Unmissable deals allow customers to kick-off the New Year with exceptional savings on car purchases
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, announced today the launch of its exclusive Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) offers.
Renault’s unmissable DSF deals come into effect at an opportune moment for prospective car customers, who will have assessed their financial commitments at the outset of the New Year and be delighted to discover the savings that are possible with Renault. Over the course of DSF, Renault customers can secure a range of outstanding prizes that are worth the value of a car. Renault’s raffle draw offers customers a unique opportunity to receive ......read more
Dubai, January 11, 2017: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, is starting the New Year with incredible Dubai Shopping Festival offers across its showrooms in the UAE.
Customers can drive away in a new Honda City starting from AED 49,900, Civic starting from AED 69,900 and Accord starting from AED 79,900. Apart from the incredible prices, the Al-Futtaim company is also offering up to 100% finance across its model lineup.
In addition, customers can also avail of trade-in facility, flexible monthly payment plans, and 5-year unlimited mileage warranty.
Offers are valid while stocks last so visit your nearest Al-Futtaim Honda showroom.
A convoy of over 10 electric vehicles will set out on a 700 km long road trip through all seven Emirates of the UAE
The road trip will begin on 29th January and will end on 1st February 2017
The trip will unveil charging stations in Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Abu Dhabi.
The fleet includes Tesla Model X and Model S’s, and other electric vehicles such as Renault Zoe and a Volkswagen Retrofitted Electric Car.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 11, 2017: Global Electric Vehicle Road Trip (Global EVRT) makes its way to the UAE for the first time, launching the Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (Emirates EVRT) in January 2017, with the aim to drive electric vehicle adoption and accelerate the transition towards a sustainable low-carbon future. The Emirates EVRT shares elements of the UAE Vision 2021 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2017: McLaren Automotive, the British manufacturer of luxury sports and supercars, has recorded another record year of sales growth with a near-doubling of its sales volume year-over-year, selling a total of 3,286 cars in 2016 compared to 1,654 in 2015. The 99.3 per cent improvement in sales performance also follows the company’s announcement of a third consecutive year of profitability in 2015 and the production milestone of the company’s 10,000th car, all capping another highly successful and record-breaking year.
Mike Flewitt, Chief Executive Officer of McLaren Automotive, commented: ‘2016 was a remarkable year for McLaren Automotive. We’d planned it to be a year of considerable growth, thanks to the first full year of Sports Series production, but it’s surpassed even our ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 10, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the UAE, will be taking part in the upcoming Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, the largest gathering on sustainability in the Middle East, and a significant platform for international dialogue and cooperation, as the Official Transport Partner of the exhibition, set to be held on 12-21 January, 2017, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in Abu Dhabi.
“Our message for many years has been that hybrid is the immediately available answer to the country’s sustainable mobility question. Late last year, we announced our intention to drive the implementation of new sustainable technologies in the UAE’s motoring market and revealed our plans to start testing ......read more
New Jaguar F-TYPE range announced
State-of-the-art technology, new look exterior and exclusive 400 SPORT launch edition
New R-Dynamic model with 340PS and 380PS engines gives customers more choice
World-first ReRun app developed with GoPro creates high quality video with real-time performance data
World-class, super-fast Touch Pro infotainment system now available on every F-TYPE
New full-LED headlights and front bumpers give the F-TYPE a distinctive new look
Lightweight slimline seats offer improved ergonomics and comfort and deliver a weight saving of more than 8kg
The new F-TYPE range goes on sale from the second quarter 2017
Already recognised as the most dynamically capable, performance-focused Jaguar, the F-TYPE sports car continues to evolve, with a fresh look, state-of-the-art infotainment ......read more
Announcements include innovations developed from NASA technology for seamless integration of autonomous driving, new LEAF, and Nissan’s first tests targeting driverless cars
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - January 07, 2017 – In his 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) keynote, Nissan Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn announced several technologies and partnerships that will advance mobility toward a zero-emission, zero-fatality future.
“At Nissan, we do not do technology for technology’s sake. Nor do we reserve the best technologies for high-end models,” Ghosn said in his keynote. “From the beginning, we work to bring the right technologies for the full spectrum of our vehicles and the most amount of people. This takes more than innovation, it takes ingenuity. And ......read more
Dubai, January 04, 2017: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has been recognised by Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) for its outstanding contribution to protecting the environment.
As a result of its efforts to recycle waste and on achieving its environmental targets for the year, the Al-Futtaim company was invited to plant two trees at the ‘For our Emirates, We Plant’ ceremony organised by EEG, where over 230 trees were planted. On maturity of these trees over 1.36 metric tons of CO2 emissions will be mitigated over time.
Colin Cordery, Regional Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Honda said: “We are extremely honoured to be recognised by EEG for our environmental efforts. As a company, we make every effort to reduce our carbon ......read more
Lexus RX range includes the conventional RX 350 and RX 450h, the latest in Lexus’ hybrid innovation
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 3, 2017: The all-new 2016 Lexus RX luxury crossover has scooped up the “Midsize Premium SUV” award at the second ArabWheels Awards, recently held at the Meydan Hotel.
The fourth-generation RX offers advanced redesigned gasoline and hybrid powertrains, sophisticated safety technologies including the new Lexus Safety System+, driver aids, new convenience and technology features that make it the best Lexus sport-utility vehicle ever offered to date.
The completely redesigned RX implements Lexus’ exciting new design direction, featuring a redesigned and bold body, as well as a new luxurious interior that reflects an impeccable balance of functionality and lifestyle ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 29, 2016: The Conservatorium, Amsterdam’s luxury lifestyle palace in the heart of the Dutch capital, is the proud home of a Bentley Amsterdam shop in the hotel’s Van Baerle Shopping Gallery. Striving to curate luxurious moments for it’s guests the Conservatorium joined hands with Bently earlier in the year to provide a new digital experience drenched in opulence.
Both guests at the Conservatorium and prospective customers will receive a very unique digital Bentley experience in the outlet. In a luxurious lounge, they will be immersed in the world of Bentley by means of a high-tech, virtual presentation. Created by Bentley Leusden – the official Bentley retailer for the Netherlands – the Conservatorium’s Bentley Amsterdam does not actually feature any physical cars. ......read more
Mubadala World Tennis Championship car sponsor, EMC, announces competition to win a place at the post tournament cocktail party
Tennis clinic session and the chance to do the coin toss at the start of a match among other top prizes
Abu Dhabi: 28 December 2016: Tennis fans are being offered the chance to mingle with some of the best players in the world at the glamourous Mubadala Tennis Cocktail Party.
Tournament car sponsor Emirates Motor Company (EMC) is offering the prize along with several others including a much sought-after place in the tennis clinic, passes to the tournament, the chance to do the coin toss at the start of the 3rdand 4thmatches, and an AMG track experience at the Yas Marina Circuit.
Current world number one, three-time Grand Slam Champion and double Olympic Gold-medalist, Andy Murray, heads an ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 20, 2016: Toyota Fortuner, the completely redesigned second generation seven-seat SUV, has been named “Midsize SUV of the Year” at the second Arab Wheels Award.
Saud Abbasi, Managing Director of Toyota at Al-Futtaim Motors, said: “The Medium SUV segment constitutes over 40% of the volume SUV market in the UAE and the Fortuner has played a major role in maintaining Toyota’s leadership of this segment for the past 5 years. As a matter of fact, the Fortuner has seen a year on year growth of sales and market share. This award is a restatement to the appeal the that the new model maintains in a very competitive market.”
Renowned for its durability, on-road comfort and off-road prowess for over 11 years, the new Fortuner features a more distinctive, sleek ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 7th, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has today announced a range of exclusive offers for December, across the entire line-up of Renault vehicles.
The compilation of unmissable Renault offers includes both well-established and newly-launched models, such as the Talisman and Koleos, ensuring that there is a deal tailored to all customer requirements. Arabian Automobiles is providing every retail buyer with the opportunity to end 2016 with a brand new 2017 Duster 4x4 that can be purchased for AED 49,900, for the same price as the Duster 4x2. This deal is boosted by long-term benefits including five-year or 1 Million KMs warranty, three years or 60,000 KMs service and one year’s ......read more
Over 2 million passengers transported in 6 years
Abu Dhabi/Dubai 6 December, 2016: The driverless Masdar Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) system at the carbon neutral Masdar City in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has functioned at over 99% efficiency since it began services 6 years ago! This remarkable achievement is indicative of the system’s quality technology, dynamic safety features and robustness resulting in almost no failures or delays, and zero collisions and accidents since its launch.
The PRT opened to the public in 2010, operates on a 2km loop servicing students and visitors from the parking lot to the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST). The transport system reached 500,000 passengers and 1,000,000 passengers in November 2012 and May 2014 at a daily average of 692 and 787 people respectively. Since May ......read more
The world’s largest greenfield urban development, Dubai South takes the green approach towards developing its mass transit system
Dubai-UAE: 6 December, 2016: In a significant step towards building a low carbon footprint city, Dubai South today signed an agreement with Transit Australia Group (TAG). The signing was witnessed by Ahmed Al Ansari, Acting CEO, Dubai South and Michael McGee, CEO, Transit Australia Group. The partnership involves the Australian mass transit company providing Dubai South with its first E-bus by early next year.
Ahmed Al Ansari, Acting CEO, Dubai South said: “The signing of today’s agreement marks an important step in the relationship between Dubai South, the Queensland Trade Commission and Transit Australia Group. It’s also a step closer in fulfilling our ......read more
Global Technician of the Year 2016 Top Scoring Market – MENA
Land Rover Global Technician of the Year 2016 – Jinto Thomas, Al Tayer Motors, UAE
Jaguar Global Technician of the Year 2016, First Runner Up – Koudi Kamal, SMEIA, Morocco
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2016: At a ceremony held in the UK Global Head Quarters, luxury automotive manufacturer, Jaguar Land Rover Middle East and North Africa, scooped up two of the top accolades at the Jaguar Land Rover Global Technician of the Year 2016 Awards.
Demonstrating Jaguar Land Rover’s customer first approach and commitment to continuously raising standards, Jaguar Land Rover MENA claimed the overall title as ‘Global Technician of the Year 2016 Top Scoring Market’ while Jinto Thomas from Al Tayer Motors in the UAE walked away as the winner ......read more
The new series drives enthusiasts to trace and share their weekend adventures across the region through the Land Rover Ardhi Mobile App
Dubai, 30 November, 2016: As part of its #MYLAND (Ardhi in Arabic) creative communications platform, Land Rover Middle East and North Africa has just launched the first film in its new Discovery Sport #WeekendAdventure series.
Featuring a Moroccan group of friends, the first episode sees them driving across the country in the Discovery Sport for their weekend adventure. Tracking the journey through Land Rover’s MYLAND Ardhi mobile app, the road trip leads them to the Waves School Dar Bouazza Surf Maroc for an exhilarating surfing experience.
The full Discovery Sport #WeekendAdventure series will be rolled out across the region over the next few months to encourage ......read more
Regional premiere of revolutionary AM-RB 001 kicks off Formula 1 weekend
Presented in Abu Dhabi by Aston Martin CEO Dr. Andy Palmer and Red Bull Racing Driver Max Verstappen
29 November 2016, UAE: Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing have unveiled the groundbreaking hypercar AM-RB 001 for the first time in the Middle East. Fittingly making its debut on the eve of the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, AM-RB 001 was presented during a private reception hosted by Aston Martin CEO Dr. Andy Palmer and Red Bull Racing Driver Max Verstappen.
The event was held at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, ahead of Aston Martin’s new showroom opening scheduled for early 2017.
The product of a unique Innovation Partnership between the British luxury marque and eminent F1TM team, AM-RB 001 combines ......read more
Land Rover works with Magnum Photos to showcase some of the most dramatic landscapes on Earth
World-renowned photographer Jonas Bendiksen used Range Rover, the ultimate SUV, to reach superior vantage points for each stunning shot
Epic vistas of Norway are the first in a series of photographic works
Subjects range from vast fjords and islands to the breathtaking mountains of Dovre
Dubai, 27 November, 2016: Land Rover and renowned Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen have revealed the first in a series of unique works entitled ‘Ultimate Vistas’, extraordinary landscape photographs captured with help from the world’s ultimate SUV: the Range Rover.
Land Rover worked closely with world-renowned photographic agency Magnum Photos to showcase some of the most breathtaking landscapes on ......read more
Dubai, November 24, 2016: Customers looking to buy a new Honda Car or Bike will receive discounts up to AED 20,000 as part of Al-Futtaim Honda’s Hot Spot offers.
Upon purchase of a new Honda vehicle, customers will receive 25% off on service contracts and accessories, 50% off on window tints and 30% off on rust proofing. Honda Bike customers will receive 20% off on after sales services and 30% off on accessories.
Customers looking to buy certified pre-owned Honda vehicles will receive discounts up to AED 10,000 on select models and will also receive 25% off on accessories, 50% off on window tints and 30% off on rust proofing.
Offers are valid across all Honda showrooms on select models and while stocks last.
State-of-the-art Center is the first of its kind and will cater significantly to INFINITI’S ever expanding customer base
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, achieves yet another milestone: the first ever Certified Pre-Owned Center in the MENA region.
Michel Ayat, CEO of Arabian Automobiles Company said, “We are proud to announce the launch of the region’s first Certified Pre-Owned Center for INFINITI in Dubai. Our goal, through the introduction of the center, is to make available a range of top-quality pre-owned vehicles to the market that have all been thoroughly vetted by our team of in-house experts. We are confident of the positive response that this Center ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: Ford Trucks, with the official importer-dealer in the United Arab Emirates, Al Tayer Motors, is showcasing its 2017 line-up of the powerful Construction Series including the 4143M and 3543M mixers alongside the 1843T tractor, at the Big 5 Exhibition in Dubai from November 21 – 24, 2016.
Powered by the new Ford Ecotorq engine family, the 2017 Construction Series now comes with greater power and more efficiency than ever to ensure customers can continue with their daunting tasks. With over fifty-five years of manufacturing expertise, Ford Trucks are tailored to meet the specific requirements of the Middle East market.
Having an ambitious growth strategy and team, the firm has also announced plans for establishing a new office in Riyadh to further strengthen its presence in the region. ......read more
Jaguar XF voted ‘Best Saloon’ in Medium-Full-size category
Jaguar F-PACE takes second place in the Large SUV category
Video interview with Dr Ralf Speth, Jaguar Land Rover CEO, available to view and share here
Dubai, 20 November 2016: Jaguar has won Germany’s top car award, the Golden Steering Wheel. The Jaguar XF was voted ‘Best Saloon’ in the Mid-Full-size category, ahead of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Volvo S90. Jaguar had further reason to celebrate in the Large SUV category, with the F-PACE taking second place.
The Jaguar XF defines the segment with unrivalled design, luxury, technology and efficiency, underpinned by class-leading driving dynamics and refinement. With the recent addition of all-wheel drive, the XF offers greater confidence in its all-weather ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: Ferrari reaffirms its ability to unleash an unparalleled spectrum of emotions in people with the release of its 488 Passione Rossa video this month. Inspired by the passion, adrenaline and pure joy associated with the 488 range, the footage showcases the agility, responsiveness and breathless exhilaration of the 488GTB and 488 Spider, seen through the eyes of its guests experiencing a very special moment.
On a cool night at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, UAE, Legendary Formula 1 Ferrari driver Giancarlo Fisichella takes a lucky group of Ferrari enthusiasts on an exhilarating track drive under the floodlights of the F1 venue. As he demonstrates the unrivalled power, speed and exhilaration that the Ferrari 488 is capable of, we see the passionate emotional response that only Ferrari can give, ......read more
Jaguar Classic reveals ‘new original’ XKSS to media at Petersen Museum in Los Angeles
One-off car has been authentically produced to exact 1957 specification by Jaguar Land Rover Classic’s expert craftsmen
Nine examples to be hand-built in the UK with deliveries to customers beginning in 2017
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: The first genuine Jaguar XKSS to be built in almost 60 years was today given its world debut presentation at the Petersen Museum, Los Angeles by Jaguar Classic. The stunning XKSS, finished in Sherwood Green paint, has been created by the Jaguar Classic engineering team ahead of the production of nine cars for delivery to custom-ers across the globe in 2017.
Often referred to as the world’s first supercar, the XKSS was originally made by Jaguar as a ......read more
Company to launch GS4 SUV with Tasheelat Automotive Company in Bahrain in the second week of December
Dubai, December 8th, 2016: GAC MOTOR, one China’s leading automobile giants, is aiming to grow its market share in Bahrain with the introduction of indigenously developed GS4, its flagship SUV model. The company will launch the vehicle GS4 in the second week of December for Bahrain’s car enthusiasts. Tasheelat Automotive Company S.P.C., a subsidiary of Bahrain Commercial Facilities Company, is the sole distributor for GAC Motor in Bahrain. The GS4, is born out of GAC ......read more
Dial-A-Battery invites motorists to get under the hood and pick up some valuable tips on car batteries.
The iconic Captain Volt shares his super-expert advice.
It happens to the best of us. You’re dashing off to work or an appointment… you turn the ignition key on and well, your car won’t start. Frustration immediately kicks in. You’ve guessed right– yourvehicle has a flat battery!
When your battery fails your vehicle won’t start, sometimes leaving you stranded in the middle of nowhere.So why take chances? Call Dial-A-Battery for a free battery ......read more
Gulf Concours celebrates automotive excellence with some of the world’s rarest and most valuable cars on display for the first time in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent today inaugurated the prestigious Gulf Concours event at the iconic seven star Burj Al Arab Jumeirah.
The exclusive, invitation-only event is showcasing some of the world’s rarest and most valuable classic and current cars on the lawns of one of Dubai’s most iconic landmarks this weekend (17 to 19 November 2016).
His Royal Highness Prince ......read more
Dubai, 17 November 2016: Luxury automotive manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover took home four top motoring awards at the second edition of the ArabWheels 2016 Awards at a ceremony held on Tuesday, 15th November at the 5-star Meydan hotel.
Nominated alongside its peers in the automotive industry, Jaguar Land Rover’s flagship models were recognised at the ArabWheels Awards 2016. The new Jaguar F-PACE took the ‘Best Compact Premium SUV’ award while the 322kph, all-weather supercar, the Jaguar F-TYPE SVR was recognised as the region’s ‘Best Premium ......read more
Power of naturally-aspirated 6.0 litre V12 engine increased to 600PS
Suspension set-up honed to deliver greater poise and precision
Exterior features new exposed carbon fibre splitter and diffuser, plus striking new quad exhaust outlets
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: Aston Martin has turned up the heat on it’s ultimate Super GT to create the new Vanquish S. Sharper styling, greater potency and increased athleticism define this latest evolution of an illustrious model line. One that originated from Aston Martin’s legendary Works in Newport ......read more
‘Road to autonomy inevitable’, speakers say ahead of 2nd International Conference on Future Mobility in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2016: The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) can be at the forefront of the global movement toward the fully autonomous vehicle and Mobility as a Service (MaaS), transport and automotive industry experts have said.
Jacob Bangsgaard, Director General for FIA Region 1, Belgium, said existing infrastructure and services in Gulf countries means regional governments can implement MaaS as a transport option, thereby reducing traffic ......read more
ERAS Customs & Classics partner to provide exclusive vehicles
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2016: ERAS Customs & Classics, part of Al-Futtaim Group, has partnered with Dubai Autodrome to introduce two new motorsport experiences for the public, allowing guests to experience the thrill of three different high performance cars.
Motoring fans will get a choice of two track encounters: the Lotus Experience and the Caterham Hot Laps Experience.
The Lotus Experience allows enthusiastic drivers the chance to drive both the 400 BHP 3.5 litre V6 Lotus Evora 400 and the smaller ......read more
Agreement to study high-speed routes that reduce travel time between Abu Dhabi and Dubai to 12 minutes
UAE could see a Hyperloop ‘within next five years’, according to company
Hyperloop One vision includes original concept for autonomous vehicles and Hyperloop One Portal design
Dubai, UAE, November 10, 2016: The UAE is one step closer to being the world’s first location for a new form of high speed transport, after an agreement signed today between Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) and pioneering mobility company, Hyperloop One. The two parties ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 9, 2016: Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., today introduced its new drive system called e-POWER to customers. It marks the first time that e-POWER technology is available for consumers, marking a significant milestone in the electrification strategy under Nissan Intelligent Mobility.
e-POWER borrows from the EV technology perfected in the Nissan LEAF, the best-selling pure electric car in history, with more than 250,000 units sold. Unlike the LEAF, e-POWER adds a small gasoline engine to charge the high-output battery when necessary, eliminating the need for an external ......read more
The new Quattroporte: restyling and range strategy for a new product experience
Dubai, UAE, November 8, 2016: After three and a half years of unprecedented success in the international markets, the Quattroporte continues its success story that commenced over 50 years ago by undergoing a substantial restyling. The new flagship was unveiled at the Salon Des Grandes Complications event at the Dubai International Financial Centre by Al Tayer Motors, the official importer-dealer for Maserati in the UAE.
Special private previews of the new car will also be held ......read more
The Zetros is available in 4x4 and 6x6 configurations as tractor-head and chassis version for various heavy-duty applications, with GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight) variants ranging from 18 – 40t.
The vehicle exhibited at ADIPEC is a Zetros 3643 AS 6x6 Tractor-head, sporting 426hp and providing a GCW (Gross Combination Weight) of up to 116 tonnes, thus highly capable of hauling large and heavy equipment and supplies.
Roland Schneider, President & CEO of Daimler Commercial Vehicles MENA: “With the Zetros, Mercedes-Benz is updating the long tradition and remarkable success of ......read more
أول شركة متخصصة بصيانة وتعديل الدراجات النارية
افتتحت مجموعة دكتور محاريق الجمعة ثاني فروع ستروكرز الشرق الأوسط في إمارة دبي بمجمع دبي للإستثمار وسط حضور عدد من كبار الشخصيات ومجموعة كبيرة من الدراجين وعشاق الدراجات النارية من بينهم مجموعات من الاردن والسعودية والكوبت والبحرين وعمان ولبنان
وتعد ستروكرز الشرق الأوسط فرع دبي اول شركة تقدم حلول متكاملة متخصصة بصيانة وتعديل وتزويد الدراجات النارية وفق اعلى المعايير العالمية . بالاضافة كونها أكبر شركة على مستوى الخليج العربي من حيث المساحة ونوعية الدراجات الموجودة.
وتأتي الشركة الجديدة في اطار اهتمام مجموعة محاريق للعمل على تحقيق ......read more
Region First Specialized Company for Motors Maintenance and Customization
Dubai, UAE, November 7, 2016: On Friday, Dr. Mahareiq Group opened the second branch of Strokerz Middle East in Dubai Investment Park, Dubai. The event was attended by VIPs, motorcycles fans, and riders from Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Lebanon.
Strokerz Middle East-Dubai will be the first specialized company that provides maintenance and customization services according to best international standards. It is also the biggest GCC company as per the area of the workshop and number of ......read more
Eight reasons for travelers from the UAE to fly British Airways’ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to London
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 06 November 2016: British Airways have announced a special fares campaign to mark the one year anniversary since the launch of the Dreamliner 787-9 on its Abu Dhabi to London service. The special fares campaign will run until 16 November with travel valid until 31 March 2017.
For customers who are yet to experience a flight on the Boeing 787-9, British Airways reveals eight good reasons why customers should choose this state-of-the-art ......read more
Land Rover engineers find new aerodynamics solutions as they work with the team to make Sir Ben Ainslie’s catamaran the fastest boat in the America’s Cup
Engineers’ pioneering work creates software that has the potential to unlock crucial extra performance and manoeuvrability to get team over the line first
Sophisticated computer analysis of carbon fibre wingsail and air flow provides many new avenues of performance gains for the team
Land Rover BAR aims to bring home the world’s oldest sporting trophy to Britain for the first time in its 165-year ......read more
Expanding Powertrain Line-Up with the Q50 Red Sport 400 tailored to sport performance seekers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 November, 2016: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Infiniti in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, announced the launch of the Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400.
Infiniti’s exciting new halo model the Q50 RED SPORT 400 , offers an exhilarating ride and a great deal of horsepower under the bonnet, all encased within an energetic and modern design. The new 3.0 twin turbo ......read more
Using SAND-X Motor’s All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) as a Platform, the Collaborative Project Aims to Develop an Automated URS Ground Vehicle that Can Take on Local Terrain
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 29 October, 2016: The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy, and sustainable technologies, along with UK-based QinetiQ, a leading technology development and engineering company operating primarily in the defense, security and aerospace markets, and Swiss-based all-terrain vehicle (ATV) developer Sand-X Motors, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, October 29th, 2016: Audi Sport CEO, Stephan Winkelmann and H.E. Ali Bin Khalfan Al Mutawa Al Dhaheri, Founder and Chairman of Family Council Ali and Sons, officially inaugurated the world’s first Audi Sport Center in Abu Dhabi last night.
They were joined by VIP guests at the Audi Sport Center, located in Al Sawari Tower A on the prestigious Corniche Road, to mark the new facility which is the first stand-alone showroom dedicated to Audi’s new performance brand. Audi Sport brand ambassador, and nine-times Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen was present at ......read more
Exclusive home for the Audi Sport RS and R models
Ali & Sons have invested over US $60 million in the brand
Regional launch of Audi’s new performance brand Audi Sport
Abu Dhabi, UAE, October 23, 2016 : Ali &Sons, the exclusiveAudi representative in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, will celebrate the inauguration of their new Audi Sport Center on October 26th. The Audi Sport Center, located in Al Sawari Tower A on the prestigious Corniche Road, is the world’s first stand-alone showroom dedicated to Audi’s new performance brand. The new facility spans 1,122 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016: The latest episode in our test drive series titled ‘The Land Rover Diaries’ has just been release in the Middle East - join us as we test drive the Range Rover SVAutobiography around the city.
Building on 45-years success, the Range Rover SVAutobiography produced exclusively by Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations bespoke arm delivers a new level of refinement in the luxury SUV sector.
A-MAP conducts car battery maintenance training to the Fasttrack team
Al-Muqarram Auto Spare Parts Trading [A-MAP], a global player in the distribution of aftermarket automotive products, has recently conducted car battery maintenance training to 70 personnel of the Sales and Technical team at Fasttrack.
The training was conducted by Ramamurthy Rao who heads up the R&D, Technical & Quality Assurance division at A-MAP, and was aimed at equipping Fasttrack’s Sales and Technical team with knowledge on Lead Acid Automotive Batteries and Solite Batteries in a step towards ......read more
Advanced transmission developed in-house for front-wheel drive models
Intelligent packaging ensureslighter weight and similardimensions as a conventional six-speed automatic transmission
143 new patents filed throughout development of advanced transmission
Eight-speed FWD automatic transmission to debut in 2017 Kia Cadenza
Dubai ,UAE,October 11, 2016: Kia Motors has revealed details of its advanced new eight-speed automatic transmission (8AT), engineered for use in front-wheel drivevehicles.
Kia’s new front-wheel drive 8AT (FWD 8AT) has been developed in-house by the ......read more
Dubai, UAE,October 11, 2016: The Renault-Nissan Alliance, the world’s leader in zero-emissions mobility, has sold its 350,000th electric vehicle since December 2010, when the Nissan LEAF went on sale.
The Alliance achieved the historic milestone in August, while also setting an industry record of 100,000 EVs sold in a single year.
The Alliance today accounts for half of the EVs sold worldwide. The Nissan LEAF remains the industry’s best-selling EV ever, with more than 230,000 units sold globally. Renault is the best-performing EV brand in Europe.
“This ......read more
Gulf Concours announced with a stunning line-up of unique cars set for inaugural showpiece event on the lawns of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
Dubai, UAE – October 11, 2016: A combination of near priceless, classic cars mixed with the ultimate in modern, bespoke luxury and supercars have been confirmed to headline the inaugural Gulf Concours to be held on the lawns of the world’s most luxurious hotel, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah in Dubai from November 17 to 19.
The Gulf Concours is set to redefine the definition of a Concours with the inclusion of a hand selected mix of ......read more
CM&E to Have Exclusive Rights to Distribute High Performance specialty chemicals in Automotive, Heavy duty/ Fleet, Industrial, Agricultural and Marine segments in UAE Market
Abu Dhabi, UAE, October 9, 2016: Central Motors & Equipment (CM&E), a member of Al Fahim Group with exclusive agency agreements for leading global brands of tyres, automotive parts, lubricants, service and power tools in the UAE, has signed a sole distributorship agreement with Cyclo, a leading global automotive car care brand with over 50 years of industry expertise.
Under the agreement, ......read more