Charismatic Styling: Hyundai Santa Fe

Shereen Shabnam The new Hyundai Santa Fe has been completely redesigned with changes to both the exterior and interior with the aim to offer superior driving experiences to customers in the GCC. Established as one of Hyundai’s iconic brands, the latest Santa Fe represents another step forward for design, performance and innovation. Exterior The new…

In 2050, Michelin tires will be 100% sustainable

Inspired by the VISION concept tire introduced in 2017, an airless, connected, rechargeable and entirely sustainable solution, the Michelin Group is committed to making its tires 100% sustainable by 2050. Today, nearly 30%* of the components used in the manufacture of tires produced by the Michelin Group are already made from natural, recycled or otherwise…

Fun Family Drive Experiences: 2021 Honda Odyssey

By Shereen Shabnam The new redesigned 2021 Honda Odyssey comes with a host of new and improved comfort and convenience features which makes it an ideal car for modern families. We drove it for a week and enjoyed the combination of space, flexibility, safety, style and upgraded technology and found it to be the ultimate…

Women’s World Car of The Year Reveals 2021 Category Winners

Shereen Shabnam After a year of testing cars, the jury of the Women’s World Car of the Year are pleased to announce the winners in each of nine categories. These vehicles represent excellence in their segments based on safety, comfort, technology, and value for the money. As a Motoring Jury based in the UAE, I…

Make Room for more Adventure: The New Mini Countryman

By Shereen Shabnam   My adventure with the highly versatile MINI Countryman began on a weekend and driving with friends, we found it spacious and more comfortable than ever as we went on a leisure drive down Beach Road in Dubai and later cruised up in the mountains near Fujairah. The powerful engine and optional…

Elegant, Powerful and Unique: Aston Martin DBX

By Shereen Shabnam The first SUV from Aston Martin, the DBX is a new kind of Aston Martin, one founded on the principles of beauty, luxury and driving dynamics. Ready to go anywhere, it’s powered by the spirit of adventure and we drove it for a few days around Dubai, turning heads on very street…

Agile and Edgy: Honda Civic EXI 2020

By Shereen Shabnam The new 2020 Honda Civic comes in several variants and remains a perfect mid-size family sedan that ticks all the boxes for budget buyers who want a car that looks luxurious. Over time, it has evolved from a hatchback to a sedan to a coupe. The new Civic is good value, comes…

Perfect Craftmanship and Powerfully Progressive: The New GLE 450

By Shereen Shabnam More intelligent and attentive than ever, the new GLE 450 is more elegant than ever and with a dynamic expression of power. It was a pleasure driving it around Dubai and my favourite feature hands down was the seat massager function, the musical and lighting moods plus a wide range of feel-good…

Styled for Adventure: Mitsubishi ASX

By Shereen Shabnam Designed for the city, the new ASX compact SUV offers wide-ranging versatility and it was a pleasure driving it all week in the city. Its lightweight, compact body combined with an SUV’s commanding driver sightlines provide the ASX with added safety and ease of drivability. The new model features a host of…

SPORTY & ELEGANT: 2021 Lexus RX

By Shereen Shabnam Recently, I headed to the new Lexus Showroom in Dubai Investments Park to pick up the new Lexus RX 350, a luxury crossover SUV that fascinates hearts with its elegant dynamic presence well-rounded performance and eye-catching appearance. We feature the aspects of the car we like the most. Interior The interior cabin…