Heir to the fastest: The Chiron

If an all-new model claims to add hardly 3 miles to the top speed of its predecessor, there aren’t many options we would consider before naming it conclusively. If almost every design feature in the front, back or sides happens to be coolers for the too-hot-to-handle turbines or brakes, we …

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Geneva Gems 2016: Maserati Levante, Audi Q2 and four seat Ferrari

The Maserati of SUVs That is what the Maser of automakers describes their first ever sport utility vehicles as – the new Levante couldn’t be more appropriately described. The aggressive Maserati façade features tapered headlights separated into two, the upper headlight unit connected to the radiator grille. The style of …

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Lighter sights at DIMS 2015

The Dubai International Motor Show that concluded last Saturday was not only about supercars, concept cars, the latest cars and retro cars. It was also about thrilling and fun-filled experiences inside the halls and outside. It was also about people – both guests and visitors to the show. Walking around …

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Dubai Motor Show: Ovation at the stands

Post show script: I must have walked in excess of two dozen kilometres at the Show in the four days I visited it. For those who missed it this year, here’s the short-cut. As DIMS has only its last day left for you to catch up with the now of …

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10 things Dubai International Motor Show has in common with James Bond

What does Dubai International Motor Show share with James Bond? You don’t need to call in the British Intelligence to investigate the matter. A casual glance at what is in store, through the customised glasses of extended imagination will do. You’ll be surprised. To begin with, they are sharing the …

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Dubai Motor Show 2015 is an action-packed carnival

One day to go for the biggest car show Dubai has ever seen: look forward to 157 new launches among 600 cars on show. Feast on eighty exotic classics from the 1950s to the ‘80s at the first ever Motoring Nostalgia Museum, and experience the thrill of motoring at its …

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EVENT WATCH: TICKETS ON SALE!

Gulf Bike Week 2015 with Autodrome Track sessions Book now and save on tickets for one of the coolest bike shows in the UAE. For those of you who think the vroom is the hardest of hard rock and the track is as good as the turntable, Gulf Bike Week …

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New York Auto Show spotlight: 2016 Nissan Maxima eighth gen

The biggest news from Nissan stables this quarter should be the reveal of the eighth generation Maxima. The 2016 model made its debut at the New York International Auto Show. Positioned as the “4-Door Sports Car”, the new Maxima features a 300-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 and new lighter, yet more rigid …

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See the world’s best classic cars in Downtown Dubai

The Jaguar E type, the cat that has more media lives than the celebrated F type itself, an Aston Martin whose badge actually starts with David Brown, the Mercedes called Pagoda, a Lincoln Continental sprawled out like a beached whale, an Auburn from the early nineteens, a Jeep Grand Wagoneer …

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Geneva Spotlight: Nissan Sway and Kia Sportspace

The Kia SPORTSPACE concept made its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, alongside the new Kia cee’d GT Line for Europe and the enhanced Kia Picanto, Kia’s A-segment bestseller. The cee’d GT Line also marks the first application of Kia’s all-new downsized powertrain technology – an all-new 1.0-liter T-GDI …

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