Category Archives: Motorsports & Events

Luxury Hypercar Manufacturer Pagani Automobili Appoints Al Habtoor Motors As Its Exclusive UAE Distributor

Italian luxury hypercar manufacturer, Pagani Automobili has appointed Al Habtoor Motors as its official distributor in the United Arab Emirates. Al Habtoor Motors, one of the leading automobile distributors in the UAE boasting a stable of high-end car brands operated under the Prestige Division, will be looking after Pagani’s entire sales and after sales operations…

BMW Grabs First Position In FIA Formula E Race In Saudi Arabia

It is no news that the Bavarians are lagging in the electrified motoring scene. In the meantime, while we hope that the wait is worth, the German automaker might have placed its first brick by clinching the first position at the first FIA Formula E race in Saudi Arabia. The Portuguese professional racer proved to…

Hyundai Motorsport Targets Top Spot At 2019 Fia WRC

Hyundai Motorsport has announced its ambitions to achieve a long-standing dream at the FIA World Rally Championship: finishing first at the end of the season. The rally outfit has its sights set firmly on the drivers’ as well as constructors’ championships.

Audi Sport Enters 15 Cars In Hankook 24 Hours Of Dubai

Audi Sport customer racing had its largest representation in the UAE yet at the Hankook 24 Hours Of Dubai. A record 15 of the 77 cars on the grid are from the pavilion of the Four Rings. Audi Sport will be competing in the GT3, GT4, and TCR classes.  This year, Audi Sport customer racing will be represented…

AUDI SPORT FINISHES ONE-TWO IN HANKOOK 24 HOURS OF DUBAI

It was a field day for Audi Sport customer racing as the brand clinched top two positions at the Hankook 24 Hours of Dubai. First spot was secured by the #88 Audi R8 LMS GT3 of Car Collection Motorsport Team while MS7 by WRT’s #34 Audi R8 LMS GT3 came in second.

TOYOTA CLAIMS MULTIPLE WINS IN 2019 DAKAR RALLY

Toyota reigned supreme in various segments at 2019 Dakar Rally with Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa, Hino Team Sugawara, and Team Land Cruiser Toyota Auto Body (TLC) emerging victorious in their respective categories.

THERE’S A STREET RACING BATTLE IN MOROCCO THIS WEEKEND

Nissan is bringing an exhilarating race to the streets of Marrakesh, Morocco with its e.dams team. After tasting success at the opening round of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, the racing team is heading to the Marrakesh ePrix.

SsangYong’s Rexton-Inspired Rally Weapon Is One Mean Machine

We might have not come across SsangYong as an automaker with a well-established heritage in Motorsports, which could be the reason why it is entering one of the most gruelling rallies in the world. Yet again. The Dakar Rally, set in North America, which is set to be flagged off from January 6, next year…

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Got $18.9 Million To Spare For A Bugatti?

At the ongoing Geneva International Motor Show 2019, Bugatti pulled the wraps off a Divo-inspired special-edition hypercar that will be the one of its kind in the world. Inspired by Jean Bugatti’s “lost” Type 57SC Atlantic, the Bugatti La Voiture Noire has the potential to make Batman go weak in the knees with desire.

Geneva International Motor Show 2019: Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster Debuts

Lamborghini awed us all when it debuted the brand-new Huracan EVO Spyder. Little did we know, the raging bull had another, bigger surprise in store for us. At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, the surprise was unveiled in all its drop-top glory. Meet the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster.

Bugatti Confirms Special-Edition Hypercar Inspired By Type 57SC Atlantic

Bugatti released a few teasers recently that clearly depict the iconic Type 57SC Atlantic. Does this mean we will soon witness a brand-new Bugatti Chiron with a design taking after the seductive Atlantic?

Audi Will Defend Its Formula E Title This Season

Following a five-month break, the Formula E circus is returning for a fresh season on 15 December. The first race of the fifth season is scheduled to take place at Ad Diriyah. Ad Diriyah lies on the outskirts of the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh. The Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler team with Daniel Abt and Lucas…

Porsche Reveals 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport

Porsche has taken the wraps off the 718 Cayman’s racing edition: the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport. The race-ready coupe is effectually a vision of what we can expect from the upcoming Cayman GT4.

The “Attack Mode” Is Just What Formula E Needed To Be ‘Electrifying’

Seems like the upcoming Formula E series will be much more interesting than we thought. Calling it the “Attack Mode” that will be fitted to the competing race cars, the feature seems to be as insane as it sounds. We can think if the new mode as a combination of a Joker Lap and a…

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Piëch Mark Zero Can Be Charged To 80 Percent Under Five Minutes!

Electric car startup Piëch Automotive brought its first car to Geneva Motor Show 2019. The Piëch Mark Zero is an all-electric grand tourer outputting 603hp.

Pininfarina Battista Teased Ahead Of Geneva Motor Show Unveil

Everyone knows the Pininfarina Battista is coming. Everyone also knows how it is supposed to look. But not everyone knows how different three iterations of the same car will look. Pininfarina is bringing three derivatives of its Battista all-electric supercar to Geneva International Motor Show 2019.

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Mercedes-Benz EQV Electrifies MPV Segment

Car manufacturers around the world have been taking a lot of efforts since the past few years to introduce electric passenger cars, SUVs, and some trucks. Mercedes-Benz saw a vacant space in the MPV segment and immediately plugged the void with a new concept that debuted at Geneva.

Geneva International Motor Show 2019: Does The Subaru Viziv Adrenaline Concept Foreshadow The Next Crosstrek?

Subaru has been struggling a lot lately with its most exciting cars rendered obsolete due to tightening emissions norms around the world. However, the firm’s crossovers have been doing respectably well. Playing to its strength, Subaru showcased the Viziv Adrenaline concept at the ongoing Geneva Motor Show.

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Audi Q4 e-Tron Concept Debuts

Audi has been aggressively pushing its e-Tron brand of vehicles as part of parent company VW Group’s Roadmap E electrification strategy. The first EV with four rings on the grille was the Audi e-Tron SUV, followed by the four-door e-Tron GT saloon. Now a third car is about to swell the German automaker’s electrified lineup:…

Ferrari’s F8 Tributo Aims At Hitting McLaren Where It Hurts

It’s a bit gorgeous, isn’t it? Other than looking at it as the most powerful mid-engined V8 Ferrari till date, the new F8 Tributo is a distinct echo aimed at its rival in Woking. The new Rosso-liveried model poses as Ferrari’s concrete answer to the likes of its British rival McLaren 720S and bridges the…

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Koenigsegg Jesko Heats Up Hypercar Wars

You can always count on Koenigsegg to come up with mind-boggling cars that are the stuff of either dreams or virtual reality games. But the Koenigsegg Jesko is not virtual. Its specifications and technology might have you believe otherwise, but it is coming your way, really fast.

Geneva Motor Show 2019: Morgan Plus Six Is Your Supra In A Vintage Suit

Morgan has a strong stand at the Geneva International Motor Show with an almost entirely new car on display. Morgan Plus Six is another retro-styled roadster that features a Toyota-BMW co-developed straight-six motor for propulsion.