UAE Finalists of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest announced Al-Futtaim Toyota invited young artists to shape the future of mobility through 6th  annual art competition

أسماء المتأهلين النهائيين في مسابقة سيارة الأحلام الفنية العالمية

The nine winners of  the 6th local edition of the  Al-Futtaim Toyota Dream Car Art Contest were announced today, which saw over three hundred entries from the UAE.  The UAE winners will have their works submitted to the International Dream Car Art Contest. Now in its 14th year, the International Dream Car Art Contest sees children from around the world shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity. Since 2004, more than 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries have taken part in this initiative. Open to participants…

First Overseas Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou

أول مصنع خارجي للمجموعة للخلايا الهيدوجينية؛

Hyundai Motor Group Breaks Ground on First Overseas Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou The Group’s first overseas fuel cell system facility, HTWO Guangzhou, breaks ground today Guangdong Province secretary Li Xi, Guangdong Province Governor Ma Xing Rui and Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Euisun Chung attended the virtual groundbreaking ceremony HTWO Guangzhou will initially produce 6,500 fuel cell systems per year and aims to gradually increase capacity in line with market demand HTWO Guangzhou aims to complete construction in the second half of 2022 Investment advances the Group’s global hydrogen…

confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020

ضبط قطع غيار مزيّفة للسيارات بقيمة 10.5 مليون درهم في عام 2020

Al-Futtaim Toyota and UAE government authorities confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota conducted 21 raids with UAE government authorities, as well as training more than 400 officials across 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota, part of Al-Futtaim Automotive, in collaboration with UAE government authorities and the Economic Development Department, conducted 21 raids for counterfeit parts during 2020. The raids included checks across retail shops in all seven Emirates, demonstrating the Al-Futtaim company’s and the governments continued commitment towards customer safety. The raids resulted in over 300,000 counterfeit…

Dubai Police Bolsters Toyota Fleet with Addition of Legendary all-new 2021 Toyota GR Supra

The legendary Supra joins  Dubai Police’s extensive line-up of Al-Futtaim Toyota vehicles Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 03, 2021: Dubai Police has recently acquired the legendary Toyota Supra to be added to its globally acclaimed super car fleet. The inclusion of the 2021 GR Supra in the awe inspiring fleet, which is used to promote the Dubai Police both locally and internationally, reinforces its position as one of the most sought after sportscars since its return after a 17-year wait.  The Supra was provided by Al-Futtaim Automotive, the exclusive distributor…

How Hyundai Motorsport combines performance and sustainability with electric racing

  Hyundai is using motorsport as a testing ground for new technologies·      New Veloster N ETCR and i20 N Rally2 racing models are based on road-going Hyundai cars to illustrate technology transfer for the digital age·      By building an all-electric race car like the Veloster N ETCR, Hyundai proves that high-performance EVs are possible Dubai, 25 February 2021 – Hyundai Motorsport will soon participate in the inaugural all-electric touring car championship PURE ETCR, which will commence later this year. PURE ETCR will set the benchmark for electric racing around the…

EDGE Unveils First UAE-made Family of Smart Loitering Munitions at IDEX 2021

EDGE Unveils First UAE-made Family of Smart Loitering Munitions at IDEX 2021

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): EDGE, an advanced technology group for defence and beyond, today launches its first family of multirotor loitering munitions, the QX range. In addition, Shadow 50 and Shadow 25, Rash 2 gliding munition kit, as well as new variants of the RW24 range – all designed and manufactured in the company’s first year of operations – were unveiled on the first day of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2021), that is underway at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre until 25 February. The…

Hyundai NEXO awarded ‘Alternative Energy Car Of The Year’ Award  at annual GQ Car Awards 2021

 هيونداي نيكسو تفوز بلقب “سيارة الطاقة البديلة الأفضل لهذا العام”

Hyundai’s hydrogen-powered Fuel Cell vehicle, NEXO, is awarded ‘Alternative Energy Car Of The Year’ Award at annual GQ Car Awards 2021 British GQ praises Hyundai for: “boldly going where only a few manufacturers have gone before”, and comments on how they believe hydrogen could be a “more efficient and practical automotive power source” Dubai, 14 February 2021 – Hyundai Motor’s NEXO Fuel Cell, , has received the ‘Alternative Energy Car Of The Year’ Award at annual GQ Car Awards event, this year held digitally. NEXO is the technological flagship of…

GAZOO Racing Triumphs in Monte-Carlo with Spectacular One-Two Victory

GAZOO Racing Triumphs in Monte-Carlo with Spectacular One-Two Victory

The GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team achieved a dream start to this year’s 2021 FIA World Rally Championship recently at Rallye Monte-Carlo. Sébastien Ogier and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia won the legendary race in the No. 1 Toyota Yaris WRC, leading teammates Elfyn Evans and Scott Martin in the No. 33 Toyota Yaris WRC to secure a fantastic one-two finish. Kalle Rovanperä and Jonne Halttunen claimed fourth in the No. 69 Toyota Yaris WRC, completing an amazing Day 4 for the GR team. The fourth Rallye Monte-Carlo win in…

Toyota celebrates another outstanding performance at Dakar 2021  in Saudi Arabia

تويوتا تحرز فوزاً آخر في رالي داكار 2021 في السعودية

Unprecedented eight consecutive victories for Land Cruiser in Dakar Rally Auto Body’s Land Cruisers secured a 1-2 victory in the Production Car category GAZOO Racing’s Hilux claimed second place in the Four-Wheel Drive category Toyota has proved once again the capabilities of its vehicles on all terrains, and harsh climatic conditions, with a spectacular performance at the world’s most extreme motorsports event, the Dakar Rally. Toyota’s iconic Land Cruiser continued to dominate the Production Car category, with the Toyota Auto Body team claiming a spectacular one-two victory. Akira Miura and…

Hyundai Motor Group Advances Hydrogen Strategy with New Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou

Hyundai Motor Group Advances Hydrogen Strategy

Hyundai’s first offshore fuel cell system plant to be built in Guangzhou, China Construction to begin next month, to be completed in the second half of 2022 New plant will initially produce 6,500 fuel cell systems a year and aims to gradually increase capacity in line with market demand Investment advances the Group’s global hydrogen leadership and supports its push into China’s rapidly growing hydrogen industry  Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) announced today that it signed an investment contract with the government of Guangdong Province to establish an offshore fuel…