• COTY Russia is the most prestigious awards ceremony in the Russian market
• Kia Picanto named ‘Best City Car’ for the fifth consecutive year
• 3rd generation Kia Ceed tops ‘Small middle class’ category
• All-new Kia Seltos wins in the ‘Compact SUV’ category
• Kia Stinger takes home honors in the prestigious ‘Grand Tourer’ class
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 29, 2020: Kia Motors has won a staggering four prizes at the annual Car of the Year Russia awards, with wins for the Kia Picanto, Ceed, Seltos and Stinger.
This adds to Kia’s impressive award-winning streak in 2020 which includes two accolades at the 2020 World Car Awards, as well as a major design prize at the Red Dot Design ......read more
● Future Jaguar and Land Rover models will feature floor mats and trims made from ECONYL® yarns produced using plastic waste
● Innovative process will help the premium British manufacturer on its journey towards a circular economy as part of Destination Zero
● ECONYL® nylon process reduces emissions in production by 90 per cent compared with the material produced from oil
● Jaguar Land Rover is committed to offering a wider choice of responsibly sourced materials with the same luxurious feel but with a reduced environmental impact
Tuesday 29 September 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Jaguar Land Rover is working with ECONYL® nylon to develop high-quality interiors made from ocean and landfill waste.
Next-generation Jaguar and Land Rover models ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Despite the last chance Lincoln Town Car saloon rolling off the production line almost a decade ago – and the introduction of Lincoln-exclusive advanced technologies and a modern, luxurious, ‘Quiet Flight’ identity – desire and demand for the American classic has failed to wane.
Mohammed Al Abadi has long recognised the Lincoln Town Car’s classic credentials, though only stumbled upon the need for a UAE Lincoln Club last year. Having made contact with the Saudi Lincoln Club and discovering the lion’s share of modern classic Lincoln owners in the region were based in the Emirates, he set about founding the UAE chapter, replete with social channels and scheduled meets. And from the humble beginnings of three, to a group of more than 90 in ......read more
Twelve-inch reconfigurable gauge cluster and Diamond Sky special edition are stand-out features in this model-year update
United Arab Emirates, September 27, 2020: While the debuts of the 2020 Cadillac CT4 and CT5 ushered in a new generation of Cadillac sedans, the 2021 models improve upon the already formidable vehicles.
Once in the driver’s seat, customers will immediately notice a new available high-definition 12-inch diagonal instrument cluster1 that is reconfigurable with different themes, including a traditional Tour theme, a performance oriented Sport theme, Track theme for the CT4-V and CT5-V only, and the dark, minimalist Stealth theme. Once drivers select a theme, they can change the information displayed in each zone of the cluster.
The ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 27, 2020: Genesis Studio Hanam (South Korea) and an interactive event held onsite, the G90 Special Exhibition, have been named finalists in the 2020 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®) by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA).
Genesis Studio Hanam was named a finalist in the Environments category while its G90 Special Exhibition seeks consideration in the Digital Interaction class.
Genesis Hanam is an inclusive experiential showroom which opened in 2016 at the Starfield shopping district (South Korea). It offers a variety of encounters such as docent tours, test drive programs, concept car exhibitions as well as client communication programs.
In commemoration of the G90 debut, the Special Exhibition was held at Genesis Studio Hanam until Jan 2019, attracting ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 23, 2020: The standard-bearers for racing-car exhilaration in everyday driving are primed for action in new-generation form. 35 years after the first BMW M3 took to the stage, BMW M GmbH is presenting the latest generation of its high performance models at the premium end of the midsize class.
The new BMW M3 Competition Sedan (09/2020).
The new BMW M3 Competition Sedan (09/2020).
The new BMW M3 Competition Sedan (09/2020).
The new BMW M3 Competition Sedan (09/2020).
The new BMW M3 Competition Sedan (09/2020).
The new BMW M4 Competition Coupé (09/2020).
The new BMW M4 Competition Coupé (09/2020).
The new BMW M4 ......read more
New Range Rover Velar Offers a Perfect Balance of Sophisticated Design and Intelligent Technology, Now With the Option of Mild or Plug-in Hybrid Electric Engines
Velar: The new Range Rover Velar features pioneering new technology and hybrid electrification, continuing Range Rover’s 50-year history of innovation
Electric: The Range Rover family is now fully electrified. The Plug-In Hybrid Range Rover Velar ‘P400e’* offers customers impressive all-electric range of 53km (33 miles)** and CO2 emissions of 49g/km** for more efficient journeys, with 48-volt mild hybrids also available across the range***
Luxurious: Modern and sophisticated design, now with new exterior colour options including Lantau Bronze, exclusively available on the ‘Range Rover Velar ......read more
• Now available in the UAE at prices starting AED 179,000
• Free warranty, insurance, and service packages available on selected models
• Features unique design, advanced technology, and unmatched performance
• An impressive engine range with the proven 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 engine
• Full array of standard and optional advanced safety and security features
Dubai, UAE, 22 September 2020: Trading Enterprises, exclusive distributor of Jeep in the UAE and part of Al-Futtaim Automotive Group, announces the launch of the all-new Jeep Gladiator. Available across Trading Enterprises’ network in Dubai, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah, the pickup truck starts at AED 179,000 and comes with attractive packages.
UAE-based pickup truck enthusiasts considering an upgrade can head to Jeep ......read more
· Aston Martin Racing wins the 88th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans
· Alex Lynn, Maxime Martin and Harry Tincknell take GT race victory
· TF Sport records GTE-AM class honours and becomes first official partner team to win Le Mans with Vantage GTE
· The double class win is Aston Martin’s best Le Mans result in the modern era
· The British manufacturer lifts the World Endurance Championship title
United Arab Emirates, September 21, 2020: Aston Martin has won the 88th 24 Hours of Le Mans. The British manufacturer, which was last victorious in the world famous event in 2017, recorded its best ever result at the Circuit de la Sarthe by winning both GT classes and with three crews standing on the podium. The result means that Aston Martin scored enough ......read more
The latest evolution of the Prancing Horse GT 2+ Spider unveiled
The Portofino M bursts with innovations that boost its extreme
versatility and the pleasure of en plein air driving
New technical content includes a 620 cv V8 turbo, 5-position
Manettino with Race mode, and a new 8-speed gearbox
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: The Ferrari Portofino M, the evolution of the Prancing Horse’s 2+ GT spider, the Ferrari Portofino, was unveiled today. In a move unprecedented in the Maranello marque’s 70-year-plus history, the new car’s premiere took place entirely online. The build-up to the unveiling included the sending out of a series of newsletters to clients over recent weeks at the end of which they were given access to a ......read more
Dubai, 17 September 2020: Hyundai Motor Company has today revealed plans to launch its all-new CRETA model in the GCC region with the SUV going on sale in September.
To be available in select markets across Middle East and Africa, the new-look and more powerful CRETA has undergone significant upgrades that will make journeys even smoother and safer than before as well as help consumers stay one step ahead on the road.
Going beyond a mere facelift, the second-generation CRETA will be longer and wider than its first predecessor with a modern and masculine look. Embodied with the ‘Sensuous Sportiness’ – a new era of design for Hyundai, the popular car will also boast a number of new advanced features that can be seen from all sides of the car as well as the interior.
Bang Sun Jeong, Vice ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: Renault Trucks has started marketing a new model, specially converted and certified for the African and Middle Eastern markets - the Renault Trucks T X-Port. Based on a Renault Trucks T Euro 6 model with an 11-litre engine, this unique truck is being produced by the brand’s Used Trucks Factory in Bourg-en-Bresse, France.
For customers operating on the African continent and in the Middle East, where Euro 3 legislation is in force, Renault Trucks has developed the T X-Port . This is a Renault Trucks T Euro 6 model, converted to Euro 3 using strict industrial processes in the company’s specialised Used Trucks Factory workshops, in order to guarantee the highest level of pollution reduction in force in these markets. A Euro 6 used truck driven without the addition of Adblue ......read more
Own a brand-new Honda SUV for as little as AED 970/month
Easy payment plans and value packages available
Valid until 30 September across Trading Enterprises network
Dubai, UAE, 16 September 2020: As schools reopen their doors for a new academic year, Trading Enterprises, the exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles in the UAE, has launched an exceptional “Back to School” offer to support families interested in buying a new Honda car.
Running until 30 September, the offer features convenient packages with monthly payment options, as well as free insurance, free service, and free registration on selected model variants.
The most compact and functional SUV by Honda, the Honda CR-V is the ideal SUV for any lifestyle. Long drives are as comfortable as popping to the shops, thanks to the ......read more
Deal grows NFPC fleet to 450 HINO trucks
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: Al-Futtaim HINO, an Al-Futtaim Automotive company that exclusively franchises light, medium and heavy-duty HINO trucks in the UAE, has announced the delivery of a major order of 200 HINO trucks to the National Food Product Company (NFPC) cementing its leadership of the FMCG sector in the UAE.
Al-Futtaim HINO which has increased its market share by around 300% in the past 5 years, has been the preferred mobility partner for many FMCG companies thanks to HINO’s unmatched Japanese quality and reliability and Al-Futtaim’s dedicated aftersales support.
With the latest handover, NFPC’s fleet of HINO trucks grows to 450 HINO trucks, following a similar deal of 250 trucks in 2019.
NFPC is one of the premier food and ......read more
● Introducing New F-PACE: Enhanced exterior design, an all-new interior, advanced connectivity and efficient electrified powertrain capability for the first time
● Enhanced exterior: New bonnet design, super-slim all-LED quad headlights, new grille, and new rear lights and bumper for a more assertive presence
● Crafted interior: All-new interior features exquisite details, luxurious materials and intuitive technology to create a tranquil cabin space for all occupants
● Electrified powertrain: Mild-hybrid (MHEV) powertrain for enhanced efficiency and refinement
● Six-cylinder MHEV petrol and diesel: New 400PS in-line six-cylinder 3.0-litre Ingenium petrol and latest in-line six-cylinder 300PS Ingenium diesel engines with MHEV technology deliver refined power and exceptional ......read more
Fiftieth Grand Prix in partnership with Honda
Dubai, UAE, 15 September, 2020: Representing Scuderia Alpha Tauri Honda, an Italian Formula One racing team and constructor Pierre Gasly reported a historical win of the Italian Grand Prix behind the wheels of Honda’s RA620H Power Unit earlier this month. This is Gasly’s first win in Formula 1 and Scuderia Alpha Tauri Honda’s second, following the 2008 victory racing as Scuderia Toro Rosso. It is also Honda’s first win with the current team, and its 77th in Formula 1.
Every year since the World Championship began in 1950, up to the end of 2013, Formula 1 cars have been powered by internal combustion engines, essentially the same motive power as used in most road cars. However, since 2014 and reflecting a move away from fossil fuels, Formula 1 has ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 September 2020: What can you get for AED 19 per day? Some say a fancy cup of coffee, others would suggest a fine slab of Belgian chocolate. At Renault of Arabian Automobiles, we say a brand-new Renault in time for the back-to-school season.
This September, Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates is making this fact a day to day reality. Just think about it: You can buy a new car for the price of your fancy cup of coffee.
Drive home a brand-new Renault Symbol, that grants users the utmost comfort on their journeys, featuring the new Media Nav 2.0 multimedia system, an integrated rear-view camera and parking sensors, driver's side one-touch electric window, for just AED ......read more
Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors deliver Middle East’s first car in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, 14 September 2020: The most powerful and fastest Ford Mustang ever produced, the 760 horsepower GT500, has arrived in the UAE. Al Tayer Motors, UAE importer-dealer for Ford vehicles, and Premier Motors, the official Ford dealer in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, have delivered the Middle East’s first car to its Abu Dhabi-based owner.
Capable of producing 625lb-ft of torque, the muscle car can go from still to 160km/h in 3.5 seconds and has a top speed of 298 kilometres per hour.
The GT500 boasts a 2.65L Eaton supercharger on top of the powerful 5.2L V8 engine under the hood. Paired with a Tremec® 7-speed dual clutch transmission capable of lightning-fast shifts, the performance vehicle has dual exhausts with electronic valves ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 September 2020: Juma Al Majid Establishment, the exclusive distributor of Hyundai Motors in the UAE, has announced a new back to school campaign to mark the beginning of the new academic year that would enable customers to upgrade to or opt for a new Hyundai vehicle.
Covering a variety of SUVs and sedans, the back to school offer, which runs until the end of September, includes convenient installment plans and comes bundled with a number of additional benefits.
The Tucson, one of Hyundai’s most-selling SUVs, is a car of choice among families and individuals seeking to level up their summer. It is being offered with easy installment plans of AED 1,122 per month. Additional benefits include a three-year/50,000-kilometre service contract, one-year of free registration, five-year ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: For Maserati, this is the start of a new Era. The Trident brand takes centre stage with revolutionary new cars, innovations and projects: for the Brand, the focus is strongly on the future.
After the spark ignited by the Ghibli Hybrid, presented in July, the power of the Trofeo Collection launched in August, and the world première of the MC20 super sports car, revealed to the world with an unprecedented event, the time has now come for a real journey into the future of Maserati in Modena, where the Brand’s tomorrow is being built, starting from its roots.
Innovation, passion and uniqueness guide the Brand in this phase of total renewal.
The starting-point for this journey is the historic plant on Viale Ciro Menotti in Modena. The Modena plant, where the Trident has ......read more
• Save up to AED 28,000 while purchasing selected Ram truck models
• Promotion valid from 10 to 12 September 2020
• Trade-in options available for current Ram owners
Dubai, UAE - September 10, 2020: Trading Enterprises, an Al-Futtaim Automotive company and the official distributor of Ram vehicles in the UAE, is launching “Ram Power-Up Weekend”, an exceptional promotion campaign aiming at encouraging and supporting truck enthusiasts interested in purchasing some exclusive Ram models engineered to deliver outstanding performance in the toughest conditions.
Running from 10 to 12 September 2020 across Trading Enterprises network in the UAE, Ram Power-up Weekend will feature the brand’s best sellers, allowing buyers to save up to AED 28,000 on selected models, while ......read more
• MC20 marks the beginning of Maserati’s new Era
• The new Maserati super sports car is a worthy successor to the MC12
• A car with a racing DNA
• 100% Made in Modena and 100% Made in Italy
United Arab Emirates, September 10, 2020: Maserati enters the new Era with MC20, the new super sports car that combines performance, sportiness and luxury in the unique Maserati style. MC20 was presented to the world in Modena on 9 September during the “MMXX: Time to be audacious” event.
The new MC20 (MC for Maserati Corse and 20 for 2020, the year of its world première and the start of the Brand’s new Era) is the Maserati everyone was waiting for. It is a car with incredible aerodynamic efficiency, which conceals a sporty soul, with the new Nettuno engine, a 630 ......read more
• First Defender Plug-In Hybrid: New Defender P400e is the most powerful and fuel-efficient Defender, with 404PS, 0-60mph in 5.4 seconds, 85.3mpg and CO2 emissions of 74g/km
• All-electric driving: Electric motor delivers instant torque for zero-emission on- and off-road driving, with an electric range of 27 miles and no tailpipe emissions, plus five- or six-seat options
• New six-cylinder Ingenium diesel: Smooth and refined in-line diesel engine is available in three power outputs of D200, D250 and range-topping D300
• High-performance diesel: D300 delivers superior torque, fuel economy and emissions to previous diesels, and is Eu6d-Final and RDE2 compliant
• Defender X-Dynamic: Bridging the gap between Defender and Defender X models, new X-Dynamic features a tough exterior design and unique interior ......read more
• Hitachi ABB Power Grids Innovates World-first Disaster Recovery Solution-based on Modular Mobile Substations
• Game-changing 'plug and play' solution vastly reduces time to restore power from 18 months to seven days, contributing to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy
DUBAI – Sept 9, 2020: Hitachi ABB Power Grids has pioneered a ground- breaking modular mobile substation solution which vastly reduces the time to restore power in the case of major disruptive events such as natural disasters.
This world-first 400 kV multi-voltage modular mobile substation system can be rapidly deployed and installed to restore power from an average duration of 18 months - required for the new build of a conventional substation - to only seven days. Each mobile ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 09 September 2020: On September 25, INFINITI Motor Company will unveil a vision of how it plans to transform the QX60 nameplate through a virtual reveal of the QX60 Monograph from Yokohama, Japan.
The QX60 Monograph is a design study for the brand’s three-row SUV showing the new direction INFINITI designers are exploring for the future QX60. The QX60 Monograph will be revealed on INFINITI.com on September 25, 2020 at 09:00 AM (JST).
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 01, 2020: Automobili Lamborghini is converting departments of its super sports car production plant in Sant’Agata Bolognese in order to produce surgical masks and protective plexiglass shields. The masks will be donated to the Sant’Orsola-Malpighi Hospital in Bologna to be used in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Work on ......read more
In line with the UAE Government's directive to citizens and residents to remain in their homes
Unique solution allows customers to send off their cars for periodic service and maintenance checks while staying at home
Abu Dhabi, March 30, 2020 - Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Nissan, INFINITI and Renault in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and the Western region, is providing its ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 26, 2020: As the world unites its efforts to fight the pandemic threat of COVID-19, Adamas Motors LLC has implemented its ‘DUTY OF CARE’ policy offering customers a special service to sanitize and disinfect their cars.
Fully aware of the current health and safety requirements, the company follows the highest possible hygiene ......read more
Milan, 25 March 2020 - Pirelli, in light of the present Covid-19 emergency, has decided to cancel the production and launch of the 2021 Pirelli Calendar. In the context of other initiatives already undertaken by the company, “The Cal” project will donate 100,000 euro to the fight against and research into Coronavirus.
"The production of the Pirelli Calendar has been stopped ......read more
Abu Dhabi, March 24, 2020 - As part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) and in support of the UAE Government’s efforts to protect our nation, Al Masaood Tyres, Batteries and Accessories (TBA) has announced the launch of a free car sanitization service at its AutoServ car care centre, at the Sea Palace area in Abu Dhabi.
The free service includes the sterilization of all surfaces ......read more
23 March 2020 - Bridgestone, the world’s leading tyre producer, announced that the full operations of three of its manufacturing plants in Europe are now being powered by 100 per cent renewable energy sources. The three plants located include Tatabanya in Hungary, as well as in Stargard and Poznan in Poland joined the three other plants in Spain’s Bilbao, Puente San Miguel, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 22 March 2020: Designed with style and technology enthusiasts in mind, the INFINITI Q50 is one of the brand’s most sold cars, appealing to a diverse demographic. Available at Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, the Q50 is packed with innovative tech features, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 March: In light of the ongoing coronavirus situation, Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that it will temporarily suspend production at its UK manufacturing facilities over the course of next week. The company’s intention is to resume in the week of 20 April, subject to review of the rapidly-changing circumstances.
As a responsible business, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 18 March 2020: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for RENAULT in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, is proud to reveal the winner of a brand-new home.
Marking a first for the industry and held during Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) 2020, Renault of Arabian Automobiles held its DSF raffle on the 20th of ......read more
Global non-profit CDP recognizes the Group’s leadership in combating climate change
16 March 2020 – Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) has been named to the prominent 2020 Supplier Engagement Leaderboard by CDP, a global non-profit that runs the world's leading environmental disclosure platform. Bridgestone earned the highest rating in supply chain engagement on climate ......read more
Owners of Toyota vehicles that are five years or older can now service their vehicles with prices starting from just AED 199 at any authorized Al-Futtaim Toyota Service center across the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 16 2020: Al-Futtaim Toyota, the exclusive Toyota distributor in the UAE, is delivering even more unprecedented value to customers with a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 16 March 2020: The business needs are diverse and Nissan vehicles proudly cater to these requirements. Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, announced the launch of the fleet tactical campaign titled Business+Offer. With exceptional offers and ......read more
UAE, 12th March 2020: Automotive connoisseurs in Dubai savoured the exhilarating sensory experience of the Rolls-Royce lifestyle during AGMC’s Rolls-Royce Urban Drive.
Members of the press, loyal Rolls-Royce customers and those seeking to explore the visual and sensory performance of the marque, experienced the unique driving pleasure of icons including Phantom, Cullinan, Wraith ......read more
Next chapter in the McLaren ‘Longtail’ story begins with global unveiling of new 765LT
765PS and 800Nm from twin-turbocharged McLaren V8 engine enables 0-60mph in 2.7 seconds; 0-100km/h (62mph) in 2.8 seconds; 0-200km/h (124mph) in 7.2 seconds
Transmission gearing optimised for throttle response – 15% quicker in-gear ......read more
More than 200 Supercar enthusiasts given opportunity to test their driving skills on F1 track and get a feel for latest world-class tyre technology from Italian manufacturer
Premium tyre sector leader partners with Mont Blanc, Lamborghini, BAC Mono, Pagani, Roger Dubois, and McLaren to provide unique experience
Abu Dhabi, 09 March 2020: Pirelli, the global premium tyre ......read more
NEW CINTURATO P7 PREPARES TO MAKE ITS DEBUT
CINTURATO FAMILY EXPANDS: NOW AVAILABLE FOR E-BIKES AND SET FOR CONNECTIVITY TO 5G, ENHANCING FUTURE MOBILITY
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 08, 2020: The Pirelli Cinturato is 70 years old. It was born when mass mobility was just taking off, but now it’s ready to expand with the imminent debut of the latest Cinturato P7, ......read more
7 March 2020: Rolls-Royce is celebrating International Women’s Day by announcing that we have signed up for IATA’s 25by2025 campaign, an initiative to advance gender diversity in the aviation industry by 2025. We are proud to be the first aerospace business, outside of the airline community, to support this campaign, which recognises the valuable contribution that women make ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 05, 2020: The imposing Rolls-Royce Black Badge Cullinan lived up to its moniker, ‘The King of The Night’, as it was photographed dominating Dubai’s urban terrain by Kunal Kelkar.
With a stunning Salamanca Blue exterior and a Black and Mandarin interior, these shots reflect the dark and edgy side of Black Badge Cullinan, Rolls ......read more
• Three women from Oman and England walked 758km through the harsh terrain of Oman’s Empty Quarter, backed by a pair of Land Rover Discovery support vehicles
5 March 2020, Dubai, UAE - Demonstrating the Land Rover Discovery's class defining versatility and all-round capability, Land Rover recently supported a 'Journey of Discovery' as three intrepid women ......read more
- Customers who shop at Al-Futtaim Toyota in March can choose from rewards like cash-back offers, free maintenance plans, or free insurance
- Every Al-Futtaim Toyota customer in March gets a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
- Al-Futtaim Toyota’s flexible finance plans and hassle-free trade-in service makes it affordable for anyone to own a new Toyota ......read more
• The new facility will help Jaguar Land Rover keep pace with projected demand for parts in the MENA region
• The centre is scheduled to be operational in Q1 of 2021
• Facility will provide 19,000 sq metres of space with option to expand to 30,000 sq metres
• Centre will house approximately 32,000 part numbers and process all inbound, warehousing, scheduling, and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 03, 2020: Due to the current situation the Geneva International Motor Show 2020 has been cancelled. Of course we understand this decision, but we also regret that the show cannot take place as usual.
Instead, the BMW Group will present the programme planned for Geneva, including the world premiere of the BMW Concept i4, at a digital press ......read more
Announced: 2020 Grand Prize Winner to Race at Fernando Alonso’s Kart Circuit
Dubai, UAE, 1 March 2020: Motorsport Wheels (#8), with veteran Sodi World Series (SWS) drivers Romaldo Labroy and Maz Nawaz, won the opening round of the 2020 Dubai Kartdrome Endurance Championship on Friday (28 February). EBC Brakes (#7) topped the Nations Cup class and Team Emirates (#20) claimed the ......read more
Accolades include the prestigious ‘Best Ferrari Importer’ for 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 27, 2020: Al Tayer Motors, the official Ferrari importer in the UAE, won a record five awards for 2019, including the prestigious ‘Best Ferrari Importer’ title at the Middle East Annual Regional Conference.
The other accolades won at the conference ......read more
• Jaguar has partnered with Canon to make the first film using their new 5.9K EOS C500 Mark II camera, capturing the dynamic performance of the award-
• A bespoke F-PACE fitted with mobile camera crane and next-generation camera captured dramatic footage of F-PACE and F-PACE SVR
• Compact and versatile Full Frame camera is powered by ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 26th February 2020: Berets MC, a Dubai based bike club will raise awareness for autism with the help of several cause supporters and exhibitors for the fifth year in a row by hosting an Autism Awareness Ride at the Dubai Investment Park on March 6th. This event invites children and teachers from local autism schools, bike riders, and the public to come down to ......read more
Lincoln sales were up 16 per cent across the GCC in 2019, and further increased Lincoln’s share of the premium segment
Exceptional growth forecast for the year ahead with key launches of the luxury marque’s new SUV nameplates like Aviator and the upcoming Corsair, while also being buoyed by Lincoln vehicles’ strong residual value
Building on product momentum, ......read more
• One of Europe’s largest automotive research and development centres is tackling society’s greatest mobility challenges to shape the future of the automotive industry from the heart of the UK
• £150m national centre dedicated to advanced automotive research, design and development
• Jaguar Land Rover, Tata Motors and WMG, University of Warwick ......read more
· Range Rover Evoque wins Best Imported Compact SUV title at Auto Motor und Sport Best Car Readers’ Choice Awards 2020
· Winners chosen by more than 100,000 Auto Motor und Sport magazine readers in 11 European countries
· Jaguar F-TYPE takes third place in Imported Convertibles category
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 February 2020 – ......read more
ALL NEW DEFENDER 110 FLIES INTO ACTION IN LATEST JAMES BOND FILM NO TIME TO DIE
Dubai, UAE, 17TH February 2020: Land Rover’s television commercial for the new Defender demonstrates its capability on tough terrain. The commercial features an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at what to expect from the new Defender in No Time To Die.
The rehearsal footage included in the advert ......read more
• Kia Sonet concept revealed; a modern, dynamic and bold compact SUV
• Kia Sonet will make its way to Middle East & Africa late 2020 after official launch
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 17, 2020 — Kia Motors unveiled the new Sonet compact SUV concept at the Auto Expo 2020 in Delhi, India, alongside Kia Motors India, wholly owned subsidiary of Kia Motors ......read more
Modena, 16 February 2020: All new Maserati models will be 100% developed, engineered and built in Italy, and will adopt hybrid and battery electric propulsion systems delivering all the innovation and outstanding performance typical of the Brand's DNA.
Following on from the announcement of testing of the new full electric powerplants to be installed on future Maserati ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 13, 2020: Aston Martin DBX made its first public appearance in the UAE during an event at the marque’s Downtown Dubai showroom on Wednesday 12th February.
DBX signals a new era in Aston Martin’s pursuit to deliver exceptional performance, style and usability in a segment previously unexplored by the world-famous manufacturer. Bringing ......read more
Hyundai to launch the i30 N in the Middle East soon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 13, 2020: Hyundai Motors has increased its presence in South Africa by launching its first mass-produced high-performance car, i30 N, today in Cape Town.
The first model of the N brand, the i30 N is Hyundai’s first ever high-performance car and has been ......read more
▪ Bentley Mulliner, the oldest coachbuilder in the world, to unveil the Bacalar at Geneva 2020
▪ Sustainable materials and beautiful design inspired by EXP 100 GT
▪ To be revealed at 08:30 GMT, 3 March, 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 13, 2020: Bentley will reveal the future of coachbuilding at next month’s Geneva ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 13, 2020: Trading Enterprises, an Al-Futtaim Automotive Group company and the official dealer of Volvo Cars in the UAE will be displaying two of its most popular models for distinguished visitors to the Sustainable City Horse Show event on its stand under the theme of ‘Volvo.Recharged’.
Taking place from 12th-15th February, the fun-filled ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover’s UK facilities certified as carbon neutral by the Carbon Trust for second consecutive year
● Jaguar I-PACE completed a zero emissions tour across six sites to celebrate achievement
● Jaguar Land Rover has previously reached its target to operate as carbon neutral two years ahead of schedule
● Commitment is part of journey to Destination ......read more
Special mobile package for Captains goes live today
Dubai, UAE - 10 February 2020: Hala, the joint venture between the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) and Careem that offers an innovative way to get around Dubai by enabling customers to book a Dubai Taxi on the Careem app, has partnered with Etisalat, the leading telecom operator in the UAE, to offer its Captains (taxi ......read more
• Takuma Aoki will race for Team Yokohama Challenge, the new Japanese-based eTROPHY team
• The former motorcycle racer, who was involved in an accident in 1998 resulting in paralysis from the waist down, will drive a specially adapted Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY racecar
• The Japanese racer will create history as the first disabled person to compete in an international ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 6 February 2020: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, is delighted to be bringing back the most popular trade-in campaign on the market, ‘Automania Exchange,’ whereby customers can exchange any car with a brand-new Nissan.
Drivers will ......read more
• First time ever that an SUV has won all three awards in one year
• Sweep caps year of unprecedented success for Kia and confirms brand amongst best in the automotive industry
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 5, 2020: The Telluride is Kia’s winningest and most awarded vehicle in the past year and the first sport-utility vehicle to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 04 2020: All this month, Al-Futtaim Toyota is offering customers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win a trip to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics which is taking place in the Japanese capital from 24th July to 9th August. Toyota Motor Corporation is the Worldwide Mobility Partner for the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Customers can purchase a new vehicle or ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 02 February 2020: Mr Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, Tata Motors and Jaguar Land Rover plc would like to announce that Prof Sir Ralf Speth has decided to retire from his current role as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Jaguar Land Rover at the end of his contract term in September 2020.
Mr. Chandrasekaran, said: “I want to thank ......read more
Lincoln and Rivian will work together to develop an all-new fully electric vehicle, based on Rivian’s skateboard platform
Building on Lincoln’s product momentum, the all-electric vehicle will progress Lincoln’s Quiet Flight DNA and feature advanced and intuitive technologies
Introduction of this zero-emissions electric vehicle advances Lincoln’s ......read more
The Al-Futtaim company extends its association with the global food and beverage leader
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 02, 2020: Al-Futtaim’s Commercial Vehicle Division, exclusive distributor of HINO trucks in the UAE, has announced that is has delivered a major order of 150 Light Duty HINO 300 series trucks to Dubai Refreshment PJSC, local bottler and ......read more
• Overall sales in the GCC increased 72 per cent compared to 2018
• Fleet deals drove commercial vehicles sales growth of 84 per cent
• Passenger vehicles achieved 62 per cent Y-o-Y growth
• Peugeot sedan models, 301 and the new 508, enjoyed highest Y-o-Y sales percentage increase
• Peugeot 3008 becomes the most sold model for the ......read more
Toyota Tops the Auto Industry for Sixth Consecutive Year
Dubai, UAE, January 29, 2020: Toyota was ranked the No. 1 motor vehicle company for the sixth consecutive year on Fortune Magazine’s 2020 “World’s Most Admired Companies” annual ranking as it continues to expand its lead in the UAE automotive ......read more
EMSO licences come into force as part of FIA drive to improve governance, safety
Dubai, UAE, 29th January, 2020: Mohammed Ben Sulayem, President of the Emirates Motorsports Organization, announced today that all drifting competitors in the UAE will hold EMSO licenses from this year as part of an FIA-backed scheme to improve governance and safety in the ......read more
• The Royale Special Series is available across all models with V6 engines featured in the current Maserati range.
• Just 100 Maserati Levante, Quattroporte and Ghibli Royale will be produced with engines including the 350HP and 430 HP 3.0l V6 petrol
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 28, 2020: Maserati took centre stage last weekend as St. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 28, 2020: Bristol - Fire engineering Industries L.L.C, UAE based commercial vehicle body manufacturer including ambulances and mobile clinics, has been recognized as a ‘VanPartner’ by Mercedes-Benz.
The announcement was made today during the Arab Health 2020 event taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre where ......read more