Monthly Archives: March 2019

Uber Will Reportedly Acquire Careem Soon

Uber is reportedly expected to finalise a deal worth $3.1 billion to acquire its Dubai-based rival Careem. Reports suggest that the American ride-hailing company will pay $1.4 billion in cash and $1.7 billion in convertible notes that will be priced equal to $55 per share. Careem’s investors which include some of the most influential personalities, […]

DEWA Electric Vehicle Charging Stations In Dubai: The Complete List

We are entering an era where the automotive landscape is shifting towards a sustainable future, leaving behind exhaustive resources such as fossil fuels for renewable resources such as electricity and hydrogen fuels. Major automakers around the world have traced a trajectory towards complete dependence on electricity while phasing out models with internal combustion engines. In […]

McLaren Debuts The Stunning Production-Ready Senna GTR

This ladies and gentlemen is the production version of the McLaren Senna GTR. A weapon from Britain made especially for those who thought the Senna wasn’t fast enough. McLaren stunned us all a year ago when it showcased the Senna GTR concept. Looking spookily close to production, we were told that the Senna would have […]

Geneva International Motor Show 2019: Updates

March is here. It’s time for automotive enthusiasts to witness one of the most extravagant, incredible, and diverse events of the industry. Yes, Geneva International Motor Show is back for the 89th time this year. Stay tuned to this article as we update it regularly with the best stuff from Geneva.

Geneva International Motor Show 2019: Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster Debuts

Lamborghini awed us all when it debuted the brand-new Huracan EVO Spyder. Little did we know, the raging bull had another, bigger surprise in store for us. At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, the surprise was unveiled in all its drop-top glory. Meet the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster.

Salik Road Toll System: All You Need To Know

The Arabic word Salik roughly translates to ‘clear and moving’ in English, which is exactly what the Dubai RTA aims at providing the commuters with. The electronic toll road system or Salik has been designed using special RFID technology that automatically deducts a fee from the tag when a toll gate is passed under. At […]

All-Electric Fiat 500 To Arrive At Next Year’s Geneva Motor Show

Welcome to the new 500, Fiat’s latest smash-hit car to be confirmed for a fully-electric future. Francois Olivier, Fiat’s marketing boss confirmed that the new 500 EV will be unveiled at next year’s Geneva Motor Show. A wise move, considering that the 2019 star of Fiat’s show is the adorable, boxy, deliberately utilitarian Centoventi concept […]

2019 Geneva Motor Show: Aston Martin Unveils The RB-003

The Baby Valkyrie is here and it means serious business. Ahead of this, Aston Martin’s tie-up with Red Bull Advanced Technologies has blessed us with two mid-engined insane hypercars– the Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Pro. And, the RB-003 joins the same party. Starting with the outside, the pouty front-lip makes the 003 look like it’s […]

2019 Geneva Motor Show: Skoda Unveils Vision iV Concept

Skoda has plans to join the EV party and it sure looks promising. The Vision iV clears the haze about Skoda’s plans of joining the electrified bandwagon. Other than being a bright-coloured four-door crossover coupe that has been endowed a list of 2019 must-haves, the iV is Skoda’s answer with an electric drivetrain, front and […]

2019 Geneva Motor Show: Pininfarina Debuts The 1900-hp Battista

With the arrival of its first ever car, Pininfarina has already secured a spot in the big boys club, pushing all benchmarks in the electric hypercar segment. The Battista, ladies and gentlemen, is now crowned as the most powerful road-legal to come out of Italy. Thanks to the 120kWh battery, the Battista puts out approximately […]

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Got $18.9 Million To Spare For A Bugatti?

At the ongoing Geneva International Motor Show 2019, Bugatti pulled the wraps off a Divo-inspired special-edition hypercar that will be the one of its kind in the world. Inspired by Jean Bugatti’s “lost” Type 57SC Atlantic, the Bugatti La Voiture Noire has the potential to make Batman go weak in the knees with desire.

GMC Launches 2019 Terrain In The UAE

The 2019 GMC Terrain has finally arrived in the UAE bringing a host of new safety features, slightly tweaked exterior and two new turbocharged engines. On the outside, the 2019 Terrain comes with a new grille with more chrome, new LED lighting and a silhouette that has been tweaked as a result of numerous hours […]

Beware Tesla: Polestar 2 Breaks Cover!

Polestar has given way to a nail-biting rivalry against Tesla with the launch of 2 ahead of Geneva Motor Show. The second iteration from Volvo’s ex-tuning arm which became a standalone electric performance brand in 2017 is ready to lock horns with Tesla’s mass-market Model 3. Unlike the Polestar 1 which was primarily aimed as […]

Mercedes-Benz Launches New AMG GLE 53

A seven-seat AMG is enough to tingle your senses. But things get a bit more interesting when Mercedes-Benz decides to prefix the same words with ‘hybrid’. Interesting because the idea of a battery-supplemented off-road model is still a pill that’s hard to swallow. But before you write banners and burn effigies to take to your […]