Video of the week: Audi A7 goes off-road in Dubai

Audi recently released a video showing off the latest A7 doing some heavy off-roading on the dunes somewhere in Dubai.…

UAE government to regulate garages, give ratings

Government plans are in motion to regulate the UAE’s car service industry “to give motorists a fairer deal”, according to car-service provider Bosch.…

Dubai Taxi to get ‘tailgating alert’ devices installed

Dubai cabs are set to get ‘tailgating alert’ devices installed in them which give off a warning when there is not enough space between…

Aston Martin Vulcan unveiled in Dubai

Aston Martin unveiled the track-only Vulcan in Dubai recently, which had its world debut maybe just a month ago.…

So we got a 2015 GMC Acadia Denali

If the regular GMC Acadia is not nearly enough in terms of equipment, there is the GMC Acadia Denali to up the bling factor.…

Product review: SlamStop soft-closing door mechanism

About a decade ago, when we first saw the soft-closing door mechanisms on luxury cars, it blew our minds. Doors just closing on their…

So we got a 2015 Bentley Flying Spur V8

The Flying Spur is Bentley’s idea of a sporting sedan — big, elegant, powerful and able to outhandle all sorts of smaller cars. And…

First drive: 2015 Jeep Wrangler Sahara at Jeep Jamboree UAE

“I. Am. Invincible!!!!!” That’s what I was shouting when, yet again, we accepted an invitation to the annual Jeep Jamboree back in December, and…

First drive: 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe in the UAE

The Cadillac ATS sedan that was launched a couple of years ago was the General’s answer to the BMW 3-Series. And at least in…

So we got a 2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II

We’ve driven several cookie-cutter BMWs. We’ve tested many Bentleys. But we never brought home a Rolls-Royce. We were saving it for a very special…

Bentley Continental GT3-R reaches UAE showroom

Al Habtoor Motors-Bentley Emirates will be bringing in 15 pieces of the Bentley Continental GT3-R in the UAE, with the first one being delivered…

2015 Yamaha R1 launched in the UAE

Yamaha launched the 2015 R1 recently in the UAE, at an event held at the Dubai Autodrome. Two-time MotoGP Champion and Yamaha racing team…

First drive: 2015 Toyota Aurion TRD in the UAE

Al Futtaim Motors just celebrated their 60th anniversary this week. That’s right, the UAE’s sole Toyota distributor has been at it for more than…

We try our hand at drifting with Prodrift Academy UAE

It’s not easy to drift. No, doing doughnuts in a parking lot or sliding out your tail in a left turn is not drifting.…

First drive: 2015 Audi TT Quattro and Audi S3 Sedan in the UAE

What makes a sports car? Should it have two seats or are five acceptable? Should it have two doors or is four okay? Should…