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First drive: 2019 Ford Focus in France

First drive: 2019 Ford Focus in France

Ford’s Focus is a big seller in Europe, but it’s an underrated entity in our UAE market. Despite its tidy looks and arguably class-leading driving dynamics, the C-segment hatchback – and sedan – has been forced to take a back seat (in sales terms) to the likes of the Japanese and the Koreans in the GCC.

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2019 Dodge Charger R/T and Hellcat gets updates

2019 Dodge Charger R/T and Hellcat gets updates

Hot in the wake of its crazy Coupe brother, the Challenger, the 2019 Dodge Charger gets a facelift as well. The new lineup starts from the base SXT to the mental Hellcat. The available variants include the SXT, GT, SXT AWD, R/T, R/T Scat Pack and the Hellcat. With the upgraded Scat Pack, there seems to be no mention of a specific Charger SRT model, so we assume it is continuing without changes.

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2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye takes horsepower game to Demon territory

2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye takes horsepower game to Demon territory

When Dodge revealed the limited edition Demon, the bonkers 840 hp output of the machine made enthusiasts around the world awestruck in disbelief. Now Dodge has pulled another joker out of the deck, the 2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye and it almost walks into the Demon’s turf with 797 hp. Along with the Redeye, Dodge has also revealed the “normal” Challenger SRT Hellcat and the rest of the updated 2019 Challenger range.

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First drive: 2018 Cadillac XT5 in the UAE

First drive: 2018 Cadillac XT5 in the UAE

If you’re a connoisseur of crossovers, you may already know that the Cadillac XT5 debuted two years ago as a replacement for the SRX. What you didn’t know is that the XT5 is a bit smaller than the last-gen SRX in terms of length. And what may surprise you even more is that the XT5 is not really a compact SUV, despite what it may appear to be. It’s built on the GMC Acadia platform and shares an identical wheelbase. Overall, the XT5 is only a thumb shorter than the Jeep Grand Cherokee, a thumb longer than the Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class,

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First drive: 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible in the UAE

First drive: 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible in the UAE

Chevrolet’s current-gen Corvette will be usurped in about 18 months by the revamped C8 model based on a tradition-shattering mid-engine architecture, but the C7 isn’t quite done just yet. Want proof? Here it is – the just-released top-dog ZR1, backed by performance stats that should send a shiver or two down the collective spines of the boffins at Zuffenhausen, Maranello and Sant’Agata Bolognese.

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