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Arabian automobiles launch the new infiniti m in dubai

Arabian automobiles launch the new infiniti m in dubai

Dubai – Arabian Automobiles recently celebrated the launch of three new Infiniti 2007 models: the FX crossover, the all new G Sedan and the long awaited M in the United Arab Emirates. Addressing the gathering that comprised of senior Infiniti executives from Japan, VIPs and media representatives, General Manager of…

Volvo advanced safety innovation wins safety and technology award

Volvo advanced safety innovation wins safety and technology award

London – Volvo’s advanced safety innovation, BLIS (Blind Spot Information System), the first system of its kind to be introduced to help avoid the risks of accidents caused by blind spots, has won the Safety and Technology Award 2006. BLIS uses an intelligent digital camera system incorporated into both door…

Piccini and Deletraz wrap up the motorcity gt 500

Piccini and Deletraz wrap up the motorcity gt 500

Dubai – Aston Martin DBR9 drivers, Piccini and Deletraz won the MotorCity GT 500, the tenth and final round of the MotorCity GT 500, in a heated competition at the Dubai Autodrome yesterday. The day started with a warm up session where the drivers were given only 15 minutes to…

Volkswagen unveils the new passat r36

Volkswagen unveils the new passat r36

Wolfsburg – Volkswagen is set to release its most potent ‘R’ model yet – the Passat R36.  Joining the Golf R32 and only the second model in the Volkswagen line-up to carry the ‘R’ badge the new car will be not only the fastest Passat but also the fastest estate…

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

Los Angeles – Aston Martin will unveil one of the most eagerly anticipated convertibles of the year when the V8 Vantage Roadster is revealed at the 2006 Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday 29th November. Aston Martin Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dr Ulrich Bez said: “The V8 Vantage Roadster…

2006 Cadillac SLS showcased in China

2006 Cadillac SLS showcased in China

Detroit – Shanghai General Motors is showcasing a brand new luxury saloon at this year’s international motor show in Beijing, Auto China 2006, which begins on November 18. The Cadillac SLS has been designed for the Chinese market and is based on the STS luxury saloon. The interior has been…

Maybach to unveil world s most powerful chauffeur driven saloon

Maybach to unveil world s most powerful chauffeur driven saloon

  Dubai – Maybach, the luxury brand with an illustrious past, is adding a fourth variant to its line-up with the newly developed 62 S model. The new flagship model in the Maybach range celebrates its world premiere at the “Auto China 2006” international motor show in Beijing later this…

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Dubai – Toshiyuki Shiga, Nissan Motor Company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) visited Dubai recently as part of Nissan’s global update on the Value-Up plan. As a testament to Nissan Value-Up objectives Nissan commits to achieve over 50% growth over the Nissan 180 sales achievement in the region. Shiga explained the…

Volvo opens accident research centre in china

Volvo opens accident research centre in china

Shanghai – As part of its ongoing commitment to reducing the number of road accidents and casualties, Volvo is setting up a joint Traffic Accident Research Centre in China which it hopes will help contribute to road safety in the world’s most populated country. Volvo’s in-house traffic accident research function…

Volkswagen creates futuristic nanospyder concept

Volkswagen creates futuristic nanospyder concept

Santa Monica – A team of highly creative Volkswagen designers based in California have unveiled their own unique take on the future of modern transportation. The result is the Volkswagen Nanospyder. Futuristic nanotechnology supported by hydrogen fuel cells, solar power, wheel-mounted electric motors and inflatable organic body panels combine to…


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