2017 Nissan Patrol Super Safari 3-door released in UAE, KSA & GCC

Legendary-3-door-Patrol-Super-Safari-returns-to-Nissan-line-up-600x450 2017 Nissan Patrol Super Safari 3-door released in UAE, KSA & GCC  Following the relaunch of the Patrol Super Safari 5-door earlier this year, Nissan has launched the 3-door version of the Patrol Super Safari, also known as the Hard Top version. Read More >>

Long-term update: Our Patrol suffers from sibling rivalry

chrysler-300-srt-and-nissan-patrol-600x450 Long-term update: Our Patrol suffers from sibling rivalry  Our Patrol LE has been chugging along perfectly fine, but it’s not had much use ever since we bought the Chrysler 300 SRT a few months ago. Read More >>

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 >>

So we got a 2017 Nissan Patrol Nismo

2017-Nissan-Patrol-Nismo-in-the-UAE-600x450 So we got a 2017 Nissan Patrol Nismo  It’s been about a year since the Nismo version of the Patrol took the UAE by storm. A sporty version of a legendary body-on-frame offroader? Read More >>

2017 Nissan Titan King Cab expands pickup truck range

embargoed-until-feb-9-at-1130am-et-2017-titan-king-cab-8-1-600x450 2017 Nissan Titan King Cab expands pickup truck range  Nissan rolled out the single and crew cab versions of its full-size Titan pickup a few months ago for the American market. At the 2017 Chicago Motor Show, they added a King Cab version to act as an intermediate option. Read More >>

Manufacturer recalls for February 2017

gallery_veneno01_1920x1080-1200x630-c-600x450 Manufacturer recalls for February 2017  Here are the recalls that occurred during the month of February. Read More >>

2017 Nissan Patrol Super Safari debuts in UAE and GCC

2017-Nissan-Patrol-Super-Safari-Y61-600x450 2017 Nissan Patrol Super Safari debuts in UAE and GCC  The Y61-generation Nissan Patrol, still on sale in select markets including the UAE after the new Y62-generation came out in 2010, is getting a second life in the GCC, even as it is being phased out elsewhere. Read More >>

Nissan introduces Desert Camel Power to measure sand offroad abilities for 4x4s

2017-Nissan-Patrol-camel-power-600x450 Nissan introduces Desert Camel Power to measure sand offroad abilities for 4x4s  This may sound a bit ridiculous initially, but Nissan Middle East has just announced a new concept to “revolutionise the way vehicles are evaluated for desert performance.” Developed by Nissan engineers over the past two years, Desert Camel Power uses a “scientifically proven formula to determine, in an accurately measurable and reproducible way, how a given vehicle will perform in typical desert off-road conditions.” It’s been a while since we graduated from engineering school, so we’ll just publish the specifics as told by Nissan. 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 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 >>

Top 10 greatest DriveArabia stories of 2016

baby-on-lamborghini-aventador-dubai-600x450 Top 10 greatest DriveArabia stories of 2016  At the end of every year we do a rundown of how we’re doing and what were the highlights of the past year. Admittedly, 2016 has been tough on many people, with the downturn in the economy leading to job losses and a 30% decrease in car sales. Read More >>

More powerful 2017 Nissan GT-R on sale in the UAE

2017-Nissan-GT-R-Exterior-Front-2-600x450 More powerful 2017 Nissan GT-R on sale in the UAE  The facelifted 2017 Nissan GT-R is now available in UAE showrooms. The recent revamp adds superior aesthetics, track-focused chassis enhancements and more power to the Japanese supercar. Read More >>

2018 Nissan Versa Note debuts at LA Auto Show 2016

2017-Nissan-Versa-Note-Exterior-1-600x450 2018 Nissan Versa Note debuts at LA Auto Show 2016  Here are the first official visuals of the what will probably inspire the next Nissan Tiida. In other markets, the Tiida has a taller variant known as the Versa Note, and it just received a major overhaul. Read More >>

List of manufacturer recalls for October 2016

2016_porsche_macan_turbo_1_1600x1200-600x450 List of manufacturer recalls for October 2016  Here is a list of all the recalls for the month of October, many of which are relevant to GCC-spec vehicles. Read More >>

Swedish magazine moose-tests pickup trucks with interesting results (video)

toyota-hilux-rollover-600x450 Swedish magazine moose-tests pickup trucks with interesting results (video)  Swedish magazine Teknikens Värld, well-known for their “moose” tests that involve swerving a car to the next lane, then swerving back to the original lane, has performed these tests on a variety of pickup trucks, with interesting results. Read More >>