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20.07.2010 / Cairo - Dubai -Tokyo / In a dramatic but expected way, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) in Japan finally announced today that it ended its contract with its non-exclusive distributor Masria in Cairo. Although not recognizable at first sight, the few sentences of this announcement do include a lot of serious indications and surprises. The first indicator is the ......read more
Egypt and the Middle East are suffering from some of the worst road safety statistics world-wide. Especially Egypt is well-known for the horrible crashes involving trucks among the some roughly estimated 37.000 crashes, with at least 15.000 road deaths. Just this week (18.7.2010) a heavy 40-tons truck pulling a trailer fell of the Cairo Ring Road, when the truck driver tried to avoid ......read more
Honda is delighted to launch two stunning Special Edition CBR1000RR Fireblades â€“ one â€?Hutchyâ€™ and one â€?McGuinnessâ€™ â€“ to commemorate the achievements of these two legendary TT road racers. Both bikes feature awesome special-edition paintwork celebrating Hondaâ€™s amazingly successful Isle of Man TT campaigns with two record-breaking riders: ......read more
15.07.2010 / Dubai / Finally Daimler Middle East & Levant has received a new media-experienced marketing manager in Dubai. Lebanese Fadi El Aswad has joined the Daimler Middle East & Levant team at the Dubai-based office as Marketing Manager, Mercedes-Benz Cars. He replaces the Egyptian Ashraf Tamim who joined Abdul Rahman AlBisher & Zaid AlKazemi Co., the authorised ......read more
The new generation Porsche Cayenne went on sale on May 29, and in the four weeks since over 16,000 orders have been received worldwide. Building on the proven qualities of the prior model, which has become the biggest selling Porsche in the companyâ€™s history, the new Cayenne features a driver-oriented chassis that has been designed to combine sports car handling on the road with ......read more
14.07.2010 / Maranello - Cairo / The 458 Challenge has made its world premiere debut in Maranello during the Annual Dealer Meeting, a traditional event that brings together the representatives of Ferrari's international sales network. The new berlinetta, which will flank the F430 Challenge in the Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli in the 2011 season, is the fifth model used by Ferrari ......read more
13.07.2010 / Stuttgart - Cairo - Abu Dhabi / The new generation of Mercedes-Benz Vito is a benchmark among vans, not only in Germany but in many parts of the world. Its new drive system is extremely efficient and delivers top performance. The optionally available BlueEFFICIENCY technology offers the utmost in eco-friendly and economical driving. The Vito is also a star in terms of ......read more
The Peugeot 508 introduces the Marqueâ€™s new design look which has evolved from the stylistic codes first unveiled on the SR1 Concept Car. Combining both a stylish and strong design with cutting-edge technology; quality, purity and efficiency have been the watchwords that have guided the Peugeot designers and engineers during the creation of the 508. The stylish exterior design ......read more
The latest generation Mercedes-Benz Actros has just been awarded Truck & Driver magazineâ€™s illustrious title â€œTruck of the Decadeâ€?. In an online reader poll lasting for four weeks, Actros received more votes that any other vehicle. In the end, when all votes were cast, Star Quality shone through and the 2009 Mercedes-Benz Actros was announced the deserved winner. ......read more
13.07.2010 - The eagerly awaited first asphalt round of the World Rally Championship allowed the two Citro?«n Junior Team crews to show their potential. At the end of the Rally Bulgaria, S?©bastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia formed part of a historic one-two-three-four formation finish for Citro?«n, while Kimi R?¤ikk?¶nen and Kaj Lindstr?¶m set some top stage ......read more
Webber smoked his other F1 colleagues at Silverstone when he dominated Sunday's British Grand Prix from the start, and easily rebuilt his lead after a safety-car period that allowed team mate Sebastian Vettel to find back to the field in the game after a disastrous first corner had seen the German go off track after a light collision with Vodafone McLarenâ€™s Lewis Hamilton. ......read more
أبوظبي، 7 يوليو 2010: في خطوة جديدة لتأكيد ريادتها في مجال خدمة العملاء؛ أطلقت شركة الامارات للسيارات الشركة الرائدة عضو مجموعة الفهيم- حزمة صيانة متكاملة تضعها في مكانة متفردة من حيث كونها الوكيل الوحيد لمرسيدس-بنز في المنطقة الذي يقدم حزمة صيانة مدتها 5 سنوات. وفي تعليق على هذا الحدث، صرح السيد عرفان تانسل المدير العام ......read more
05.07.2010 / Wolfsburg - Molsheim - Cairo / On a beautiful sunny day at 25 degrees the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport achieved a new landspeed world record for production cars, on the proving grounds of the Volkswagen Group at Ehra-Lessien (nearby its headquarters at Wolfsburg). In the presence of the German Technical Inspection Agency (T?œV) and a representative of Guinness ......read more
Kristiansund (Norway) - Cairo (Egypt) / It seems that Mercedes-AMG is on its way of revolutionizing the image and standing of electric cars, when it accepted the challenges of future motoring: the SLS AMG E-CELL is evidence of the state-of-the-art development of an exciting super sports car featuring a zero-emission high-tech drive. Boasting a power output of 392 kW and 880 Nm of ......read more
05-07-2010 / Munich - Cairo - Dubai / First the good news: BMW AG is launching a lot of interesting cars and bikes soon, such as the new BMW X3, the new BMW 3 series or its new 6-cylinder motorcycle. The bad news is, that those cars and bikes will probably never be sold or be successful in Egypt. Why? Well, first of all BMW Egypt / Bavarian Auto Group stopped selling bikes and ......read more
During the last three years, the Formula 1 has witnessed numerous fundamental changes in terms of racing car design, tire specification and regulations, in addition to the absence of the possibility of performing tests during the race season. After 10 seasons on grooved tires, Formula One racing returned to slick-tires in 2009, as part of moves to augment the focus on mechanical ......read more
Hot on the heels of her starring role at the World Cup kick-off concert and recent Glastonbury Festival appearance global pop sensation Shakira has announced details of the European leg of her 2010 world tour, sponsored by SEAT. A dizzying schedule of European dates throughout November and December this year will see the Colombian singer perform all over the Continent, with dates ......read more
القاهرة، 1 يوليو 2010 . عقدت شركة إكسون موبيل مصرهذا الشهر اجتماعها السنوي مع وكلاء الموزعين التابعين لها في فندق جراند حياة يومي27 و28 ابريل الماضي، كان هذا الاجتماع فرصة عظيمة تمكنت الشركة من خلالها من استعراض معدلات الأداء مع شركاء الأعمال ومناقشة القضايا ذات الصلة بهذه الصناعة ووضع الخطط التي سيجري تنفيذها خلال ......read more
Mercedes-Benz is ready for the sixteenth Goodwood Festival of Speed, and this yearâ€™s show will be bigger than ever with a range of brand new models, automotive legends and a look into the future. This year Mercedes-Benz will have cars in the F1 and Supercar Paddocks, the Moving Motorshow, the FOS-TECH Pavillion, on the Mercedes-Benz expo stand and of course on track. It will ......read more
McLaren Automotive will be presenting the new MP4-12C to a public audience for the first time at Goodwood Festival of Speed, which takes place from Thursday 1- Sunday 4 July 2010. Current Vodafone McLaren drivers and Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button and 2008 Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton will drive the 12C up Goodwood Hill on Saturday and Sunday respectively in the ......read more
30.6.2010 / London - Goodwood / Visitors to this weekâ€™s Goodwood Festival of Speed (01.07.2010 - 04.07.2010) will have some amazing machinery on which to feast their eyes but none more unusual than the exhibit which greets them on the stand of Cummins, the worldâ€™s largest independent maker of diesel engines. The Cummins centrepiece emerged after a previous show when ......read more
Red Bullâ€™s Sebastian Vettel bounced himself back into the spectacular race for the world championship title of the 2010 F1 season after he won and scored full points at the rather dramatic and eventful European F1Grand Prix in Valencia, while his team-mate Mark Webber tried to prove in his car that Red Bull gives you wings, and scored zero points. More to that later. ......read more
Ford of Europe launched its stylish and technologically advanced new Mondeo at the 2010 Moscow International Automobile Salon on August 25. The new model features a restyled exterior and uprated interior, new high-efficiency Ford EcoBoost petrol and TDCi diesel powertrains, plus a host of new driver comfort and convenience features and safety technologies. The first official ......read more
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Is Egyptian car market corrupt or collapsing?
Is the Egyptian car market collapsing or is it just a corrupt and unprofessional car market? This is surely one of the most asked questions these days. Everybody is asking ...