First drive: 2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 911 Carrera in the UAE

Porsche 911 and Porsche 718 Boxster S Porsche has finally done it. With the need to increase performance while also improving fuel economy numbers in line with upcoming worldwide legislations, Porsche has taken the turbocharged route with their new Boxster and 911 models. Read More >>

Dubai RTA selling number plates with your special dates on them

dubai-rta-numberplates The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority has launched a new initiative entitled ‘Reflect Your Special Moments on Your Number Plate’, offering residents a chance to select five-digit vehicle number-plates signifying important dates and events in their lives such as birthdays, wedding dates and graduation dates. Read More >>

Ramy4x4 offering simple pickup conversions for Jeep Wrangler in UAE

Jeep-wrangler-pickup-conversion-uae-1 The Jeep Wrangler pickup has been a hot topic for years, as fanboys wonder whether Chrysler would build one or not. There have been expensive kits and aftermarket conversions, and while the current rumours say a factory version is indeed on the way, there is now a much cheaper kit to make a Jeep pickup of sorts. Read More >>

Long-term wrap-up: Mash’s 2005 Range Rover Vogue

2005 Range Rover We’re done with the Range Rover. It’s been almost 4 years since we bought it, and we were supposed to sell it years ago, but we kept it for this long because it was just so darn satisfying to drive around in. Read More >>

Long-term update: Vivek’s Renault Megane running the marathon

vivek-renault-megane-uae It has been quite a long time since we posted an update about our Renault Megane. Nine months, three dealer services, and 37,000 km later, the odometer in our Megane now ticked over at 67,246 km, thanks to my other business that requires a lot of driving. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Audi R8 V10 Plus in the UAE

Audi R8 at Yas Marina (18) When the first generation Audi R8 was launched in 2007, it caused quite a stir with its supercar looks, while combining it with daily drivability and good performance. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Peugeot 308 Allure

2016 Peugeot 308 Allure in the UAE Older residents of the UAE would remember Peugeots being all over the place about a decade ago. Heck, even we had one on our independent long-term fleet. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Audi A4 in the UAE

Audi A4 007 Audi recently launched the all-new 2016 A4, the ninth generation of the German luxury brand’s top-selling sedan. It was their best seller in their entire line-up worldwide till 2012, when it was overtaken by the Q5 crossover. Read More >>

China’s SUV brand Haval launched in the UAE

Haval H9 LR UAE-based dealer Swaidan Trading has announced the arrival of a new SUV brand from China, named Haval. Read More >>

9 electric-car charging stations to be set up in Dubai

dewa-charging-station As a part of Dubai’s continuing efforts to plug the city into the world community inclined towards “Going Green,” the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has announced that it has planned to set up two more charging stations at different locations in the city, taking the total count of such stations to nine. Read More >>

2016 VW Golf GTI Clubsport limited edition available in UAE

Volkswagen-Golf_GTI_Clubsport-2016-1 The 40th anniversary Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport is available across showrooms in the UAE, with prices starting from Dhs 145,000. Read More >>

Photo coverage: 2016 City Overdrive auto festival in Dubai UAE

2016 City Overdrive 7 For a second year running, City Walk is playing host to ‘City Overdrive’; a motor festival showcasing vintage, super and custom-built cars along with various motorcycles. Read More >>

ENOC/EPPCO stations in the UAE launch RFID based fueling for all customers

eppco-petrol-station Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has announced the extension of its Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) based fuel retailing system to all customers across its service stations network. Read More >>

2016 Middle East Car of the Year winners

2016-volvo-xc90 The 2016 Middle East Car Of the Year (MECOTY) awards ceremony was held last week with the results being announced during the reborn 2016 Abu Dhabi Motor Show and Custom Show Emirates that are running concurrently in Abu Dhabi. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Toyota Prius

2016 Toyota Prius in the UAE The Toyota Prius is finally in the GCC! Frankly speaking, no matter how much hate the Prius gets, we’ve always been fascinated by it, since it came to define the hybrid car. Read More >>