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Retro-racer teased by Infiniti

An imaginary barn-find turned into a real-life zero-emissions electric race car inspired by the fifties For Japanese manufacturer Nissan, November 8, 1989, is a notable date in history — it was only 28 years ago that spin-off luxury brand Infiniti started selling dressed up Nissans to Americans, and in doing…

Murray magic: New TVR coming next month

McLaren F1 designer Gordon ‘Captain Pure’ Murray has turned to the new TVR, and naturally the half-million-dirham sports car will come with a manual transmission… This year marked the 25th anniversary of the McLaren F1, noted by the wider automotive sphere as the epochal supercar and arguably the greatest road…

First custom car inspection centre opens in UAE

Yas Marina location will issue roadworthiness certificates to modified cars complying with official technical regulations in the UAE In response to the growth in aftermarket parts sales and the love of custom cars in the region, the Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology earlier this year brought into effect a…

Kahn launches million-dirham Land Rover Defender

Why buy a Land Rover Defender for AED170,000 when you can have one for nearly a million dirhams? May we introduce the new Kahn Flying Huntsman 105 Long Nose… British custom car company Kahn Design already showed off the Flying Huntsman 105 Long Nose earlier at this year’s Geneva motor…

Dubai Air Taxi preparing for take off

Dubai’s pledge to make a quarter of all mass transit journeys in the emirate of the autonomous variety by 2020 moves along with new task force set up to reach regulatory conclusions on pilotless air travel  When the Jetsons promised flying cars we didn’t realise we’d be waiting half a…

5 things Dubai commuters can look forward to in 2018

Dubai’s RTA gets to work on five key congested areas of the city with road improvements to ease traffic – does your commute take you through any of the locations? Here’s what you need to know… Dubai commuters are used to regular road congestion and long drives to work, but…

Honda launches redesigned 2018 City in the UAE

It’s a carry-over engine and transmission for the 2018 Honda City, but the design gets an update as does the equipment list.. Read on for full details and the price… The current generation Honda City was launched in 2014, and so the Japanese car maker already showed off its mid-life…

VIDEO: Watch the Lego McLaren 720S come to life

One-minute time lapse video of Goodwood Festival of Speed Lego McLaren 720S is hypnotic Any automotive related Lego product is one our favourite time wasters. However, it is always epic to see something life-size being put together — this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed saw McLaren Automotive bring to life…

2018 Aston Martin Vantage spied by Aston Martin

Aston Martin has scooped itself with spy pictures of itself, or rather, its upcoming next-generation Vantage sports car British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin has quite a story for us today as the Gaydon marque gave new meaning to auto-spying, sneakily managed to acquire spy shots of itself, or more…

Higher fuel prices announced in UAE for August

UAE announces new fuel prices effective from the month of August seeing an increase across the board for petrol and diesel… After three consecutive months of dropping fuel prices the good times are finally coming to an end this summer as the UAE announces new petrol prices initiated from this…


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