● All-terrain laboratory: Land Rover Bursary team uses modified Discovery to show how in-the-field genetic analysis could help fight malaria
● Mobile first: Oxford University researchers with African partners extracted and sequenced DNA in remote locations to show how portable tech could fight spread of the disease
● One-off: Bespoke model from Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations celebrates 30 years of Discovery as the world’s most versatile full-sized premium SUV
● Long-term partners: Annual Land Rover Bursary awarded in association with the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) ¬– Land Rover’s longest-standing humanitarian and conservation partner
● Next bursary winners announced: All women team awarded 2019 Land Rover Bursary to investigate how small-scale farmers ......read more
● Jaguar Land Rover is developing new 3D technology as part of next-generation head-up display research
● Technology could project driver safety information ahead of the driver with the potential to improve reaction times to road hazards significantly
● Innovative system could also offer passengers 3D entertainment in an autonomous, ride-sharing future
● Research forms part of Jaguar Land Rover’s ‘Smart Cabin’ vision
21st August, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Jaguar Land Rover is developing next-generation head-up display technology that could beam real-time safety information in front of the driver, and allow passengers to stream 3D movies direct from their seats as part of a shared, autonomous future.
Engineers are working on a powerful new 3D ......read more
The owner of each Mulsanne W.O. Edition by Mulliner to be presented with special key case upon collection
Includes bespoke 1:18 model of W.O.’s personal 8 Litre car created especially for this commemorate case
True collector’s item to mark Bentley’s centenary year
Handcrafted from Dark Stained Burr Walnut and Piano Black veneer
Limited edition of 100 Mulsannes created to pay homage to founder W.O. Bentley’s famous final 1930 design, all of which have been allocated
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 21, August 2019: Mulliner, the bespoke coachbuilding division of Bentley Motors, has handcrafted 100 unique key cases to commemorate the handover of each Mulsanne W.O. Edition by Mulliner. This special limited edition Mulsanne pays homage to the ......read more
• 2020 Models Recognized for Exceptional Crashworthiness and Collision Avoidance
• Hyundai’s Growing SUV Line-up Features Hyundai SmartSense Safety Technologies, Providing Leading Safety and Convenience for Drivers and Passengers
• Hyundai is making Rear Occupant Alert Standard on Most Models by 2022
August 21, 2019: The 2020 Hyundai Kona, Santa Fe, and Tucson were all awarded 5-Star Overall Safety Ratings, the highest available overall safety rating issued by the government’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) as a facet of its New Car Assessment Program (NCAP).
Kona, Santa Fe and Tucson exemplified exceptional safety in crashworthiness and collision avoidance—due to the new Hyundai SmartSense safety technologies ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20, August 2019: Anniversary mood under California’s sun. At the Monterey Car Week 2019 and the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, MINI celebrated the brand’s 60th birthday with a review of its history and an outlook on the future. On America’s west coast, MINI presented a series of historically important vehicles and provided an initial look at two fascinating new models: the brand’s most powerful series vehicle ever produced and the first all-electric powered MINI.
The new MINI John Cooper Works GP is currently undergoing the final phase of its series development process with high-speed laps on numerous racing tracks throughout the world, before being launched on the market in an edition limited to 3 000 cars during the coming year. The new MINI Cooper SE ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18, August 2019: BMW Group sales continued their positive trend in July: worldwide deliveries were up 1.3% on the same month last year, with a total of 183,487 premium BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles sold. This brings the company’s total sales for the year to date to 1,436,382 (+0.9%). This growth was achieved despite ongoing volatility in several markets around the world.
“In a highly competitive and challenging global market, our new model rollout continues to have a positive impact on our sales result, with new highs recorded both in the month and the year to date. This year, the BMW brand is launching 21 new or revised models and those already on the market are proving very popular with customers,” said Pieter Nota, member of the BMW AG Board of ......read more
• Hyundai will offer a glimpse of how it envisages the future in-car experience under the concept STYLE SET FREE
• With STYLE SET FREE, Hyundai demonstrates its customer-centric approach to future mobility
• Cars set to become extensions of living spaces so customers will be able to personalise their vehicles as they do their homes
August 18, 2019: Once a simple means of transport to allow people to get from one place to another, the concept of the car is rapidly changing as the boundaries between our lives and automobiles intertwine. Under the banner STYLE SET FREE, Hyundai Motor illustrates its innovative vision of how cars of the future will become individualised living spaces.
People already personalise their living spaces with a multitude of gadgets and different forms ......read more
• Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valhalla take flight at Aston Martin’s development home – Silverstone, UK
• First time Aston Martin Valhalla ‘dynamic concept’ shown
• Aston Martin Valhalla makes North American debut today at Monterey Car Week’s “The Quail”
• Aston Martin Valkyrie testing continues at pace following British Grand Prix debut
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17, August 2019: The Nordic hall of the heroes is officially open for business as Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined sportscar – Valhalla – has taken flight for the first time alongside the world’s most highly-anticipated hypercar, Aston Martin Valkyrie.
Celebrating Aston Martin Valhalla’s North American debut at the world-famous ......read more
• Jaguar is calling for the Oxford English Dictionary and Oxford Dictionaries to update their online definition of the word ‘car’
• The online definition currently only defines a car as being powered by an ‘internal combustion engine’
• The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE was named 2019 World Car of the Year in April but using the current definitions it isn’t a ‘car’
• Jaguar is encouraging people to contact them on social media using #RedefineTheCar with how the word ‘car’ should be defined
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14, August 2019: Jaguar is spearheading a campaign for the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) and Oxford Dictionaries (OxfordDictionaries.com) to change their official online definitions of the word ......read more
• Around 4,500 hours of work go into each of the 19 DB4 GT Zagato Continuation sports cars being handmade at Aston Martin Works
• Once-in-a-lifetime build programme ramps up as more than half of the cars are now in various stages of construction
• Engineering car is testing dynamically and future owners are looking forward to deliveries starting in Q4 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14, August 2019: Newport Pagnell, UK: A never-to-be-repeated scene graces staff as they enter the impressive new Continuation build facilities at Aston Martin Works in Newport Pagnell, with no fewer than ten DB4 GT Zagato Continuation models currently going through a painstaking build process there.
Production of the brand’s most valuable new car to date is now in full swing at ......read more
Centenary celebrations marking past, present and future of Bentley
US debut of EXP 100 GT, the future of grand touring
Featured marque of Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance
First public showing of third generation, all-new Flying Spur - the definitive luxury four-door Grand Tourer
Continental and Bentayga lines on display
Record-breaking Pikes Peak Continental GT leads Centenary Parade
The Home of Bentley celebrates 100 years through a showcase of British craftsmanship and design
W.O. Bentley Tour of pre-war Bentleys to feature iconic Team Blower
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14, August 2019: As part of its centenary celebrations, Bentley today announces the events and special introductions the British marque will host during Monterey ......read more
80% increase in Hybrid Electric Vehicle sales
Dubai, UAE, August 08, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota has registered a strong performance in the first half of 2019, thanks to the launch of a number of new models as well as robust Land Cruiser sales.
Sales increased by 5.4% versus the same period last year – a strong achievement considering the overall non-luxury market dropped by 2% in 2019.
In the first six months of the year, Al-Futtaim Toyota introduced several new models including the Land Cruiser GTS, the all-new RAV 4 – including a hybrid variant and the region’s first hybrid SUV – and the all-new 2020 Corolla which also featured a hybrid variant for the first time ever.
Al-Futtaim Toyota registered sales increase across all ......read more
Revolutionary car wash facility behind Mushrif Mall promises efficient 5-minute car wash service for customers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 08, August 2019: Express Auto Wash (EAW), a premium environment automatic car wash facility located behind Mushrif Mall in Abu Dhabi will be offering a special festive rate of AED 20/- for car wash and 20% off Platinum Wash during Eid Al Adha to customers using the promo code #EidAlAdha2019 between the 10th to the 15th of August, 2019.
The environment friendly facility allows multiple cars to be washed simultaneously saving your valuable time and ensures 95% of the water is recycled. Express Auto Wash has the most reliable and safest high-tech car wash systems with high-pressure undercarriage water nozzles that add to the efficiency of the wash while the MN Tech 21 Turbo ......read more
Aston Martin Vantage GT3 secures third successive British GT race victory • Partner team Optimum Motorsport wins British GT Silver championship
TF Sport maintains form as works driver Jonny Adam wins with Graham Davidson • Beechdean AMR closes in on seventh championship success with Aston Martin
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 06, August 2019: Brands Hatch: Aston Martin enjoyed a red letter day at Brands Hatch as partner team TF Sport secured the Vantage GT3’s third successive British GT victory with works driver Jonny Adam (GB) and Graham Davidson (GB). Meanwhile, Optimum Motorsport clinched its second championship in as many years as AMR Academy driver Ollie Wilkinson (GB) and Bradley Ellis (GB) won the Silver Cup title.
It was TF Sport’s second victory in ......read more
The last thing car buyers want when they purchase new cars in Dubai or used car is to regret the purchase later. Especially if you're purchasing your first car, it's quite easy to fall victim to a number of pitfalls that could have you wondering what you were thinking when you made the choice to drive if off the lot.
Buying a Used Car You Can't Afford
It's quite tempting to convince yourself that you can stretch your budget to purchase a more expensive used car than you can really handle. If you fall into this trap, you're going to have to cut other conveniences and expenses in order to make your car payment. Along with that, you're risking your credit value if you end up defaulting on the car loan or skip payments on other things in favour of the lavish car expenditure. So be careful to choose a ......read more
A rewarding start to 2019 with a noteworthy increase in popularity for the all-new INFINITI QX50
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 August 2019: INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group, has recorded exceptional growth in the sale of the all-new and popular QX50 in the first six months of the year. Since its launch in 2018, the all-new INFINITI QX50 has endeared itself to discerning customers for its ultimate blend of performance, efficiency, design excellence and ease of handling.
Michel Ayat, CEO of Arabian Automobiles, said: “The INFINITI QX50 is highly sought-after for its remarkable responsiveness by continuously adapting to the drive. Highlighting the demand for the elegant car that stands out for its super aesthetics and performance, sales of INFINITI QX50 increased by 19 per ......read more
More MGs sold in the UAE in first half of 2019 than whole of 2018
Al Yousuf Motors acquired exclusive MG distributorship last year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 06 August 2019: As it celebrates its first anniversary as the UAE distributor for MG Motor, Al Yousuf Motors has revealed that customers in the Emirates are buying MG cars in record numbers in 2019, with sales in the first six months of the year already exceeding the total figure for 2018.
Since acquiring the UAE distribution rights for the British-born car brand earlier in 2018, and against the backdrop of a highly competitive and challenging marketplace, Al Yousuf Motors’ commitment to the brand and its customers has seen the UAE become one of MG’s best performing markets globally.
The RX5 ......read more
• Drive free with Toyota
• Buy now, pay next year
Dubai, UAE, August 05, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota is making it easier than ever to own a new Toyota vehicle by offering up to 20% down payment on behalf of the customer.
Furthermore, Al-Futtaim Toyota is also offering the option of deferred payment, allowing customers to make their first payments in January 2020. Customers will also have the option to trade-in their old vehicle for a new one.
Customers can choose from an array of vehicles to suit their needs, including the Land Cruiser, Prado, FJ Cruiser, the all-new RAV 4 and the all-new 2020 Corolla which also features a hybrid variant for the first time ever amongst others.
“At Al-Futtaim Toyota, we are always looking for ways to make it ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4th August 2019: When it comes to power matched by style, there are few contenders to the all-new Altima 2019 by Arabian Automobiles Nissan, which offers a choice of two models to satisfy your power-on-the-road craving.
Apart from the 2.5 litre engine model, Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is bringing to market for the first time a new power-driven model with a 2.0T engine that is simply unbeatable.
Cruise the highways, set out on excursions, and hit the accelerator to experience the superb performance of the 2.0T engine, which provides more than 248 hp, comparable to a V6 engine – but with more fuel efficiency. That brings two advantages to Altima lovers ......read more
Nautilus boasts smooth power delivered by three advanced technologies – turbocharging, direct injection, and independent variable camshaft timing – and an AWD drivetrain with adaptive suspension and all-wheel drive disconnect
New Lincoln Co-Pilot360 bundles popular intuitive technologies, and advanced driver-assist features, previously available only as separate options
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: The all-new Nautilus, Lincoln’s newest entry to the popular midsize luxury SUV market, made its regional debut earlier this year with a new turbocharged engine lineup and a standard suite of advanced technologies offering the driver assistance from the front, rear and sides.
“Built to the highest of standards, Lincoln Nautilus delivers so much more than style and ......read more
● Expert know-how: Land Rover visits the 4x4 experts at the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) global fleet base in Dubai on the next step in the new Defender’s testing programme
● Breadth of capability: New Defender tackles the region’s famous sand dunes and the hairpins of the renowned Jebel Jais highway, which winds its way up the tallest mountain in the UAE
● Renewed relationship: Land Rover and the IFRC have agreed a new three-year global partnership to focus on disaster preparedness and response initiatives
● Established partners: Land Rover has supported the IFRC since 1954 and is proud to work with the world’s largest humanitarian organisation in its centenary year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 03, August ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 31, July 2019: Shenyang. BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) has become the first automobile manufacturer to enable full 5G wireless coverage at all its plants. The new wireless standard allows large quantities of data to be transferred within a very short space of time, since data will now be processed in small, high-performance computer centres directly on site and no longer has to travel long distances.
This means that networked machines and systems can exchange data in real time, for instance, and align themselves even better with the production process. 5G provides the ideal conditions for numerous digital innovations and has the potential to further increase efficiency, quality and flexibility in production.
BBA is also implementing the technology in a pilot project that uses ......read more
• Land Rover Classic upgrade kits for 90 and 110 wheelbase derivatives give enhanced on-road dynamics and improved performance
• Wheel, suspension, braking and engine upgrades inspired by Defender Works V8
• All parts designed, approved and tested to Land Rover manufacturer standards, covered by Land Rover’s standard aftermarket parts and accessories warranty
• Prices start from £432 in the UK for a diamond-turned 18-inch Sawtooth alloy wheel
• Visit the new Jaguar Land Rover Classic Parts website for more information: parts.jaguarlandroverclassic.com/defenderupgrade
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 July 2019: Land Rover Classic is introducing a range of upgrades for older Defender models which deliver enhanced performance and on-road agility inspired by the ......read more
July 30, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Ericsson is teaming up with Telefónica Germany to enable 5G car production via a private 5G network for Mercedes-Benz at the company’s Sindelfingen plant in southern Germany. All production systems and machines in the new-build Factory 56 will be connected and operated via secure 5G with gigabit data rates and almost real-time latency times while handling large amounts of data. The 5G network will enable Mercedes-Benz to boost flexibility, production precision and efficiency as industry digitalization and Internet of Things becomes a reality in car production.
The 5G network will facilitate data linking or product tracking on the assembly line. All processes will be optimized and made more robust, and if necessary, be able to be adapted at short notice to fit market requirements.
As a private ......read more
• Partner team TF Sport Racing with Oman dominates Am class with Vantage GT3
• Aston Martin Racing works driver Nicki Thiim takes third 24-hour class win
• Maiden 24-hour win for Vantage GT3 and Aston Martin's first at Spa since 2010
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28, July 2019: Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium): Aston Martin has claimed victory in the Pro-Am class of a rain-interrupted 2019 TOTAL 24 Hours of Spa, after a brilliant performance by partner team TF Sport Racing with Oman with the new Vantage GT3. It was the maiden win in a 24-hour race for Aston Martin Racing's new customer-focussed machine and also the first for the British sportscar marque since the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup event became a GT3-only competition.
TF Sport's triumph was made ......read more
KIA Cerato wins the Best Compact Sedan award and KIA Stinger is voted as Best Compact Premium Sedan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 March 2019: Al Majid Motors, the sole distributor for KIA passenger vehicles in the UAE, today announced that KIA has won two top laurels at the Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) Awards 2019.
While KIA Cerato won the Best Compact ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 31, 2019: Camouflaged pre-series vehicles of the third-generation BMW 1 Series are currently still undergoing extensive test drives at the BMW proving ground in Miramas, Southern France. The facility’s diverse handling tracks offer the optimal conditions for refining agility and dynamics of the new BMW 1 Series. This was preceded by five years of intensive ......read more
The Land Cruiser Grand Touring Sport now available in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 28, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota announces the arrival of the new Land Cruiser VXR Grand Touring Sport (GTS). Having firmly positioned itself as the king of all terrains, the mighty Toyota Land Cruiser GTS is set to dominate the concrete jungle once more.
With a host of upgrades ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2019: BMW i is preparing to launch the next generation of solely electrically powered models. Three of the brand’s electric models are currently going through a key phase of their series development process at the BMW Group’s winter test centre in Arjeplog, Sweden. Together with the BMW iX3 already due to go on sale next year, the BMW i4 and the ......read more
Renault’s all-new Duster won the MECOTY Public Award for 2019
The new Renault Megane R.S. was voted best in class for the Performance Hatchback category
Leading the Electric Vehicles segment, Renault’s Zoe Z.E. 40 charged to first place
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2019: On March 25, 2019, Renault Middle East made swift wins across multiple award categories at the ......read more
DB11 Volante wins in Luxury Coupe (Convertible) category
Recognised at region’s most prestigious automotive awards
26 March 2019, Dubai: Aston Martin triumphed at the prestigious Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards on 25th March, with the DB11 Volante winning best in class in the Luxury Coupe (Convertible) category.
The DB11 Volante sets new ......read more
Huge desert clean-up results in 2,000 bags of rubbish collected
Dubai, UAE, March 26, 2019: As part of its efforts to protect the environment and keeping in line with the UAE Vision 2021, over 650 associates from Al-Futtaim Automotive, participated in a desert clean-up.
Organised in association with Dubai Municipality and Dubai Police, the clean-up covered approximately ......read more
INFINITI launches the sixth edition of its highly successful Engineering Academy as its retention rate achieves record numbers
So far 50% of the Academy Engineers have secured a job in F1® or at INFINITI, with this percentage expected to rise as some former winners complete their studies
This success is possible thanks to the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, which facilitates such a ......read more
Land Rover Bursary awarded to the ‘Mobile Malaria Project’
Driving a modified Land Rover Discovery, eight-week expedition will travel through Namibia, Zambia, Tanzania and Kenya
Land Rover Bursary is awarded annually in association with the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) – Land Rover’s longest standing humanitarian and conservation partner
Oxford ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: Volvo Cars is for the first time making its safety knowledge easily accessible in a central digital library which it urges the car industry to use, in the interest of safer roads for all.
The announcement symbolises the company’s philosophy of boosting safety through sharing knowledge that helps save lives and comes on the 60-year anniversary ......read more
Jaguar introduces F-PACE 300 SPORT and Chequered Flag special editions to the World Car of the Year and World Car Design of the Year award-winning F-PACE range
Performance-focused 300 SPORT, available with both clean and efficient 300PS petrol and diesel AWD powertrains, features assertive sporting exterior and interior changes
Feature-packed Chequered Flag has an impressive standard ......read more
Limited edition items mark 100 years of Bentley Motors
Centenary gold finish on individual pieces mirrors all cars built in 2019
Extraordinary statement pieces define exciting vision for the future
(Middle East, 20 March 2019) On July 10 2019 Bentley marks its 100th year. To celebrate this remarkable milestone we have created the new Centenary Collection which is available ......read more
Dual tone Nissan KICKS available in three choices - grey with orange roof; orange with black roof; and white with orange roof
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: March 19, 2019 – Nissan has made the award-winning Nissan KICKS even more distinctive for Middle East customers and enthusiasts, with the introduction of three new Dual Tone options.
Customers now have the freedom to ......read more
EXCS luxury car show to host regional debut of 2019 CT6 with 3.6L powerplant
Cadillac SUV lineup led by the all-new XT4 to complement the brand’s premium model display
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: Middle East – Cadillac revealed the new 2019 CT6 for the first time in the Middle East at this year’s EXCS luxury car show (14-17 March) The luxury car brand showcased ......read more
The team had stopovers in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Khorfakkan, Fujairah, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah as part of their country-wide itinerary
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: Following the success of its expedition in Africa, TOYOTA’s GAZOO Racing arrived in the UAE for the final stage of its 5 Continents Drive project in Asia, which started in the Middle East. As part of the itinerary, the ......read more
25 examples worldwide
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: As masters of the luxuriously Bespoke, Rolls-Royce have showcased the most recent interpretation of their motoring finesse and expertise in the shape of the latest, Bespoke Phantom Tranquillity. This Collection is strictly limited to just 25 examples worldwide and available as both Phantom and Phantom Extended Wheelbase, which ......read more
Sponsorship underscores Nissan Middle East’s commitment to the Middle East motorsport
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: Nissan Middle East is gearing up for another exciting season of desert racing, as it looks forward to powering the 2019 edition of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge (ADDC). Taking to the dunes from 31 March to 4 April, ADDC is one of the region’s most ......read more
March 16, 2019 - Dubai, U.A.E. – With top executives from Singapore-based Giti Tire gathered in Dubai, the company inaugurated its first Giti flagship store on 7th March, 2019. In partnership with Amin Auto Care, the festive event included exciting displays, a ceremonial signing of a Commitment to Service, as well as remarks by Executive Director of International Sales and Marketing, Chris ......read more
Powerful new eTorque technology contributes to improved fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions
Continental’s industry-first, liquid-cooled 48-volt Eco Drive is now available on the iconic Jeep® Wrangler
Marks the technology’s first application in the sport utility vehicle (SUV) segment and with an American vehicle manufacturer
Dubai, UAE, March 12, ......read more
Counterfeit Toyota spare parts reach AED 20.68 million of forfeiture value in 2018
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota, in partnership with UAE government authorities, has confiscated more than 453,456 counterfeit Toyota parts valued at AED20.68 million (USD 5.63 million) throughout 2018. A total of 26 raids on counterfeit car part dealers took place in 2018 across the ......read more
Entry-level SUV completes Honda’s SUV line-up
Dubai, March 10, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has announced the launch of the all-new Honda HR-V.
The HR-V marks the presence of an entry level SUV from the Honda range and this 5-seater vehicle has been positioned ......read more
TLNI’s glamorous Great Gatsby-inspired black-tie event in Dubai celebrated the best global luxury lifestyle brands
Dubai, March 07, 2019: The Rolls-Royce Cullinan was named ‘Best Luxury SUV’ at the 2019 edition of The Luxury Network International’s (TLNI) awards show.
Held at the sumptuous Caesar’s Palace hotel on Bluewaters Island in Dubai Marina, the Great ......read more
Maserati Levante: Allegra Antinori one-off fully personalized by the Maserati Centro Stile
An interactive experience involving working tables of Italian excellence: Maserati presents the first step in customization
United Arab Emirates - March 6, 2019: Europe's biggest Motor Show of the year gets under way and Maserati presents a one-off Levante, giving ......read more
The mid-rear-engined two-seater berlinetta that pays homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history
United Arab Emirates, 5 March 2019: The F8 Tributo is the new mid-rear-engined sports car that represents the highest expression of the Prancing Horse’s classic two-seater berlinetta.
It is a car with unique characteristics and, as its name implies, is an ......read more
Project 003 becomes AM-RB 003, with the confirmation of Red Bull Advanced Technologies’ involvement
RBAT already integrated in the development of AM-RB 003
AM-RB 003 follows Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro as third mid-engined Aston Martin
Concept car makes debut at 2019 Geneva Motor Show
RBAT to focus on optimisation of AM-RB ......read more
March 05, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will return to the Geneva Motor Show and debut its full current product portfolio for the first time on an international stage. Representing the near-infinite Bespoke possibilities at the heart of its record-breaking success in 2018, the marque will present one of an extraordinary collection of 25 Phantoms alongside the first publicly-revealed ......read more
Jaguar I-PACE wins European Car of the Year 2019 award
60 expert journalists chose Jaguar’s all-electric performance SUV above six other finalists
European sales to date represent 75 per cent of total global I-PACE volume*
Jaguar public charging service provides easy access to more than 85,000 charging points throughout Europe
I-PACE has won 55 awards globally since ......read more
Centenary stand celebrates Bentley’s remarkable first 100 years
Global debut of special Limited Edition inspired by iconic racing model
European Show Debut of Mulsanne W.O. Edition by Mulliner
Global debut of new Bentayga Speed – world’s fastest production SUV
Public debut of stylish new Continental GT Convertible
Live press conference 08:20 CET, Hall 1 Stand ......read more
50 examples of special edition DBS Superleggera produced to celebrate Aston Martin’s partnership with TAG Heuer
Special edition TAG Heuer Carrera created to provide collectors timepiece to each owner
Each of the 50 cars inspected personally by Aston Martin Lagonda President and Group CEO, Andy Palmer, before leaving the factory
28 February 2019, Dubai, UAE: In ......read more
Global brands make inroads in Saudi’s $7.6 billion spare parts and auto services market
February 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Saudi’s foremost auto aftermarket trade fair opened today (26 February) in Jeddah, with more than 80 exhibitors from 15 countries tapping into the Kingdom’s auto services and spare parts market that’s estimated to grow six percent annually over the ......read more
Citi Taxi Sharjah leads sustainability efforts with 450 Toyota Hybrid Electric Vehicles in its fleet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 27, 2019: In line with the UAE Vision 2021 goals for a smart, sustainable society, Al-Futtaim Toyota and Citi Taxi in Sharjah are investing into a better future with Toyota Hybrid-Electric Vehicles (HEV) to help ease the burden on the ......read more
Enhanced exterior provides a more assertive appearance with new front and rear bumpers, advanced all-LED headlights and tail-lights with distinctive LED signatures
All-new luxurious interior features beautiful details and premium materials
New Touch Pro Duo infotainment system and 12.3-inch interactive driver display shared with all-electric I-PACE are customisable, intuitive ......read more
Honda Bike owners enjoy a fun day out with a ride to Al Hudayriat Island in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, February 26, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, recently hosted its first bike ride event for 2019 - ‘Born To Ride’ which saw the Honda biking community turn up in full force.
The bikers began ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 25, 2019: At the 10th annual Dubai Municipality’s ‘Car Free Day’, Al-Futtaim Automotive displayed several of its current and future green technologies, including the Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) sustainable power terrains. Through a fleet of Toyota Camry HEV, the Mirai FCEV and the Lexus ES Hybrid Platinum giving ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 25, 2019: UAE Team Emirates’ young Slovenian talent Tadej Pogacar shone as brightly as the Portuguese sunshine yesterday, closing out the five day Tour of the Algarve by winning the General Classification (GC) in the team’s first stage race win of the season.
Still wearing the yellow leader’s jersey that he earned on stage two, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 February 2019: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi witnessed approximately one hundred Ferrari owners drive their luxury vehicles through the park on Saturday, February 23.
Ferrari owners and collectors from all over the world came together under the iconic red roof of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi as part of the UAE’s first Ferrari Cavalcade. Park guests admired the stunning designs of ......read more
Sales campaign saw a lucky customer enjoy double the joy with a second Sierra as a prize
February 24, 2019 - Abu Dhabi. GMC Bin Hamoodah Auto – the official dealer of the premium American auto brand in the emirate of Abu Dhabi has achieved record sales of the Sierra model with the premium lightweight pickup truck representing half of the total sales in the final quarter of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 21, 2019: BMW M GmbH is expanding its high-performance model line-up to include models in the mid-size Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segments for the first time.
The BMW X3 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 l/100 km [26.9 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 239 g/km*) and BMW X4 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 ......read more
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship season, in second place, to take his second podium of the season after his win in Ad Diriyah (KSA)
February 17th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of ......read more
DHL is announced as Global Logistics Partner of the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race series ahead of the Mexico City race
The Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY is the world’s first all-electric production-based series and supports the ABB FIA Formula E Championship
Nine races remaining until Jaguar crowns winner of inaugural series
DHL has been Jaguar Land Rover’s lead logistics ......read more
New Bentayga Speed is world’s fastest production SUV
Top speed of 190 mph (306 km/h); 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 3.9 secs
6.0-litre W12 develops 635 PS (626 bhp), 900 Nm (664 lb.ft) of torque
Bespoke revisions to Sport mode provide more dynamic drive
Purposeful styling matches performance credentials
Unique cabin features first use of Alcantara trim in Bentayga
Enhanced ......read more
Lincoln sales were up six per cent across the GCC in 2018; Navigator sales triple, with 30 per cent of customers opting for top of the range Presidential Line
Impressive growth has been led by the luxury marque’s utilities, with new models in the pipeline for the Middle East
DUBAI, U.A.E., February 14, 2019 – Lincoln continued its ascent up the market share ......read more
New six-cylinder Ingenium petrol engine to debut on Range Rover Sport
Mild hybrid electric engine system reduces emissions
New engine technology optimises performance and fuel economy
Designed in-house using the company’s flexible engine architecture
Manufactured at Jaguar Land Rover’s UK Engine Manufacturing Centre
Dubai, United Arab ......read more
$160 million investment supports economic growth and job creation as Nissan expands in Africa to meet rising demand
Dubai, UAE (Feb. 14, 2019) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Groupe Hasnaoui will invest a total of $160 million in a new Nissan vehicle plant in Algeria to meet growing customer demand in the country and across Africa.
The two companies will set up a joint venture in coming ......read more
Dubai UAE, 12 February 2019 – Today, at its offices in Via Ciro Menotti, Modena, Harald J. Wester, CEO of Maserati S.p.A., met with Palma Costi, Emilia-Romagna Regional Government Councillor for Productive Activities, and the Mayor of Modena, Gian Carlo Muzzarelli. Meetings were also held with union representatives during the afternoon.
The meetings re-affirmed the strategic ......read more
February 12th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
BMW presents a special edition model of the new luxury sports car limited worldwide to 400 units – exclusive exterior and interior trim with specific design features by BMW Individual.
The new BMW 8 Series Coupe is able in a unique way to inspire with its dynamic driving characteristics, whilst at the same time fascinating with ......read more
The Premiere took place at the headlining event of the winter sports calendar, where pirelli and audi are main sponsors
February 7, 2019 United Arab Emirates: The new Pirelli Ice Zero 2 studded tyres made their debut in an exclusive preview on the roads of the World Skiing Championships at Are in Sweden, where Pirelli is the main sponsor. Pirelli in fact equips the Audi e-tron cars used ......read more
Aston Martin Lagonda stand hosts global debut for new Lagonda All-Terrain Concept
First glimpse of the luxury brand’s first production model driven by zero emission powertrain technologies
Core sportscar range represented by Vantage, DB11 AMR and DBS Superleggera
Vantage and DBS Superleggera showcase bespoke personalization skills of Q by Aston Martin
Visit Aston Martin ......read more
The Cadillac XT4 is the brand’s first compact SUV to debut in the fastest-growing luxury segment
All XT4 models feature an all-new Cadillac 2.0L Turbo engine
Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience
The Cadillac XT4 marks the brand’s SUV model range expansion and new product offensive
February 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE– ......read more
All 2018 targets met or exceeded
Total shipments of 9,251 units, up +10.2%
Net revenues of Euro 3,420 million, up +0.1% or +3.2% at constant currency
Dubai UAE, February 06, 2019 – Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) (“Ferrari” or the “Company”) announced its consolidated preliminary results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, ......read more