First drive: 2018 Nissan Pathfinder in the UAE

2018-Nissan-Pathfinder-in-the-UAE-4-600x450 First drive: 2018 Nissan Pathfinder in the UAE  The Nissan Pathfinder has had a long and varied life. In its first generation, it was a five-seater body-on-frame compact offroader back in 1985. Since then, it switched to a unibody, body-on-frame, and then again to a unibody in its current generation, this time fully becoming a crossover with seating for seven in 2013. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Honda CR-V in the UAE

2017-Honda-CR-V-in-the-UAE-600x450 First drive: 2017 Honda CR-V in the UAE  Honda is adding to their portfolio of redesigned models with the introduction of the all-new 2017 CR-V in the UAE and GCC. Completely different, yet familiar as a CR-V, the compact crossover has some new tricks up its sleeve. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Geely Emgrand X7 Sport in Oman

2017-Geely-Emgrand-X7-Sport-in-Oman-4-600x450 First drive: 2017 Geely Emgrand X7 Sport in Oman  Remember that time when Chinese cars were considered to be at the same level as week-old sushi. And speaking of sushi, believe it or not, even Japanese cars had just as bad a reputation about half a century ago. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Ford Mustang GT California Special in the UAE

2017-Ford-Mustang-GT-California-Special-in-the-UAE-1-600x450 First drive: 2017 Ford Mustang GT California Special in the UAE  The current Ford Mustang GT is quite possibly the best all-rounder sports coupe to come out of America ever. And while it’s still pretty fresh, having hit the GCC only in 2015, there is a facelift on the way for 2018. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Lincoln Continental in the UAE

2017-Lincoln-Continental-in-the-UAE-2-600x398 First drive: 2017 Lincoln Continental in the UAE  When you’re shopping for luxury sedans, Lincoln isn’t exactly the first name on your list. It probably isn’t even the tenth car on your list, and you probably only remembered the brand when you went to the showroom looking at the three other luxury brands that the UAE dealer forces the Lincoln to share showroom space with. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Audi Q2 in Bahrain

Audi-Q2-launch-Bahrain-131-600x450 First drive: 2017 Audi Q2 in Bahrain  Audi recently revealed the all-new Q2 in the Middle East with a media drive event in Bahrain. The smallest SUV in their crossover line-up, it has been designed to appeal to a younger audience. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Bugatti Chiron in Portugal

2017-Bugatti-Chiron-600x450 First drive: 2017 Bugatti Chiron in Portugal  This is a case where it would be all too easy to write a paint-by-numbers story. Every single measure and statistic relating to the Chiron is so plain absurd that the numerals in themselves make interesting reading. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Ram 1200 and Ram 1500 in the UAE

2017-Ram-1500-and-1200-in-the-UAE-10-600x450 First drive: 2017 Ram 1200 and Ram 1500 in the UAE  Ram — Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles’ truck brand — extended their Middle East line-up for 2017 with the addition of the new Ram 1200 metric-ton pickup truck as well as several new trim levels of the existing Ram 1500 full-sizer. Read More >>

First drive: 2018 Nissan Kicks in the UAE

2018-Nissan-Kicks-in-the-UAE-600x450 First drive: 2018 Nissan Kicks in the UAE  Nissan invited us to a “surprise” launch event in Dubai, only telling us that it will be a crossover of some sort. That crossover turned out to be the 2018 Nissan Kicks. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Land Rover Discovery in Utah USA

2018-Land-Rover-Discovery-600x450 First drive: 2017 Land Rover Discovery in Utah USA  It’s a bit early for gags, but this is a classic case of thinking outside the box. Say hello to Land Rover’s fifth-generation Discovery, which does away with the boxy (but characterful) shape of its predecessors in favour of softer, more tapered lines that its makers hope will attract a broader customer base to the model. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class in Oman

2017-Mercedes-Benz-E200-in-Oman-600x450 First drive: 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class in Oman  Arguably, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class reached its peak back in the 1980s, when it wasn’t even called the E-Class. Comprising of models such as the all-rounder 300E, the handbuilt-by-Porsche 500E and the aftermarket-tuned AMG Hammer among others, the German carmaker’s W124-generation sedan was iconic. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 250 Coupe in the UAE

2017-Mercedes-Benz-GLC-250-in-the-UAE-600x450 First drive: 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC 250 Coupe in the UAE  I’ve never understood the SUV-coupe genre. They’re about as functional as a hollow plastic hammer, offering neither the cabin space of a conventional SUV, nor the dynamism of a low-slung coupe. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Nissan GT-R in the UAE (video)

2017-Nissan-GT-R-in-the-UAE-600x450 First drive: 2017 Nissan GT-R in the UAE (video)  It’s hard to believe that the R35-generation Nissan GT-R has been around for almost a decade. So long, in fact, that it’s creator Kazutoshi Mizuno has already retired and chilling on a beach somewhere. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Porsche Panamera in the UAE

2017-Porsche-Panamera-in-the-UAE-15-600x450 First drive: 2017 Porsche Panamera in the UAE  Porsche has a history of creating cars that cause a negative reaction, even if only temporarily. Aging enthusiasts will remember the 914 from the 70s. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Volvo S90 in Oman

Volvo-s90-6-600x450 First drive: 2017 Volvo S90 in Oman  Volvo is riding high on accolades for the Volvo XC90, and they implemented the same DNA used to create their successful SUV on to their all-new luxury sedan offering, the Volvo S90, which we got a chance to drive in Oman. Read More >>