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11.01.2011 / London - Dubai - Cairo / Customer deliveries of the new seven-seat Mazda5 1.6 diesel start in January 2011 and the model has among the best residual values in the compact multi-activity vehicle segment. The arrival of the 1.6-litre 115ps 138g/km turbo diesel unit, which is available in TS2 or Sport trim, completes the Mazda5 line-up following the launch of 1.8 ......read more
11.01.2011 / Wolfsburg - Dubai / At the halfway point of the Dakar Rally, Volkswagen holds the top two positions overall and all four Race Touareg 3s continue to set the pace over each gruelling stage. The event, which covers more than 9,600 km though South America, is currently led by the 2010 Dakar winning duo of Carlos Sainz and Lucas Cruz, with Nasser Al-Attiyah and Timo ......read more
11.01.2011 / Detroit-Crewe-Dubai / Wolfgang D?¼rheimer (52) prepared for his new role as the Chairman and Chief Executive of Bentley Motors at the Detroit Motor Show today when he accepted the keys to one of the company’s most revered cars – W.O. Bentley’s 1930 8-litre saloon which was his official company car. The 8-litre, now owned by Bentley Motors and ......read more
07.01.2011 / Stuttgart - Cairo - Dubai / While some awesome Mercedes models such as the luxury-SUV GL-Class, the sophisticated and trendy R-Class as well as the very practical and high-quality people-mover Viano are, for many well-known reason among the regional media, hugely underrated in the Middle East and GCC region and thereby are overtaken by the Japanese competitors, it seems ......read more
07.01.2011 / London - Cairo - Dubai / Volvo has been offering a free chauffeuring service into Central London since 4th of January 2011 in three of its low-emission DRIVe models to mark the introduction of the new Greener Vehicle Discount for the capital’s Congestion Charge. New rules mean that from today, any Euro 5 compliant car–regardless of powertrain with ......read more
07.01.2011 / London - Cairo - Dubai / This week BMW, the Official Automotive Partner of London 2012, announced the launch of the BMW London 2012 Performance Team. An initiative designed to provide Team GB and ParalympicsGB with support as they prepare for the Games on and off the field, with plans already underway to utilise BMW’s technological and performance ......read more
07.01.2011 / Mlad?? Boleslav - Cairo - Dubai / A total of 10 Fabia Super 2000 will appear at the legendary Monte Carlo Rally this month (19th-22nd). This is the opening round of the 2011 Intercontinental Rally Challenge Series (IRC), in which ? koda will defend its 2010 Manufacturers’ and Drivers’ titles. ? koda Motorsport (factory team) will appear with both of ......read more
31.12.2010 / Beaulieu - Cairo - Dubai / Fans of Top Gear can now see three new cars from The Three Wise Men Christmas Special, in the World of Top Gear exhibition at Beaulieu. For the 2010 Top Gear Christmas Special, the show’s producers sent presenters Jeremy, Richard and James on their most dangerous challenge to date; following the path of the three wise men, starting ......read more
25.12.2010 Toyota Hilux pick-ups in the Middle East and North Africa regions are usually very basic white single-cabin pick-ups and extremely boring. Not so, the Toyota Hilux we will present to you today. So, if Santa didn’t already have Rudolf and a flying sledge he would probably go for that extreme version of the Toyota Hilux. The unstoppable Toyota Hilux is ......read more
25.12.2010 / Dubai - Detroit / In recent years Kia Motors’ design-led transformation has been delivering production vehicles – such as the Soul, Sportage and Sorento – that bear a very close resemblance to the original concept designs that preceded them. At the 2011 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Kia will make another dramatic design ......read more
22.12.2010 / Wolfsburg - Kuala Lumpur - Dubai / The Volkswagen Group is gradually expanding its activities in Southeast Asia under its Strategy 2018 growth program. Christian Klingler, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG, and representatives from the partner company DRB Hicom today signed an agreement for local vehicle assembly in the presence of Malaysian Prime ......read more
"رينج روڤر إيڤوك" كوبيه الجديدة تُعرض في منطقة الشرق الأوسط للمرة الأولى. سوف يتيح معرض الكويت الدولي للسيارات الفرصة الأولى لمشاهدة الإصدار كوبيه من سيارة "رينج روڤر إيڤوك" الجديدة في منطقة الشرق الأوسط. وتجدر الإشارة إلى أن "إيفوك" الثورية الجديدة قد أرست معايير جديدة في مجال هندسة وتصنيع وتصميم السيارات، وستكون أخفّ ......read more
What can keep you organised 365 days of the year, is bursting with colourful and fun images, and at just ?£5 helps one of the leading cancer charities in the UK? It’s the official smart 2011 calendar, just launched. With all profits going to the Breast Cancer Campaign it could prove the perfect gift this Christmas. Hundreds of smart owners, members of destinationsmart.co.uk, ......read more
07.12.2010 / Wolfsburg - Cairo / The Dakar Rally is known as the toughest rally in the world as it is a technological endurance test, a driving and navigational challenge as well as a marathon in terms of logistics. All of that at the same time. In January Volkswagen will tackle the world’s biggest challenge which motorsport has to offer with four newly developed ......read more
جاكوار تعرض أسرع سيارة من طراز "XKR" في معرض أبوظبي الدولي للسيارات دبي، 7 ديسمبر 2010: يقوم روبن كولغان، مدير عام جاكوار لاندروڤر الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا وباكستان، اليوم بالكشف عن سيارة الإصدار الخاص "XKR" من جاكوار، وذلك في معرض أبوظبي الدولي للسيارات. ويوفر هذا التطور المثير الذي يشهده طراز XK زيادة كبيرة في السرعة القصوى ......read more
07.12.2010 / Dubai / It is a week full of celebrations for Qatar. Only a few days after Qatar won the bid for hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup, it is now Qatari driver Misfer Al Marri and his fellow driver Nasser Al Attiyah who made the Qataris feel proud again when Al Attiyah won the Dubai Rally while his fellow driver Al Marri won the 2010 FIA Middle East rally title ......read more
06.12.2010 / London-Cairo-Dubai / Middle Eastern consumers with preferences for hybrid and environment-friendly cars living in the UK, will be happy to hear this news. The improved Honda Insight hybrid, featuring adjusted suspension to improve ride comfort and NVH levels and enhanced trim levels is now on British roads. Prices in the UK start at ?£16,325 for the SE model, but ......read more
06.12.2010 / For the third year running, the new season of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) will kick off with the Monte Carlo rally, and Peugeot will be bidding to win the event with a host of familiar names. This year will see ten Peugeot 207 S2000s line up to contest the 100th anniversary of the legendary Monte Carlo rally. This strong showing has just one aim, to mark ......read more
Gaydon-Warwickshire / Cairo / Dubai / Land Rover is known in many Middle Eastern and African countries for its unique driving capabilities in sand and on bad-condition roads. Same applies for its capabilities on snow, because this week Land Rover loaned two of its Discovery 4 models to the London Ambulance service, to help their stranded employees get to work. Dr Ralf Speth, CEO ......read more
30.11.010 / In a historic moment for Nissan and zero emission vehicles, the 100% electric Nissan LEAF has been awarded 2011 European Car of the Year. The world’s first mass-marketed, affordable, zero-emission vehicle for the global market beat 40 contenders to win motoring’s most important accolade. This is the first time in the 47-year history of the annual competition ......read more
Hyundai has equipped the Hyundai ix35 with two new entry engines. The Korean SUV model will be now available for sale with a small-sized 1.6 direct injection petrol engine in addition to a turbocharged diesel version. Interesting for the Egyptian market due to its 1.6 liter engine, is the new direct injection petrol engine, which has an output of 135 hp and 164 Nm torque. This ......read more
25.11.2010 / WOKING, UK - Cairo - Abu Dhabi / The McLaren MP4-12C, the first in a range of high-performance sports cars from McLaren Automotive, goes on sale in the UK and Europe in spring 2011 at a groundbreaking price for a carbon chassis-based car. At ?£168,500* in the UK, and from €200,000 in the EU, it will be the only car in its competitor set to: â– offer a ......read more
25.11.2010 / Gaydon - Cairo - Dubai / Aston Martin Racing has launched a new Vantage GT4 for 2011. The new V8 engined racing car takes design inspiration from Aston Martin’s V12 Vantage road car, giving it enhanced aerodynamics and increased downforce. It also has a remapped 4.7 litre engine offering increased levels of power and torque. As with the current 4.7 litre ......read more


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