2016 Ford Ranger: The ideal truck for work and play

2016 Ford Ranger WildTrak While the full-size pickup is the first thing to come to mind when individuals think about lifestyle off-roaders with a cargo bed, smaller pickups have become the vehicle of choice for small businesses who are only interested in hauling cargo. Read More >>

Long-term update: Our Alfa Romeo 156 meets its relatives

Alfa Romeo 155 156 159 in the UAE 2 Some time ago, our time-share 2003 Alfa Romeo found the strength to get its behind moving and meet up with its relatives, both new and old. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Ferrari 488 GTB

2016 Ferrari 488 GTB in the UAE It’s not everyday that we get to pick up a Ferrari. We managed to get this yellow 488 GTB for several days this time, having only driven a red one for only a few hours last year. Read More >>

Dodge Viper production to end in 2017

viper-2017-special-editions-1 After 25 years in production, the Dodge Viper is coming to an end in 2017. Dodge once terminated Viper production in 2010, but then re-entered the market with an all-new SRT Viper in 2012. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Volkswagen Touareg V6 Sport

2016 VW Touareg V6 Sport in the UAE The Touareg is easily one of VW’s best cars at the moment, which is amazing considering it’s half-a-decade old already. It was facelifted a year ago to keep it fresh, and this is the first time we got to look at the “new” one up close. Read More >>

So we bought a brand new 2014 Nissan Patrol LE

2014 Nissan Patrol in the UAE Having let go of our Range Rover, we were on the look-out for a three-row SUV that could fit up to 7 people. Requirements change, and now that my second child was born a month ago, I’d have run out of space once my parents come to stay with us for babysitting duties. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn

2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn in the UAE There’s not much more to say about a Rolls-Royce. It’s big. It’s expensive. And this is the most attractive variant yet. Read More >>

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 >>