Tesla Model S updated for 2017

image Following the launch of their entry-level Model 3 and the Model X crossover, Tesla have given their Model S a revamp. A front fascia similar to that of the Model 3 adorns the front of the new Model S. Read More >>

Tesla Model 3 revealed, pre-ordering available in UAE

image Electric carmaker Tesla revealed their highly-anticipated new entry-level offering, the Model 3, at an event in Hawthorne, California. Slipping in below the Model S sedan and the Model X crossover, the Model 3 is the cheapest Tesla on sale. Read More >>

2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid gets better

image As the industry focuses more on electric vehicles, Toyota, makers of the most famous hybrid vehicle ever, gave it their first shot with the Prius Plug-in Hybrid based on the last-gen Prius. Read More >>

DS E-Tense concept to debut at Geneva Motor Show

ds 1 Citroën’s spin-off nameplate DS starts its life as a separate luxury brand with the unveiling of an all-new, all-electric E-Tense 2-door sports car. It will be unveiled to the public at the upcoming 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Read More >>

Maxus vans launched in Dubai and Qatar Motor Shows

maxus-g10 Maxus, the commercial-vehicles brand from China’s SAIC MOTOR, revealed a number of models at the Dubai International Motor Show and the recent Qatar Motor Show. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf in Germany

2016 Volkswagen e-Golf With all the controversy surrounding Volkswagen’s current woes with diesel cars, it is easy to forget that dirty diesel was never a viable environmentally-friendly alternative to petrol, ever. Read More >>

Tesla Model X fully-electric crossover SUV debuts

Tesla Model X SUV 1 Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently unveiled his company’s long-awaited all-electric Model X crossover SUV. first announced in 2012, the expensive new model isn’t particularly attractive, but it is packed with revolutionary features for a production car. Read More >>

UAE petrol prices will be deregulated from August 1

petrol-station The UAE’s Ministry of Energy has announced that petrol and diesel prices will be deregulated from August 1, 2015. A new pricing system linked to global oil prices will be adopted. Read More >>

DEWA buys 8 Renault Zoe electric cars, plans 100 charging stations in Dubai

Renault-ZOE_2013 Arabian Automobiles, the exclusive distributor of Renault in Dubai and Northern Emirates, and Renault Middle East in partnership with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) discussed electric vehicles and sustainable transport at the Electric Vehicle Conference held in Dubai. Read More >>

DEWA unveils electric-car charging stations in Dubai

dubai-dewa-electric-car-charging-station The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has just unveiled the city’s first electric-vehicle charging stations. EV owners, what few of them there are, can now charge their car around the city at these stations for a small fee. Read More >>

2015 Mitsubishi Pajero previewed in electric concept

2015 Mitsubishi Pajero Concept 2
A redesign of the popular Mitsubishi Pajero is long overdue. Selling in big numbers as a cheap alternative to the Toyota Prado, the Pajero has carved a niche for itself in the UAE and elsewhere. Read More >>

Saab restarting production with 9-3, including EV

Saab 9-3 EPower
If you thought Swedish car brand Saab was dead and gone, think again. The Saab 9-3 is back, with a little help from the Chinese. Read More >>

Electric Land Rover Defender put through ‘real world scenarios’

Land Rover electric Defender
Electric cars seem to be everywhere. And even though they haven’t flooded the GCC market yet, we have a feeling that we’re not too far off. Read More >>

Jaguar C-X75 electric-hybrid supercar cancelled


Jaguar had proudly announced some time ago that they were going to put their Jaguar C-X75 supercar concept into limited production. It turns out they’ve changed their mind. Read More >>

The Chevy Volt of Bangladesh


While we here in Dubai just witnessed the launch of the first road-legal electric car, the Fisker Karma for Dhs 500,000, and General Motors is still testing their Chevrolet Volt here for ages, poor countries like Bangladesh took the green initiative years ago. Read More >>