Automotive News & Views for OMAN

2018 Ford Mustang revealed at Detroit Auto Show

Published on Jan 19, 2017 In a slightly unconventional manner, and one that seems to have upset many enthusiasts around the world, Ford unveiled the 2018 Mustang a week into the Detroit Auto Show. Perceived as an attempt to maximize global coverage, the American marque revealed the refreshed Ford F-150 at the start of th...

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McLaren Automotive caters to growing customer base with new showroom in Dubai

Published on Jan 17, 2017 Al Habtoor Motors, the sole distributor for McLaren Automotive in the UAE, has opened a new 647m² state of the art showroom on Dubai’s bustling Sheikh Zayed Road. The most technically advanced McLaren sales facility globally, the new showroom marks five years since the brand entered t...

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2017 Geely Emgrand X7 Sport launched in the UAE

Published on Jan 16, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية Off to a roaring start, Chinese automaker Geely launches the highly anticipated Emgrand X7 Sport to the UAE public. Introduced to the market via pre-bookings, the first batch of X7s were sold long before the vehicles touched UAE shores. Raymond Ma, Group General Manager ...

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Ford Bronco confirmed for global return

Published on Jan 16, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية The Ford Bronco, a vehicle that spanned thirty years from 1966 to 1996 and one that holds a special place in the heart of off-road enthusiasts across the globe, is set to make a global comeback. Confirmed by Ford’s Executive Vice President and Chief Technical Officer ...

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BMW Group partners with Intel and Mobileye to manufacture autonomous vehicles

Published on Jan 12, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye recently announced that a fleet of approximately 40 autonomous BMW vehicles will be on the roads by the second half of 2017, demonstrating the significant advancements made by the three companies towards fully autonomous driving. You might al...

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2018 Toyota Camry revealed at Detroit Auto Show

Published on Jan 12, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية The Toyota Camry is a vehicle that has graced the Japanese brand’s line-up since 1982 and one that has become synonymous with the D-segment of the market. Offering buyers, the ideal blend of comfort, practicality and affordability, the Camry is an important model for ...

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Faraday Future challenges Tesla with 1050 horsepower EV

Published on Jan 11, 2017 It wasn’t until Tesla soared to front page headlines and began churning out breathtaking models that Electric Vehicles remained a drab topic in the automotive space. Envious of the fame, new contender Faraday Future releases images of its FF 91 – an Electric Vehicle with 1,050 horsep...

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2018 Bentley Continental Supersports is the most extreme Bentley to date

Published on Jan 11, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية At the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, amongst petrolheads from the world over, Bentley pulled the wraps off its fastest and most powerful production model to date: the 2018 Bentley Continental Supersports. Determined to make a statement, the brand shattered the Detroit cold by int...

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Electric Vehicles prepare for an epic road trip across the UAE

Published on Jan 10, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية Global EVRT, an organization that aims to spread awareness about Electric Vehicles and their benefits, makes its way to the UAE to launch Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (Emirates EVRT). Accelerating Electric Vehicle adoption and the transition towards a sustainable,...

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RTA rebrands Dubai Metro feeder buses

Published on Jan 8, 2017 إقرأ المقال بالعربية RTA’s Public Transport Agency has revealed a new color scheme for the Dubai Metro feeder buses, to more closely resemble the trains in color and branding. In a bid to simplify mobility, feeder buses now feature a bright blue hue and are easily distinguishable from the...

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