Blog Comments (0) |

Ramadan in Summer: Exercise double the caution

It’s a hot mid-summer. It is the longest fasting days in 36 years. Now, that calls for additional caution when you are on the road this Ramadan. Both in driver alertness as well as vehicle safety – especially tyres. The peak traffic hours also have shifted due to the shift …

Read more

Blog Comments (0) |

Shopping for the best car deal this Ramadan

Car buyers traditionally look forward to the generosity of car dealers during the season of Ramadan. This year, the offers started flowing in early. The lowered prices and big offers were attributed to a drop in the Euro values (despite the fact that most of Dubai dealers write cheques in …

Read more

Car Reviews, Saloons Comments (0) |

Lexus GX 460 review: Comfort in a box

Once upon a time, when the price of the Prado hadn’t yet climbed higher than the highest dune it ever climbed, a friend of mine bought one. He justified his choice as something close to the Land Cruiser with a price that was nowhere close. Yet, as I later found …

Read more

UAE Car Launch Comments (0) |

Jaguar XE supercharges UAE sport saloon segment

Give it a couple of months, the wait would have completed a whole year; the pangs of anticipation were already unbearable. That’s when the Jaguar XE addressed the media and several ecstatic customers of Al Tayer Motors from the podium of the Four Seasons Resort’s ballroom. The XE could speak …

Read more

Bold Toyota unveils New Camry 2016

Things had almost come to a point where car buyers had to be bold to buy the Toyota Camry. Self-proclaimed aficionados couldn’t utter the five-letter word without disfiguring their mouths with a derisive smirk. That is because no one likes five-letter words that are synonymous with ‘boringly value-for-money’, tediously enduring …

Read more

News Track Comments (0) |

Nissan sells more Patrol than Sunny

If you have been seeing one too many Nissan Patrols on the roads, you aren’t seeing things, confirmed Nissan Middle East’s Managing Director Samir Cherfan. Nissan set the right At.mosphere on the 123rd floor of the Burj Khalifa and they seemed to have every reason to feel on top of …

Read more

Ford helps moms steady their driving steps

Women could be good at multi-tasking. But they could be in need of some training when one of those tasks involves parking a car or driving it, or simply engaging the child seat. Ford turns America’s mother’s day into a life skills training for moms in Dubai. If you’ve ever …

Read more

All New BMW X5 Review: Sensational with a capital M

If the Range Rover had fresh thinking infused into it in 2012, could the BMW X5 remain the same for long? After all, aren’t they the arch rivals SUV buyers here consider at length, before some of them finally pick the spicier Cayenne. So in 2013, the BMW X5 appeared …

Read more

UAE Car Launch Comments (0) |

UAE gets to view the latest Ferrari 488 GTB

UAE will have the honour of being one of the first markets to receive the latest fare from Ferrari. The mid-rear-engined 488 GTB will arrive next week. The V8 Berlinetta will give you a chance to come face to face with it, before it becomes just a flash on the …

Read more

Motor Sports Comments (0) |

Four weeks to first Audi Sport TT Cup

The youngest driver is 17 years old, the oldest 25 and the 18 racers are from 13 different nations. On the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain, they drove the Audi TT cup car and gathered experience and useful data over a distance nearly 7,700 kilometers. The inaugural race of the …

Read more