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2018 Peugeot 5008 SUV launched in the UAE

French car manufacturer has increased its crossover range in the Middle East to three models with the newly-launched 2018 Peugeot 5008 starting from AED99,900 With the all-new 2018 Peugeot 5008 SUV, French car manufacturer Peugeot has launched its third crossover model in the region and will hope to attract buyers…

“The Middle East is a natural target for EVs”: Francois Bancon, Vice President Product Strategy, Infiniti Global

On the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, we spoke to Francois Bancon, Vice President Product Strategy, Infiniti Global and Jeurgen Schmitz, then, Managing Director, Infiniti Middle East, about the brand, the mental Black S Project, women drivers in Saudi and a lot more… Words: Tim Ansell AME: Infiniti Middle…

New Toyota Camry lands with V6

Toyota has just launched the all-new Camry in our region ready to go on sale, and we can see more than a few RTA guys rubbing their hands together So, who are you calling beige now? Toyota has just released the all-new Camry in our region and it’s the most…

2018 Bentley Bentayga Pikes Peak challenge

Bentley will attempt to tame the infamous Race to the Clouds in the 2018 Bentayga SUV Apparently, the Nürburgring is a bit last week if you are Bentley. While most manufacturers are still indulging in some good old sabre rattling at the famed German circuit, the Crewe carmaker has decided…

Land Rover resurrects iconic Defender, at a price!

The Brits resurrect the Land Rover Defender for just one more last final no-really-we’re-serious-this-time run with a V8-engined limited 70th anniversary edition for AED760,000! No, you’re not confused. Land Rover really did hype the heck out of the Defender’s end of production in 2016, going on and on about the…

Toyota reveals all-new Avalon

New fifth-generation, 2019 Toyota Avalon shares platforms with Lexus and introduces loads of new kit and tech to the model including, wait for it… Engine Sound Enhancement For the fifth-generation Avalon, Toyota has decided to go all out in an attempt to make the model more relevant to private car…

Ford reveals new Edge ST performance crossover

Performance crossovers have long been a thing, but now Ford’s launching a performance budget crossover with the new Edge ST It was only a matter of time – the Blue Oval is selling more crossovers than ever and in its home market in the US Ford has just posted the…

Take a look at the new Mercedes G-Class

Before the car is due for its official world premiere at the Detroit motor show this month, we get a look at the new Mercedes-Benz G-Class and guess what, they ain’t fixing what ain’t broken… Well, it only took them four decades but Mercedes-Benz is finally ready for the world…

This Q Inspiration concept is the new Infiniti flagship, kinda

Ready for the Detroit motor show later this month, Japanese luxury brand Infiniti will premiere the Q Inspiration concept car meant to preview a future flagship Nissan’s luxury arm Infiniti really wants to be taken seriously at the whole premium thing. The brand is flying high at the moment with…

Take a sneak peek at the 2019 Mercedes G-Class interior

Mercedes-Benz has for the first time revealed shots of the new G-Class’ interior which will come next year as a 2019 model just in time for the 40th anniversary party… Mercedes-Benz has been peddling its trustworthy Geländewagen in dozens of forms since 1979, and the boxy legend just doesn’t want…