Monday 20 February 2017

Massive progress in night driving visibility

New car headlight technology means modern drivers do live in an “age of enlightenment”, with a stark contrast between the night-time driving visibility enjoyed today and the drastically less effective headlamps their grandparents used to light the road ahead, says Ford.


Roads will be free of traffic jam, accidents soon: Tesla CEO

Roads will be populated with self-driving automobiles, eliminating traffic jams in as few as five years and there will be no more traffic accidents, predicted Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla. Speaking on the future of transportation, specifically the impending arrival of autonomous cars,


Emirates Motor sponsors The Abu Dhabi Tour

Emirates Motor Company (EMC), the authorised Mercedes-Benz distributor in Abu Dhabi, UAE and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group, will be sponsoring The Abu Dhabi Tour, the world-class cycling event for the third year in a row. EMC will be providing 70 vehicles from its exclus


Hyundai to debut all-new 2018 Accent

Hyundai Motor Company will host the world premiere of the All-new 2018 Accent subcompact today (February 16), at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto. Hyundai has released a teaser image and video ahead of the car’s public unveiling, suggesting a fresh, confident


Global aftermarket players to join Automechanika Dubai

An upward trend of both vehicle sales and spare parts demand across the Middle East has been welcomed by global automotive aftermarket players, as they ready themselves for the return of the region’s largest automotive service industry trade fair in Dubai. While macroeconom


Toyota recalls all Mirai fuel cell cars

Toyota Motor Corp said it was recalling all of the roughly 2,800 zero-emission Mirai cars on the road due to problems with the output voltage generated by their fuel cell system,  a Reute


GM in talks with Peugeot parent over Opel sale

General Motors is considering the sale of its Europe-based Opel and Vauxhaul brands to French automotive manufacturer PSA Group, the parent company of Peugeot and Citroen. The two companies “are exploring numerous strategic initiatives aiming at improving profitability and


McLaren Automotive to set up new Composites Technology Centre

McLaren Automotive has announced the first details of its new Composites Technology Centre based close to the campus of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) at the University of Sheffield. Built with support from Sheffield City Council, the new Centre will be respons


Dubai RTA buys 200 Tesla electric vehicles

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with Tesla, a world-leading manufacturer of autonomous electric vehicles, for buying 200 electric vehicles fitted with several components of autonomous driving technologies. The new vehicles will add to the


Tesla launches Model S, Model X in UAE

Tesla, the electric vehicles company, today will begin accepting online orders for its Model S and Model X in the UAE. Customers in the UAE can now visit the online design studio to customise and order the Tesla vehicle that best suits their lifestyle. First orders of Model S and

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