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Volkswagen is striving for the lead in transforming the auto industry towards electric mobility in China. This was endorsed by the CEO of Volkswagen AG, Dr. Herbert Diess, at the first World New Energy Vehicle Congress (WNEVC) in the southern Chinese city of Boao. The Boao Consensus, which describes the strategic results of the congress, foresees e-cars accounting for 50% of annual global ......read more
His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco inaugurated the new Groupe PSA Kenitra plant and the start of the production. The implementation of the project was announced in June 2015 to round off the Group’s ecosystem in Morocco. The new plant has a production capacity of 200,000 vehicles from mid-2020 and will serve customers in 80 markets while meeting the Groupe PSA’s ......read more
International tire manufacturer Continental today announced that its Tire Division is to be Official Sponsor of the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which will be staged in Egypt from 21 June to 19 July 2019. As part of a five-year agreement between Continental and the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF), the extensive rights package also includes the next two editions of ......read more
Aston Martin is eagerly anticipating this year’s inaugural one-make sale at the world-famous Monterey Car Week which stems from the brand’s new partnership with RM Sotheby’s. The world’s largest auction house for investment-quality automobiles is already preparing for its Evening of Aston Martin sale on 15 August 2019, with today’s announcement of initial entries for sale led ......read more
Five separate racing series kick-off at the Dubai Autodrome by Union Properties on 15 and 16 February, as the ‘home of UAE motorsports’ opens its gates for Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East Race this weekend. Headlining the two-day event will be the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East, featuring identically prepared racing versions of the Lamborghini Huracan. Spread across ......read more
In a personal handover ceremony Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali received the 2018 Middle East Car of the Year trophy for the Best SuperCar 2018 for the Lamborghini Huracan Performante. Mr. Domenicali received the trophy and certificate for Best SuperCar 2018 from MECOTY jury-member and Auto Arabia Editor-in-Chief Mohamed Sheta on behalf of the MECOTY jury committee and ......read more
Two days of official MotoGP testing marking the start of the 2019 championship season have come to a close at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Cheste (Valencia). Once again the field of riders could only go out late in the morning, after the track had completely dried out following another night of rain in Valencia. The two factory Ducati Team riders focussed their work load on ......read more
The original luxury compact SUV has got even better. At home both in the city and the country, the new Evoque joins the Range Rover family with a choice of hybrid-electric engines. Having pioneered the luxury compact SUV market, with global sales of over 772,096 (20% sold in the UK) and more than 217 international awards, the new Range Rover Evoque is a sophisticated evolution of ......read more
شركة إكسون موبيل مصر تتألق بشريك نجاح جديد من خلال توقيعها مع بيجو مصر - أحمد الصادق : " نتطلع أن تشهد شراكتنا مع بيجو المزيد من التعاون المثمر وأن يشعر عملائنا بالآثار الايجابية لهذا التعاون" - خالد يوسف : " نثق بأن شركة إكسون موبيل مصر سوف تقدم لنا منتجات متطورة تناسب المواصفات القياسية لبيجو العالمية و توفر كافة ......read more
Both Carlos and Nico Hülkenberg were inside the top five all day at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, with Nico fourth fastest in the morning and fifth fastest in the afternoon. Alan Permane, Sporting Director - Technical programme, noted that in FP1, both drivers ran exclusively with the Hypersoft (pink) Pirelli tyres. He also noted that in FP2 Carlos ran with the Supersoft (red) ......read more
 
Jaguar Land Rover today (25.10.2018) opened its state-of-the-art €1.4bn (£1bn) manufacturing facility in Nitra, Slovakia, the first time a UK automotive company has opened plant in this country. With the heart and soul of its business in the UK, Jaguar Land Rover’s investment in Nitra marks the latest step in the company’s global expansion strategy following the opening of its ......read more
Lamborghini marked Monterey Car Week with the inauguration of its newest villa outpost on the Peninsula – the Lamborghini Lounge Monterey. The modern villa featuring the latest product on showcase was transformed into an immersive brand experience which included live sketching from Lamborghini’s Centro Stile, dedicated Ad Personam customization area, Roger Dubuis display and ......read more
Renault Sport Formula One Team confirmed today that Daniel Ricciardo will join the team from the 2019 season. He will team up with current driver Nico Hülkenberg. Twenty-nine-year-old Daniel, who hails from Perth, Australia, joins Renault Sport Formula One Team for the next two seasons. Daniel has secured seven Grands Prix wins and stepped onto the podium 29 times. He is already ......read more
Ducati UAE, part of Al Masaood Group, a highly diversified group of businesses, participated in the World Ducati Week on its 10th edition held recently in Misano, Italy where thousands of Ducati bike rider champions and enthusiasts from around the world gathered for a three-day celebration featuring a wide range of exciting activities such as racing, riding courses, and Italian-style ......read more
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Automobili Lamborghini’s Espada and Islero models. To mark this momentous occasion, Lamborghini Polo Storico, the division devoted to the House of the Raging Bull's historic cars, has completed the restoration of the Islero and the Espada that belong to the Lamborghini Museum and announced a tour dedicated to these two models, scheduled to take ......read more
The quickest, most powerful and most track-focused – yet road legal – Sports Series McLaren will make its dynamic world debut tomorrow (July 12) at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed. The arrival of the new 600LT, which is built to excel on roads and race circuits alike, marks both the beginning of the next chapter in the McLaren ‘Longtail’ (LT) story and the setting of a ......read more
Kia Motors Europe has achieved a milestone for sales of cars bearing its industry-leading seven-year warranty, with three million cars now sold in Europe under the brand’s unrivalled quality promise. Kia first offered a seven-year powertrain warranty with the introduction of the first-generation Kia cee’d at the end of 2006, and launched a comprehensive ......read more
 
الظهور العالمي الأول لسيارة "فيجين مرسيدس-مايباخ ألتيميت لاكشري" - قيادة حصرية بأعلى المستويات كشفت الشركة المصنّعة للسيارات الفاخرة مرسيدس-بنز وللمرة الأولى عن سيارة "فيجين مرسيدس-مايباخ ألتيميت لاكشري" التي تعبّر عن أعلى مستوى من الحرفية والتميّز، وذلك خلال مشاركتها في معرض "أوتو تشاينا 2018" الذي أقيم في مدينة بكين ......read more
Last season DMC Sports TV was the only-free-to-air Arabic satellite channel in the Middle East region to broadcast the Formula E championship to the over 350 million people living in the Middle East and North Africa region. And since I was the commentator of this existing and innovative racing series, I was very happy when I read that the iconic Pininfarina brand and the well-known ......read more
Panasonic Jaguar Racing today unveiled the concept livery for the Jaguar I-TYPE 3, their Gen 2 race car for season five of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. As the British team continue their mission ‘Race to Innovate’, this marks another historic moment in Jaguar Land Rover’s electrification strategy. The Gen 2 race car is a bold, futuristic and dynamic design and a big ......read more
It seems that the image of Mercedes Benz in Egypt is slowly but surely disintegrating and falling apart, with both the existing Mercedes owners as well as the potential new Mercedes buyers. But even more critical for the image and reputation of the Mercedes brand, is that the image of Mercedes Benz Egypt is falling apart with the non-automotive mass media and with the specialized ......read more
BMW Middle East has further expanded its support of art and culture in the Middle East with a long-term partnership with Art Dubai. The three-year partnership, in collaboration with AGMC, the official BMW Group importer for Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is the latest initiative in BMW’s long-term arts and cultural engagement. For the past five decades, BMW has been ......read more
In Fiscal Year 2017 (31.12.2017), Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. achieved new historic landmarks. The Italian super sports car brand from Sant’Agata Bolognese increased worldwide sales by ten percent from 3,457 to 3,815 units. Thus, sales grew for the seventh consecutive year and almost tripled since 2010 (1,302 units). Turnover exceeded one billion Euro for the first time in ......read more
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