Porsche Shutters Operations in Iran

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Porsche Shutters Operations in Iran
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Last Friday, Porsche became the latest global automaker to end business in Iran as strong political tensions and the threat of nuclear capability build in the country. Two U.S.-based advocacy groups, The Iran Watch List and United Against a Nuclear Iran, launched a campaign against the Tehran regime in Iran when they found that the Iranian auto… Continue Reading...

Maserati GranTurismo S MC Sport Line Roars In Video

Maserati GranTurismo S MC Sport Line Roars In Video
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In the world of ultra-exclusive Italian sports cars, the Maserati GranTurismo S MC Sport Line is rarer than most. Only 12 examples were made, all of which were pearl white and were to be sold only in the Middle East. The reason why only twelve exist was to commemorate the number of titles Maserati has… Continue Reading...

BMW’s Largest Worldwide Dealership Now Open in Abu Dhabi

BMW’s Largest Worldwide Dealership Now Open in Abu Dhabi
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Following an investment from Abu Dhabi Motors, BMW has opened its largest showroom in the world in the Middle East. In 2011, BMW had its greatest sales year ever in the Middle East, recording more than 18,000 BMWs and Minis sold. What better way to celebrate the good year than with the opening of a… Continue Reading...

Half of Rolls-Royce Ghost Buyers Ordered Bespoke Vehicles

Half of Rolls-Royce Ghost Buyers Ordered Bespoke Vehicles
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It turns out that owning a Rolls-Royce isn’t rare enough on it’s own for the majority of people buying these ultra-luxury cars. No, the people willing and able to shell out for the best of the best seem to be afraid the valet will confuse their Ghost with the others outside the country club. According… Continue Reading...

Middle East Gets “American” VW Passat: Unveiled at Qatar Motor Show

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Middle East Gets “American” VW Passat: Unveiled at Qatar Motor Show
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Americans aren’t the only ones who love bigger cars, it turns out people in the Middle East do too. At least that’s the way it seems to us after learning that the American version of the Volkswagen Passat will premier at the 2012 Qatar Motor Show. As is often the case with German cars, there… Continue Reading...

Rolls Royce Announces Record Half Year Sales

Rolls Royce Announces Record Half Year Sales
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Rolls Royce Motor Cars has experienced tremendous success, enjoying a record half-year in 2011. The British automaker has seen an increase of sales by 64 percent worldwide, compared to the same period in 2010. Within the first six months of 2011, 1592 cars have been delivered to customers, and there is continued strong demand for… Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Launches Updated Corvettes for Middle East Market

Chevrolet Launches Updated Corvettes for Middle East Market
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Recently, Chevrolet introduced updated variants of the Corvette for Middle Eastern consumption, changes include a Grand Sport model with the dual mode exhaust system as standard (it’s optional on the base car in this region), along with two new paint colors. Continue Reading...

Lamborghini Reventon With Zero Miles On Sale In Dubai

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Lamborghini Reventon With Zero Miles On Sale In Dubai
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The 2008 Lamborghini Reventon is a very rare car. Only 20 were ever produced, so finding one for sale is not the easiest thing in the world. Finding one that has no mileage is even harder, but we have. With performance specs like 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds and a top speed of 211 mph,… Continue Reading...

GM To Launch Opel In Chile, Israel

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GM To Launch Opel In Chile, Israel
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General Motors’ Opel division is set to expand outside of Europe with its establishment in Chile and Israel. Reports say that GM has inked a deal with an independent distributor to sell Opel vehicles in Israel, independent of GM’s vehicle distribution channel in the country. Despite selling Buick, Chevrolet, Cadillac and Isuzu, through one channel,… Continue Reading...

Introducing ‘Drift Art’ an Interesting Blend Of Autocross And Drifting

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So clearly drifting has swept America by storm, skipping all the way across the ocean from Japan. And now it’s influencing other forms of motorsports out in the Middle East. But there is something interesting about what they’re trying to do: it’s not quite the drifting that we’re used to seeing, nor is it quite… Continue Reading...