Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2019: Trading Enterprises – Volvo, the exclusive distributor of Volvo vehicles in the UAE, has announced exciting offers on its popular XC90 and S90 models. The offers are valid across all Trading Enterprises – Volvo showrooms in the UAE.
As part of the campaign, customers can drive away in 2019 XC90 or S90 with offers worth up to AED 20,000 that includes free insurance for the first year, 3 years or 60,000 kilometers service contract, 5 years or 105,000 kilometers warranty and 3 years 24-hour roadside assistance. Customers can also trade-in their old cars for a brand-new Volvo.
The Volvo XC90 offers customers a visually striking premium quality seven-seat SUV with world-leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 16, 2019: At last night’s Fashion For Relief charity event held during London Fashion Week, Maserati added additional style to the evening by chauffeuring VIPs and celebrities – including Luke Evans and Naomie Harris – as they made their way to the red carpet at the iconic British Museum in London.
Fashion For Relief was founded by international supermodel Naomi Campbell in 2005, hosting its first charity fashion show to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Since its inception, Fashion For Relief has presented fashion initiatives and projects in New York, London, Cannes, Moscow, Mumbai and Dar es Salaam, raising millions for good causes around the world.
Fashion For Relief returned to London for the fourth time since its ......read more
- New B-segment sedan to enter the UAE with efficient 1.4-liter gasoline MPI engine and an automatic transmissions
- Modern design with big personality and compact dimensions
- Ideal for young families, with spacious, ergonomic cabin and 475-liter trunk
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 15, 2019: Spacious, economical and highly practical, the new Kia Pegas compact sedan goes on-sale this month in the UAE. Entirely new to the region, the Kia Pegas is a smart option for young families in urban areas. It features a big personality, compact dimensions, and generous storage and cabin space.
The Kia Pegas boasts a stylish exterior design and a spacious interior, as well as an array of convenience features and technologies to please B-segment sedan customers. Built by Kia, the car was ......read more
September 12, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Franfurt am Main. The BMW stand at the IAA Cars 2019 international motor show in Frankfurt am Main focuses on the theme of future driving pleasure. Alongside the latest new additions across a broad range of segments revealed by BMW as part of its ongoing product offensive, the premium carmaker is also exhibiting fascinating vehicle studies and trailblazing technologies expected to have a major impact on individual mobility in tomorrow’s world. The new products on show at the IAA Cars 2019 reflect both the rich variety of the company’s model portfolio and its capacity for innovation in the future-focused fields identified as part of the NUMBER ONE > NEXT strategy and known by the acronym D+ACES (Design, Automated driving, Connectivity, Electrification and Services). The brand’s ......read more
Limited edition hybrid super sports car previews the future
• Iconic V12 engine and groundbreaking hybrid technologies combine in super sports car of the future with a visionary design
• World-first use of supercapacitor in hybrid solution and unique materials-science application
• Producing combined thermal and electric power of 819 hp (602 kW): the most powerful Lamborghini ever produced
• Lowest weight-to-power ratio of the Lamborghini V12 family ever, accelerating 0-100 km/h in under 2.8 seconds and reaching a top speed of over 350 km/h
• Sián: meaning flash or lightning in Bolognese dialect, referencing the first electric application in a Lamborghini production car
• Produced in a limited series of just 63 units, honoring the foundation year of Automobili Lamborghini: all already ......read more
800 cv makes it the most powerful production convertible on the market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 09, 2019: Exactly 50 years on from the debut of the last spider in the Ferrari range to sport a front-mounted V12, the 812 GTS hails a triumphant return for a model type that has played a pivotal role in the marque’s history since its foundation.
The Ferrari V12 spider story features many iconic models and began in 1948 with the 166 MM, an authentic thoroughbred competition GT that won the two most prestigious endurance races in the world in 1949: the Mille Miglia and the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The last in that long lineage was the 1969 365 GTS4, also known as the Daytona Spider because of Ferrari’s legendary victory in the 1967 24 ......read more
Details of new model year Bentley Continental GT announced
Panoramic Glass Roof added to W12 Coupe to give a new perspective to Extraordinary Journeys
New V8 sits at the core of the ground-breaking Continental GT line-up
Combines immense power with impressive fuel efficiency
Customers can explore vast array of options with V8 launched on car configurator
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 09, 2019: Bentley has announced new model year details for its ground-breaking Continental GT, the GT V8, and the introduction of new features.
A Panoramic Glass Roof is now available on the Continental GT W12, whilst High Gloss Carbon Fibre technical finish for fascia and doors is now offered on all models.
Courtesy of its powerful V8 petrol ......read more
The mid-rear-engined drop-top powered by the most successful Ferrari V8 ever
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 09, 2019: Ferrari has unveiled the F8 Spider, the new generation drop-top sports car equipped with the most successful mid-rear-mounted V8 in history.
The Ferrari F8 Spider was designed in parallel with the F8 Tributo berlinetta and features the Prancing Horse’s compact and efficient RHT (Retractable Hard Top) which influences the lines of a model that leads its category.
The F8 Spider is the latest addition to an exclusive and prestigious bloodline of open-top V8 cars begun with the 308 GTS in 1977. It is less extreme than the 488 Pista Spider, but sportier than the 488 Spider which it replaces in the ......read more
A unique opportunity for customers and fans to discover the Maranello marque.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 08, 2019: Universo Ferrari opens its doors today. This is the first exhibition dedicated to the world of Ferrari in the brand's historic location with a series of exclusive tours being held throughout the month of September.
A long-awaited event for customers, fans and Ferrari enthusiasts alike, the exhibition will take place on the Fiorano race circuit, in a large structure where the various activities that render Ferrari so unique are represented in all their glory.
An unprecedented exhibition itinerary offers visitors a fully immersive experience, enabling them to gain a close-up of a legend and universal symbol that is amongst the strongest brands in the world.
The ......read more
Flagship Lexus showroom in DIP is in line with UAE Government’s Vision 2021 and will cater to a growing number of residents in the Dubai South area and around the Expo 2020 venue
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 04, 2019: As part of its commitment to eco-conservation and its support of the UAE Vision 2021, Al-Futtaim Lexus has announced the launch of its biggest and greenest 3S (Sales, Service and Spare parts) facility in the country.
The facility, which reflects the new international “Corporate Identity” for Lexus, was opened in Dubai Investment Park (DIP) and echoes Al-Futtaim’s strategic focus to target new and upcoming developments based around the Expo 2020 venue.
The 5,700 square metre facility will have 192 parking bays and three receiving/delivery bays that will be able to ......read more
The world’s first variable compression production-ready engine replaces Altima’s 3.5-liter V6 while providing improved performance and 4-cylinder fuel economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 04, 2019: Following the successful launch of the all-new 2019 Nissan Altima in the Middle East earlier this year, Nissan announces availability of the 2.0L VC-Turbo engine for consumers across the region.
The new VC-Turbo engine by Nissan is the world’s first production-ready variable compression (VC) ratio engine and delivers improved performance and efficiency to add on the Altima’s low and wide exterior look. The car also introduces an elevated luxury experience through its interior design coupled with two new powertrains, and advanced Nissan Intelligent Mobility ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 03, 2019: MINI promises visitors to the IAA Cars 2019 international motor show in Frankfurt am Main an electrifying display in every sense with a stand focused squarely on electric mobility. The show premiere of the British premium brand’s new MINI Cooper SE (fuel consumption combined: 0.0 l/100 km; electric power consumption combined: 16.8 – 14.8 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 0 g/km) heralds the beginning of a new era in purely electric mobility, in which drivers will be able to enjoy virtually silent urban motoring with zero local emissions in signature MINI style.
The MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 (fuel consumption combined: 2.1 – 1.9 l/100 km; electric power consumption combined: 13.9 – 13.5 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 47 – 43 ......read more
• Aston Martin Racing Vantage GTEs star in 4 Hours of Silverstone
• Martin and Lynn deliver GTE Pro podium in dramatic rain-affected race
• GTE Am Vantage GTE fights through to second on class debut
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 02, 2019: Aston Martin Racing came away from the opening round of the FIA World Endurance Championship with podium finishes in both the GTE Pro and Am classes after delivering a fiercely competitive performance on home soil this weekend.
Alex Lynn (GB) and Maxime Martin (GB) eventually finished the 4 Hours of Silverstone in a strong third position in the #97 GTE Pro car, having led the race comfortably after the first stops. Indeed, the Vantage GTE, embarking on its second season in the Pro class, proved the car to beat in the ......read more
Dubai, September 02, 2019: Following several rounds of intense competition, Trading Enterprises – Honda has announced the winners of the UAE Honda Aftersales Skills Contest.
Fausul Hameed who works at Umm Al Nar branch and Hari Sethu Menon from Bulk Sales finished on top in the Technician and Parts Supervisor Category respectively. Both associates will represent Trading Enterprises – Honda at the GCC Skills Contest scheduled in October this year.
Commenting on the event, Sanjay Taturari, General Manager – After Sales, for Trading Enterprises said, “The contest aims to provide a platform for our associates to display their creativity, knowledge and expertise.
It also plays a direct role in helping improve our customer service levels. On behalf of all of us at Trading Enterprises ......read more
Middle East, 02 September 2019: Bentley has released new dynamic images of its ground-breaking EXP 100 GT concept car, which was recently revealed at Bentley’s home in Crewe, England on the luxury car brand’s 100th birthday.
The Bentley EXP 100 GT is a physical embodiment of the future Bentley brand, reimagining Grand Touring for the future. Beyond mere mobility, the Bentley EXP 100 GT concept car will enhance the owner’s Grand Touring experience, whether driving or being driven autonomously.
Bentley EXP 100 GT is borne from pure Bentley DNA and inspired by the company’s deep understanding of the desires of its intelligent, forward-thinking customers. Beautifully styled, it embraces Artificial Intelligence as a means to reassert the car as a place for creating, experiencing and capturing ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 01, 2019: With the international premiere of the Porsche 99X Electric, Porsche has reached another milestone on the way to the works entry in the 2019/2020 season of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. The digital community was actively involved in the unveiling of the car as part of the live video game ‘Formula E Unlocked’ on twitch.tv/Porsche.
‘Formula E Unlocked’: Car premiere with digital community
Porsche regular drivers Neel Jani and André Lotterer played an active role in the car presentation with players from around the world. They were guided through the Por-sche Digital GmbH premises in Ludwigsburg by specific instructions from the gaming community, first to find the Porsche 99X Electric and then to unveil it.
“It was a unique car ......read more
• Polestar receives World Manufacturer Identifier (WMI); cements position as stand-alone vehicle OEM
• State-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Chengdu opens on schedule; begins production of Polestar 1
• Inspirational manufacturing space created by internationally renowned architecture and design company, Snøhetta, truly reflects the Polestar brand with focus on sustainability and design
Dubai, UAE, September 01, 2019: Polestar, the electric performance brand, opened its first production facility, a key milestone for the rapidly growing car company. Polestar also announces its World Manufacturing Identifier, which officiates the brand as a standalone car company.
The new Polestar Production Centre in Chengdu, China, sets a new industry benchmark in electric vehicle ......read more
New Land Rover Defender begins first overland expedition in the remote Valley of the Castles on the Kazakhstan / China border
• Global debut: New Land Rover Defender will make its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show, at 09:00 BST (08:00 GMT) on Tuesday 10 September
• First glimpse: New Defender tackles remote Valley of the Castles, Kazakhstan, on its first expedition en route to Frankfurt, Germany
• Livestream: Watch the reveal of new Defender from 08:50 BST / 07:50 GMT on Land Rover’s Twitter and Facebook pages
• Open book: Order books for the unstoppable 4x4 will open at the world debut
• Defender in action: See the new Defender begin the journey to its reveal here: https://youtu.be/RgZ_DCUgHI8
Thursday 29 August 2019, Dubai, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 27, August 2019: The BMW stand at the IAA Cars 2019 international motor show in Frankfurt am Main revolves around the theme of the future of driving pleasure. Alongside the latest new additions from a broad range of segments that the premium carmaker will be bringing out as it presses ahead with its ongoing product offensive, BMW is also exhibiting fascinating vehicle studies and trailblazing technologies that are set to have a major impact on individual mobility in tomorrow’s world. The new products on show at the IAA Cars 2019 reflect both the tremendous variety in the company’s model portfolio and its capacity for innovation in the future-focused fields of action identified as part of the NUMBER ONE > NEXT strategy and known by the acronym D+ACES (Design, Automated ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 26, August 2019: MG Motor has revealed the first details of its first-ever seven-seat SUV as the British-born automotive brand prepares to introduce the all-new MG RX8 SUV to showrooms region-wide in September this year. Prices start from $21,850* for the entry level model up to $25,700* for the top of the range trim.
A robust and spacious SUV – with the largest wheelbase in its segment - the new seven-seater introduces MG Motor to a segment it has previously never been present in. The MG RX8 is a fully equipped 4x4 with six different driving modes. Its strong truck chassis frame is capable of handling the toughest off-road terrains, and is powered by an efficient 220HP 2.0-litre turbo engine.
Its spacious modular interior features adjustable rear seats and the largest ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 26, August 2019: INFINITI and Renault F1 Team have completed the track-focused development of the unique high-performance, dual-hybrid powertrain created for the INFINITI Project Black S prototype. The development work was signed off at Salzburgring in Austria by Renault F1 Team star Nico Hülkenberg, where two prototypes were put through their paces.
INFINITI will continue to test and validate elements of the Q60 Project Black S prototype and will take a decision on the production potential for the car and its technologies by the end of 2019.
An evolving collaboration between INFINITI and Renault F1 Team, the Project Black S prototype has served as a test-bed for development of the new Formula One™ -inspired powertrain technology. The latest version of the Project Black S ......read more
• Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on an electric race car, heralding a new era of motorsport for the company
• It is the first-ever electric vehicle to be created by Hyundai Motorsport from its Alzenau-based headquarters
• The car will make its first appearance on the media day at the International Motor Show (IAA) in September.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - August 25, 2019: Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on its first ever electric race car in an exciting new project that will herald a new motorsport era for the company.
The car, which has been designed and built at Hyundai Motorsport’s headquarters in Alzenau, Germany, will break cover for the first time on September 10, the media day of the International Motor Show (IAA) in ......read more
● 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
Kia Ranks Highest among Mass Market Brands; Land Rover Ranks Highest among Luxury Brands
Dubai, United Arab of Emirates: 20 Dec. 2018 — Nearly three-fourths of new vehicle buyers in the U.A.E. either rely on consulting with friends or relatives or on online research to decide not only on the vehicle brand and model to purchase, but also the specific dealership from which to purchase, according to the J.D. Power 2018 U.A.E. Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study,SM released today.
Vehicle pricing, followed by features specifications, warranty, ......read more
Limited Edition 2019 Toyota Corolla XLi Exclusive now available in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 19, 2018: The world’s most popular sedan with over 44 million units sold worldwide, the Toyota Corolla, is now available in an exclusive variant in the UAE, loaded with new refined and sophisticated features.
Available in limited quantities, the 2019 Corolla XLi Exclusive marks the newest and most premium addition to the Corolla line-up. It comes with a refined, advanced, and sophisticated styling which sets it apart in its segment. Building on the ......read more
Nissan Energy vision connects electric cars with homes, businesses and power grids; develops new ways to reuse batteries
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: Nissan has created a vision to make electric vehicles even more useful to customers by introducing new convenient ways to utilize their batteries’ ability to store and share energy.
Under the plan, called Nissan Energy, owners of Nissan’s electric vehicles will be able to easily connect their cars with energy systems to charge their batteries, power homes and businesses or feed energy back to power ......read more
A unique car developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse in conjunction with the customer
Aerodynamics derived from experience in Lamborghini Super Trofeo and GT3 racing
Track-oriented use and exclusive racing contents
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2018: Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils the SC18, the first one-off in the history of the Sant’ Agata Bolognese motorsport division. The unique example, designed in synergy with the customer and Centro Stile Lamborghini, is road-approved but designed primarily for use on the track. The SC18 paves the way to further personalised ......read more
High level of convenience: Passive Start and Entry system (PASE) and power door control support autonomous opening and closing
Greater safety: Intelligent obstacle detection prevents collisions
Optimal protection: Intelligent door brake system supports opening and closing operations, while stopping uncontrolled slamming
Dubai, UAE, December 16, 2018: Continental, the premium German tyre and technology company, has been recognised for its intelligent door system as a CES 2019 Innovation Award honouree in the Vehicle Intelligence and Self-Driving Technology category. The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2018: V-KOOL™ Emirates, the global leader in the high-performance premium window film market for both automotive and architectural glass, announced the opening of its flagship store at AWR Business Center with a renewed Car Care concept; in the presence of an elite clientele, channel partners, Eastman Chemicals Ltd and senior management from KAPICO Group, the group holding company of AUTO1 – Car Care Division that is a master franchisee for V-KOOL™ for UAE, Oman & Kuwait.
The outlet was inaugurated jointly by Mr. ......read more
Team claims manufacturers’ title in second season since return to the WRC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2018: GAZOO Racing World Rally Team recently claimed the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers' title in style, with a rally victory for Jari-Matti Latvala in the No. 7 Toyota Yaris WRC at Kennards Hire Rally Australia. Esapekka Lappi finished fourth in the No. 9 Toyota Yaris WRC to enable GAZOO Racing to clinch the manufacturers' crown in just the second season since its return to the WRC.
GAZOO Racing World ......read more
Jaguar’s all-electric I-PACE earns five-star Euro NCAP safety rating
Five-seat performance SUV achieves high scores in all main safety categories
All three members of Jaguar’s PACE SUV family have the maximum five-star Euro NCAP rating
I-PACE is tenth consecutive vehicle produced by Jaguar Land Rover to receive five stars
Lightweight aluminium body and integrated battery pack deliver exceptional structural stiffness for maximum occupant protection
5 December 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has achieved a five-star ......read more
Latest episode covers convoy driving tips, and how to maintain a safe distance between cars
Weekly video series hosted by Ford engineers, starring the Ford Ranger pickup
Dubai, UAE, December 05, 2018: The wide-open desert is the perfect playground for off-roaders but there are a few things to bear in mind when venturing into the dunes as part of a group for the first time.
Pacing and spacing is the subject of the fourth episode of Ford’s Desert Driving Tips series – and mastering both will make your desert drive a lot more relaxed and ......read more
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars MYNM Launches Cullinan Drive-the Most Anticipated Drive Event of the Year in KSA
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2018: Arabia- the MYNM Cullinan Drive. VIP customers, invited guests, and the editors of KSA’s top motoring and lifestyle titles were invited to the exclusive event to experience Rolls-Royce’s most anticipated vehicle that combines the finest materials in the world with the ultimate ‘Magic Carpet Ride’ driving experience over every terrain.
The pinnacle of Effortless Everywhere, the MYNM Cullinan Drive, which took place from ......read more
300 participants from across the globe took part in qualifying rounds in nine countries
Nine finalists completed the ultimate challenge at UD Trucks Headquarters in Ageo, Japan
Truck driver representing the MEENA region, Dipendra Balami from Promar Marine Contracting, named for ‘Best Driving Skill’ in the Quester category
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2018: UD Trucks hosted the final of its ‘Extra Mile Challenge 2018’ last month at the UD Experience Center in its corporate headquarters in Ageo, Japan. Out of 300 truck drivers from across the globe ......read more
From the race track to the road: the new BMW M8 Coupe (fuel consumption combined: 10.8 – 10.7 l/100 km [26.2 – 26.4 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 246 – 243 g/km*) is rounding the final corner en route to series production. BMW M GmbH is putting an early prototype of its upcoming flagship through its paces at the Estoril grand-prix racing circuit in Portugal.
New BMW M8 (Fuel consumption combined: 10.8 – 10.7 l/100 km [26.2 – 26.4 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 246 – 243 g/km) in the final phase of the series production development ......read more
Festival-goers will journey through Cadillac’s unique Structure with a host of activations
The First ever Cadillac XT4 will be revealed at SOLE DXB
This is the fourth year Cadillac has collaborated with the region’s biggest cultural festival
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2018: With just over two weeks until the UAE’s biggest street-culture event, SOLE DXB, Cadillac has revealed the details of its bespoke activation at the festival that will form the backdrop of the regional unveiling of Cadillac’s first ever compact SUV, the XT4; Cadillac ......read more
Dubai, November 27, 2018: As a part of the UAE National Day Celebrations, Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched the Honda National Day Big Shopper Offer at the Big Shopper Event at Sharjah Expo.
Valid from November 28 to December 2, the National Day offers provides customers with the best opportunity to buy their dream Honda and save up to AED 11,000.
The Honda National Day Big Shopper Offer brings new discounted prices to customers allowing them to make massive savings while purchasing ......read more
Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors present the 2019 MKC, with a signature grille and styling cues that exemplify the new face of Lincoln, first introduced on the flagship Navigator SUV and Continental sedan
The MKC welcomes owners with a dynamic signature lighting embrace that gracefully flows outward from beneath the HID headlights, exterior LED lamps that illuminate elegantly and luminous welcome mats that quietly appear on the ground
DUBAI, UAE, November 27, 2018 – The new 2019 Lincoln MKC is poised to attract even more luxury SUV buyers, thanks to its ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2018: Second BMW 8 Series model from Lower Bavaria +++ Open sportscar with classic textile soft top +++ Market launch in March 2019 with two model variants Dingolfing. Four months after production of the new BMW 8 Series Coupé ramped up in Dingolfing, the BMW 8 Series family is joined by another new addition from Lower Bavaria. Earlier this week, BMW Group Plant Dingolfing began series production of the new BMW 8 Series Convertible, which will be built alongside BMW 5 Series and 7 Series variants on a single assembly line. The BMW Group has invested a ......read more
The next-generation Range Rover Evoque premiered with a high-energy dynamic display in London’s creative hub
The New Range Rover Evoque sets new standards of refinement, capability and sustainability in the compact SUV segment, created from an all-new vehicle architecture
Featuring a modernist exterior design, with a luxurious technology-rich interior with new materials crafted from eucalyptus, wool and recycled plastics
Available with a range of efficient four-cylinder diesel and petrol engines and Land Rover’s first mild-hybrid electric technology (MHEV)
Range ......read more
Cadillac’s V-Series models are engineered proof of the brand’s promise of passion without compromise
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2018: Cadillac has been at the forefront of automotive innovation throughout its 116-year history, leading the way with V-type engines. From V6 up to V16, the American premium car brand has evolved its V-type engine range since 1914, becoming the first automobile maker in the world to mass-produce V8 engines.
The first 1902 one-cylinder Cadillac car was a quality product, thanks to the insistence on precision by the brand’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 November 2018: Al-Futtaim Lexus, leader in green luxury mobility since 2010 and distributor of the largest line-up of Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV) in the UAE, walked away with the Best Premium Midsize SUV of the year Award at the fourth edition of the "ArabWheels Awards 2018”.
Lexus RX450, introduced to the UAE in 2012 and winner of the trophy, has always driven the growth in Lexus Hybrid Electric (HEV) sales, as it accounts for approximately 50% of the brand’s HEV sales in the UAE.
Commenting on the achievement, Mohammed Maktari, ......read more
The prestigious dealership becomes exclusive agent of the hypercar in GCC, which was unveiled at the Deals on Wheels Sheikh Zayed Road showroom
The hypercar will be on display at Formula 1 2018 Abu Dhabi.
The new-generation MILAN RED can speed up to 100kms per hour in just 2.5 seconds
November 22, 2018; Dubai, UAE: An exciting new addition to the UAE’s growing line of luxury vehicles, MILAN RED – one of the fastest hypercars in the world – was unveiled in UAE in a grand ceremony. The hypercar was launched by Deals on Wheels at their Sheikh Zayed ......read more
New-generation Ford Expedition built to take owners anywhere they want to go, with advanced four-wheel-drive system and Terrain Management System calibrated in the Middle East
Seven driving modes developed for the region, including Sand-mode for deep sand adventure
Two-speed transfer case and electronic locking rear differential give the Expedition superior off-road ability
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2018: For Middle East owners with an eye on the great outdoors, the all-new Expedition’s four-wheel-drive and Terrain Management System opens the region’s remote ......read more
Dubai, November 15, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched “The Great Escape” promotion across all its showrooms in the UAE, offering customers the perfect opportunity to buy a Honda vehicle before the end of the year.
The Great Escape promotion from Al-Futtaim Honda allows customers to buy their dream Honda vehicle, with a five-year instalment plan with zero percent interest. The offer is available across the entire Honda Sedan, SUV and MPV range, making it the ......read more
Luxury carmaker expands dealer network in the Middle East
Aston Martin Abu Dhabi opens in prestigious location close to Emirates Palace
15 November 2018, Abu Dhabi: Luxury British carmaker, Aston Martin Lagonda celebrated the opening of a new flagship dealership in Abu Dhabi last night in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan. At an exclusive evening reception, guests mingled with senior personnel from Aston Martin, including Dan Balmer, President, Aston Martin Lagonda Middle East, North Africa & Turkey and David King, Vice ......read more
The third winner of the Audi Innovation Award is Elias El Soueidi from Lebanon with his project ‘Ruin to Reality’
His prize is $25,000 worth of consultancy together with a trophy and a trip to the Audi Headquarters in Ingolstadt to meet the team in Audi Design.
Second and third places were awarded to Dubai based designers Abdhul Hazeeb with ‘Connect to Thrive’ and Andrea Sensoli with ‘CyRCLE’.
Dubai, November 14, 2018 – At Dubai Design Week, Audi Middle East announced the third winner of the Audi Innovation ......read more
Jaguar creates two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars to continue its celebration of 70 years of Jaguar sports cars
With design cues from F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition, the 300PS 2.0-litre rally cars feature bespoke FIA-spec modifications
One-off rally cars pay homage to the Jaguar XK 120, introduced in 1948, which itself achieved competition success in the RAC, Tulip and Alpine rallies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2018: Jaguar has developed two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars, with design cues from the F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited ......read more
Third Winner of the Audi Innovation Award to be announced on 13th November at 3pm at Design Week in the Audi Innovation Hub
The Audi Innovation Hub is a space designed by Riyad Joucka, founder – MEAN* (Middle East Architecture Network) and will be the base for Audi Innovation Talks during Dubai Design Week
Konrad Troeger, Senior Lighting Designer from Audi AG attending Design Week and to give Innovation Talk
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018: The Audi Innovation Award is now in its third year and has consistently grown in status and popularity since its inception in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 08, 2018: BMW is forging ahead with its model offensive in the luxury segment with the presentation of an open-top sports car which explores the highest reaches of dynamic flair, emotionality and exclusivity. The new BMW 8 Series Convertible blends ultra-sporty driving properties with distinctive design elegance and offers an extremely exclusive passport to hallmark BMW driving pleasure and a full-blooded open-top driving experience.
Premiere for the second model in the new BMW 8 Series luxury-class line-up: New BMW 8 Series Convertible combines dynamic ......read more
Arc has pioneered Vector, the most efficient, safest and most fulfilling electric motorcycle experience yet
Vector has been revealed in Milan on 6 November
Vector comes with ground breaking haptic ride-wear and connected HUD helmet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 07, 2018 – InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund, announces its investment in Arc, which unveils ‘Vector’ – the world’s first fully-electric motorcycle with Human Machine Interface (HMI). Arc Vector is the most advanced electric motorcycle ever ......read more
Al-Futtaim Automotive showcases a diversified fleet of passenger and commercial green vehicles echoing the UAE’s commitment to a sustainable future
Toyota to sell 5 million electrified vehicles including more than 1 million zero-emission vehicles (BEVs, FCEVs) by 2030
Toyota will invest 14 billion dollars to support the new plans
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Nov 7th 2018: Displaying a variety of green technologies through a sample fleet of over nine electrified vehicles including models from Toyota, Lexus, Hino trucks and Toyota Material Handling, Al-Futtaim ......read more
New model features bold new dynamic look with premium exterior styling upgrade
Smart interior includes dual-tone leather trim and latest cutting-edge technology
Fastback family sedan’s 1.5 L turbo engine offers 169hp and 0-100 kph in seven seconds
MG6 is the most spacious C Segment car on the market
Dubai, UAE, November 07, 2018: The all-new MG6 sedan has officially arrived in the Middle East. Now in its third generation, the new 2019 MG6 model has been upgraded with an array of premium and sporty features whilst delivering performance, efficiency and ......read more
Land Rover works with the Red Cross to help people in remote areas susceptible to disaster
World Disaster Report states 134 million people will need humanitarian assistance in 2018
Mexican Red Cross project alone aims to support 55,000 people in vulnerable communities
Together Land Rover and the Red Cross have helped over one million people globally since 2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 November 2018 – Natural disasters can strike at any time, so Land Rover and the Red Cross are helping people in remote areas to prepare for the ......read more
Festival-goers will be the first in the region to set sight on Cadillac’s first-ever compact SUV model
This is the fourth year the brand has collaborated with the region’s biggest cultural festival
Dubai, UAE, November 06, 2018: Cadillac has announced that the region’s biggest cultural festival, SOLE DXB, will set the stage for the unveiling of the brand’s very first compact SUV, the all-new XT4. Kicking off Cadillac’s product offensive through to 2020, the new model is aimed at the type of young, upwardly mobile consumers that the ......read more
For a limited time only, customers can celebrate the New Year early with remarkable value on select Toyota SUV models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 06, 2018: Al-Futtaim Toyota is ringing in the New Year festivities early with the launch of its “Celebrate 2019 Now” campaign, inviting customers to celebrate the New Year by treating themselves to special deals on a select range of SUV models, coupled with complementary four-year or 80,000 km service contracts.
Customers looking for the ultimate in off-road ability and urban presence can choose ......read more
Al- Futtaim Toyota introduces the new GX grade
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 04, 2018: Following the launch of the 2019 seven-seater Rush EX SUV earlier this year, Al-Futtaim Toyota, introduces the GX grade offering customers even greater value for money with a longer list of standard equipment.
Powered by an economical 1.5L four-cylinder engine making 103 horsepower, 13.8 Kg-M of torque and comfortable seating for seven, the Toyota Rush is the perfect family vehicle.
On the exterior the Rush GX includes a new smoke finish radiator grille, front fog ......read more
Selfridges Edition Land Rover Defender takes centre stage as London store unveils its new menswear space
Unique Defender 110 Works V8 Soft Top, complete with branded hood in trademark Selfridges yellow, will be on permanent display in the store
Shoppers will be able to sit in the one-off model and get a real feel for the iconic British vehicle
Finished 4x4 took five Land Rover Classic workers just over four days to rebuild on the shop floor after entering the building as a rolling chassis
New Designer Street Room at the Oxford Street store is now open and home to the Selfridges ......read more
Scania has launched its new truck generation in the UAE in full range – long-haulage, urban, and construction (XT) applications
Scania’s new truck generation focuses on customer profitability, by providing customised transportation solutions for an even better total operating economy
Dubai, UAE, November 01, 2018: Scania, the world’s leading provider of transport solutions, has announced the launch of its¬¬ new and complete truck range in the UAE. Scania’s new truck generation is extending its offering, and can now, with its unique modular ......read more
F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition Coupé and Convertible revealed, celebrating 70 years of Jaguar sports cars since the XK 120’s introduction
Features include Chequered Flag badging, and unique branding on the headrests, tread plates and dark brushed aluminium centre console finisher
Windsor Leather interior with embossed Performance Seats, Ebony Suedecloth headlining and steering wheel with red top centre marker
Touch Pro infotainment system now with Apple CarPlay
Available in Caldera Red, Fuji White or Carpathian Grey matched with Black Contrast Roof* and ......read more
Strong and efficient turbo engine features an industry-first tri-power system
The engine will debut in the Middle East later this year on the all-new Cadillac XT4
Dubai, UAE, October 24, 2018: Cadillac has developed a new 2.0-liter, four-cylinder turbo engine as part of an all-new global architecture of versatile, high-efficiency engines representing the next generation of advanced powertrain engineering. Debuted earlier this year on the brand’s new compact SUV – the XT4, the lightweight engine, engineered with industry-leading valvetrain technology, delivers ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 24, 2018: Maserati announces an extended customer care service for its customers in the Middle East and Africa offering a seven-year maintenance and warranty package ensuring owners have peace of mind that their vehicle is kept in perfect working condition.
The 7-year Service Package is Maserati’s exclusive service that ensures that its cars are maintained at the highest level of efficiency and performance for years to come. The 7-year Service Package is linked to each individual vehicle and can be extended to any eventual subsequent owner ......read more
By Sherif Marakby, CEO, Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC
Ford is expanding its autonomous vehicle testing to Washington, D.C.
Ford and Washington, D.C. officials are committed to exploring how self-driving vehicles can be deployed in an equitable way across the various neighborhoods that make up Washington, D.C., and in a way that promotes job creation
Ford is also collaborating with the D.C. Infrastructure Academy in Ward 8, a workforce training centre, to prepare residents for jobs as vehicle operators and auto technicians
DUBAI, UAE, October 23, 2018 – Just like guiding a ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; October 23, 2018: Masdar City, Abu Dhabi’s flagship sustainable urban development, has embarked on the next phase of its sustainable mobility network with today’s formal unveiling of its first NAVYA autonomous vehicle.
Capable of transporting up to 12 people, the ‘Autonom® Shuttle’ was inaugurated in the presence of dignitaries representing the Department of Transport, Abu Dhabi Police, and the French Embassy.
Also attending were Khaled Al Qubaisi, Chief Executive Officer for Aerospace, Renewables & ICT at ......read more
France wins gold in the Jaguar Land Rover Driving Challenge, with hosts Australia claiming silver and United Kingdom bronze
First medals of the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 awarded by TRH Duke and Duchess of Sussex on Cockatoo Island, Sydney, ahead of tonight’s Invictus Games opening ceremony
Jaguar Land Rover is the Presenting Partner of the Invictus Games Sydney 2018, the international sporting event for wounded, injured and ill veteran and active service personnel
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 October 2018 – The Invictus Games Sydney 2018 presented by ......read more
Nissan Patrol Falcon, Gazelle and Gazelle X added to iconic Safari line-up
Dubai, UAE: 21 October 2018 – Nissan has expanded the iconic Patrol Safari range with the introduction of three exciting new editions. Exclusively developed for and available to customers in the Middle East, these cars are inspired by and named after two of the most iconic animals to inhabit the desert sands and skies of the region, the majestic soaring Falcon and fleet-footed Gazelle.
The Patrol Safari range has a long-standing heritage in the Middle East. With its rugged exterior good-looks, ......read more
October 21, 2018: Aston Martin Lagonda’s sixth region – Middle East, North Africa & Turkey (MENAT) – has been fully integrated into international operations with its UAE-based representative office now up and running. Previously President of Aston Martin UK & South Africa, Dan Balmer has taken the role of President, MENAT, and will head the team from the luxury British marque’s new regional office in Abu Dhabi.
Tasked with aligning the region with Aston Martin’s global strategy and driving forward President & Group CEO Dr Andy ......read more
The BMW X7 is the first car to fuse the presence, exclusivity and spaciousness of a luxury model with the agile and versatile driving properties expected of a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV).
A new dimension in luxury: The first BMW X7 combines the presence, exclusivity and spaciousness of a luxury car with the versatile, agile driving properties of a Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV). Production will take place at BMW Plant Spartanburg (USA). Market launch will be March 2019.
The largest BMW X model is 5,151 millimetres in length, 2,000 millimetres wide and 1,805 millimetres ......read more
Graphene is a material used in coating, cell phones and even some sporting goods – and soon, will be used under the hood in Ford vehicles, a first in automotive
Ford, along with Eagle Industries and XG Sciences, has found a way to use a very small amount of graphene while achieving major property improvements – more lightweight, better heat conductivity and noise reduction – a breakthrough application
In vehicles, graphene – which is lightweight and incredibly strong – will act like a pair of super-powered, noise cancelling headphones, reducing sound ......read more
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 ......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 ......read more
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 ......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 ......read more