Road Tests

2007 Jeep Commander | road test

  That’s what we thought when taking the Jeep Commander out for a stroll, only to find out that true to its name, this new seven-seater showed just who the boss really is. Read on… Car manufacturers are constantly looking at ways and means to develop new models. While most…

2007 Nissan Pathfinder | road test

  One of the few global manufacturers to offer a complete range of SUVs throughout major markets worldwide, Nissan introduced the all-new Pathfinder in the Middle East region at last year’s 8th Middle East International Motor Show in Dubai with sales beginning in April this year. The new Pathfinder arrives…

2007 Mercedes S Class | road test

2007 Mercedes S Class | road test

  There is no denying the fact that we are unashamed enthusiasts here who love performance oriented machinery across the entire spectrum of cars sold in the Middle East region and use them more with kph in the forefront of our existence rather than counting pennies left over in the…

2007 Renault Megane CC | road test

In a market segment in which fashion is all-important, the smart-looking 2007 Renault Megane CC will find favour with some; until something fresher comes along.…

2007 Porsche Cayenne S Turbo | road test

  TRACTION! IT WAS ALL ABOUT traction and I hadn’t even sat in the damned car as yet. When the call had come to hotfoot it to Dubai to drive the latest breathed on version of Porsche’s much reviled but highly successful SUV, I was wondering what the hell the…

2006 Kia Rio | road test

Is this really a Kia product? This was the very first thought that came to my mind about the new 2006 Kia Rio.…

2007 Skoda Octavia | road test

Overall, the 2007 Skoda Octavia is an impressive car, offering a combination of good design, performance, comfort and practicality at very attractive price.…

2006 Honda Jazz | road test

2006 Honda Jazz | road test

  “By and large, jazz has always been like the kind of a man you wouldn’t want your daughter to associate with”, said Duke Ellington, American jazz composer, pianist and bandleader in the mid seventies. That was then, until Honda decided to play a different note and change that! A…

2007 Mercedes-Benz GL | road test

A geological hotspot, Iceland became an automotive hotspot when Mercedes Benz decided to conduct an international media drive for the 2007 Mercedes GL here.…

2007 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart | road test

Ride along and see how the humble Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart can really spice up the drive to work.…