2018 Honda Accord aims for sector domination
With consumer hunger for crossovers increasing by the day, it may be easy to write off the launch of a new midsize sedan as no big deal. When the new midsize sedan is a Honda Accord, however, it’s still very much a big deal. For 41 years and nine... Read more
10 customers of Al Habtoor Motors each win a Lancer EX car
Al Habtoor Motors, Mitsubishi’s official dealer in the UAE, has announced the names of the 10 winners of its Ramadan promotion for Lancer EX cars. The winners include: Sultan Murshed Esmaeel Alastad, Ramy Mohamed Tawadros Badros, Tapas K. Roychowdhory, Rana Caye Garces, Mohamed Reda Saad Zaghlool, Raymond Scholly Michelle,... Read more
Get a close look at the new Lexus-branded SKYJET
In anticipation of ‘Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets’, coming to movie theatres on July 21, Lexus has launched two custom ads and a featurette that offer fans an in-depth look at the movie’s Lexus-branded SKYJET, arriving in 2740. The spot provides the most in-depth look yet... Read more
As you drive this summer are you rolling on safe tyres?
With the temperature on the rise across the UAE, there are ever increasing cases of tyre bursts on roads and highways. Tyre bursts on busy highways can cause major accidents, which is why it is very important to get your tyres checked, especially during summer, to prevent danger on... Read more
Al-Futtaim Motors and Dubai Police to heighten road safety
Al-Futtaim Motors has announced its official sponsorship of Dubai Police’s participation in the Ministry of Interior’s “Summer Without Accidents” campaign aiming at promoting road safety among residents in the UAE and educating motorists on summer-related accident causes. Yousuf Al Raeesi, Director of Government Affairs at Al-Futtaim Motors, said: “Al-Futtaim... Read more
Chevrolet gives parents an extra set of eyes with new technology
Summer is here and Chevrolet wants to help parents avoid situations where summer moments become tragic incidents. With school out of the way, more children are spending time outside drawing chalk pictures on the driveway, blowing bubbles into the wind or riding bicycles around the neighbourhood. According to the... Read more
Take note as RTA will implement new driver licence stipulations from July 1 onwards
With effect from July 1, 2017, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will start implementing the new Executive Regulation of the Federal Driving & Traffic Law as revised by the Ministerial Resolution (177) for 2017 (Article 84 governing the issuance and renewal of driver licences) in the UAE.  ... Read more
You can smile as petrol prices fall by 10 fils per litre in July
For the second straight month in a row the price of fuel in the UAE is coming down – a move that tens of thousands of motorists across the country will appreciate. As per the UAE Ministry of Energy, with effect from July 1, 2017, the price of petrol... Read more
Did you know that holding your car’s key fob to your head extends its range?
Almost invariably and almost every summer there are a raft of hearsays that do the rounds. From frying an egg on your car bonnet, to suggesting a dirty car gets better mileage than a clean one – it doesn’t, by the way. One myth that repeatedly rears its head... Read more
Feature your birthday or other personally significant date on your Dubai number plate! How cool is that?
If you are a resident of the UAE and wish to have your birthday date or other personally significant date featured on your Dubai car registration number plates you can now do so. How so, you want to know? Here’s how it works: Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA),... Read more