Ford has introduced a new lightweight iteration of its top-selling GT sports car christened as the Carbon Series GT. Evident from its name the new special edition GT makes extensive use of carbon fibre to save significant weight. Shedding almost 18kgs than the standard GT model, the new Carbon Series GT has ditched the conventional […]
Leading dealer management software provider, CDK Global hosted an enlightening workshop on October 22 that covered potent topics of the automotive industry such as machine learning and advanced sensor technologies, the shift of customer transactions from ownership to rentals and subscriptions, the reorganisation of an industry from selling cars to managing transportation assets and, the […]
The new Toyota sports car is almost here. And this time, for real. Toyota will finally debut the 2020 Supra at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2019.
The Ministry of Energy and Industry has announced the fuel prices for November. All the prices include VAT.
Renault is preparing a plug-in hybrid variant of the new Captur crossover for 2020. The Captur marks as the French manufacturer’s first attempt in the electrified segment. Being the third most yielding nameplate in the company’s line-up, the Capture not only acts as a curtain raiser for the company’s EV aspirations but also faces the […]
There is something for everyone next year from Mercedes-Benz, as seen from the firm’s 2019 product launch plan placed discreetly in a seemingly boring sales report.
Jaguar has ripped the covers off the latest special edition of its flagship sports car, F-Type. The Chequered Flag edition celebrates the brand’s 70th anniversary of building sports cars and are furnished with a series of cosmetic upgrades on the outside and inside. To start with, the Chequered Flag edition comes in three colour options […]
Bentley has formally renewed its long-standing partnership with premium watchmaker Breitling. The two firms will introduce a new generation of watches for a discerning, modern audience.
Bless the engineers at McLaren for the Speedtail is finally here. Inheriting the F1 moniker from the nineties, McLaren has finally unveiled its centre-seated beast that falls in the millennial hyper-GT segment. Like the F1, the new Speedtail also comes as the peculiar three seater with a centrally positioned driver and two rear seats on […]
The Dubai Electric and Water Authority (DEWA) on Wednesday concluded the second phase of its initiative to install 100 additional EV Green Charger stations across the city. According to a statement that was issued by the DEWA, the number of charging stations in Dubai has now doubled from 100 to 200. “We are pleased to […]
Volvo Cars recently acquired a stake in electric car charging company FreeWire Technologies via the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, deepening the Swedish automaker’s commitment to a fully electric future.
Oman will host trade, transport, and logistics experts across the globe at the upcoming International Road Transport Union (IRU) World Congress. The featured title of the gathering is ‘Innovation On The Move’.
As many as 55 new electric car models are expected to be introduced in the UAE over the next year to encourage citizens to opt for green transportation in a newly-launched campaign.
As a celebration for 15 years of its V-series model, Cadillac is now launching a limited Pedestal edition models that will be based off the V Coupe and the CTS-V. The company stated that the bookings for the first lot are set to begin in the first week of November after which it will be […]
Al Habtoor Motors, the official distributor for Mitsubishi cars in the UAE has launched an exciting offer for customers. ‘The Ultimate Mitsubishi Offer’ presents the entire range of Mitsubishi cars and SUVs at a lucrative interest rate making it convenient for new and returning customers alike.
Volkswagen has launched its smallest iteration of an SUV with the new T-Cross. The German auto giant has placed the new offering below the T-Roc in the line-up and mechanically takes inspiration from its hatchback-sibling Polo supermini. The model is based on the MQB A0 platform measuring 4,107mm long and 1,558mm tall. This makes the […]
BMW is amid preparation for a mid-cycle refresh for the 7-series. Currently, the 7-series stands as one of the most technologically advanced cars in BMW’s line-up. As BMW is putting the final touches on the updated iteration, reports suggest that the folks at Alpina will ready their own version by the time the former hits […]
AGMC, BMW’s official importer in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates unveiled the 2019 BMW X5 recently in Sharjah. The X5 is one of the most popular models in the region, driving huge sales for the German luxury carmaker.
Toyota is mulling over bringing one of its iconic nameplates back in a different avatar. The MR2 could come back to life, and in the guise of an electric sports car no less.
Ford seems to be ready with its next ST badge in the line-up with the all-new Focus. Latest spy shots of the 2019-launch, bearing the 16-year-old traditional ST badge, tells almost everything about its latest design cues. The fourth-generation Focus could be Ford’s last hand on internal combustion engines as reports now suggest that the […]
Toyota has launched a new limited-edition Hilux to mark 50 years of the company’s pickup truck. The Hilux Invincible 50 will be on sale from November, with final prices yet to be revealed by the firm.
Lynk and Co might be hinting at putting up a good fight against its turf rivals Volvo and Polestar by forming a collaboration with Cyan Racing. Cyan racing was split from Polestar after the latter was acquired by Volvo in 2015. Currently operating primarily out of China, Lynk and Co.’s new tie-up with Cyan racing […]
The 2019 Cadillac XT4 is due for a Middle Eastern launch later this year. Among its extensive features list, the compact SUV boasts of an all-new 2.0-litre turbocharged inline-four motor under the hood.
Audi has been building the hype for the next-gen R8. After tons of speculations and predictions, the Volkswagen owned company has finally taken the covers off the new facelifted R8. We could sum up the new R8 with four words: meaner looks and more power. However, a close look at the car will help you […]
Aston Martin’s work on a third hypercar is no news. Codenamed as Project 003, the upcoming car will prop up the upcoming Valkyrie and the Valkyrie Pro. Recent reports suggest that the British car manufacturer will call the car ‘Valhalla’. Aston has reportedly applied to trademark the name with the World Intellectual Property Organization late […]
Earlier this month, Ferrari turned the tables by announcing its entry into the SUV segment by the year 2025. This news comes a few months after the Lamborghini unveiled its first SUV, Urus. A few weeks after Ferrari’s announcement, a test mule of the Purosangue was spotted. At first glance of the shiny test mule, […]
The technology Jaguar has used on the I-Pace to warn other road users of its presence is not as bad as it reads in the headline. It is actually a specifically developed audible signal that fits in all forthcoming global automotive legislation.
Nissan has revealed the 2019 Maxima and will formally unveil the sedan at the upcoming Los Angeles Motor Show which will take place at the end of November.
Hyundai Motor has been ranked among the world’s highest valued brands once again according to the latest rankings published by global brand specialist Interbrand.
For the model year 2019, Jaguar is aiming at a range of 240 miles for its full-electric compact SUV I-Pace. However, recent reports of EPA suggests that the SUV ranked with an approximate range of 234 miles, falling a bit shy from the British automaker’s goals. The I-Pace carries a 90-kilowatt-hour battery compared to the […]
The Nissan Patrol has been one of the top favourite choices for people who want a rugged, reliable off-roader in the UAE. Well, Nissan Middle East just added desirability to the Patrol’s forte with the launch of the new Falcon and Gazelle editions.
McLaren is pulling the levers to put its Ultimate Vision GT into production. However, we might not be expecting a mass production or even a special edition model. Codenamed as the BC03, the car is specially commissioned by a loyal McLaren customer and will be built by the McLaren Special Operations (SPO). The BC in […]
Genesis Motors is packing a lot of modern, innovative technology in its G70 sedan for the model year 2020. An all-new instrument panel with 3D imagery is the show stopper of the feature list.
As many as 4,900 vehicles have been recalled to address safety risks in a recent round of the campaign that began in September. The nationwide recall campaign affects multiple major manufacturers.
Citing ‘overwhelming’ demand from the customers, Ford has ramped up its production by 350 models. The additional GTs will be produced in two further years, the company said in a statement. Interested buyers of the upcoming GT supercars has been provided with a span of one month starting from November 8 to submit their applications […]
Porsche has officially pushed its Mission E Cross Turismo concept from the drawing board to production lines. It could be said that the new Turismo will be an alternative body style for the Taycan electric sedan. The Mission E Cross Turismo was first showcased at the Geneva auto show in March this year as a […]
BMW’s sluggish progress in the EV segment is no news. While Audi and Mercedes Benz have already launched their complete-electric SUVs this year, BMW struggled with a concept of the Vision iNext that is scheduled to enter production in 2021. Auto Express was opportune to dig out some fresh details on the i4 electric car […]
Lexus has unveiled complete pricing and specifications of its new BMW 4-series rival, RC Coupe. For MY2019 Lexus has cut down the price on the Coupe by $444 at $50,737 for the entry-level model. Similar to last year, the RC Coupe will be provided with the same three trim levels, however, with a new moniker. […]
The Chevrolet Tahoe’s undiminished appeal in the Middle East can largely be credited to the full-size SUV’s capabilities both on and off the road. For 2018, Chevrolet has imparted the Tahoe a full suite of advanced safety and driver assistance equipment that complement the performance the SUV puts down through its 5.3-litre EcoTec3 V8 engine.
The limited-edition 2019 Ford F-150 Shelby joins the legendary F-150 pickup truck’s burgeoning lineup of 24 variants and brings with it another trim: Shelby Raptor Baja.
Hennessy Performance Engineering has always been loud about its jaw-dropping modifications on some of the great cars. But how does a Jeep Cherokee taking on a quarter mile in less than 10 seconds sound to you? A month Hennessy Performance uploaded a video of a Cherokee with the company’s HPE1000 pack smoking a stock Ford […]
BMW has taken the covers off its next Range Rover and Mercedes GLS rival, X7 SUV ahead of its official reveal in Britain next year. The gigantic outline of the SUV might tell us a lot about the company’s plans of heading in the direction of changing market trends. Measuring 5151mm long, 2218mm wide and […]
Volkswagen had hinted at its wish to introduce a new drop-top version of its T-Roc compact crossover. Confirming the plans, a new test mule of the T-Roc Cabriolet has been spotted undergoing testing for the first time.
Dubai Municipality has begun issuing fines of AED 500 to motorists who do not keep their vehicles clean. The move is in a bid to maintain the image of the lavish metropolis that Dubai has garnered.
A few weeks ago Carprices had reported about a new offering in the Skoda lineup that would replace its longstanding sedan, Rapid. Now, Skoda raised a green flag on the new ‘Scala’ and confirmed its details. The car is expected to be launched by the end of this year and will lock horns with Volkswagen’s […]
Porsche seems to be turning its attention on its sports saloon and estate with the new Panamera GTS and Panamera GTS Sports Tourismo. Under the hood, both the models carry the 4.0-litre twin turbo V8 engine that now calls for extra grunt, clocking the power at 453bhp along with 620Nm of torque, a rise of […]
Nissan Middle East has revealed the new 2019 Nissan Patrol with a slew of mild updates to the SUV and the addition of new colours to the palette.
McLaren’s next Ultimate Series car and the first ever Hyper-GT will reveal its form to the world on October 26. What’s the hype about the Speedtail Hyper-GT? Well, this will be the fastest McLaren to date!
Lexus, at the Paris Motor Show, revealed the prices and specifications of its new UX 250h crossover SUV. The car will be sold in three trims and one engine variant. Underpinning the UX is Toyota’s GA-C global architecture marking its first ever use by Lexus. Apart from that, the company also debuted two new powertrains […]
Japanese luxury automaker Infiniti, at the Paris motor show, unveiled its latest Project Black S that might inspire future sports models in the company’s lineup. The Q60 inspired coupe was showcased at the Paris motor show with a few tweaks after earlier revealing at the Geneva auto show. The Infiniti Project Black S takes mechanical […]
Audi seems to be rocketing its already-successful small car segment, with the launch of the new A1. The company enjoyed a massive 830,000 sales of the car since it went into production in 2011. And the new A1 does not seem to have any intention to harm the trend. The updated supermini, which shares its […]
For the longest of times, the Cadillac Escalade has been the definitive full-size SUV, earning accolades and customers alike for the American automaker. This year, Cadillac celebrates 20 years of continuous production of the iconic SUV.
Land Rover had discontinued the iconic Defender 4×4 from its lineup in 2016. Thankfully, that’s not the end of the line for the bare-bones SUV as it is making a comeback, probably by 2020.
Skoda might have garnered the sole attention at the Paris motor show on Tuesday after it took the covers off the concept of a 245bhp plug-in hybrid, Vision RS. We speculate that the Vision RS might be a close glimpse of the unnamed family car that Volkswagen had earlier hinted about. The upcoming EV is […]
At the Paris Motor Show, BMW pulled the wraps off one of its most prolific models: the 3-Series. The sedan is now in its seventh generation and is better than ever.
Mercedes-Benz, on Tuesday, launched the all-new B-Class MPV at the Paris Motor show. The addition to the ‘B’ badge is most likely an attempt by the company to revitalise the segment which has reportedly been one of the company’s weakest. The new MPV is based on the same platform that underpins the recently introduced A-Class. […]
Porsche has officially confirmed the production for its 911 Speedster concept and has debuted it at the 2018 Paris Motor Show. According to the company, only 1,948 models of the car will be built by the company and will exit the production lines in early 2019. The company had introduced the car back in June […]
The prestigious Dubai Police fleet of cars has a new kid on the block: The new Chevrolet Bolt EV. Eight patrol units are already out on the streets of Dubai as of today.
Audi recently debuted the brand new e-Tron SUV that runs purely on electric power. The new commercial the company came out with for the SUV is a brilliant marketing campaign that more manufacturers could take a lesson from.
Audi’s new SUV, SQ2 which was first talked about in March at the company’s press conference has now been officially revealed by the company. The SUV has garnered speculations after it was spied testing at the Nurburgring on numerous occasions. The new SQ2 carries a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, capable of producing 296bhp of […]
Amid an ambitious surge in the electrified segment of the company, BMW has now updated a card in its portfolio and added a few features to the i3. To make the vehicle more practical, the company has replaced the old battery pack on the EV with a new denser one. The cell capacity on the […]