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Damascus - Cairo / While the Italian JVD rally organizers and Egyptian automobile club officials in Cairo are busy with the start of the Pharaons Rally on the 4th of October, officials at the Syrian Automobile Club in Damascus have confirmed that four of the front-runners in the 2010 FIA Middle East Rally Championship have already entered the sixth round of the series, which takes ......read more
Paris-Cairo-Dubai / Following over 15 million sales in 37 years across 100 countries around the world Volkswagen has unveiled the seventh generation of the Passat at the Paris Motor Show. Establishing benchmarks in quality, design, economy and comfort the new Passat is not only the most advanced iteration yet but also the most efficient. A completely new look styled by Klaus ......read more
As always Mercedes Benz prepared some interesting surprises at Paris Motor Show. And unlike the other German competitors from Ingolstadt, Munich, Wolfsburg and Zuffenhausen all of those Mercedes surprises and new premieres will have an important impact on the markets in Egypt and the Middle East. Since style and technology are starting to play an important role at the purchase desicion ......read more
24.09.2010 / Maranello - Cairo - Dubai / Ferrari announced today the presentation of the SA APERTA at the Paris International Motor Show 2010. This is a special series model of which a strictly limited number of just 80 will be built. All have already been sold. Ferrari chose to build 80 SA Apertas in celebration of Pininfarina's 80th anniversary. The SA nomenclature also pays homage ......read more
24.10.2010 / Affalterbach – Cairo / The very impressive Mercedes SLS AMG will be writing new headlines again this weekend. On Saturday, 25th September 2010 the new SLS AMG GT3 will join the starting lineup on the racetrack for the first time. Bernd Schneider and Thomas J?¤ger will be taking part in the four-hour race for the VLN N?¼rburgring endurance championship. Training ......read more
Before the Formula 1 race, which took place yesterday at the famous Monza circuit, a lot of critics had limited the contenders for the 2010 drivers crown to Australian Red Bull driver Mark Webber and British Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver, after Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull), Jenson Button (Vodafone McLaren Mercedes) and Fernando Alonso (Scuderia Ferrari) failed to score any points during ......read more
Stuttgart/Cairo. With a power output of 408 hp, outstanding vehicle dynamics and emphatically sporty equipment, the new 911 Carrera GTS ascends to the pinnacle of the Carrera model series. 23 hp more than the 911 Carrera S enable the new GTS – available as Coup?© and Cabriolet – with 3.8-litre engine to close the gap up to the 911 GT3 with 435 hp. This additional ......read more
New Mercedes, Audi, Volkswagen, Infiniti and Nissan models will be unveiled in public for first time in Middle East at Expo Centre Sharjah during UAE’s largest auto show. Through their respective UAE dealerships, Mercedes, Volkswagen and Nissan have chosen The International Automobile Show (IAS) 2010 to publically unveil new models for the first time in the Middle East. ......read more
The “Mondial de l’Automobile�, which will be held in Paris from the 2nd to the 17th of October 2010, will be the highlight of the 2010 automotive year where a lot of cars will be presented to the public for the first time world wide and celebrate in Paris world premiere. Especially German car manufacturers, such as Audi, BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen are ......read more
Ingolstadt/Cairo 04.09.2010 - Audi is targeting a new vehicle class with the A7 Sportback. This large, elegant five-door model unites the emotion-packed character of a coupe with the comfort and prestige of a sedan and with the functional utility of a station wagon. With its lightweight body containing numerous aluminum components, the powerful and highly efficient V6 engines, the ......read more
دبي، في إطار احتفالات شركة جاكوار بالذكرى الخامسة والسبعين لتأسيسها، قام فريق تصميم جاكوار بعرض مشروعهم التصميمي الرائد، سيارة "XJ75 بلاتينيوم كونسيبت"، في معرض "كونورز ديليغانس" للسيارات الذي تجري فعالياته خلال الأسبوع الجاري بمدينة بيبل بيتش الأمريكية. وتعد سيارة "XJ75 بلاتينيوم كونسيبت" أول تصميم تطلقه شركة جاكوار ......read more
Vodafone McLaren and 2008 Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton regained the lead in the F1 World Championship with an almost error-free drive, leading from the first corner to the finish line in an incident filled Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps. Red Bull driver Mark Webber arrived in second place, with Renault's Robert Kubica completing the podium finishing third, while Felipe ......read more
The Volvo V60 makes its entry onto the car market with its sights firmly set on giving the all-new S60 sedan model a tough match over the title of "The Most Dynamic Volvo Model Ever". "Many of the customers who had an advance look at the new V60 during the development process feel that its attitude is at least as sporty as that of the all-new S60," says Volvo Cars Design Director ......read more
With the CLS, Mercedes-Benz created a new vehicle category in 2003 which for the first time combined the elegance and dynamism of a coup?© with the comfort and functionality of a saloon. The public were delighted, the competition astounded and a style icon was born: for years the CLS has endured as the only four-door coup?© in its class, and since October 2004 it has been the car of ......read more
19.08.2010 / Auburn Hills, Michigan - Cairo - Dubai / 'Breaking news from Chrysler Group LLC - First images of all-new 2011 Jeep Wrangler released' - That is what Chrysler press release stated today. And it is indeed a 'breaking' news in all means, especially for the 2010 Wrangler owners in Egypt and the Middle East who just bought their Made-in-Egypt Wranglers over the past few ......read more
? koda has announced the introduction of a 1.6 TDI CR 105bhp engine to its multi-award winning Superb range. The engine offers improved driveability, fuel consumption and CO2 over the 1.9 TDI PD unit which it replaces. Combined mpg has been improved by an impressive 6.9mpg for the Hatch, and 5.6mpg for the Estate while emissions have been reduced by a remarkable 19g/km and ......read more
12-08-2010 / Watford - Cairo / Only a few weeks after Mercedes Benz pioneered in offering the Vito E-Cell electric van, Iveco decided to launch its EcoDaily Electric van and chassis cab in the UK and Ireland, combining all the robustness, productivity and flexibility of its popular light commercial vehicle range into a model producing zero tailpipe emissions. The fully electric 3.5 ......read more
Mercedes Benz DTM driver Bruno Spengler won the fifth race of the 2010 DTM series held at the famous N?¼rburging circuit. His two teammates Paul di Resta and Garry Paffett completed the podium to emphasis the Mercedes dominance. Timo Scheider scored for Audi the best result for this week-end. After five races into the 2010 season, Bruno Spengler is on course for this year’s ......read more
Affalterbach - Cairo – Interested teams can now order the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3. The gullwing model for the racetrack is being delivered on time for the coming motorsport season, starting in February 2011. The sales price is €334,000(net) / €397,460 (incl. 19% VAT). Developed in accordance with the GT3 regulations of the FIA (F?©d?©ration Internationale ......read more
09.08.2010 / Wolfsburg - Palmela - Cairo / Since its market launch in 1974, the Scirocco compact sports coup?© has been the most successful Volkswagen in its segment: 795,650 vehicles were sold up to 1992. Currently, the third generation is being manufactured. On Friday (06.08.2010) , at the VW Autoeuropa - Autom?³veis Ltda. plant in Portugal, just two years after its market ......read more
Higher performance, lower consumption – the new S 63 AMG with a power output of up to 420 kW (571 hp). Affalterbach – The top-of-the-range S-Class V8 model, the Mercedes-Benz S 63 AMG, is to benefit from a completely newly developed powertrain. The AMG 5.5-litre V8 biturbo engine with a peak output of up to 420 kW (571 hp) and a torque of up to 900 Nm, in combination with ......read more
03.08.2010 / Dubai - San Francisco – Cairo / Unlike in Europe, the Volkswagen brand in Egypt and the Middle East is not enjoying the best image among both local and regional media representative as well as among existing VW owners and potential VW customers. Not only do we at autoarabia.org receive regularly emails and reader’s letters from extremely unsatisfied VW ......read more
02.08.2010 / Milwaukee - Cairo / Harley Davidson launched the first official pictures of its 2011 models this week. Highlight of the 2011 models is the new SuperLow, which is quite popular among hard-core HD fans. Returning to the model range will be the Electra Glide Classic and the Softail Deluxe. The Touring range now features a Twin Cam engine and the Softail models now have a ......read more


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