“Ford vs Holden” documentary coming soon

Brisbane, Australia, January 18, 2022: Screen Queensland (Queensland’s, Australia, governing body for film, television, and games) has announced the production of a High-Octane documentary: A feature documentary which captures Australia’s passion for cars and the longstanding rivalry between the iconic brands Ford and Holden. The film will be developed in Brisbane, Australia, by local production […]

911 Love: an interview with Arthur Kar

Cars and fashion is a combination which fascinates Arthur Karakoumouchian. It is what his fashion label, L’Art de L’Automobile (founded in 2017), is all about. Born in Beirut and raised in Paris, the 39-year-old started working at a French Porsche Center as a Mechatronic Technician when he was a teenager. Soon, he became self-employed and […]

Lamborghini “The Icon Reborn”: an icon is born, not made

Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy, December 15, 2021: What does it mean to be an icon? And, above all, is there a magic formula for becoming one?  The Lamborghini Countach is, by definition, one of the most-iconic models in the company’s history and of the automotive world in general. In 2021, we saw the reconstruction of the […]

Nissan custom-built 100% electric LEAF-powered Bluebird

SUNDERLAND, UK: Celebrating 35 years of production at the Sunderland plant, Nissan has commissioned a special conversion of the Nissan Bluebird – the first car off the factory’s production line in 1986. Called “Newbird”, the one-off project car is powered by the 100-percent-electric drivetrain of a Nissan LEAF – the pioneering mass-market electric vehicle which […]

Farewell to a legend: “The Last Blast”

London, United Kingdom:  “Who do you think you are? Stirling Moss?”  This, so the story goes, is what a Police Officer asked the legendary British Racing Driver following a particularly “daring” overtaking maneuver on the streets of London.  The honest reply: “Yes, sir, I am!”. There is a nod to this legendary tale – and […]

“Icons of Porsche” festival attracts thousands of visitors

With over 7,000 attendees from the region gathered at The Slab in Dubai Design District and more than 1,000 Porsche cars onsite across the weekend, the first ever “Icons of Porsche” festival made history as one of the biggest public events held by an Automotive Manufacturer in the Middle-East region. Thousands of enthusiasts, Porsche owners, […]

“Lamborghini Countach: Future Is Our Legacy”

Exhibition highlights Automobili Lamborghini’s “Direzione Cor Tauri”: A landmark-transformation plan mapping the brand’s sustainability path Sant’Agata, Bolognese and Miami, Florida, December 2, 2021: On the occasion of Art Basel Miami, Automobili Lamborghini is proud to feature the exhibition “Lamborghini Countach: Future Is Our Legacy” at The Wolfsonian-FIU Museum in collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy. […]

Maserati celebrates 55th anniversary of the Ghibli

Maserati is celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Ghibli. On November 3, 1966, the Maserati Ghibli made its debut on the world stage: at the Ghia stand at the Turin Motor Show. A new interpretation of the concept of a gran-turismo car: The two-seater coupé was designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro. The name recalled a wind: […]

Lamborghini Jalpa turns 40

This year, Lamborghini celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Jalpa, that was presented for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show in March, 1981. In keeping with Lamborghini tradition, the Jalpa takes its name from a breed of fighting bulls, the Jalpa Kandachia, and is the Italian Carmaker’s last evolution of the grand-touring sedan […]