Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that it is recruiting for 200 new positions, all based at the company’s Head Office and Manufacturing Plant in Goodwood, West Sussex. The new roles will bring the total workforce to over 2000 for the first time, a six-fold increase on the original total when the company first opened, at Goodwood, in 2003.
The new roles are available across all skilled production areas, including Wood, Leather, Assembly, Test & Finish, Paint and Logistics. The successful applicants will undergo extensive training before handbuilding the company’s model family members, including Phantom, Ghost, Wraith, Dawn and Cullinan.
Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, said, “I am delighted to announce our new recruitment programme. This ......read more
Dubai, UAE; Monday 15th October 2018 – W Motors has launched the all-new ‘BEAST PATROL’ in partnership with Safe City Group, following the advanced technology company’s initiative to develop the most advanced police vehicle in the world. The distinctive and highly advanced BEAST PATROL was showcased for the first time at GITEX Technology Week from 14th-18th October 2018, Dubai.
The BEAST PATROL integrates distinctive and highly advanced technologies, functionality and reliability, setting a new standard for security vehicles on an international level. With the introduction of this state-of-the-art vehicle - created by its Special Project Operations Division - W Motors demonstrates that its design and manufacturing capabilities go beyond the development of hypercars.
With striking new design details and a comprehensive list of equipment upgrades, the new Land Cruiser Grand Touring Edition brings the king’s indomitable spirit to the city streets
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2018: Having firmly positioned itself as the King of the Desert with bullet-proof reliability and exceptional off-road abilities, the Toyota Land Cruiser also dominates the concrete jungle, as the 2019line-up sees the introduction of the ultimate urban-spec SUV, the Grand Touring edition (GT) that comes with a host of features, designed to make city driving even more fulfilling than ever before.
Adding to the existing line-up of the entry level EXR, GXR and top-of-the-line VXR, the new GT edition, available exclusively in the GXR grade with a 4.0-litre V6 or 4.6-litre V8 ......read more
Brand partnership with Shell begins at preseason test
Dubai, UAE, October 14, 2018: Nissan will make its official on-track debut and begin a new brand partnership with Royal Dutch Shell PLC when the ABB FIA Formula E championship stages its preseason test this week.
The Nissan e.dams team will conduct three days of testing at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain, alongside the other 10 teams competing in the upcoming season of the all-electric racing championship.
As the first Japanese company to enter Formula E, Nissan will draw on its track record of selling more than 365,000 Nissan LEAF vehicles since introducing the model in 2010. The company has used its experience building electric vehicles for the road to develop the all-new powertrain for its Formula E race car, which features a bespoke electric ......read more
The F-150 Raptor re-defines what it means to be the only purpose-built, high-performance off-road truck
Second generation 3.5-litre twin turbo EcoBoost, producing 421 horsepower and up to 691 Nm of terrain-busting torque
Raptor’s versatility as a motorway cruiser and off-roader put to the test in Omani adventure over summer
DUBAI, UAE, October 10, 2018 – Great vehicles inspire great adventure – and the Ford F-150 Raptor is the perfect tool for thrill-seekers and wanderlusters looking to explore corners of the region that lie beyond the reach of ordinary off-roaders.
With more horsepower and torque than any other truck on the market, the F-150 Raptor’s benchmark dependability and capability in extreme conditions open the frontiers to adventure.
Ford created the ......read more
First self-driving journey on challenging Coventry Ring Road completed by a Range Rover Sport
Vehicle can handle junctions, slip roads and lane changes – all autonomously at 40mph speed limit
Trials are part of £20 million government-funded UK Autodrive project that ends this month
Jaguar Land Rover plans to make self-driving vehicles a reality for customers within 10 years
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 10 October 2018 – A Range Rover Sport has completed the first ever self-driving lap of one of the UK’s most challenging road layouts. A prototype self-driving Range Rover Sport handled the complex Coventry Ring Road, successfully changing lanes, merging with traffic and exiting junctions at the speed limit of 40mph.
The trial is part of the £20 million ......read more
The new UAE Tour’s event identity and winner’s prize are presented in style
The Middle East’s only WorldTour race is scheduled from 24 February to 2 March 2019
Audi Al Nabooda is confirmed as the official car of the race
Dubai, UAE, October 09, 2018: In the Audi Dubai Showroom, home of Al Nabooda Automobiles, the Supreme Organising Committee of the UAE Tour have unveiled the event’s new logo and the new winner’s trophy. Both heptagonal – seven sided – shapes to reference the seven United Arab Emirates involved: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, and Umm al-Quwain. The merger between the Dubai Tour and Abu Dhabi Tour created a new seven-stage race that, in 2019, will start from Abu Dhabi and end in Dubai, while the 2020 race will reverse the route. ......read more
Al-Futtaim Lexus invites UAE-based creators to design a better tomorrow
Dubai, UAE –October 8th, 2018: Al-Futtaim Lexus invites all UAE-based artists and creators to participate in the 7th edition of the Lexus Design Award 2019. Since its launch in 2013, the worldwide design competition has served as a platform for emerging designers and creators whose works can lead to a better future for all. The annual event attracts thousands of upcoming creative talents from around the world, who aspire to win the coveted award for innovative design excellence.
Making the world a better place through design has always been the program’s purpose, and now, in its seventh year, the Lexus Design Award 2019 makes that objective clearer than ever under the directive of ‘Design for a Better ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 07, 2018: Whether you are in the market for the mighty Land Cruiser, the practical and reliable Camry or the nippy Yaris city car, there are exceptional deals to be had on a range of 2018 Toyota vehicles this October.
Available for a limited period of time ‘Bye. Bye. Buy’ is Al-Futtaim Toyota’s latest campaign, and it offers customers unprecedented value when choosing a brand new 2018 Toyota vehicle including Land Cruiser, Prado, FJ Cruiser, RAV4, Camry, Corolla and Yaris, making car ownership easier than ever before.
Commenting on the campaign Saud Abbasi, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Toyota, said: “Toyota vehicles have earned a solid reputation for reliability and strong residual value the world over and that makes them great family cars that ......read more
Six global winners, three special prizes from 47 regional winners
Eighth annual Land Rover BORN Awards held at The Design Museum, London
Honouring creative intelligence in six categories: architecture, interiors, sport, fashion, mobility and technology
The 2019 awards theme announced as ‘Desire’
Online registration now open for Land Rover BORN Awards 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 07 October 2018 – Creative greats from around the world gathered at the Design Museum for the eighth annual Land Rover BORN Awards. Honouring creative intelligence in six categories – architecture, interiors, sport, fashion, mobility and technology – the awards are a celebration of global design.
The award criteria – a product realised and available for the consumer to buy ......read more
Powerful vehicle now available at Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors
Dubai, UAE, October 07, 2018: The Ford F-150 vehicle line up in the UAE received a powerful boost with the Limited Edition Shelby version with 755 HP arriving at Al Tayer Motors’ showrooms in Dubai & the Northern Emirates, and Premier Motors’ showrooms in Abu Dhabi.
A limited number of vehicles are available for sale through the UAE’s official importer-dealer for Ford vehicles, which retails 24 variants of the multiple award-winning full-size pickup truck.
Also joining the line-up for the first time is the Ford F-150 Shelby Raptor Baja, said to be the ultimate off-road vehicle, giving customers a wider range of options. Off-road aficionados, looking to take to the sand dunes of the UAE in the cooler season ahead now have more ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: After its world premiere at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance®, the new special series Ferrari 488 Pista Spider has made its European debut at the Paris Motor Show. The 50th drop-top model to be introduced by the Prancing Horse is also the most powerful series production spider in Ferrari history, with an unprecedented weight/power ratio of 1.92 kg/cv.
The Ferrari 488 Pista Spider combines the finest race-developed technological solutions with the joy of en plein air driving to deliver an exhilarating experience behind the wheel. The driver feels absolutely as one with the car in a symbiotic relationship that guarantees instantaneous responsiveness to commands and absolute control when executing even the most complex manoeuvres. This is hardly surprising as ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: F-MAX, the new tractor that Ford Trucks launched at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018, has won the “2019 International Truck of the Year”. The competition was adjudicated by a panel of independent judges, comprising leading specialised journalists from 23 European countries.
The new Ford Trucks tractor F-MAX, which was launched at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 in Hanover, Germany, has won the “2019 International Truck of the Year” award. The prestigious award of the heavy commercial vehicles industry was presented by Gianenrico Griffini, chairman of the International Truck of the Year (IToY) jury, to Haydar Yenigün, Ford Otosan General Manager at the Ford Trucks stand at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018.
Members of the International Truck of the Year (IToY) jury, which ......read more
Models inspired by the Sports cars that made history
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 are the forerunners in a new concept, known as ‘Icona’ (Icon), that taps into a leitmotif of the most evocative cars in the company’s history to create a new segment of special limited series cars for clients and collectors. The intention is to use a modern aesthetic to reinterpret a timeless style, with technologically advanced components and the highest performance possible through continuous innovation.
The Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 are inspired by barchettas of the 1950s which were driven to victory in international motor sport not just by official works team drivers from the Scuderia, but also by a legion of gentlemen drivers who, in those years, frequently found themselves wheel ......read more
Segment-leading icon celebrates its history of innovation
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: Since its public debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in August 1998, the Cadillac Escalade has become a cultural phenomenon and defined the full-size luxury SUV segment.
Escalade quickly grew to dominate its segment in the US, leading in total sales since 2014 and for 15 of the last 20 years. In fact, each year since the Escalade was redesigned in 2015, consumers have spent about USD 3 billion or more on the model. Sales have topped more than three-quarters of a million in the US and 836,000 cumulative global sales (including ESV, EXT and Hybrid models).
Launched in the Middle East in 2000, the Escalade was an instant hit with consumers looking for luxurious full-size SUVs which are ......read more
Adamas and Luminary Collections take ‘Bespoke’ to new heights
Abu Dhabi, UAE; 02 October 2018: Abu Dhabi Motors, the sole authorised dealer of Rolls-Royce vehicles in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, has welcomed two limited edition Collections to its award-winning showroom. Expanding its unparalleled range of premium and Bespoke vehicles, the arrival of the Adamas and Luminary Collections further define Abu Dhabi Motors’ commitment to excellence, offering discerning customers the ultimate in Rolls-Royce luxury.
Embodying its namesake, the Adamas collection weaves a dark aesthetic of unbreakable carbon structures in its limited edition range of Black Badge Wraiths and Black Badge Dawns, curated to celebrate the darker side of contemporary craftmanship. Boasting the Spirit of Ecstasy formed in ......read more
110% year-on-year increase in sales of Nissan Patrol in the UAE in Q1 of fiscal year
MY19 model available in two new stylish colours and with refreshed exterior accessories
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 01 October 2018: Nissan Middle East has unveiled the latest updates to the Nissan Patrol MY19 in the UAE, with two bold new colours added to the line-up, along with exterior accessories that are exclusive to the UAE. Tough on the outside yet welcoming on the inside, the Nissan Patrol is an all-terrain vehicle that effortlessly combines luxurious style and intelligent mobility features, with robust off-road power.
The Patrol’s ruggedly-stylish appearance and all-conquering performance has led the model to become an inseparable part of the social and cultural fabric of the Middle East. ......read more
All New Ford Trucks F-MAX is ready to offer comfort, Power & Efficiency, and Cutting-Edge Technology
The F-MAX, the all-new tractor developed by Ford Trucks, launched at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 in Hanover, Germany.
In its global debut, the F-MAX also won the prestigious International Truck of the Year award.
The newly designed 2.5m cabin combines innovation with cutting-edge technology, and has a cozy but spacious feel to make our drivers feel special.
Cost of ownership is key attribute of the new F-MAX. Cost of ownership is what sets the F-Max apart from the competition, thanks to the vehicle’s powerful and efficient 12.7L E6D Ecotorq engine.
Ford Trucks offers tailor-made solutions to address a range of customers’ needs and expectations.
Ford Trucks also takes ......read more
Tougher, smarter and more capable 2018 F-150 is built to take on the region’s toughest terrain
New engines and powertrain combinations offer best in class performance
2018 F-150 debuts Co-Pilot 360 package of safety technologies
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018: With class-leading power, smart technology and unrivaled capability and safety features, the Ford F-150 is built to take anything the Middle East can throw at it.
The 2018 F-150 is the distillation of more than 100 years of truck development and the refinement of 42 years of F-Series leadership, making it the toughest, smartest and most capable F-150 ever. It’s also the safest, with the inclusion of Ford’s new Co-Pilot 360’s suite of driver assist technologies.
Building on its proven heritage, the F-150 is ......read more
The mid-size crossover takes the path less travelled, thanks to a blend of professional-grade capability and premium appointments
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018: The GMC Acadia All-Terrain mid-size crossover is aimed at helping adventurous and thrill-seeking drivers stray from the beaten path while remaining confident and connected. This family-friendly SUV provides premium amenities and professional-grade capability that can deliver both on-road and off-road experiences.
Available with five-, six- and seven-passenger seating configurations on both the SLE and SLT models, the 2019 Acadia All-Terrain is designed to offer great versatility, more refinement and advanced safety technologies, while featuring an efficient powertrain, a lightweight body structure and enhanced off-road ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 September, 2018: In sweet home Chicago on September 25, 1928 brothers Paul and Joseph Galvin incorporated Motorola’s founding company, Galvin Manufacturing Corporation, with only one product and five employees. Flash forward through #90yearsmotorola and there’s no doubt we have transformed the tech industry. Join us as we travel back through 90 years of innovation and technological breakthroughs to see how we have changed from then to now.
1.) We said “goodbye” to Galvin and “hello” to Motorola
Galvin Manufacturing introduced the Motorola car radio in 1930. The Motorola brand name became so popular that in 1947 Galvin Manufacturing Corporation changed its name to Motorola Incorporated. A short eight years later in 1955 the iconic Motorola batwing was born.
2.) Our 1st ......read more
Jaguar XE sports saloon establishes lap record for a production saloon at the original Circuit de Charade, Clermont Ferrand
Record set on first flying lap of the former GP circuit for 30 years
Vincent Radermecker piloted an XE 300 SPORT around the 8km, 48 turn track in 4min 09sec at an average speed of 116kmh (72mph)
300 SPORT model is powered by a 300PS 2.0-litre Ingenium petrol engine
Feat follows the Nürburgring lap record set by the XE’s track-ready stablemate, the SV Project 8
Track played host to French Grand Prix in 1965, 1969, 1970 and 1972
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 25 September 2018: The Jaguar XE has followed the SV Project 8 performance saloon onto the track by setting a unique lap record, this time around a long-forgotten Grand Prix circuit in France.
The 8km Circuit de ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2018: The readers' choice "autonis - the best design novelty 2018" of auto motor und sport, the renowned German car magazine, is always a special indicator of the design capabilities of a car brand. During this year's prestigious vote, readers chose the Maserati Ghibli as their number 1 in its “upper-class” segment with more than 20 percent of the 11,990 votes. Overall, readers of auto motor und sport had around 90 models to choose from.
The Ghibli sedan is one of the most important models within the Maserati range. The sporty four-door car has contributed significantly to the success of Maserati all over the world. Its dynamic appearance is shaped by the coupe-like silhouette and the large radiator grille derived from the legendary Maserati A6 GCS ......read more
Pirelli’s Third Flagship Store Now Opens Its Doors: Next Up Is Dubai at the Beginning of 2019
Pirelli Design Mv Agusta Dragster 800 Rr Also Makes Its World Debut at the Monaco P Zero World Launch
UAE, Dubai, September 24, 2018 – Just a few metres from the Portier corner on the Monaco Grand Prix circuit, which Formula 1 cars go through at 80kph in first gear before charging into the famous tunnel, Pirelli launches its latest P Zero World store. This is the flagship boutique that takes its name from Pirelli’s signature range of ultra high performance tyres. Both the tyres for the world’s most desirable road cars as well as those for Formula 1 are named P Zero, underlining the Italian firm’s sporting heritage. The new Monte Carlo store is the third P Zero World store to be opened in total ......read more
The new generation of the iconic V12 Lamborghini flagship,
limited to 900 units
Nürburgring-Nordschleife lap record for production cars:
New design features focused on aerodynamic performance
Naturally-aspirated V12 engine, 770 hp, four-wheel drive
and four-wheel steering for technical supremacy
Lightweight materials, racing solutions and ALA 2.0
for best handling performance
0-100km/h in 2.8 seconds, top speed over 350 km/h
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: The distillation of extraordinary design, groundbreaking technologies and the ultimate in handling, performance and driver enjoyment, the Aventador SVJ creates pure driving perfection, taking the concept of a super sports car to a new dimension.
The new Aventador SVJ, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 26 September 2018: Al Masaood, one of the leading family businesses in Abu Dhabi, will be supporting the transport logistics of the Special Olympics World Games, which will be hosted for the first time in the Middle East in March 2019.
The leading UAE-based conglomerate has signed an agreement with the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi, to support the world’s biggest sports and humanitarian event of 2019 as its exclusive automotive partner.
Under this agreement, Al Masaood, the authorized distributor of Nissan in Abu Dhabi, Al ......read more
New video campaign links the beauty of the Portofino with the unique values of the Middle East
Dubai, 23 September 2018 – Ferrari pays tribute to the deep-rooted characteristics and unique values of the Middle East with a new ‘Portofino’ campaign; a breathtaking series of videos showcasing the attributes of four Middle Eastern countries, as celebrated by the stunning design and performance of the Ferrari Portofino.
In the series, the Portofino is exhilaratingly shot tackling the city streets and mountain terrain of the UAE, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 23, 2018: While most vintage car enthusiasts seek to return vehicles to their former glory, Jonathan Ward prizes and preserves the beauty in their decay, while hiding some high tech secrets under the hood.
Ward is the founder of ICON, a California-based company that reimagines classic SUVs like Toyota FJs and Ford Broncos with modern tech and materials.
While that remains the bulk of the business, Ward has another, more unusual passion project: take vintage cars and, instead of restoring it to the way that it would have looked and driven when it ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: MG Motor has confirmed that its stylish all-new MG6 sedan will be launched in the Middle East in late October this year. The all-new MG6 is the latest model from the British-born automotive brand, which is enjoying a major resurgence in popularity across the region as its expanding new product line-up continues to attract a rapidly increasing number of buyers.
The sleek, dynamic profile of the all-new MG6 is boosted by carbon fibre trim on the front bumper, headlamps featuring a ‘London Eye’ design concept, twin chrome exhaust pipes and a ......read more
Iconic cars whose sophisticated design and engineering is inspired by legendary Ferrari Sports cars of the past
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018: The new Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 have been unveiled in occasion of the company’s Capital Market’s Day at the factory in Maranello. These limited-edition special-series cars are the first in a new segment called ‘Icona’ and draw inspiration from the most evocative Ferraris of the 1950s and feature the most advanced sports car technology available today.
Aimed at dedicated ......read more
Maserati is the official car of the Cannes Yachting Festival for the second consecutive year
The entire Maserati MY19 range is on show at the Trident Brand’s Lounge
Exclusive “Drive & Sail” programme combining driving sessions with experiences on board Maserati Multi 70 with Giovanni Soldini
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018: For the second consecutive year, Maserati will be taking part as official car in the 41st edition of the Cannes Yachting Festival, with a comprehensive programme of events placing the Trident Brand firmly in the centre of ......read more
Toyota wins Most Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year at The 2018 Filipino Times Awards
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2018: Al-Futtaim Toyota, leader in sustainable mobility in the UAE since 2008, took home “Most Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year” award at The 2018 Filipino Times Awards. The unanimous win came following a rigorous round of voting through public survey, settling the battle of the most favoured brands by the Filipino community in the UAE. The voting included a total of 12 automotive brands and several categories such as dining, ......read more
New turbocharged propulsion system and advanced chassis systems drive performance, efficiency and agility
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: Cadillac’s first-ever XT4 leverages the brand’s legacy of technology leadership to reward drivers and passengers with a responsive and refined driving experience.
“The new Cadillac XT4 brings a new vitality to Cadillac, in one of the industry’s fastest-growing segments,” said Steve Carlisle, Cadillac president. “It pairs the agility of our award-winning sports sedans with a youthful SUV ......read more
Dubai, September 16, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched ‘Explore the Ultimate’ promotion across all its showrooms in the UAE making it easier for customers to purchase their dream car.
The campaign, which runs all through September, covers the entire Honda sedan, SUV and MPV range including the all-new Honda Accord which is available from as low as AED 999 per month, the sleek and sporty Honda Civic from AED 799 per month, delivering advanced sporty design, best ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: The robustness of a BMW X-model, combined with the power of a sports car and the aesthetics of a coupé: this is the second generation of the BMW X4 pre-sented at its premiere at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.
The dynamic side lines and coupé-like roof line give the BMW X4 a sporty silhouette. This is additionally reinforced by the wide and athletically flat rear and the narrow full LED combi-nation rear lights. The powerful front with the LED headlights, the wide wheelbase and the beefy wheel arches emphasise the vehicle's X ......read more
Jaguar XE SV Project 8 confirms status as the world’s fastest production sedan with a new lap record in the USA
Driver Randy Pobst clocked 1min 37.54sec in Project 8 on the 2.2-mile course at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Monterey, California
Achievement follows the Nürburgring Nordschleife production sedan lap record of 7min 21.23sec set in November 2017
XE SV Project 8 is the quickest, most powerful road-legal Jaguar ever, with a 600PS supercharged V8 petrol engine, 0-60mph in 3.3sec (0-100km/h in 3.7sec) and 200mph top speed
Strictly limited to 300 units; all hand-built ......read more
Receive a car upgrade worth up to AED63,000 when purchasing a Toyota this month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 11, 2018: Al-Futtaim Toyota, leader in sustainable mobility in the UAE since 2008, is bringing back its much anticipated Upgrade campaign on a host of SUVs including the legendary Toyota Land Cruiser, Parado, RAV4, Fortuner and FJ Cruiser.
Available across Al-Futtaim Toyota showrooms in the UAE and for the entire month of September, this exclusive campaign allows customers to enjoy either upgraded car models, trims or engine worth up to AED ......read more
10th September 2018, Dubai - UAE:
As the world’s leading luxury brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is best placed to understand and harness the many different possibilities of luxury for its influential clients. Throughout history the power brokers and history makers have negotiated some of the most historical agreements in confidence thanks to the ‘luxury of privacy’ afforded to them by the rear compartment of a Rolls-Royce.
In this spirit, Rolls-Royce announced at the 2018 Chengdu Motor Show today the introduction of the ‘Privacy Suite’ for the new Extended ......read more
Al Tayer Motors to stage unique art exhibit featuring creations by technicians
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2018: Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships representing Ford, Lincoln, Jaguar, Land Rover, Maserati, Ferrari and Ford Trucks, is staging a unique exhibit of some truly stunning works of art made by recycling discarded automobile parts and scrap material.
Titled ‘Unseen Potential’, the display is the result of an internal competition organised for the technicians of Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors. The exhibition will be ......read more
Brand confirms factory commitments in Formula E and DTM top-caliber series
Fans to see fully electric motorsport and popular touring car races
Board Member for Technical Development Mertens: Increased reference to production development
Dubai, UAE, September 09, 2018: In 2019, Audi will continue to compete with electric power in motorsport. At the same time, the manufacturer will prolong its factory-backed commitment in the popular DTM touring car series.
In the 2017/2018 season, Audi was the first German automobile manufacturer on the Formula E grid. Having ......read more
Four-door coupe embodies progressiveness in design and technology
All-digital control system, comprehensive connectivity and mild hybrid technology
Gran Turismo with enhanced handling and more long-distance comfort
Dubai, 6th September 2018 - The new A7 Sportback represents the new Audi design language and delivers on the design promise made by the prologue concept car studies. The four-door coupe sets standards in the luxury class when it comes to progressiveness. It embodies a new style of Gran Turismo, with dynamic lines, systematic digitalization, a sporty driving ......read more
Daring styling with a smart package to support a distinguishable personality
Newly developed 8-speed automatic transmission with 3.5L V6 Engine realizing class-top power performance and fuel efficiency
Innovative features and Toyota Safety Sense package to enhance passenger comfort and safety
Wireless charging, Head-up Display and premium audio with 14-speaker JBL surround sound system
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 05, 2018: Combining a new level of authenticity and exhilaration, the all-new 5th generation Toyota Avalon has been ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 04, 2018: Hyundai Motor Company’s Xcient truck has completed a 40km autonomously navigated highway journey, the first to take place in South Korea.
The semi-trailer truck, which has a maximum load capacity of 40 tons, was semi-equipped with a Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) standard Level 3 autonomous driving system, enabling it to steer, accelerate or decelerate, and maneuver through traffic without human input.
“This successful demonstration proves that innovative autonomous driving technology can be used to transform the trade logistics ......read more
Self-driving pods have large ‘virtual eyes’ to interact with other road users
Intelligent pods make ‘eye contact’ with pedestrians to signal intent
Engineers work with psychologists to understand human trust in self-driving vehicles
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 02 September 2018: Jaguar Land Rover has fitted ‘virtual eyes’ to intelligent pods to understand how humans will trust self-driving vehicles, as research studies suggest that as many as 63% of pedestrians worry about how safe it will be to cross the road in the ......read more
Vehicle services firm extends its range of affordable and premium tyre brands.
Abu Dhabi company introduces established European tyre-maker to UAE.
Abu Dhabi, September 02, 2018: Central Motors and Equipment (CM&E) has announced the addition of TAURUS tyres to its extensive portfolio of high-quality automotive products and parts.
CM&E, an automotive member of ALFAHIM, will offer the established European tyre-maker’s products to private motorists, company fleets and transport firms across Abu Dhabi and the UAE.
As the official ......read more
Abu Dhabi, September 01, 2018: Al Masaood Automobiles, the authorized distributor of Nissan, Infiniti and Renault in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and the Western Region, announced that it is the main sponsor of the exciting Round 2 of Al Ain Championship for Rmdha Challenge, the popular Bedouin sport event in the UAE. This year’s challenge in Al Ain was held on September 01, 2018 under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Saeed Bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan.
The annual Rmdha Challenge requires all participants to walk barefoot in the hot desert sand over the set distance, with breaks allowed at ......read more
Land Rover has created a unique rhino design in Trafalgar Square, London, as part of the Tusk Rhino Trail
Gerry McGovern, Land Rover’s Chief Design Officer, is one of 21 internationally respected artists and designers to embellish one of the 1.2m-long rhinos
Project aims to raise funds for the conservation of this endangered species with a charity auction on 9 October and celebrates World Rhino Day on 22 September
Land Rover has been an official partner of the Tusk wildlife conservation charity, helping to reach some of the world’s most remote locations, ......read more
Zero-emissions conversions for iconic sports car get production go-ahead
Production follows successful debut of E-type Zero concept in 2017
Latest concept made US debut at California’s Monterey Car Week
Prospective clients invited to contact Jaguar Classic with expressions of interest
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28 August 2018: Following an overwhelmingly positive reaction to the original concept for ‘the most beautiful electric car in the world’, Jaguar Classic has confirmed it will offer all-electric E-types for sale. The news follows the ......read more
UAE-first, Hybrid Electric model
F-SPORT Model newly introduced to the ES lineup
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, August 27, 2018: Long known for its unparalleled comfort, refinement and luxury appointments, the seventh-generation Lexus ES builds on its strengths with an all-new platform and is now available through the Al-Futtaim Lexus network in the UAE, the largest distributor of green luxury vehicles, and leader in sustainable mobility for over eight years.
After six generations of unprecedented success in the luxury sedan segment, the 2019 Lexus ES makes an ......read more
Bosch solution makes electrical powertrains for delivery vehicles cheaper and more efficient.
Huge market potential: UAE’s light commercial vehicle market set to grow by 8.25 per cent by 2022.
Dubai, UAE, August 27, 2018: Bosch is launching eCityTruck, an electrical powertrain suitable for the vast majority of delivery vehicles. The first vehicles to feature the new electric powertrain will be launched in Germany in 2019.
The eCityTruck powertrain will equip electric vans that especially handle last-mile deliveries from distribution centers to recipients. ......read more