Lamborghini Teases Hardcore Huracan STO, Debuts November 18

The Lamborghini Huracan has been around since 2014, which means it's getting up there in supercar years. By comparison, production of the Gallardo it replaced lasted for 10 years, running from 2004 to 2014. So as the Huracan approaches the end of its production run, Lamb


Meet the Egyptian man with a collection of more than 100 vintage cars

Sayed Sima was about 25 years old when he began collecting vintage cars, attracted by their beauty and rarity, as well as their relatively cheap price tag. More than half a century later, Sima – a nickname derived from the Egyptian slang for cinema – now has a collection of


Infiniti's QX80 Black Edition arrives in the UAE: A car designed with the Gulf in mind

Infiniti has launched a new version of its powerhouse QX80 in the Middle East, the Black Edition. As you’d expect, it has added equipment and a few extra stylings to lift it from the standard model (which, even in its standard format, is already the manufacturer’s flagship vehicle).


A step up: Hyundai unveils a car with legs

For those days when four wheels won’t quite do it for you, Hyundai has unveiled a new concept vehicle – a car with legs. In collaboration with software company Autodesk, the Japanese manufacturer presented images of the Elevate, which it says will be a go-anywhere conveyance with &ldq


GMC finally unveils the all-new electric Hummer 2022

GMC has long been offering teasers in the shape of snippets of information and photos showing little, but it has now finally revealed the new Hummer in all its gargantuan glory.   Don’t expect anything like what came before, though, as the vehicle that has almost been a byword for raw


Chevrolet Corvette Stingray muscles into the UAE

  Muscle car fans will be pleased to hear of the arrival of the latest Chevrolet Corvette, and it’s the newest version of a model that can trace its lineage back to 1959. Yes, it’s the Stingray, and, as you’d expect, it’s a fearsome looker. Chevrolet isn’t


Jeep to bring electric Wrangler off-roader to the UAE next year

Jeep has plans to turn the desert green by introducing not only an electric Wrangler off-roader to the market next year, but also developing advanced, solar-powered charging stations that it hopes to dot among the sand dunes. The company’s global president Christian Meun


Jaguar introduces new F-Pace, XF and XE models

Jaguar has just released a trio of new models in the shape of the F-Pace, the XE and the XF. The astute will notice lots of Es, Xs and Fs littered among those names, but don’t be fooled, they’re all very distinct vehicles.   The F-Pace, Jaguar’s high-end SUV, is less an


Volkswagen’s desert-dwelling Touareg One Million model arrives in the Middle East

Volkswagen Touareg’s One Million model has arrived in the Middle East, complete with an array of exclusive equipment to lift it above its brethren. The astute won’t be surprised to learn the name references the milestone number of units the manufacturer has sold (though it’s pro


Boom Supersonic Rolls out Demonstrator Aircraft in Bid to Break Sound Barrier

Boom Supersonic on Wednesday unveiled its first demonstrator aircraft X-B1, which is scheduled to begin flight testing next year, in a milestone for the US startup planning a commercial airliner that can conquer the sound barrier. A handful of US companies are vying to bring back supersonic passe


Rolls-Royce Ghost arrives in the UAE

The new Rolls-Royce Ghost has arrived in the UAE, and was introduced amid the pomp and circumstance that generally accompanies a landing of this kind. Motoring media and fans of the brand alike gathered at the Abu Dhabi Motors showroom in Umm Al Nar to see the latest release from the fam


Elegance with a hint of jet fighter: The McLaren 2020 GT

I like the idea of Grand Tourers — GTs as they are known in the motor business. At their best, they combine the exhilaration of sports car driving with just a little bit more room and comfort, for when you are making the “grand tour” they are designed for.It is a segment of the l


Audi's nippy new e-tron Sportback whispers its way

Audi’s new electric e-tron Sportback has just made landfall at dealerships across the UAE and, saving the planet aside, the manufacturer has gone all out to make it both a practical and pretty option. Most would say the company has succeeded on the attractiveness front and, with a predicted


Pocket rocket: Abarth 695 limited-edition 70th Anniversario zips onto UAE roads

If the big cars that rattle the UAE’s roads have suddenly induced an urge to downsize, Abarth Middle East has launched a pocket rocket in the shape of the 695 70th Anniversario that could be just up your street. With just 1949 units available, a number which reflects the year the company wa


BMW shows off latest M3 and M4 tarmac tearaways

BMW has just unleashed imagery and specs for its new M3 and M4 vehicles, a pair of tarmac hooligans beloved by speed fiends the world over. This is the sixth generation of the M class, which has a history stretching back some 35 years, and new arrivals in it always provok


Ferrari Unveils First New Model after Pandemic Closure

Ferrari unveiled its first new model since the coronavirus pandemic temporarily closed much of the company's operations, unveiling a more powerful Portofino. The Portofino M is equipped with 612-horse power V-8 turbo engine, boosted from 592 horse power in the current version. According to the Ge


REVIEW - A growl of power: Bentley's new Bentayga hits the roads

It was big news ago five years ago when Bentley made their first foray into the luxury SUV space with the Bentayga.The illustrious British carmaker, renowned for over a century for its elite handcrafted saloons and touring cars, reckoned that the fast-growing SUV market was ripe for a new entrant.


Sophisticated thriller: The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

As I slipped behind the Caithness leather steering wheel of the Aston Martin DBS Superleggera, I felt a pang of nostalgia. For the next couple of days, test-driving this incredible vehicle, I knew I would be whisked back to my teenage years when I first saw an Aston - driven by actor Sean Connery




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