Step This Way For The UAE’s Red Bull Drifting Final

If you’ve been keeping up with all the action of Red Bull Car Park Drift 2017, you’ll know that the UAE finals are coming up soon. And if this is the first you’ve heard of it, well, here’s your chance to catch some amazing drifting action in Dubai. The idea behind the series is to…

This Is The ‘New’ Jeep Wrangler

The Jeep Wrangler. It’s been around, in one form or another, since the original Willys Jeep CJ was introduced in 1944. Sure, the Wrangler name wasn’t adopted until 1986, and sure, engineering-wise the Wrangler is a totally different car to the CJ (even Jeep claims that they’re unrelated), but we all know that it’s basically…

We Need To Talk About Sports Car Ownership In The UAE

If you drive a sports car in the UAE, we need to talk about the admin of ownership – specifically when it comes to insurance. Okay, we know, insurance is easily the most boring thing about sports car ownership. But we just happened upon some stats from the guys over at yallacompare, and, frankly, we’re…

Review: Mini Countryman Cooper S

What is it? The most massive Mini yet. Mini is famously known for making compact cars that ooze style and are fun to drive. But the new Mini Countryman isn’t actually all that compact – it’s noticeably bigger than the car that it replaces. The good news is that cabin space has increased along with…

How To Get 50% Off Your Speeding Fines In Dubai

If you racked up a whole load of fines in Dubai over the course of 2016, now’s the time to pay them. Why? Well, if you pay them before the end of 2017, you’ll get 50% off. Dubai Police announced this week that, for any Dubai-based traffic fine issued in 2016, there’ll be a 50%…

The New Hennessey Venom F5 Will Do Over 480 km/h

This is a new car from Hennessey. It’s named after an F5 tornado. That should give you an idea of what it’s all about. Yep, it’s another insanely fast supercar from the small, Texan car manufacturer. You’ll have no doubt heard of Hennessey’s last big-hitter, the Venom GT. That was based on a Lotus Exige,…

It’s A Trio Of New Fords!

Okay, the Dubai International Motor Show is in a couple of weeks. And what usually happens in the run-up to the show is that carmakers regionally launch one or two of the stand-out cars that they’ll be showcasing at the event. Ford, though, has taken that strategy to the extreme. Instead of launching one big…