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Toyota Reveals The 2022 Land Cruiser 300 (LC300)

Last night, Toyota revealed the 2022 Land Cruiser 300 (LC300) after months of speculations, renders, leaks and teasers. The Land Cruiser 300 has been completely reinvented providing the user with an all-new platform promising to give it improved on and off-road abilities. The 2022 Land Cruiser 300 will not be sold in North America. The […]

Mysterious One-Off Ferrari Spotted In Abu Dhabi

Quite recently Ferrari unveiled the 812 Competizione – an 830 horsepower special edition of the 812 Superfast. Now though a mysterious one-off Ferrari supercar has been spotted in Abu Dhabi. Many sources reckon that this is the bespoke Ferrari F125 TDE. The supercar has got its name from the Tour de España and will have […]

The Ferrari 812 Competizione Is An 830HP, V12 Monster

The internal combustion engine’s future looks bleak. The V12 along with other petrol powered engines could wave us goodbye very soon so now is the time to savour all the awesome V12 cars. However, despite the uncertain future of the V12, Ferrari has unveiled the 812 Competizione – an 830 horsepower monster. If this is […]

The 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser Has Been Spotted In All Its Glory

The Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the most loved SUVs. Many people have been waiting for the 2022 model but have been disappointed by the fact Toyota has been mum about it so far. Spy photographers all around the internet have posted some very nice spy shots of the 2022 Land Cruiser and the […]

Audi Unveils Fantastic R8 LMS GT2 Colour Edition

The racing version of the Audi R8 is known at the LMS GT2. It sits on top of the Audi racing cars family tree. Now the German brand has released a ‘Colour Edition’ of its racing car and unsurprisingly, it looks brilliant. The Colour Edition celebrates the R8 LMS GT2’s victory at Monza’s Royal Park […]

Volvo Aims To Lower CO2 Emissions

Volvo is very active in working towards reducing CO2 emissions and the Swedish brand has put forward a plan which will help in saving them billions of emissions. It aims for annual savings of SEK 1 billion and reductions of 2.5 million tonnes in carbon emissions from 2025 using circular business principles. In order to […]

Lotus Previews All-New Sports Car Emira

Lotus has revealed that its all new sports car will be called the Emira. That’s not all as the British carmaker has also given us information about four new vehicle architectures and a technology roadmap. Let’s start with the big news then – the Emira (pronounced ‘E-meer-a’). Lotus claims that the sports will be the […]

Aston Martin V12 Speedster Gets Bespoke DBR1-spec

Aston Martin has made the V12 Speedster look a whole lot more desirable by giving it a special DBR1 spec. For those of you who don’t know, the DBR1 is Aston’s legendary racing car from the 1950s which conquered both the 1959 24 hours of Le Mans and the 1,000 km of Nürburgring in 1957 […]

Hyundai Kona N Is Here With Sporty Looks And 276HP

What M is to BMW, AMG is to Mercedes, N-line is to Hyundai. So far the i20, i30, i30 Fastback and Veloster hatchbacks have got the N treatment. Now Hyundai has unveiled the fifth car that has been fiddled by the carmaker’s N division – the all-new Kona N. What you see here is a […]

Cadillac To Build Only Electric Cars By 2030

Cadillac has revealed its first production EV – the Lyriq – and at its unveiling the American brand has pledged for an all-electric future. “The culmination of a century of innovation and the beginning of a great new era,” is how Cadillac describes the shift from ICE cars to EVs. The production form of the […]

Electric Cars Take Over The World Car Awards

The Volkswagen ID.4 has been crowned the World Car of the Year 2021 and was voted for by a panel of 93 judges coming from more than 20 countries. Everyone was full of praise for the ID.4 with its spacious interior and clever EV tech taking centre-stage. In order to qualify for becoming the World […]

Gorgeous Jaguar I-Pace Black Edition Is Here

The I-Pace is one of the most beautiful and desirable electric cars on sale. Now Jaguar has made its electric SUV a whole lot more desirable with this eye-catching Black edition. Jag’s Black Pack gives the I-Pace a dark and glossy grille, new badges and 20-inch, five-spoke wheels featuring black finishing. No changes have been […]

Land Rover Defender Crowned 2021 World Car Design Of The Year

The Land Rover Defender has been crowned the 2021 World Car Design Of The Year. The jury consisted more than 90 international motor journalists from 24 countries and all of them were full of praise of the Defender’s design. Safety-wise the Land Rover Defender is very good as it has got 5 stars in the […]

Say Hello To The Gorgeous Audi A6 E-Tron Concept

Sleek lines, sharp looks, shiny silver paint and slim matrix LED headlights – these are the features you will find in an Audi concept. The all-new Audi A6 E-Tron concept has all these elements and this it looks gorgeous. The A6 E-Tron is the electrified sibling of the Audi A6. It is based on Audi […]

Porsche Middle East Is Having A Stellar 2021

Porsche has recorded a record five-year high in quarterly sales in Middle East and Africa sale. The star of the show has been the Macan as it has accounted for 35 per cent of all new car deliveries. Along side the Macan, the 911 has also recorded its best first quarter result since 2014. Customers […]

Dubai Will Have Fully Autonomous Robotic Taxis By 2023

The Road and Transit Authority of Dubai has signed an agreement with GM’s Cruise to get Fully Autonomous Robotic Taxis by 2030. Cruise is an autonomous driving unit which pledges for an emissions-free and driverless transportation future. Dubai aims for having 4,000 self-driving taxis in the city and convert 25% of trips in the city […]

This Is The Greatest Porsche Colour Of All Time

A few weeks ago Porsche conducted a ‘colour tournament’ on Twitter in which they asked people to vote for their favourite colour. Now the German brand has revealed the results of the polls. Voting was done between 64 colours classified as into four categories: classic, metallic, non-metallic, and modern. At the end, it boiled down […]

Al-Futtaim Brings Some Great Ramadan Offers

The Al-Futtaim group of dealerships has launched some awesome offers for customers ahead of the Holy Month of Ramadan. Let’s take a look at the offers: Toyota offer All the customers who will purchase a Toyota will get an option to choose from 0% interest rate, buy now, pay later offer and lease rate across […]

Jaguar F-Type R-Dynamic Black Revealed With Bespoke Design

I know what you are thinking, ‘not another’ special edition of the F-Type. Well let us explain because this isn’t a ‘special’ F-Type. Jaguar has revealed the R-Dynamic Black trim level which gives the F-Type some visual touches making it different from the standard cars. With the R-Dynamic Black trim level three new colours are […]

Porsche Tested The New 911 GT3 At 300kph For 5,000 kilometres

The all-new Porsche 911 GT3 has stolen the soul of petrolheads. People all over the world have loved it for its raw power and performance. The car has a 4.0-litre flat-six engine inherited from its 911 Cup race-car cousins and can do 0-62mph in 3.4 seconds. Now, Porsche has revealed some very juicy and mind-boggling […]

Akio Toyoda Is The 2021 World Car Person Of The Year

President and CEO of Toyota, Akio Toyoda, has been named the 2021 World Car Person Of The Year. During the tough 2020 year affected heavily by the COVID-19 pandemic, Akio Toyoda and his men had a successful year and protected numerous jobs. Born on 3 May 1956, Akio Toyoda studied at Keio University and has […]

2024 GMC Hummer EV SUV Unveiled With 830 Horsepower

Ladies and gentlemen, raise a glass for the much-awaited GMC Hummer EV SUV. This is the SUV sibling of the Hummer EV Truck and it has some serious numbers to brag about. For people who are thinking that this will be just like the pickup, GMC has proved you wrong. The only similar things between […]

Say Hello To The Range Rover SVAutobiography Ultimate

Land Rover has unveiled a pair of very special Range Rover models – the SV Autobiography Ultimate. Long-wheelbase and Dynamic editions have been launched and each one will be hand-finished by Land Rover’s SV Bespoke division. Buyers have the option of choosing between the supercharged V8 or the plug-in hybrid P400e powertrain for their Range […]

Virgin Galactic And Land Rover Extend Partnership

Land Rover and world’s first commercial ‘spaceline’ Virgin Galactic have renewed their partnership until 2024. In order to celebrate their partnership, Land Rover has released the Range Rover Astronaut Edition. It was unveiled along with Virgin Galactic’s latest spaceship. Virgin Galactic is the first private company to offer commercial flights to space. They have got […]

All-New Hyundai Tucson Unveiled In All Its Glory

Hyundai has finally unveiled the all-new Tucson. This is the fourth generation of the SUV and it is bigger and wider than its predecessors. The Tucson has been the brand’s best selling model globally and now it looks set to conquer the Middle East market as well. The Tucson has DRLs which have a parametric […]

Formula E’s New Safety Car Looks Awesome

Welcome to the Mini Electric Pacesetter inspired by JCW – a car which shows that “electrification and John Cooper Works are a good fit”. This special electric Mini you see here will be the safety car for the 2021 Formula E season and it looks stunning. It has the same battery pack as the standard […]

General Motors joins hands with Dubai Police

General Motors and Dubai Police have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which the former will develop road safety and traffic management technologies in the UAE with the help of OnStar. For those of you who don’t know, OnStar is General Motor’s In-vehicle safety and security system. But what is the benefit of OnStar? […]

Hurrah! The Mk8 Volkswagen Golf GTi Is Here

Hot hatchback lovers, rejoice! The Volkswagen Golf GTi is here and it will land in a showroom near you this month. This is the eight-generation Golf GTi and it is powered by a frugal 2.0 TSI turbocharged engine thumping out 245 horsepower. As for the exterior, the new Golf GTi has chequered-flag style LEDs in […]

Bentley Has Built Its 200,000 Car

Bentley has built its 200,000th luxury car. A Bentley Bentayga Hybrid destined for a Chinese customer is the 200,000th model made by the British firm. Bentley also confirmed that the Bentayga is now their best-selling vehicle with 25,000 units already sold. Currently Bentley produces 85 cars per day which is equal to the number of […]

Mini Has Teased The All-Electric John Cooper Works

A few months ago Mini released pictures of its electric John Cooper Works prototype testing at the Nürburgring. Now Mini has teased the car ahead of its reveal in the coming weeks. Mini said earlier this month that they will push towards full electrification now and will become an all-electric brand by 2030. “With the […]

McLaren Is Saying Goodbye To The Sports Series

The time has come for McLaren to say goodbye to the Sports Series. The 570S was the first car of the Sports Series. It made its debut in 2015 at the New York Auto Show. McLaren made seven different models under the Sports Series and now its time to end the glorious chapter of the […]

Breaking News: You can now buy a Tesla with Bitcoin

It’s official! You will now be able to buy a Tesla with Bitcoin. After Tesla invested a large sum of money in Bitcoin, many rumours emerged that in the future we could buy Teslas with Bitcoin and now Elon Musk has confirmed that the rumours were true. Tesla’s CEO has also pinned his tweet and […]

The Winners of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest Have Been Revealed

Toyota’s Dream Art Contest encourages children to imagine the future of car mobility. This year it attracted more than 300 cute entries and now the finalists have been revealed. There are three categories – 7 years and younger, 8-11 years old and 12-15 years old. Category 1 – 7 years and younger The Gold winner […]

The New Continental GT Speed Is The Most Capable Bentley To Date

Bentley has revealed the all-new Continental GT Speed and we are told that it is the most capable and performance-focused Bentley to date. Underneath the bonnet resides Bentley’s 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12 engine that delivers a whopping 650 horsepower and 900Nm of torque. As a result, the GT Speed will reach 62mph in 3.5 seconds and […]

Meet the super-hardcore Aston Martin Vantage F1 Edition

Aston Martin has revealed the Vantage F1 Edition – the road-going version of its F1 safety car. The British firm claims that this is “the most track-focused production Vantage to-date”. This is also the first Aston made with inputs from new boss Tobias Moers. Underneath the bonnet you will find a Mercedes 4.0 litre V8 […]

MG has a new retail partner in the UAE

MG Motor has announced that IEM (Inter Emirates Motors LLC.) will now be its new retail partner in the UAE. IEM is a subsidiary of Ali & Sons Holding LLC and their main aim is to make MG cars accessible to as many customers as possible. In the coming weeks, IEM will launch showroom in […]

The Pagani Huayra R Is An 850 Horsepower Track-Only Monster

“This is the freest, most extreme and performance-oriented Pagani car of all time.” This is how Horacio Pagani describes his latest creation – the Huayra R. The Huayra R is the successor to the Zonda R and packs a 6.0-litre AMG V12 thumping out a whopping 850 horsepower and 750 Nm of torque. No turbocharging […]

All-New Peugeot 308 Revealed With Sharp Looks And Handsome Interior

Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the most good-looking hatchback we have ever seen: meet the all-new Peugeot 308. Peugoet’s design department has won our hearts with the 308’s exterior. The new grille and French carmaker’s new Lion logo make the front fascia look very good.  At the back you will see a rear spoiler, a […]

Official: Mini Will Be An All-Electric Brand By 2030

BMW has announced that Mini will become an electric-only brand “by the early 2030s” and will launch its final combustion model in 2025. What’s more, Mini is set to play a “pioneering role” in BMW Group’s push towards electrification. BMW also said that the British firm is “ideal for electric mobility.” Mini going electric doesn’t […]

Land Rover Launches 2021 Earth Photo Challenge

Photographers, rejoice! Land Rover has launched the 2021 Earth Photo Challenge with help from the Royal Geographical Society. The British carmaker’s lead designer Amy Frascella will also join the voting panel. There will be five award categories: People, Place, Nature, Changing Forests and A Climate of Change. Last year, a whopping 2,600 entries were received. […]

Jaguar Land Rover’s New Cabin Purification System Inhibits Viruses And Bacteria

Jaguar Land Rover’s latest innovation will blow your mind. The British carmaker has unveiled its new cabin purification which inhibit 97% of viruses and bacteria. And yes, it can even stop COVID-19 from entering. The new purification system has been made in collaboration with Panasonic. The latter’s nanoe X technology combines with the heating, ventilation, […]

BMW’s New iDrive Infotainment System Will Blow Your Mind

BMW has revealed the eighth-gen iDrive system and it looks mind-blowing. This new infotainment system will be seen in the BMW iX and i4. A 12.3-in instrument display together with a 14.9-in infotainment display in a single panel is the main attraction of the iDrive system. BMW’s Intelligent Personal Assistant, which revolves around voice and […]

Infiniti Middle East Has A New General Manager Marketing At The Helm

Infiniti Middle East has announced today that it will be appointing Nadim Ghrayeb as its new new General Manager Marketing, Customer Experience, and PR. Ghrayeb has been the Head of Marketing at General Motors and he was the man behind BMW Group’s Middle East and India market operations. Now he will be spearheading media planning, […]

Jaguar’s New Gift Collection Celebrates The 60th Anniversary Of The E-Type

The Jaguar E-Type is truly an automotive icon. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Jaguar and in order to celebrate the occasion, the British carmaker has released the E-type 60th Anniversary Collection. The collection includes a sketch, a framed artwork, a t-shirt and a diecast car. The sketch artwork tells the story of […]

The New Peugeot 5008 Is The Ultimate Family Car

Peugeot has revealed the 5008 SUV and things are looking very good. The 5008 is basically a bigger 3008 and this one is no exception as it is 20cm longer than the latter. Unlike the 3008, the 5008 doesn’t have any hybrid powertrains on offer. Featuring a third row of seating,  the 5008 has new […]

All-new Peugeot 3008 is here with a bold face and cool interior

Peugeot has revealed the all-new 3008. The French crossover has entered the second phase of its lifecycle and it looks packs hybrid power and lots of cool tech. The 3008 now has a refreshed front fascia courtesy of a bigger grille and reshaped headlights. There are petrol, diesel and hybrid engine options available. The turbocharged […]

BMW M3, M4, And M5 CS Set To Be The MotoGP Safety Cars

BMW has announced that the M3, M4 and M5 CS will be the safety cars for the Moto GP season. The M5 CS is finished in Frozen Deep Green Metallic paint, M3 Competition Sedan wears Frozen Grey Dark Metallic paint while the M4 Competition Coupe features vibrant São Paulo Yellow colour. All the three cars […]

BMW M Experience Will Now Be Available At The Dubai Autodrome

BMW has announced that the M Experience will not be available at the Dubai Autodrome. With the BMW M Experience, people will now get the opportunity to drive cars like the M2 Competition, the M3 Competition and the M5 Competition around the 5.39km circuit. Even families can book their spot and have a ride in […]

GMC Hummer EV SUV Set To Be Revealed On April 3

GMC has announced that the Hummer EV SUV will make its debut on  April 3, i.e. 4/3/21 (see what they mean?). The SUV’s all-wheel drive torque distribution and traction control system were put to test when it was tested at Michigan’s Upper Peninsula’s sub-zero condition ahead of its reveal. Snow, ice, steep and split-mu grades […]

Audi Q4 E-Tron Teased Ahead Of Reveal

Audi has teased the Q4 E-Tron ahead of its reveal. The German carmaker has released official images of the prototype and it looks great. The main highlight of the teaser is the SUV’s cabin. Photographs of the interior reveal that the electric SUV will be tech-laden and the Q4 E-tron will be the first Audi […]

Official: The Aston Martin Vantage Will Be F1’s New Safety Car

Since 1996, Mercedes-Benz has been supplying Formula 1 with safety cars. Now though, we will see a new sports car lead the F1 cars in the form of a British Racing Green Aston Martin Vantage. British Racing Green Aston Martin Vantage A British Racing Green Aston Martin Vantage will share the Formula 1 safety car job […]

2022 Mercedes C-Class Is Here And It’s A Tech-Fest

Mercedes has revealed the all-new C-Class and needless to say, it is a luxurious tech-fest. But let’s talk about the big headline first – this is the first Mercedes ever to have no combustion engines on offer. 2022 Mercedes C-Class In Merc’s push towards an electric future, the C-Class is offered with electrified, turbocharged four-pot […]

The All-New Porsche 911 GT3 Is A 502hp Track Missile

Ladies and gentlemen, one of the most anticipated cars of 2021 is here – the all-new Porsche 911 GT3. This latest iteration of the GT3 has a naturally aspirated 4.0-liter flat-six engine with a redline of 9,000rpm. As a result, the GT3 has 502 horsepower and 469 Newton-meters of torque on offer which might not […]

Ford Bronco 2021: It’s Finally Here!

Believe it or not, the Ford Bronco project has been active since 1999. Three years after the first Bronco hung up its fat tyres, an unofficial team of Ford employees were already designing the next one. Two decades later, here it is: the Ford Bronco 2021, in all its glory.

2020 Toyota Fortuner: What Else Can You Buy?

The Toyota Fortuner has been one of Toyota’s bestselling models across the globe. Underpinned by the Hilux platform, this luxury SUV can take you off the beaten path and bring you back safely. No wonder other manufacturers are after the lucrative segment that Toyota rules in the UAE. The 2020 Toyota Fortuner receives a facelift […]

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300: What else can you buy?

The new 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 SUV just debuted globally. For the same money, which cars can be considered as worthy alternatives? The Middle Eastern market should receive the facelift in due time. In the meanwhile, here are five good options for the same money.

2021 Kia Sorento: What Else Can You Buy?

Kia recently released photos of the next-generation Sorento, and it does look the business. Kia might sell the new Sorento at a slight premium over the current model. However, it is quite some time away. In the meanwhile, what else is in the market for the same money that gets you a Kia Sorento?

Most Popular Hatchbacks of the UAE – Part II

In the last article, we took a look at popular hatchbacks in the UAE manufactured by Japanese automakers. In this article, we’ll move to Europe and the USA and list down the most favourite cars from those regions.

Most Popular Hatchbacks of the UAE – Part I

Hatchback. A small, practical car that is handy for most of your driving and commuting needs. These little cars bring the bread and butter for automakers since they see the highest sales volumes consistently. Here we bring you UAE’s most favourite hatchbacks in no specific order. First up are hatchbacks from Japanese manufacturers:

Kia Reveals All-New Sorento Ahead Of Geneva Debut

Kia was all set to unveil the Sorento crossover in flesh at the Geneva International Motor Show. However, with GIMS cancelled for this year over fears regarding the Corona Virus, we at CarPrices will give you all the details you need of the Korean crossover.

Fresh and expressive all-new Nissan Sunny 2020 makes its regional debut at Dubai International Motor Show

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 12, 2019: Surrounded by car enthusiasts and top industry leaders, Nissan Middle East launched the all-new Nissan Sunny 2020 today at Dubai International Motor Show 2019. Combining a new dramatic and expressive exterior with a fresh new interior, the all-new Sunny embraces class-above features and quality and will be […]

Dubai RTA To Induct 373 New Buses From Volvo

Each year, the number of people that use public transportation systems in Dubai such as buses, goes up. It has been on the rise for a few years now, and to cope with that, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) recently signed a contract with Sweden’s Volvo for procuring more buses. The order for the […]

UAE Authorities Clamp Down On Illegal Taxi Services

For those living in the UAE, there are several modes of public transportation that’s available. These include buses, metro, private taxis, and regular government taxis. Of course, you can also use services such as Uber and Careem. However, in the recent years, there has been a sharp rise in vehicle owners participating in transporting people. […]

Introducing The All-New GCC-Spec 2019 Toyota RAV4

When it went on sale for the first time in 1994, the Toyota RAV4 effectively became the genesis for the compact crossover SUV. Sales of the RAV4 really picked up as the market became warmer for crossovers. In the years to follow and with Toyota constantly improving it, the RAV4 soon had a huge audience. […]

Tourist Bus Crash Turns Fatal In Dubai

Hundreds of thousands of tourists flock to Dubai every year from all over the globe including, from within the GCC. Due to its close proximity to the UAE, many tourists visit Dubai from the Sultanate of Oman. While some choose air travel for the short hop, many still use the well-linked roadways to make the […]

The Brand-New BMW X7 Finally Goes On Sale In The UAE

The BMW X7 is the German automaker’s largest and latest flagship model in their vast X range of Sports Activity Vehicles (SAVs). The X7 was first introduced to the world as the iPerformance concept at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 2017. However, it is now finally available in the United Arab Emirates and is offered […]

Cadillac Reveals All-New 2020 CT4-V & CT5-V, Sales To Begin From Next Year

There was a time when luxury performance sedans were all the rage. A time when cars such as the Cadillac ATS-V and CTS-V were synonymous with guaranteed success for their respective manufacturers. However, while that notion still applies to some other carmakers within the genre to this day, the same can’t be said about Cadillac. […]

Street Racing In UAE Will Now Invite Steep Penalties

Here’s yet another reason why you shouldn’t be racing on the streets of the UAE. In lieu of recent events where several lives were lost because of illegal street racing, the authorities are not having it anymore. Just earlier this month, a horrifying crash in Al Ain left four people dead and one with severe […]

Radars To Now Catch Tailgating Motorists In UAE

We all know that there is fair share of road rage going around in the UAE. Among the dozens of varieties of it, one of the most common and hard to miss is tailgating. Tailgating is what happens when you drive way too close to the vehicle in front of you, which is ill-advised for […]