New Peugeot 301: More space for Peugeot to grow

301 launched with class-leading space and competitive features with prices starting from less than AED 50,000 When I attended the launch of the Volkswagen Polo or the Nissan Sentra, I should have guessed the road being chartered by carmakers – overlapping segments yet unified in their offerings, namely more space. …

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Jaguar F-TYPE launched in Dubai

Al Tayer Motors brings Jaguar’s all Aluminium,  two-seater convertible to Dubai. I have only seen pictures of the E-Type, the legendary Jaguar Sports Car that, according to legend and hearsay, Enzo Ferrari described as the most beautiful car to be ever made. All that happened long before me. So, when …

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ROLLS-ROYCE WRAITH DEBUTS IN DUBAI

The most powerful Rolls-Royce in history is dubbed the Gentleman’s GT Benchmark is a term that is synonymous with the Rolls-Royce. Just as perfection, distinction and discreetness are. Yet again, Rolls-Royce lived up to its definition of the elite by leaving a bunch of privileged media men, dazed in its …

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Hyundai Genesis Coupe Review: The Family Sports Coupe

My last encounter with a sport coupe from Hyundai was brief, uneventful and very long ago. Either in size or in the size of the engine, this one wasn’t comparable. Whatever little was left of that memory was startled to scatter as the Hyundai Gensis Coupe came to life with …

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Mercedes ML 63 AMG Review: Rumble in the brains

Have you ever had the nightmare of being followed by a beastly growl, wherever you went? Even as you try to escape it in your powerful car, its menacing guttural sputter is close at your heels, haunting your ears, following you all over town… In a Mercedes ML 63 AMG, …

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DriveME NewsTrack Mid May

EXPERIENCE AMG AT YAS MARINA Yas Racing School adds five new AMG driving experiences this week. The safest place on-road is on-track. And this is your chance to experience the powerful AMG, the performance counterpart of Mercedes Benz. For the first time, the badge that has left you in awe …

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All new Range Rover 2013 Review: Long live the King!

No. It wasn’t a gender goofed-up reference to the head of the monarchy, but to her chosen carriage for many decades. No less fascinating a legend than the monarchy itself, the Range Rover lineage now has a new heir in the all-new Range Rover 2014. Groomed at the ‘Royal College’ …

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Hyundai Santa Fe Review: One wholesome package

Amidst a flurry of fast cars and limo-sized luxury, it took me a while to warm up to my calling of sharing with the family men in the world, the merits and maladies of a substantially uplifted family SUV from Hyundai. Well I finally did, and it would leave me …

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Subaru Legacy GT Review: In a class of its own

Subaru Legacy GT was the first ever Review on drivemeonline.com. More than 20 months later, much remains the same and that includes the season’s price. However, there is a remarkable uplift inside the cabin. UPSIDE: Great value in the sports sedan segment, All wheel drive, Sport mode driving, Class-leading spaciousness …

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DriveME desk: Making it worth the wait…

Who put the Road Test notes in the refrigerator? Why does the Voice Recorder go mute when connected via Blue Tooth? Why isn’t there an automatic signal reader that translates thoughts into flawlessly crafted reviews? Why do you click 246 images when all you need is a dozen? Why do …

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