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Hyundai is becoming more and more popular in the Middle Eastern and North African markets, especially in the UAE and Egypt where the i30 was competing very bravely with the established competitors from Japan and Europe. Now this competition will become more fierce as Hyundai launched its new-generation i30 at the 2011 Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA), a vehicle the ......read more
IWC Schaffhausen presents the Portuguese Sid?©rale Scafusia, the most exclusive and complicated watch ever created by IWC. After ten years of intensive research, the Swiss watch manufacturer has succeeded in combining solar time with sidereal time in a single watch. Around 80 journalists representing the international trade press gathered in Schaffhausen to be initiated into the mysteries ......read more
German Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel moved even closer to his second consecutive world championship after scoring his eighth victory on the famous Monza circuit on the 11th of September 2011. When the red lights went off, Sebastian Vettel had to play second fiddle initially to the rocket-starting Scuderia Ferrari of Fernando Alonso, who took-off from P4 to sandwich Vodafone ......read more
Frankfurt / High Wycombe (UK) – Hyundai will be unveiling the new generation i30 at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) on the 13th September at 12.00hrs CET in Hall 6. The all-new C-segment i30 hatchback is set to build on the remarkable success of the current i30 model and is the next evolution of Hyundai’s fluidic sculpture form language. As well as the new i30, ......read more
We at Auto Arabia and Radio Masr 88.7 were the only Egyptian media to test-drive the KIA Rio in Portugal this week at the international launch event. And guess what?! … The car is really impressive! Not as impressive as a Lamborghini (although the Rio uses some Lamborghini design elements in the interior, thanks to ex-Volkswagen designer Peter Schreyer), but it is ......read more
فيراري تكشف النقاب عن 458 سبايدر الجديدة والمجهزة بسقف معدني صلب قابل للطي في معرض فرانكفورت للسيارات Maranello - Cairo, 11th September 2011 – أسدلت فيراري الستار عن سيارة 458 سبايدر الجديدة لتنضم إلى طراز 458 إيطاليا ضمن مجموعة سيارات فيراري المجهزة بمحرك V8 المثبت بوضعية وسطية. وفي حين تحافظ 458 سبايدر على عراقة فئتها من حيث الحلول ......read more
The Swedish racing legend, Boije Ovebrink, is not afraid to challenge other powerful vehicles with his hybrid truck, �Mean Green’. For example, at the Trucking Festival in Mantorp, Sweden on 27th August �Mean Green’ took part in an exciting race against a Ferrari sports car. It was a fierce contest with �Mean Green’, a converted Volvo VN featuring ......read more
Emirates Motor Company (EMC), Mercedes-Benz general distributors in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, has teamed up with its parent company’s five-star hotel and resorts property, Al Fahim Group’s Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, to grant EMC benefit cardholders the most elite services in Abu Dhabi as well as across the world. “EMC is delighted to enter into this new promising ......read more
2010 Formula1 World Champion and Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel and his team mate Mark Webber turned the tables ardently on McLaren and Ferrari to score a dominant Red Bull one-two in a breathtaking Grand Prix in Belgium on Sunday. The race began with slow-starting Jaime Alguersuari (starting from P6) in the Toro Rosso being hit at La Source by Bruno Senna’s Renault ......read more
Seoul, Dubai, Cairo / Hyundai Motor is providing a fleet of 50 vehicles to the organizing committee of 2011 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup as the exclusive official automotive supplier to the event, which takes place at Marina di Ravenna, Italy, from September 1-11. The cars available include the new i40, the compact crossover SUV ix35, the mid-size crossover SUV Santa Fe, ......read more
في زيارة لمستشفى 57357 - رئيس مجلس الإدارة والعضو المنتدب لشركة جنرال موتورز مصر:مستشفى 57357 صرح عملاق يؤكد قدرة الشعب المصري على تحدى العقبات والوصول للعالمية قام السيد ماريو سبانجينبرج – رئيس مجلس الإدارة والعضو المنتدب لشركة جنرال موتورز مصر- بزيارة تفقدية لمستشفى سرطان الأطفال حيث تفقد سيادته كافة أقسام المستشفى ......read more
London - Dubai - Cairo / Kia Motors Corporation has been awarded three environmental certificates by T?œV Nord, an independent technical inspection organisation, in recognition of the strong eco-credentials of its three newest models. The low tailpipe emissions of the new Kia Picanto, Rio and Optima, and the advanced manufacturing processes used in their production, resulted in ......read more
Bonneville (USA) - London - Cairo / ? KODA’s Octavia vRS has become the latest member to join Bonneville’s legendary 200 mph club. The 500 bhp â€?salt spec’ challenger – built to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the iconic vRS performance flagship badge – pushed its way through the 200 mph barrier, four days ahead of schedule. In doing so the ......read more
Dubai - Cairo / November stands to be the busiest month on wheels this year, with the Dubai International Motor Show, the region’s biggest and most influential automotive event, forecasting one of the biggest shows in its 22 year history, and a number of crowd-pulling newcomers choosing the show for their Middle East debuts. Running from 10 – 14 November 2011 at the ......read more
Watford (UK), Dubai, Cairo / Iveco in not only a popular choice with professional transport operators around the world, but also with a lot of governments, including Egypt and many others in the Middle East and North Africa region. Now Iveco is preparing to launch the latest evolution of its proven light commercial vehicle range. The Iveco Daily owes its success to sales in ......read more
London - Dubai - Cairo / Just weeks after widening the Wind Roadster range to include an enticingly affordable 1.2-litre version, the burgeoning Gordini line-up now takes in two extra Clios, priced from ?£14,000. The Gordini range has proved an immense hit, as illustrated by the success of Clio Gordini which accounts for 27 per cent of overall Clio Renaultsport sales in Europe ......read more
Dubai (UAE) - Milwaukee (USA) - Cairo (Egypt) - 09.08.2011 ... محرك (CAM 103™ POWER) يتسيد موديلات "هارلي ديفيدسون" للعام 2012 - الذكرى العاشرة لفئة (V-Rod).. و(Dyna) تنضم إلى دراجات الـ (Switchback Bagger) ... المزيد من القوة والأداء تمنحها "هارلي ديفيدسون" لعشاقها من خلال اعتماد محرك (Twin Cam 103™ powertrain) في غالبية موديلاتها من دراجات التطواف (Touring) والدراجات المنخفضة ......read more
جنرال موتورز مصر تحتفل بتخريج الدفعة الثانية من مركز التدريب الفنى بالتعاون مع مجلس التدريب الصناعى والمنصور للسيارات أقامت شركة جنرال موتورز مصر احتفالية كبيرة بمناسبة تخريج الدفعة الثانية من أول مركز تدريب فنى متطور فى صناعة السيارات فى مصر حيث أقامته شركة جنرال موتورز مصر باستثمارات قدرها 650 ألف دولار بالتعاون بين ......read more
Munich - Dubai - Cairo / The BMW X3 is becoming more and more popular not only in Germany and Europe, but also in Egypt and the Middle East. And while the Bavarian Auto Group in Egypt introduced the highly anticipated locally-assembled version of the X3 to its Egyptian customers and some of the local media a few weeks ago, the BMW headquarter in Munich is continuing its efforts ......read more
Wolfsburg - Dubai - Cairo / While Volkswagen owners in Egypt are suffering big-time from the very poor customer service of Volkswagen Egypt, we find the Volkswagen customers in the gulf region experiencing a totally different customer service. That is one of the reasons why Volkswagen Middle East announced the winners of its regional “Catch me if you can� car ......read more
Budapest / Abu Dhabi / Cairo - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes continued its winning series, when Jenson Button celebrated his 200th Grand Prix by winning the Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix in style, after an incident rich Hungarian race witnessed Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel and Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton take turns leading early on before the 2009 champion ......read more
في إطار حرصها علي دعم الاقتصاد المصري - جنرال موتورز مصر تصدر مبردات السيارات لنظيرتها في كولومبيا في خطوة جديدة نحو تنشيط الاقتصاد الوطني وسعيها لتشجيع الإنتاج المحلي, تقوم شركة جنرال موتورز مصر حالياً بتصدير مبردات السيارات إلى جنرال موتورز كولومبيا. حيث عملت الشركة على الاستفادة من استثماراتها من خلال شبكة ......read more
(Part 2) What is the first thing you do when you start to sweat? You tend instinctively to drink water like a camel, believing that this will be the best solution to replenish the lost amount of fluid. Unfortunately, this is a very dangerous behaviour no matter how young and fit you think you are. Drinking too much water can lead to a condition known as water intoxication ......read more


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