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A recent visit to Abu Dhabi brought about an opportunity to see a custom car show at close quarters. Admittedly, the show in the region hasn’t quite got the scale or the ambience of the big tuning shows from the United States or Japan. But there was certainly no lack…

In the middle of a couple of car launches to the region’s media, Japanese car brand Nissan chose to slip in a further googly. It announced that it had begun moves along with the nodal standards body of the UAE to evolve a unit to measure the capability of off-road…

There is a great deal of comfort in agreeing to the norm. If the norm is to drive on the right hand side of the road, you better drive on the right. It’s what the doctor would prescribe for your nerves and general well-being. If you really want to challenge…

You can’t spend a long time connected with the automotive industry without realising that it stands apart from most other lines of business in the matter of passion. It’s easy to get passionate about cars. Whether it is the seductive styling of cars or their power or indeed the thrill…