Tag: cars

AMG

New open-air member of the AMG GT family

Mercedes-AMG is extending its sports car portfolio with the new AMG GT S Roadster as an attractive open-air model. With this latest addition the AMG GT family now has a dozen members: four two-door Coupés, three Roadsters, two customer sports…

Jaguar F-Pace S

Jaguar F-Pace S First Edition: A Cat for All Seasons

After years watching from the sidelines, Jaguar finally pounces into the closely-fought luxury mid-size SUV market. By Ghaith Madadha First appearing as the guise of the C-X17 concept back in 2013, the newly released F-Pace promises to be a seminal…

A Force of Nature

Exotic, extrovert, extreme: Lamborghini’s latest is all these and more. By Ghaith Madadha Succeeding the Sant’Agata-based manufacturer’s long-serving and best-selling Gallardo supercar, the Huracan LP610-4 is Lamborghini’s most accessible car yet. But this doesn’t mean any of the brand’s visceral…

The Finer Things: Luxury Cars

Top executives already have enough tough choices and compromises to make in the boardroom without having to worry about settling for second best in the rest of their everyday lives. With this in mind, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide…

Jaguar XF-S: Ready to Pounce

Jaguar’s flagship executive saloon combines a luxurious ride with sporty handling.  By Ghaith Madadha Launched globally in September and set for an imminent appearance in Jordanian showrooms, the all-new second generation Jaguar XF-S is an even more high tech and…

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Solving our Parking Woes

Jordan’s chaotic free-for-all parking can’t continue. It’s time to clean up the mess, reclaim our streets, and regulate parking on and off the road. By Hazem Zureiqat Looking outside my office window every morning, I see the most bizarre uses…

Venture Explains: Volkswagen’s Defeat Device

What is it? Volkswagen has admitted to cheating official emissions tests in the United States. The Environmental Protection Agency found that certain diesel engines made by Volkswagen were fitted with a so-called defeat device. The piece of computer software senses…

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Why Subsidizing Public Transport Makes Sense

Public transport in Jordan faces a myriad of challenges, some of which are operational, while others are legal and legislative. A key challenge that’s often overlooked—or at least, until recently, not a part of the national discourse on transport—is the…

A Brutal Beast

With the Hellcat, Dodge set out to create the ultimate American muscle car. It succeeded. By Ghaith Madadha The Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat, a gloriously unreconstructed brute, even among its prodigiously powerful peers, significantly ups the ante in the American…

Nissan Kicks Up a Gear

Despite tough operating conditions, Nissan Middle East has been notching up record sales. By Ghaith Madadha Nissan Middle East sold a record-breaking 219,129 units in the 2014 financial year, up 3.3 percent on 2013. In Jordan, it managed to shift…