Over 2,000 Bentayga models sold in the Middle East since launch
Bentayga reclaims ‘world’s fastest SUV’ title with new Bentayga Speed
Three variants – W12, V8 and Speed – complete Bentayga range
(Middle East, 22 September 2019) Bentley Motors reveals the success of the world’s most luxurious and powerful SUV as sales in the Middle East exceed 2,000 units since its arrival in the region in 2016.
Now available in three variants – Bentayga W12, Bentayga V8 and Bentayga Speed – Bentley’s luxurious sector-defining Bentayga range offers a truly unforgettable Bentley driving experience and showcases innovative technology and features.
Designed, engineered and handcrafted in Crewe, the Bentayga’s styling is pure Bentley. Sculptural with an ......read more
The legend is back to turn heads and set enthusiasts’ hearts racing in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 21, 2019: After a 17-year wait, Al-Futtaim Toyota has launched the new 2020 Toyota GR Supra in the UAE, much to the delight of fans and loyalists across the country.
Toyota’s engineers and designers had to develop an inevitable sequel to the legend, an automotive legacy that started way back in 1978. The team had to follow the best performance of four decades – quite the act to follow. With the all-new fifth-generation model, the legendary name has returned ready to set the roads ablaze with a comeback only fitting of the Toyota Supra story.
Evoking power, beauty and the thrill of driving and heart-pounding performance, the GR Supra embodies world-class sports car ......read more
• All-new MG5 compact sedan makes its debut at Al Yousuf Motors showroom on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road
• All-new MG5 is the first of three new models to be launched before the end of 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2019: As Al Yousuf Motors continues to celebrate its first anniversary as the exclusive UAE distributor for MG Motor, the automotive retailer hosted the UAE-debut of all-new MG5 at its Dubai showroom on Tuesday September 17th.
The new MG5 is now available across the Middle East, with prices ranging from $9,900* for the entry level model to $10,800* for the mid-range and $12,600* for the top-of-the-range trim.
True to its tagline ‘too good to be true’, the MG5 is a ‘no compromise’ alternative to the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sept 18, 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has announced a new partnership with one of the world’s leading K-12 education providers, GEMS Education.
Arabian Automobiles Renault has joined hands with the GEMS Rewards Programme, where Renault will offer special discounted rates and benefits to GEMS Rewards members, made up of parents and GEMS Education staff, on its considerable lineup of cars, sedans and SUVs.
Michel Ayat, CEO of Arabian Automobiles, said: “This unique partnership enables us to highlight the importance of road safety among students, their families and staff members at GEMS Education, which has one of the largest network of schools and enables ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2019: This weekend, Maserati’s spirits were high, as they showcased the past and present of V8 engine Maserati cars at the glamorous Goodwood Revival. Held at the famous racing circuit in West Sussex, the event captures the automotive world as it was from 1948 to 1966 with both competitors and spectators in period dress.
As an Automotive Partner of Goodwood Revival, Maserati once again took part in the Earl’s Court Motor Show with a display highlighting the history of the V8 Maserati cars and inspired by the marque’s classic 1960s motor show stands.
Taking pride of place on the stand was the brand new V8 Maserati Levante GTS, finished in Bianco Alpi with a nero interior. The Levante GTS perfectly embodies the Italian marque’s legendary ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2019: Trading Enterprises – Volvo, the exclusive distributor of Volvo vehicles in the UAE, has announced exciting offers on its popular XC90 and S90 models. The offers are valid across all Trading Enterprises – Volvo showrooms in the UAE.
As part of the campaign, customers can drive away in 2019 XC90 or S90 with offers worth up to AED 20,000 that includes free insurance for the first year, 3 years or 60,000 kilometers service contract, 5 years or 105,000 kilometers warranty and 3 years 24-hour roadside assistance. Customers can also trade-in their old cars for a brand-new Volvo.
The Volvo XC90 offers customers a visually striking premium quality seven-seat SUV with world-leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 16, 2019: At last night’s Fashion For Relief charity event held during London Fashion Week, Maserati added additional style to the evening by chauffeuring VIPs and celebrities – including Luke Evans and Naomie Harris – as they made their way to the red carpet at the iconic British Museum in London.
Fashion For Relief was founded by international supermodel Naomi Campbell in 2005, hosting its first charity fashion show to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Since its inception, Fashion For Relief has presented fashion initiatives and projects in New York, London, Cannes, Moscow, Mumbai and Dar es Salaam, raising millions for good causes around the world.
Fashion For Relief returned to London for the fourth time since its ......read more
- New B-segment sedan to enter the UAE with efficient 1.4-liter gasoline MPI engine and an automatic transmissions
- Modern design with big personality and compact dimensions
- Ideal for young families, with spacious, ergonomic cabin and 475-liter trunk
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 15, 2019: Spacious, economical and highly practical, the new Kia Pegas compact sedan goes on-sale this month in the UAE. Entirely new to the region, the Kia Pegas is a smart option for young families in urban areas. It features a big personality, compact dimensions, and generous storage and cabin space.
The Kia Pegas boasts a stylish exterior design and a spacious interior, as well as an array of convenience features and technologies to please B-segment sedan customers. Built by Kia, the car was ......read more
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
The mid-rear-engined two-seater berlinetta that pays homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history
United Arab Emirates, 5 March 2019: The F8 Tributo is the new mid-rear-engined sports car that represents the highest expression of the Prancing Horse’s classic two-seater berlinetta.
It is a car with unique characteristics and, as its name implies, is an homage to the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history.
The F8 Tributo sets the market benchmark for performance, driving pleasure and ease of handling. It makes the exhilarating performance of the ......read more
Project 003 becomes AM-RB 003, with the confirmation of Red Bull Advanced Technologies’ involvement
RBAT already integrated in the development of AM-RB 003
AM-RB 003 follows Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro as third mid-engined Aston Martin
Concept car makes debut at 2019 Geneva Motor Show
RBAT to focus on optimisation of AM-RB 003’s chassis and aerodynamics
AM-RB 003 to feature new Aston Martin hybrid turbo V6 engine
Aston Martin’s Matt Becker and Chris Goodwin leading AM-RB 003’s dynamic ......read more
March 05, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will return to the Geneva Motor Show and debut its full current product portfolio for the first time on an international stage. Representing the near-infinite Bespoke possibilities at the heart of its record-breaking success in 2018, the marque will present one of an extraordinary collection of 25 Phantoms alongside the first publicly-revealed Bespoke Cullinan commission. In addition, two powerful visions of Black Badge and a highly Bespoke Dawn will be revealed, each informed by the taste patterns of a younger, more assertive breed of ......read more
Jaguar I-PACE wins European Car of the Year 2019 award
60 expert journalists chose Jaguar’s all-electric performance SUV above six other finalists
European sales to date represent 75 per cent of total global I-PACE volume*
Jaguar public charging service provides easy access to more than 85,000 charging points throughout Europe
I-PACE has won 55 awards globally since launch a year ago
4 March 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been voted ‘Car of the Year’ at the European Car of the Year ......read more
Centenary stand celebrates Bentley’s remarkable first 100 years
Global debut of special Limited Edition inspired by iconic racing model
European Show Debut of Mulsanne W.O. Edition by Mulliner
Global debut of new Bentayga Speed – world’s fastest production SUV
Public debut of stylish new Continental GT Convertible
Live press conference 08:20 CET, Hall 1 Stand 1261
(Dubai,UAE - 3 March 2018) Bentley celebrates its Centenary at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show with a range of new models, including a highly evocative new ......read more
50 examples of special edition DBS Superleggera produced to celebrate Aston Martin’s partnership with TAG Heuer
Special edition TAG Heuer Carrera created to provide collectors timepiece to each owner
Each of the 50 cars inspected personally by Aston Martin Lagonda President and Group CEO, Andy Palmer, before leaving the factory
28 February 2019, Dubai, UAE: In celebration of its partnership with Swiss luxury watch company TAG Heuer, Aston Martin has launched the striking Aston Martin DBS Superleggera TAG Heuer Edition. Just 50 of these stunning sports cars, ......read more
Global brands make inroads in Saudi’s $7.6 billion spare parts and auto services market
February 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Saudi’s foremost auto aftermarket trade fair opened today (26 February) in Jeddah, with more than 80 exhibitors from 15 countries tapping into the Kingdom’s auto services and spare parts market that’s estimated to grow six percent annually over the next five years. Mr. Mazen Batterjee, the Vice President of the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry opened the show.
Running until tomorrow (27th February) at the Jeddah Hilton Hotel, ......read more
Citi Taxi Sharjah leads sustainability efforts with 450 Toyota Hybrid Electric Vehicles in its fleet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 27, 2019: In line with the UAE Vision 2021 goals for a smart, sustainable society, Al-Futtaim Toyota and Citi Taxi in Sharjah are investing into a better future with Toyota Hybrid-Electric Vehicles (HEV) to help ease the burden on the environment.
Citi Taxi has bolstered its ranks with 450 Toyota Camry Hybrid Electric Vehicles currently on its fleet, directly contributing to reducing pollution on Sharjah’s streets. This amounts to ......read more
Enhanced exterior provides a more assertive appearance with new front and rear bumpers, advanced all-LED headlights and tail-lights with distinctive LED signatures
All-new luxurious interior features beautiful details and premium materials
New Touch Pro Duo infotainment system and 12.3-inch interactive driver display shared with all-electric I-PACE are customisable, intuitive and responsive
Smart Settings technology uses artificial intelligence to learn the preferences of individual drivers and adjusts seat, mirror, audio and climate settings ......read more
Honda Bike owners enjoy a fun day out with a ride to Al Hudayriat Island in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, February 26, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, recently hosted its first bike ride event for 2019 - ‘Born To Ride’ which saw the Honda biking community turn up in full force.
The bikers began the 150km ride from the Honda showroom on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai. Their first stop was the Al-Futtaim Honda Umm Al Nar showroom in Abu Dhabi where they were joined by riders from the Capital. After ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 25, 2019: At the 10th annual Dubai Municipality’s ‘Car Free Day’, Al-Futtaim Automotive displayed several of its current and future green technologies, including the Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) sustainable power terrains. Through a fleet of Toyota Camry HEV, the Mirai FCEV and the Lexus ES Hybrid Platinum giving visitors the chance to witness the potential of sustainable mobility first-hand.
Thousands of Dubai residents joined the initiative including dignitaries, heads of government departments and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 25, 2019: UAE Team Emirates’ young Slovenian talent Tadej Pogacar shone as brightly as the Portuguese sunshine yesterday, closing out the five day Tour of the Algarve by winning the General Classification (GC) in the team’s first stage race win of the season.
Still wearing the yellow leader’s jersey that he earned on stage two, Pogacar battled hard fighting off the continued attacks of his GC rivals over a 173.5km course that ended with a 3km climb into Malhao. The 20-year-old rising star finished sixth in the final stage, just ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 February 2019: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi witnessed approximately one hundred Ferrari owners drive their luxury vehicles through the park on Saturday, February 23.
Ferrari owners and collectors from all over the world came together under the iconic red roof of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi as part of the UAE’s first Ferrari Cavalcade. Park guests admired the stunning designs of the world’s most desired sports cars which inspire the record-breaking rides and attractions of the Middle East’s leading theme park. The parade’s appearance at Ferrari World Abu ......read more
Sales campaign saw a lucky customer enjoy double the joy with a second Sierra as a prize
February 24, 2019 - Abu Dhabi. GMC Bin Hamoodah Auto – the official dealer of the premium American auto brand in the emirate of Abu Dhabi has achieved record sales of the Sierra model with the premium lightweight pickup truck representing half of the total sales in the final quarter of 2018.
The success of GMC Sierra was bolstered by a nationwide prize draw that gave customers a chance to win a second Sierra when purchasing a Sierra during the sales ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 21, 2019: BMW M GmbH is expanding its high-performance model line-up to include models in the mid-size Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segments for the first time.
The BMW X3 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 l/100 km [26.9 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 239 g/km*) and BMW X4 M (fuel consumption combined: 10.5 l/100 km [26.9 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 239 g/km*) set the benchmark for dynamic excellence, agility and precision in their respective classes.
Also new is the launch alongside the ......read more
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship season, in second place, to take his second podium of the season after his win in Ad Diriyah (KSA)
February 17th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
António Félix da Costa (POR) finished a turbulent Mexico City E-Prix (MEX), the fourth race of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship season, in second place, to take his second podium of the season after his win in Ad Diriyah (KSA). In the dramatic final stage of the race, the BMW works driver ......read more
DHL is announced as Global Logistics Partner of the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race series ahead of the Mexico City race
The Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY is the world’s first all-electric production-based series and supports the ABB FIA Formula E Championship
Nine races remaining until Jaguar crowns winner of inaugural series
DHL has been Jaguar Land Rover’s lead logistics partner for 23 years
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2019– Jaguar Racing announced a partnership with the world’s leading logistics company, DHL, to act as Global ......read more
New Bentayga Speed is world’s fastest production SUV
Top speed of 190 mph (306 km/h); 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 3.9 secs
6.0-litre W12 develops 635 PS (626 bhp), 900 Nm (664 lb.ft) of torque
Bespoke revisions to Sport mode provide more dynamic drive
Purposeful styling matches performance credentials
Unique cabin features first use of Alcantara trim in Bentayga
Enhanced equipment available, including carbon ceramic brakes
Latest Bentayga builds on Speed tradition dating back to 2007
Global debut at Geneva Motor Show; on sale later this year
(Dubai UAE, 17 ......read more
Lincoln sales were up six per cent across the GCC in 2018; Navigator sales triple, with 30 per cent of customers opting for top of the range Presidential Line
Impressive growth has been led by the luxury marque’s utilities, with new models in the pipeline for the Middle East
DUBAI, U.A.E., February 14, 2019 – Lincoln continued its ascent up the market share ladder in 2018, with regional sales of its luxury vehicles climbing across the GCC.
Buoyed by exceptional demand for the all-new Lincoln Navigator – which saw sales triple over the previous ......read more
New six-cylinder Ingenium petrol engine to debut on Range Rover Sport
Mild hybrid electric engine system reduces emissions
New engine technology optimises performance and fuel economy
Designed in-house using the company’s flexible engine architecture
Manufactured at Jaguar Land Rover’s UK Engine Manufacturing Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; February 14th: Jaguar Land Rover is expanding its Ingenium engine family with a new six-cylinder petrol engine designed and engineered in-house, and manufactured at its £1 billion Engine ......read more
Dubai UAE, 12 February 2019 – Today, at its offices in Via Ciro Menotti, Modena, Harald J. Wester, CEO of Maserati S.p.A., met with Palma Costi, Emilia-Romagna Regional Government Councillor for Productive Activities, and the Mayor of Modena, Gian Carlo Muzzarelli. Meetings were also held with union representatives during the afternoon.
The meetings re-affirmed the strategic mission of the plant, as already highlighted in FCA’s Industrial Plan presented in 2018 and currently under revision. It will be dedicated to the manufacturing of special high performance, high ......read more
February 12th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
BMW presents a special edition model of the new luxury sports car limited worldwide to 400 units – exclusive exterior and interior trim with specific design features by BMW Individual.
The new BMW 8 Series Coupe is able in a unique way to inspire with its dynamic driving characteristics, whilst at the same time fascinating with luxurious equipment features and a sporty, elegant design. Moreover, maximum exclusiveness is also guaranteed with regard to the individual configuration of the new luxury sports car.
The BMW ......read more
The Premiere took place at the headlining event of the winter sports calendar, where pirelli and audi are main sponsors
February 7, 2019 United Arab Emirates: The new Pirelli Ice Zero 2 studded tyres made their debut in an exclusive preview on the roads of the World Skiing Championships at Are in Sweden, where Pirelli is the main sponsor. Pirelli in fact equips the Audi e-tron cars used by the event organisers and for the ice-driving experiences with Ice Zero FR and Ice Zero 2 rubber. The Ice Zero 2 tyres, designed to meet the mobility needs of top of the range cars on Nordic and ......read more
Aston Martin Lagonda stand hosts global debut for new Lagonda All-Terrain Concept
First glimpse of the luxury brand’s first production model driven by zero emission powertrain technologies
Core sportscar range represented by Vantage, DB11 AMR and DBS Superleggera
Vantage and DBS Superleggera showcase bespoke personalization skills of Q by Aston Martin
Visit Aston Martin Lagonda’s stand - Hall 2, stand #2229
7 February 2019, Dubai, UAE: Aston Martin is poised to take the 89th Geneva International Motor Show by storm with the global debut of the Lagonda All-Terrain ......read more
The Cadillac XT4 is the brand’s first compact SUV to debut in the fastest-growing luxury segment
All XT4 models feature an all-new Cadillac 2.0L Turbo engine
Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience
The Cadillac XT4 marks the brand’s SUV model range expansion and new product offensive
February 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE– Cadillac has announced the Middle East arrival of the all-new XT4, the brand’s first-ever compact SUV. Featuring Cadillac’s new 2.0L Turbo engine and advanced technology, the XT4 delivers ......read more
All 2018 targets met or exceeded
Total shipments of 9,251 units, up +10.2%
Net revenues of Euro 3,420 million, up +0.1% or +3.2% at constant currency
Dubai UAE, February 06, 2019 – Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) (“Ferrari” or the “Company”) announced its consolidated preliminary results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2018.
Shipments totalled 9,251 units in 2018, up 853 units or +10.2% vs. prior year. This achievement was driven by a 19.6% increase in sales of our 12 cylinder ......read more
Velar: The world’s most beautiful mid-size SUV is taken to the next level with the exclusive SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition
Refined for every occasion: Building on Velar’s elegant simplicity with heightened levels of luxury and comfort that provide a rewarding experience on every journey
Exceptional Performance: Supercharged 5.0-litre V8 petrol engine seamlessly delivers 550PS with signature Range Rover composure
Exterior Details: Purposeful appearance to signify the performance halo of the Velar range, with optimised aerodynamics and cooling ......read more
Until Feb. 15, gain from the unprecedented value offer on Kia Mohave, Sorento, Sportage, Soul and Cadenza cars
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 February 2019: Al Majid Motors Company, the automotive division of the Juma Al Majid Holding Group and an exclusive distributor for Kia Motors in the UAE, is offering an unprecedented bonanza for Kia customers, with a straight-off AED10,000 discount on the price of 2019 model Kia vehicles for only a limited period.
Until Feb. 15, Kia customers can get the never-before-deal of an AED10,000 discount on 2019 models of Mohave, ......read more
Al-Futtaim Toyota offers free insurance and cashback worth up to AED 10,000 on a wide range of 2019 Toyota models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 05, 2019: For the month of February, Al-Futtaim Toyota is offering customers purchasing a new Toyota free insurance and cashback worth up to AED 10,000 with the Toyota Rewards Card, the regions 1st automotive rewards card launched in January 2019.
The Toyota Rewards Card gives customers the flexibility of shopping for services or goods across Toyota Service Centres, a diverse portfolio of Al-Futtaim brands and other retail ......read more
VIP event marks start of year of activity to celebrate Bentley’s Centenary
Historic EXP 2 accompanied by all-new Continental GT Convertible at Retromobile in Porte de Versailles
Global programme of classic and heritage events to run across 2019
Dubai, UAE, February 05, 2019: As Bentley enters its Centenary year, the oldest remaining and first racing model – EXP 2 – will be displayed at Retromobile, Paris.
The first of many unique events in 2019 that will see Bentley celebrate this landmark year, Retromobile kick-starts the world car show season ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 February 2019: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, rewarded Pruthvi C.R. Devarinti, with an instant cash prize of AED50,000, when he purchased a new Renault Duster, as part of the Renault Dubai Shopping Festival promotion.
Arabian Automobiles is offering instant cash rewards to all Renault customers as part of the campaign with the grand prize being AED50,000, presented every week to one customer. Others stand to win cash prizes ......read more
Smooth ride comfort and unshakable stability with enhanced sportiness for business and leisure
Generous, elegant interior, touch operating concept and high-tech navigation
Dynamic quattro drive for agile handling and best traction
Dubai, February 03, 2018 – Following the new Audi A8 and the new Audi A7, Audi Dubai now introduces the next generation of the Audi A6 to its showrooms across Dubai and the Northern Emirates.
With the new A6, Audi presents the eighth generation of its successful luxury sedan. The high-tech yet elegant model ......read more
New exterior and interior color options now available on the brand’s 2019 crossover
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Cadillac Middle East has announced the regional arrival of the 2019 Cadillac XT5, the brand’s global best-selling mid-size luxury SUV.
Tailored for comfort and designed for all occasions, the 2019 Cadillac XT5 offers versatility with Cadillac style and refinement. Featuring a suite of class-leading available safety features and all-weather, road-handling confidence, the XT5 offers outstanding technology and innovation for an ......read more
Dubai, February 02, 2019: Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched its early bird deals across showrooms in the UAE giving customers the perfect opportunity to own their dream Honda cars.
Customers can drive away in the sleek and charismatic Honda Civic starting from AED 69,900 or Honda’s best-selling midsize sedan – the Honda Accord starting from just AED 89,900.
In addition, Al-Futtaim Honda is also offering zero percent interest up to 5 years on select models, 5 years unlimited mileage ......read more
The System to enable smoother EV charging experience with autonomous feature
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2019: Kia Motors Corporation unveiled a video featuring the concept of electric vehicle wireless charging system with the Automated Valet Parking System (AVPS).
The system will offer a convenience to drivers who are faced with an overcrowding of both parking and charging locations as electric vehicle numbers grow steadily. It relocates fully charged vehicles from charging stations and allow other awaiting electric vehicles to ......read more
Collaboration between Nissan and Italdesign reimagines Nissan’s GT-R as a custom-bodied, ultra-limited edition supercar
UAE is the latest destination in the GT-R50’s global tour
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 28, January 2019: The Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign –the ultimate expression of the GT-R - made its Middle East debut today at Dubai Autodrome, as part of a global tour.
The showcase of the GT-R50 prototype in the region followed its world debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. The sports car is on a global tour that has encompassed ......read more
Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital arm invests in mobility and roadside assistance provider Urgent.ly
New model for roadside assistance with ability to connect to autonomous, electric and connected vehicles
InMotion Ventures co-invests in the Series B round with a number of other premium global automotive brands
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 27 January, 2019 – InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund, today announces its investment in Urgent.ly, the connected roadside assistance service supported by a cutting edge ......read more
Intelligent system projects images onto the road ahead to inform pedestrians of direction of travel
Projections show when the vehicle is preparing to stop, pull away or turn
The technology helps understand how self-driving vehicles can gain pedestrian trust by communicating their intentions
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Jaguar Land Rover has developed a system that projects the direction of travel onto the road ahead of self-driving vehicles, to tell other road users what it is going to do next.
The intelligent technology beams a series of projections onto ......read more
Audi e-tron fleet powered by green electricity
Research project on reuse of electric cars’ batteries
Audi CEO Bram Schot: “Focus on sustainable mobility solutions”
Dubai, January 24, 2019 - Sustainable mobility for the World Economic Forum in Davos: As the exclusive shuttle partner, Audi is providing a fleet of 50 Audi e-tron cars for the annual meeting in 2019. The all-electric cars are fully powered by green electricity. And with mobile charging containers, the company is demonstrating a potential application of used batteries from ......read more
Nissan recharges CES visitors with macchiato brewed using LEAF power
January 20, 2019: Nissan gave CES trade show attendees a taste of Nissan Energy. Nissan Energy is part of Nissan Intelligent Integration, the company’s vision of a connected world where new developments in battery technology and power generation enable homes and vehicles to better harness and power each other.
At the CES Nissan display, visitors relaxed and sipped on a freshly-brewed macchiato topped with their self-portrait crafted from foam while watching Nissan Energy in action. The barista station ran ......read more
Abu Dhabi, January 17, 2019 - Al Masaood Group in partnership with Nissan has been confirmed as the official automotive sponsor of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA. The 14th edition of the award-winning European Tour golf tournament will run till 19th January 2019 at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, bringing together a stunning line-up of the world’s best golfers in what promises to be four days of high intensity competition.
First staged in 2006, the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA has evolved into becoming one of the most competitive and anticipated events on ......read more
Highly anticipated Royal Enfield Twin motorcycles launched in Dubai - The Interceptor INT 650 to be available starting at AED 19,999 and the Continental GT 650 to be available starting at AED 20,399
Bookings to open on January 15, 2019 and motorcycles to be on display at dealership in Dubai starting February 2019
January 16, 2019, Dubai: Following an enthusiastic reception from the world's press at the recent global launch of all-new Continental GT 650 Twin and Interceptor INT 650 Twin mid-sized motorcycles, its recent European launch at EICMA 2018 and ......read more
Audi e-tron takes backseat passengers on adventure through outer space
Technology combines VR content with vehicle movements in real time
Debuts “Marvel’s Avengers: Rocket’s Rescue Run” futuristic prototype created with Disney Games and Interactive Experiences for CES showcase
Start-up company, holoride, to establish new entertainment category via open platform
Dubai, 15 January 2019 - Audi redefined in-car entertainment at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. In the future, backseat passengers will be able to ......read more
All-new three-row crossover makes every seat the best seat in the house and offers comprehensive standard and available safety technologies
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2019: Cadillac expands its popular crossover and SUV lineup with today’s global debut of the 2020 XT6.
Created to make the most of passengers’ time on the road, this all-new three-row crossover centers on a luxurious, adaptable and connected cabin, complemented with responsive handling and a comprehensive suite of standard and available safety technologies.
“The ......read more
Annual sales of 4,107 are the highest in the marque’s 115-year history
Year-on-year sales growth in all regions; the Americas remains largest market
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars continues to generate a meaningful financial contribution to its shareholder, the BMW Group
Buoyant demand for all model families, with Phantom a major growth driver
Record levels of Bespoke commissions establishes Rolls-Royce as a true Luxury House
Cullinan garners stellar headlines worldwide following a highly successful launch. First few Cullinans delivered to customers in time for ......read more
A PERFECT BALANCE OF POWER, CONTROL AND PRECISION
OFFERED IN ATS, LUXURY, PREMIUM LUXURY AND PREMIUM PERFORMANCE MODELS
PREMIUM LUXURY AND PREMIUM PERFORMANCE MODELS OFFERED WITH A 3.6L V6 ENGINE (335 HP / 250 KW)
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2019: Cadillac has announced the arrival of the 2019 ATS Coupe in the Middle East. The ATS is one of the segment’s most exhilarating and agile luxury cars. The ATS boasts the latest Cadillac user experience system to make it one of the most connected cars in its class. The system is redefined through innovative features ......read more
Vehicle Inspection Services at ADNOC Autoserv in Khalifa Park
Abu Dhabi, 09 January 2019: Premier Motors, one of Abu Dhabi’s leading automotive dealerships, along with ADNOC Distribution, UAE’s leading operator of retail fuel service stations and the sole retail fuel operator, has launched vehicle inspection and testing services at ADNOC Autoserv Centre in Abu Dhabi’s Khalifa Park area.
The services provided through Quick Lane Tire & Auto Centre include mandatory inspection and testing for vehicle registration renewal, purchasing a second-hand car, or ......read more
New design for improved aerodynamics
First Lamborghini with predictive logic on vehicle dynamics control: fully-integrated Lamborghini Vehicle Dynamics Control System combined with all-wheel drive, all-wheel steering for redefined parameters of responsiveness, agility and easiness to drive
Engine from the Huracán Performante with 640 hp and 600 Nm of torque
New infotainment system with advanced connectivity features
Dubai, UAE, January 08, 2019: Automobili Lamborghini presents the new Lamborghini Huracán EVO: the next generation V10 super sports car, based on the ......read more
Newly developed tyres are being tested under real life conditions to ensure premium quality
Automation allows for improved processes and more conclusive results
Driverless tyre tests based on prototypes of Continental’s automated Cruising Chauffeur
January 7, 2019 - Continental, the premium German tyre and technology company, has commissioned the first driverless tyre test vehicle, using pioneering technology based on the company’s automated Cruising Chauffeur. Launched at the Continental test site in Texas, USA, the innovative system will see newly ......read more
From guaranteed cash rewards for all, even up to the value of the new INFINITI to VAT on-the-house,
Arabian Automobiles offers premium with value
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 January 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, offers an opportunity to make the best of the New Year and the Dubai Shopping Festival 2019.
In one of the most rewarding campaigns to be rolled out by Arabian Automobiles, during DSF 2019, every INFINITI customer is ......read more