Dubai, 20th October: AGMC, the authorised dealer for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has redefined the concept of ultra-luxury with the reveal of three incredible and unique Rolls-Royce Phantoms at a special event organised in the Rolls-Royce Boutique.
Part of the exciting ‘Pioneers Collection’, these exceptional and visionary motor cars represent the peak of inspirational design, cutting edge technology and sublime elegance; each of these Rolls-Royce Phantoms are inspirational modern masterpieces.
Included in this exceptional collection of automobiles is the ‘Arabian Gulf Phantom’, the ‘Digital Soul Phantom’ and the ‘Horology Phantom’.
Mamdouh Khairallah, General Manager of AGMC Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dubai, said: “We are ......read more
Ott Tänak further extends his lead in the drivers’ championship on board the Toyota Yaris WRC
Dubai, UAE, October 20, 2019: The GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team (WRT) sealed their sixth victory of the season recently with an impressive win at Rally GB. Ott Tänak set the fastest time on the Power Stage and claimed maximum points in the No. 8 Toyota Yaris WRC to further extend his lead in the drivers’ championship. The result takes the GR team closer to the top of the manufacturers’ leaderboard in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).
The GR team led the rally from start to finish, with Kris Meeke having set the early pace in the No. 5 Toyota Yaris WRC before Tänak took over at the front. Day four of the rally consisted of two runs over the Alwen and Brenig ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 October 2019: Al Majid Motors Co., the sole distributor of Kia Motors in the UAE, has announced a 15-day sale offer on the 2020 models of the brand.
During the sale, 9 - 23 October, amazing discounts are being offered on the latest Kia models, namely the Cadenza 3.3L, Sportage 1.6L, and Cerato 1.6L, along with an additional AED 1,000 discount for Kia-listed customers.
As per the sale, Cadenza, one of the brand’s most prominent models, is priced at AED 83,900 instead of its original price of AED 87,900. While the Sportage 1.6L, Kia’s flagship SUV and one of the best-selling models of the brand, is being offered at a reduced price of AED 66,900, down from AED 69,900. Sportage boasts of sophisticated exteriors and interior design with advanced safety and infotainment ......read more
• Peugeot reveals the ultimate recreational concept car based on the popular Boxer LCV
• After extensive customisation the Boxer has been transformed into an all-wheel drive camper van designed for exploration
• Peugeot Boxer 4x4 can accommodate three people for an adventure on any terrain
• World premiere at the Recreational Vehicle Show, at Le Bourget (France) from 28 September to 06 October 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 06, 2019: Peugeot has moved away from the world of traditional camper vans and showcased its vision of the ultimate recreational vehicle. Shaking up a segment dedicated to freedom, the Boxer 4x4 Concept is an experience of adventure for all of the senses.
Allowing explorers to fully immerse in nature, The Boxer 4x4 Concept’s ......read more
Car Delivers Great Value with Sleek Styling, Enhanced Safety and Smarter Convenience Features
• The Ford Escort brims with features that buyers in the segment want and demand
• Smarter, safer and more fun to drive than its rivals, the Ford Escort is also more efficient – delivering up to 19.3 km/l
• Enhanced safety and new convenience features boost Escort’s appeal with new equipment including power memory seats and power folding memory mirrors, keyless entry with push button start, standard Electric Stability Control (ESC), side curtain airbags and a connectivity system with an 8-inch touchscreen
Dubai, UAE. 06 October 2019: Al Tayer Motors, the UAE’s official importer-dealer for Ford vehicles, launched the new Escort to customers at its Sheikh ......read more
Customers purchasing Lexus Hybrid Electric models will receive an exclusive 8 years/160,000Km
Hybrid Battery Warranty
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 03, 2019: Al-Futtaim Lexus today announced the launch of the 2020 Lexus RX luxury crossover, in both petrol and Hybrid Electric options.
Refreshing the fourth-generation of the model, the new RX features evolutionary changes to the brand's core model, which helped establish the luxury SUV segment when it was first introduced in 1998. For the 2020 model, the luxury crossover gets a number of updates with the changes focused on styling, technology and safety.
Mohammed Maktari, Managing Director, Al-Futtaim Lexus, said, “With the latest updates, the RX is truly in a class of its own. The new model features a range of interior and exterior ......read more
Huge savings of up to AED25,000 from 1 to 15 October
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2019: Get ready for the deal of a lifetime as Al-Futtaim Toyota is offering massive savings across its 2019 and 2020 models for a limited time only.
Back by popular demand, the Big T Sale returns the first 15 days of this month with Al-Futtaim Toyota offering customers savings of up to AED25,000 on brand new Toyotas. With prices to fit every budget, there are special discounts and big savings available across most of the range. Car buyers can view the extensive range of cars and options on offer at their nearest Al-Futtaim Toyota showroom.
“At Al-Futtaim Toyota, we offer our customers unbeatable value on the world's most desirable and dependable cars,” said Saud Abbasi, Managing Director at Al-Futtaim ......read more
As a large part of the automobile industry is run by the pre-owned car market, there are dealers galore trading in used cars. Since buying a pre-owned vehicle is not always as straightforward as it seems, making sure you do adequate research before narrowing down on a credible used car dealer, as this is of paramount importance. When you are buying used cars in Dubai, it is not difficult to find used car dealerships, but the key is to finding one who will not put his profit making before finding you a good quality vehicle. The used car industry has a reputation of being shady while doing business, from selling bad cars to charging high finance rates, but it is not impossible to find credible dealers.
Dealers like Carswitch deal with buying and selling used cars in UAE and Dubai. They have a large inventory and do almost ......read more
Selling your car isn’t, unfortunately, a piece of cake. A lot of work goes into it. The car’s resale value, for instance, is the one thing that takes a major hit. Also, the competition is rough. Also, there are plenty of pre-owned cars in Sharjah that a potential buyer can look at.
So, for your car to have any leg to stand on, you need to come up with the right resale value. Now there are a ton of factors that go into determining this and you might need an expert opinion which will cost you. Or, you could just trust CarSwitch to do all the heavy lifting for you. Determine the resale value, find the right buyer and negotiate on your behalf.
In any case, here are the 9 factors that can negatively impact your car’s resale value:
The Vehicle Brand:
According to data collected in the UAE, Japanese cars have ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 30 September 2019: Juma Al Majid Est., the exclusive distributor of Hyundai Motors in the UAE, is launching an exciting competition to reward three lucky football enthusiasts and their plus ones a roundtrip to London to watch Chelsea FC play live that includes access to the game and hotel stay.
To participate, entrants will have to purchase a brand-new Hyundai vehicle between 24 September and 20 October. The winner will be announced on 31 October via a random draw.
Suliman Al Zaben, General Manager at Hyundai UAE, said: “We are delighted to be presenting our customers and sports fans this exclusive opportunity to watch Chelsea FC, the Europa League 2018-19 champion, live in London. We have enjoyed a prosperous partnership with the football club for the past four years, and with this ......read more
New Jaguar Design Studio led by Design Director, Julian Thomson, opens at redeveloped Design and Engineering Centre in Gaydon, Warwickshire, UK
The studio is built around a ‘Heart Space’, putting people at the centre of the design journey, supporting a seamless workflow between creative and engineering teams
Six key design disciplines, operating across Interior and Exterior teams, develop innovative solutions and define future trends
The most technologically advanced design studio in the world, featuring industry-leading modelling robotics, Virtual Reality and an 11-metre 4K digital display wall
New Design Studio allows 20 full-size clay models to be worked on simultaneously doubling the floorspace of the prior site
Dubai, UAE, 29th September – Jaguar has unveiled its new dedicated design ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 28, 2019: In line with FCA’s €5 billion investment program for Italy, Maserati announces its innovation plan for production, electrification and autonomous driving technologies.
With regards to production, Maserati announces plans for its lineup of new and electrified products at Modena, Cassino and Turin (Mirafiori and Grugliasco).
All of Maserati’s new models will be 100 percent made in Italy and will adopt hybrid and battery electric propulsion systems capable of providing both innovation and the high performance embedded in the brand’s DNA. Maserati’s all electric models will combine traditional highly appreciated Maserati driving dynamics together with next-generation battery electric technology, offering unique driving modes, ......read more
Dubai, September 26, 2019: As temperatures drop, Trading Enterprises – Honda is offering its customers the perfect opportunity to get their Honda Motorcycles ready for the outdoor season.
The free 19-point check at Honda’s Sheikh Zayed Road Motorcycles service centre is available to any Honda Motorcycle customer on Friday, September 27 between 8am -12noon and 2pm to 5pm. While waiting for their motorcycles, customers can use the opportunity to test drive the latest models of the Honda Goldwing, Africa Twin and the CBR1000.
Fardeen Sara, General Manager of Sales at Trading Enterprises – Honda, said: “We want our customers to make the most of the cooler temperatures and the free 19-point check is our way to get their motorcycles in perfect shape for the outdoor season. Customers can be rest ......read more
• Aston Martin’s first SUV subjected to extensive track development programme, realising performance levels that match existing Aston Martin sportscars
• Real-world test regime ensures DBX test programme becomes most extensive of any Aston Martin in history
• DBX to have true breadth of character with the practicality and comfort of an SUV matched with sportscar levels of performance
• DBX confirmed with 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 producing 550PS / 700Nm. Becomes highest performing V8 engine in current range
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 25, 2019: With DBX’s unveil drawing closer, Aston Martin’s first SUV has entered the closing stages of the most comprehensive test regime of any Aston Martin and today, the luxury British marque can confirm the beating ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2019: The Genesis G70 takes top segment honors in this month’s J.D. Power 2019 Multimedia Quality and Satisfaction Study. In taking this award among all compact premium segment cars and SUVs, the brand adds to its consecutive first place overall finishes in J.D. Power’s 2018 and 2019 U.S. Initial Quality Studies (IQS).
The annual study measures customers’ satisfaction with audio, communication, entertainment and navigation (ACEN) systems. Both J.D. Power studies award brands and vehicles with the lowest instance of problems per 100 cars sold (PP100). The G70s researched in the Multimedia Study witnessed just 7.4 PP100, representing 28% fewer issues than the closest competition. Similarly, in this year’s IQS study, Genesis vehicles saw 63 PP100 in ......read more
Premium SUV’s new milestone highlights customer trust and loyalty for the brand around the globe
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2019: Toyota has announced that the cumulative global sales of its legendary Land Cruiser series have surpassed 10 million units as of August 31, 2019. The new milestone comes as a recognition for the premium SUV’s standing as a global and regional icon that continues to touch the lives of millions of people across the globe every day.
“We are grateful to each and every one of our customers for their trust and support in our journey towards achieving this important milestone, cementing it as a remarkable success story over the years,” said Yugo Miyamoto, Chief Representative, Middle East and Central Asia Representative Office, Toyota Motor Corporation. “Since its ......read more
Dubai, 24th September 2019: AGMC, the sole and authorised representative for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars dealers in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates have unveiled an exceptional range of highly Bespoke cars that pay homage to traditional Goodwood craftsmanship while incorporating innovative and cutting-edge techniques with contemporary materials.
The Goodwood Pioneers Collection of 12 visionary cars each represents the restless spirit of the home of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars while redefining the possibilities of luxury personalisation.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dubai - who this year were awarded Global Bespoke Dealer of the Year at the Global Dealer Awards in China - are honoured to be able to showcase these extraordinary one-of-one cars in the UAE.
Mamdouh Khairallah, General Manager of ......read more
Over 2,000 Bentayga models sold in the Middle East since launch
Bentayga reclaims ‘world’s fastest SUV’ title with new Bentayga Speed
Three variants – W12, V8 and Speed – complete Bentayga range
(Middle East, 22 September 2019) Bentley Motors reveals the success of the world’s most luxurious and powerful SUV as sales in the Middle East exceed 2,000 units since its arrival in the region in 2016.
Now available in three variants – Bentayga W12, Bentayga V8 and Bentayga Speed – Bentley’s luxurious sector-defining Bentayga range offers a truly unforgettable Bentley driving experience and showcases innovative technology and features.
Designed, engineered and handcrafted in Crewe, the Bentayga’s styling is pure Bentley. Sculptural with an ......read more
The legend is back to turn heads and set enthusiasts’ hearts racing in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 21, 2019: After a 17-year wait, Al-Futtaim Toyota has launched the new 2020 Toyota GR Supra in the UAE, much to the delight of fans and loyalists across the country.
Toyota’s engineers and designers had to develop an inevitable sequel to the legend, an automotive legacy that started way back in 1978. The team had to follow the best performance of four decades – quite the act to follow. With the all-new fifth-generation model, the legendary name has returned ready to set the roads ablaze with a comeback only fitting of the Toyota Supra story.
Evoking power, beauty and the thrill of driving and heart-pounding performance, the GR Supra embodies world-class sports car ......read more
• All-new MG5 compact sedan makes its debut at Al Yousuf Motors showroom on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road
• All-new MG5 is the first of three new models to be launched before the end of 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2019: As Al Yousuf Motors continues to celebrate its first anniversary as the exclusive UAE distributor for MG Motor, the automotive retailer hosted the UAE-debut of all-new MG5 at its Dubai showroom on Tuesday September 17th.
The new MG5 is now available across the Middle East, with prices ranging from $9,900* for the entry level model to $10,800* for the mid-range and $12,600* for the top-of-the-range trim.
True to its tagline ‘too good to be true’, the MG5 is a ‘no compromise’ alternative to the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sept 18, 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has announced a new partnership with one of the world’s leading K-12 education providers, GEMS Education.
Arabian Automobiles Renault has joined hands with the GEMS Rewards Programme, where Renault will offer special discounted rates and benefits to GEMS Rewards members, made up of parents and GEMS Education staff, on its considerable lineup of cars, sedans and SUVs.
Michel Ayat, CEO of Arabian Automobiles, said: “This unique partnership enables us to highlight the importance of road safety among students, their families and staff members at GEMS Education, which has one of the largest network of schools and enables ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2019: This weekend, Maserati’s spirits were high, as they showcased the past and present of V8 engine Maserati cars at the glamorous Goodwood Revival. Held at the famous racing circuit in West Sussex, the event captures the automotive world as it was from 1948 to 1966 with both competitors and spectators in period dress.
As an Automotive Partner of Goodwood Revival, Maserati once again took part in the Earl’s Court Motor Show with a display highlighting the history of the V8 Maserati cars and inspired by the marque’s classic 1960s motor show stands.
Taking pride of place on the stand was the brand new V8 Maserati Levante GTS, finished in Bianco Alpi with a nero interior. The Levante GTS perfectly embodies the Italian marque’s legendary ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2019: Trading Enterprises – Volvo, the exclusive distributor of Volvo vehicles in the UAE, has announced exciting offers on its popular XC90 and S90 models. The offers are valid across all Trading Enterprises – Volvo showrooms in the UAE.
As part of the campaign, customers can drive away in 2019 XC90 or S90 with offers worth up to AED 20,000 that includes free insurance for the first year, 3 years or 60,000 kilometers service contract, 5 years or 105,000 kilometers warranty and 3 years 24-hour roadside assistance. Customers can also trade-in their old cars for a brand-new Volvo.
The Volvo XC90 offers customers a visually striking premium quality seven-seat SUV with world-leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 16, 2019: At last night’s Fashion For Relief charity event held during London Fashion Week, Maserati added additional style to the evening by chauffeuring VIPs and celebrities – including Luke Evans and Naomie Harris – as they made their way to the red carpet at the iconic British Museum in London.
Fashion For Relief was founded by international supermodel Naomi Campbell in 2005, hosting its first charity fashion show to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Since its inception, Fashion For Relief has presented fashion initiatives and projects in New York, London, Cannes, Moscow, Mumbai and Dar es Salaam, raising millions for good causes around the world.
Fashion For Relief returned to London for the fourth time since its ......read more
- New B-segment sedan to enter the UAE with efficient 1.4-liter gasoline MPI engine and an automatic transmissions
- Modern design with big personality and compact dimensions
- Ideal for young families, with spacious, ergonomic cabin and 475-liter trunk
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 15, 2019: Spacious, economical and highly practical, the new Kia Pegas compact sedan goes on-sale this month in the UAE. Entirely new to the region, the Kia Pegas is a smart option for young families in urban areas. It features a big personality, compact dimensions, and generous storage and cabin space.
The Kia Pegas boasts a stylish exterior design and a spacious interior, as well as an array of convenience features and technologies to please B-segment sedan customers. Built by Kia, the car was ......read more
Diverse programme of accessories to boost design, sporty flair and desirability right on time for the market launch.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20 June 2019: In a few months’ time, with a full package of direct racing technology on board, the new BMW M8 Coupé (combined fuel consumption: 10.6–10.5 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 242–238 g/km*) and ......read more
2020 Hybrid model delivers exceptional fuel efficiency of 27.6km/L
The range also includes 1.6L and 2.0L petrol variants
Al-Futtaim Toyota launches a mini comedy series under the theme of “When a Hybrid Nation Smiles” with local comedians to celebrate the new model
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2019: The world’s favourite ......read more
Sporty components provide an additional boost for the hallmark M design of the high-performance models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 19 June 2019: The recently presented high-performance models BMW X3 M and X4 M (combined fuel consumption: 10.5 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 239 g/km*) set a new benchmark in the mid-range segment of Sports Activity Vehicles and Sports ......read more
• Ford steps up the game by introducing first performance-enhanced ST to its SUV lineup with Edge ST
• Edge ST features superior handling and braking, ST-tuned sport suspension, Sport Mode, new quick-shifting eight-speed transmission, standard all-wheel-drive, and the most powerful V6 engine in its class
• Edge lineup offers more standard driver-assist technology than ......read more
Shop & Win, live entertainment and fabulous weekly prizes from 21 June to 3 August
Dubai, 18 June 2019: Dragon Mart is turning up the heat this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) with a thrilling Shop & Win campaign offering fabulous prizes, including a brand new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé and a host of other treats, including smartphones and shopping vouchers.
Festivities ......read more
Lexus RC F Sport Coupe stars as you’ve never seen it before in the feature film
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 18, 2019: To complete their missions, the Men in Black need vehicles with the horsepower for high-speed pursuits, the most advanced alien-fighting technology and sophisticated styling befitting the most exclusive group of secret agents in the galaxy.
Lexus is ......read more
• 24th June 2019 marks first anniversary of women driving in Saudi Arabia
• Saudi Arabian women form the first women car club
• One of the first ever Careem captainahs and Volkswagen owner, Ammal Farhat, leads the charge to form KSA Women’s Car Club
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18 June 2019: The first Women’s Car Club has ......read more
Nissan Intelligent Mobility technologies merge real and virtual worlds, tap brain signals to help drivers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Nissan will share its vision for the future of mobility at CES Asia 2019 by showing technologies that access brain waves and merge the real and virtual worlds to assist drivers.
Nissan will demonstrate its innovative ......read more
• BMW “Gen 5” eDrive technology supports future evolutions with Jaguar Land Rover
• Both companies share vision of future-oriented drive technologies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: As it develops its plans for the mobility of the future, the BMW Group is increasingly focusing on co-operations to help make next-level ......read more
• Legendary former Jaguar test driver and works racer, Norman Dewis OBE, has passed away aged 98
• Dewis was Britain’s greatest ever test driver, having developed 25 of the most significant Jaguars ever over his 33-year career
• Jaguar’s most famous models, including the Le Mans 24 Hours-winning D-type as well as the iconic E-type, were honed with Dewis’ ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive distributor for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, secured another glorious year of big wins at the INFINITI Regional Aftersales Skills Contest 2019 that rewards excellence in customer service.
A platform designed by INFINITI ......read more
• British luxury carmaker’s second manufacturing facility is now producing cars
• Aston Martin St Athan is on target to go into full production in the first half of 2020
• Testing of the Aston Martin DBX continues apace
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: Aston Martin Lagonda’s second UK manufacturing plant has started to produce ......read more
• More than six in 10 European parents are distracted by kids’ back seat behaviour
• One in three admit road safety suffers; red traffic lights missed, swerving across lanes and hands off the steering wheel
• One in three parents will look for driving assistance technology on their next car
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover and BMW are joining forces to develop next generation electric drive systems.
● Collaboration seeks to advance development of electrification technology to support transition to ACES.
● Joint investment in research & development, engineering and procurement will provide the necessary economies of scale to support increased consumer adoption of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 June 2019: According to the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dubai’s automotive sector is poised for growth and is expected to increase by 35 per cent between 2017 and 2021 due to the spare parts and accessories market.
A key player in the automotive sector, Diesel Technic (ME) FZE is manoeuvring itself to capitalise on this ......read more
Pioneering hybrid electric vehicle recognized as finest in its class at prestigious annual award ceremony by panel of 19 independent automotive editors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 11, 2019: Lexus’ enduring commitment to excellence in engineering, innovation and driving dynamics has once again been highlighted with a prestigious industry recognition. The brand’s tireless ......read more
• Aston Martin Racing targets GTE Pro and Am victory at Le Mans
• Team in high state of readiness ahead of FIA World Endurance Championship finale
• Le Mans-winning V8 Vantage GTE to take its final bow
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 June 2019: Aston Martin Racing heads into the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans as a serious contender for victory in the ......read more
Limited-run collector’s edition Jaguar XE SV Project 8 features discreet fixed spoiler in place of rear aerodynamic wing
600PS road-focused Touring specification delivers exceptional performance with 0-60mph in 3.3sec and top speed of 186mph (300km/h)
Production strictly limited to no more than 15 four-seat vehicles worldwide, making Touring specification the ......read more
As rewarding as owning your own Lexus
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 10, 2019: Al-Futtaim Lexus has launched one of the most innovative automotive prepaid cards in the Middle East in partnership with Noor Bank, Mastercard and Flex-e-card. The Rewards by Lexus Prepaid Card, offers customers buying a new Lexus attractive cashback on the card, which can be used across Al-Futtaim Lexus ......read more
● Tested by experts: New Defender undergoes testing in Kenya with Tusk to support lion conservation initiatives in Africa
● Tougher than ever: Specially camouflaged Defender prototype was used by wildlife managers to support conservation operations across the 14,000-hectare Borana Conservancy
● Unstoppable capability: New Defender was put to the test towing supplies ......read more
• Jaguar Land Rover reports outstanding 2018/2019 financial year results for MENA
• Jaguar’s MENA retail sales were 46 % up year-on-year, while Land Rover’s MENA retail sales were 13 % up for the same period
• The luxury manufacturer looks to maintain its growth for the 2019/2020 financial year with a series of new model launches across the ......read more
Customers can customize their dream Volvo model with multiple combinations and options
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 30 May 2019: Trading Enterprises – Volvo, the exclusive distributor of Volvo vehicles in the UAE, is now offering customers additional flexibility of configuring their Volvo vehicle with the recently launched configurator tool that is now available at ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover researches rapid heating and cooling of the steering wheel for use with turn-by-turn navigation
● ‘Sensory steering wheel’ helps reduce driver distraction by keeping eyes on the road
● Drivers not paying attention is a major contributor to road accidents
● Thermal changes could also be used to warn of approaching junctions and roads ......read more
Three new initiatives launched by British-born car brand after record 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 28, 2019: MG Motor has introduced three important new initiatives in the Middle East this year as the car brand looks to build on its growing popularity across the region. The launches of a new spare parts online system, a customer referral incentive and a ......read more
May 28, 2019: The 2019 Genesis G70’s exquisite attention to detail has contributed to it being named as the ‘Best Luxury Sedan’ by Sport Motor, KSA. The magazine announces a list of best car awards each year to recognize remarkable vehicles with judging criteria that involves the evaluation of essential features, unique design display, and functionality that enhances ......read more
The Ferrari engine also takes Performance Engine of the Year and two other categories
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: The 21st edition of the International Engine & Powertrain of the Year has seen Ferrari triumph again, taking the overall title with its 720-cv, 3.9-litre V8 for the fourth year running, a feat never achieved by any other engine in the history of the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars unveiled its latest Collection Car, Wraith Eagle VIII, on the shores of Lake Como at this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, 24-26 May. Created by the Bespoke Collective at the House of Rolls-Royce, a Collection of just 50 Wraith Eagle VIII motor cars will tell the epic tale of one of the most ......read more
Ott Tänak and GAZOO Racing World Rally Team dominate track to claim second win of the season in round six of the 2019 World Rally Championship
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 27, 2019: GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team and driver Ott Tänak clinched their second victories of the season recently at the inaugural Rally Chile in Talcahuano during the sixth ......read more
With a growing market share, sales volume and presence through industry recognition at the Middle East Car of the Year Awards 2019, Renault Middle East has a positive outlook for the coming year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 26, 2019: Renault Middle East announced its first-quarter 2019 commercial results, which were strengthened by higher-quality revenue and benefits ......read more
Berlin airfield circuit awaits Buemi and Rowland
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 23, 2019: Nissan e.dams takes its Formula E challenge to Germany this week with the electric street racing championship staging its penultimate European round at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport.
Nissan heads to the German capital following its best Formula E result to date in Monaco on May 11 ......read more
● I-PACE wins Best Electric Powertrain, Best New Engine, and the 350 to 450PS category at The International Engine + Powertrain of the Year Awards
● State-of-the-art 90kWh Lithium-ion battery delivers range of up to 292 miles (WLTP) and can charge from 0-80% in only 40 minutes (100kW DC)
● Two light, compact and efficient electric motors generate a combined output of 400PS ......read more
‘Go anywhere’ premium compact SUV embodies Land Rover spirit of Discovery
• New Discovery Sport: The world’s most versatile compact 5+2 SUV has been updated with the latest user-friendly technology and more efficient, electrified engines
• Transformed Interior: Premium cabin delivers great levels of craftsmanship and comfort, while updated exterior ......read more
• Toyota Yaris scooped ‘Best Sub-compact Sedan’ award
• Toyota Camry crowned ‘Best Midsize Sedan’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 22, 2019: Underlining the exceptional quality of its vehicles and their enduring appeal among the region’s drivers, Toyota has once again achieved success at the 2019 Middle East Car of the ......read more
New Nautilus, Lincoln’s newest entry to the midsize luxury SUV market, introduces standard Lincoln Co-Pilot360™, which bundles popular, advanced driver-assist features previously available only as separate options
2019 Lincoln Nautilus brings a new turbocharged engine lineup that delivers smooth power through three advanced technologies – turbocharging, direct injection and ......read more
Big, bold and boxy, Kia’s new midsize SUV is made for adventures
• Largest Kia ever provides comfortable space for up to eight occupants
• Potent 3.8-liter GDI V6 engine with 291 hp and 355 Nm torque
• Multi-Terrain Control Mode ensures optimum performance regardless of road conditions
• Powerful exterior design and premium, well-appointed ......read more
New system offers navigated highway driving, enables hands-off single-lane driving
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 21, 2019: Nissan unveiled a world first in driver assistance technology, combining navigated highway driving with hands-off single-lane driving capabilities.
Expanding on the award-winning ProPILOT system, the technology will debut on the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 21, 2019: W Motors, the Middle East’s first developer of hypercars, electric models and the newly launched MUSE autonomous vehicle, was present at the World Intelligence Congress (WIC) in Tianjin, China from 16th-19th May 2019 alongside sister company ICONIQ Motors.
On display for the first time ever was the complete W Motors model range ......read more
Modern IKEA Majlis hospitality in Toyota showrooms
Customers can enjoy special IKEA Ramadan collections made in collaboration with the Jordan River Foundation and Jordanian and refugee women artisans
Dubai, UAE, May 21 2019: During the holy month, Al-Futtaim Toyota is bringing a new level of hospitality to its customers through a first-of-its-kind collaboration with IKEA, allowing visitors ......read more
• The new Range Rover Evoque receives its first award at Autocar Magazine’s 2019 awards ceremony
• World-first Ground View technology honoured by industry experts with ‘Innovation Award’
• Additional ClearSight Rear view, Smart Settings and Connected Technologies provide real-world solutions for easy everyday living
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ......read more
Customer Experience Director awarded accolade at the London Motor Show by Women’s World Car of the Year panel
Fiona has had a career spanning 20 years in the automotive industry
E-PACE and I-PACE both finished in the Top Three for Women’s World Car of the Year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 19, 2019: Fiona Pargeter, Jaguar Land Rover Customer Experience ......read more
Sports sedan and luxury limousine meet in all-new Flying Spur
Luxury Grand Touring sedan to set new standards for contemporary craftsmanship
Exquisite three dimensional diamond leather upholstery developed by Bentley’s craftsmen and women in Crewe, England
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 19, 2019: In the year Bentley Motors celebrates ......read more
• 20% downpayment assistance
• Free 1 year or 20,000 km service
Dubai, UAE, May 16, 2019: To celebrate the spirit of generosity this Holy Month, Al-Futtaim Toyota is offering remarkable deals on its pre-owned vehicles.
Throughout Ramadan customers buying a pre-owned Toyota can enjoy 20% down payment assistance from Al-Futtaim Toyota, free one-year or 20,000 km ......read more
Eighty years ago, the Maserati Tipo 6CM took the first three places at the Targa Florio
A result which reaffirmed Maserati's technological supremacy in racing at the time
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 16, 2019: Maserati celebrates the eightieth anniversary of Luigi “Gigi” Villoresi's impressive win at the 1939 Targa Florio at ......read more
Peace of mind, value, assurance and comfort guaranteed with opportunity for incredible savings
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 May 2019: Al Majid Motors, the sole distributor for KIA passenger and commercial vehicles in the UAE, is offering exceptional value for customers of all 2019 Kia vehicles during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Al Majid Motors is assuring the peace of mind of ......read more
• Jaguar Classic experts have restored 1954 XK120 to customer and life-long Jaguar enthusiast David Gandy’s bespoke specification
• 2,700-hour rebuild includes unique upgrades to turn standard model into a race-ready vehicle inspired by the XK120 Lightweight
• Original 3.4-litre in-line six-cylinder XK engine delivers additional 45bhp and enhanced ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 15, 2019: The Dubai Police General Command has added luxury Italian automaker Maserati’s sports coupe, the GranTurismo, from the brand’s official UAE importer-dealer Al Tayer Motors to its fleet of luxury patrol cars.
Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, inaugurated the Maserati GranTurismo at the ......read more
Exclusive Range Rover Astronaut Edition produced by Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations is only available to members of the Virgin Galactic Future Astronaut community
Exterior elements include unique Zero Gravity Blue paint inspired by the beautiful effects of the night sky, plus a bespoke Virgin Galactic puddle lamp design
One-off interior design includes custom cup holder crafted from ......read more
• Work is ongoing to create collectors’ item new Goldfinger DB5 continuation cars with fully functioning gadgets as seen in the classic James Bond film
• Aston Martin, with EON Productions’ Oscar-winning special effects guru Chris Corbould OBE, are together developing the 25 continuation cars
• Gadget highlights include revolving number plates, a rear ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 14, 2019: Breitling is announcing a new three-year partnership with Wheels and Waves, the world’s leading motorcycle, surfing, and skateboarding festival. It offers a perfect platform for Breitling, who will serve as Official Timekeeper.
The brand looks forward to contributing to the spirit of an incredible festival that so authentically ......read more
UAE Ministry of Energy and Industry announces fuel price increase from 1st May
Peugeot’s new range of stylish cars offer unbeatable fuel economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 13, 2019: As fuel prices in the UAE increase by 10%* from the 1st May, Peugeot is offering motorists an efficient solution to the rising cost of motoring with its range ......read more