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Celebrate the start of the spring with Lexus Select Event

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.

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Nissan signs actor Margot Robbie as its first electric vehicle ambassador

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

Bridgestone MEA and distributor Alserkal go the extra mile for occupational health and safety with Emirates Transport

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

Al-Futtaim Motors continues crackdown on counterfeit car parts with support of Al Ain Economic and Development Department

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 inaugurates its first Regional Headquarters for the Middle East

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

World's Best Family SUV – the All-New Land Rover Discovery Makes its Debut in the United Arab Emirates

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

Bosch ConnectedWorld 2017- Bosch teaches cars how to learn and take appropriate action

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

Thales to upgrade and extend Dubai metro Red Line signalling systems for World Expo 2020

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

Renault-Nissan Alliance and Transdev to jointly develop driverless vehicle fleet system for future public and on-demand transportation

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

INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Company debuts all-new Q60 Red Sport 400 Coupe

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

Liberty Automobiles Co. scoops top General Motors awards, making it the region's leading dealership for customer service

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 March 2017:  Liberty Automobiles Co., one of the largest General Motors dealerships and the sole dealer of Cadillac in the UAE and an authorised dealer for Chevrolet, Opel and AC Delco, has scooped seven top awards in the GM ‘Service & Parts Excellence Program’ and ‘Service Advisor Skills Competition.’ The company has been the highest performing dealership for the last three years, winning the highly coveted Service Advisor award for the third year running at the awards event hosted last month.  Rimoun Hanouch – Group General Manager at Liberty Automobiles Co. – commented: “Customer satisfaction is central to Liberty’s mission of providing outstanding car-buying and ownership experiences. We demonstrate our commitment to our customers by ......read more

Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e concept: The Luxury Electric Vehicle

Effortless, exclusive and exhilarating, Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e concept brings luxury ownership experience to EV sector Luxury customer demands met by Bentley levels of craftsmanship and refinement, with electric performance and grand touring capabilities Bentley’s vision includes rapid inductive charging and connected on-board concierge services EXP 12 Speed 6e concept to gauge public and customer feedback to shape Bentley’s future luxury strategy Concept showcases future Bentley exterior and interior design direction EXP 12 Speed 6e is on display at the Geneva Motor Show until 19 March Dubai, UAE, March 9, 2017:  Bentley Motors is today sharing its ambition to define the electric luxury segment with the EXP 12 Speed 6e concept at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show. Wolfgang Dürheimer, ......read more

Etihad Rail showcases at Middle East Rail 2017

Abu Dhabi, UAE, 8 March 2017:  Etihad Rail has been participating in the region’s largest rail exhibition and conference, Middle East Rail (MER), held at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre over the 7th and 8th March. During the two-day event, the national rail network has showcased an Etihad Rail Virtual Reality experience, planned network maps and an insight into the future passenger operations of the operator. H.E. Eng. Awaidha Murshed Al Marar, Chairman of Etihad Rail, and Eng. Faris Saif Al Mazrouei, Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Rail, hosted a series of discussions with international rail delegates across the event, including Paul Maynard MP, UK Rail Minister,  Philip Parham, UK Ambassador to the UAE, and H.E. Dr Rumaih al Rumaih, President of Saudi Railways Organisation and the Public ......read more

New PEUGEOT 3008 SUV named “Car of the Year 2017”

Dubai, UAE, March 8, 2017:  The new PEUGEOT 3008 was named the 2017 Car of the Year on Monday 6 March in Geneva by a judging panel comprising 58 European journalists. The judging panel acclaimed its style, interior design and performance. This prestigious trophy joins the twenty other prizes the new PEUGEOT 3008 has already won. The vehicle is the fifth PEUGEOT to win Car of the Year and the first SUV honoured in the history of the COTY prize. Car of the Year 2017: the new Peugeot 3008 SUV arrived right on time! It appeals to choosy customers who want to stand out and have new experiences, aiming to become a major contender in the compact SUV category. The new PEUGEOT 3008 offers a unique blend of style, comfort and road handling. The spectacular PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® is state of the art and gives new meaning to being in the ......read more

F-150 Dependability Award Underscores Built Ford Tough

F-150 builds on its renowned toughness as truck is recognized for top dependability among large light duty pickup pickups in the J.D. Power 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study Truck shoppers prioritize F-150 quality above all other attributes, and consistently say it is a differentiator, according to internal Ford research 2017 marks 40 consecutive years for Ford F-Series as top-selling truck in America DUBAI, U.A.E., March 8, 2017:  American truck owners who value Built Ford Tough pickups are taking in some more great news: Ford F-150 is J.D. Power’s 2017 Vehicle Dependability Study award recipient for large light duty pickup. “All customers demand quality vehicles, and truck customers depend on toughness and reliability most of all,” said Bennie Fowler, Ford group vice president for quality. ......read more

AMR - Taking Aston Martin to new Extremes

New AMR brand strengthens the connection between road and race cars AMR derivatives planned for every core model in the Aston Martin range AMR Pro models to have increased power, sharper dynamics and unique exterior and interior treatment Rapide AMR and Vantage AMR Pro concepts confirmed for production Dubai, UAE, March 7, 2017:  Aston Martin has chosen the 2017 Geneva Motor Show to launch AMR - an exciting new brand that brings a new dimension of race inspired dynamism and performance.  Reflecting Aston Martin’s racing pedigree, AMR takes technology and inspiration from motorsport to amplify the sporting prowess present across the model range. With enhanced performance, sharper dynamics and more powerful design language, AMR takes Aston Martin’s road cars to new and exciting extremes. The AMR ......read more

Ford Edge, the Region's Most Nominated CUV, Scoops Another Recognition During Awards Season with wheels' Crossover of the Year 2017 Title

Award caps impressive year for Edge which also includes other segment-best titles in UAE, Lebanon and Oman Proving its credentials as one of the region’s most impressive vehicles, Ford Edge is also a finalist for a coveted Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) trophy, the results of which will be announced later this month All-new Ford Edge CUV delivers premium comfort and refinement, cutting-edge technologies, and class leading space and driving dynamics  Dubai, UAE, March 05, 2017: At its annual awards ceremony in Dubai last night, wheels magazine bestowed the title of Crossover of the Year for 2017 on the new Ford Edge, adding another trophy to the impressive crossover utility vehicle’s cabinet.  Edge has proved to be exceptionally popular in the Middle East since its launch, having already topped ......read more

Stylish Toyota Fortuner wins Readers' Choice trophy at the Wheels 2017 Car of the Year Awards

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 05, 2017:  Toyota Fortuner, the highly popular seven-seat SUV, bagged Wheels’ Readers’ Choice Award at the ninth Wheels Car of the Year ceremony, the UAE’s largest independent automotive awards, held recently for the automotive industry in the UAE. Saud Abbasi, Managing Director of Toyota at Al-Futtaim Motors, said: “With the medium SUV segment contributing to the growth of the automotive industry in the UAE, the Fortuner has proven to be a key player for Toyota. It’s no surprise that the new Fortuner, with its fully redesigned exterior and interior styling, has become so popular since its launch last year, and we would like to thank the thousands of voters that brought this award home to Toyota.” Renowned for its durability, on-road comfort and off-road ......read more

Alstom showcases its complete rail transport solutions at Eurasia Rail Turkey 2017

Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2017:  Alstom will be present in Eurasia Rail – the third biggest rolling stock rail industry exhibition in the world and the largest in the Eurasia Region – from 2-4 March 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The company will showcase its complete rail transport solutions from urban to high speed trains, and from signalling to services.  “Alstom has been a reliable partner for the Turkish railway sector for more than 60 years,” says Mrs Arban Citak, Managing Director of Alstom Turkey. “Alstom’s dedication to the Turkish market and to the development of the transport network which includes high speed and regional trains, metro, as well as signalling is confirmed by the growth in number and in expertise of our MEA Regional Hub in Istanbul’. Alstom is looking forward to ......read more

Performance coupe Lexus LC 500 brings a new chapter of amazing experiences in its first UAE debut

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 2, 2017:  Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, has showcased its latest flagship performance coupe at the Dubai Mall, the all-new LC 500, marking a new chapter of “Experience Amazing”. Ushering a new era in the brand’s design direction, the new LC 500 showcase offered a hands-on experience with the provocative flagship coupe, complemented by Crafted For Lexus, the brand’s ultimate representation of craftsmanship, giving visitors an entry into the artisanal world of Lexus through a display of the latest collection of handmade lifestyle garments. Featuring avant garde elegance in a dynamic coupe package, the attractive form of the new LC 500 embodies the future design direction as it remains true to the key ......read more

Gael's Great in an R8

Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2017:  Tournament fourth seed Gael Monfils took a break from practice today to test out the latest Audi R8 V10 plus in Vegas Yellow. Having owned an R8 in the past, the world number 12 player was delighted to test the fastest series production Audi of all time, hitting a top speed of 330km/h and capable of doing 0 to 100 in 3.3 seconds. The Audi has 610 hp and the maximum torque of 560 NM is available at 6500rpm. Audi is the official car sponsor of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, and has supported the event for the last 12 years. Play in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships continues until 4 March, and along with Monfils, features Wimbledon, Olympic and ATP Finals champion and ATP world number one Andy Murray, Australian Open champion and seven-time Dubai winner Roger Federer, and two-time ......read more

Keen interest from Central Asia in Automechanika Dubai 2017

Roadshow across Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan raises profile of Dubai automotive aftermarket trade fair Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017:  More than 100 automotive aftermarket professionals from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) are attending a two-day Automechanika Roadshow in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, as they look at ways to boost interregional business ties with the vibrant Middle East.  The Automechanika Roadshow to the CIS is making its first stop in Kazakhstan’s capital city Astana today (28 February), before moving onto Tashkent, Uzbekistan tomorrow (1 March), to analyse recent trends and future opportunities in the two vast automotive aftermarkets. The event is part of the Kazakhstan International Automotive Expo, supported by Automechanika, the world’s leading international automotive trade show ......read more

INFINITI co-developed second generation ERS unveiled with all-new R.S.17

INFINITI reaffirmed its long-term technical partnership with Renault Sport Formula One at the Team’s new race car unveil. The all-new R.S.17 incorporates for the first time the INFINITI co-developed second generation Energy Recovery System. INFINITI also provides the Renault Sport Formula One Team with new and diverse talent through its highly successful INFINITI Engineering Academy. Dubai, UAE, February 23, 2017:  INFINITI has reaffirmed once again its long-term technical partnership with the Renault Sport Formula One Team at the team’s 2017 race car unveil and driver line up presentation in London today. Following the successful debut of the INFINITI and Renault Sport Racing collaboration in 2016, the newly launched R.S.17 introduces for the first time the INFINITI co-developed second generation Energy ......read more

Al-Futtaim Automotive associates honoured at Mashkoor Award Ceremony

Dubai, February 22, 2017:  As part of its strategy to promote a culture of recognition and excellence, Al-Futtaim’s Emiratisation department and Al-Futtaim Automotive have awarded a group of 22 distinguished associates from Al-Futtaim Automotive the prestigious Mashkoor award.  The award recognises the contribution of 18 distinguished Emiratis and four expat associates within the Automotive division.  The Emirati associates were nominated by their respective businesses based on their skills and the value they added to the business, while the expat associates were nominated based on their contribution towards the group’s Nationalisation efforts. Congratulating the associates on their achievement, Abdulrahman Saqr, HR Director at Al-Futtaim Automotive, said: “We value the contribution of each and ......read more

Continental named 2017 Tire Manufacturer of the Year by Tire Technology International

High-calibre expert panel honours tyre manufacturer’s exceptional investments in research and development, testing and production equipment Vision 2025 triggered impressive number of projects in 2016 Over 150 million passenger car and light truck tyres were produced in markets including the Middle East region Middle East – 20th February, 2017:  Continental, the premium German automotive manufacturer, has been honoured by trade journal ‘Tire Technology International’ for initiating key innovation and excellence projects over the past 12 months. Continental recently collected the award for ‘Tire Manufacturer of the Year,’ having competed with other leading tyre brands for the accolade.  On its 10th anniversary, the Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and ......read more

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Ferrari GTC4Lusso Launch at Geneva Motor Show…

The Ferrari GTC4Lusso debuts: a unique mix of benchmark sports car performance, all-weather versatility and sublime elegance  Also on the stand the California T featuring the new Handling Speciale package Geneva, March 2, 2016:  The Ferrari GTC4Lusso which premieres at the Geneva Motor Show is a new four-seater model that integrates rear-wheel steering with four-wheel drive for ......read more

Arabian Automobiles Company's Automania Exchange Campaign Back by Popular Demand…

  Up to AED10, 000 added value on offer when customers exchange any make or model for a brand-new Nissan Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2016:  Arabian Automobiles, Flagship Company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai and the Northern Emirates has announced the return of its renowned Automania Exchange – a limited time trade-in campaign running from 3rd ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors showcases its extensive fleet of green cars at the 4th Ajman Environmental ...…

Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2016:   Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota, Lexus, Hino and Toyota Material Handling Equipment in the UAE, announced their sponsorship of the 4th Ajman Environmental Conference, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Ajman, the Municipality and Planning Department and ......read more

Land Rover technologies take to the high seas in bid to develop the fastest America's Cup class ...…

• Land Rover reveals key technical areas where expertise is being applied to the Land Rover BAR boat development • Jaguar Land Rover’s highly skilled engineers and Land Rover BAR marry knowledge to gain performance advantage over competitors • Land Rover BAR CEO Martin Whitmarsh confident ‘F1 on water’ will be won with the help of Land ......read more

Infiniti QX80 continues to garner success in the Middle East…

• 7% growth for 2015 Dubai, UAE - 22 February 2016: It has been a little over a year since the introduction of the new QX80 – the marque’s flagship full size SUV, and the vehicle continues to deliver in spades for Infiniti. Launched in December 2014, the uptake for the new model has been strong with Infiniti delivering 1,521 vehicles in 2015, up 7% compared to the ......read more

Hammerhead introduces UAE's first Car Maintenance workshop for Women…

Regular Car maintenance workshops to help keep women safe and savvy 21st February 2016, Dubai, UAE - Hammerhead, UAE’s Auto Repair & Maintenances specialists hosted last Thursday the country’s first woman’s car maintenance workshop to help provide basic automotive training to a primary female audience. Attended by more than 45 working women, stay-at-home mums and ......read more

Maserati's first SUV receives its eagerly-awaited world unveiling at the upcoming Geneva ...…

Modena, 21 February 2016 – Maserati gives the first glimpse of the external look of the Levante, the first SUV in the Brand's more than one hundred years of history: the new model completes the existing range of sedans and sports cars, extending the offering together with the Quattroporte, Ghibli, GranTurismo and GranCabrio models. The Levante's design features clear associations ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors leaps into the future with the launch of Toyota Prius in the UAE…

The Future is Now! Groundbreaking environmentally-friendly performance Bold new design Fun-to-drive spirit  Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2016:  Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has officially launched the fourth generation Toyota Prius, the most popular hybrid vehicle in the world. First revealed at the 13th Dubai International Motor Show in ......read more

All-new 2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid makes global debut at Chicago Auto Show…

- Kia’s first plug-in hybrid showcases advanced efficiency and boasts technological refinements - Advancements in Kia’s hybrid system and increases in electric power combine for increased range and improved driving dynamics   - Packed with new technology, the Optima PHEV arrives with a new suite of ECO telematics and infotainment upgrades, including Android ......read more

Arabian Automobiles Announces Lucky DSF Winners…

Two lucky DSF Infiniti Customers walk away with AED100,000 in gift vouchers as part of Infiniti’s extended DSF promotions! Dubai, UAE, February 16th, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has announced another two lucky winners of its extended DSF Infiniti ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors appoints new Senior Managing Director…

Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2016:  Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota, Lexus, Hino and Toyota Material Handling Equipment in the UAE, has appointed Bertrand Thiebaut as Senior Managing Director to overlook the business and maintain the company’s position as the leading automotive dealer in the UAE. “This is a great new adventure for me as I start a new journey in ......read more

Toyota Reshapes the Future of Sustainable Motoring…

Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2016:  Toyota today announced the availability of the fourth generation Prius in the Middle East to unveil the latest version of this global green icon, which takes the hybrid concept further than ever. Paired with a striking design, higher expected fuel economy ratings, and greater ride comfort this car is made to serve the greater good.  The arrival of the ......read more

Trading Enterprises Debuts Volvo Retail Experience in Abu Dhabi…

Volvo revamps retail design concept with a warm Swedish welcome Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2016:  Embarking on new standards that transform the traditional retail landscape, Volvo Cars MENA and Trading Enterprises inaugurated the new Volvo Retail Experience (VRE) in Abu Dhabi. Located at Mina Zayed, the new showroom reflects Scandinavian-inspired values of calm, clean lines with 'cool ......read more

On the road with the all-new 2016 Volvo XC90…

Visually striking SUV from Volvo shows the future of Scandinavian car design World’s most powerful and cleanest 7-seat premium SUV World-first safety and convenience features Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2016:  Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, unveils the arrival of the most anticipated car of recent years – the all new XC90 to the Middle East. The new SUV presents a ......read more

Lexus LC 500 grabs EyesOn Design Awards at 2016 North American International Auto Show…

Lexus’ all-new luxury coupe drives away with design excellence awards for Production Car and for its Interior Design  First ever luxury automobile to feature a 10-speed automatic transmission Dubai, UAE – February 14, 2016: The all-new Lexus LC 500 luxury coupe grabbed two awards for design excellence on its debut at the 2016 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), ......read more

2015 another record year for Maserati across the Middle East, India and Africa…

Dubai, UAE, February 10, 2016:  Italian luxury car manufacturer Maserati has achieved its 5th consecutive record year in terms of sales across the Middle East, India and Africa (MEIA) region in 2015. While 2013 saw the launch of the new Maserati Quattroporte and 2014 the launch of the new Ghibli, in 2015 the Trident brand prepared for the arrival of its next new model in ......read more

The Ferrari GTC4Lusso debuts at the Geneva Show…

Class-leading performance, versatility in all driving conditions, sublime elegance.  A unique car, a whole new world Maranello, 9 February 2016 – Ferrari announces the addition to its range of the Ferrari GTC4Lusso, the new four-seater which hails a major evolution of the sporting Grand Tourer concept by integrating rear-wheel steering with four-wheel drive for the first ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors signs MOU with General Headquarter of UAE Armed Forces…

Agreement to offer substantial discounts on Toyota and Lexus vehicles to all Armed Forces personnel Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 9th, 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the UAE, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the General Headquarters of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces, offering all staff special discounted prices of up to ......read more

Infiniti's Formula One involvement progresses…

• Technical partner of new Renault Sport Formula One team from 2016 season • Contributing Infiniti’s expertise in hybrid performance • Leveraging opportunities within the RenaultNissan Alliance Dubai, UAE - 09 February 2016: Infiniti’s successful involvement in Formula One enters the next phase. Starting with the new 2016 season, Infiniti will be a ......read more

The Honda Clearance is on!…

Huge discounts on Civic, CR-V, Pilot and Accord Coupe models Dubai, February 07, 2016: The Honda Clearance is on across all Al-Futtaim Honda showrooms in the UAE with huge savings on the Civic, CR-V, Pilot and the Accord Coupe. With an AED 10,000 discount, the sleek and efficient Honda Civic is now available for AED 59,900 while the fuel efficient CR-V is available for AED 79,900. ......read more

Al Nabooda Automobiles delivers final Volkswagen Golf GTE to Dubai Municipality…

• Tenth Golf GTE plug-in hybrid model arrives in the United Arab Emirates • Partnership between Volkswagen and Dubai Municipality demonstrates dedication to sustainability  Dubai, 07 February 2016: Volkswagen Middle East and Al Nabooda Automobiles, in collaboration with Dubai Municipality, Thursday marked the handover of the tenth and final Golf GTE plug-in hybrid ......read more

Infiniti Q60 sports coupe and QX30 premium active crossover set to make European debut at the ...…

• Infiniti continues to refresh and grow its product line-up • Q60 and QX30 have been ‘designed to perform’, inspired by daring concepts • New models broaden Infiniti’s product portfolio at a time of record sales growth Dubai, UAE - 07 February 2016: Infiniti will present two all-new expressive models at the Geneva International Motor Show on 1 ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors launches Zero Down Payment purchase campaign…

Scheme available on all 2015 and 2016 Toyota models Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 4, 2016:  Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has launched a one-of-a-kind zero down payment purchase plan on all 2015 and 2016 Toyota models, giving customers the opportunity to own their dream Toyota with a unique monthly plan offer.  The Zero Down Payment offer ......read more

Infiniti of Arabian Automobiles Company Provides its Marketing Expertise to Students…

Automotive division of AW Rostamani Group partners with The British University in Dubai Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2016:  Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has partnered with UAE’s first research–based university, The British University in Dubai (BUiD) to offer ......read more

EMC customizes 100 Mercedes-Benz Sprinters for National Ambulance Company…

Abu Dhabi, 1 February 2016: Emirates Motor Company Daimler Commercial Vehicles (EMC), authorized Mercedes-Benz distributor in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group, has supplied 100 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans converted into ambulances to the National Ambulance Company and delivered them at the Arab Health Expo on 27 January 2016. At the handover, ......read more

Ferrari Reveals Deserto Rosso…

Ferrari Pays Tribute to the Middle East with stunning desert video      Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2016:  Ferrari pays tribute to the deep-rooted traditions of the Middle East Region with “Deserto Rosso”, a breathtaking video showcasing the majestic beauty of the desert celebrated by the stunning design of its cars. The phrase Deserto Rosso is Italian for ......read more

Jaguar Land Rover MENA Announces Technician of the Year 2015 Winners…

Dubai, UAE, 31st January, 2016: Manufacturer of premium luxury vehicles, Jaguar Land Rover MENA, has just announced Koudi Kamal from Morocco as Jaguar’s Technician of the Year 2015 while Jinto Thomas from the United Arab Emirates was named Land Rover’s Technician of the Year for MENA. Making it through the semi-finals as part of the twelve Jaguar Land Rover finalists who emerged ......read more

Jaguar F-Type Project 7: The Fastest and Most Powerful Production Jaguar…

 At-A-Glance F-TYPE Project 7 made its debut at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed – in the 60th anniversary year of the Jaguar D-type racer that inspired its design F-TYPE Project 7 is the most performance-focused derivative of the acclaimed F-TYPE range and Jaguar’s fastest and most powerful production model to date Jaguar produced the F-TYPE Project 7 in an ......read more

Volkswagen Middle East unveils the new Tiguan - ‘The ultimate SUV for the urban jungle' - at Qatar ...…

New striking design and technologically-innovative features make the second generation Tiguan one of the world’s most advanced Compact SUV The latest model is available in three new powertrains  Doha, Qatar, 27 January 2016 – Volkswagen Middle East presents the new generation of the best-selling Tiguan – the ultimate SUV for the urban jungle - at this year’s ......read more

Al-Futtaim Motors teams up with the Road and Transport Authority to raise child safety awareness…

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 26th 2016: Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, announced that they have joined forces with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) to raise awareness of child safety amongst youth in the UAE. The competition, dubbed “Junior Publisher”, encourages students to spread awareness messages to more than 144,000 of their peers ......read more

Arabian Automobiles Company Opens UAE's First Renault Store…

Dedicated facility designed to embody Renault’s new brand slogan ‘Passion for life’ Dubai, UAE, January 26, 2016:  Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has opened its first ever Renault Store in the UAE. The launch event for the dedicated new facility, ......read more

Emirates Motor Company Reveals the first Mercedes-Benz Plug-in ‘S 500 e' at Abu Dhabi ...…

Abu Dhabi-UAE: 23 January, 2016 – Emirates Motor Company (EMC), the authorized distributor of Mercedes-Benz in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group, has offered visitors a glimpse of the first Mercedes-Benz plug-in hybrid model in the region - the ‘S 500 e’ – as part of its participation at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) currently ......read more

Jaguar learns how fashion innovation is pushing boundaries in the Middle East…

Latest film in the Jaguar XJ Innovation Series High fashion is developing fast in the Middle East and Jaguar took its innovative new XJ to Dubai to discover how designers are pushing the boundaries with a focus on blending traditional and modern elements. As Dubai becomes a new hub for high-end style, it is that rare combination that is also defining a new wave of fashion in the Middle ......read more

Volkswagen Middle East gears up for regional debut of the smart SUV for the ‘urban jungle'…

• New Tiguan Middle East debut at Qatar Motor Show 2016 • Innovative technological features, off road capability and striking design make the new Tiguan the ideal ‘urban jungle’ SUV UAE, 21 January 2016: The all-new Tiguan will make its Middle East debut at this year’s Qatar Motor Show at the Doha Exhibition and Conference Center (DECC), 28th January to ......read more

Kia Telluride concept makes world debut at North American International Auto Show in Detroit…

Elegant and sophisticated, the Kia Telluride combines breakthrough technology, rugged beauty, and functionality in a full-size sport utility vehicle  Telluride takes Kia’s design language in a bold new direction and suggests styling of a possible future premium large SUV in the brand’s lineup Telluride pushes the boundaries of technology with unique in-cabin ......read more

Hyundai launches the All-new Elantra in Africa and Middle East…

Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2016:   Hyundai Motor Company has launched the All-new Elantra, the newest edition of the brand’s best-selling model in Africa and the Middle East. The 6th generation of this compact sedan is set to reaffirm the company’s position as the region’s second biggest car maker, combining dynamic styling and high quality materials at an affordable ......read more

Redesigned Toyota RAV4 brings dynamic new styling and an adventurous spirit…

Newly redesigned exterior and advanced interior options make the 2016 model the best RAV4 ever Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 18, 2016:  Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has announced the launch of the newly redesigned RAV4, one of Toyota’s most popular crossover vehicles, featuring newly redesigned exterior styling and interior refinement, ......read more

Renault Offers No Down-Payment Drive-Away Deal…

DSF offer for Renault vehicles provides instant rewards up to AED 50,000 Dubai, UAE, January 13, 2016:  Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is giving its customers the chance to drive away a brand new Renault with no down-payment this Dubai Shopping Festival ......read more

Incredible Free Extras from Al-Futtaim Motors spell big wins for customers this DSF…

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 12, 2016:  Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has launched their Dubai Shopping Festival deals for 2016, including incredible savings on some of the most popular cars in the Toyota line-up, including Corolla, Camry, Avalon, RAV4, Fortuner and Sequoia. Customers buying a car during the Dubai Shopping Festival will avail ......read more

Arabian Automobiles Company Offers up to AED 20,000 Discount for its Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles ...…

Offer applies to over 1,000 vehicles in Dubai and the Northern Emirates      Dubai, UAE, January 12, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Infiniti, Nissan and Renault in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is offering its Certified Pre-Owned customers huge savings as part of this year’s Dubai ......read more

Kia Motors introduces new ‘DRIVE WISE' sub-brand for autonomous driving technologies…

Kia ‘DRIVE WISE’ encompasses future Advanced Driver Assistance Systems DRIVE WISE intelligent safety technologies exhibited at 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas U.S. state of Nevada grants license to Kia to test autonomous Kia Soul EV on public roads Introduction of partially-autonomous driving technologies by 2020, with arrival of fully-autonomous vehicles targeted ......read more

Arabian Automobiles Company Gives Customers Double the Chance to Win this DSF…

AED 5 million worth of rewards to win as well as 37 Nissan vehicles Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2015:  Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is offering its customers double the chance to win this Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF). An incredible AED 5 million worth of rewards and 37 Nissan cars ......read more

The Best Time to Own an Infiniti…

Arabian Automobiles Company ensures guaranteed rewards for every customer this DSF Dubai, UAE, January 4, 2015: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, is promising a host of premium rewards and offers for customers this Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF). Arabian Automobiles ......read more

Kia models awarded trio of GOOD DESIGN awards…

Kia Sorento, Optima and Trail’ster honored in ‘Transportation’ category Second consecutive year Kia has taken home three GOOD DESIGN awards Products judged on design, technology, form, materials, function, efficiency and environmental sensitivity Dubai, UAE, January 3, 2016:  Kia Motors has received prestigious 2015 GOOD DESIGN awards for three of its most ......read more

Four-year Profit-free Offer Now Available on Selected Infiniti Models…

Great savings with Arabian Automobiles Infiniti  Dubai, UAE, December 30, 2015: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group, has announced an exciting offer on selected Infiniti models. The exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai and the Northern Emirates has introduced a finance arrangement that entitles customers to a 0% profit-rate payment plan ......read more

Hyundai Offers Four years/Unlimited mileage Warranty…

New option available on market-leading automotive company’s array of passenger vehicles   Dubai, UAE, December 29, 2015:  Car customers who place a priority on prolonged, hassle-free motoring for their new vehicle should consider heading to Hyundai this festive season. Juma Al Majid Est., the sole distributor for Hyundai vehicles in the UAE, has just announced a special deal ......read more

Kia ranks first in popular international magazine Auto Bild Quality Report 2015…

Kia ranks highest among 20 leading carmakers in the German market for customer satisfaction, reliability and long-term quality  Dubai UAE, December 29, 2015:   Kia Motors ranks first among 20 leading automotive brands in the German market according to the Quality Report 2015 published by Auto Bild magazine . Kia shared the top position with Mazda with an overall rating of 2.14 ......read more

Kia Jordan Receives Golden Award in Automotive Category at 2015 Pan Arab Application Awards…

Dubai UAE, December 28, 2015:  National Arab Motors – Kia Jordan was recently recognized for its technological innovation in the customer service field, winning the Golden Award in the automotive category at the 14th annual Pan Arab Application Awards for its state-of-the-art mobile customer service application, the Kia Jordan (NAM) app. The ceremony was held in November at Al ......read more

Al Tayer Motors technician takes first place at Ferrari's Annual Global Challenge 2015…

Jestin Augustine is first Middle East participant to win Dubai UAE, December 23, 2015:  Jestin Augustine, Technical Advisor with Al Tayer Motors, the official importer-dealer for Ferrari in the UAE, has won the ‘Ferrari Technician Challenge 2015’ becoming the first aftersales specialist from the Middle East region to take the global title. Augustine, who participated ......read more

Alstom awarded a contract to extend Line 1 of Panama Metro…

A contract worth 130 million euros for Alstom  December, 2015 - Alstom, leader of a consortium including Thales, Sofratesa, CIM and TSO , has been awarded a contract by Metro de Panama SA to supply 70 additional metro cars for Line 1 of Panama Metro. Alstom will also update the existing signalling solution and the power supply and increase the size of the depot. Alstom’s share in ......read more

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