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2018 Genesis G70 revealed

New 2018 Genesis G70 joins the Korean company’s G80 and G90 to complete the sedan line-up At the company’s design centre in Nankang, South Korea, Hyundai-Kia’s luxury marque Genesis just revealed the new 2018 G70 sedan before the model starts rolling out to global markets later this month. Going up…

Memories of 1994: Audi and Porsche team up for 2018 RS4 Avant

In 1994 Porsche’s Zuffenhausen factory built Audi its first RS-labelled model, the RS2 Avant — now the 2018 Audi RS4 Avant uses a Porsche-developed 450 horsepower engine. They’re back together again, people… Audi always makes us wait… The first RS Audi was the 1994 Audi RS2 Avant built in partnership…

Now you can race an electric Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar has launched the world’s first electric single-make racing series with its I-Pace zero-emissions crossover The new I-Pace crossover will go on sale in 2018 as the first electric Jaguar ever, capable of 0-100km/h in about four seconds with a driving range of 500km from the 90kWh lithium-ion battery. Driven…

Dubai gets lower speed limits

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and Dubai Police are reducing the speed limit on two main arteries in Dubai from next month From October 15, the speed limit on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road and Emirates Road will drop from the current 120km/h to 110km/h, it was announced yesterday.…

VIDEO: Watch the Bugatti Chiron hit 400km/h

Former Indy 500 and Monaco Grand Prix winner Juan Pablo Montoya sets new world record in a Bugatti Chiron Bugatti has taken claim to a new speed world record with the 1,500-horsepower Chiron taking 41,96 seconds do go from zero to 400km/h and brake down to zero again. The Molsheim…

This is the 2018 Toyota Prado

Toyota showed up at the Frankfurt motor show with a global premiere of the facelifted 2018 Prado The big news for Japanese manufacture Toyota over at this week’s Frankfurt motor show was the announcement of a new, sportier line of upcoming hybrid models in the plans. As far as we…

Porsche’s new Cayenne Turbo is as quick as a 911 GT3

At the Frankfurt motor show this week Porsche premiered the new third-generation Cayenne Turbo — it does 0-100km/h in 3.9 seconds… It was only a couple of weeks ago when Auto Middle East went to the rooftop of Porsche’s museum in Zuffenhausen to check out the new third-generation 2018 Cayenne,…

Chery’s new Exeed brand wants to go global

Chinese manufacturer Chery is exploring global expansion avenues with a new nameplate, Exeed, previewed by the TX crossover at the Frankfurt motor show Chinese manufacture Chery has announced a new global product onslaught with a particular focus on breaking into the European market within the next few years under a…

New 2018 Megane Renault Sport is the first hot hatch with rear-wheel steering

From next year the new Renault Megane hot hatch will come with the choice of 280 or 300 horsepower and four-wheel steering as standard Just revealed at the Frankfurt motor show the new 2018 Megane Renault Sport (the French, quirkily — or stupidly — decided to name it back to…

Subaru launches new fifth-gen 2018 Impreza

Yes, you need to take a second glance, but the 2018 Subaru Impreza is all-new and coming to a showroom near you in the UAE soon Sure, Japanese manufacturer Subaru needs to start employing some actual automotive designers soon and perhaps launch something vaguely attractive looking every once in a…

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