"The wraith of Love's sweet Rose is here, It haunts me everywhere! " ~ Frances Sargent Locke Osgood~ Perhaps this poetic  line  is what Rolls Royce had in mind, when it published the first official image of its new model Wraith, the most powerful...
World Luxury Expo, a main event of the Dubai Shopping Festival 2013, finished on a one hundred year high with Aston Martin, the quintessential British sports car brand, airlifting the latest Vanquish in spectacular style onto the helipad of...
The Arab world's first high performance luxury sports car, the LykanHypersport 2013 will be showcased at the Qatar Motor Show on the 29th of January. Only seven units will be produced of the ultra-luxury hypercar with the price set at...
The British ultra-luxury car maker has unveiled the new Bespoke Rolls-Royce Ghost vehicles, which honor the legendary Arab inventor Abbas Ibn Firnas. Firnas is regarded as the first man in history to make scientific attempts at flying. A 9th century...
The five-day Saudi International Motor Show 2012 concluded with an overwhelming response from all participants. The show was able to attract over 100,000 trade visitors, auto enthusiasts and car lovers. According to Zahoor Siddique, Vice President of Al-Harithy Company for...
General Motors Middle East and its dealer partners have reaffirmed their commitment to the Saudi market by outlining investment plans of up to USD 750 million by 2015. General Motors Middle East and dealers Aljomaih Automotive Company (AAC) and Universal Motors Agencies...
Iran Khodro, Iran’s main automobile company, announced on Wednesday it has the full capacity to cope with French car maker Peugeot's decision to halt exports of vehicle kits for assembly, reports coming from Tehran said. Ahmad Nematbakhsh, secretary of Iranian Automakers Association,...
Car sales in Saudi Arabia will hit SR94 billion ($25 billion) in 2013 amid plans of manufacturing automobile parts and assembling cars, organisers of an upcoming motor show in Riyadh said on Sunday. The Riyadh Motor Show 2012, the 29th international...
Aabar Investments minimized its holdings in the German car maker Daimler after the value of its investment saw a jump. It is worthwhile mentioning that the Abu Dhabi based company injected €1.95 billion (Dh9.41bn) into Daimler at the height of...
State-owned power supplier Abu Dhabi National Energy (TAQA) announced it has sold its 7% stake in US electric carmaker Tesla. TAQA, in which the Abu Dhabi government owns a 75% stake, said it made a profit of $113m on the...
A US company has displayed a new prototype car at the New York International Auto show that is licensed not only to drive but also to fly. “This street legal aeroplane is the world’s first vehicle to have met both...
A-MAP Successfully Launches Products at Commercial Vehicles Middle East Exhibition Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai continues to maintain its position as the Middle East's automotive hub, following the extremely successful Commercial Vehicles Middle East (CVME) exhibition this month. The lack of...
Toyota has announced it aims to sell hydrogen powered cars in the “tens of thousands” by 2020, a significant commitment to fuel-cell technology by one of the industry’s top car making company. The Japanese automobile giant said it planned to...
The Mobile World Congress is held every year in Barcelona, Spain, during the last week of February. The aim of this the largest consumer mobile phone trade show in the world is to introduce some fascinating mobile technologies and concepts...
At a time when authorities around the world are trying to put curbs on various distractions while driving, including talking on mobile phone, automotive industry seems to be putting more advanced technologies and gadgets into our automobiles. Last week's International...
  Delhi Auto Expo 2012 has geared up to unveil around 50 new models of both national and international car and motorcycle manufacturers, many of them eco-friendly. There will also be fuel efficient and new SUV car models that will...
From the last few years, flashy cars have made a big impact in the Indian car market and has registered a meteoric rise in sales. Executives and CEOs in India are finding themselves incomplete without owning a sleek Germany...
Imagine, you have to drive from Dubai to Abu Dhabi along Shaikh Zayed Road. It would be an approximately 90 minutes drive but would it not be more productive, and perhaps, relaxing if you were 'driving' in a driverless...
Increasing cost of raw materials and currency fluctuations resulted in declining profits of TATA Motors as its second quarter net income shows a decline in comparison to last year. Bloomberg estimates a drop in profit by Rs20.9 billion ($411 million)....
With the Middle East predicted to witness unprecedented growth within the luxury car segment over the next five years, luxury car manufacturers like Audi, Mercedes, Rolls Royce, Aston Martin are set to showcase their most dazzling models at this...
Toyota plans to build the vital components of its third Prius hybrid car model from China, a move to boost sales. Toyota will have a joint venture with China FAW Group Corp, a leading Chinese carmaker and plans to...

Audi AG is leading an optimistic drive among major automakers to bolster production, with the luxury car maker on a dynamic hiring spree to expand its production capacity by as much as 57%. These moves come at a time...
Location: Dubai The Story 5 employees of Al Ahli Driving Institute were caught for taking bribes from students and have been sentenced to 6 months in prison. The amount of the bribes taken by each man totaled to Dh 34, 000. The...
Nissan Motor Co said on Sunday it aimed to boost its sales in Japan in a move that would also help reduce exports by as much as a third and reduce the impact of the yen's crippling strength. As the...
The UAE automotive trade experienced a growth spurt of a $ 1.9 billion from 2009 to 2010 (a 19.7 % rise). Additionally, for both the years, the imports of all car types increased by 31.3%. The figures were drawn by...

It has been a year-over-year sales gain for Chrysler Group, with a sales of 93, 313 since last July. It is a 20% increase that has topped the 16th month of a continuous gain in sales. Jeep was ahead in...
The Dubai International Motor Show (DIMS) has certainly moved up many strides since its inception 11 years back. In UAE's calendar, it is the most awaited biggest event this year. November is expected to be the busiest month on wheels...
The opening of Ferrari World generated a lot of buzz in the UAE, not just because of the prestigious brand but because there have been no new theme parks in the country for years. Located on Yas Island, the...
After a successful 20 year partnership with Al Habtoor motors, Aston Martin is parting ways, as part of a strategic expansion plan in the Middle East and North Africa to emphasize the company as a maker of luxury products...
The Gulf region has become a hot market for luxury cars, despite the political turmoil in parts of the Middle East. It is seen that wealthy Arabs are all set to buy a record number of vehicles from the...