There might be no other platform better than safety to showcase one’s technological advancement. And while the industry runs in a rat race to be the best among all, BMW has proven to be no less. The Bavarian manufacturer’s ambitious SUV, the X5, is putting up a tough competition against major automakers in terms of […]
As a part of its 70th-anniversary celebration, Porsche has revived the quintessence of one of its iconic models from back in the day. The iconic 935/78 aka ‘Moby Dick’ as named by the fans, has once again entered the company’s lineup with the same name tag and based on the 911 GT2 RS. Only 77 […]
SAIC Motor has achieved its highest-ever ranking on the Fortune 500 list, occupying 36th place and topping all other Chinese automakers.
Volvo Cars participated in the Global Road and Traffic Safety Conference in Abu Dhabi. The two-day conference brought under scrutiny the latest road safety measures being implemented in the UAE.
BMW’s top offering in the SUV segment has been recently spotted with heavy camouflage. Reports suggest that the new X6 is still in its testing phase. However, Automedia has managed to grab a few spy shots of the SUV which is awaiting in debut in 2019. It has not been long that the German automaker […]
Hyundai has introduced the second addition to its high-performance N brand with the new i30 Fastback N. The car will be officially unveiled at the Paris Motor Show next week and will go on sale in the following year. Trying to keep up with the successful track marks of the regular i30 N which commenced […]
Hennessey Performance unleashes the Chevrolet Silverado-based Goliath 6×6 upon the world, because that was the only thing missing in everyone’s lives: a 6×6 truck that can crack the ton under five seconds anywhere you want it to.
Peugeot has made its interest in the EV segment clear by revealing two of its new offerings in the segment. Based on the 3008 SUV and the 508 saloons, the two new plug-in hybrids are expected to go on sale by the second quarter of 2019. The new Peugeot 508 will sport the company’s HYBRID […]
Maserati has unveiled a new addition to its mid-size executive saloon. Named as the Ghibli Ribelle, the limited edition variant sports cosmetic exclusivities with unique paint and interior trims. The company has clarified that the mechanics of the car has been retained from the Ghibli and that the new model is purely based on new […]
The Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) will bring into effect a new vehicle safety system which will commence this October. The new regulations are aimed at doubling down on the sale and supply of counterfeit spare parts in the UAE.
Porsche’s move to dismiss diesel engines combined with a six billion euro investment towards EVs has made its motives about an electrified lineup clear. A curtain raiser for its upcoming EV centred lineup would be the Taycan. Termed as Porsche’s first complete electric car, the Taycan has been a speculation-magnet since the company made its […]
Lotus Cars showed its commitment to the UAE by officially inaugurating a brand new showroom in Dubai. The Lotus Dubai showroom on Sheikh Zayed Road is the result of a partnership between the British sports car maker and Adamas Motors.
Gearing up for an EV-centred lineup in the future, Porsche has officially confirmed about the conclusion of its diesel engines. The shift in focus is, however, not only a step to future-proof its lineup but also due to the declining demand for diesel engines. A statement that was released by the company, stated that diesel […]
The International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) judges today recognised Hyundai’s design talent by awarding the firm’s SUV offerings. The IDE Awards are presented by the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA).
A new Lamborghini is always guaranteed to send massive waves throughout the automotive industry. The new Lamborghini Aventador SVJ is no different, going head-to-head with fierce rivals from every corner of the globe backed by the strength of its naturally-aspirated V12 engine, exquisite materials, and an extreme aerodynamics package thanks to ALA.
Mercedes-AMG has released pictures of its F1-engined hypercar, the Project One, doing test rounds of the Millbrook Proving Grounds, England. The car looks production-ready.
Rumors continue to run rife that Toyota might add another sports car to its range and the new vehicle could be a potential revival of its heritage models like the Celica or MR2.
Ahead of the Paris motor show to be held next month, Peugeot has revealed an all-electric, autonomous, modern evocation of its iconic 504 Coupe. Calling it the e-LEGEND, Peugeot has tried to achieve the right proportion of retrospective design along with modern and futuristic features. From the looks of the concept, it could be said […]
British auto giant Aston Martin, on Thursday, released a sketch of a third hypercar soon after is scheduled the Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro for a 2020 launch According to an official statement that was issued by the company, the upcoming hypercar, codenamed Project 003, will arrive at the markets by 2021. Additionally, the company […]
Ram Trucks has brought the 2019 Ram 1500 to the Middle Eastern markets. The all-new 2019 Ram is not only about power and towing capacity but also offers increased luxury compared to rivals.
Italian auto premiere Ferrari dropped a majority of its purists’ jaws after announcing its entry into the SUV segment in the near future. However, the surprises did not end there. Ferrari announced the inception of a new range of special edition vehicles in its lineup known as ‘Icona’ which will celebrate some of the Italian […]
MG Motor has confirmed that the new-generation MG6 sedan will soon join the company’s existing product portfolio in the Middle East.
Ferrari’s recent announcement implementing a major expansion in its lineup has stated its plans of producing more than just high-performance cars. The company at a recent event confirmed its plans of entering into the SUV segment. Ferrari’s top executives believe that Ferrari’s first offering into the SUV segment will be the fastest among its rivals […]
Female participation in the automotive industry has always been valued around the world. And to promote the cause, for the first time in the AMENA region, a conference is to be held for women in and around the automotive industry. The theme for the event will be ‘Increasing Gender Diversity in the Automotive Industry, Highlighting […]
German auto-giant Mercedes-Benz has revealed its latest offering in the AMG arena ahead of the Paris Motor Show. The hot-hatch christened as the A 35, will go on sale in October and is expected to be priced around 36,000 pounds in the UK. Mercedes’ new offering in the high-performance hatchback segment will lock horns with […]
Genesis’ full-size luxury saloon has been spotted doing test rounds under heavy camouflage. The test mule appears to be a substantially updated successor to the current G80.
Motorists across the UAE can now settle up traffic fines in a convenient manner thanks to the new payment scheme set up by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai.
Arabian Automobiles on Tuesday launched the Infiniti 2019 QX80 in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates. The new model of Nissan’s luxury auto-wing now comes with a plethora of new features. The 2019 QX80 adds new features in its palette including the new Smart Rearview Mirror which comes to a flexible display that toggles between […]
Volkswagen’s electric sub-brand I.D. is expected to see an addition by 2019 with the launch of a new electric hatchback. In the same breath, the company is also aiming to sell around 100,000 EVs per year in 2020 and ten times that just five years. READ | Camo Torn: Audi Launches Its First Fully Electric SUV […]
The Audi e-Tron, on Monday, found its way into the showrooms after entering the production lines earlier this month. The company on Monday showcased its first electric SUV marking its focus on shifting to an electrified lineup in the coming years. The new full electric SUV will sit between the Q5 and the Q7. Needless […]
The 2019 Audi A7 Sportback is now available in the Middle East. On offer with the four-door coupe is a host of new technology, improved infotainment interface, and a new mild hybrid system.
Hyundai on Sunday launched the fourth generation of one of its most sought after SUV, Santa Fe in the UAE. The company claims that the SUV is based on its new ‘design language’ with Composite Light and Cascading Grille. Hyundai’s new Composite Lights that can now be seen on all its SUV models, sports a […]
BMW put up a good show on Sunday in New York after it unveiled the concept of the much-hyped iNext. The ‘i’ sub-brand in BMW’s portfolio is an EV pertains to the company’s EV centred projects with advanced technologies. The concept which was introduced is expected to be launched by 2021, a year after which […]
Mercedes Future plans charging head-on into the upcoming EV market is a secret no more. Major automakers in the industry around the world are trying to be a trailblazer in the demanding segment. Tesla foresaw it a long time ago and now gasoline bearing luxury and performance oriented companies are trying to find a place […]
As a final rite for its iconic hatchback, Volkswagen of America has announced the Beetle Final Edition to mark the end of an era. The company has announced that the 2019 Beetle would be the final of its kind and that a special edition would be launched by the company to commemorate its exit in […]
The Audi e-Tron crossover is the company’s first fully electric model, and as such comes with a host of nifty features that set it apart from other roadgoing cars. Among its repertoire of tricks is an automatic toll payment system.
A heavily camouflaged test mule of the BMW 4 Series convertible was caught doing test runs. Launch time frame is not out yet, but the drop-top could bow around the year 2020.
The upcoming model of Ford’s Edge uses more than just its engine to improve fuel efficiency. While the industry is taking every possible step to future-proof its vehicles in order to cater to the growing needs of the consumer market as well as to be on par with its competitors. In its upcoming model of […]
With major automakers in the industry taking the EV route in order to cater to the increasingly stringent emission norms in some of the major markets around the world, Aston Martin has unveiled its first hand on the segment. The company on Wednesday announced that its luxury sedan Rapide would take the form of its […]
Aiming for a lighter and sturdier chassis design for everyday commute cars, McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray revealed a new chassis christened as the iStream Superlight chassis with a lighter and sturdier build and can find its application in a variety of automobiles. The chassis is primarily built from an aluminium frame along with carbon-fibre […]
Volvo unveiled a radical concept that could very well make for a viable alternative to air travel. The 360c concept is an autonomous electric luxury vehicle that has the potential to serve multiple roles through its flexible architecture.
Swaidan Trading, the automotive division of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises, launched the all-new Haval H6 in the UAE last Thursday. The H6 is a premium SUV with a raft of optional luxury extras.
Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday unveiled the newest generation of its midsize crossover SUV GLE which hit the showrooms first in 1997. Keeping up at par at its rivals in the same segment, Mercedes-Benz has put in extreme attention to make it tech-savvy while retaining the luxury and comfort. What’s New? The 2020 GLE has undergone major […]
The US sales of several automakers proved the shift in market demand from family sedans to pick up trucks and SUVs. The companies which saw a surge in its sales figures accounted their growth majorly to the success of SUVs and pick up trucks in their lineup. In the same breath, aiming to expand the […]
Nissan’s new crossover SUV, Kicks, which underwent a series of crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety earned the Top Safety Pick award. According to the IIHS, the new crossover achieved a ‘good’ score in most of the crash tests except for the passenger-side small overlap frontal crash test, testing the level […]
It has not been long that Lamborghini unveiled the Aventador’s successor, christened as the Aventador SV and SVJ. However, recent reports that have surfaced might have brought out more details regarding the upcoming 759hp car which will replace the Aventador on sale now. The Italian company which currently thrives under Volkswagen is likely to be […]
Korean automaker Kia is expected to re-enter the SUV segment by the end of 2019 with the launch of its new eight-seater Telluride. The new Telluride is the production model of its concept that was first unveiled in 2016. The upcoming SUV was showcased at the fashion designer Brandon Maxwell’s event during New York Fashion […]
In a landmark decision by Chevrolet, the company’s sports car, the Corvette is coming back in its eighth-generation avatar. The big news? A mid-engined layout for the C8!
It has been a long time coming. People have been hungrily devouring every spy photo of it since 2016. The maker is taking its own sweet time to launch it. So where is Jeep at with the Wrangler Pickup?
Toyota has issued a recall of roughly 192,000 of it vehicles including the Prius and C-HR crossovers in the US pertaining to engine wires that pose a potential fire risk. The models recalled in the US are a part of the total 554,000 models out of which a majority operates in Japan. The company’s decision […]
Volkswagen seems to have sided with fuel efficiency and preferring it over performance in its upcoming models. In the most recent development from the company, reports suggest that it has decided to chuck the 1.8-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine that is currently seen on the Golf. The company has now opted a 1.4-litre turbo four engine […]
Taking the fight to its rivals in the EV segment, Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday made its intention clear by launching the new EQC in Stockholm. The CUV is expected to hit the showrooms by 2020 and will lock horns with Tesla 3X and Audi e-tron. The EV gets its power from an 80-kilowatt-hour battery that delivers […]
Toyota has formally launched the 2019 Avalon sedan in the UAE. The sedan is the manufacturer’s attempt at pulling people back into the world of sedans in place of crossovers.
FCA U.S. has announced that it has awarded the production of Power Electronics module for the Jeep Wrangler PHEV to its Toledo Machining Plant.
Toyota just pulled covers off the new Corolla Touring Sports, an estate version of its hatchback which was launched earlier this year.
The upcoming 992-generation Porsche 911 has been spied running the streets of Germany without any camouflage. It appears to be in its final testing phase before entering serial production.
Demanding emission norms in major markets across the world has compelled several of the auto giants to divert their prime focus to electrifying their lineup in the coming years. However, Audi might have inched a step closer in turning the blueprints into reality ahead of its competitors. On September 2, the company manufactured its first […]
McLaren in its latest business plan made its intentions clear about a completely electrified lineup by 2025. Named as “Track25”, the reports not only talks about electrifying its line up but also the company’s future focus on finding a demanding balance between performance and luxury. McLaren CEO Mike Flewitt, who recently spoke to TopGear provided […]
As a tribute to the iconic car, the British company during the inauguration approved the iconic ‘25R’ 1997 F1 GTR Longtail as the first car under the program. The 21-year-old car was restored after the McLaren Special Operations team spent nearly 18 months to bring it back to ‘as new’ condition. “Even among F1 GTRs, […]
It is a widely known fact that the Jaguar E-type is the most beautiful car in the world. Jaguar Classic, the restoration and maintenance arm for Jaguar’s antique and classic cars is now accepting orders for electric E-Types.
Takata is recalling tens of millions of airbags it has produced over a serious concern, and indeed some actual cases, of the airbags exploding due to prolonged exposure to heat.
Taking its flagship prodigy ahead, the upcoming generation of Jaguar’s F-Type is likely to be available with a hybrid powertrain, expected to be on sale by 2022. Apart from that reports also suggest that a fully electric version of the same car is also in the works which would lock horns with Porsche’s Taycan. Along […]
According to Japanese automotive magazine Best Car, Toyota might reveal a new generation Land Cruiser by mid-2020.