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Enter the all-new Range Rover 2013

September 6th will be etched as the most important date in a decade of Range Rover history. The new Range Rover, only the fourth all-new model in its 42 years, was revealed at an event attended by the rich and the famous at the Royal Ballet School in Richmond Park, …

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LONG DRIVE Volkswagen Phaeton 2012: Driving business class

We had to catch a flight from Muscat to Salalah, the refreshing Oasis of the gulf, but it was the prelude to it – a journey by road in business class till Muscat – that enticed us to the long-haul with our toddler, strapped up in the rear! The Eid …

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DriveME NewsTrack: Toyota Recall, Mini Avenue Edition and VW Facebook championship

Toyota Camry and Aurion vehicles recalled for possible leakage check As reported last week on our Facebook page, Al-Futtaim Motors, Toyota’s sole distributor in the UAE announced that some units of the 2012 year model Camry and Aurion vehicles will need to undergo a safety inspection as per the communication from …

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Lexus ES 2013 is bigger and offers two engines

The new Lexus ES 2013 slips off the Camry platform this time and ascends the Avalon platform for larger space and comes in two engine variants. The ever-popular ES350 features a V6 3.5 L engine while the newly introduced ES 250 has a 2.5 L four-valve with features such as …

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Range Rover Supercharged Review: Dual Personality

The most important thing to remember when you are interviewing Al Paccino is that you are NOT face to face with the Godfather. Well, what I am trying to say is when reviewing an awe-wrapped icon like the Land Rover Range Rover, it is vital to think of it as …

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August presence: The Range Rover family

As the new generation of Range Rover is scheduled to greet us before the year-end, DriveME marks the advent of the Range Rover prototype through month-long reviews of the entire Range during this special month in the brand’s history. If you are driving the “Range”, and don’t hail from the …

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Ultimate Aero XT: Extremely limited!

With a top speed of 437 kmph, 0 to 100 in 2.65 sec and only five produced, this supercar should disappear faster than a blink! Billionaires, take note and take possession. The rest – you and me – brace for a glimpse of the glorious badge of XT as it …

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DriveME NewsTrack: 200 million Toyotas, Audi wins Spa 24 hrs, Safety via Cartoon

Spa 24 hours: Audi, BMW claim the podium An attempt at creating history refused to be washed away by rain last weekend, when Audi became the first racing team to claim a hat-trick at 24 hour races in Europe. The victories include Nürburgring, Le Mans and now Spa-Francorchamps! For the …

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Audi Q3 review: The Smart-sized SUV

You can create a perfect cube with 8 blocks. Or 27 (think the Rubik’s cube), or 64… on goes the series – different in size, but always a perfect cube. Well, Audi has been taking the cue, or Q to be precise, to create perfect SUVs for everyone – with …

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10 fastest cars of 2013

Acceleration due to gravity might decrease with the increase in altitude. But remarkable increase in acceleration on our roads demands phenomenal heightening of power as well as the power to spend! This “theorem” is best proven by the new list of “10 fastest cars of 2013” compiled by Karl Brauer, …

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