Monthly Archives: February 2019

2019 Nissan Altima: What Else Can You Buy?

For the upcoming model year, Nissan has graced the Altima with a well-deserved facelift. On the outside, the new Altima is still very much in vogue. The new model comes with a sleeker design than before. Dominating the front fascia is the Altima’s new V-Motion grille. Headlamps and taillamps are all-LED and feature new signature […]

2019 Porsche Macan Comes To Dubai

Following a comprehensive upgrade, the popular Porsche Macan is now available in the UAE. With performance credentials that cement the car’s place as the premier sporty alternative in its segment, the 2019 Porsche Macan was showcased at a special event held by Porsche Centre Dubai, Al Nabooda Automobiles.

2019 Nissan Altima: Up Close And Personal

Introduction The Nissan Altima has been the cornerstone of Nissan’s offerings in the midsize saloon segment. From humble beginnings in 1992 to its present avatar, the Altima has come a long way. Every generation since 1992 has had something new to offer hitherto never seen in the segment. For its sixth generation, Nissan has given […]

The Four Dubai RTA Smart Apps You Need To Download Right Now!

Pushing for a hassle-free service in regards to traffic duties, Dubai RTA has managed to work around most problems with a digital solution. Cutting down mundane trips and long waiting times at the RTA centres in the city, the authority now lets you do most work either via the internet or their own smartphone applications. […]

Parking Spaces In Dubai: All You Need To Know

Parking has been an uncalled hassle for the residents of Dubai. However, you have come to the right place if you are new in town and don’t want your car to be fined for parking in the wrong space. Under the new parking system, all parking zoned fall into three categories: commercial, non-commercial and special […]

Volvo Graces 2020 XC90 With The Mildest Facelift Ever

The XC90 stands as the granddaddy of all the models in Volvo’s line-up. The current generation of the SUV debuted in 2016 adding years into its lifecycle. However, since 2016 Volvo has launched several new models pushing the full-size SUV to the back of the line for a due upgrade. This, however, was changed after […]

BMW Reportedly Planning To Discontinue Its V8 And V12 Engines

Efficiency norms have time and again proved that large and inefficient engines have no place in a greener tomorrow. This has forced various manufacturers to axe the big ones and opt for less number of cylinders alongside an electric-powertrain. The latest prey to this is the BMW 7-Series. BMWBlog on Thursday reported that the 2020 […]

Procedure Unscrambled: Getting A Driving License In The UAE

This comprehensive guide to getting yourself a UAE driving license is the last word on the topic. All your doubts, questions, and queries will be answered through this step-by-step guide to securing a driving license valid across the UAE.

UAE Traffic Fines: The Complete List

Driving in UAE is a safe experience. As long as you stay within the law, you should not run into any trouble motoring around the UAE. Dubai Police and the RTA (Roads and Transport Authority) have released a comprehensive list of traffic violations and the penalties attached to them. The UAE traffic fines and violations […]

Traffic Violations In The UAE: Your Questions Answered

One of the certainties of living in the UAE is to prepare for brutally stringent traffic norms. Let alone violating rules while driving, it is a set of tedious processes and difficult tests to get your own driving licence in the first place. Ahead of this, we reported a comprehensive list of all violations and […]

Upcoming Maserati Alfieri Will Replace GranTurismo

After a long 11-year run, Maserati will shelve the GrandTurismo by the end of this year. Citing an Australian Maserati executive Carsales on Tuesday reported that the company will pull the plugs on the GranTurismo. This was supplemented by Maserati’s announcement stating that its Modena plane will soon undergo production line upgrades to prepare for […]

Five Point Comparo: 2019 GMC Acadia Vs 2019 Ford Explorer

GMC announced the arrival of the 2019 Acadia in the Middle East. The new mid-size SUV enters the segment with a bag full of features, lighter chassis and improved fuel efficiency. With the SUV segment gaining momentum in recent times, each car is expected to pack enough firepower to put up a worthy fight against […]

GMC Launches 2019 Acadia In The Middle East

GMC has announced the arrival of 2019 Acadia in the Middle East. The all-new midsize crossover will be launched in the hot segment rivalling against the likes of Chevrolet Traverse, Honda Pilot and Ford Explorer. The new Acadia will hit the markets in three trims: SL, SLE and SLT in addition to the top-class Denali […]

Audi A6 2019: A Closer Look

Introduction Audi debuted the first-ever A6 in 1994 as an alternative to the BMW 5-Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Since then, the company has been steadily updating and modernizing the badge to bring it to its present cutting-edge avatar. Although Audi cars have become quite identical nowadays owing to their design language, the 2019 Audi A6 […]

Peugeot Opens First Concept Store In The Middle East

Peugeot opened its first concept store in the Middle East in Abu Dhabi at Yas Mall in partnership with Omeir bin Youssef & Sons, exclusive distributor in Abu Dhabi. The store was inaugurated in the presence of officials from Groupe PSA and Omeir bin Youssef Group.

Over 300 Vehicles Attend 2019 VW Dub Drive In Abu Dhabi

At its third edition this year, VW Dub Drive that was held on the 8th and 9th February in Abu Dhabi saw the presence of participants from over seven countries. More than 300 cars graced their presence at the biggest VW gathering in the Middle East surpassing the 150 cars that attended the event last […]

The Toyota Supra TRD Concept Is Leaner And Meaner

Less than a month after the 2020 Toyota Supra was unleashed upon the world, Toyota Racing Development (TRD) has debuted the GR Supra Performance Line Concept TRD. The mouthful of a name could be an attempt at masking the fact that no performance upgrades are on offer as yet.

RTA Approved Driving Schools In Dubai: All You Need To Know

To ensure the best quality driving schools in Dubai, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai mandated the schools to be assessed and approved by them. In all, there are a total of five driving schools with several branches across Dubai where one can learn as well as apply for RTA licence. We discuss […]