amazing experiences that extend well beyond the car,” said Christopher Buxton, Managing Director of Lexus at Al-Futtaim Motors.
Customers wishing to learn more about the offer can visit any of the Lexus showrooms across the UAE.
Suicide Squad and The Wolf of Wall Street actor revealed as the new face of Nissan’s electric vehicle and zero emission programme
In first mini-movie, Robbie takes Nissan BladeGlider for a midnight spin around Monaco as company moves to attract new audience to the electric revolution
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: March 22, 2017: Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as Nissan’s new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador by racing the carmaker’s radical all-electric BladeGlider sports car around the world-famous Monaco Grand Prix circuit, at midnight.
The prototype 190km/h Nissan BladeGlider, which hits 100km/h in less than five seconds, challenges the conventional thinking of what an all-electric sports car could look like in the future. Showcasing all the fun and excitement of pure electric vehicles, the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 March 2017: Bridgestone Middle East and its sole importer and distributor for Dubai and the Northern Emirates Nasser bin Abdullatif Alserkal Est. have teamed up to help promote occupational health safety at Emirates Transport (ET), the leading transport and auto services corporation.
The global tyre maker and its distributor are jointly sponsoring a month’s worth of activities, including training and promotions, backed up with the provision of the technical hardware which will help keep the 20,000-strong fleet of vehicles serviced by Emirates Transport in peak condition. Taking place throughout the month of March, the initiative dovetails with the sixth Emirates Transport Month of Occupational Health and Safety inaugurated by Mohammed Abdullah Al Jarman, ET General Manager.
Mete ......read more
Product safety education paramount to stopping dangerous counterfeit parts
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 20, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus and leader in sustainable mobility in the UAE, recently participated in a raid with the Al Ain Economic Development Department, in cooperation with the legal authorities, which led to the confiscation of counterfeit Toyota and Lexus spare parts worth approximately AED 7.6 million.
The raid was the culmination of months of investigation and organization between inspectors from the Al Ain Economic Development Department, legal authorities and Al-Futtaim Motors, leading to the confiscation of nearly 100,000 pieces of counterfeit Toyota and Lexus spare parts including air and oil filters, both of which are fundamental to the proper functionality of ......read more
PSA Group inaugurated its first regional headquarters in the "Dubai Airport Free Zone" (DAFZ) to promote the group’s presence in the region.
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017: The high-profile event was attended by Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni; Director General of the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), UAE’s celebrated rally driver Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, Jean-Christophe Quémard, Executive Vice-President; Africa-Middle East of PSA Group and Cedric Zayoun; Managing Director of the GCC region at PSA Group.
Welcoming PSA Group to DAFZA, Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni said: “The opening of PSA Group new facilities in DAFZA is a welcome addition to the diverse range of high-value and leading brands that have chosen to set up their offices here. Their presence will allow them the advantage of utilizing ......read more
All-New Discovery showcases unrivalled capability and technology
Dubai, March 18 2017: Land Rover’s All-New Discovery made its highly anticipated UAE entrance this weekend at one of Dubai’s most popular adventure spots, Kite Beach in Jumeirah. The newest addition to the Land Rover Discovery Family of vehicles brought to life the philosophy of true adventure and discovery with daring stunt drives through a challenging obstacle course to the backdrop of crashing waves.
With unbeatable capability and versatility, the All-New Discovery clearly embodies the brand’s promise to go Above and Beyond, combining British desirability with an unstoppable spirit of adventure. The fifth-generation model benefits from Land Rover’s strong, safe and light full-size SUV architecture, delivering comfort and ......read more
Artificial intelligence: Bosch teaches cars how to learn and take appropriate action
Bosch CEO Denner: “Automated driving makes roads safer. Artificial intelligence is the key to that. We’re making the car smart.”
New AI onboard computer can interpret road traffic
Blockchain: Bosch and TÜV Rheinland present a solution for odometer fraud
Connected repair shops can repair vehicles in passing
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: At the international Bosch ConnectedWorld 2017 conference in Berlin, the supplier of technology and services presented an onboard computer for automated vehicles. Thanks to artificial intelligence (AI), the computer can apply machine learning methods. The AI onboard computer is expected to guide self-driving cars through even complex traffic situations, or ones that are new ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: Thales has been selected by Alstom (leader of Expolink consortium), and Dubai's Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) to deliver the systems’ extension and upgrade of the Dubai metro's Red Line. The Red Line is one of the longest driverless metro lines in the world and will be used by the 25 million visitors expected at World Expo 2020.
The Alstom-led consortium Expolink , also composed of ACCIONA and Gulermak, has signed a contract with RTA (Roads & Transport Authority) to design and build the extension of Dubai’s Red metro line and upgrade the system of the existing line. The total value of the project is 2.6 billion euros.
Known as Route 2020, the 15 km extension will include seven stations and is currently under construction to connect the existing network with the World ......read more
Companies sign research contract to develop mobility services system for self-driving vehicles
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: March 13, 2017: The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Transdev have agreed to jointly explore development of mobility services with fleets of electric driverless vehicles for public and on-demand transportation.
The companies will collaborate to develop a comprehensive, modular transportation system to enable clients to book rides, and mobility operators to monitor and operate self-driving car fleets.
“As the mobility services landscape keeps evolving, we have a great opportunity to offer innovative, connected mobility solutions for the evolving needs of our customers, fully aligned with our vision of a zero-emission, zero-fatalities society,” said Ogi Redzic, Renault-Nissan Alliance senior vice ......read more
Premium 3.0T and 2.0T variant now available across INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Centers
Dubai, UAE, March 12, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has introduced the highly anticipated and all-new Q60 Red Sport 400 Coupe, announcing the availability of the premium 3.0T and 2.0T variant across INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Centers.
Mr. Salah Yamout, Director of Sales & Marketing at Arabian Automobiles Company, commented: “The introduction of the Q60 Red Sport 400 Coupe represents an important step in Arabian Automobiles Company’s pursuit of innovation and style, thanks to its state-of-the-art features, daring curves and powerful stance. We plan to grow market share and lead the ......read more
Etihad Rail Stage One attains distinction for project quality in exceeding international standards
Abu Dhabi, UAE, May 28, 2016: Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE's national rail network, announced today that it has been recognised by the Middle East Economic Digest’s (MEED’s) 2016 Quality Awards for Projects; receiving the GCC Rail Project of the Year for ......read more
Al-Futtaim Motors sees more than 2,000 local entries from 30 different schools
Nine local winners submitted to international competition
Chance to win a trip to Japan
Dubai, UAE, May 25, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has seen double the participation in its second edition of Toyota’s global initiative, the Toyota Dream Car Art ......read more
The leading mobile battery service provider extends its 24-hour mobile car services to Abu Dhabi
Dubai, May 24, 2016: Battmobile, a leading provider of car battery support and replacement services, has announced the expansion of its services to Abu Dhabi. A provider of quick and efficient 24-hour services, Battmobile is fast expanding its service offerings in the region to ensure ......read more
Short Films Tell the Story of Ramadan Blessings in a Family Setting
Special Campaign Inspires Charity and Service During the Holy Month
Car Manufacturer Aims to Share Something of Value with the Community
Dubai, UAE - May 23, 2016
Hyundai will celebrate the spirit of the Holy Month this Ramadan, with a special series of short films that create a better understanding of religious and social ......read more
Children with special needs enjoy vibrant fun as they throw paint on a Renault Dokker as part of a very special morning for artistic expression
Dubai, UAE – May 23, 2016
This morning 10 children from Al Noor Training Centre for Persons with Disabilities received an unusual experience ahead of Ramadan where they really let their creative expression ......read more
The move is part of a strategy to elevate service and maintenance facilities for the capital’s demanding Cadillac fans
Abu Dhabi, May 23, 2016: Liberty, authorised dealer for Cadillac in the UAE, has taken customer care to the next level by opening a state of the art, customer-friendly Cadillac Service Centre at Umm Al Nar, near Maqta Bridge, Abu Dhabi.
The brand-new, 28-bay ......read more
American aftermarket leader to launch new battery at three-day trade show as car numbers on regional roads continue to rise.
Dubai, UAE May 22, 2016: One of the world’s largest automotive aftermarket players is staking the Middle East out as a key international growth market, as analysts estimate the region will add another 9.7 million cars to its roads over the next four years, bringing ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 May 2016: In the spirit of sharing goodness during the holy month of Ramadan, Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, launched its Ramadan Rewards by Lexus giving customers immediate access to the luxury automotive world by paying 100% of the down payment on their behalf.
This offer is applicable on a wide range of the brand’s 2016 model ......read more
Savings on new and pre-owned models throughout the Holy Month across Dubai and Northern Emirates
Dubai, 17 May 2016: UAE motorists are being encouraged to stop dreaming and start driving, with the launch of the new Volkswagen Ramadan packages available in Dubai, Sharjah and Fujairah showrooms.
Al Nabooda Automobiles has announced that a range of Volkswagen models – ......read more
Applications open until June 30th, 2016
Open to all engineering students in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, May 16, 2016: Infiniti’s global search for the best up-and-coming engineering undergraduate talent begins its third successive year with the launch today of the 2016 Infiniti Engineering Academy. Engineering students from all disciplines will have the chance to earn the career ......read more
Latest Infiniti Q70 Now Available From AVIS ‘Chauffeur Drive’ Program
Dubai, UAE, May 15, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, revealed today that it would be supplying the class-leading Infiniti Q70 to AVIS as part of the car rental giant’s ......read more
Under the patronage of H.H. Hamdan bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, May 14, 2016: Under the patronage of H.H. Hamdan bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Representative of the Ruler in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi, Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the UAE, announced the official launch of its newest 3S facilities (Sales, Service and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2016: Paintless Dent Repair (PDR) is here to save us all; the housewife that dings her over-sized SUV, the very proud sports car owner that obviously prefers dent-free, and the general public that wants to maximise on asking price when they come to sell.
PDR is an affordable, while-you-wait service brought to us by British owned and run Automotive ......read more
Mike Song Will Lead Regional Activities from Dubai RHQ
Has 23 Years’ Experience with Hyundai Motor Company
Previously Worked at Hyundai Headquarters, and in North America
May 11, 2016- Carmaker Hyundai has appointed Mike Song as its new Head of Africa and Middle East Region, commencing during the second week of May. Based in the Dubai Regional Headquarters, Mr. Song will oversee ......read more
Record turnout at three-day event underlines buoyant Mid East market for spare parts – estimated to value US$17.27 billion by 2020
Dubai, UAE, May 8, 2016: A healthy outlook for the Middle East’s auto spare parts and service industry has put the global spotlight on Dubai this week, as the region’s largest automotive aftermarket exhibition got underway today.
Running ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 1, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, reiterated its increased focus on providing the right vehicles to customers in the luxury automotive market, by offering the Lexus IS range at new attractive prices.
Starting from AED 139,000, the IS 2.0-litre turbo is the perfect entry point to the brand’s luxury sedan line-up, offering the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2016: BMW M GmbH has launched the all-new BMW M2 Coupé, a high-performance Coupé that succeeds the BMW 1 Series M Coupé. The new model continues the tradition of the compact high-performance BMW sports cars that started over 40 years ago with the BMW 2002 turbo. With the M2 Coupé’s powerful six-cylinder in-line engine with either automatic or manual ......read more
FMS Tech’s new Journey Management System software and the 360 series of hardware devices help drivers and fleet managers plan journeys ahead of time and reduce costs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 April, 2016: FMS Tech, a global telematics system provider, simplifies the way fleet managers monitor and manage their fleets with its new Journey Management System (JMS). JMS acts like ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 27 April 2016: Lexus International announced recently that an elite judging committee has named ‘AGAR PLASTICITY - A Potential Usefulness of Agar for Packaging and More’ by AMAM, the Grand Prix winner of the Lexus Design Award 2016.
“This is a bold and ambitious experiment, which aims to address one of the biggest pollution problems of our time. ......read more
Transport infrastructure investment continues to rise in the UAE
Increased city bus travel set to relieve regional road congestion
Dubai, UAE - April 27, 2016: As the public transport sector across the UAE and other GCC countries continues to expand in response to ever-growing demand, the city bus segment in particular is proving one of the preferred areas for investment ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 25, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has announced a never-before-seen low monthly payments scheme with remittance starting from as low as AED 299 per month and 0% financing for two years on a wide range of passenger cars and SUVs.
The new Personal Contract Purchase (PCP) offer applies to hot selling vehicles such as Yaris ......read more
Middle East launch of Jaguar’s first ever Sports SUV will mark a world-first at the iconic Burj Khalifa on 2 May 2016 starting at 9.10pm UAE Time (8.10pm KSA Time, 5.10pm GMT)
Jaguar will be the first commercial brand in the world to use the world’s tallest architectural landmark for a spectacular LED show
Watch the dramatic ......read more
• Enrico Atanasio of Audi Middle East: “…client satisfaction does not end after the ‘sale’…”
• Ali & Sons’ Audi Sales Team rank first in terms of customer satisfaction, quality of service, product knowledge and effectiveness.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 23 April, 2016 - Ali & Sons Audi have won the prestigious award of Sales Team of ......read more
RX 350 garners accolades for its winning blend of head-turning design, exceptional comfort and performance
Dubai, UAE – April 19, 2016: Lexus earned top honours at the 2016 Middle East Car of the Year Awards (MECOTY), the premier annual award ceremony for the region’s automotive industry, winning the award in the ‘Best Small Premium SUV’ category for its popular ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota, Lexus, Hino and Toyota Material Handling in the UAE, has been named Platinum Sponsor of the Arab Traffic Week 2016, taking place from April 17th until April 21st, at Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi.
Held under the theme of “Your safety matters”, the event is organized by SAAED, the region’s leading ......read more
World’s largest stand-alone Audi service center opens to offer decreased lead times, expert staff and state of the art equipment
Dubai, UAE, 18 April, 2016 – The world’s largest stand-alone Audi service center has been inaugurated in a VIP ceremony to commemorate the launch of a new standard bearer in car servicing and customer care.
Al Nabooda Automobiles, the sole ......read more
INTERSECT BY LEXUS introduces an innovative art installation at the creative eatery
“Keep Your Head in The Clouds”
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2016 – INTERSECT BY LEXUS DUBAI continues to cement its status as a new cultural hub with a unique and creative collaboration with Dubai based graphic artist, Marwan Shakarchi. His design brand Myneandyours is a contemporary fusion ......read more
• 10-day Event Kicks-off on 14 April, 2016
• Features over 50 of the World’s Best Custom-built Cars
• Prominent UAE Personalities from Motor Sport Circuit Open Festival
• Visitors Witness Region’s Best Automotive Technicians, Builders in Action
Dubai-UAE: 16 April 2016: CITY WALK, the urban living destination by Meraas, has transformed ......read more
Dubai, UAE - April 13, 2016: A new chapter in Aston Martin’s history began at the 86th International Geneva Motor Show with the unveiling of the DB11. The first product launched under the company’s ‘Second Century’ plan, DB11 is the bold new figurehead of the illustrious ‘DB’ bloodline and an authentic, dynamic sporting GT in the finest Aston Martin ......read more
Dubai, UAE– Big Boys Toys is the Middle East’s premier luxury, innovations and technology expo, featuring the most unique and luxurious products and services from an amazing lineup of the world’s bespoke innovations and state of the art technologies.
The 7th edition will take place from the 23rd to the 26th of November 2016 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center ......read more
Most advanced 911 launches with new engine technology
Dubai. Bursting with more power, refined design and increased efficiency, the new Porsche 911 range has arrived at Porsche Centre Dubai, Al Nabooda Automobiles, showcasing cutting-edge technological advancements in what is the most highly evolved 911 to date.
Now available in a range of model variants including coupe and cabriolet, the ......read more
An easier way to find parking
Community-based parking helps drivers navigate straight to a suitable parking space
Cars report the available curbside spaces they detect as they drive by
Dr. Dirk Hoheisel: “Searching for a parking space is inconvenient, stressful, and time-consuming”
Bosch service expected to be available to drivers by 2018 or earlier
Stuttgart – ......read more
Exclusive dealer for Nissan and Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates now offers a special service to help keep your cars safe!
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Nissan and Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, launched an exclusive Service campaign for its customers ......read more
Dubai, UAE – April 11, 2016: Toyota Mirai was declared the 2016 World Green Car recently at the New York International Auto Show. In order to win the award, tailpipe emissions, fuel consumption and use of a major advanced power plant technology (beyond engine components), aimed specifically at increasing the vehicle's environmental responsibility, were all taken into ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2016: Following the exceptional demand witnessed during the 2016 ‘Lexus SUV Select Event’ launched on April 1st, Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE extends the offer to include exclusive prices on its entire line-up of Lexus passenger cars.
Running from 11th until 20th April 2016, Lexus Sedan Select Event offers attractive ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2016: Acceleration combined with excellent off-road handling was the focus as the Maserati Polo Tour 2016 continued in Dubai this week, with the first Maserati Dubai Polo Challenge taking place at Desert Palm Polo Club. The winning team, “Desert Palm”, produced an impressive performance at this inaugural tournament.
Played over five days, ......read more
The opportunities and trends of East Africa’s automotive aftermarket is under the microscope, as more than 200 industry professionals attend a two-day roadshow analysing the region’s fast-growing potential.
The annual Automechanika Roadshow is making its first stop in Africa this week, as the double-digit growth for auto-parts demand in the world’s second largest continent ......read more
Bold new design seamlessly blends toughness and sophistication
Enhanced performance and versatility
Comprehensive safety features offer all-round protection
Dubai, UAE, April 6, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, today launched the all-new 2016 Toyota Innova, which combines the essence of a Multi-purpose-vehicle (MPV) with the tough, emotional ......read more
A limited time trade-in opportunity for the purchase of a new Infiniti
Dubai, UAE, April 6, 2016: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is launching its popular ‘Upgrade to Infiniti’ campaign starting on 7th April and running until 16th April at all Infiniti Centers throughout Dubai, ......read more
• Al Nabooda Automobiles offering contribution towards school fees
• Discount vouchers worth AED 3,000 distributed throughout malls in Dubai, Sharjah and Fujairah
Dubai, 3 April 2016: A new competition has been launched in the UAE which will see winners receive their child’s school semester fees paid, and entering to win is as easy as driving a ......read more
• Mercedes-AMG cars featuring the ContiSportContact tires and engineering blaze onto the Yas Marina Circuit
• Key delegates, VIP customers and media test models featuring super-sports tires in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 3rd April, 2016– Continental, the premium tire manufacturer and international automotive supplier, has once again ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 2nd April 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors staged ‘Lexus SUV Select Event’ giving the brand lovers from across the UAE a unique opportunity to benefit from special prices on models featuring innovative technologies and leading-edge designs.
Started on April 1st, the 10-day event offers customers the best of Lexus 2016 GX and LX SUV models at the best price. The Lexus GX ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 2, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, today announced that the highly anticipated Toyota Happy Days promotion has kicked-off at all Al-Futtaim Motors showrooms starting April 1st.
For the third year running, Toyota Happy Days offers the best automotive deals in town, including savings of up to AED 26,000 on select ......read more
Blood donation initiative creates awareness of humanitarian involvement amongst employees
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, held its blood donation drive. The event, in collaboration with Dubai Blood Donation Centre forms part of the company’s ......read more
Second generation of successful support program for entrepreneurs
Startup companies from around the world can apply now at http://infiniti-hklab.com/
Program based at the Infiniti LAB in Hong Kong
Expanding the program globally to other regions and cities
Dubai, UAE, March 27, 2016: Infiniti and Nest®, a Hong Kong-based investment company, today announced that the second ......read more
Three Golds in Customer Service Regional Skill Contest and Kaizen Awards for innovation in customer experience excellence, lauded as best-performing dealer in the region
Dubai, UAE, March 26, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Infiniti, Nissan and Renault in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has acquired three new awards. ......read more
Ultra-exclusive sports car to be hand-built by Jaguar Classic
All nine cars built to exact same specification as those made in 1957, replacing cars lost due to the Browns Lane fire
Jaguar originally made the as a road-going version of the Le Mans winning D-type
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2016
Jaguar is to build the stunning XKSS as an ultra-exclusive continuation ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2016 – Al Majid Motors Co., the sole distributor for Kia cars in the UAE has recently announced the launch of its all-new Kia Sportage- the fourth generation of Kia’s popular compact SUV- which is on sale starting March 2016.
Kia achieved the historic milestone of 1.6 million overseas vehicle exports of the third-generation Kia Sportage ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, and the Emirates Driving Institute (EDI), the leading driving school in the Middle East, have signed a partnership agreement that will see a new fleet of Toyota Yaris Hatchback and Sedan become the preferred choice for existing and new students.
An initial batch of 140 Toyota Yaris ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 21, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the UAE, and the General Headquarters of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces, have announced the winner of a new Toyota Land Cruiser, offered by Al-Futtaim Motors, following the draw which took place at the at the Abu Dhabi GHQ Officers Club on the back of the Memorandum of ......read more