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2021 VW Arteon expands range with Shooting Brake and R

2021 VW Arteon expands range with Shooting Brake and R

The VW Arteon started life as “a stylish Passat,” even badged as the Passat CC initially, then dropping the Passat to become the VW CC before finally getting its own name. For the new year, 2021 VW Arteon gets minor changes, a new body style as well as oodles of performance, in the form of 2021 VW Arteon R. The irony is that the Arteon has been dropped from the Middle East line-up already due to slow sales and overpricing, but let’s not dwell on that.

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2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 pays homage to 60s legend

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 pays homage to 60s legend

Mach 1 is an emotional nameplate for Mustang enthusiasts, as it harks back to the legendary 1960s Mustang Mach 1. The last time the Mach 1 badge was pasted on to a Mustang was in 2003. And now, Ford has debuted the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 with Shelby parts and the engine from the Mustang Bullitt.

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2021 Ford F-150 is a better tech-heavy workhorse

2021 Ford F-150 is a better tech-heavy workhorse

Ford F-150 is easily one of the biggest success stories in the automotive world. The full-size pickup truck sells like hotcakes in the United States. So when the time has come to refresh the F-150 for 2021, Ford has not completely overhauled the proven design. Instead, they have chosen to skip radical exterior changes for major upgrades under the skin, including the addition of features to make the workhorse an even better one.

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2020 Toyota Highlander debuts in UAE and KSA as hybrid-only model

2020 Toyota Highlander debuts in UAE and KSA as hybrid-only model

Toyota’s SUV line-up in the GCC is already crowded, with every niche filled with a model or two, mostly with offerings built in the Far East. However, Toyota offers a completely different set of SUVs in the West, such as the C-HR, the Highlander and the 4Runner, which fill segments in North America that are already taken here. So as a compromise, Toyota is now offering hybrid versions of some of those SUVs in the Middle East, as a way to differentiate them from existing offerings here. First came the C-HR HEV (while killing off the short-lived Prius here), and now the Highlander HEV has debuted in UAE and Saudi Arabia.

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